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differences (2021) 32 (1): 97–125.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Miglena Nikolchina This essay examines the entanglement of Galin Tihanov’s three regimes of relevance of literature—literature as art, literature as high-minded social engagement, and literature as popular entertainment—in the encounter between a literary theoretician (Tzvetan Todorov...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 30–53.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Bogdana Paskaleva At the core of this essay is an exploration of the notion of regime of relevance introduced by Galin Tihanov in his monograph The Birth and Death of Literary Theory (2019). On the one hand, the author traces the ramifications of Tihanov’s coinage and demonstrates possible arenas...
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differences (1991) 3 (1): 85–103.
Published: 01 April 1991
...Nancy S. Love Politics and Voice(s): An Empowerment/Knowledge Regime NANCY S. LOVE The perfect disciplinary apparatus would make it possiblejor a single gaze to see everything constantly. (Foucault, Discipline 173) Knowing and seeing - this association begins with the word "theoria" which means...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of language, the author connects Tihanov’s notion of “regimes of relevance” with the concept of “regime” developed by Jacques Rancière. The intersection of these two theorizations of “regime” pinpoint the paradox at the heart of literary theory: the attempt to pose the question of artistic autonomy...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 211–234.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Eugenie Brinkema This article posits an absolute difference between the regime of silence and the regime of near inaudibility. The regime of silence pivots equally on avowals of the possibility of sound’s absence and on negated versions, such as John Cage’s declaration, “There is no such thing...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 94–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... become an argument for the regime’s “revolutionary” aspects. This article argues that “land reclamation” was a fundamental policy and ideology of Italian fascism. It claims that reclamation furnishes the literal and figurative grounds of consent to the regime: this is to say, reclamation as policy...
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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 (2011) 22 (1): 64–89.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Ayse Parla This article explores the potentials for and pitfalls of the virtually nonexistent terrain of rights for undocumented migrants in Turkey to engage the broader question of whether the language of rights can serve emancipatory ends for subordinated groups. As in other capitalist regimes...
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differences (2013) 24 (2): 93–108.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of the Cultural Revolution in 1966 and is usually considered the most important period for the establishment of the socialist regime and political system. The essay builds on the premise that since the 1980s, gendered critiques of the Seventeen-Year Period, by applying imported gender theory, have tended to treat...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 276–299.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of sonic regimes, articulated across bodies and machines in variously historically freighted micro-locations, asking how a particular order of sound might order or enclose spaces. Under consideration are antinoise campaigners on trains, Mosquito sonic management devices, and a glossolaliac artwork (smSage...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 194–223.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to trafficking in migrant laborers. The article posits a model of salability, based on disposable life and recycled humanity, where entry into the market as either subject or object is the condition of survival in the modern security regime. Against a terrain of precariously asserted and suspended subjectivity...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 150–168.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Maria Kalinova This essay focuses on the problem of translation, which Galin Tihanov regards as the afterlife of literary theory in his book The Birth and Death of Literary Theory: Regimes of Relevance in Russia and Beyond (2019). According to Tihanov, it is exactly through translation...
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differences (2023) 34 (2): 27–57.
Published: 01 September 2023
... abolitionists distorted the political demands of the enslaved to consolidate liberal humanism, so, too, do contemporary deployments of abolition similarly sediment enslavement as a regime of power. patrickmichaelteed@gmail.com © 2023 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural...
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differences (2017) 28 (1): 124–173.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lee Edelman Taking queerness as one of the figural names for ontological exclusion (that is, for whatever a particular regime of social being forecloses), this essay focuses on how such a queerness effects an impossible pedagogy that aspires to teach us nothing. Rather than a site of emptiness...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Theory: Regimes of Relevance in Russia and Beyond . It includes essays that evolved out of a series of discussions about the book by an informal group–the Sofia Literary Theory Seminar–as well as Galin Tihanov’s response, which reiterates some of the major claims of his book and introduces additional...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 7–29.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of intellectual formations delineates its own project for a radical historicity–by analyzing the different regimes of relevance of literature–both the traces of modern literary theory and the methodological awareness of the traps theory sets before such an enterprise. When I insist that literary theory...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 74–96.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... Gildenhard Ingo Ruehl Martin . London : Wiley , 2003 . 161 – 203 . Goethe Johann Wolfgang von . Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship and Travels . Trans. Carlyle Thomas . New York : A. L. Burt , 2011 . Hartog François . Regimes of Historicity: Presentism and Experiences...
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differences (2020) 31 (3): 169–187.
Published: 01 December 2020
... practice. Indeed, in the sovereign debt restructuring discussions after the 2003 fall of Saddam Hussein in Iraq, the background arguments around odious debt ideas and the illegitimacy of Hussein’s regime—a non-statist sovereignty narrative that countered the expectation of continuous debt repayment—may...
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differences (2002) 13 (1): 96–127.
Published: 01 May 2002
.../public division in the light of a phenomenon that emerged as a major feature of the last decade of the communist regime in Bulgaria and that came to be designated as “the seminar.” The seminar? In Bulgaria? Over ten...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 126–149.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to the book). This should cancel concerns about the supposedly unilinear timeframe the book works with: in fact, the narrative traces not only overlapping chronologies but, crucially, overlapping regimes of relevance that operate with different temporalities and zones of validation. This is also true...