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Published: 24 September 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390312-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9031-2
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-033
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... and headless chickens, impaled, fluttering and dancing in a shop window. Two washing lines slice the window vertically. Meat hooks hang from the cord lines, piercing the elongated yet rather fat necks, all skinniness concentrated in the legs, which dangle in the air, feet splayed open like hands...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... strength, evidenced by the horn s ability to deftly impale or cleave and subse- quently swing the assailed opponent upward into the air. Depicting monstrosity also entailed painting hybrid one- horned creatures with wings, claws, or elephantine dimensions. These served to throw into relief the relative...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002154-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0215-4
... despatch any concept which had the temerity to stray from its appointed epistemological path. I know of good gradu ate students unable to commit a single sentence to paper for fear of being impaled on one or other prong of the either/or theoretical scissors. This was vulgar Althusserianism. It existed...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-090
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... and trident, and fish impaled in one hand, was seated on a gun-carriage, and made a capital Father Neptune. Our somewhat portly engineer, Mr. Rowbotham, with fur-trimmed dressing-gown and cap, and bent form, leaning on a stick, his face partially concealed by a long gray beard, and a large bandbox of...
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By Catherine Besteman
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013006-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1300-6
... become impaled on its blades. A ghastly scene concludes the story: Then the man and his wife burst wildly into the garden and for some reason (the cat, prob ably) the alarm set up wailing against the screams while the bleeding mass of the little boy was hacked out of the secu- rity coil with saws, wire...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... presence, and threatened to impale him. He again sent for Watts, and begged pardon 62 Company to Canal, 1757 1869 for the insult. In the meantime, his wretched maladministration, his folly, his dissolute manners, and his love of the lowest company, had disgusted all classes of his subjects, soldiers...
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By Chris Ingraham
Published: 27 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012177-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1217-7
... human body might register an impal- pable concern through its autonomic processes dilating pupils, goosebumps, constricting blood vessels often we don t realize we re concerned about something until some superadded factor brings it to our attention. It might be a headline or hashtag; a bite of a...
Published: 11 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012344-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1234-4
... for change (2008), for example, she pre sents a striking juxtaposition between the printed word and tea tree spears, markers of indigenous re sis tance. The leaves impaled by the weapons are from Clive Turnbull s Black War: The Extermination of the Tasmanian Aborigines, an influential 1948 study of...
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007616-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0761-6
... hamper where rape impaled diapers. Here is memory catching up with itself, overtaking asthma, compulsive food, fear of that which is not itself. This lost green hamper. My body coming home. Internalizing my grandparents incest also enabled me to make impor- tant connections between an adult abusing his...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005544-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0554-4
... naked woman with a club, a cigarette butt, and a rope. Even more terrifying is a woman sprawled naked, bathed in blood, who appears to be dead, her vagina impaled by a broom stick. Who would not be angry and furious looking at these photographs? A sane person would most definitely be nauseated and...
Published: 21 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389804-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8980-4
... would continue to impale themselves on our bifv [Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle, an armored troop carrier] and tanks Further down the chain of command, exuberance for technology and an enemy stripped of char- acteristics altogether is reported. Sergeant First Class Jason Christian of Charlie Troop 3...
Published: 10 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021414-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2141-4
... reasons offered by Béchir Boumaza for giving an account of his abuse at the hands of the police who arrested him at a friend s apartment on rue Montmartre on December 2, 1958: My torture is nothing next to that of my b­ rothers and s­ isters in Algeria, burned alive, mutilated, humiliated, raped, impaled...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-074
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... and trident, and fish impaled in one hand, was seated on a gun-carriage, and made a capital Father Neptune. Our somewhat portly engineer, Mr. Rowbotham, with fur-trimmed dressing-gown and cap, and bent form, leaning on a stick, his face partially concealed by a long gray beard, and a large bandbox of...
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By Eric Paul Roorda
Published: 17 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... and trident, and fish impaled in one hand, was seated on a gun-carriage, and made a capital Father Neptune. Our somewhat portly engineer, Mr. Rowbotham, with fur-trimmed dressing-gown and cap, and bent form, leaning on a stick, his face partially concealed by a long gray beard, and a large bandbox of...
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By Eric Paul Roorda
Published: 17 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
Published: 02 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0215-4
... gradu ate students unable to commit a single sentence to paper for fear of being impaled on one or other prong of the either/or theoretical scissors. This was vulgar Althusserianism. It existed: and, while it did, it did much to disfigure and degrade Marxist intellectual debate. Its abject and...
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2