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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 5–38.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Loïc Wacquant Copyright © 2007 Qui Parle 2007 FRENCH WORKING-CLASS BANLIEUES AND BLACK AMERICAN GHETTO: FROM CONFLATION TO COMPARISON1 Line Wacquant For Stanley Cohen The purpose of this article is to lay out the rudiments of a compar- ative sociology of the structures...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... Postcritics depict critique as a violent hermeneutic practice of excavating a text’s hidden truths. This essay claims that postcritique’s understanding of critical theory is misguided and caricatural. By focusing on key thinkers of the critical tradition, particularly French philosophers, it argues...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (2): 249–291.
Published: 01 December 2021
... examines the nexus of materiality and memory in the work of the French philosopher and art historian Georges Didi-Huberman, with the focus on the questions of mnemonic affordance of things and plants. The essay proposes that Didi-Huberman’s project can be approached from the perspective of “undoing...
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Qui Parle (2024) 33 (1): 17–34.
Published: 01 June 2024
...Sandra Laugier; Hannah Cox Abstract This is a new English translation of “De l’ordinaire au quotidien,” originally published in French in 2023. In paragraph 116 of Philosophical Investigations Wittgenstein seems to outline the fundamental goal of his philosophy: “What we do is to bring words back...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 97–110.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., is not French. There is, of course, something called French philosophy. There is, evidently, a French history of philosophy, and it seems clear that, at least as the second half of the twentieth century is concerned, phi- losophy passes into France, or in any case more or less takes...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 185–186.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Copyright © 2014 Qui Parle 2014 Contributors martin crowley teaches in the French department at the Univer- sity of Cambridge. His most recent book is L’homme sans: Poli- tiques de la fi nitude (2009; afterword by Jean-Luc Nancy), and he is currently researching responses...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 June 2011
...—not once again—since these rankings and evaluations do not correspond (quite the opposite, in fact) to the glorious image that the French, it seems, would like to have of themselves. No problem! To these rankings (a new genre of human-interest story, quite useful for fi lling dead space in news...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 147–192.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... I pur- sued my studies at the same time. I studied for the fi rst two years in Rome and then fi nished my BA in Paris at the American Uni- versity in Paris. After my BA I went into the French educational system, and every one of my subsequent degrees is from there. I did a MA in political...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 223–234.
Published: 01 June 2013
... of Literature emily o’rourke A review of Jacques Rancière, Mute Speech, translated by James Swenson (New York: Columbia University Press, 2011). Cited in the text as MS. The American academy has received French theorist Jacques Ran- cière’s corpus piecemeal as his books and essays from...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (2): 443–456.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Anna Levett alevett@oberlin.edu Copyright © 2023 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2023 The Francophone writer Habib Tengour, born in Mostaganem, Algeria, in 1947, likes to say that he lives “between Constantine and Paris.” Indeed, although Tengour writes in French, his French gives...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (2): 387–398.
Published: 01 December 2021
... Duke University Press, The Whites Are Enemies of Heaven , is a historical monograph concerning English, French, and US imperialism and resistance in late Qing China and late Edo and early Meiji Japan (roughly 1800–1920). The book builds on and significantly extends the focus of Driscoll’s previous...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2001
... dynamics become easily dismissed as "'really' about something else — for example, repressed homosexual ity Whether for Frankfurt School intellectuals, French existentialists, or Prada pundits, fascists come to signify repressed homosexuals or sex-obsessed maniacs. In brief, the relationship...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 373–385.
Published: 01 December 2022
...), départ (departure), en partance (outbound), and nulle part (nowhere), Nancy connects these ways of leaving with one of his central concepts, partage , which in French means both sharing and separation. Existence, for Nancy, is fundamentally shared without fundament, a sharing that is only ever...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 301–304.
Published: 01 June 2011
... works at Cornell University, where he is a professor of comparative literature and of romance studies, a member of the cognitive science program, and the director of the French studies program. henry a. giroux holds the Global TV Network Chair Professorship...
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 125–146.
Published: 01 June 2015
... twenty years as inspector general of philosophy and as pres- 126 qui parle fall/winter 2015 vol. 24, no. 1 ident of the French agrégation committee responsible for granting teacher status to philosophy students. In his pedagogy, as in his thought, Canguilhem maintained...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 91–96.
Published: 01 June 2009
... that here follow all respond to these questions in their own ways, the fi rst of them—Bernard Stiegler’s—by forcefully declaring, as philosophers (whether French or otherwise) only too rarely do, that the future of thinking can be considered only when the accidental character of its...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 105–137.
Published: 01 December 2005
... the modern citizen with a certificate of political partnership. The seventeen articles are preceded by a brief introduction that describes the circumstances in which the docu- ment was written: The representatives.of the French people, organized as a National Assembly, believing...
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Qui Parle (2003) 13 (2): 203–221.
Published: 01 December 2003
... between the French publication of Discipline and Punish (1975) and History of Sexuality, Volume I (1976). Readers of these texts will recognize here a familiar theory of power as a "fabric," a textile, an interwoven and diffuse network of relations "that intersect...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 305.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... Culbert, John. Paralyses: Literature, Travel, and Ethnography in French Modernity. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010. Derrida, Jacques. Athens Still Remains: The Photographs of Jean-François Bonhomme. Trans. Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Nass. New York: Fordham University...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 333–334.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: Literature, Travel, and Ethnography in French Modernity. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010. Derrida, Jacques. Athens Still Remains: The Photographs of Jean-François Bonhomme. Trans. Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Nass. New York: Fordham University Press, 2010. Dosse...