1-20 of 340 Search Results for

weird

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 01 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378914-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7891-4
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-119
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... his following. 87. LOS ANGELES TIMES “weird babel of tongues” New Sect of Fanatics is Breaking Loose Wild Scene Last Night on Azusa Street...
Published: 06 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394891-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9489-1
Published: 05 September 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390206-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9020-6
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007012-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0701-2
.... In brief, with increased interest and investment in Akihabara, weird otaku (hen na otaku) came under scrutiny there. Disciplining weird otaku, punishing criminal otaku, was necessary to create cool otaku. Concomitantly, even as otaku were in some sense redeemed, they were haunted by the specter...
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007012-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0701-2
... movement, how this relates to Japan is an open question.5 Just as Japan, as the source of manga and anime, can be Cool Japan, as the source of bish jo games, it can be Weird Japan. It can also be both and neither, something else. Faced with bish jo game players, Bamboo asks, Is this Japan? He means...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... would have with it? Andrews I just personally like playing with these weird physical sys- tems, so I was hoping that other people would enjoy that too seeing how that feels. There s something satisfying about controlling this weird, physical thing. Obviously, there s also going to be comedy from...
Published: 07 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012351-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1235-1
... insights (new sources of potency) are revealed, old ones have their power stripped away. Power requires engagement with this unknown place. WEIRD PHENOMENOLOGY A perspective that is concerned with the unknowable state of real ity and people s limited perspective upon it invokes phenomenology. But here I...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
.... It was weird, because my dad was highly educated. He was an ex physics professor with a mathematics background, so that did give me some advantages. I have always been drawn to video games. I think that s true for a lot of people who don t have the opportunity to interact with the outside world. When I...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... one who s vulnerable. I feel so brittle, so guarded. If I want that mutual vulnerability, I have to make it happen. So I put myself forward. That s what I m trying to do in my work. It s weird, because I ve been called avant- garde for a while now, but I don t feel like my original ideas were actually...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... distribution, and of paradigmatic court cases that count perpetrators’ payback in coin and time, traces how “financializing” these relationalities becomes a mundane infrastructure while remaining fundamentally weird. ...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... played games. Only my family knew; I didn t have any girl friends who played. 128 K ar a St on e ] That s been a huge change for me, because now I love collaborating with other women on video game projects. For my undergrad, I did my bfa in film in Toronto. I ve always loved making weird little videos...
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013075-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1307-5
... for broad applicability. A tV Guide piece hailed the first teen- age cisgender and transgender relationship on TV as ground- breaking partly in its ordinariness. It quotes Elliot Fletcher, who plays Aaron, saying, In a lot of ways trans people are fetishized or thought of in a weird sexual deviant kind...
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013037-169
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1303-7
... made one side better than the other. The B side became home to the weird and sometimes wondrous m­ usic that d­ idn t always belong on the airwaves. Special tracks, instrumentals, and other unexpected recordings made efficient use of a more com­ mercially irrelevant space. For e­ very Hello, Goodbye...
Book Chapter

By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... while remaining fundamentally weird. ...
Published: 07 August 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1207-8
... alumni. Kate Herold, Allison Foley, and Gabe Rosenberg offered encourage- ment and willingness to consider protean ideas. I am particularly grateful to Gabe for inviting me to participate in a writing group where I shared an early chapter. He assured me that this weird proj ect had a place...
Book Chapter

By Monica Huerta
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
... giving it all away? She laughed. Yes, 116 Magical Habits I am giving it away, mamita. I don t need it. What would I do with all these chairs? Does it feel weird to you? What do you mean does it feel weird? To see everything like this. To tell you the truth mamita, I am very happy that someone else...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-137
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... not hear him too. However, all went well, and he admitted that he had misunderstood my o cer, which was luckily quite true. The culprit was called in, and shook the Agent by the hand with a bright smile in which no form of penitence appeared. We then drank weird drinks together, and parted full of mutual...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... like playing with these weird physical sys- tems, so I was hoping that other people would enjoy that too seeing how that feels. There s something satisfying about controlling this weird, physical thing. Obviously, there s also going to be comedy from the fact that it s a tongue that can touch...
Published: 07 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012351-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1235-1
... (as with Buddhist notions of dharma) emerges and contains entities with which one can engage. As this unknowable whole changes, it alters who we are. Indeed, building upon Buddhist notions of dharma just as upon Lovecraf- tian notions of the weird, this unknowability is in fact the world as it really is, that we...