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Nayman of Noland

Philip Kitcher

in Joyce's Kaleidoscope: An Invitation to Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195321029
eISBN:
9780199851317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321029.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter considers a character that embodies a quite different vision of human life, the frightened dreamer of the upstairs bedroom, Shem the Penman. Shem, it suggests, offers a vision of how a ... More


Life's Robulous Rebus

Philip Kitcher

in Joyce's Kaleidoscope: An Invitation to Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195321029
eISBN:
9780199851317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321029.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Reading the Wake, as one begins to feel that not a single syllable makes sense, a natural first question is to ask what is going on. Derivatively, one may wonder who is speaking and how the ... More


The Hubbub Caused in Edenborough

Philip Kitcher

in Joyce's Kaleidoscope: An Invitation to Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195321029
eISBN:
9780199851317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321029.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter looks at the time near the beginning of the Wake, and traces the themes and topics through successive chapters. The first chapter of the Wake assembles characters and material that are ... More


The Keys to. Given!

Philip Kitcher

in Joyce's Kaleidoscope: An Invitation to Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195321029
eISBN:
9780199851317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321029.003.0020
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Joyce interposes more than twenty pages before giving another letter from ALP and allowing her the Wake's last words. This intervening material involves short vignettes that recall other parts of the ... More


The Political Economy of the DREAM Act and the Legislative Process: Doe Goes to College

Michael A. Olivas

in No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762448
eISBN:
9780814762455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762448.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Undocumented children graduate from schools, and like others, want to attend college, where they no longer have the safe harbor of Plyler. Several states allowed undocumented college students to ... More


Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences

Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226569871
eISBN:
9780226570075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226570075.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences explores biologists who had grand ideas that went beyond the “run of the mill” science of their peers. Each of the eighteen figures ... More


Envoi—Intimations of Mortality: The Ethnographer’s Dream and the Return of the Vultures

Gananath Obeyesekere

in The Awakened Ones: Phenomenology of Visionary Experience

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153621
eISBN:
9780231527309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153621.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter presents some reflections. The chapter argues that some of our profoundest insights of the spirit emerge from processes of thought outside the rational cogito even though the final act ... More


Epilogue: The Scientist Dreamer

Joan Roughgarden

in Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226569871
eISBN:
9780226570075
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226570075.003.0020
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This brief epilogue presents seven distinctive features of scientific dreaming as well as some advice to those who are considering becoming scientific dreamers themselves.


Christopher de Graffenried: The Dreamer

David La Vere

in The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469610900
eISBN:
9781469612577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469610900.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter focuses on Christopher de Graffenried, who seemed like the kind of person more worldly men often looked on as an easy mark. He was also snobbish, condescending, given to complaint, and ... More


The Dreamers: Youth Leadership and the Legacy of DACA

Hannah Gill

in The Latino Migration Experience in North Carolina, Revised and Expanded Second Edition: New Roots in the Old North State

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469646411
eISBN:
9781469646435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646411.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 6 describes the efforts of North Carolina’s “Dreamers,” young undocumented people who were part of a national social movement for immigrants’ rights and access to higher education. Dreamers ... More


A Vigil at the End of the World

Kathryn Abrams

in Looking for Law in All the Wrong Places: Justice Beyond and Between

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283712
eISBN:
9780823286164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283712.003.0013
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

An account of a vigil held by undocumented immigrants "at the end of the world," in the Arizona desert on a march to an immigration detention center, reveals how the voicing of emotional anguish ... More


Dreaming across Borders

Deborah A. Boehm

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0014
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter chronicles the in-between position of Dreamers, or undocumented migrant youth who were born outside of the United States, but have lived in the United States for many years and consider ... More


Reflections: Still Dreaming

Margarita Salas-Crespo

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0016
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Margarita Salas-Crespo came to the United States as an undocumented immigrant at the age of ten. Despite language barriers and without access to U.S. citizenship, she excelled in every way. Living as ... More


Introduction and Historical Context

Marjorie S. Zatz and Nancy Rodriguez

in Dreams and Nightmares: Immigration Policy, Youth, and Families

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780520283053
eISBN:
9780520958890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520283053.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Throughout its history, the United States has wrestled with its immigration policy and practice. These debates play out on national and local stages in the form of moral panics about immigration and ... More


4 The Political Economy of the DREAM Act and the Legislative Process: Doe Goes to College

Michael A. Olivas

in No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762448
eISBN:
9780814762455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762448.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Undocumented children graduate from schools, and like others, want to attend college, where they no longer have the safe harbor of Plyler. Several states allowed undocumented college students to ... More


Introduction: Perchance to Dream

Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich (eds)

in Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226569871
eISBN:
9780226570075
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226570075.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In the Introduction we explore the conditions that helped foster novelty in the life sciences, arguing that features relating to personality, training, institutional support, collaboration, and the ... More


“Litel Sercles” of Sound: Resonance and the Noise of Language in Chaucer’s House of Fame

Adin E. Lears

in World of Echo: Noise and Knowing in Late Medieval England

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501749605
eISBN:
9781501749629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749605.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter discusses the Dreamer's journey to Fame's house as a reward for years of diligent service to the god of Love through an explanation by the eagle and visionary guide of Geoffrey Chaucer's ... More


“The Nation’s Hoop is Broken and Scattered”: Dreamers, Ghost Dancers, and the Indian Apocalypse

John Howard Smith

in A Dream of the Judgment Day: American Millennialism and Apocalypticism, 1620-1890

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197533741
eISBN:
9780197533772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197533741.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The bulk of American Indian resistance to Euro-American colonialism and territorial cessions took two primary forms: offensive military action and unsuccessful political maneuvers in the form of ... More


The health challenges facing children on the move

Susan Bissell and Jacqueline Bhabha

in The Health of Refugees: Public Health Perspectives from Crisis to Settlement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780198814733
eISBN:
9780191852459
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814733.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

An unprecedented number of young people are crossing borders; many more are ‘internally displaced’. This chapter explores the vulnerability and resilience of refugee children and adolescents. It ... More


Sticking to the Script: The Battle over Representations

Sujatha Fernandes

in Curated Stories: The Uses and Misuses of Storytelling

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190618049
eISBN:
9780190618087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190618049.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Culture

This chapter looks at how storytelling was used by mainstream immigrant rights groups to produce an aspiring class of upwardly mobile and self-reliant undocumented youth while defusing broader ... More


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