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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 19–49.
Published: 01 June 2021
... movement experience tradition For the Qurʾan says, “If all the sea were ink for my Sustainer’s words, the sea would indeed be exhausted ere my Sustainer’s words are exhausted. And [thus it would be] if we were to add to it sea upon sea.” So what the faithful can do is not to try and translate his...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 47–76.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Thomas Nail Abstract We live in an age of movement. More than at any other time in history, people and things move longer distances, more frequently, and faster than ever before. If being is increasingly defined by the historical primacy of motion today yet existing ontologies are not, then we need...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 155–170.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Reich using the concept of stasis to unpack the social, historical, political, and visual tensions that structure these images’ depiction of their black German subjects. Viewing these images as complex depictions of stasis (defined not as the cessation of movement but as motion held in suspension...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Cesare Casarino Abstract This essay investigates the absent presence of Baruch Spinoza’s thought in Gilles Deleuze’s Cinema 1: The Movement-Image and Cinema 2: The Time-Image and argues that the concept of expression—as articulated by Deleuze in his study on Spinoza, Expressionism in Philosophy...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 121–155.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and manipulating atmospheres in retail and commercial settings has become a feature of contemporary capitalism, the essay discusses the political potential of “organizing a climate” via the case of the recent indignados movement in Spain. The essay suggests that atmospheres can play an important role in opening up...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 157–197.
Published: 01 June 2018
... War and in support of the Berkeley free speech movement. This work is brought into dialogue with some of the conversations in France following May 1968 and with the slogan “Structures don’t take to the streets.” In both these sites, the question of the problematic relationship between individual...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 475–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Pan-Pacific internationalist movement. The PPWA enacted social reform grounded in ideals of antiracism, affective connection, and cross-cultural exchange. The article recuperates “friendship” in two ways: first, as a fundamental tenet of Pacific interwar internationalist praxis, and second...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 145–177.
Published: 01 June 2020
... that policies of security premised on free circulation gradually give way to discipline and legal sovereignty that block, filter, and segregate immigrants. Alongside this movement toward territorial enclosure, the discursive construction of the immigrant changes fundamentally. Copyright © 2020 Editorial Board...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (1): 105–135.
Published: 01 June 2023
... to totality but (via Bataille’s dialogue with Alexandre Kojève) his action-centered framing of the movement of history and the character of actuality. Against the dialectical mastery of history, Bataille seeks to articulate an unpolitical image of sovereignty and play that is ultimately poetic or literary...
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Published: 01 June 2023
Fig. 3. Filling a lifeboat with water equivalent to the weight of a crew to test the movement of the boat falls before departure. Voyage 167 of the containership M/V Sea-Land Quality from Port Elizabeth, New Jersey, to Rotterdam, November 1993. Originally published in Allan Sekula’s Fish Story More
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 177–184.
Published: 01 December 2014
... in the conceptual movements and textual rhythms of The Phenomenology of Spirit and, in so doing, argues for Hegel’s im- portance for contemporary theorizations of emotions. The result is a rendering of Hegelian thought that demonstrates its fragility, ambivalence, and corporeality. In displacing the grand...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 143–155.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and proximity to the body. No two arts are more opposed: one is an excess of movement, the other a deceleration; one testifi es to ancient intoxication, the other to the modern art of surfaces and to science; one symbolizes life, the other death. So much so that to photograph dance...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (2): 457–472.
Published: 01 December 2023
..., and popular culture is a response to mass movements: some of the largest protests in US history. 1 The George Floyd rebellions during the summer of 2020 responded to the latest series of US police murders of Black people, including George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks, and others, by attacking...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 95–143.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of the text, which in turn bears out the movement between the voice of the poem and its deviations across the page. 1 Thus two reading positions are being suggested: one of the reader and one of the reading, as it were. The author’s efforts are oriented toward the incipient but never guaranteed transition...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 35–69.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Elizabeth Abel Copyright © 2012 Qui Parle 2012 Skin, Flesh, and the Aff ective Wrinkles of Civil Rights Photography elizabeth abel If we needed confi rmation of our ongoing investment in the civil rights movement and the visual media that brought its local con- frontations...
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Qui Parle (2003) 13 (2): 19–51.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Tatsumi 1. Two Versions of the Avant-garde Critics of Japanese culture often claim that the avant-garde movements in Japan reached full realization only in the experi- mental arts of the late 1950s to the 1970s. Indeed, the avant-garde arts exploded in a new and powerful way...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 151–182.
Published: 01 December 2012
... gives pleasure and to expel that which be- comes a source of unpleasure, to align the internal with pleasure and the external with unpleasure. But, as has already been sug- gested, this movement of incorporation and expulsion encounters two insuperable diffi culties. The fi rst...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 25–63.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... Griffith’s Birth of a Nation and Sergei Eisenstein’s Battleship Potemkin and pursues the evolution of cinema up to the great crisis, into which the action-image first appeared in Italy around 1948 and then in France around 1958. This volume is based on the subdivision of the movement-image into those...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 259–274.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: insects, dogs, clouds, economics, land art, politics, and so forth. It is my hope that the translation from Éloge des vagabondes (which follows this essay) communicates something of the playful, and not always lit- eral, spirit of his writing. Clément’s movement between his writ- ing and his...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 271–278.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... The University for Strategic Optimism (UfSO) is just one exam- ple of the success of alternative acts of resistance in spreading a message of enduring solidarity across the protest movement (even resonating internationally). This movement utilizes performance— a technique for the disruption of “public...