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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 103–136.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Todd Samuel Presner THE END OF SEX AND THE LAST MAN: ON THE WEIMAR UTOPIA OF ERNST ANGER'S "WORKER" Todd Samuel Presner I. Conceived in the early 1930s and published amidst much fanfare in late 1932, Ernst Junger's technological fantasy...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jason Frank Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 POLITICAL ENDS, HISTORICAL OVERTURES A Discussion of Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History Human Rights Regimes and The Last Utopia jason frank Human rights has been proclaimed the hegemonic normative dis- course...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 55–61.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Pheng Cheah Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Human Rights and the Material Making of Humanity A Response to Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia pheng cheah Samuel Moyn has written a provocative history of human rights that seeks to reveal their true origins in the political climate...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Seyla Benhabib Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Moving beyond False Binarisms On Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia seyla benhabib Rarely in intellectual history has a concept fi red the imagination of scholars across disciplines as divergent as law, philosophy, his- tory, and cultural...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 June 2018
... aimed at Jews. The animal-headed humans were illustrating, I argue, not the messianic last day imagined by Agamben but the day before the last day. They teach us that the structure of temporality matters, then and now. 16 In his conclusions to The Open Agamben returned, one more time...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Judith Butler Abstract Indefinite detention is a legal norm and practice that is increasingly acceptable throughout the world. It consists of arrest and forcible detention without a clear communication of crimes committed, and it can last indefinitely, since it deprives the detained of recourse...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (1): 103–135.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Ryan Crawford Abstract This essay takes the last pages of Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time at its word: at the moment the narrator achieves a definitive conception of the work he intends to write, he sees society composed, not of people of flesh and blood, but of monsters fit for a museum...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 25–63.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... The essay begins by tracing Deleuze’s three periods, especially the development of his thought during the last period, and the process of writing his final book. Then it explores the inextricable connection between the method of creation that results from What Is Philosophy? and its stylistic devices...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 June 2021
... points. The widespread refusal to wear a mask is effectively an insistence on breathing together, even if it marks the condition of one’s own last breath—or that of someone else, who may or may not have consented to sharing potentially deadly aerosol particles. Once a concern largely restricted to those...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (2): 309–318.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Divya Dwivedi Abstract Jean-Luc Nancy was concerned with commencement at several levels, of several kinds, in several senses, because he could speak of commencement with affirmation, which means with audacity. From the hospital in July 2021 he completed his last essay, which was intended...
Published: 01 December 2017
Fig. 3. Inside the checkpoint. After having passed through turnstiles and metal corridors and given his ID card to a soldier behind the window (on the right), this man is waiting for his belongings to come out the X-ray belt (on the left), before going through the last turnstile to exit More
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 95–115.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Political Science Association session from which this forum emerged as well as to Qui Parle— of which I once served as an editor—for publishing the results. In The Last Utopia, I offered an account of the recent ascent of international human rights, pushing back against emerging histo...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 125–155.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of the extent to which knowledge of the fi nancial economy is a dangerous kind of knowledge, as it not only failed to predict the last crisis but, if anything, co- produced it. Part 2 will look more precisely at the organization of power in the fi nancial- economic regime. At issue here will be the fi gure...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 139–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., perhaps the most devastating civil war in Brazilian history, one of the main newspapers of Rio de Janeiro published in its last pages an advertisement that read: "Canudos Qui Parle, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2005 140 NATALIA BRIZUELA War. Curiosity! Wonder!! Horror Misery All represented...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 June 2013
... that this distinctive model emerged as a result of the exhaustion of all alternative concepts of utopia, hence the title, The Last Utopia. One of the most striking features of Moyn’s argument is its skillful presentation of a history of human rights that persuasively chal- Anghie: Human...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 205–213.
Published: 01 December 2015
... as the last frontier of stubborn, “profound uselessness” un- conquered by capitalism (lc, 10). “Sleep,” Crary writes, “poses the idea of a human need and interval of time that cannot be colonized and harnessed to a massive engine of profi tability, and thus re- mains an incongruous...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 101–125.
Published: 01 December 2012
... time it is still unfi nished, though work began in the twentieth century, when I was just a child. Work would be completed in the twenty-second century, long after my death. Onkalo must last 100,000 years. Nothing built by man has even lasted even a tenth of that time span...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (2): 429–442.
Published: 01 December 2023
... or controversial. In fact, we saw the rapid destruction of all elements of civil society, of political opposition, of independent media that still existed right up until the moment of invasion. Of course, this mutation, this fascist shift, it didn’t come from nowhere. During the last decade I would say probably...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Copyright © 2017 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2017 On the occasion of our transition to Duke University Press, we, the current Qui Parle Editorial Board, write this statement across the last days of 2016, a year concluding with looming political uncertainty and social fragility...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of Kinship also left a remainder: not what Lévi-Strauss called a development of the structures (and that was in fact given by Françoise Héritier) but what he had in the last resort systematized and exposited by means of a transformational algebra that had been requested of André Weil...