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differences (2019) 30 (3): 1–33.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Thangam Ravindranathan This essay is a speculative reflection on literary fiction’s—and notably the contemporary French novel’s—ability to register the effects of climate change. The first half engages with Amitav Ghosh’s thinking on this question in his 2016 book The Great Derangement: Climate...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 9–41.
Published: 01 December 2012
... by geometer Daina Taimina to make wooly reefs, with the aim of drawing attention to the menace that climate change poses to the world’s coral reefs. Hyperbolic crochet is a method of fabricating models of hyperbolic geometry, a kind of non-Euclidean geometric space characterized by negative curvature. Many...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 63–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Joan Copjec difference s began publishing in the midst of a climate change in feminist relations to psychoanalysis and the question of sexual difference. As many scholars began to pay theoretical attention to other kinds of difference as well as sexual differences, some argued that this obligation...
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differences (2008) 19 (2): 35–53.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Club Books, 1994 . “ Climate Change in the Canadian Arctic .” bbc. http://bbc.co.uk/worldservice/sci_tech/highlights/010510_canadianarctic.shtml . Colley, Linda. The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History . New York: Pantheon, 2007 . Cutter, Susan L. Hazards, Vulnerability...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 168–187.
Published: 01 May 2015
... conceptual domains: posthumanism, animal studies, critical climate change, radical environmentalism, et cetera. Some scholars in this conversation, such as Elizabeth Grosz, Jaspir Puar, and Donna Haraway, have a long association with queer theory. Others emerged in posthumanism, such as Mel Chen, Claire...
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differences (2013) 24 (1): 169–191.
Published: 01 May 2013
... with the politics of race, class, gender, and citizen- ship. Within Canadian culture, notwithstanding changes across time in Canadian immigration policy, a particular, pernicious discourse about race and climate remains consistent...
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differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 262–279.
Published: 01 December 2022
... call by different names: capitalism, colonialism, climate change. This is because analytic love moves in the direction of a negative plenitude that exceeds the subject as bounded by individuation, spilling over into the domain of the social world. Love in psychoanalysis consequently allows...
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differences (2023) 34 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 December 2023
... can’t see “what God has in mind” regarding climate change. “You think God wants to destroy his creation?” Toller says, crying in exasperation, at which point Jeffers promises Toller Abundant Life’s “help,” rehab, and “Nicaragua,” “doing something in the real world.” The next shot takes us...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 45–65.
Published: 01 February 1989
... sexual practice, a change with existential and political implications. The anxieties unleashed by the current epidemic are not limited to concerns about disease transmission. The recognition of this unhappy connection between sex and death has also prompted renewed concern about the production of life...
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differences (1997) 9 (3): 46–64.
Published: 01 November 1997
... Studies . Ed. Franklin Sarah , Lury Celia , and Stacey Jackie . London : Harper Collins Academic , 1991 . Georgi Howard . Lecture. U of Washington . 16 Jan. 1998 . Ginorio Angela B. Warming the Climate for Women in Academic Science . Washington, D.C...
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differences (2006) 17 (2): 33–63.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., 1997 . 46 -57. Brodkin, Karen. How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says about Race in America . New Brunswick: Rutgers up, 1998 . Chang, Robert S. “A Meditation on Borders.” Immigrants Out! The New Nativism and the Anti-Immigrant Impulse in the United States . Ed. Juan F. Perea. New...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., too, addressed challenges produced by the changing climate in the humanities. Of most concern among DHers was the difficulty in getting departmental and university tenure committees to provide appropriate credit to digital work...
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differences (2008) 19 (2): 82–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... a privileging of the spheres of politics and culture. Structural analysis attends to the importance of anonymous, impersonal trends as different as climate, wages, prices, and capitalist relations of production (including class...
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differences (2019) 30 (3): 92–117.
Published: 01 December 2019
... . “ Building Coalitional Consciousness .” NWSA 17 . 2 ( 2005 ): 86 – 103 . Keener Alison . Breathtaking: Asthma Care in a Time of Climate Change . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 2018 . Kelley Margot Anne . “ ‘Damballah Is the First Law of Thermodynamics’: Modes of Access to Toni...
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differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 177–197.
Published: 01 December 2022
... this barrier. Today, we can see this political spirit manifesting itself in calls to follow the science in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and in the demand for a realistic response to the exigencies of climate change. In these instances, fantasies—about state control, for example—act as obstacles...
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differences (2001) 12 (3): 101–127.
Published: 01 December 2001
... in the Films of Ôzu.” Screen 17.2 (Summer 1976 ): 41 –73. Ueda, Makoto. Modern Japanese Writers . Stanford: Stanford UP, 1976 . Watsuji, Tetsurô. Climate and Culture . Trans. Geoffrey Bownas. Tokyo: Japanese Ministry of Education, 1961 . . Fûdo . 1935. Tokyo: Iwanami shoten bunko, 1979...
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differences (2023) 34 (3): 49–68.
Published: 01 December 2023
... in protest of government and societal inaction on climate change, schoolchildren reject the way that industrialized societies perpetuate themselves—and above all their economies—without regard for the future of humanity. Ingeniously, their violence takes as its most immediate object the system of compulsory...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 250–278.
Published: 01 December 2009
... violence as “disease, poverty, climate change, failed states,” and “ethnic strife” (Gates, “National” 1). This exceedingly vast—we should say total—grid of militarized conflict involves biology and economy, atmosphere and public sphere...
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differences (2023) 34 (3): 1–20.
Published: 01 December 2023
... the ramifications of climate change and endless wars. Migrants as “merely living” and desperate stateless creatures would seem to offer an ample supply of targets for the sadism of our age. Migrants, through their literal statelessness, are and will increasingly become open prey, perfectly suited for sacrifice...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 153–177.
Published: 01 September 2016
... at how skillfully the Right has appropriated elements of left critique: in its denials of climate change, its elaborate conspiracy theories, its masterful truth claims on contentious subjects. Concerns about the demise of critique have led not to intellectual paralysis but rather to a rush...