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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 56–68.
Published: 01 May 2021
.../Marie_Curie ( accessed December 22, 2020 ). Margret Grebowicz Ecology after Dark Chernobyl s Wild Horses and the Traffic in Desire In July 2018 I visited the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Zone of Alienation, popularly known as the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, as part of a group of nine scholars...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 91–99.
Published: 01 May 2018
... as the environmental aspect of biopolitics. Copyright © 2018 Virginia Tech 2018 Mt. Everest Ueli Steck mountaineering traffic death zone time biopolitics Works Cited Abbey Edward . 1977 . The Journey Home: Some Words in Defense of the American West . New York : Plume . Andrews...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 16–17.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Tom Wayman © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 the minnesota review Tom Wayman Carrot For years I dwelt in an apartment whose window gazed at a bridge across Burrard Inlet over which traffic at every hour rose toward downtown or returned, while the hours themselves flashed...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 29.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Mike Casey © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 Mike Casey Bagley's Sign Bagley's sign on the road near the monkey house the POW cage people put up a traffic sign prisoner crossing good ideas go wrong though started off comical...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 2.
Published: 01 November 2014
... books could barely stand beside the bed. What remained: things we kept nailing to walls: a city map where traffic leapt in the streets; photograph of your father —​a candid shot. He is young, thin. We hardly slept in summer months when winged things crept in the windows...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 30.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of sounds / men dropping hammers & picking them up / your father has built enough homes this year to invite everyone over / anyone out drinking tonight who swerves to hit me / who notices the oil stain on my jeans resembling bones / quiets my body’s need to be every inch traffic camera & fluorescent...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 45–46.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and the ascension scenes erected by evangelical farmers along country highways. Before the ebb of traffic pulls them away, she ponders which of the herd is the Judas cow, the one trained to lead them all up the ramp of the slaughterhouse but spared the inevitable hammer blow...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 18–19.
Published: 01 November 2013
...— Gust of wind pushing the car to the shoulder. Traffic report. Weather report. War report. Inaudible pop song. Little white crosses on the shoulder. Blue guitar rift. High hat. hey, hey, hey—  The cigarette’s cherry bouncing, signaling in the rearview mirror. No one...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 21–22.
Published: 01 November 2006
... after I walked as my own lord. d. It's one-way traffic, the spruce and pine of Jalalabad buried by strafe and strife, the old water-carrier with one-eyed wife one of the walking dead, human land-mine planted by our own traitors. Minds explode at misreadings of ayats...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 15–25.
Published: 01 November 2007
... to be enough room to park all the cars. This is what’s ahead of us, you know. No one wants to go down Sukumvit Road every Saturday night. All that traffic. They get bored.” But we do, thought Mana. We go there every Saturday night. We’re not bored. “Right...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 94–101.
Published: 01 November 2019
... came out ahead: people allocated only 3 8 per- cent of their time to travel (instead of 28 percent). Illich writes: What distinguishes the traffic in rich countries from traffic in poor countries is not more mileage per hour of life-time for the majority, but more hours of compulsory consumption...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 14–16.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... These days you follow the app on your phone, a computerized voice telling you when and where to turn. You won t even drive the streets you know without it, waiting for word of traffic ahead, rerouting to save you four minutes. I can slip away into sleep or some other form of unknowing. Believe me, I...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 15–17.
Published: 01 November 2009
... at attention but certainly not at ease. Any halt in inmate traffic spells trouble. Something was going to happen. The con directly behind me whispered, “This ain’t good.” One of the new jacks was summoned forward by a crooked finger, and one of five surly correctional officers stationed...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 61–64.
Published: 01 November 2007
... and professional demands. It must be short. It must present a thumbnail sketch of the book’s argument. While it may contain genteel praise (“insightful,” “profound,” “provocative”) or traffic in tempered opprobrium (“infelicitous,” “insufficient,” “of limited interest it may not do...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2008
...-grandmother’s funeral. I remember sitting in a long line of cars riding slowly through traffic, being smushed in the back seat between two grieving family members; walking block after block in shoes too big for my feet. Only to walk into the church to see a dead person that didn’t look like...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 61–80.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the most mundane activities (traffic, society, diet, and so on) of its inhabitants (10). In opposition to this disciplinary quarantine and its purist or exclusivist anxieties, the inoculation practices used to fight the epidemic of small- pox did so not through impeding but through strategically...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 46–53.
Published: 01 November 2013
... green like traffic lights, and I let myself go, for a moment, into an existence where we are seventy and Benny smokes a pipe of cherry tobacco, our lives culminating in a series of satisfyingly unexceptional events. It is this world, the one I’ve not yet been to, that I will miss the most...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 37–45.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the road for just a second. We’d never know for sure. He picked me up from aftercare that day and didn’t tell me until we were home, the two of us standing in our driveway, alone together the way we’ve been ever since. “There were 37,261 other recorded traffic-related deaths last year,” my...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 144–152.
Published: 01 November 2015
... conditions imposed on labor and everyday life. It is his perspective from a hill that, at one point, allows the lyric energies of Trethewey’s verse to break into her prose analysis: 150 the minnesota review He got a job directing traffic, standing on the highway waving a flag. He got...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... for Houston, where my wife has family. We left New Orleans at 7 a.m. and arrived in Houston about midnight, a seventeen-hour drive that normally takes about six hours. After a trying day of sitting in traffic, listening to radio reports about the storm, and worrying about its effects on my city...