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differences (2011) 22 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Block . Hillsdale : Lawrence Erlbaum , 1987 . 109 – 49 . timothy bewes The Call to Intimacy and the Shame Effect I In a short novel by Richard...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 191–195.
Published: 01 September 2018
... around the ritual of marriage: it made public an exclusivity of intimacy. To some degree it eliminated the dangerousness, as well as the perversions, of unbounded sexuality. But marriage among African Americans, from the Civil War until the Loving case in 1967, was a double-edged thing: purifying...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 69–78.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Lynne Huffer This essay examines the final two sentences of Bersani’s Intimacies , a book he cowrote with the psychoanalyst Adam Phillips. The strange temporality of Bersani’s correspondence at the end of Intimacies coincides with the “friendly accord” invoked by Socrates at the end of the Phaedrus...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 21–67.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Ann duCille Marriage , like family , has been a contested term in African American historical, sociological, and cultural studies. This essay surveys and interrogates the dominant literature on black intimacy, coupling, and family life in the slave community from the publication of E. Franklin...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 126–147.
Published: 01 May 2019
... ways that black subjects carve out alternative imaginaries of black intimacy in the space of the public. Black sex in the quiet is used to read neo-soul artist Erykah Badu’s music video “Other Side of the Game,” an ostensible scene of black cis heteronormative domesticity, for quiet articulations...
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differences (2012) 23 (1): 131–150.
Published: 01 May 2012
... to think about the intimacies between text and body, and the importance of the specificity of flesh. This essay has been enriched by the editorial contributions of Jennifer Nash, Nasser Zakariya, Elizabeth Weed, and the anonymous reviewers at difference s...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 140–167.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., this serves to either further or obscure, or violently reveal, what I call (in the wake of Roland Barthes) “the aural punctum .” This article explores the importance of such detached voices for simulating, or even summoning, intimacy and presence in a time of long-distance relationships and time-shifted...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 27–34.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Joel Faflak This essay examines Intimacies , structured as an asymmetrical dialogue between two of the most astringent commentators of Freud and psychoanalysis: Leo Bersani and Adam Phillips. This dialogue takes place at both the intimate and extimate limits of what Bersani calls impersonal...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 May 2023
... narcissism in Homos and Intimacies . The essay concludes by showing how the notion of castration, roundly rejected by Bersani, may address the impasse between solipsism and sociality that he attempted to resolve through sameness. Works Cited Benedicto Bobby . “ Agents and Objects of Death: Gay...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 156–164.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... This sheds light on Bersani’s familiar notions of inaccurate replication and homo-narcissism within his broader exploration of potential intimacies pleasurably discovered via a sense of universal sameness as opposed to the often murderous fixation on identity and difference. Incongruity institutes...
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differences (2001) 12 (2): 98–120.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Du Mal: A Bilingual Edition . Trans. Norman R. Shapiro. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1998 . Benjamin, Walter. “On Some Motifs in Baudelaire.” Illuminations . Trans. Harry Zohn. New York: Schocken, 1969 . 155 –94. Berlant, Lauren. “Intimacy: A Special Issue.” Critical Inquiry 24.2 ( 1998 ): 281...
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differences (2002) 13 (1): 128–156.
Published: 01 May 2002
... anticipate or guarantee.1 the semiprivate room The classroom is a semiprivate room. As such, it is a site of the peculiar intimacies and coercions, the self-revelations and decisive d–i–f–f– e –r– e –n...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 22–52.
Published: 01 September 1999
....” Dits et écrits: 1954–1988 . Paris:Gallimard, 1994 : 181 –822. Giddens, Anthony. The Transformation of Intimacy . Cambridge: Polity P, 1992 . Greer, Germaine. The Female Eunuch . 1970. New York: Bantam Books, Inc., 1971 . Hite, Shere. The Hite Report on Male Sexuality . New York: Knopf...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 204–212.
Published: 01 September 2018
... get said in ways in which they can’t get said in any other domain” (Hall and Schwarz 153). Consider in this connection the extraordinary body of work that African American filmmakers have produced in the last few years on black intimacy in America. Narrative films such as Mudbound , Fences , Birth...
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differences (2022) 33 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 May 2022
... think of vibration as a mode of being, a way of inhabiting the flesh, a commitment to staying with the flesh that speaks to the possibility fundamental to indeterminacy, that state of being in-between, those oscillations with the capacity to bespeak affect, intimacy, relation, to bring forth forms...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 126–134.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., or the religious, and famously antipathetic to any claim of redemption ( Redemption ). Even in Intimacies (2008) and Thoughts and Things (2015), where he embraces ideas of oneness difficult to read as entirely divorced from theology, he remains ambivalent about his own fascination. Barebacking may have uncanny...
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differences (1999) 11 (1): 150–178.
Published: 01 May 1999
...PAMELA THURSCHWELL 1999 pamela thurschwell is a research fellow at Queens' College,Cambridge. She has recently published on Henry James in Textual Practice . This article is part of a forthcoming book entitled Magical Thinking: Intimacy, Technology, and the Occult Imagination...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 196–203.
Published: 01 September 2018
... people and that they can create and sustain stable families. In Private Lives, Proper Relations , Can-dice Jenkins maintains that intimacy has political significance for African Americans because they possess a particularly complex relationship to the exposure of intimacy. The book reasons...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 175–182.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., diffuse English department to a tiny playwriting mfa program structured around the kind of intimacy a question like this one—which would have been almost unthinkable from a student in my previous job—both presumes and evokes. Sensing that I would need their solidarity, I was trying to convey to my new...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 69–93.
Published: 01 September 2021
... . Bibler Michael P. Cotton’s Queer Relations: Same-Sex Intimacy and the Literature of the Southern Plantation, 1936–1968 . Charlottesville : U of Virginia P , 2009 . Breines Wini . “ What’s Love Got to Do with It? White Women, Black Women, and Feminism in the Movement Years .” Signs 27...