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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 231–295.
Published: 01 December 2022
... meaninglessness, this article suggests an embrace of antidisciplinarity. By shifting perspective through Afropessimism, embracing methods such as critical fabulation, and inventing the past through cross-disciplinary borrowing, autobiography, and explicit empathy, the article demonstrates the implications...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 355–430.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to explain them than to complicate them. Copyright © 2018 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2018 blackness Stuart Hall innocence autobiography Michael X It [the constitutive role of representation in social and political life] marks what I can only call “the end of innocence,” or the end...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., and Integrated Liberal Studies. He is the author of Walter Benjamin and the Corpus of Autobiography (Wayne State University Press, 2002) and the editor of Benjamin's Ghosts: Interventions in Contemporary Literary and Cultural Theory (Stanford University Press, 2002...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 177–204.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the narrator to see the invisibility of blackness is the disfigured face Armstrong produces in "(What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue?" It is the figure of prosopopeia which de Man in "Autobiography as De-facement" describes as: the fiction of an apostrophe...
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Qui Parle (2001) 12 (2): 221–225.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., The Limits of Autobiography: Trauma and Testi- mony (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2001). BOOKS RECEIVED 223 Paul Gilroy, Lawrence Grossberg, and Angela McRobbie, eds., Without Guarantees: In Honour of Stuart Hall (New...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 207–220.
Published: 01 December 2016
... “at a time when the possession of body, work, life, and death was foreclosed to the enslaved and the indentured alike” (ifc, 24). Lowe elaborates further upon this broader teleological narrative in her second chapter by tak- ing up the canonization of Olaudah Equiano’s autobiography...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 157–163.
Published: 01 June 2001
... into oral history to subject themselves to the experience of being interviewed. I was interviewed on my life story and I also wrote Autobiography of a Generation, which can be understood as a long interview. It is es- Qui Parte Vol. 13, No. 1 Fall/Winter 2001 158 LUISA PASSERINI...
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Qui Parle (2006) 16 (1): 117–143.
Published: 01 June 2006
...-selling Muslim woman's autobiography of her first-hand encounter with this "barbaric prac- tice." Norma Khouri's book Forbidden Love: A Harrowing True Story of Love and Revenge in Jordan (henceforth FL) won great acclaim when it was first published...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 159–188.
Published: 01 December 2022
... criticism ( Beginnings: Intention and Method and Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography ) to demonstrate how the bases of Said’s later accounts of religion and secular criticism not only emerged from these early works but did so through a formulation of the religious (the second concept...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 99–119.
Published: 01 June 2018
... to view the papers tied with red tape,—‘This is my Life , in which my spirit is embodied. Use thy diligence to send me forth into the world in a creditable shape; and prosperity assuredly awaits thee!” The autobiography we are left with, then, is the sovereign’s own account of how “money can talk...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 391–404.
Published: 01 December 2019
... masculine lesbian musician cast in Hartman’s speculative “Film Never Cast by Oscar Micheaux,” Mistah Beauty, the Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Woman . Hartman’s narration of these audacious experiments mimes the acts themselves: a chance encounter satiates unspoken desire, the daily struggle fails...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 December 2014
... 2009 autobiography, “The pathetic spiritual state of the Church in the West did not happen overnight. In my travels to minister in churches in the West, I had already noted how far the churches had departed from scriptural norms, even when huge allowances were made for cultural...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (1): 285–300.
Published: 01 June 2023
... . Ilyenkov Evald . “ Otkuda beriotsa um?” (“Where Does the Mind Come From?”) . Filisofa i kul’tura 30 ( 1991 ): 30 – 43 . Jorgensen Christine . Christine Jorgensen: A Personal Autobiography . Edited by Stryker Susan . San Francisco : Cleis , 2000 . Lyotard Jean-François...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 57–102.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of Vu magazine, was accompanied by a caption by writer Henri Danjou identifying the clochard holding a sack as "un philosophe de la place Maubert," and Krull in her autobiography claimed that the clochards had "a special view of liberty" and con- sciously chose "to live freely as clochards."6...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 189–229.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of detailed visions for the future of Palestine as an ideological means to justify land appropriation. Reading through the autobiography of Chaim Weizmann, a prominent Zionist leader who later became the first president of Israel, Said detects a telling example. Weizmann recounts meeting Arthur Ruppin...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 95–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
...: Literature, Science, Philosophy, ed. Josué V. Harari and David F. Bell (Balti- more: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983), 123– 24. 15. Texts that historicize and analyze the conditions of early African Amer- ican autobiography with respect to the conventions of abolitionist...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 147–168.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... His system, which draws on virtually the entire history of Western philosophy and major elements of Indian thought, found expression in poetry, plays, essays, a novel (a best seller), and an autobiography. The power and scope of Santayana's philosophy and his gifts...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 491–512.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Elsewhere: Reading African American Classics in the Age of Obama , Robert Stepto explicates the phenomenon he terms a “discourse of distrust” permeating African American autobiographical writing. “This distrust is not merely a subject or theme of certain autobiographies,” he writes. “In short, a study...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2009
... to be taken. As to translation, by virtue of its ambivalently fi ctitious dimension (the narrative is based on a historical fi gure), the book occupies the tenuous space between history and literature, translating one into the other. The autobiography of a subject who never existed nonetheless consti...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 31–56.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Molly McGarry Copyright © 2014 Qui Parle 2014 Base, Vile, and Depraved Blasphemy and Other Moral Genealogies molly mcgarry When British citizen Sebastian Horsley set off from London to pro- mote his new book, Dandy in the Underworld: An Unauthorized Autobiography, and landed...