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differences (2020) 31 (3): 76–90.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Raphaëlle Guidée Financially choked by economic and demographic decline, the city of Detroit filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy federal protection in 2013. In what sense can a situation of generalized insolvency be said to pave the way for the utopia of a debt-free world? Avoiding the easy symbolism...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 74–93.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Boundaries of the Private Sphere . Ed. Joan W. Scott and Debra Keates. Urbana: u of Illinois p, 2004 . 359 -87. ———. “The West as Intellectual Utopia.” Remembering Communism: Genres of Representation . Ed. Maria Todorova. New York: ssrc, forthcoming. Petrovskaya, Elena. “Ehtot smutnyj obraz...
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differences (2020) 31 (1): 64–97.
Published: 01 May 2020
... that extends beyond pragmatism utopian is not to suggest that such a feminist theory is improbable. Rather, the invocation of utopia affirms the combination of world-making estrangement and subject-forming desire that has been at the core of feminist thinking and feeling all along. It calls forth feminism...
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differences (2007) 18 (2): 103–132.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., Marianne. Utopia Limited: The Sixties and the Emergence of the Postmodern . Durham, nc: Duke up, 2004 . DeKoven, Marianne, ed. Feminist Locations: Global and Local, Theory and Practice . New Brunswick, nj: Rutgers up, 2001 . DuPlessis, Rachel Blau, and Ann Snitow, eds. The Feminist Memoir...
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differences (2005) 16 (3): 95–101.
Published: 01 December 2005
...FRAN BARTKOWSKI Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2005 fran bartkowski is Associate Professor of English and Women's Studies at Rutgers University-Newark. She is the author of Feminist Utopias (University of Nebraska Press, 1989) and Travelers...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 92–115.
Published: 01 July 1993
... with it). This willingness to uphold an ideal accounts for what I describe as the elements of socialist realism in Wolf's writing. It can be seen as the last relic of a literary dogma in which the education of its readers was one of the main goals. Not only is the search for a social utopia an ongoing topic for Wolf...
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differences (2012) 23 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Prester John’s fictive empire, as generations of scholars have emphasized, is an idealized society depicting Christianity at its best.21 It is a utopia where wealth is conjoined to spirituality, where the very objects attesting...
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differences (2002) 13 (1): 96–127.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of Chovekît-Utopia [The Utopian Human Being] (Sofia University Press, 1992), Smisîl i maitseubiistvo: Prochit na Virdjinia Ulf prez Yulia Krîsteva [Meaning and Matricide: Reading Woolf via Kristeva](Sofia University Press, 1997), and Rodena ot glavata: Fabuli i syuzheti v zhenskata literaturna istoriya...
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differences (1995) 7 (1): 48–74.
Published: 01 April 1995
... of fact. But this fact is only acknowledged with delay, and reluctantly. Why? Perhaps because, though not marking the "end of history," it nevertheless marks the practical end of "cosmopolitic" utopias. Because it involves acknowledging that real universality, or globalization, already achieves the goal...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 1–26.
Published: 01 July 1994
... between" what have become, for some, polarized or separate positions. She deftly argues in "Sexuality without Genders and Other Queer Utopias" against certain trends within contemporary theory on the construction of social identities. Bodies, she writes, ought not to be described as simple effects...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 100–125.
Published: 01 July 1994
... "Sexualities without Genders and other Queer Utopias," which appeared in a special issue ofDiacritics which she co-edited with Judith Butler, and "The Hobo, The Fairy, and the Quarterback," which will appear in the Fall issue of Professions. She is now completing a book of essays on constructions of lesbianism...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 276–299.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Utopias: Glossolalias .” The New Erudition. Spec. issue of Representations 56 ( Autumn 1996 ): 29 – 47 . Deleuze Gilles . “ PostScript on the Societies of Control .” October 59 ( 1992 ): 3 – 7 . First Great Western . “ Quiet(?) Carriages .” First Great Western Passengers’ Forum...
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differences (1991) 3 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 April 1991
...: A Semiotic Approach to Literature and Art . Ed. Roudiez Leon . New York : Columbia UP , 1980 . Mellor Ann K. “ On Feminist Utopias .” Women's Studies 9 ( 1982 ): 241 - 62 . Miller D. A. Narrative and Its Discontents: Problems of Closure in the Traditional Novel...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 88–106.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., Ernst. The Spirit of Utopia . Trans. Anthony A. Nassar. Stanford, ca: Stanford up, 2000 . Brewster, David. A Treatise on the Kaleidoscope . Edinburgh, 1819 . Brown, Bill. “The Secret Life of Things (Virginia Woolf and the Matter of Modernism).” Modernism and Modernity 6 ( April 1999...
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differences (1995) 7 (1): 209–253.
Published: 01 April 1995
... kind of value am I giving to the word utopia? Is it a principle of d fferences 213 hope, un principe d'esperance, on which we could base the trust that we no longer have in the principle of reason? The more I worked on this paper the more I realized that this is the fundamental question of my text...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 94–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... multiple personal appearances in the area. Mussolini not only drained the marshes and (temporarily) eliminated the dreaded and malaria-carrying vector mosquito anopheles labranchiae but also prepared the region for cultivation and the creation of a socially engineered fantasy or utopia, a project...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 204–227.
Published: 01 September 1999
... form of information, manipulation, and reification—has penetrated the older autonomous sphere of culture and even the Unconscious itself, the Utopia of a renewal of perception has no place to go. It is not clear, to put it crudely...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 249–273.
Published: 01 July 1994
... (discipline/terrorism, utopia/apocalypse). d fferences 255 If, as Armstrong says, Discipline and Punish can be read as the story ofhow "discipline transformed itselffrom a residual cultural formation into the master theme of modern culture" (39), Epistemology of the Closet tells the story of a closet...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 107–131.
Published: 01 May 2014
... P , 1999 . Jameson Fredric . “ Reification and Utopia in Mass Culture .” Signatures of the Visible . New York : Routledge , 1992 . 9 – 34 . Katz Bill . Cuneiform to Computer: A History of Reference Sources . London : Scarecrow , 1998 . Kay Lily . Who Wrote...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 62–78.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the stranger—that is, difference—that a child may be imagined to be. Feminist utopias often imagine a rethinking of birth; the separatist logic of Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s Herland imagines a feminist parthenogenesis, and the significant feminist literary utopias of the 1970s often took this on also...