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Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... In the aftermath of violent histories, the notion of vulnerability can offer an alternative to trauma and its inexorable temporality. Looking forward toward alternative trajectories and an open future rather than backward toward the past, vulnerability can be a starting point rather than...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... This chapter engages Mona Hatoum’s art of vulnerable corporealities to ask what kinds of bodies are formed and deformed in times of loss, displacement, and occupation; how these bodies come to embody and witness what is lost; and how they come to relate to other bodies. Hatoum’s feminist...
Published: 05 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013204-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1320-4
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389637-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8963-7
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... by people exposing their vulnerability to failing infrastructural conditions and police power; plural and performative bodily resistance shows how bodies are being acted on by policies that are decimating livelihoods. In demonstrating this precarity, these bodies also resist these powers and enact a form...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373339-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7333-9
... of mothering, fathering, and lineage, Sila is not capable of infanticide. Rather, I argue that the novel points us toward queer relational performances of vulnerability that require us living with debility and slow death. I end the book with a reading of Zanele Muholi’s Queercide, a series of images stolen off...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... resilience as a neoliberal mode of subjectification and highlights vulnerability’s role within this subjectification and how that relates to resistance. resilience subjectification neoliberalism vulnerability security ...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... This chapter seeks to displace the “affirmation versus vulnerability” schema by asking whether collective and collectively mobilized vulnerability would be a gesture that occasions (rather than finalizes) political action. It takes a closer look at vulnerability as aporia (what does this concept...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... The chapter explores the ways in which embodied vulnerability could bolster a radical democratic perspective. Drawing on Judith Butler’s conceptualization of vulnerability and Ernesto Laclau and Chantal Mouffe’s theorization of antagonism and radical democratic practices, the chapter asks, How...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
Published: 31 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009283-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0928-3
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 23 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384311-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8431-1
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... The high rate of violence against women in Turkey has become a central component of governmental, legal, and media initiatives as well as feminist politics, yet women’s vulnerability seems to be growing. This violence is represented in ways that foreclose memory and mourning by depicting women...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... threat against US safety and interests. This geopolitical turn effectively underscores the fiction belying continentalism—continents are vulnerable. “Rum and Coca-Cola” continentalism calypso militarization Trinidad ...
Published: 14 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012382-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1238-2
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012566-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1256-6
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 04 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012801-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1280-1