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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 191–222.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Sunaura Taylor Copyright © 2011 Qui Parle 2011 Beasts of Burden Disability Studies and Animal Rights sunaura taylor Painting the Animals For twenty-two years I have been concerned with the exploitation of animals. For twenty-eight (my whole life), I have been disabled. For...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2005) 15 (2): 51–104.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Richard N. Sawaya Copyright © 2005 Qui Parle 2005 THE SKEPTICISM AND ANIMAL FAITH OF WALLACE STEVENS • Richard N. Sawaya Introduction: Preliminary Minutiae It is necessary to any originality to have the courage to be an amateur...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2013) 22 (1): 193–202.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Megan Alvarado Saggese A review of Azoulay Ariella , Civil Imagination: A Political Ontology of Photography ( London : Verso , 2012 ). Cited in the text as ci . Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 REVIEW ESSAYS Animating Space Tracing the Construction of the Political in...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 95–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Zakiyyah Iman Jackson Copyright © 2016 Qui Parle 2016 Losing Manhood Animality and Plasticity in the (Neo)Slave Narrative zakiyyah iman jackson You have seen how a man was made a slave; you shall see how a slave was made a man. Frederick Douglass, Narrative of the...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2018) 27 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Kathleen Biddick Abstract Centered on the opening scene of reading staged by Giorgio Agamben in his study of reading machines, The Open: Man and Animal , this article considers how Agamben’s own messianic reading of an illuminated page from a medieval Ashkenazi Bible (Biblioteca Ambrosiana MSS B 30...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2017) 26 (2): 281–293.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Michael Lucey This article uses the writings of Erving Goffman, M. M. Bakhtin, and Edward Sapir to pose some questions about what is happening when spoken language is produced. In particular, it looks at certain complexities of the partial roles of “animator,” “author,” and “principal,” into which...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2017) 26 (1): 195–218.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Basit Kareem Iqbal In this interview, completed in November 2016, the anthropologist Talal Asad (b. 1933) reviews methodological and theoretical questions that continue to animate his work. The conversation is framed by his concept of tradition and touches on themes of temporality and sovereignty...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 24 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 December 2016
... attention. Indeed, plants don’t seem to do much at all. As Jeff rey T. Nealon notes in Plant Theory: Biopower and Vegetable Life, it is animals—in particular, charismatic animals—that (who?) have recently earned the sympathy of a growing number of theorists for having been left out of our...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2010) 18 (2): 333–334.
Published: 01 December 2010
... State University Press, 2009). Kevin Laland, The Question of Animal Culture (Cambridge, MA: Har- vard University Press, 2009). Joanna Levin, Bohemia in America, 1858–1920 (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009). Adi Ophir, Michal Givoni, and Sari Hanafi , eds., The Power of...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2009) 17 (2): 199–200.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... TechnoLogics: Ghosts, the Incalculable, and the Suspension of Animation. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2005. Michael Nass. Derrida from Now On. New York: Fordham University Press, 2008. Alexander J. Nemeth. Voltaire’s Tormented Soul: A Psychobiographic Inquiry...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 3–4.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Craig Dworkin Copyright © 2011 Qui Parle 2011 Normal Flora and Ambient Microfauna craig dworkin The journal you are holding is alive. It has been coated with an animate patina of arachnids, bacteria, fungi, microalgae, protozoa, and viruses. The species between...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 279.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Taylor, Charles. The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. Woloch, Alex. Or Orwell: Writing and Democratic Socialism. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. ...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 5–21.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the modern envi- ronmental movement, which has gained momentum and legislative traction through its ability to communicate the plight of plant and animal species on a more immediately human scale.1 In the past decade, concern for the planet’s environmental future has moved into mainstream...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2017) 26 (1): 143–153.
Published: 01 June 2017
... in “Brer Possum and the Snake,” we learn: “Brer Possum is one of the nicest animals you’ll ever want to meet.” He’d give “you the fur off his back.” 3 These stories told by a kindly ex-slave were part of the African American folk tradition. One of Zora Neale Hurston’s earliest published stories...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 253–257.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Joan Retallack Copyright © 2011 Qui Parle 2011 From The Bosch Bookshelf joan retallack Bosch [bä SH; bô SH] Bosch, Hieronymus (c. 1450–1516) Dutch painter. His highly detailed works are typically crowded with half-human, half-animal creatures and grotesque demons...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2012) 21 (1): 71–83.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Auditory perception is so strongly privileged that, in modern as in ancient languages, the terms corresponding to the English voice (Latin: vox, Greek: pho¯ne¯) tend to denote a large spectrum of sound phenomena with either animate or inanimate sources. This means that voice is not...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 121–158.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the victim, the victimized, the wronged. At the same time, humans who commit “acts against nature” are said to be acting like animals. In other words, the “perpetrator” is seen as damaging nature from the out- side, yet at the same time is reviled for becoming part of Nature. Bestiality is...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2018) 27 (2): 433–455.
Published: 01 December 2018
... least as well placed as the dog to be our best friend. We have intimate connections with all sorts of other animals—cats, cattle (especially milk cows), elephants, and falcons, among others—all of whom might have a claim to be someone’s best friend. The great eighteenth-century naturalist, the Comte de...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2018) 27 (1): 267–268.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Copyright © 2018 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2018 Allen William S. Without End: Sade’s Critique of Reason . New York : Bloomsbury , 2018 . Aloi Giovanni . Natural History, Animal Surfaces, and Art in the Anthropocene . New York : Columbia University Press , 2018...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2013) 22 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 June 2013
... peasants were required to pay, monitored the work of rural administrators, and regulated forced labor (JH, 89). Other reforms ameliorated prison conditions and sentencing, criminalized animal cruelty, and changed agricultural policy and criminal law to enjoin peasants...