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differences (2015) 26 (3): 81–106.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of subjectivity, a theory of “bad subjects,” that attempts to address the aporias of interpellation by making room for disobedience and resistance. The essay develops the idea of a layered subjectivity based on the overdetermined effect of contingently sequenced subjectivations and countersubjectivations...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 19–43.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of the ancient epic poem, not just of the Nordic sagas and of medieval epic, which are more immediately related, but, in fact, of Homeric epic. Understanding video games as an evolving art form, the essay turns to intertextuality and to Judith Butler’s analysis of “staged interpellation” and performative...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 1–22.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of subjection and subjectivation in terms of interpellation and counterinterpellation offered by Judith Butler as early as 1997. In this essay, “performative” dimensions of Althusser’s critique of ideology are presented as a singular moment of crystallization within an open trajectory, leading from...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 54–80.
Published: 01 November 2015
... ), and as such the claim seems naive and must be rejected. Ideology is not outside of science as it is not outside of any other cultural sphere. Science has its theater halls, and sometimes what is shown there is presented as “real.” To imagine a situation in which no interpellation is at work is a thought experiment...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 107–115.
Published: 01 November 2015
... desideratum. In a direct, if also appreciative, response to Butler, Balibar says that “there is no way out” of interpellation. “Even the ‘bad subjects’ are trapped—perhaps more than the others” (13). Like Freud, he leaves no room (other than madness) for a subjectivity that would be liberated from...
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differences (2003) 14 (2): 106–133.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of performance is subordinated to the prior guarantee of its successful completion. What, then, would it mean to resist interpellation or to be incompletely or even unsuccessfully i nterpellated? For A lthusser...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 43–53.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the second part of Balibar’s title, takes us to what Althusser called the “central thesis” of his theory of ideology ( “Ideology” 170 ); in fact, attribution of authorship might be understood as a form, perhaps the form, of the interpellation of the individual as subject. In an important sense, Althusser’s...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 23–42.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., and breaks from, the time and the scene of ideological conviction. Indeed, according to Balibar, in this situation one is not called by an ideology (the usual sense of interpellation), but called out of an ideology, extracted, if not ejected. Significantly, the rupture with ideology happens within...
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differences (1998) 10 (2): 87–128.
Published: 01 July 1998
... from our ontological illusions, does any reference to material constraints threaten to undercut this achievement? 92 Getting Real Technologies ofEmbodiment Consider the medical interpellation which (the recent emergence of the sonogram notwithstanding) shifts an infantfrom an "it" to a "she" or a "he...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 174–198.
Published: 01 July 1994
... that it is precisely through the production of accounts ofits eclipse and decline that the patriarchallaw holds its subjects enthralled? Is the paternal law perhaps not always, already, dead or in extremis, insinuating itself into subjects, interpellating subjects, through its melancholic incorporation...
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differences (1990) 2 (2): 126–152.
Published: 01 July 1990
.... The production of theoretical knowledge about the subject discloses it as an effect in profound structural complicity with Ideology. This seemingly correct and "obvious" subject, Althusser tells us, is a structural effect interpellated by Ideology. The task of working out the coordinates of a position "outside...
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differences (1992) 4 (2): 154–170.
Published: 01 July 1992
... prevalent in early modern England: that the male child must be separated from the maternal environment at a certain age, and definitively located in a men's world in order to realize his masculinity.5 Volumnia's account of her son's coming of age continues the interpellation seen in the image of nursing him...
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differences (1989) 1 (3): 108–136.
Published: 01 November 1989
... description of the final call with Althusser's description of the moment of interpellation vividly demonstrates Hortense Spiller's suggestion that slavery, and perhaps any hegemonic discourse, has a way of "exploding metaphor," of overwhelming and replacing the power of figuration with literal power (Spillers...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 112–139.
Published: 01 December 2011
... together the Other of the spatial outside, the Other of alterity, and the Other of demand/ desire. There is something in the sound that produces an immediate effect of interpellation: one is interpellated into a posture of listening...
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differences (2006) 17 (2): 96–112.
Published: 01 September 2006
...” and “abraded into nonbeing” (109) through the scene of interpellation that takes place on the train, the child who exclaims “Mama, look, a Negro!” an interpellation that will cast him as triply conscious of being racial- ized...
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differences (1995) 7 (2): 111–126.
Published: 01 July 1995
... for identification. In total isolation, she appears without the means to construct a viable identity. What is particularly interesting about this scene is the way that sexual difference is displaced in order to draw attention to the racializing interpellations of the social order and the fact that the assumption...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 27–34.
Published: 01 May 2023
... it was communicated, the nonlife of the statement itself does not demand that person’s complicity in the object relations otherwise entailed by the transmission of its utterance. Interpellation is used against itself. As Phillips remarks about the “bare truth” that transpired between Freud and Wilhelm Fleiss, like...
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differences (1992) 4 (2): 100–133.
Published: 01 July 1992
... extensive production, it interpellated just the same mass audience celebrated by Marinetti and reviled by Lewis and Pound.33 And frequently it was produced collectively and anonymously - in the manner of the Omega workshop "factory," and in contradistinction to Vorticist art which, as we have seen, was made...
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differences (2002) 13 (2): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... While both men and women have thus been interpellated as “peristaltic subjects,” I would argue that the female body as a site of waste production and management deserves particular attention, not only because of its unique...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 35–43.
Published: 01 May 2023
... , on the other hand, seems to tempt utopianism in all its ontotheological delusions. The accepted response has usually been the Althusserian one, which is also the deconstructive one: there is no before ; the interpellative call has “always already” been issued ( Althusser 172 ). It is on the basis...