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Unlike the familiar tensions of "capitalism versus aesthetic modernity" or "modernity versus tradition," she argues that the new Polish drama exists in a kind of terra incognita, what she calls a "liquefaction of modernity" and describes as a state of ambiguity or teleological uncertainty that results in the shifting ground on which young Polish playwrights are compelled to conceive their creative projects.
We seem to have encountered some shifting ground in the argument.
The Palace of westminster's clock tower has not been perfectly vertical for years because of shifting ground conditions and tunnelling for Tube lines.
For foundation repair companies, at least, the drought is a boon because the same soil that causes water lines to rupture and streets to crack causes foundations to buckle under the shifting ground.
There is no doubt, however, that in the first half of 2011 there has been shifting ground.
At its most laissez-faire, the practice portrays "the street" to be a shifting ground of suffering and self-interest, sceptical alienation from politics and innocent devotion to a given politician.
The Nieman Journalism Lab, launchedlast fall in response to industry's search for workable business models for journalism in the era of digital media, provides real time updates on the rapidly shifting ground on which journalism is rebuilding.
Boring on grade is difficult enough, but we were also dealing with wet sandy soil, and maintaining the grade in shifting ground conditions can be a tough challenge," says Rea.
39pm was believed to be caused by what seismologists call a "mountain bump," in which shifting ground forces chunks of rock from the walls.
39pm on Thursday was believed to be caused by what seismologists call a "mountain bump," in which shifting ground forces chunks of rock from the walls.
The fourteen prominent theorists of Islam and feminism represented in On Shifting Ground say that Muslim women, often presumed by Western and otherwise distant observers to operate only within a cloistered sphere, are actually well-positioned to help shape the outside world.
But its party political broadcast today seems to be shifting ground to stress the positive.