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differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 72–89.
Published: 01 December 2022
... can be revised and expanded by including the vocabulary and symptomatology of the sufferance of exile and homelessness by displaced Tibetans. ankhi.mukherjee@wadham.ox.ac.uk © 2022 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2022 4 Caruth is referring...
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differences (1993) 5 (3): 179–204.
Published: 01 November 1993
... with the Department of Comparative Literature, U of Hong Kong , 1992 . Leung Ping-kwan . “ The Homeless Poems and Photographs .” NuNaHeDuo [Dislocation] 2 . 2 (“Public vs Images” Issue): 1-2 Leung Ping-kwan . Leung Ping-kwan gun/juan (in Chinese). Ed. Jap See/Ji Si. Hong Kong : Sanlian...
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differences (1992) 4 (2): 72–99.
Published: 01 July 1992
... is marked by a curiously detached reading of the experience of "homelessness" which is compensated for by an excessive use of the metaphor of luggage, both spiritual and material. I argue for a distinct genre because such a move lessens to some degree the burdens and constraints that contemporary criticism...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 93–105.
Published: 01 September 2015
... know something about her larger life story is the possibility that the episode depicted here in this way—as a re-experience of the trauma of being rendered homeless, stateless, again—is not an isolated or unique one. Again and again, we know, Arendt did what the film depicts her as doing here...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 39–68.
Published: 01 September 2021
... to a homeless existence of annihilative piety. In “Sakina Khanam,” macabre catastrophes of home management strike the housewife in a formerly affluent family of rebels on the eve of the British occupation. Pregnant war widow Sakina Khanam is forced to crosshatch her parturition with burial arrangements for her...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 196–203.
Published: 01 September 2018
... identity statuses. One might ask why marriage equality should be the impetus for these discussions and for this move. There are certainly other issues important to sexual minority populations. For example, Wilson et al. discuss the unique challenges faced by lgbt homeless and foster youth. Tilcsik’s...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that provide direct benefits to lgbtq homeless youth and adults; and the Census Bureau rejected a proposal to collect demographic information on lgbtq people in the 2020 census. All of these policies mirror and expand the stalwart antichoice and anti- lgbtq politics that were a hallmark of Pence’s term...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 134–152.
Published: 01 September 1999
... hotel had already become a standard trope across popular and high cultural lines, from the “transcendental homelessness” of Georg Lukács’s “Hotel Abyss” to Vicki Baum’s relentlessly spinning Drehtür. Beginning at the turn...
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differences (2020) 31 (3): 12–20.
Published: 01 December 2020
... that is intolerable if men are to live together in society” (236), such as killing, stealing, and so on. Poverty, illness, or homelessness, on the other hand, are not considered intolerable for the life of the community, and giving is not required. Charity, then, becomes what substitutes for such an absence of law...
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differences (2018) 29 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 May 2018
... located its intellectual origins. This tradition of discourse was hardly new, Foucault explains, but because the mainstream of European philosophy had chosen to ignore the challenge the Cynics once mounted against Socratic idealism, it certainly seemed so. Taking up the role of a homeless beggar, Diogenes...
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differences (2001) 12 (2): 47–69.
Published: 01 September 2001
... halfway between, the sobs of the homeless landlocked unloved. They ride on this wind from a country...
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differences (1998) 10 (3): 1–46.
Published: 01 November 1998
... of Emily Dickinson . Cambridge, Mass .: Harvard UP , 1992 . Foster Thomas . Homelessness at Home: Redefining Domesticity in Modern Women's Writing . New York : nyu P, forthcoming. Garbowsky Maryanne M. The House without the Door: A Study of Emily Dickinson and the Illness...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 19–43.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and stay contentedly in her small village or marry an adventurous younger suitor and move to the city. If the second option is chosen, the couple will wander the streets homeless, not looking very happy. If, however, the rather nice city smith is killed during some attack—an outcome that is partially...
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differences (1990) 2 (3): 109–121.
Published: 01 November 1990
... in common, according to my reading of Woolf, is that they have no country to call their own. Equally homeless. Before we let ourselves go to joyful celebrations of our internationalism, therefore, let us ask ourselves: are we sufficiently present as citizens in our country to start thinking seriously about...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 48–62.
Published: 01 May 2010
... arguments that bind our disciplines, that run us safely to the types of homes or their shadows in homelessness that we return to every day, that underlie the way we talk to one another. A more grounded procedure would have...
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differences (2014) 25 (3): 59–91.
Published: 01 December 2014
... counselor but she only asks me, um, questions, and she doesn’t help me at all, like, she’s just, she’s always asking me questions. I am here to poke around in the dark. And even this, a theory, a hermeneutics-of-dark: M: Mmmm sorry [softly, barely audible]. How long have you been … homeless? Dr...
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differences (1990) 2 (2): 41–54.
Published: 01 July 1990
... in the U.S. and the signs of that crisis are dauntingly familiar. Women are disproportionately, and in increasing numbers, impoverished and homeless; the hard-won right to abortion is under attack; the rhetoric of equality is used to support censorship; affirmative action programs are being dismantled...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 70–85.
Published: 01 September 2015
... films, and I always try to establish a connection to my own biography. Rosa Luxemburg was a revolutionary; my mother and her family were, as Baltic aristocrats, expelled from Moscow through the same revolution to which Rosa was so fervently attached. They were stateless and homeless as a result...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 83–100.
Published: 01 February 1989
... between the way in which black African societies treat their sick and dying, and the spectacle of the tens of thousands of Americans with AIDS, few of whom can afford such drug treatments as are available, many of whom are homeless and living out on the streets of New York, Los Angeles, and every other...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 20–36.
Published: 01 December 2006
... loved. After that, Dorothy goes crazy, lives in a fantasy world of her own, wandering homeless and free, especially, of the capacity to reflect on loss in the modalities of realism, tragedy, or melodrama. To protect...