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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Zahava Ohry Avrahm 2000 . “ Fear of Personal Death among Physicians .” Omega 41 , no. 2 : 139 – 49 . Hunter J. F. M. 1968 . ‘ “ Forms of Life’ in Wittgenstein’s ‘Philosophical Investigations .’” American Philosophical Quarterly 5 , no. 4 : 233 – 43 . Hutcheon Linda...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 103–119.
Published: 01 March 2021
... published and unpublished seminars that Derrida delivered chiefly in Europe and North America. Highlights of the various essays are reviewed and at various points some few issues of a critical nature are raised for consideration. The seminars Life Death (1975–76), Hospitality (1995–96) and Death Penalty...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 9–21.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of institutions. It is a gesture that puts before us and on the line the mortal face of the “glorious body” sublated by philosophy and its teaching. © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 life/death Nietzsche François Jacob program death penalty Jacques Derrida References...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 395–416.
Published: 01 September 2020
... returning to life exactly as they were at the point of death and in search of a renewed purpose and an ultimate destiny. This, the article suggests, can constitute a form of latter-day resurrection. The article shows how both series present established religion as incapable of recognizing the return...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 393–421.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Elana Gomel This article discusses the cultural genealogy of the image of Dr. Death:the godlike surgeon with power over life and death, who uses this power to torture and mutilate. First appearing in H. G. Wells's The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896), this image has become firmly associated with Nazi...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (1): 125–235.
Published: 01 March 2006
... repertoire with the temporalities of history, via survival tactics and more strategic dishabituating resources; the models that capture, or emplot, its birth-death-revival (hi)stories; its transfer from the life of art to the art of living; and, most fundamental, its endless form/function interplay in both...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 387–413.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Both writers, as discussed in the article, treat life and matter as open and dynamic in their potentiality, filled with hope for transcendence of death and perishing without transcending the material, which in turn redefines our thinking of nature and the social world. These two thinkers, though...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Armando Mastrogiovanni McCance Dawne , The Reproduction of Life Death: Derrida’s La vie la mort . New York, NY : Fordham University Press , 2019 . ix + 191 pp. © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 Reproducing with Derrida Dawne McCance, The Reproduction...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 49–66.
Published: 01 March 2021
... , translated by Wills David . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Derrida Jacques . 2020a . Clang , translated by Wills David Bennington Geoffrey . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Derrida Jacques . 2020b . Life Death , edited by Kamuf Peggy...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Therezo Rodrigo . Paris : Éditions du Seuil . Derrida Jacques . 2020 . Life Death , edited by Kamuf Peggy Brault Pascale-Anne , translated by Brault Pascale-Anne Naas Michael . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Introduction: Derrida s Classroom Adam R...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 778–781.
Published: 01 December 2017
...” as the signifier of one’s “death-to-come,” a supposedly inanimate name that continues to “live”—in the sense of living on —“once the animal itself has become cadaverously inanimate” (46). Auto- biography comes to be seen as a “type of automatic regeneration,” adding something to the life that must...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Press . Derrida Jacques . 2020 . Life Death , edited by Kamuf Peggy Brault Pascale-Anne , translated by Brault Pascale-Anne Naas Michael . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Kamuf Peggy . 2001 . “ Derrida and Gender: The Other Sexual Difference...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 March 2021
... the fact of killing, of taking a life. . . . The insult, the injury, the fundamental injustice done to the life inme, to the principle of life inme, is not death itself, from this point of view; it is rather the interruption of the principle of indetermination, the ending imposed on the opening...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 615–623.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Yoram S. Carmeli Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2006 Spectacle, Death, and a European Traveling One-Ring Circus: A Response to Kenneth Little Yoram S. Carmeli Sociology and Anthropology, Haifa I appreciate the thought that my colleague Kenneth Little has invested...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2017
... between their families. Suffice it to say here that “Juliet is the sun” is just one example in the play of a reverse conceptual metaphor schema governing the play between night as life/love and day as death/hate. Metaphorical Relations between the Human and Natural Worlds By exploiting interdomain...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 597–614.
Published: 01 September 2006
... to the circus in ruins and the ever-present nightmare shadows of death, in the midst of dreamworld pleasure and titillation, which hovers over the circus. This means rethinking the role of representation and nostalgia which Carmeli finds underlying the lion act to see how the act, the artist Howes...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 439–469.
Published: 01 September 2003
... and Thought , edited by Andrew Ortony, 164 -201 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Salys, Rima 1986 “Signs on the Road to Life:`The Death of Ivan Il'ich,'” Slavic and East European Journal 30 : 18 -28. Secrest, Meryle 1992 Frank Lloyd Wright: A Biography (Chicago: University of Chicago...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 155–179.
Published: 01 March 2016
... an opposition, of binaries3 and, moreover, brings to the fore the way the self, 3. Nidesh Lawtoo’s (2014) analysis of the text’s surrealist mode complicates these discussions. He admits that conventional readings of Wait as an embodiment of the white/dark binary and — on the symbolic level — life/death...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 369–385.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Hoffnung ( Frankfurt am Main : Suhrkamp ). Celan Paul 2000 Gesammelte Werke in sieben Bänden , vol. 1 ( Frankfurt am Main : Suhrkamp ). Dean Tim 2008 “An Impossible Embrace: Queerness, Futurity, and the Death Drive,” in A Time for the Humanities: Futurity and the Limits...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 489–495.
Published: 01 June 2006
... survivors survivors, because a good part of them did die as well—the pulse registers, yet there are other signs of life equally vital but nonreturning. If we are only body conscious, if all we care about is the final death tally, then the post-Holocaust imagination is useless, because the post-Holocaust...