Books Received, Issue 82

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 Please submit review essays to Janell Watson at  We do not publish reviews of creative works.

Agamben, Giorgio. 2013. The Highest Poverty: Monastic Rules and Form-of-Life. Translated by Adam Kotsko. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.

Badiou, Alain. 2013. Cinéma. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

Badiou, Alain. 2013. Philosophy and the Event. Translated by Fabien Tarby. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

Bell, Stephen, and Hui Feng. 2013. The Rise of the People’s Bank of China: The Politics of Institutional Change. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Bernstein, Richard J. 2013. Violence: Thinking without Banisters. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

Bowie, Andrew. 2013. Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy. Cambridge, UK: Polity.

C., Javier Sanjinés. 2013. Embers of the Past: Essays in Times of Decolonization. Translated by David Frye. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Camus, Albert. 2013. Algerian Chronicles. Translated by Arthur Goldhammer. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Castle, Gregory. 2013. The Literary Theory Handbook. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley.

Ferry, Luc. 2013. On Love: A Philosophy for the Twenty-First Century. Oxford, UK: Polity Press.

Franco, Jean. 2013. Cruel Modernity. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Fuss, Diana. 2013. Dying Modern: A Meditation on Elegy. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

McGowan, Todd. 2013. Enjoying What We Don’t Have: The Political Project of Psychoanalysis. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Mizruchi, Mark S. 2013. The Fracturing of the American Corporate Elite. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Montag, Warren. 2013. Althusser and His Contemporaries: Philosophy’s Perpetual War. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Olivares, Jorge. 2013. Becoming Reinaldo Arenas: Family, Sexuality, and the Cuban Revolution. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Polar, Antonio Cornejo. 2013. Writing in the Air: Heterogeneity and the Persistence of Oral Tradition in Andean. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Ricœur, Paul. 2013. Being, Essence and Substance in Plato and Aristotle. Translated by Jean-Louis Schlegel. Cambridge, UK: Polity.

Song, Min Hyoung. 2013. Children of 1965: On Writing, and Not Writing, as an Asian American. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Stiegler, Bernard. 2013. What Makes Life Worth Living: On Pharmacology. Translated by Daniel Ross. English ed. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

Stoler, Ann Laura. 2013. Imperial Debris: On Ruins and Ruination. Durham, NC: Duke Univerity Press.

Trinh, T. Minh-Ha. 2013. D-Passage: The Digital Way. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.


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