1-20 of 22 Search Results for

fisting

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
differences (2023) 34 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 May 2023
...: following the death of the psychoanalytic subject, the aesthetic subject appears. This essay, however, returns to the scene of the sexual. It traces the path of sexual practices discussed by Bersani, from gay anal intercourse to rimming, finally introducing fisting as a sexual practice that deserves...
Journal Article
differences (2015) 26 (3): 116–141.
Published: 01 November 2015
... up their guns, determined to avenge him. But Qionghua stops them. “Wipe away your tears!” As she calls out to her comrades, tears trickling down her own face, her hands clench into fists: “Comrades, we should seek revenge, but not in an impulsive way!” Here immediate individual revenge becomes...
Journal Article
differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 62–99.
Published: 01 July 1994
... of the actual practice of gay male culture was objectionable to many feminists, who mercilessly condemned drag and cross-dressing, gay public sex, gay male promiscuity, gay male masculinity, gay leather, gay fist-fucking, gay cruising, and just about everything else gay men did. I could not accept the usual...
Journal Article
differences (2021) 32 (3): 25–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
... ). Queer theorists don’t like how rape positively defines sex, if it means closing down what activities and body parts count as sexual. Notoriously, Michel Foucault once wondered out loud whether there was, in principle, a difference “between sticking one’s fist into someone’s face or one’s penis...
FIGURES | View All (6)
Journal Article
differences (2007) 18 (3): 128–151.
Published: 01 December 2007
...: Understanding the Failure of u.s. Efforts to Stop Human Trafficking.” Fordham Law Review 74.6 ( 2006 ): 2977 -3040. Chapkis, Wendy. “ Soft Glove, Punishing Fist: The Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 .” Bernstein and Schaffner 51 -67. Cizik, Richard. “ Do Evangelicals Play Too Great a Role...
Journal Article
differences (2023) 34 (1): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2023
... on the “ m ”), with leather daddies and their “boys,” the tops and many bottoms. And especially all the anal sex: the rimming, fingering, fisting, fucking. As Bersani acknowledges—let’s register this now and get it out of the way upfront—these sexual practices and erotic performances are hardly exclusive...
Journal Article
differences (2016) 27 (3): 119–131.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., as a philosopher, in part, and a lady philosopher at that, this particular area where one feels the wrath and warmth, both, of Huffer’s lesbian theoretical fist(ing) holds some particular interest to me, where a refreshingly innovative social ontology of relation could (have) open(ed) up (more clearly...
Journal Article
differences (2022) 33 (1): 60–91.
Published: 01 May 2022
... fists, to Kevin’s imperative to “stay down,” which Nyong’o reads as “an erotic pose of its own, a sexual compact with those bruising and battering fists.” In the script of the film, hardness takes on meanings beyond this, as in the scene in which Chiron and Kevin drive to Kevin’s place from the diner...
Journal Article
differences (2013) 24 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Unequal Metrics a permanent dissatisfaction, an inexplicable malaise that nothing deriving from man will appease, they will err without understanding in those zones of turbulence where the orangutan stood erect leaning on its fists...
Journal Article
differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 72–89.
Published: 01 December 2022
.... Trauma inheres in the absolute lack of sense (sensation as well as sensibleness). One survivor, Palden, recounts that he could hear nothing beyond his own screams and the thud of fists landing on his chest. “The scream was so deep and primitive that beyond its reverberating resonance, nothing...
Journal Article
differences (2017) 28 (2): 116–133.
Published: 01 September 2017
... as these affects may be, they have nothing in common with the feelings provoked by Petit’s high-wire act. The singularity of Petit’s art becomes especially legible when the beatitude of his lithe presence on the wire is placed side by side with the triumphal fist-pumping of Nik Wallenda’s crossing of Niagara Falls...
Journal Article
differences (2017) 28 (3): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., moreover, I Am Cait ’s attempt to displace this read was so ham-fisted that its flight from camp became camp again, albeit at a new dialectical level. “It’s not all in the eye of the beholder,” Sontag notes, making the point that “not everything can be seen as camp” (54). The tenacity of our aesthetic...
Journal Article
differences (1996) 8 (1): 132–151.
Published: 01 April 1996
... damn fist square in your damn mouth and split your damn lip and you taste your own sweet blood-and all of a sudden you're really glad you came you're glad somebody punched you in the mouth; you're glad for another chance to prove how much heart you got. (67) So it is that in Down These Mean Streets...
Journal Article
differences (1991) 3 (2): 135–159.
Published: 01 July 1991
...." Noh silences the jane with a mouthful ofleather and humiliates her, but refuses to give her, without pay, the punishment the jane desperately wants. "Tears were running down her face. She took her hands off the table, made fists inside her jacket pockets, and came back with a ten in each hand. She...
Journal Article
differences (2023) 34 (2): 58–83.
Published: 01 September 2023
... Roberts’s ham-fisted question, but the order of reason remains consistent. rfra , catalyzed by backlash against state repression of the Native American Church, now would guide state relationships with for-profit ventures. Intensifying what Mayeri identifies as the conservative weaponization of race-sex...
Journal Article
differences (2003) 14 (1): 22–52.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., its rules, and its historical transforma- tions? [. . .] It seems to me that the only reply to this question is a political one” (Archaeology 210). Foucault’s entire corpus cuts through this fear with a fist—a f ist thrust...
Journal Article
differences (2020) 31 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 September 2020
... and jewels of a mine. —James In Touching Feeling , queer theorist Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick quotes this extraordinary passage from Henry James, which she characterizes to be “fisting-as- écriture ” (48). She argues that a full appreciation of James’s oeuvre requires an analysis of his bowels, or “his...
FIGURES
Journal Article
differences (2021) 32 (3): 114–146.
Published: 01 December 2021
... the genealogy of this fantasy. The narrator and witness of the shocking widows’ encounter explained to me, My grandfather had three wives, whom he ruled with an iron fist. Throughout his life, all three were subject to his relentless dominance. He was short tempered and unkind. When he passed away, all three...
Journal Article
differences (1993) 5 (2): 62–91.
Published: 01 July 1993
... itself in the literary equivalent of a male "genital response" - the desire to conquer. They excerpt this passage to prove their point: The male had already thrown himself at her, had forced her to the ground . . . and with his fist he struck her face, her arms, her chest. She neither cried out nor...
Journal Article
differences (2018) 29 (1): 134–172.
Published: 01 May 2018
... – 508 . François Anne-Lise . “ Flower Fisting .” Postmodern Culture 22 . 1 ( 2011 ). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/481021 . Gorzelak Monika A. . “ Inter-plant Communication through Mycorrhizal Networks Mediates Complex Adaptive Behaviour in Plant Communities .” AoB Plants 7...
FIGURES | View All (8)