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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 158–169.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Five Car Stud , suggesting that attention to this aspect of Lyotard's writings might allow us to avoid some of the impasses created by the emphasis upon the sublime aspect of aesthetic experience. Reading Pacific Wall in terms of the problems set out in Lyotard's Libidinal Economy , I contend that one...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... philosophy to the Marxist analysis of capitalism, underpinned by Freudian libidinal economy. I argue that the originality of Stiegler's work lies in his understanding of retentional finitude: what he calls “tertiary memory.” This understanding provides him with critical purchase on contemporary capitalist...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 233–237.
Published: 01 July 2013
... and responds to what Bamford calls Lyotard's “philosophical nexus” (171), while still preserving a certain chronological progression of the peregrinations of the figural . The first two chapters present the figural as it is developed mostly in Lyotard's early books Discourse, Figure and Libidinal Economy...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 170–187.
Published: 01 July 2013
... breed. Whether he knew it or not, then, Lyotard would never see eye to eye with Cage on the practicability of total perceptual indifference. Cage speaks of embracing “unforeseen auditory encounters” as an “opening up to the absence of will” ( 1981: 169 ). Yet for the Lyotard of Libidinal Economy...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 107–116.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., “of a certain understanding of visuality and of visual presentation,” a claim he supports through a comparison with Paul Valéry and Gilles Deleuze. Joseph J. Tanke's essay “Art before the Sublime: The Libidinal Economy up against the Pacific Wall” also takes as its subject one of Lyotard's earlier...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 203–211.
Published: 01 July 2013
... of that title but also of the “dissimilation” of the libidinal band at the beginning of Economie libidinale ( Libidinal Economy ) and of the relation between presentation and situation in the “Presentation” chapter of Le différend . In all of these cases, more or less politely presented philosophical...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Libidinal Economy (1974), and Jean Baudrillard’s Symbolic Exchange and Death (1976). For Noys, in these texts the French philosophers argue in different ways that in the aftermath of 1968, to bring capitalism to an end the political strategy to adopt is to intensify capital, to “deterritorialize...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 November 2012
... . For a New Critique of Political Economy . Cambridge : Polity Stiegler Bernard . 2011 . “ Pharmacology of Desire: Drive-Based Capitalism and the Libidinal Dis-economy .” New Formations , no. 72 : 150 – 61 Topping Alexandra Bawdon Fiona . 2011 . “ ‘It Was like Christmas...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 157–170.
Published: 01 July 2010
... for such and such types of knowledge; wholly to rethink forms of economic and political organizations as libidinal economies, but by way of technologies – which are always technologies of the mind – and which, being technologies of the mind, enable sublimation to be produced, and drives to be transformed into desire...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 249–264.
Published: 01 July 2011
... fission underpinning the libidinal economy of civilization: “one continuous present tense integument slowly unfolded all marryvoising moodmoulded cyclewheeling history (thereby, he said, reflecting from his own individual person life unlivable, transaccidentated through the slow fires of consciousness...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 175–192.
Published: 01 July 2021
... occurrence to be dealt with after the advent of a post-work society, or as a natural drive to which humanity might somehow return to. In other words, the utopian vision of a luxurious, accelerated communism fails to provide a convincing blueprint for a politics of libidinal economy able to ask what...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 228–245.
Published: 01 July 2021
... into you. —Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future For a long time Slavoj Žižek has worried about the libidinal crisis in sexual relations, as it arises acutely in relation to Kant's view that extramarital sex is fornication, since each partner treats...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 145–162.
Published: 01 July 2021
... is Stiegler's critique of the consumerist economy, in which the libidinal economy is harnessed to the productive economy, and the marketing techniques enabled by audiovisual grammatization are used to influence consumer desire by reattaching it, not to the infinite and long-term objects of desire...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 115–126.
Published: 01 March 2006
... engagements and continuous, heightened states of alertness and preparedness, in such a way as to generate a state of extreme readiness for both conflict and libidinous consumption. It blends combat and commodity, and functions as a link between war and consumerism. What has helped to give rise to this new...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 184–201.
Published: 01 July 2019
... perceives herself as its willing instrument. In this sense, the key to understanding the libidinal economy of the Circle is enjoyment or, more specifically, the sadistic enjoyment derived from “doing one’s duty,” from the self-instrumentalization in relation to a superego figure (see Žižek 2001 : 112...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 257–278.
Published: 01 November 2005
... and brokerage in Irish political culture in terms of a politico-libidinal economy wherein “strokes” (favors/tricks) are performed by “cute hoors” (wily politicians), who receive legitimation from “sneaking regarders” (admiring punters). Ambivalence toward the trickster is the basis of the “sneaking regard...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 194–205.
Published: 01 July 2014
... is associated with entertainment — including literature and arts, television shows and news programs, politics and the economy, research and scholarship — a deep sense of anxiety cannot but set in. China appears to be facing an impending “death by amusement,” subverting at once the solemnity of history...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 182–193.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., the corporeal economy is dangerously unbalanced, characterized, on the one hand, by obesity and self-satisfaction, and, on the other hand, by starvation and misery, and thus defined by excess and deficiency rather than by reason and moderation ( Farquhar 2002 ). This is the corporeal economy we might capture...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (3): 371–390.
Published: 01 November 2011
... or a brassiere … (1996 [1968]: 99–100) In these early essays, Baudrillard restricted the scope of the concept, briefly noting for example very crudely, that “any object has something of the gizmo about it, for in proportion as its practical instrumentality fades it becomes susceptible of cathexis by a libidinal...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (2): 203–222.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Dynasty is re-presented as a Chinese Communist Party member who receives a “Certificate of Excellent Deeds,” a government reward presented to outstanding workers during the times of the control economy. All of these parodies, rewritings, and reshapings of canonic works that emerged in the late 1990s...