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Qui Parle (1 June 2010) 19 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Jean-Michel Rabaté Copyright © 2010 Qui Parle 2010 The Death of Freud What Is to Be Preferred, Death or Obsolescence? jean-michel rabaté The Schadchen has assured the suitor that the girl’s father is no longer living. After the engagement, it emerges that the father is still...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2007) 16 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2007
... is a vast grave. Open and welcoming. Thousands sit on its thresholds. Others sleep inside. Some wail, others hallucinate. There are those who are laughing. Yes. Laughing. Their mouths and skulls are full of dirt. "Nothing endures" Wherever I lean, I hear the same echo: death's pulse...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2017) 26 (2): 519–532.
Published: 01 December 2017
... was precisely the medium of death, what actually led you to the rocks. Or, it could well be that Kafka was correct: the Sirens have a still more fatal weapon than their song, namely, their silence . And that the frown on Odysseus’s face—the very sign that signaled to his companions they could release...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2000) 12 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Copyright © 2000 Qui Parle 2000 NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS HANS BLUMENBERG was Professor of Philosophy at the Univer- sity of Miinster until his death in 1996. He is the author of numerous books and articles in the history of philosophy and science. Those in English...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2009) 17 (2): 123–147.
Published: 01 December 2009
... shocking effect on the victims of bomb explosions in war—owe their traumatic effect to the resonance they find in perverse masochism, in death drive, in unconscious guilt feeling, etc. Today, however, our sociopoliti- cal reality itself imposes multiple versions of external intrusions, traumas...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2012) 21 (1): 185–201.
Published: 01 June 2012
... the catastrophic event of Lincoln’s death prompts the poetic subject to address a che vuoi? to the symbolic Other as the depository of his truth, that is, as that which is apt to legitimize and guarantee the role that the poet takes on as an elegist speaking in the name of the American...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2010) 18 (2): 291–307.
Published: 01 December 2010
... in Glissant by tracking his thought through three conceptual and fi gurative movements: birth, roots, and death. These three movements work across what Glissant calls, in his introduction to the “Riveted Blood” poems, a “tortured geography.”7 This tortured geography writes Glissant as much...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2013) 21 (2): 101–125.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Shaka McGlotten; Sarah VanGundy Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Zombie Porn 1.0 or, Some Queer Things Zombie Sex Can Teach Us1 shaka mcglotten and sarah vangundy “Death Is the New Pornography” This essay bites off more than it can chew. Inspired by the work of Canadian fi lmmaker...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2009) 18 (1): 97–110.
Published: 01 June 2009
... himself and death, he sees nothing more than his last penny. . . . A man exhausts himself in two instinctively-accomplished actions that dry up the wellsprings of his existence. Two verbs express all the forms that these two causes of death can assume: to WILL ONESELF and to EMPOWER...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2015) 23 (2): 161–184.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the prison, the project documents the dreams, desires, and hopes of people held in a state of suspended death. Indeed, Photo Requests from Solitary asks the simple question, “What would a person in complete isolation want to see?”5 For this particular photo, the re- quester...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2017) 26 (1): 101–142.
Published: 01 June 2017
... beats wildly in his hands. It is blinding and who will forgive him in his tiny garden? He makes them out of hair, deer hair, because it’s hollow and floats. Past death, past sight, this is his good idea, what drives the silly days together. Better than memory. Better than love. 1 As we are...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2013) 21 (2): 61–68.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., just a little extra death: extinguo— to quench, extinguish, kill, destroy. The ex (from the Greek and ultimately Indo- European eks or ek, “out of”) is an x of excessive withdrawal, the mark of an extra extinguishing, and that tautol- ogy or stutter may offer the best help we can get if we are...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2009) 17 (2): 85–101.
Published: 01 December 2009
... dead. The declaration “I see dead people” thus implies Crowe’s death as the condition of its veracity. How could the psy- chologist not see, as it were, the possibility that “I see dead peo- ple” means “because I see you, because I look at you and tell you this, you, therefore, are dead”? Cole’s...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2006) 16 (1): 173–178.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Death-Bound-Subject: Richard Wright's Archaeology of Death (Durham: Duke University Press, 2005). Immanuel Kant, Anthropology from a Pragmatic Point of View (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006). Immanuel Kant, Notes and Fragments (Cambridge: Cambridge University...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2001) 13 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Revolt, trans. Jeanine Herman (New York: Columbia University Press, 2000). Jonathan Lear, Happiness, Death, and the Remainder of Life (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002). Qui Parle Vol. 13, No. 1 Fall/VVinter 2001 180 BOOKS RECEIVED Carol Hanbery MacKay...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2005) 15 (2): 227–228.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Copyright © 2005 Qui Parle 2005 NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS ARIELLA AZOULAY teaches visual culture and contemporary phi- losophy at Bar Ilan University. She is the author of Once Upon a Time: Photography after Walter Benjamin (Bar Ilan University Press, 2005) and Death's Showcase...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2010) 19 (1): 153–180.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... “[Y]our wife and babes / Savagely slaughter’d: to relate the manner, / Were, on the quarry of these murder’d deer, / To add the death of you.” “My children too?” asks Macduff (4.3.206–13). The audience has seen the “manner” of their death, and scarce- ly needs reminding...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2005) 15 (2): 1–49.
Published: 01 December 2005
... neces- sarily adhering to all the postulates of the philosophical generation that celebrated the death of man;' postcolonialism and critical ON THE POSTCOLONY: A BRIEF RESPONSE TO CRITICS#0; 3 race studies in particular have contributed to the revival of the...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2001) 12 (2): 221–225.
Published: 01 December 2001
...). David Ferris, Silent Urns: Romanticism, Hellenism, Modernity (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2000). Christopher Fynsk, Infant Figures: The Death of the Infans and Other Scenes of Origin (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001). Leigh Gilmore, The...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2014) 23 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Uni- versity Press, 2013. Debaene, Vincent. Far Afi eld: French Anthropology between Science and Literature. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. Derrida, Jacques. The Death Penalty. Vol. 1. Trans. Peggy Kamuf. Chi- cago: University of Chicago...