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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 23.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Austen Rosenfeld © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Austen Rosenfeld Threat from Above Two people were killed Saturday at 12:25 pm when their single-engine plane crashed into a rugged canyon near a residential...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the conditions under which “words and images come together or pull apart and contest one another.” He constantly goes back and forth between literature and the visual arts, between words and images. Instead of seeing the study of images as a threat to literature, he sees it as an enrichment of it...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 61–80.
Published: 01 May 2016
... critique, the film executes its social crisis through the logic of vampiric speciology, immunizing the present against the threat of radical transformation and restoring a “natural” social order. However, the biopolitical writings of Roberto Esposito offer us a way to discern the ineradicable utopian...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 45.
Published: 01 November 2017
... problem with homosexuals —​just ’cause he’s got the right to language, free speech. How he’d show me his hunting knives and the bleached skulls of boars. His cocaine. The blank threat of everything left to violate. My security deposit. His daily looting. My shit job as a...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 17.
Published: 01 May 2016
... to lift your dress they want to know which secret is the realest one & what getting away costs they call you a threat to every woman but women can’t decide who gets to be a woman who gets to breathe like a bird in the ear somebody’s dearest wish pretty or not pretty Tennessee thinks you a...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 68–74.
Published: 01 November 2019
... most racist organizations in this country: [Hardin] portrayed overpopulation as an existential threat, and based many of his arguments on racist, pseudo-scientific assertions about immi- grants fertility rates. The Southern Poverty Law Center points out that one of the primary supporters of Hardin s...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 159.
Published: 01 November 2013
... York: New York University Press. Knighton, Andrew Lyndon. 2012. Idle Threats: Men and the Limits of Productivity in 19th-Century America. New York: New York University Press. López, Antonio M. 2012. Unbecoming Blackness: The Diaspora Cultures of Afro- Cuban America. New York: New York...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 149–154.
Published: 01 November 2006
... strictly university terrain. Still, it was unclear whether such a threat could be enforced, as many departments enacted resolutions not to replace each other's labor, leaving a very real question as to where hundreds of qualified replacements would be found. In an early sign of the difficulty of...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 10–11.
Published: 01 November 2016
... 10.1215/00265667-3630580  © 2016 Cady Vishniac 10 Vishniac  11 three! I’ll come for you soon,” and it says something else about God. I couldn’t tell you if the card is a threat or what, and I couldn’t tell you why I save the thing. So I can pull it out...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 155–159.
Published: 01 November 2006
... example, it has been common practice for managers to make illegal threats and to fire union supporters, knowing that by doing so they could defeat union-organizing drives and, even if ultimately found guilty years later, pay relatively small fines. These fines, seen as a cost of doing business...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 47–50.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Breaking down temporal and material barriers to critical discourse means reintroducing the fighting words that (in the Habermasian story) civil discourse arose to keep in check. Accordingly, online discourse includes trolls, flamewars, occasional threats to “out” pseudonymous...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 163–168.
Published: 01 November 2007
... a book tour to Germany because of death threats provoked by what he has said about the Armenians?” He replied, “Yes, I do know about that.” I went on, “As far as the panel goes, I am not interested in having a discussion about the historical truth of...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 205–218.
Published: 01 November 2009
... government-sponsored “noise imperialism” in response (Reynolds 759; Parsons 1248). US naval officers and government lawyers have replied that the national security interest served by the continued use of sonar outweighs the threat to anything else, including individual researchers, whales, or...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 133–140.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Sakowin), however, voiced specific and local concerns. They maintained that the pipeline crossed ground that had been ceded to the Sioux Nation in various treaties. They also con- tended that it posed a direct threat to sites held sacred by the Sioux Nation (as well as several other American Indian...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 236–241.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Bruce Robbins © 2009 the minnesota review 2009 Bruce Robbins Coerced Confessions I begin with two anecdotes. I would like to think that the genre of the anecdote offers at least a thin layer of protection against the threats of self-importance and self-righteousness. Self-importance...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
... 20 October 2006 issue of FrontPage Magazine contains a link to the website of the far-right United American Committee, which has as its stated goal opposition to the “threats of Islamist extremism” and the “education of the American people regarding the philosophies and...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
... a whole, and to overcome the threat of alienation” (9). What exactly is “culture as a whole,” or “the lifeworld in general” with which “we” want to feel connected (10)? Camouflage depends perhaps too much on an exaggerated sense of the aesthetic agency and autonomy of...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 179–184.
Published: 01 November 2007
...” that is “largely irrelevant to the polity as a whole” and distracts well- meaning critics from the “real threat on the right” (139). For McGowan, the difference between liberals and conservatives is mainly a moral one, but moral beliefs do not always cohere with concrete...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 159–163.
Published: 01 May 2009
... on which response was best or most appropriate—there were a lot of extenuating factors (like threats of getting fired)—but rather because I think that any attempt at graduate unionization may be faced with similar kinds of conundrums if they are seeking formal recognition. At...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 51–60.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Humanism, Inc., as we might call it. James Madison said standing armies are the greatest threat to liberty. Standing armies of professional humanists can be a threat to the liberal arts. It’s hard to have a decent conversation. A pile of books with...