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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 137–142.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Eric Leuschner Leuschner 137 Eric Leuschner Academic Memoir (on Elaine Showalter, Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontents [Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2005]) Elaine Showalter wants you to know...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 21.
Published: 01 May 2017
... decade had passed when she bridged the two worlds like light entering towers as they crumble and spire —​desire born of scaffold and dust. She was speech, she was skin, and a vessel that held the two dwellings. The millennium gone —​flames into air, and like daylight...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 6.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., poked folded bills through the top-slot I had cut in diaphanous plastic. Opening my cow eyes wide, I’d flash an innocent smile, feel the power of persuasion. Later in my bedroom, I’d count the dollars, arrange change in tiny, powerful towers, tuck it all...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 20.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Easter if i was lucky but in the end i wasn’t also see Black Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday, etc. Golden Gate Empire State Sears Tower Eisenhower Interstate overpasses, thousands of them, as in...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 22.
Published: 01 November 2006
... few hours ago. Felicity Frisbie Bureaucracy Did you ever think about the people who make the city go? About the guy who had to change all the subway maps after the twin towers blew? Or the guys who have to make the...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 17.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the world sounded before it was born. Dawns and evenings he writes to the same seagull: In Manhattan the river is always drowning. The glass towers drift west with their voices locked in elevators, and the animals that can never again be slaughtered or healed. My home...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 6.
Published: 01 May 2007
... strange heat that burns through our houses and our clothes. They pop tops and laugh, drowning out the darkness. When the towers fell, when the last war started, they were out drinking, shouting, shooting...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 16.
Published: 01 May 2007
... wool, become dogs or mules who snap at intruders, nip us into strength. And we, are we still sheep for the shearing? I glance at the tower where I stabled for so long, at the stall where I nosed and snuffled for hours clocked...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 6–7.
Published: 01 May 2017
... beautiful children, my mother said, by way of condemnation. A 1960s scandal.   Who can say what goes on behind closed doors? This woman abandoned the view from Coit Tower, winding streets, fog pressing down on the bay...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 22.
Published: 01 November 2006
... ago. Felicity Frisbie Bureaucracy Did you ever think about the people who make the city go? About the guy who had to change all the subway maps after the twin towers blew? Or the guys who have to make the signs...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 34–35.
Published: 01 November 2006
... into the woods. It was like entering the mines on day-shift, but instead of the mills banked nine stories high—the towering trees! Brian’s saw worked a wedge on one side, and then he pushed the great trunk from the other until...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 42–45.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Chelsea Lemon Fetzer © 2016 Chelsea Lemon Fetzer 2016 Chelsea Lemon Fetzer Even the Far-Out Songs Emily’s drunk on three-dollar wine. Backbones crooked again, her tower of fists, so she has to lie flat on the floor, says I could spend ten years...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 59.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., first to one end, then the other. She raised the contraband to her nose and inhaled. The next night, she awoke at 12:46 and made her way with­ out the flashlight. She had been dreaming of tall towers of flames. Of airplanes. When she raised the tobacco to her teeth, the cellophane broke...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 4–24.
Published: 01 November 2011
.... Lucy Wilson was walking by on her way to work. “Helga! Quiet, girl —​it’s only Lucy.” Lucy was a signal tower operator in the railroad yard just beyond the gully that bordered his backyard, a spinster, about forty, a year or two older than him, her short, curly hair going gray, not a bad...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 25–26.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... But she be cold. ere be so much sectionals: like name before there be battle- ment and kingdom keeps, but also moaty moat and towers and walls to keep out the banditos. Also additionals: ags and kingdom crest and steeple but most important PORGU! Porgu name before were Manchester, our puggy pug, but...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 207–208.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Soul Covers: Rhythm and Blues Remakes and the Struggle for Artistic Identity. Durham: Duke UP, 2007. Berry, Joe. Reclaiming the Ivory Tower: Organizing Adjuncts to Change Higher Education. New York: Monthly Review P, 2005 Booker, M. Keith. Postmodern Hollywood: What’s New in Film and...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 33–37.
Published: 01 May 2020
... might be treason. I don t want to be around when the secret police come to arrest him and put him in the Tower. I d read about the Tower. Awful place. ey found bones under a ag- stone; the bones of two princes who had been murdered and buried there. Why would anyone bury princes under the oor. If I...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 104–112.
Published: 01 May 2012
... developed during the war, would 108 the minnesota review make it possible to translate all manner of scientific and technical material (1955, 16). This vision of translation-as-decoding was for- mulated in terms of the biblical paradigm of linguistic division: the Tower of Babel. Weaver...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 51–60.
Published: 01 November 2007
... give the truth time to get its boots on (except in exceptional cases where there is some unusual need for speed)? The problem is that this line only half makes sense. It quickly gets two lines crossed. (Think of it as a two-horse cart, with the Pegasus of ivory tower...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
... refugees are pressured to assimilate to new cultural contexts; both stealth bombers and suicide bombers blend in with their surroundings; antennae and radio towers are designed to simulate trees; along the borders between Gilo and neighboring Palestinian settlements, barrier walls are...