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Published: 01 December 2018
Fig. 1. Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez, Las meninas , 1656. Oil on canvas, 318 × 276 cm. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. Fig. 1. Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez, Las meninas, 1656. Oil on canvas, 318 × 276 cm. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. More
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Published: 01 December 2018
Fig. 4. Francisco de Goya y Lucientes, The Drowning Dog , 1820–23. Mixed method, oil transferred to canvas, 131 × 79 cm. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. Fig. 4. Francisco de Goya y Lucientes, The Drowning Dog, 1820–23. Mixed method, oil transferred to canvas, 131 × 79 cm. Museo Nacional del More
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 25–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Stephanie LeMenager Petro-Melancholia The BP Blowout and the Arts of Grief stephanie lemenager The title of an August 2010 article in the satiric newspaper The Onion, “Millions of Barrels of Oil Safely Reach Port in Major En- vironmental Catastrophe,” ironizes the systemic violence...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 137–177.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of Chernobyl, Beck’s words bear repeating in light of recent catastrophes such as the bp–Deepwater Horizon oil hemorrhage in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 or the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear melt- downs in 2011, widely publicized accidents whose unfi nished harm overlaps with, and cannot...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 June 2009
... A Reconfi gured Subject; or, The Subject’s Body François Montel is the head of the Thermodynamic Section of the Oil-Field Department, which is in turn part of the Research and Development Division at Elf Aquitaine’s Scientifi c and Technological Research Center. His section consists...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 327–331.
Published: 01 December 2011
... U.S./American Studies, region- alism within contexts of globalization, and environmental criticism. She is currently completing a book manuscript on the convergence of climate change, peak oil, and food scarcity as a challenge to environmental imagi- nation, titled Loving Oil, Hating the Weather...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 21–46.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Nigeria is a former British colony, and the United Kingdom continues to have investments in its economy, particularly its oil industry. The omission in the exhibition notes indicates how a narrow focus on the artwork as only restoring slave identities risks overlooking its message about Africa today...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 191–222.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of animal exploitation, and I focus on the debates surrounding humane meat as the strongest and most compelling direction of the conversation. Fig. 1. Lobster Girl. Oil on xerox, 2” x 5”, 2009. Fig. 2. Dead Calves on a Conveyor Belt. Oil on canvas, 5” x 4”, 2008. Fig. 3. Culled Male Chicks...
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Qui Parle (2009) 17 (2): 103–108.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., 200 x 200 cm. Figure 2. The Name of the Flower, front cover, 2008. Old manuscript, mixed media on paper and canvas, 32 x 32 cm. Figure 3. The Active Ruins of Mesopotamia, 2008. Many layers of burned canvas, string, manuscript, and oil, 200 x 280 cm. Figure 4. The Name of the Flower, back cover...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 433–455.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Fig. 1. Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez, Las meninas , 1656. Oil on canvas, 318 × 276 cm. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. Fig. 1. Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez, Las meninas, 1656. Oil on canvas, 318 × 276 cm. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. ...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Experimental Life: Vitalism in Romantic Science and Literature. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. Mitchell, Timothy. Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil. New York: Verso, 2011. Moretti, Franco. Distant Reading. New York: Verso, 2013. Neff, Stephen C. Justice...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 163–190.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Johnson kicking the stone in refuta- tion of Berkeley’s idealism: “I refute it THUS.”8 Referencing the sound of a boot hitting a mineral compound is not an argument. Perhaps the sound alone is a kind of argument. We are getting used to how oil spills and strange weather really...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 157–181.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a 160 qui parle 23:1 • articles frying- pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a jappaned lamp. None is so poor that he need sit on a pumpkin...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 5–21.
Published: 01 December 2011
...-reverberating traumas of 2009’s Gulf oil spill, the largest marine spill to date, LeMenager maps out an ex- pansive idea of ecology that taps into environmental and economic considerations, natural and human histories of the Gulf Coast, as well as emergent collectivities enabled through social networking...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 241–248.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and cost-cutting during his time as chief executive. There was something horribly ironic about how he started to rip out public investment and the very infrastructure from English universities as the calamitous explosion and subse- quent oil spill off the coast of the Gulf...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 137–156.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Ignatyevich K. works as a manager in the Soviet Oil Syndicate. He embodies the new Soviet man, transformed into such by a visit to America: punctual, efficient, serious, inexhaustible, a man who lives for his work and dreams of recasting the world in the image of the Ford production line...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 87–115.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., the Rachel Carson of Silent Spring, her Japanese successor and quasi-counter- part Michiko Ishimure, and the Nigerian writer-activist Ken Saro- wiwa, executed for his leadership of protests against the devasta- tion of his homeland by Big Oil interests in the Niger Delta. Two conspicuous examples...
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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 39–71.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Venezuela's degree of urbanization to be 92 percent, the highest in all of Latin America, and this remains the case to the pre- sent.19 Since the discovery of oil in the 1920s, the population of the metropolitan area of Caracas has grown 28-fold.2° But while the national...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 127–150.
Published: 01 December 2012
... by a lifetime of resentful Bildung. What is he to do, though, when the gargoyle of gargoyles, no longer a garg-oyle but just oil, goes soft, as if to slide right off the building—or when, like a post-offi ce, it opens its mouth and emits the message embedded in the unctuous semi...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 143–153.
Published: 01 June 2017
... he passes off a cooked pig (stolen) from the farm as a possum. Shaved legs. Suntan oil. My mother’s best friends embrace. I’ve moved out to the porch, right in the sun, so that I can feel now what I saw then. Laughter went along with heat. Zenobia and CG Becker were the women I loved to watch...