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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 29.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Jason Bredle © 2015 Jason Bredle 2015 Jason Bredle 52-Hertz Whale We began to speak exclusively in metaphors —​ a fight broke out at a tulip festival between a bear in a diaper and a guy in tight pants who could shoot lasers from his eyes, if you know what I...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 205–218.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Wildlife Biology .” PhD Dissertation . MIT , 2006 . Burnett D. Graham . “ The Very Pelvis of the World: Science and the Pursuit of Whales .” Objects in Transition . Ed. Daston Lorraine . Berlin : Planck , 2007 . Carson Rachel . Silent Spring . New York : Houghton Mifflin...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 47–53.
Published: 01 November 2015
... polar bear. The bear becomes an owl. The owl becomes a ship. The ship becomes a dog, and the dog becomes a wolf. And so on. But a whale is always a whale. I am beginning to dream in colors I know I’ve never seen. And yet. I have no one to blame but the whale. It is true that none of us have...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 11.
Published: 01 November 2013
... tailor for holes. And the singing! Like lights going out at 7, the calm of a weather that is rain and rain, and the rain steams up on the inside of the houses, and the kids are made of baling wire and balsa. There’s nothing to worry about, and all the prophets have whales...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 42–45.
Published: 01 May 2016
... whale’s eye. This one, barely a net to puzzle sunlight not too wrecked to get picked up. ...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 127–128.
Published: 01 May 2017
... sandwiches from foil drink coffee from flasks and we all watch the sun stoop low. A whole whale underground and a stoop to lift reach under it why never only ever do it when you really really need it through the whispered clouds what do we have? Only times of harsh clenching when this is not one of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 48–51.
Published: 01 November 2017
... white gravel lane. I always ate Snickers bars that’d been frozen in a deep freezer. I would ride on my mother’s back, pretending she was a whale. She would go under and then come back up like a whale. Finally, now, still kicking, we can see the surface, a ceiling of crystal light.” “I am...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 263–268.
Published: 01 November 2009
... doctrines, scientific discourses on whales, and mariners’ tales about violent cetaceans. “As a result,” he argues, “of Melville’s compulsive juxtaposition of competing ideologies, and his exorbitant elaboration of their central motifs, Moby-Dick fractures the orthodox nineteenth-century model of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 165–169.
Published: 01 November 2009
... einer kritischen Theorie für di Befreiung der Tiere . Aschaffenburg : Alibri , 2007 . Boria Sax Who Patrols the Human-Animal Divide? If form and function counted more than history, the whale would be a fish and the bat would be a bird. In academia, convergent evolution...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 47–63.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the whale, meaning the indeterminacy, the undefinability, the inexpressibility, the unspeakability of Being. Ahab reduced Being to this object that he could put a harpoon into and end mankind’s problem with the finiteness of mortality, and Ishmael is...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 11–18.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... The day darkened, the water was cast in varying shades of pewter by the cloud shade. The clouds churned slowly, lethargic as whales in the warm flows of the gulf stream; the wind picked up, lapped the water, kicked it up in little peaks, pulled the current, pulled him back to where he’d come...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 63–74.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., not neotangerine. My build, too, is average, falling the minnesota review comfortably in the middle of the bell-shaped curve between anorexia and blubber, fitting comfortably into blue jeans, not blue whales. Despite appearances, these comparisons give political correctness its due...