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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (2): 199–228.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Ingrid M. Hoofd This article suggests that the humanist aporia, which is productively at work in the Indymedia project, has become a main ingredient of technological acceleration under neoliberalism. The article draws out Indymedia's response and relation to what it will call “speed-elitism...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 300–319.
Published: 01 November 2014
... the very act of writing. Metzger’s works are discussed as aesthetic responses to the “new categorical imperative” of Adorno, who addresses art’s failure in light of Auschwitz by pointing to aporias that constitute the inescapable condition of “barbarism.” This essay suggests that Metzger’s aesthetic...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 412–416.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... In the fifth chapter (“The Ineluctable Modality of ‘Posthumous Infidelity’: The Ethics of Mourning in Kincaid, Derrida, and Ben Jelloun”), Gana’s analytical perspicacity is perhaps at its best when he traces the ineluctable aporias of narrative mourning that haunt such works as Kincaid’s My Brother , Jacques...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 117–143.
Published: 01 July 2013
... and theoretical physics (Albert Einstein, Henri Bergson, Werner Heisenberg) bear explicitly on the status and value to be accorded to scientific theory. Attention then focuses on the aporia that formal or semanticosyntactic systems run up against when they attempt to fence off for themselves an area...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of having been a stranger. The Jews of Europe, you maintain, “were the first to experience the harrowing dilemmas, ineradicable ambivalence and indeed awesome aporias of modern life” (6). Here you confront a dimension of being, and of existential being in the European world, that is deeper and darker than...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 227–232.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., for example, avers, “No one is in doubt that the impact of the Analytic of the Sublime from the Critique of the Power of Judgment played a decisive role in Lyotard's thought. It is no longer a question of resolving ‘politically’ the contradictions and aporias unearthed in The Differend , but rather...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (3): 357–380.
Published: 01 November 2007
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 263–272.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., cultural, and political significance? This is not, however, to uncritically celebrate the long 1968 or to ignore its limitations or aporias. Indeed, as several essays in this issue make clear, both the philosophy and praxis of 1968 suffered for their inadequacies, while their progressive ends have...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 107–116.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., once again, that the “postmodern” cannot be understood here as a movement or school of thought, much less a scholarly “fad.” It is the name Lyotard gives to what he takes to be the present state of the “foundation crisis” in the mathematical sciences and particularly the aporias these sciences have...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (3): 275–306.
Published: 01 November 2007
... works of first generation Frankfurt School theorists (e.g. Adorno) and an “intersubjective idealism” (2001a: 307) in those of second generation ones (e.g. Habermas) – has converged despite itself with what used to be called a conservative standpoint. Pragmatic paradoxes and aporias have become the modus...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (3): 287–302.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., a relation that forms the central aporia of politics and cultural encounters. 2 One could argue, with some justification, that paranoia's clinical ambiguity makes it of limited usefulness in analyzing political phenomena. Paranoia as a clinical term emerged within the nineteenth century impulse...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of communicative democracy always call for recognition through inclusive dialogue and debate, the sublime acts of philosophical education call for misrecognition, interruption, and forgetting. One focuses on the circulation of opinions while the other turns inward to look at the very aporias of thinking itself...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 260–274.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... In this regard, Cusanus is the source of what might be termed Virilio’s “Gothic conceptuality,” a conceptuality in which we can discern in outline a conception of being as light and an illuminist conception of modernity that was then in the process of emerging out of the political and intellectual aporias...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (1): 21–39.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... Delay is not an epistemic aporia; it is the real structure of temporality. Simultaneity is always being actualized , but only in its delay-forms” (2012: 1; italics mine). This emphasis on the ongoing “actualization” of simultaneity echoes Bloch in that it stresses the experimental potential...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 73–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 July 2010
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 206–225.
Published: 01 July 2014
... there, in the great debates of the 1980s, between individualism and holism in the social sciences. . . . PV: Yes. . . . TB: All the antiutilitarian movements, which replay this question once more, perhaps because this is a fundamental aporia in the social sciences, perhaps because this is always going...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (3): 357–382.
Published: 01 November 2010
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
... a Derridian “im-possible” demand, refusing to give up the demand for children who are almost certainly dead. (For Derrida, the im-possible is “not simply the opposite of the possible” [2001:63]; it is the experience of the aporia through which one passes, and has to pass.) The demonstration, therefore, can...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (3): 304–326.
Published: 01 November 2018