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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 274–295.
Published: 01 July 1994
... Judith . “ The Lesbian Phallus and the Morphological Imaginary .” differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 4 . 1 ( 1992 ): 133 – 70 . de Lauretis Teresa . The Practice of Love: Lesbian Sexuality and Perverse Desire . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1994 . Grosz Elizabeth...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
... causal origin cannot be determined, should the conscious strategies of antinormativity be understood as interventions that hail from outside these norms or as expressions of power’s internal and perverse machinations? If norms are considered the genetics of power that inform all of social life (without...
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differences (2013) 24 (1): 55–103.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of the project. The second part, “The Political Perversity of the Consenting Adult,” more carefully contemplates how and to what effect the sexual politics and rhetorics of sexuality observed in New Orleans are contoured by an apotheosis of the consenting adult. The final section, “Fairness, Debility, and Sexual...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 May 2019
... politics of the contemporary moment, with broad speculation on the political demands, critical inheritances, and contradictory politics of #MeToo. The middle thematic attends to the vicissitudes of sex in the conjuncture between perversion and pleasure, with considerations of the historical construction...
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differences (2021) 32 (3): 25–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
... in the bedroom: rape was a problem not of exceptional perversion, but of ordinary heterosexuality. The works surveyed in this essay center the scene of state detention, showing how regimes of policing in a racial capitalist state always frame and prototype sexual violence. The author pursues this argument...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Elissa Marder This essay explores how Baudelaire’s insistence on perverse forms of nonreproductive sexuality (what is here called “bad sex”) exposes critical aspects of his poetics and his relation to the question of aesthetics. It takes up two of Baudelaire’s most famous poems (“To the Reader...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 168–187.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Elizabeth A. Povinelli This essay examines the relevance of the concept of biopower and its four seminal figures (the hysterical woman, the Malthusian couple, the masturbating child, and the perverse adult) to our understanding of current formations of late liberal power. Through the example...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 206–223.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of being “normalized” and called “immoral,” these particles resist normative notions of physical contact; they are perverse. On the human scale, electrons trouble the notion of touch by making it impossible to close the distance between atoms: the sense of touch paradoxically relies on electric repulsion...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 296–313.
Published: 01 July 1994
... . Latent Images: Homosexuality and Visual Interpretation in Freud's “Wolf Man” Case . Bloomington : Indiana UP , forthcoming 1995 . de Lauretis Teresa . The Practice of Love: Lesbian Sexuality and Perverse Desire . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1994 . de Lauretis Teresa...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 150–155.
Published: 01 May 2023
... (1995) and argues that, via this concept, he suggests ways that queer theory itself can avoid becoming a “new normativity.” l.m.downing@bham.ac.uk © 2023 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2023 fantasy Leo Bersani mobility perversion...
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differences (1995) 7 (3): 24–49.
Published: 01 November 1995
... . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1987 . de Lauretis Teresa . The Practice of Love: Lesbian Sexuality and Perverse Desire . Bloomington : Indiana UP , 1994 . Derrida Jacques . Of Grammatology . Trans. Spivak Gayatri Chakravorty . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins UP , 1976 . Fausto...
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differences (2010) 21 (2): 46–72.
Published: 01 September 2010
... . Copjec, Joan. “Sex and the Euthanasia of Reason.” Read My Desire: Lacan against the Historicists . Cambridge, ma: mit p, 1995 . 201 -36. de Lauretis, Teresa. Introduction. The Practice of Love: Lesbian Sexuality and Perverse Desire . Bloomington: Indiana up, 1994 . xi -xx. Dean, Tim. Beyond...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 191–195.
Published: 01 September 2018
... . Roudinesco Elizabeth . Our Dark Side: A History of Perversion . Trans. Macey David . Malden : Polity , 2009 . Elizabeth Roudinesco describes perversion thus: “It uses the speech of the subject, but only to mimic the nature from which it has been extirpated so as to parody it all the more...
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differences (1991) 3 (2): 39–54.
Published: 01 July 1991
... . Trans. and ed. Strachey James . Vol. 10 . London : Hogarth , 1955 . 1 - 149 . 24 vols. 1953-74 . Freud Sigmund . “ ‘A Child is being Beaten’: A Contribution to the Study of the Origin of Sexual Perversions .” 1919 . The Standard Edition . Vol. 17 . 175 - 204 . Freud...
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differences (2017) 28 (2): 86–115.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., a purely mental or even mythical construction, with no energetic or substantial manifestation, that must be understood solely as a matter of fantasy. Both have a privileged relationship to the perversions. Some of Freud’s earliest explorations of the death drive are in relation to sadism, in which he...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 209–242.
Published: 01 April 1998
... Marcelle . Jacques Lacan: The French Context . Trans. Tomiche Anne . New Brunswick : Rutgers UP , 1992 . Mieli Paola . “ A Note on Freud's Structural Differentiation Between Neurosis and Perversion .” Psychoanalysis at 100 . Ed. Fenchel Gerd . Lanham, MD : UP of America...
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differences (1989) 1 (3): 88–107.
Published: 01 November 1989
... in powerlessness - a pleasure which could certainly be grasped as an indication that "all is not as it should be" with this man, and which we might expect to be normally hidden from view in this culture and called "perverse" - that pleasure is adumbrated across the ambivalent gestures of his face, and is, I would...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 212–248.
Published: 01 July 1994
... . New York : Norton , 1978 . Lacan Jacques , and Granoff Wladimir . “ Fetishism: The Symbolic, the Imaginary and the Real .” Perversions . Ed. Lorand Sandor . New York : Gramercy , 1956 . 265 – 76 . Laplanche Jean . New Foundations for Pyschoanalysis . Trans...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 314–315.
Published: 01 July 1994
... . Grosz Elizabeth . “ The Labors of Love. Analyzing Perverse Desire: An Interrogation of Teresa de Lauretis's The Practice of Love .” 6 . 2–3 : 283 – 304 . Hammonds Evelynn . “ Black (W)holes and the Geometry of Black Female Sexuality .” 6 . 2–3 : 132 – 151 . Hertz Neil...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 62–91.
Published: 01 July 1993
..., fulfilled individuals (Hunter, Saunders, and Williamson 138). In these discussions - and, I would argue, in cultural debates about pornography still- pornography does not describe the free, liberal imagination or the perverse fantasies of so-called deviants, but a particular relationship between masculinity...