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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (2): 183–191.
Published: 01 September 2011
... f keys that still work well. Its popped-out state doesn't make it less real than the surrounding keys. Essence must mean some kind o f w ithdraw n core that not even the object itse lf can access. English Language Notes 49.2 Fall / W inter 2011 18 4 E n g l i s h L a n g u a g e N o t e s 4 9 . 2 (1...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Sekula's critique m eant for Carrie Mae Weems, who shared a complicated relationship to its repudiation o f authorial voice given that, as an African American woman, she had historically been denied agency or a voice from which to speak. Fiies in Amber: Documentary Objects as Subjects in Carrie Mae Weems...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 63–73.
Published: 01 March 2013
... electrical transm is­ sion as if it made language more factual and impersonal, more objective. As the tele­ graph network linked cities and nations, and telegrams became a vital medium for journalism , assumptions about the supposed detachment or neutrality of electrified lan­ guage helped energize evolving...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 241–246.
Published: 01 March 2012
... that for shorthand's sake Timothy Morton's essay calls objects. Ecological awareness just is the human attunement to this coexistence. Many of these objects are large enough to contain humans: biosphere, climate, evolution. The ecological emergency, then, is also an ontological emergency, in which we find ourselves...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 247–251.
Published: 01 March 2012
... entities that for shorthand's sake Timothy Morton's essay calls objects. Ecological awareness just is the human attunement to this coexistence. Many of these objects are large enough to contain humans: biosphere, climate, evolution. The ecological emergency, then, is also an ontological emergency, in which...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 253–258.
Published: 01 March 2012
... entities that for shorthand's sake Timothy Morton's essay calls objects. Ecological awareness just is the human attunement to this coexistence. Many of these objects are large enough to contain humans: biosphere, climate, evolution. The ecological emergency, then, is also an ontological emergency, in which...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 7–21.
Published: 01 October 2019
... complex histories and conceptions of homelands. This essay adopts a fresh focus on Indigenous/colonial remembrances through the lens of materiality, considering the wider historiographical and theoretical implications of recentering tangible objects and landscapes as conduits connecting past, present...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 29–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Karla Kelsey Abstract Brian Teare meditates on the body in pain, on pain as a way to “mark” or “shape” the I. “I am made an object by pain” he writes, but then “who is the subject of pain”? Engaging Elaine Scarry, Maurice Blanchot, and the paintings of Agnes Martin, Teare asks how the “I” who feels...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 March 2012
... objects from the natural world and informing them, i.e. changing the world. But apparatuses do not work in this sense. Their intention is not to change the world, but to change the meaning of the world. Their intention is symbolic. Fitterman's aim, also, is to draw a parallel between Flusser's focus...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 227–230.
Published: 01 March 2012
... objects from the natural world and informing them, i.e. changing the world. But apparatuses do not work in this sense. Their intention is not to change the world, but to change the meaning of the world. Their intention is symbolic. Fitterman's aim, also, is to draw a parallel between Flusser's focus...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 33–38.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Michael Snediker Abstract Brian Teare meditates on the body in pain, on pain as a way to “mark” or “shape” the I. “I am made an object by pain” he writes, but then “who is the subject of pain”? Engaging Elaine Scarry, Maurice Blanchot, and the paintings of Agnes Martin, Teare asks how the “I” who...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 217–222.
Published: 01 March 2012
... objects from the natural world and informing them, i.e. changing the world. But apparatuses do not work in this sense. Their intention is not to change the world, but to change the meaning of the world. Their intention is symbolic. Fitterman's aim, also, is to draw a parallel between Flusser's focus...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 69–91.
Published: 01 October 2022
... affair with El-Adl. Their clothes-based interactions prompted Forster to question and discard many of his colonialist biases. The suit, previously an unexamined everyday object, thus becomes a loaded metaphor for social privilege and unwilling complicity with national politics in Forster’s essay “Me...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and brown bodies producing fashionable objects. To advance the global history of fashion, the introduction briefly discusses the work of designers Rawan Maki (Bahrain), Laurence Leenaert (Belgium), and Kim Jones (Great Britain), examining how each upends gender, race, class, or fashion binaries...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 87–100.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of light. W oolf figures the botanical specim ens of the natural w o rld leaves and apples as her photographic objects, exposing them to lig h t against a sensitive ground, and fram ing them as unique solid objects o f study. W oolf was knowledgeable about photographic processes and techniques both from...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to objects, netw orks, actants, vita l m aterialism , m atter, and thing theory, as well as ideas about m aterialism (including historical m aterialism ), and m aterial cultu re cannot be doubted. As any glance at conference panels and scho la rly journals w ill reveal, the orists such as Jane Bennett and T...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (2): 107–122.
Published: 01 September 2013
... m itm ent to feeling "g oo d" about their objects of study sacri­ fices the necessary insecurity, even estrangement, that we find com pelling about interpre­ tative practice as the central activity of the humanities. In the end, we take their promises as various field-enhancing attempts to restore...
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English Language Notes (2001) 38 (3): 74–77.
Published: 01 March 2001
... ute. Strangely enough, in the poem the voice belongs n o t to hum an beings but rather to the inanimate world: this world tells, finds tongue, fling[s] o u t . . . its nam e, speaks, cries and spells. Hopkins describes the exist­ ence of m aterial objects as the unceasing process...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 137–148.
Published: 01 September 2015
... devotional objects and an em bodim ent that participates in a larger fram ew ork o f m aterial co n tin u ity makes the association of the wound as a material object w ith measures (mensura vulneris) and thus concrete em bodim ent sensible in its m ost literal meaning. In the syncretic context o f late...
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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 September 2011
... o kinds of cultural objects can be distinguished: the ones that R are good for consumption (consumer goods), and the ones that are good for pro­ ducing consumer goods (tools).The tw o have in com m on that they are "g o o d " for som ething: they are "valuable," they are as they should be, i.e...