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differences (1997) 9 (1): 14–35.
Published: 01 April 1997
...Renata Salecl Copyright © 1997 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1997 Works Cited Andre Serge . Que veut une femme? Paris : Editions du Seuil , 1995 . Blanchot Maurice . The Sirens' Song: Selected Essays by Maurice Blanchot...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 140–167.
Published: 01 December 2011
... a middle course between the Lacanian “object voice” of Mladen Dolar and the intense focus on human singularity of Adriana Cavarero. Through discussions of the libidinal economy circulating within certain mythological tropes (Sirens, Swan Maidens, Narcissus/Echo, etc.) as well as an aesthetic genealogy...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 1–9.
Published: 01 December 2011
... . Kafka Franz . “ The Silence of the Sirens .” 1936, 1937 . The Great Wall of China: Stories and Reflections . Trans. Willa Muir Edwin . New York : Schocken , 1946 . 248 – 50 . Nancy Jean-Luc . Listening . 2002 . Trans. Mandell Charlotte . New York : Fordham UP , 2007...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 December 2013
... . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2002 . Berger John . “ Why Look at Animals? ” On Looking . New York : Pantheon , 1980 . 1 – 28 . Blanchot Maurice . The Sirens’ Song: Selected Essays by Maurice Blanchot . Ed. Josipovici Gabriel . Trans. Rabinovitch Sacha . Bloomington...
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differences (2006) 17 (1): 20–46.
Published: 01 May 2006
... as the internal foreign body inhabiting its very psychic make-up. Homer’s description of Odysseus—tied to the mast so that he can hear the enticing call of the Sirens even though he is forbid- den from giving in to the lethal urges...
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differences (1997) 9 (3): 156–157.
Published: 01 November 1997
... . Rosanvallon Pierre , Collin Françoise , and Lipietz Alain . “ Parity and Universalism (1) .” 9 . 2 : 110 – 42 . Salecl Renata . “ The Sirens and Feminine Jouissance .” 9 . 1 : 14 – 35 . Scott Joan Wallach . “ ‘La Querelle des Femmes' in the Late Twentieth Century .” 9...
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differences (1997) 9 (1): 36–48.
Published: 01 April 1997
... ofeverything was an ugly middle-aged woman with long black hair wearing a white tunic and jeans. Almost the instant our eyes caught sight of her she jumped. The scene came alive. Sirens coming from allover started to wail. A fire truck which had been waiting ever so inconspicuously in the shadows sprang...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 36–53.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... In the Homeric epics, there are echoes of identifications between groups of human beings and insects. Some scholars believe that the Sirens, those singers who lure human beings to their deaths on the shores of their island somewhere...
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differences (2006) 17 (1): 88–115.
Published: 01 May 2006
... civilization” (Horkheimer and Adorno 37). From the interpretation of the Sirens episode as the founding moment of sexual self-abnegation to the reading of primitive patriarchal kinship in the com- munity of Cyclopes, Adorno’s attention...
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differences (2009) 20 (1): 87–101.
Published: 01 May 2009
... threatful, but of itself alone serene, of itself alone triumphant. Again from the town, deadened a little by the walls, the scream of the siren mounted toward its unbelievable crescendo, passing...
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differences (2010) 21 (2): 73–108.
Published: 01 September 2010
... . Peake, Tony. Derek Jarman: A Biography . New York: Overlook, 1999 . Peraino, Judith Ann. Listening to the Sirens: Musical Technologies of Queer Identity from Homer to Hedwig . Berkeley: u of California p, 2005 . Ricco, John Paul. The Logic of the Lure . Chicago: Chicago up, 2002 . Rimbaud...
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differences (2017) 28 (3): 67–92.
Published: 01 December 2017
... (while, in a blunt foreshadowing of the drama that is about to ensue, a female dog follows him persistently despite his repeated attempts to shoo her away with his foot), and then walk up to the threshold of the kitchen, lured there by Giovanna’s siren-like love song. He finally crosses this last...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 125–145.
Published: 01 February 1989
... attack - one so customary, in fact, that the sirens of its warning systems have seemed to recede into background music. Yet, as Laurence Rickels has argued ("Subliminalation" 29), background music is the return of the death knell, subliminally cadencing finitude's score. All this is piped in precisely...
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differences (2023) 34 (3): 175–200.
Published: 01 December 2023
... to common law in the sixteenth century in the form of a faith without images, a law of texts, sola scriptura in Luther’s phrase, is shattered ( Aston 890 ). The unhearing eye was theologically and spiritually a danger, a lure and threat to the faith carried by scripture. That siren, or in Knox’s argot...
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differences (1993) 5 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 1993
... browses on the lotus succumbs, in the same way as anyone who heeds the Sirens' song or is touched by Circe's wand. But the victim does not die: 'Yet the Lotus-eaters did not harm the men of our company.' The only threats are oblivion and the surrender of will. The curse condemns them to no more than...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 126–153.
Published: 01 September 2018
... in her white dress, is about to be married to her ideal black man. But just before they kiss, a siren goes off, chaos ensues, and the bride wakes up to her morning alarm. That dream sequence opens the 2006 romantic comedy Something New , which tells the story of Kenya McQueen, a beautiful, well-educated...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 249–275.
Published: 01 December 2011
... bends them into lacerating sirens—has become a sort of locus classicus in this regard.27 And one might note that a group such as Sonic Youth, which has situated itself between noise and pop, has used guitars both to unleash howls...
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differences (2014) 25 (2): 33–61.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that calls the man to “languor and death. [. . .] [H]e was learning how to wake himself from just such siren worlds” (18). McCarthy’s father and son represent the symbolic fighting to hang...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 143–175.
Published: 01 May 2016
... milieu is, in fact, the tense, congested centers of global capitalism. In Ten , especially, where blaring siren sounds and logo-blight constantly dispel any illusions we might have of Iran’s separateness, but even in the films set in rural regions of Iran, Kiarostami is always at pains to remind us...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 148–178.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and honors come directly from the king. In succumbing to the siren call of the three witches who appear to him from the mists of folk culture, he acknowledges that he is responding to a passion coming from outside himself that enters...