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Issue 11 Dual Power

The division between empiricists and fantasists is clearest in politics. But it’s beginning to enter literature.

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The ’60s were a decade of both mass protests and mass concerts, and this was more than a coincidence.

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Egypt Notebook
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Perhaps history will view this wave of Arab unrest as another stage in the slow crumbling of US empire.

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The Battle of Wisconsin is only the latest front in this intra-class culture war.

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Raisa
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Argentinidad
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In America, Practical Criticism came to be known as “close reading,” and later came to be known as New Criticism.

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What if a certain neurotic investment is really the source of the best intellectual work?

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Despite its resemblance to certain strands of modernism, Remainder is most interesting as an allegory of realism.

Issue 11 Dual Power

For ordinary consumers in the early ’90s, what going online felt like depended largely on what service provider you used.

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I am barely hanging on and B of A is apparently eager to see me go down.

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