Such a hope, I submit, is best described not as a fundamental rejection of a totalising state of bareness
, but as a technique to manage the contingency of what continues to be perceived as bare life.
One arc of the novel is that from the heroic refugee who rises above the shame of the bareness
of refugeehood through the construction of a new national identity to the refugee of today, deprived of any opportunity to reassert her active subjectivity, who must instead rely on the passive and precarious reliance on survival and help from others.
These two methods, then, are (1) observing your thoughts and seeing them disappear into the clear bareness
of your mind, and (2) analysing your mind and coming in this way also to its bare clarity.
managed to transform both classical and folk practices into mere spectacle, parasitically deriving their attraction from earlier traditions while diluting their appeal' (p132), and in her reading of Mahanagar, she draws out Ray's preoccupation with the bareness
of reality by setting his cinematic practice in relation to the 'expressionist extravaganza' of Fritz Lang's Metropolis, in contrast with which 'Mahanagar, in its deliberately stripped-down style, conveys its own impoverished cultural predicament' (pp162, 164).
65), is accompanied by a shifting of the blame to the larger societal conditions: "Faith, for their poverty, I know not where they had that, and for their bareness
, I am sure they never learned that of me" (1 Henry IV 4.
In the western hero's attempt to bridge wilderness and civilization, there is always the implication that the backdrop of epic magnitude--the "yawning distances that seem to swallow sound and time," as William Athern put it--has some sort of regenerative power for the hero; while frontier society, the limitations, the bareness
, the pressures of obligation, leave him lonely, alienated, and suffering.
Only now does the cupboard's bareness
amplify synchronised's tragic loss.
Putting up coving is a great way to take the bareness
away from room
Ishaque (2011) Potassium application reduces bareness
in different maize hybrids under crowding stress conditions.
Moving down the hallway, Tom was embarrassed by the bareness
of his home and how unlived it looked.
5) "Race was not the only cause of the inferiority of the gaucho; there was something in the geography and geology of the interior--a sickness in the landscape, a bareness
and harshness which produced violence and mental sterility .
I had always loved the gleaming bareness
of the dance studio, free of the oppressiveness of stuff.