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Indeed, both activists had fractured relationships within intra-racial communities of women and scarcely represent a singular or authentic voice; instead, Feimster's Southern Horrors adumbrates the diverse positions on lynching that women held during the nadir of race relations.
Joan Didion comes close to believing the conspiracy theories she adumbrates, and in The Last Thing He Wanted (1996) characterization is overwhelmed by the reality of the Iran-Contra facts.
Interweaving the narrative with a young mother searching for meaning and an entomologist whose rationalist diligence leads to the discovery of a new species of moth, Mettler adumbrates an underlying theme in all of his work: the search, as he puts it, for a "balance between intellect and intuition, order and chaos, action and perception."
Toomer's visionary goal of "raceless individuality" adumbrates this novel-as-manifesto rendering of Infants of the Spring, "the only published account of the Harlem group's plan to create a body of 'objective' literature."
In very different ways each of the contributors arrives at the same general conclusion: despite the appropriation of post-structuralist and post-modern theoretical apparati, critics of early modern English culture have yet to comfortably situate the "problem of race" in an early modern historiography that fully adumbrates the complexity, fluidity, and problematic nature of the discourses of race that prevailed in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
In an historical postscript Jonathan Barry adumbrates an overview and reflects critically on the sociological scheme proposed by Habermas.
At the heart of empire he adumbrates powerlessness, living out of control, living with a sense of the tragic and the living out of faithful and caring family lives as prophetic acts of the peaceable kingdom.
McColley introduces reader-response theory and adumbrates an interesting theory of performed reading that is consonant with the notion of the everlasting gospel' that was certainly strongly advocated in the Interregnum.
Neil Parsons adumbrates the forthcoming joint-biography of Seretse Khama, of which he is one of the authors, with an examination of Seretse's impact on British public opinion in 1948-65 and in 1978; and that veteran Africanist, Anthony Kirk-Greene, brings the volume to a dignified conclusion with 'Doubly Elite: African Rhodes Scholars, 1960-90'.
When discussing polity and religion, she adumbrates the relevant scholarly debates and adds her own assessments where sources provide insight, but she firmly resists the temptation to "theorize prematurely." She succumbs, however, when treating the heroes of her story, the peddlers of Tokuchin-ho, or "Honai merchants." Chapter 5 begins, "The history of the Honai merchants is a shining example of a commercial success story in premodern Japan." Tonomura reveals in lush detail how these peddlers, working in a risky political environment, employed deception, fraud, bribery, political bullying, and physical violence to ruin their rivals and build their commercial empires.
In his concluding chapter Netton adumbrates a theory of semiotics for Islamic theology, be it medieval or modern, which can be pursued in four distinct ways: the way of the Ulama, i.e., the "bila kayf"; the way of unknowing espoused by both the Islamic Neoplatonists and the Islamic proponents of the via negativa; the way of the mystic which signals the utter unity of being by dissolving all language; and finally, a way not present in medieval Islam, the way of the deconstructionist.
The twenty-six works on canvas, panel, or paper in Barrickman's recent show exhibited vastly disparate styles and subjects--ranging from the loose brushwork that evokes swirling nocturnal blurs of colored light in Street Cat, 2014, to the blocky, hard-edge paint application (on a fake-brick vinyl-siding support) in Night Files, 2016; from the evanescent, bleached-out portrayal of a chef on a cigarette break in 4th Minute, 2016, a mood study in green and blue shadows and reflections that is far more formally sophisticated than its comics-style linearity would suggest, to the Raoul Dufy-esque ornamental filigree that adumbrates the not-quite-legible architectural space of Emperor of China Restaurant, 2016.