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Published: 03 April 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381396-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8139-6
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 14 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002598-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0259-8
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027294-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2729-4
... through session work or sampling. This centrality of the disembodied BlackFem singing voice also amplifies the deep connections between R&B and electronic dance music, especially house and techno. BlackFem singing voice house music Black music sampling ...
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027294-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2729-4
... that gesture beyond disembodied communication, I turn my attention to the multifarious manifestations of techno-informational gadgets (especially cellular/mobile telephones) in R&B from 2000 to 2010, in both content and form, a genre acutely concerned with the conjuring of interiority, emotion, and affect...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
...-latency telecommunications. Moreover, issues related to latency suggest that embodiment and disembodiment are deeply connected to a persistent desire to reinscribe telematics in the cognitive modes of traditional, in-the-same-room performance. Telematics improvisation Afrological microtiming ...
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027362-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
... Chapter 2 moves from the mediated and communal space of the disembodied classroom to proffer a close literary analysis of the writing generated in Hulihia VII: Writings from Prison and Beyond: “Home” Edition . As writing subverts the state-sanctioned imposition of a civic death, so do...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374374-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7437-4
... Chapter 2 examines the resonance between feminism and naturalized (and neuro-) philosophy in theories of the embodied mind. Both literatures challenge dominant accounts of neurocognition as disembodied and abstract, and draw from pragmatist and phenomenological ideas of engaged, practical...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... aesthetics brings forth a bodily representation of vulnerability, highlighting both the disembodiment induced by mass political violence and the embodied potential for resistance and self-determination. The body in Hatoum’s work, in regrounding itself in new diasporic intimacies, opens up...
Published: 26 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002437-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0243-7
... Contrary to Marx and Freud, fetishism is not primarily an error but a central semiotic dimension of social life at is most normal—that is, where people of different ranks and social backgrounds struggle to define their relationships with each other. Hence, not even theory itself is a disembodied...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-114
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The neoliberal state, the media, and international-development institutions spoke in terms of disembodied concepts such as “restructuring” and “relocation,” but the massive layoffs from the mines in the late 1980s had very human effects. The adversity faced by mineworkers included concrete...
Published: 31 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375418-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7541-8
... Chapter 3 looks at embodiment and disembodiment in the articulation of black women’s layered visibility. This chapter looks at the positioning of physical prowess in representations of American abolitionist Harriet Tubman and Brazilian slave deity Blessed Anastácia. I argue that certain...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., and the notion of Patria could seem disembodied and abstract. One patriot sought to put the idea in very grounded terms for Indian peasants: “The Patria is the place where we exist and our own land” [La Patria es el lugar donde existimos y nuestro propio suelo]. 2 By implication, the Spaniards were usurpers...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... suggest that embodiment and disembodiment are deeply connected to a persistent desire to reinscribe telematics in the cognitive modes of traditional, in-the-same-room performance. Telematics improvisation Afrological microtiming Improvisers are interested in placing themselves in situations...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... miners achieved a host of social benefits for the working class and stood their ground for democracy. It says goodbye to a memorable phase of Bolivian history. The neoliberal state, the media, and international-development institutions spoke in terms of disembodied concepts such as “restructuring...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
....” 1 However, some Indians continued to feel loyalty toward the king of Spain, and the notion of Patria could seem disembodied and abstract. One patriot sought to put the idea in very grounded terms for Indian peasants: “The Patria is the place where we exist and our own land” [La Patria es el lugar...