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Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... This chapter turns to flesh’s appearance in European philosophy in the mid-twentieth century, foregrounding the figure of flesh in Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s writings. His philosophy moves from discussions of incarnation to the body to flesh. For Merleau-Ponty, the incarnation implies...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
...A Labyrinth of Incarnations This chapter analyzes the interlacing of visible identities and the changing materiality of flesh, through a close reading of Frantz Fanon’s work. Fanon dramatizes how ideas about race affect his own body. He describes being wounded by the looks and words of others...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
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By Mayra Rivera
Published: 16 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... Gospel of John glory incarnation ...
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By Mayra Rivera
Published: 16 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... Tertullian incarnation Christ vulnerability creation ...
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By Mayra Rivera
Published: 16 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... Maurice Merleau-Ponty incarnation perception ...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... This chapter treats the poetics of flesh in the Gospel of John, highlighting the movement of central images: flesh, bread, spirit, and water. The gospel articulates the incarnation in terms of “flesh” rather than body. Salvation is envisioned through flesh. The chapter traces the gospel’s...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
...The Philosophers’ (Christian) Flesh This chapter turns to flesh’s appearance in European philosophy in the mid-twentieth century, foregrounding the figure of flesh in Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s writings. His philosophy moves from discussions of incarnation to the body to flesh. For Merleau-Ponty...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... for later theorizing about the flesh. Tertullian incarnation Christ vulnerability creation ...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
...Regarding Christian Bodies This chapter treats the poetics of flesh in the Gospel of John, highlighting the movement of central images: flesh, bread, spirit, and water. The gospel articulates the incarnation in terms of “flesh” rather than body. Salvation is envisioned through flesh...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374091-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
..., the introduction provides an origin story for the emergence of radical student movements at the end of the New Order regime in the 1990s and introduces the student activist as the latest incarnation of pemuda nationalism in Indonesia. pemuda nationalism collective memory New Order Indonesia student...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 09 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375753-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7575-3
... the liberal subject was embodied. Moreover, movement was the corporeal condition for rationality. This centrality of movement shows that the figure of the abstract, universal subject is a later incarnation of liberal subjectivity and is not integral to liberalism as such. It also explains why some groups...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374763-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... This chapter investigates the significance of the apocalyptic landscape and zombie figure in Díaz’s short story “Monstro.” It focuses on the zombie within the Caribbean context to suggest that this particular incarnation mirrors the history of capital-based societies with their Western...
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373322-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7332-2
.... Taking up the AMP in its earliest Marxist systematicity, and then in its 1930s and 1990s historiographical incarnations, this chapter interrogates the gaps between universal economic concepts and locally lived histories and the ways in which those gaps are bridged in today’s culturalist discourse...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... meaning of HIV itself, leading to new, symbolic incarnations of HIV in the domain of political economy. HIV/AIDS criminalization Netherlands political economy Criminal prosecutions for HIV exposure, transmission, and nondisclosure have been steadily increasing worldwide for the past two...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... to enter into what psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi famously called a state of flow. Through an analysis of several incarnations of Very Nervous System , this chapter examines some of the ways the work alters people’s perceptions of their bodies and encourages a state of flow through embodied forms...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... Using Édouard Glissant’s assertion that the imagination is shaped by and expresses itself through the materiality of space, this essay focuses on a geopolitics of the figure of Caliban in Antillean theatre. No longer the incarnation of nativist claims of sovereignty, Caliban is precariously...
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By Homay King
Published: 02 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375159-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7515-9
... limitations and transcend incarnate experience. Similar desires informed the mythology of the personal computer upon its debut. Yaakov Garb, credited with inventing the term “virtual reality,” called these desires “the dreams our culture has inscribed in silicon”; he critiqued the mythology surrounding...
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By Mayra Rivera
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... This chapter focuses on the social dimensions of the constitution of flesh, using the term “social-material flesh” to emphasize the intertwining of the social and material dimensions of what Merleau-Ponty calls the “flesh of the world.” The term describes society as incarnations of social...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... meaning of HIV itself, leading to new, symbolic incarnations of HIV in the domain of political economy. HIV/AIDS criminalization Netherlands political economy ...