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differences (2014) 25 (2): 130–137.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Donna V. Jones This brief review essay focuses on the central question posed in Ewa Plonowska Ziarek’s Feminist Aesthetics and the Politics of Modernism : if feminism is considered in social and biographical terms while aesthetics focuses on questions of form and abstraction, does a feminist...
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differences (2020) 31 (2): 58–85.
Published: 01 September 2020
... of nonrepresentational art solves in advance some key problems that Freud had in accounting for the modernism of his day. Though Worringer and Freud did not appear to ever engage with each other, their two central concepts share a high degree of compatibility, and it is possible to think of Worringer’s urge...
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differences (1992) 4 (3): 1–37.
Published: 01 November 1992
... Epstein . London : Readers Union , 1942 . Filene Peter Gabriel . Him/Her/Self: Sex Roles in Modern America . New York : Mentor , 1974 . Fry Roger . “ The Exhibition of Fair Women .” Burlington Magazine 15 ( 1909 ): 14 - 18 . Fry Roger . “ The Case of the Late Sir...
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differences (1995) 7 (3): 80–108.
Published: 01 November 1995
... ): 99 – 140 . Clark T. J. The Painting of Modern Life: Paris in the Art of Manet and his Followers . Princeton : Princeton UP , 1984 . Clayson Hollis . Painted Love: Prostitution in French Art of the Impressionist Era . New Haven : Yale UP , 1991 . Corbin Alain...
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differences (1996) 8 (1): 94–131.
Published: 01 April 1996
...Michael Trask MICHAEL TRASK Merging with the Masses: The Queer Identity Politics of Leftist Modernism "Since deconstructing an imposed identity will not erase the habit of desire, it might be more profitable to test the resistance of the identity from within the desire." (Bersani, Homos 6...
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differences (2014) 25 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Robin James Building on Ewa Ziarek’s account of “potentiality” and “incandescence” as feminist counter-modernisms, this essay argues that these aesthetic and political strategies have been co-opted by neoliberalism and domesticated into resilience discourse. This argument is made, in part, through...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 75–97.
Published: 01 April 1998
...Tina Chanter TINA CHANTER Tragic Dislocations: Antigone's Modern Theatrics Dedicated to the memory oj Sarah Kojman The Modern Tragedy ofAncient Greece JI1i:ere to begin?! In which time, or what place? With modernity or antiquity? And would there be a difference? Is it certain that there would...
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differences (1992) 4 (3): 91–132.
Published: 01 November 1992
...Griselda Pollock Copyright © 1992 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1992 Works Cited Baudelaire Charles . “ The Painter of Modern Life .” The Painter of Modern Life, and Other Essays . Trans. and ed. Mayne Jonathan . London...
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differences (1993) 5 (3): 31–51.
Published: 01 November 1993
... . Frankfurt : Suhrkamp , 1989 . Simmel Georg . “ Sociological Aesthetics .” The Conflict of Modern Culture and Other Essays. Intro and trans. Etzkorn K. Peter . New York : Teachers College Press , 1967 . Trans. of “Soziologische Aesthetik.” Die Zukunft 17 (1896): 204 - 216...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 174–198.
Published: 01 July 1994
...Trevor Hope TREVOR HOPE Melancholic Modernity: The Hom(m)osexual Symptom and the Homosocial Corpse For Michael J. Current he work ofLuce Irigaray has provided an enormously powerful analysis of the operations of sexual difference in the structures of the social symbolic. Extending and critiquing...
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differences (1999) 11 (1): 68–111.
Published: 01 May 1999
... . Vol. 1 . York: Wilson, Spence, and Mawman, 1790 . LISA O’CONNELL Marriage Acts: Stages in the Transformation of Modern Nuptial Culture Lord Hardwicke’s Marriage Act of 1753...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 153–176.
Published: 01 September 1999
...REY CHOW 1999 rey chow is Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities at Brown University, where she teaches in the Departments of Modern Culture and Media, and Comparative Literature. She is the author of a number of books, the most recent of which is Ethics after Idealism:Theory...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 1–23.
Published: 01 July 1993
...Mary Ann Doane Technology's Body: Cinematic Vision in Modernity MARY ANN DOANE Lo historical anecdotes seem to me to circumscribe the limits of the woman's position in the discursive construction of cinema as a technology of modernity. The first is an outgrowth of the somewhat nostalgic...
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differences (2013) 24 (2): 130–149.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of transgender representations in early modern China. Li Yu’s works demonstrate that the representation and performance of ambiguous or trans genders was linked to elite male consumption: that is, transgressive gender presentations were a prime form of entertainment, in fiction as in theater. However, his...
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differences (2014) 25 (2): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Ewa Plonowska Ziarek This essay develops further the main implications of a feminist theory of aesthetics and modernism first articulated in Feminist Aesthetics and the Politics of Modernism . By engaging critically with Theodor Adorno and Giorgio Agamben in the context of feminist theories...
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differences (2013) 24 (2): 51–92.
Published: 01 September 2013
... extricate. Reading Badiou’s philosophy creatively, the essay makes the case that women or woman is an emergent, historical, modern, and universal truth; direct critique of Badiou also drives home the point that philosophy (or “theory”) is vulnerable to history and that historically, factually, actually...
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differences (2011) 22 (1): 111–145.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... Arguing that Tanpınar's story, and the modernization parody it constructs, offers significant insights that help bring to light otherwise invisible dimensions of neoliberal state reforms, the author discusses how neoliberalism and its technologies are translated into a language of modernization...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 101–126.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Alexander Des Forges This article argues that the concept of cultural capital as it is generally used in the study of the modern West constitutes a catachresis with three fundamentally problematic aspects: it shortchanges the productive capacity of capital; it assumes a commensurability between...
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differences (2013) 24 (2): 150–171.
Published: 01 September 2013
... culture, Li Yugang has won the recognition of both market and mainstream cultures, successfully adding a modern edge to the traditional art. Like reality television shows in the West, Li Yugang’s cross-dressing performances tend to use sensationalism to attract viewers and to increase advertising revenue...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 109–123.
Published: 01 May 2010
... the queer aesthetic of Isaac Julien. Understanding Julien's use of citation and technology allows for an aesthetic elaboration of difference that highlights the persistence of modernism in postcolonial installations. It reinvests the idea of hope in modernism through a postcolonial lens that both laments...