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Series: Next Wave Provocations
Published: 15 March 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387589-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8758-9
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... frankness life/death poison alter worlds writing ...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027201-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... Berlant's day-to-day experiences in diary-like format albeit with the characteristic insights and turns of phrase that illuminate the ways that affect shapes encounters and episodes within and beyond the ordinary. frankness life/death poison alter worlds writing ...
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027294-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2729-4
... The interlude “Songify Your Life” conjures the querulously heartbreaking crossroads of race, sexuality, and voice-alteration technologies through one specific example that endures as the “real-world” doppelgänger of several of the pieces included in Feenin. Auto-Tune Auto-Tune the News...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374534-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... that this leads to a conception of the world as a nontotalizable whole or text in general and an understanding of the opening of the world by the coming of the other as the imperative to act. It explores the insights that narrative can give us into the opening of worlds and concludes with an account of the world...
Published: 19 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059400-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5940-0
... to decenter the West in accounts of queer worlds especially in the Global South. Even with new approaches to location, transnational queer anthropology continues to depend on alterity. transnational culture globalization alterity ...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... that narrative can give us into the opening of worlds and concludes with an account of the world as [1]having a “literary” structure. Derrida the inhuman alterity general text the messianic literature gift of time narrative ...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... This chapter follows the media of freedom fighters Mabel and Robert Williams. From Havana and later Beijing, the Williamses produced media that connected political developments in China and Vietnam. This chapter explores the impact of discourses and representations of Third World anti-colonial...
Published: 13 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027409-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2740-9
... Chapter 2 examines how the more-than-human world shaped the spatial possibilities for aspiring rulers following a key turning point in the city's history: the invasion of highland monarch Radama I's military troops in 1824. The new colonial order they imposed radically altered the spatial...
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374541-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7454-1
... After World War II, successive Nigerian constitutions brought increasing degrees of internal self-rule. Emirate governance gradually lost direct administrative authority to other institutions. The personnel of the native authorities were eclipsed by officials of the secular state. At the same...
Published: 01 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027478-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2747-8
.... This entails a different political imaginary and a mode of critical thought that is waged against ongoing forms of repression encountered in the social world beyond the gallery and the museum. This fundamentally alters the aesthetic claims of engaged art, requiring an analysis that is sensitive to the scalar...
Published: 05 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023807-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2380-7
... As an urban portrait, Jacopo de’ Barbari’s View of Venice describes the city’s unique forma urbis as it celebrates Venice and its architectural monuments. The composite bird’s-eye view permits more of the city to be seen, and visual enhancements and optical alterations enliven and enrich...
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By Pheng Cheah
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... Derrida the inhuman alterity general text the messianic literature gift of time narrative ...
Published: 19 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5940-0
... departs from twentieth-century culture concepts, it highlights ethnographic explorations of the connection of queer life to territory and geopolitics and evaluates attempts to decenter the West in accounts of queer worlds especially in the Global South. Even with new approaches to location, transnational...
Published: 10 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386452-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8645-2
Published: 05 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2380-7
... century. The wellhead was then transformed from a utilitarian necessity into a collector’s item, with the finest examples dispersed to museums, parks, and private estates throughout the world. wellhead vera da pozzo cistern network collecting Jacopo de’ Barbari’s View reveals much about...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-143
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., before any other force as the giver of all life and the source of strength for a refounded nation. The following year, when Bolivia hosted the World People’s Conference on Climate Change, the indigenous movements were given another chance to push the Movement to Socialism ( mas ) government to go beyond...
Published: 13 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2740-9
... the negotiated forms of authority that comprised early society in Mahajanga. toponym Antalaotra Sakalava authority encounter Chapter 2 examines how the more-than-human world shaped the spatial possibilities for aspiring rulers following a key turning point in the city's history: the invasion...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... of discourses and representations of Third World anti-colonial revolution and guerrilla warfare on the Williamses' constructions of radical black internationalism and depictions of African Americans and Chinese as soul sisters and brothers in arms against American empire. The chapter also examines how...
Published: 01 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2747-8
... against ongoing forms of repression encountered in the social world beyond the gallery and the museum. This fundamentally alters the aesthetic claims of engaged art, requiring an analysis that is sensitive to the scalar specificity of this resistance as it moves from the reshaping of the individual...