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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 54–73.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Nick Seaver The American Piano Company, in the early twentieth century, built a reenacting piano that could automatically play back performances recorded by virtuoso pianists. This article examines the production, in the company lab, of that piano’s fidelity—the terms by which an original and...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 313–314.
Published: 01 December 2011
... MP3s.” 22.2/3: 140–67. Povinelli, Elizabeth A. “Archiving the Otherwise: Postcolonial Digital Archives.” 22.1: 146–71. Seaver, Nick. “‘This Is Not a Copy’: Mechanical Fidelity and the Reenacting Piano...
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differences (1 September 2008) 19 (2): 54–81.
Published: 01 September 2008
... forbiddingly systematic. Then, too, Badiou’s political and ethical commitments are polemical and at times frankly disturbing, at least to this student. But as Badiou might say, genuine thinking is an adventure in fidelity, and...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 27–61.
Published: 01 September 2016
... (“On Fidelity”). Each political generation is thus shaped by its inevitable late coming, coming after some other event that was formative for the generation that preceded it, filling the space with its own fantasies and resentments. These historical experiences are, therefore, inevitably inflected by...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 178–193.
Published: 01 May 2010
... consequently brings into being a ‘subject’ where there was formerly just a human ani- mal, a mere inhabitant of a given situation” (3). Badiou writes, “I call ‘subject’ the bearer [le support] of a fidelity, the one who bears a...
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differences (1 December 2016) 27 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Parnet. When asked for his thinking on friendship under the letter “F” for “Fidelity,” he contends that friendship has nothing to do with fidelity and everything to do with “charm,” “captivation,” or, in terms of this essay, “variation” (see Stivale ). Works Cited Agamben Giorgio . The...
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differences (1 December 2017) 28 (3): 67–92.
Published: 01 December 2017
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 1–9.
Published: 01 December 2011
... elsewhere; it has always already escaped. The persistence of the Romantic paradigm is perhaps one rea- son that the discourse of loss continues to drive audiophile communities. Audiophiles are typically obsessed with fidelity...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 63–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... 73 My enduring fidelity to Freud has to do with my conviction that through theory and example he tried to show us the way. joan copjec is suny Distinguished Professor of English, Comparative Literature...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 74–111.
Published: 01 December 2011
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 140–167.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., mystery, and strength through silence. Its ability to float on the water and its tendency to mate for life have resulted in its symbolizing grace, love, and fidelity. The phrase “swan song” refers to the legend that it is utterly...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 9–35.
Published: 01 December 2009
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differences (1 September 2018) 29 (2): 154–188.
Published: 01 September 2018
... couple as collaborators and co-conspirators who employ love and matrimony, kinship and fidelity as generative artistic forces and as vehicles to reflect on the pressures of black marriage in the spotlight. They also underscore my argument, first, that the pair is simultaneously rendered as both...
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differences (1 May 2009) 20 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 May 2009
... uncompromising, because it takes no account of what is practical, capable of gaining acceptance, or likely to please; it is fidelity to an impossible cause of desire, not fidelity to a constituency. Willy...
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differences (1 May 2016) 27 (1): 48–93.
Published: 01 May 2016
... norms shared by a human community. There is a certain irony, then, in the way critics of Eichmann in Jerusalem isolated Arendt and positioned her as outside the community governed by responsible judgment or proper feeling. She herself, meanwhile, wrote as a transcriber, seeking fidelity to those...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 81–96.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... The moral qualities of nonmarital sexual friendships—kindness, patience, fidelity, sacrifice, empathy, or humor—are disqualified from consideration by the putative biological criterion. This exclusionary criterion...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 May 2019
... not out of bounds, because it is not predicated on fidelity to the ever receding high notes of political rationality. You have heard their instructions: avoid “abolish” when talking about Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ice); it is too extreme. Veer right when you see “socialist”; it is best to...
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differences (1 May 2012) 23 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 May 2012
... an accurate version that will reflect history and culture back to us with sat- isfying fidelity. That allegory would not even be faithful to how the Middle Ages, with its thinking, writing subjects, famously entered into dialogue...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 249–275.
Published: 01 December 2011
... founded Dolby Labs in 1965, was not fidelity of reproduction per se but rather noise reduction using technologies of companding, that is, the compression and expansion of signals. While Dolby noise reduction debuted in 1971 with A...
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differences (1 December 2014) 25 (3): 59–91.
Published: 01 December 2014
... narrative flow in the name of narrative fidelity. This is significant. For an interpreter like Olivia, who has decided in favor of letting the patient speak quite freely (all judgments of this methodology aside), to cry Uncle! is a form of interpretive fatigue. It is evidence, I argue most seriously and...