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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 274–295.
Published: 01 July 1994
...Elizabeth Grosz ELIZABETH GROSZ The Labors of Love. Analyzing Perverse Desire: An Interrogation of Teresa de Lauretis's The Practice ofLove Beyond Phallic Desire he recent publication of Teresa de Lauretis's long-awaited book, The Practice ofLove: Lesbian Sexuality and Perverse Desire, provides...
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differences (2001) 12 (2): 98–120.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... “Ideologies of Lyric: A Problem of Genre in Contemporary Anglophone Poetics.” pmla 110.2 ( 1995 ): 196 –205. Johnson, W. R. The Idea of Lyric: Lyric Modes in Ancient and Modern Poetry . Berkeley: U of California P, 1982 . Jones, Ann Rosalind. The Currency of Eros: Women's Love Lyric in Europe, 1540...
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differences (1996) 8 (2): 68–100.
Published: 01 July 1996
...-Ballantine , 1988 . Macpherson C. B. The Political Theory of Possessive Individualism: Hobbes to Locke . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1962 . Malestic Susan . “ When Love Becomes Obsession . . . When Love Transforms into Hate .” Single Parent Spring 1994 : 23 – 25 . Marcus Sharon...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 30–74.
Published: 01 April 1998
...Charles Shepherdson CHARLES SHEPHERDS ON The Gift of Love and the Debt of Desire It is the child one feeds with most love who refuses food and plays with his refusal as with a desire (anorexia nervosa). (Lacan, "Direction" 264/628)1 The a, the object, falls. That fall is primal. The diversity...
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differences (1991) 3 (3): 45–68.
Published: 01 November 1991
...Ann-Louise Shapiro ANN-LoUISE SHAPIRO Love Stories: Female Crimes of Passion in Fin-de-siecle Paris L the 1880s, the refrain of a ballad popular in the streets of Paris linked the recent murderess Gabrielle Bompard to Joan of Arc and Sarah Bernhardt (Romi 76). This placing of Bompard...
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differences (1990) 2 (1): 186–205.
Published: 01 April 1990
...David Konstan Love in the Greek Novel DAVID K ONSTAN Rve long prose fictions, conventionally called romances or novels, survive from Greek antiquity.1 They have been largely neglected by classical scholars in this century, but have recently begun to attract new attention, not least because...
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differences (2018) 29 (1): 66–101.
Published: 01 May 2018
... on the Acropolis” (1936), provides the point of departure for exploring Freud’s analysis of the oceanic feeling and the ideal of universal love championed by Rolland, as well as the quite different kind of love advocated by Freud. Other themes germane to the late work of Freud are also explored, including...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 74–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Heather Love The appearance of deviance as a fact of social life—a permanent and unavoidable feature of social life and an object of study for the social scientist—distinguishes postwar deviance studies from the antimethod, anti-institutional, and antinormative field of queer studies. While...
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differences (1991) 3 (1): 85–103.
Published: 01 April 1991
...Nancy S. Love Copyright © 1991 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1991 Works Cited Barber Benjamin . The Conquest of Politics: Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times . Princeton : Princeton UP , 1988 . Belenky Mary Field , et...
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differences (2009) 20 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 May 2009
... identification or libidinal cathexes but by foregrounding the experience of the desiring subject. It takes as its point of departure Jacques Lacan's definition of anxiety as “the affect that responds to the desire of the Other.” If love is about the strategies of seduction that sustain the imaginary coherence...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 36–53.
Published: 01 December 2009
... the decorum of nouveau riche Athenian society, a form of politics as the demos , the people, demand their part. But the philosopher Plato removes the sting from the wasps and represents docile and obedient bees, model citizen-workers, and even cicadas, transformed from human beings who once loved the muses...
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differences (2014) 25 (3): 1–13.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Peggy Kamuf Taking an improbable caracol or snail as a guide to thinking about translation, this essay ponders the sensation of tongues touching and entwining, like hermaphroditic mollusks making love. Advancing in successive whorls, rather than along the straight line of argument, it touches...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2016
...” and “Beauty”) in light of Walter Benjamin’s insight that the significance of Baudelaire’s poetry is linked to the way sexuality becomes severed from normal and normative forms of love. Following Benjamin, the essay argues that Baudelaire appeals to beauty to undo the damage done by the so-called natural order...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 21–67.
Published: 01 September 2018
...” argues that historicizing “the way they were”—that is, examining the manner in which the earliest African Americans lived and loved—is less a matter of how captive communities experienced intimacy than of who gets to interpret and codify their experience, of who gets to say how the past means...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 44–66.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of melancholy gender, the author contends that this subjectivity enables a recognition of the same-sex love and desire prohibited by heterosexist culture through an enactment of its loss. As such, avatar suicide videos dramatize death in order to create an important space of public grieving in which...
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differences (2010) 21 (3): 53–72.
Published: 01 December 2010
... the language of transcendence usually associated with Romanticism. Readings of Novalis, Lord Byron, John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Edgar Allan Poe indicate the point of default at which repetition causes the language of unification to falter. The language of love fails to fuse its interlocutors...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 70–85.
Published: 01 September 2015
... with regard to the relative lack of a visual record of the period. All three films profited from troves of personal letters. Von Trotta describes her slow “falling in love” with Arendt, a process abetted by the discovery of Arendt’s vulnerability. The decision to focus on the years of the Eichmann trial...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 42–73.
Published: 01 December 2012
...; and that of Mrs. B, a woman who suffers from amnesia and wears a camera in the hope of leading a normal life in which she can share the past with loved ones. The author discusses how new recording technologies are both a symptom of, and a cure for, anxieties about time, arguing that prototypical recording...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 121–131.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., which is often different from how they intend to appear. © 2015 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2015 thinking Hannah Arendt vita activa love cinematic portrait Who is Hannah Arendt? This is the question for which the film Hannah Arendt...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 136–165.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of “purposive action,” investment that sacrifices the present for the sake of the future. But he also associated it with a certain human type, the businessman who “does not love his cat, but his cat’s kitten; nor, in truth, the kittens, but only the kittens’ kittens, and so on forward for ever to the end...