2009 Issue 1

Vol. XI, no. 1, 2009: Durability and Transience: Cultural Borders of Temporality

Katherine Henninger. “I PREFER TO LOOK FORWARD”: POSITIONING THE U.S. SOUTH IN THE TIME OF BARACK OBAMA abstract and full text

John Lowe. CALYPSO MAGNOLIA: TRANSIENCE AND DURABILITY IN THE GLOBAL SOUTH abstract and full text

Radu Surdulescu. HISTORY HELPLESSLY REVISITED: KURT VONNEGUT’S FICTIONAL “TIMEQUAKE” abstract and full text

Rodica Mihăilă. STRATEGIES OF ENDURANCE: THE MYTH OF AMERICAN EXCEPTIONALISM abstract and full text

Laura Savu. RESTLESS IN AMERICA (AND BEYOND): EXPANDING SPACE AND TIME FRONTIERS abstract and full text

Mihai A. Stroe. ERNEST CALLENBACH’S INTERTOPIA AND THE QUEST FOR DEEP TIME: ECOTOPIAN PATHS TO NATURAL PHILOSOPHY, NATIVE AMERICAN WISDOM AND THE HIGH ROMANTIC REPUBLIC abstract and full text

Ludmila Martanovschi. “IT HAS ALWAYS BEEN THIS WAY”: PERSPECTIVES ON TIME IN PUEBLO AND DINÉ WOMEN’S POETRY abstract and full text

Monica Bottez. CYCLICAL TIME AND LINEAR TIME IN THOMAS KING’S GREEN GRASS, RUNNING WATER abstract and full text

Timothy Weiss. TIME AND TRANSLATIONAL IDENTITIES IN WILSON HARRIS’S THE TREE OF THE SUN abstract and full text

Mihaela Precup. APPREHENDING GHOSTS: INVISIBILITY AND MOURNING IN ALISON BECHDE’S FUN HOME (2006) abstract and full text

Julia Hölzl. TEMPS PERDU? ON TRANSIENCE abstract and full text

Richard Witt. PASSING TRAINS, FLEETING GLIMPSES abstract and full text

José Igor Prieto-Arranz. DURABILITY OR TRANSIENCE? ENGLISHNESS AND THE LEGACY OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND abstract and full text

Hasan Baktir. CHALLENGE TO TEMPORALITY, SEARCH FOR THE SUBLIMITY: MYSTIC QUEST OF THE NARRATOR IN WILLIAM BECKFORD’S EXCURSION TO GRAND CHARTREUSE (1779) abstract and full text

Daniela Brown. GEOLOGICAL TIME AND HUMAN TRANSIENCE IN WILLIAM DYCE’S PEGWELL BAY, KENT: A RECOLLECTION OF OCTOBER 5TH 1858 abstract and full text

Sule Okuroglu Ozun. TEMPORAL DIMENSIONS OF IDENTITY: THE CASE OF SOUTH- ASIAN DIASPORA LIVING IN BRITAIN abstract and full text

Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru. SHADOW LINES OF SELFHOOD: SUBJECTIVE TEMPORALITIES IN DOMNICA RĂDULESCU’S TRAIN TO TRIESTE abstract and full text

Helen York. TRANSMISSION AND TRANSIENCE: DURABILITY OF MEDIA IN THE ELECTRONIC AGE abstract and full text