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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (1): 50–83.
Published: 01 April 2022
...C.C. McKee Abstract This essay deploys Lacanian psychoanalysis and Black feminist theory to assert that the prominent use of mirrors in the paintings and sculptures of Deborah Anzinger, a contemporary Kingston-based Jamaican artist, are crucial to understanding subjectivity as inextricable from...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (2): 16–35.
Published: 01 October 2022
....” brenton.boyd@emory.edu Copyright © 2022 Brenton Boyd 2022 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). critical phenomenology black queer theory Gothic fiction antiblackness Moonlight Figure 1. Barry Jenkins, Moonlight...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 4–24.
Published: 01 April 2023
... histories, theories, and praxes thereof, and based on the arguments made in sound and image by queer and Black artists. 5 And, too, in a historical moment when it is a commonplace to claim that rock and roll was “founded” by “a Black drag queen” (as John Cameron Mitchell recently insisted in an August 24...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 110–124.
Published: 01 April 2023
... Weheliye's interests in the textures of Black, BlackFem, and Black queer and gender-variant life and aesthetics as discussed in the interview, torralba offers texturality as an analytic that characterizes the scholar-critic's work. Together, the essay and interview highlight how Weheliye's oeuvre enables...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 46–59.
Published: 01 April 2023
... is inserted or moved. This understanding of removal suggests that strategic cutting is a powerful remixing technique for forging new connections with the past by modifying archival source material. 29 Looking for Langston cultivates a shared desire for, even as it also instantiates, a black queer...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 62–75.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Alix Chapman Abstract This essay argues that limbo is a chronic aspect of black queer life and thus the tools this community has developed in responding to these experiences might offer solutions for dealing with the acceleration of disaster in the twenty‐first century. The author offers...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (2): 4–13.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the protagonists of Randall Kenan's A Visitation of Spirits (1989) and Barry Jenkins's Moonlight (2016) allegorize black unbelonging. Ultimately, “A Queer Visitation” leads us to and through a Gothic phenomenology of flesh, detailing its intersections with queer theory and what Boyd calls black necromancy...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 78–97.
Published: 01 April 2023
... and mobilized. 9 In proposing a black trans aesthetic of brokenness, I wish to offer a different conceptualization and use for brokenness. This is not a rejection of the conditions described, nor is it a theory of negativity in the lineage of queer negativity or Afropessimism. I am after a theory...
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liquid blackness (2024) 8 (1): 44–65.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and political engagement with Wong's cinema. It highlights how the distinct Asian femininity, or ornamentalism, of Days of Being Wild (1990) and In the Mood for Love (2001) are translated into Moonlight and reinforce the film's key themes on Black queerness, especially its ontological implications for Black...
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liquid blackness (2021) 5 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 April 2021
...; lighting, Camal Gaiby. Featuring “Om Mani Padme Hung,” by Yungchen Lhamo. Courtesy of the artist. Changing state becomes the queer affordance of dancing in blackness. From this to that, briefly; not this nor that as the approach to dancing. Riding rhythm to change our embodied capacity and move...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (2): 88–117.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and the Here and Now of Queer Futurity .” Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory 30 , no. 2 ( 2020 ): 127 – 39 . Harney Stefano , and Moten Fred . The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning and Black Study . Brooklyn : Minor Compositions , 2013 . Hoby Hermione...
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liquid blackness (2024) 8 (1): 66–83.
Published: 01 April 2024
... . New York : New York University Press , 2020 . Jackson Zakiyyah Iman . “ Losing Manhood: Animality and Plasticity in the (Neo)Slave Narrative .” Qui Parle: Critical Humanities and Social Sciences 25 , nos. 1/2 ( 2016 ): 95 – 136 . Keeling Kara . Queer Times, Black Futures...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (2): 28–45.
Published: 01 October 2023
... the Waller-Ellington collaborations, it is that Black rhythm, time, and sonicity resist being captured, stolen, and, ultimately, synched; in fact, they slip out of grasp—through multiple and conflicting visual and sonic rhythms, there for a moment and then dissipated. ■■ 1 Keeling, Queer Times...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (1): 100–107.
Published: 01 April 2023
... that emerges in each conversation we have. Which is why we continue to have all the conversations we have, I think. This latest iteration is one of love and black study and black feminist theory and queer insurgency—all these things on the radical edge, and a whole bunch of other things, as it always is. So...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (1): 86–95.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., not pronouns, as much as blackness. A longing for an object that is not an object—porous as our people's people—not perceived, prior to theory, criticism, popular culture, gender, unnamed on purpose. You say: we are to make a music of our being here . A music of our people, their people's people, who...
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liquid blackness (2021) 5 (1): 127–148.
Published: 01 April 2021
... BAFC's most explicitly digitopic work and one that might be seen as prefiguring the later multiscreen practice in the way it pursues a database aesthetics and concurrent manners of unfolding. See Akomfrah, “Digitopia” ; Marks, “Monad, Database, Remix” ; and Keeling, Queer Times, Black Futures . See...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (1): 6–31.
Published: 01 April 2022
... the question of the anaoriginarity of blackness by engaging with Kant's formulation of aesthetic philosophy against what he calls the “knowledge of freedom”—a question of “paraontic resistance that is essential matter for a general theory of the generative or, to be more precise, a theory of blackness.” 38...
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liquid blackness (2023) 7 (2): 88–99.
Published: 01 October 2023
... American Culture . New York : New York University Press , 2015 . Harris Dionte . “ The Smear: Vibrational Flesh and the Calculus of Black Queer Becoming in Barry Jenkins's Moonlight .” Differences 33 , no. 1 ( 2022 ): 1 – 27 . Hartman Saidiya . Scenes of Subjection: Terror...
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liquid blackness (2021) 5 (2): 5–18.
Published: 01 October 2021
... of anti-blackness, it also manages to be incredibly generous.” Juarez, “Within the Whirlwind,” 107 . Works Cited Adeyemi Kemi . “ Beyond 90°: The Angularities of Black/queer/women/lean ,” Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory 29 , no. 1 ( 2019 ): 9 – 24 . Aranke...
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liquid blackness (2022) 6 (1): 98–117.
Published: 01 April 2022
... and neck, requires breath to be drawn deep within subjectivities grooving beyond power's clutch. The composer turns us to the vibration of abject blackness that oscillates at the foundation of the present, still aspirative in its torn status (away from the human and the state). Eastman's theory of the base...
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