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By John Holbo

FRAMING THEORY'S EMPIRE all started lifestyles as a "book event"-an on-line, roundtable-style symposium on THEORY'S EMPIRE (Columbia UP, 2005). dozen members provided studies, feedback, and observation. Now in ebook shape, it features a preface through Scott McLemee and afterthoughts from THEORY'S EMPIRE'S editors. WHAT OTHERS HAVE acknowledged . . . because the idea period attracts to an in depth, we want greater than ever clever rumination and debate over what all of it intended. THEORY'S EMPIRE was once a tremendous step in that course. Framing THEORY'S EMPIRe incorporates at the dialog with sophistication and aptitude. -Denis Dutton, editor, PHILOSOPHY & LITERATURE . . . it truly is infrequent for authors to have their paintings be the item of a long, designated, critical and vigorous discussion presently after its book. John Holbo's dedication to utilizing the net as an tool for bringing approximately accurately this kind of discussion is an excellent instance of the way new applied sciences can improve the standard of our highbrow exchanges. And to make that vigorous discussion be the article of one other publication, online and in not easy replica, is yet another contribution. -Daphne Patai, editor, THEORY'S EMPIRE . . . individuals: Mark Bauerlein, Michael Bérubé, Timothy Burke, Chris Cagle, Christopher Conway, Will H. Corral, Jodi Dean, Brad DeLong, Morris Dickstein, John Emerson, Jonathan Goodwin, Daniel eco-friendly, Matt Greenfield, John Holbo, Mark Kaplan, Scott Eric Kaufman, Adam Kotsko, Kathleen Lowrey, Jonathan Mayhew, Sean McCann, Scott McLemee, John McGowan, Daphne Patai, Kenneth Rufo, Amardeep Sing, and Jeffrey Wallen

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