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Published: 07 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391449
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9144-9
Published: 07 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391449-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9144-9
Published: 15 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393214-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9321-4
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-129
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 29 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389743-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8974-3
Published: 22 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399674-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9967-4
Published: 13 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392767-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9276-7
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004561-103
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0456-1
Published: 23 August 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8600-1
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Published: 19 April 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381631-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8163-1
Published: 23 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386001-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8600-1
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374244-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7424-4
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373384-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7338-4
... In this chapter, Beaumont uses Slavoj Žižek’s theories of fantasy and parallax to examine a plot widespread throughout world literature: the “Sleeper Awakened” plot. Tracing the trajectory of a particular iteration of this plot involving the medieval Islamic sect known as the Assassins—a...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... of assassinations is flagged by a letter written by the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights. ...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373414-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7341-4
... execution films, images from Nazi concentration camps, home movie footage of President Kennedy’s assassination, and television news coverage of the Vietnam War—through their struggle to capture the “moment of death.” It argues that such attempts form a collective and enduring fantasy for documentarians and...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... This chapter considers the safety of the body and the issue’s underbelly, namely the necessary management of danger for migrant workers in violent times. Focusing on intracommunal struggles and their tense resolution—zooming in on one high-profile assassination—the ethnography shows dancers...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-105
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...) exposed the networks of complicity involving the military, government offcials, and drug cartels. Bascopé, also an evocative short-story writer and novelist, had worked with Luis Espinal at the radical weekly Aquí , and after Espinal’s assassination, during the García Meza regime, he succeeded him as...