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differences (1992) 4 (1): 205–224.
Published: 01 April 1992
... Journaliers, and Vagabondages originally appeared in Algerian newspapers between 1900 and 1904. Although her critical stance toward many 216 Female Trouble in the Colonial Harem colonial policies make her an atypical representative of litterature coloniale (generally motivated by imperialist ideological ends...
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differences (1993) 5 (3): 52–79.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Panivong Norindr PANIVONG NORINDR "Errances" and Memories in Marguerite Duras's Colonial Cities The story of my life doesn't exist. Does not exist. There's never any center to it. No path, no line. There are great spaces where you pretend there used to be someone, but it's not true...
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differences (2020) 31 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Andrew Ragni This essay establishes points of contact between Sigmund Freud’s research on the anal-sadistic stage of infantile sexuality in the first decade of the twentieth century and the Irishman Roger Casement’s contemporaneous sexual practices in Peru while he investigated a colonial rubber...
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Published: 01 December 2019
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differences (2020) 31 (2): 115–151.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jake Silver This article explores the shape of queer sexual habits and gendered forms of desire along the Jerusalem light rail, a route whose role in normalizing Israeli occupation and colonialism has been hotly contested during its construction and since its opening in 2011. Analyzing how...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 63–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Poulomi Saha The years between 1930 and 1933 saw a dramatic rise in anticolonial violence in Bengal. Young women who participated in this violence, caught between competing masculinist discourses of colonial authorities and nationalist communities that deemed them either dupes or martyrs...
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differences (2021) 32 (3): 85–113.
Published: 01 December 2021
.... From the slave ship, the plantation, the reservation, the prison, the detention center, the penal colony, and the concentration camp to the ways in which injurious signifiers fix the body and arrest its mobility, ontological difference should be unthinkable outside a confrontation with its material...
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differences (2010) 21 (2): 109–141.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Zak Sitter This article builds on postcolonial critiques of colonialism's reliance on the figure of the ``native informant.'' In early-nineteenth-century Britain, the emergent discipline of orientalism required the native informant to ratify its claims to knowledge; at the same time, orientalism...
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differences (2019) 30 (2): 115–145.
Published: 01 September 2019
... the legal and illegal, and the woman guerilla, the limit between the past and future. The truths of these figures reveal the impossibilities of living under colonial, patriarchal, and repressive conditions and unleash a force that challenges the boundaries instituted on speech, law, and politics by liberal...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 93–135.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., the essay rethinks the very definition of imaginary narcissism through historically specific contexts of psychic fragmentation under colonial and postcolonial capitalism, offering a differential and material account of the production of identity politics that is at once decolonial and psychoanalytic...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 194–223.
Published: 01 December 2009
... the politicization of death and a reckoning of the dying body, through what Achille Mbembe refers to as “necropolitics.” Drawing on the work of Mbembe, Michel Foucault, Judith Butler, and others, the authors contend that the limit of the human posed by the articulation of colonial frames within transnational ones...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Stories of inhospitality from within are evoked—from within the academic sphere, (post) colonial French society, and the French Parliament—offering paradoxes to French universalism. This essay addresses the presence and possibility of feminism/s as alternative and transnational territories and questions...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 39–68.
Published: 01 September 2021
... ends and demonstrate an investment in the satisfying interminability of protest that cannot be suppressed or punished. It brings into view a range of protesting figures engaged in an ongoing alteration of the colonial relation to argue that the eccentric gaps between process and purpose are useful...
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differences (1995) 7 (2): 127–149.
Published: 01 July 1995
...Vicente L. Rafael Copyright © 1995 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1995 Works Cited Anderson Warwick . “ Colonial Pathologies: American Medicine in the Philippines, 1898–1921 .” Diss. U of Pennsylvania , 1992 . Armstrong Nancy...
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differences (1993) 5 (3): 179–204.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Rey Chow REY CHOW Things, Common/Places, Passages of the Port City: On Hong Kong and Hong Kong Author Leung Ping-kwan r r"TJr7 hat is going to happen to Hong Kong after 1997?" In the past few years, as Hong Kong's peculiar colonial fate gains international attention, this is the question I often...
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differences (1998) 10 (2): 1–29.
Published: 01 July 1998
...Madhu Dubey MADHU DUBEY The "True Lie" of the Nation: Fanon and Feminism L recent years, Frantz Fanon's writings on Algerian national- ism have been subjected to a number of feminist critiques, most of them focusing on the essay "Algeria Unveiled" (included in A Dying Colonialism), which...
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differences (1991) 3 (3): 171–175.
Published: 01 November 1991
... in rectifying the material wrongs of colonialism; the limits of disciplinary expertise; the need to limit methods of investigation in order to communicate across disciplines; the limits of language as an instrument of representation or communication, even between similarly placed, but geographically separated...
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differences (1991) 3 (3): 139–170.
Published: 01 November 1991
... of colonialism is not only the retrieval of the colonial history of the past but the putting together of a history of the present; and in that effort, the distinctions between high sources and low sources cannot always be observed. (The item on South Africa offers a crude and neat analogy to the case where...
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differences (1995) 7 (3): 50–79.
Published: 01 November 1995
... . Chatterjee Partha . Nationalist Thought and the Colonial World: A Derivative Discourse? London : Zed Books , 1986 . Chatterjee Partha . “ The Nationalist Resolution of the Women's Question .” Recasting Women: Essays in Colonial History . Sangari and Vaid . 233 – 53...
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differences (1999) 11 (1): 179–202.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., 1983 . Boulanger, Pierre. Le cinéma coloniale de l'Atlantide à Lawrence d'Arabie . Paris: Seghers, 1975 . Butler, Judith. “Phantasmatic Identification and the Assumption of Sex.” Bodies that Matter . New York: Routledge, 1993 . 93 –119. Chow, Rey. “Media, Matter, Migrants.” Writing...