Pacific Rim Discourse: The U. S. Global Imaginary in the Late Cold War Years

  title={Pacific Rim Discourse: The U. S. Global Imaginary in the Late Cold War Years},
  author={Christopher Leigh Connery},
  journal={boundary 2},
  • C. Connery
  • Published 21 January 1994
  • Psychology
  • boundary 2
... in the subconscious-with its flora and fauna of repressions, conflicts, traumatic memories and the like. Travelling further, we reach a kind of far West, inhabited by Jungian archetypes and the raw materials of human mythology. Beyond this region lies a broad Pacific. Wafted across it on the wings of mescaline ... we reach what might be called the Antipodes of the mind. -Aldous Huxley, The Doors of Perception 

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