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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 213–238.
Published: 01 June 2014
...? In literature or in art history, style usually exercises a personological, identifying, and signifying function, sorting exceptional works from unimpressive or minor ones. Style is the hallmark of a habit that refers to an average level of language use or of art production, and personifi es the genius...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 203–215.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., minor genres are not in themselves vehicles of political emancipation; they produce differentiated effects that have to be studied in context. Consequently, the study does not provide a teleological account according to which the popular pact would necessarily lead to a predetermined outcome...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 553–572.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Quinn Lester A review of Cramer Katherine J. , The Politics of Resentment: Rural Consciousness in Wisconsin and the Rise of Scott Walker ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2016 ), and Gest Justin , The New Minority: White Working Class Politics in an Age of Immigration...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 127–150.
Published: 01 December 2012
... servants?) have an unheimliche ability to spot. For this ability, an abuse in itself, they must of course be punished—re- sentment will have its revenge—and their punishment consists not just in their being servants but in their remaining servants: while the minor they’ve assaulted keeps on rising...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 535–552.
Published: 01 December 2017
... refuse the posturing of both the subjugated minority citizen and the racialized citizen-traitor. They produce relationships to the law that state power neither sanctions nor anticipates. As such, despite the omnipresence of surveillance and discipline in the concentration camps, their actions demonstrate...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 121–146.
Published: 01 December 2010
... precolonial and non-Western gender formations that appear more liberatory.7 Ghettoized as minority women’s or queer reading, U.S. wom- en of color feminist and queer decolonial thought remains largely “unknown,” uncited, or unengaged in the work of Latina/o and Latin...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 117–137.
Published: 01 June 2013
... World War I witnesses the birth of multinational states, among which develop grave tensions between dominant and minority nations. The Russian Empire, never itself a nation- state, teeters in a new type of federation led by a totalitar- ian ideologue. The German state submits...
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Qui Parle (2016) 24 (2): 171–184.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... The relevance of scale comes up in a diff erent form toward the end of the study in a passage on Musil’s miniature “Pictures.” In one of the most revealing and important moves of the book, Huyssen describes Musil’s short texts as a “literature in a minor key and minor scale...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 271–278.
Published: 01 June 2011
... democracy means little in the face of a controlling minority that cannibalizes revenue from the country’s lands and extends its parasitic operation through the ex- propriation of citizens’ tax into a system of private wealth. Its for- mal inauguration started with the Magna Carta; today the erosion...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 177–204.
Published: 01 December 2004
... it must be the version from 1929 to which the narrator listens on his phonograph.6 The bluesy A minor song is written in the 32 bar, AABA form (three stanzas interrupted by a bridge) characteristic of many tunes from the early jazz era (see Figure 1). The band runs through the song twice...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 29–54.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of exercise of citizenship and personhood. They have thus put forward a new model of citizenship that, far from erasing cultural differences, has reinforced and multiplied them. Indigenous Peoples and Neoliberal Reforms: A Majority with a Minority Consciousness But looking...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 June 2013
... context of Arendt’s remarks was the growing dis- cord and political ineptitude of the League of Nations throughout the 1920s and 1930s in continental Europe; the emerging confl icts among so- called national minorities themselves, as well as the hy- pocrisy in the application of the Minority Treaties...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 December 2013
... is a bargain price to pay for the triumph of, for the fi rst time, not losing sim- ply by being a fi nite living thing. (LA, 93) To understand how such a highly qualifi ed, frankly minor claim quietly emerges from the grandest oppositions (human vs. nature!) is to get...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 June 2021
... Valley, where microprocessors are born, filter and recirculate air to mitigate dust’s impact on chips. Yet the humans who work in those rooms, disproportionately women and ethnic minorities, suffer higher rates of cancer, aneurysms, and birth defects due to their proximity to toxic gas. 2 Of course...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 117–143.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Tritone 28 Perfect 4th 25 Major 2nd 24 1/2 Minor 2nd 21 7/8 Major 7th 21 Major 6th...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... Mario Wenning. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. Stoner, Jill. Towards a Minor Architecture. Cambridge: mit Press, 2012. Virilio, Paul. Administration of Fear. Cambridge: mit Press, 2012. Von Hilgers, Phillip. War Games, A History of War on Paper. Cam- bridge: mit Press, 2012. Way, J...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that crisis.2 We ask: How does the “Thanks to Berkeley . . .” campaign endeavor to manage un- derrepresented minorities through their images? How does it mar- ket a facile multiculturalism while failing to practice the diffi cult, messy, complex, disorderly, and dangerous work...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 263–278.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., through minor desires and dreams that seem to be headed nowhere. Among these resonances lie productive diff erences, especially over orientations to the biological; while Lee explores the creative potency of biological matter, Weheli- ye treats the biological as a pernicious...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 521–538.
Published: 01 December 2018
... minority poor communities and the vast majority of city residents in the global South. Climate change is one, especially threatening, violent production in a long history of imperial capitalism and colonial violence. In response, Dawson calls for nothing short of immediate revolutionary action, while also...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... In the history of the gay movement, until recently and perhaps to some extent still today, there were serious risks in making one's sexual orientation public when one's choice was same sex, in coming out of the closet. Such minority life choices and styles must become accepted...