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differences (1 December 2014) 25 (3): 123–143.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Duy Lap Nguyen This essay proposes a reading of Walter Benjamin’s attempt to develop a historical materialist critique of phenomenological theories of time, including those of Martin Heidegger, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Edmund Husserl. In the Arcades Project, these theories of time—which Benjamin...
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Published: 01 September 2016
Fig. 1 Mary Kelly (b. 1941) Circa 1968 (2004). Compressed lint and projected light noise. 100 × 105 × 1.25 ins. Courtesy of the artist Fig. 1. Mary Kelly (b. 1941) Circa 1968 (2004). Compressed lint and projected light noise. 100 × 105 × 1.25 ins. / Courtesy of the artist
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differences (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 26–47.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Annamarie Jagose It is widely presumed in queer theory today that the political value of the field lies in its antinormative commitments. A historically framed attentiveness to the context in which antinormativity came to define the queer theoretical project, however, raises the possibility that...
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differences (1 December 2008) 19 (3): 139–149.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Penelope Deutscher Following criticisms of Alison Stone's treatment of Judith Butler on nature and embodiment, this article argues that Stone has reconfigured Butler so as to accommodate Stone's interpretation of Irigaray. The project can be used to draw attention to forms of prior reconfiguration...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 10–30.
Published: 01 December 2011
...), intellectual historians, students of sound, and feminists tend to dismiss the philosopher’s work as incompatible with the critical agenda they espouse. Yet there exists a surprising, if largely unacknowledged, parallel between the unstable place of Cartesian thought within the feminist project and the troubled...
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differences (1 September 2012) 23 (2): 71–112.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Julia Bryan-Wilson From 1974 to 1976, artists in a range of contexts produced works that drew connections between performance and prostitution. This article examines how these projects, by artists such as Carlos Ginzburg and Suzanne Lacy, speak to the wider political discourses and feminist...
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 46–63.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Matthew Kirschenbaum Taking as self-evident that the “dark side” under discussion is a discursive construct of the digital humanities rather than “actually existing projects” (a clarifying phrase taken from Rita Raley’s post-mla comments), this essay suggests that the construct is too often...
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differences (1 December 2014) 25 (3): 14–58.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Kristina Mendicino This article proposes a reading of Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit as a translation project akin to that of Luther’s Bible and Voss’s Homer, following Hegel’s own placement of his work within this lineage of major Ger-man translations. Different from his predecessors, however...
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differences (1 December 2017) 28 (3): 19–43.
Published: 01 December 2017
... repetition as inevitable aspects of subversion and resignification. The transmedia reincarnation of epic in video games is thus revealed to testify both to the wounded projectivity of our epoch and to the political wagers of interactivity. © 2017 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist...
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differences (1 May 2017) 28 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Peggy Kamuf The bad object of this essay is reading. It assembles fragments of an abandoned project that would have posed the delirious thesis of universal reading disorder. There are four fragments, which analyze scenes of the other reading from Augustine, Rousseau, Flaubert, and Blanchot. They...
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differences (1 December 2010) 21 (3): 34–52.
Published: 01 December 2010
... dialogue between Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno, in which the concept of “rescuing” plays a crucial role, along with a close reading of key passages from works including The Arcades Project and Negative Dialectics, provides significant insights into the centrality and difficulty of this question...
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differences (1 September 2015) 26 (2): 29–60.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Monique Roelofs Kant’s famous Enlightenment article is a crucial but overlooked source for his aesthetics. This essay unlocks its aesthetic significance by scrutinizing the mode of address in which Kant grounds his enlightenment project. Enlightenment, for Kant, revolves around the address we...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 134–172.
Published: 01 May 2018
... imbrications of matter and meaning. Poet Christian Bök’s biopoetic project The Xenotext Experiment—in which he inserts a poem into the DNA of bacteria, hoping that the bacteria will act as his “post-human collaborators” to produce a second protein poem based on the expressed sequence of the original DNA poem...
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differences (1 May 2008) 19 (1): 71–95.
Published: 01 May 2008
... extensions, when, rather than simply extending into the world, movement develops a centrifugal force, likewise argues that the movement of affective intensity is the way in which the body activates its inherent capacity for change. Extension is a fundamental attitude of the dancing body; dancing “projects...
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differences (1 September 2010) 21 (2): 46–72.
Published: 01 September 2010
... invested in the integration of Lacanian psychoanalytic and queer/feminist concerns: Judith Butler's Antigone's Claim and Tim Dean's Beyond Sexuality. Dean's project to ``de-gender'' desire offers a reply to Butler's concerns about the compulsory heterosexuality of the Oedipal scene; however, both texts, in...
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differences (1 September 2010) 21 (2): 73–108.
Published: 01 September 2010
... indeterminate event of aurality that reconceptualizes queer belonging in terms of the erotics of the ear. Tracing the impact of Jarman's audiovisual project, the essay begins with the argument that the relationship of sound to image in Blue is defined by an entropic or unvisualized audition. This relationship...
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differences (1 May 2013) 24 (1): 30–54.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., consent is indispensable to the very project of a coherent and legitimately democratic politics, especially in the distinction it offers between those differences that can and cannot be politically negotiated. In a context in which the very conditions of politics are under assault, to write off consent as...
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differences (1 May 2013) 24 (1): 55–103.
Published: 01 May 2013
... 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...
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 26–45.
Published: 01 May 2014
... instrumental future for the humanities and offer a measured skepticism that might serve as a buffer against the irrational exuberance that too often characterizes the administrative framing of digital humanities projects, initiatives, and entrepreneurial efforts. rita raley is Associate Professor of English...
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 64–78.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., and perhaps most critically, how the field will be shaped in the years to come. This article engages with two current conversations and considers the politics and possibilities of a DH project that builds a sustainable practice of a self in academia and a lifeline to others as a way of imagining a...