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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 299–308.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., their practices should promote careful regard for the diverse, competing interests that form various “environmental” landscapes. Observ- ing how requirements and obligations are made through ecologies of practices, ecological politics would become less about interven- tions by humans to environments...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 57–84.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., but surely not all games are environmental. What, then, constitutes an environmental game? Or, if we prefer to steer clear of environmentalist rhetoric, how can a game environment model ecological principles? Most games commit at least one if not all of the following missteps...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 275–297.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the “environmental response.” This general term plunges scientifi c questioning into a cloud of hypotheses. We have no idea why and how the environment responds, but it does. When a living being arrives from outside—a strange plant, an “exotic”—the receptive system as a whole (the ecosystem) registers...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 87–115.
Published: 01 December 2011
... be denied. The prioritization of issues of environmental justice—the maldistribution of environ- mental benefi ts and hazards between white and nonwhite, rich and poor—is second-wave ecocriticism’s most distinctive activist edge, just as preservationist ecocentrism was for the fi rst...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (2): 285–307.
Published: 01 December 2020
... construction? Here I understand my experience as a body that, through an intersubjective exchange with its environment, detects that it does not belong to, or agree with, the social body it is part of, and thus embarks on a border crossing—on both a bodily and social “mission” to the other , yet unknown, side...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 121–155.
Published: 01 June 2018
... atmosphere affect mood indignados Occupy Wall Street What difference does an atmosphere make to an environment, a situation, or a horizon of possible action? If getting a handle on this question is tricky, it is in no small part because atmosphere itself names something elusive and vague: What...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 5–21.
Published: 01 December 2011
... criticism and in turn, how alternative understandings of environments can transform the boundaries and claims of the- ory. In their essays for this issue, infl uential environmental critics Lawrence Buell and Timothy Morton each discuss ways in which critical theory has occupied something...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 199–221.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of artistic activity in humans. The professional art- ists who incorporated features of art brut into their work or, like Dubuffet, deliberately sought to paint like the insane sought to put themselves into the mental and environmental conditions in which the insane, prisoners...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 199–231.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... gary kafer is a doctoral student in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Chicago. His research lies at the intersection of surveillance studies and media studies, with particular emphasis on social media, documentary aesthetics, environment and infrastructure, biopolitics...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 259–274.
Published: 01 December 2011
... The subject can only fi nd itself in displacement, just as hu- manity might best be located in the places where it seems most out of step with its environment, in the lagging temporalities of vacant Skinner: Clément, Poetics, and Landscapes 263 lots. Clément’s...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 25–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
... in its manifestation of “events” that support predictions of environmental catastrophe (e.g., peak oil, global climate change) that otherwise might be dismissed as effects of scientifi c modeling or Left fear-mongering. Yet, just as Katrina did not result in a changed national...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 June 2013
... of humans but on behalf of the environment— on behalf of nature and on behalf of heritage. So he has not asked for the “best of all possible walls”— but rather posed an absolute demand that no wall is possible. 172 qui parle fall/winter 2013 vol. 22, no. 1 This is also important...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 51–104.
Published: 01 December 2005
... separation from its surroundings. Freud located the beginning of anxiety in the infant's loss of that "oceanic" feeling of oneness with its environment — its first realization of its mortality — a prosaic though accurate gloss of Wordsworth's "Intimations" Ode's paean to the loss of felt...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 183–188.
Published: 01 December 2012
... ca- reer as a sculptor, quickly adopting text as an essential medium to his work. An early poet and public art promoter, Prigov belongs to that generation of Russian artists who emerged in the 1970s to challenge the restrictive environment of the late Soviet period. Prigov’s printable work...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 3–4.
Published: 01 December 2011
...; Staphylococcus aureus; Stachybotrys chartarum; Streptoccocus mitis; manifold thermophilic actinomycetes; Ulocladium chartarum; some number of miscellaneous unclassifi ed coagulase-positive species. 4 qui parle spring/summer 2011 vol.19, no.2 Please respect this environment...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 185–186.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., and secularism and religion. His articles on these topics have appeared in many venues, including MLQ, Public Culture, Studies in Romanticism, and ELH. He is co- leader of the “Objects and Environments” seminar at the Center for Cultural Analysis, and he is the author of The Book...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 191–222.
Published: 01 December 2011
... their environments and trained to perform tricks? Animals who, to this day, perform with Barnum and Bailey Circus, where regular beatings force them to perform and they are never again to see their natural environments?4 What of these animals? Are they similar to us in any way that matters...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 119–157.
Published: 01 June 2021
... programming (taken from military routines) to describe software programs. Drawing on inspirations from behavioral economics, Simon developed human-machine systems to test human capacities for stress within high-stakes “task environments.” The lessons learned at the SRL were very literally inscribed...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 283–285.
Published: 01 December 2012
.../summer 2012 vol.20, no.2 DeLanda, Manuel. Philosophy and Simulation: The Emergence of Syn- thetic Reason. London: Continuum, 2011. DeLoughrey, Elizabeth, and George B. Handley, eds. Postcolonial Ecolo- gies: Literatures of the Environment. Oxford: Oxford...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 December 2011
...- cioeconomic practices and nonhuman environmental systems as an essential dimension of any historical analysis worthy of the name. But the advent of what climate scientists have recently begun to call the “anthropocene” involves an epochal transition from hu- manity understood as a “biological agent...