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differences (2023) 34 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Peter Rehberg Beyond parody, gay men’s identification with heteromasculinity, in its dead seriousness, appears to Bersani as being almost mad. In spatial terms, madness marks a proximity to—and not a distance between—powerfully normative images of gender. In his reading of the dynamics of madness...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 119–131.
Published: 01 December 2016
... legacy of “mad” bodily thinking gets rearchived, recharged, and resuscitated; and why this ethical madness, and queer feminist eros in particular, persists as a problem haunting the (para)cogitational void between one and the other, especially that queer living zone between bios and thanato s...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 132–144.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Penelope Deutscher A response to Lynne Huffer’s Mad for Foucault and Are the Lips a Grave ?, this article considers Huffer’s critical reaction to characterizations of feminism as dominated by a more moral tenor repudiated by queer theory. Huffer argues that a stronger distinction should...
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differences (2003) 14 (1): 22–52.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1977 . ____. Madness and Civilization . Trans. Richard Howard. New York: Vintage, 1988 . ____. The Order of Things . New York:Vintage, 1994 . Hardt, Michael. “Spinoza's Democracy: The Passions of Social Assemblages.” Marxism in the Postmodern Age: Confronting the New...
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differences (1996) 8 (3): 53–78.
Published: 01 November 1996
... That Matter . New York : Routledge , 1993 . Derrida Jacques . “ Cogito and the History of Madness .” Writing and Difference . Trans. Bass Alan . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1978 . Descartes René . Cogitationes Privatae. The Philosophical Writings of Descartes . Trans...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 106–118.
Published: 01 December 2016
... up short before a series of baffling questions: What is desubjectivation? What is an “ethical practice”? What possible sort of relation could obtain between the two? Driven as it is by Huffer’s “fascination” with desubjectivation, Are the Lips a Grave? returns to an unresolved question in Mad...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 109–123.
Published: 01 May 2010
... . Derrida, Jacques. “Cogito and the History of Madness.” Writing and Difference . Trans. Alan Bass. Chicago: u of Chicago p, 1978 . 31 -63. ———. “Force of Law. The Mystical Foundation of Authority.” Deconstruction and the Possibility of Justice . Ed. Drucilla Cornell, Michael Rosenfeld, and David...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 35–43.
Published: 01 May 2023
... Alors .” October 13 ( 1980 ): 22 – 35 . Bersani Leo Dutoit Ulysse Phillips Adam . Intimacies . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2008 . Derrida Jacques . “ Cogito and the History of Madness .” Writing and Difference . Trans. Bass Alan . Chicago : U of Chicago P...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 211–234.
Published: 01 December 2011
... , 1993 . ———. “ Cogito and the History of Madness .” Writing and Difference . Trans. Bass Alan . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1978 . 31 – 63 . ———. “ How to Avoid Speaking: Denials .” Trans. Frieden Ken . Derrida and Negative Theology . Ed. Coward Harold Foshay Toby...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 168–189.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Whisperer . New York : Delacorte , 1995 . Figes Orlando . The Whisperers: Private Life in Stalin’s Russia . New York : Holt , 2007 . Foucault Michel . The History of Madness . Trans. Murphy Jonathan Khalfa Jean . London : Routledge , 2006 . Freud Sigmund...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 93–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., of something that cannot exist. But like the terra nullius that justified colonial expansion, that ground is not empty, but peopled. Seen as a void, it is in fact inhabited: “vide et peuplé,” as Foucault puts it in the original preface to History of Madness ( “‘Préface’” 191 ). That empty and peopled space...
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differences (2009) 20 (1): 40–86.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., 1993 . ———. “Cogito and the History of Madness.” Writing and Difference 31 -63. ———. Edmund Husserl's “Origin of Geometry”: An Introduction . Trans. John P. Leavey. Stony Brook: Nicholas Hays, 1978 . ———. “Force of Law: The `Mystical Foundation of Authority.' ” Acts of Religion . Ed. Gil...
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differences (2019) 30 (3): 152–165.
Published: 01 December 2019
... An early episode in season three of AMC’s popular drama Mad Men (2007–2015) gives us a glimpse into our tortured protagonist’s origin story (“Out of Town”). Don Draper, we find out early in the first episode of the season of the award-winning show, has wrapped himself in another man’s name like...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 53–75.
Published: 01 September 1999
... complies with an ordinary, enlightened, intersubjective view of reality. The other kind includes inexplicable and enigmatic occurrences, in manners that suggest that such visions might just as well be merely the effects of madness...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 75–97.
Published: 01 April 1998
... or veil, cut off from view, when he reduces Antigone's "knowledge" to intuition, when he claims that her ethical sensibility is not true ethical knowledge, because it does not know itself as such, because it is immediate rather than reflected, because it consists of divine feeling (madness?) rather than...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 140–149.
Published: 01 July 1993
... a "dark secret," "hypocritical," "comic," or hiding a "singular truth locked in the dark interior of this tortured language of disavowal" [162-63, 357 his political and scholarly interest in prisons, discipline, punishment and madness (extensions of his own erotic preoccupations); and even Foucault's...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 195–204.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... If Johnson, in this deeply felt sentence, dissolves, in a sense, into Lady Macbeth—and Lady Macbeth at the moment when she is dissolving into madness herself—then the basis for the sentence’s pathos, the lyric “person,” must dissolve...
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differences (2001) 12 (3): 128–165.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of having wished earlier in the poem to “flee from the cruel madness of love” (1.156). The heart of stone turns out not to be the opposite of the heart of flesh but its disguise, as the wish to flee love is by a dialectical irony...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 April 1998
... to be responsible, my decision must be silent, secret, solitary and spoken, visible, shared. "the instant of decision is madness" (65). d fferences 13 because his primary physical relationship with his mother is one of receiving food either directly or indirectly from her body, he believes insemination...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 1–38.
Published: 01 September 2021
... resonant in relation to Edelman’s analysis of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds ). For Edelman’s own reading of Hamlet’s “habitual questions, his restless returns to a site of non-knowledge where obsession, perhaps even madness, becomes the template for human consciousness,” see his “Against” 164–65. Also...