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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 57–84.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Alenda Y. Chang Copyright © 2011 Qui Parle 2011 Games as Environmental Texts alenda y. chang It is utterly diff erent in a cave. Within seconds you lose sight of your starting point. The sinuous passages twist and turn. Always you are confi ned by walls, fl oor, and...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 35–64.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Frédéric Neyrat Copyright © 2016 Qui Parle 2016 Planetary Antigones The Environmental Situation and the Wandering Condition frédéric neyrat The world is gone, I have to carry you. Paul Celan, “Great, Glowing Vault” Many contemporary thinkers strive to imagine what a...
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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 December 2011) 19 (2): 87–115.
Published: 01 December 2011
... ecocritics now read each other’s work se- lectively rather than comprehensively, and distinctions become in- creasingly hard to make between them and other environmentally oriented humanists who would resist being called ecocritics how- ever relevant their work seems to those who do. As...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 327–331.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Harvard University and author of The Environmental Imagination (1995), Writing for an Endangered World (2001), and The Future of En- vironmental Criticism (2005). Current projects include a book-in-prog- ress, Forms of Environmental Memory: Person, Region, Nation, Planet. katherine f. chandler is a...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 24 (2): 185.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., Sexuality, and Mourning in the Early Era of aids. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. Youatt, Rafi . Counting Species: Biodiversity in Global Environmental Politics. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015. ...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 25–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
... BP blowout resembles Hurricane Katrina 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...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 December 2011
... fossil-fuel capitalism centered in the Global North. Thinkers from Marx to Braudel to Lefebvre have long emphasized the dialectical co-production of so- cioeconomic practices and nonhuman environmental systems as an essential dimension of any historical analysis worthy of the name. But the...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 299–308.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the same time pointing to the politi- cal stakes of these issues. In her introduction to The Ecocriticism Reader (1996), Cheryll Glotfelty observes that “most ecocritical work shares a common motivation: the troubling awareness that we have reached the age of environmental limits, a time when...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2014) 23 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., 2014. Nguyen, Mimi Thi. The Gift of Freedom: War, Debt, and Other Refugee Passages. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012. Nixon, Rob. Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013. Portela, Manuel. Scripting Reading Motions: The Codex and...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 275–297.
Published: 01 December 2011
... populations, etc.: all these factors infl uence the course of a species’ acclimatization. Environmental Response The sum of environmental reactions corresponds to what we call the “environmental response.” This general term plunges scientifi c questioning into a cloud of hypotheses. We have no idea...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2014) 23 (1): 257–274.
Published: 01 June 2014
... proclamation of the end of the world may subsume the image of an unfolding environmental apocalypse, but it does not terminate with it. The end of the world by hyperobject is in- stead aligned with the end of the world picture as prophesied by Heidegger. Heidegger identifi es modernity as the period...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... human” must be sustained to allow for an environmentally sound ethics. Zakiyyah Iman Jackson, meanwhile, maintains that an ongoing interrogation of the categori- cal division between the human and the nonhuman must supersede questions of allegiance with or betrayal of “the human.” As men- tioned...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 137–177.
Published: 01 December 2016
...” (ee, 25), the dogma of infallibility goes hand in hand with technolog- ical breakdown and, indeed, grows louder with each new industrial- ly produced environmental catastrophe. Complicating the standard narrative according to which modernity opens up the future while...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2010) 19 (1): 181–192.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., environmental, and intellectual contexts compellingly works to es- tablish a discourse about Eakins—and about the history of realist aesthetics around the turn of the last century—in which such lines of inquiry become newly and perhaps surprisingly apposite. Notes 1. Thomas Eakins to Benjamin Eakins...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2013) 22 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 June 2013
... studio, and others, were asked by caldh [Centro para la acción legal en (derechos hu- manos)] to map the environmental results of a military incursion called Operation Sophia that was the context for the massacres in the Quiche region where the Ixil people were being targeted...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2018) 27 (1): 233–250.
Published: 01 June 2018
... environmental justice initiative PigeonBlog in Southern California. PigeonBlog is a combination of science, sport, and art that deploys pigeons equipped with scientific instruments to measure urban air quality, gathering and streaming data in real time; pigeon flight patterns are able to gather data that the...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 17–33.
Published: 01 December 2016
... light of the ecological mess, or rather, the environmental disaster that humanity has created and may not be able to overcome. While we have rarely, in the humanities and the social sciences, looked beyond the human, we will have to do so with increasing insistence in the near future, as the...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2011) 19 (2): 163–190.
Published: 01 December 2011
... opposes writing, in particular the act of inscribing the sentence in which it occurs, to environmental phenomena occur- ring “outside” the scene of writing. Ecomimesis performs “See? I’m no bookish penman, I know and care about real things.” Un- fortunately, you need writing to convey just how...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2001) 12 (2): 15–55.
Published: 01 December 2001