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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 21–46.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of transatlantic slavery together with that of colonialism and globalization to make a statement about African identities, both in the past and in the present. Hazoumè’s artwork provides a visualization of Hall’s mobile model of “diaspora,” with its shifting perspectives, geographically dispersed centers...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 57–68.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . . . in fact a complete anesthesia.”1 In the Dictionnaire abregé du surréalisme (1938) it is stated that the ready-made is a usual object promoted to the dignity of an artwork by the choice of the artist. The artist’s dispassionate choice and the time when it takes place are the only factors...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., pleasure is not confined to the realms of gullibility, alienation, or naïveté. In fact, Adorno says that one of the determining features of an artwork is its “enigmaticalness,” which, similar to Poe’s purloined letter, is both visible and hidden. 29 The very process of attempting to understand...
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Qui Parle (2001) 12 (2): 57–105.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of the artwork." Brecht's chessboard. Among the anecdotes recorded in Benjamin's notes to the conversations he and Brecht had in the Danish town of Svendborg in the summer of 1934, there is the following, dated the 12th of July: Yesterday, after...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 December 2013
.../summer 2013 vol.21, no.2 ception waiting to be integrated into the world “as is.” While this provides a welcome corrective to literary criticism keen on reduc- ing texts to the coordinates of the given, it also risks sealing off artworks in a special domain exempt from...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 29–54.
Published: 01 December 2015
....”1 Out of art, writes Adorno in his Aesthetic Theory, “it is a We that speaks and not an I— indeed all the more so the less the artwork adapts externally to a We and its idiom.”2 From this per- spective, participating in art means that the viewer, listener, spectator, or reader is meant...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 199–221.
Published: 01 June 2008
... draftsmanship, jazz, tango, and pop music and its album cover, poster imagery, and graffiti. Art was recognized in all this “cultural production.” Third, with the discovery of artworks among all these marginal peoples, there arose a new kind of claim about their dignity...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Schopenhauer's thesis that the Platonic Ideas - emergent in successful artworks — "constitute an ontologically dis- tinct realm," even as he acknowledges that this very thesis under- SCHOPENHAUER'S ONTOLOGY OF ART 65 girds Schopenhauer's view (Young...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of inquiry: juxtaposing critical biographical work with varied reflections on critique itself, pairing a reading of technics and the Anthropocene with a personal narrative relating animals and social stigmatization, examining artworks (from the fifteenth century through the present), and gathering...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 199–231.
Published: 01 June 2018
... installing the artwork Autonomy Cube in galleries and museums around the world in an effort to make such anonymizing efforts possible within the public network of the host institution ( fig. 1 ). Consisting of an acrylic glass cube measuring 1.25 feet on each side, the sculpture contains internet routers...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 327–331.
Published: 01 December 2011
... artworks have been exhibited at venues across the country, including the CUE Art Foundation, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Berkeley Art Museum. She is the recipient of a Sacatar Foundation Fellowship, winner of VSA’s Driving Force award, an Eisner Award, a Wynn...
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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 97–130.
Published: 01 December 2007
... with certain other claims that Benjamin makes for this poetry's privileged relation to the com- modity, however, the claim for the establishment of a crisis-proof experience in poetic form lends to this poetry a highly specific intentionality. This intentionality is connected with the artwork...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 171–194.
Published: 01 June 2017
... artwork, Kraus’s chapter opens a window onto the New York 1970s art scene and makes a claim for the relationship between emotion, thinking, sexuality, collaboration, and artistic production. How can days and happenings and moments so good become so quickly ugly, and for no reason, for no real...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 1–25.
Published: 01 December 2013
... belief and disbelief.11 To separate understanding from believing and to read poetry as poetry—these capacities are not a natural given. They are an ac- quired, active disposition toward a literary work, toward artworks in general, and they are part of our modernity...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 19–60.
Published: 01 June 2017
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Qui Parle (2000) 12 (1): 17–54.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of himself. It is not because necessity is the mother of invention that invention is a significant act in the modern world; nor is it because our reality is so riddled with technological innovations that they crop up as subject matter in the artworks of the period. Here, we perceive instead...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 89–114.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., once this technology is mass- produced and becomes truly ubiquitous, so that it’s a model for artworks, science fi ction, cartoons, and it becomes possible for President Obama to stand up in front of three hundred million Americans and say “I am a Rorschach” and expect that we’ll know what...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 101–142.
Published: 01 June 2017
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 31–62.
Published: 01 June 2015
...- rative is itself a statement about the importance of dialogue and nar- rative, respectively. This is another theoretical moment wherein the artwork answers questions that scholars have been at pains to address concerning the performativity of language use.24 When I write, above...
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 June 2015
... David Kurnick calls his “surprisingly comic mode, so that the depressing les- son the artwork at fi rst appears to impart gives way to a therapeutic vision of nondestructive relationality” (“efr,” 65). Such a mode might instead be called pastoral, since—apart from the fact that comedies oft en...