Books Received, Issue 79

the minnesota review welcomes proposals for reviews of these and other recent books as well as journals, significant articles, and other works reflecting cultural and intellectual currents.  For reviews, we much prefer overviews to reports on specific books. For examples, check the review essays in recent past issues, available here. Please submit review essays to Janell Watson at submissions@theminnesotareview.org.  We do not publish reviews of creative works.

  • Andrade, Susan Z. 2011. The Nation Writ Small: African Fictions and Feminisms,  1958–1988. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Belletto, Steven. 2012. No Accident, Comrade: Chance and Design in Cold War American Narratives. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Broglio, Ron. 2011. Surface Encounters: Thinking with Animals and Art. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
  • Clough, Patricia Ticineto, and Craig Willse. 2011. Beyond Biopolitics: Essays on the Governance of Life and Death. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Cohen, Samuel S., and Lee Konstantinou, eds. 2012. The Legacy of David Foster Wallace. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press.
  • DeKoven, Marianne, and Michael Lundblad. 2012. Species Matters: Humane Advocacy and Cultural Theory. New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Esposito, Roberto. 2011. Immunitas: The Protection and Negation of Life. Translated by Zakiya Hanafi. Cambridge: Polity.
  • Gracyk, Theodore. 2011. The Philosophy of Art: An Introduction. New York: Polity.
  • Hegeman, Susan. 2012. The Cultural Return. Berkeley: University of California Press.
  • Holland, Eugene W. 2011. Nomad Citizenship: Free-Market Communism and the Slow-Motion General Strike. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
  • King, Katie. 2012. Networked Reenactments: Stories Transdisciplinary Knowledges Tell. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Lee, Maurice S. 2011. Uncertain Chances: Science, Skepticism, and Belief in Nineteenth-Century American Literature. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Mandiberg, Michael, ed. 2012. The Social Media Reader. New York: New York University Press.
  • Mignolo, Walter. 2011. The Darker Side of Western Modernity: Global Futures, Decolonial Options. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Mirzoeff, Nicholas. 2011. The Right to Look: A Counterhistory of Visuality. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Moon, Michael. 2012. Darger’s Resources. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Mukherjee, Roopali, and Sarah Banet-Weiser. 2012. Commodity Activism: Cultural Resistance in Neoliberal Times. New York: New York University Press.
  • Nair, Parvati. 2012. A Different Light: The Photography of Sebastião Salgado. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Parker, Andrew. 2012. The Theorist’s Mother. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Povinelli, Elizabeth A. 2011. Economies of Abandonment: Social Belonging and Endurance in Late Liberalism. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Saldívar, José David. 2012. Trans-Americanity: Subaltern Modernities, Global Coloniality, and the Cultures of Greater Mexico. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Schoenbach, Lisi. 2012. Pragmatic Modernism. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky. 2012. The Weather in Proust. Edited by Jonathan Goldberg. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
  • Wiegman, Robyn. 2012. Object Lessons. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s