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Qui Parle (1 December 2015) 23 (2): 55–87.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Tom Roach Copyright © 2015 Qui Parle 2015 Becoming Fungible Queer Intimacies in Social Media tom roach Everything you may have heard about online dating is true: It is steeped in a consumerist logic. It substitutes algorithms for phero- mones. It instrumentalizes intimacy and...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2018) 27 (1): 199–231.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Gary Kafer Abstract As programs of internet surveillance have increasingly pervaded our contemporary social and political lives, resistance has become necessary for those seeking to evade online data tracking. This article interrogates such resistance through an examination of Trevor Paglen and...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2018) 27 (2): 269–289.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Jacques Rancière Abstract This essay uses constructions of avowed fiction from modern Western literature and criticism (Erich Auerbach, Virginia Woolf, William Faulkner) to question the sense of reality constructed by dominant social discourses that claim to be the mere expression of reality...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2018) 27 (2): 475–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Courtney Sato Abstract During the interwar period, internationalists declared Hawai‘i the “new Geneva” of the Pacific: a locus for regional diplomacy, social reform, and cross-cultural exchange. This article examines the Pan-Pacific Women’s Association (PPWA) as part of the emerging Honolulu-based...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2017) 26 (1): 101–142.
Published: 01 June 2017
... figure of the urban stranger and passerby to argue for an aesthetics and ethics of social anonymity that does not rely on or demand identification and that thereby remains open to the risk, surprise, and pleasure of shared existence. In doing so, I theorize intimacy as that which remains unnameable in...
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Qui Parle (1 June 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 and a...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2018) 27 (1): 121–155.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Dora Zhang Abstract This essay argues that we do not yet fully recognize and attend to the importance of atmospheres as social and political phenomena of everyday life, and draws on a range of approaches to examine these ordinary and ubiquitous sites of affective charge. First charting how creating...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2015) 23 (2): 135–160.
Published: 01 December 2015
... regulating hu- man differences cut against the measure of Man, race, gender, and sexuality have long served to organize the social divisions of eco- nomic production and political power within and across nation- states— perhaps exemplarily so during the age of decolonization (the true and obverse...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2019) 28 (1): 167–179.
Published: 01 June 2019
... thinking. I think that it has to do with the fact that I had been trained in France, and France was steeped in structuralism, which deciphered the social in terms of binary oppositions and anonymous structures. Foucault in that respect was the model: he debunked structures of thought, metaphorical grids...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2011) 20 (1): 117–135.
Published: 01 June 2011
... themselves puzzling over stories of billion-dollar bonuses for the very business “leaders” who were responsible for the meltdown—an inky black trail of endless zeros from whence red ink once bled out of the gaping wound of an impaled public trust. Four decades of neoliberal social and economic policy...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2013) 22 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 June 2013
...). didier fassin is the James Wolfensohn Professor of Social Sci- ence at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton and Director of Studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. He was the founding director of the Interdisciplinary Re- search Institute...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2004) 15 (1): 81–83.
Published: 01 June 2004
... reference for Horkheimer, is the connotation of the word as it appears in the title of Ferdinand Tonnies's groundbreaking book Community and Society published in 1887. Within the title Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft lies a sweeping distinction between two forms of social existence...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2015) 23 (2): 29–54.
Published: 01 December 2015
... dimension can no longer be imagined as pure or abstract. Rather, it has to be referred back to concrete culturally and socially marked subjectivities. A variety of theoretical responses have been formulated to the question of how aesthetic experience can be reimagined within the...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2015) 24 (1): 173–184.
Published: 01 June 2015
... argument by way of a discussion about the debates surrounding the writing and ratifi cation of that amendment. As such, this part seems to address scholars of constitutional law, even those with originalist leanings. Part 2, “The Social Contract Outlaws Nuclear Weapons,” consists...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2015) 23 (2): 229–232.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... stephen dillon is assistant professor of queer studies in the School of Critical Social Inquiry at Hampshire College. His re- search on race, sexuality, feminism, and incarceration has appeared in Radical History Review, Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory, and the edited collection...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2005) 15 (2): 227–228.
Published: 01 December 2005
... theory. ACHILLE MBEMBE is currently Senior Researcher at the Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg). He has held positions at the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia, Yale, Berkeley, and the Council for the Development...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2007) 16 (2): 5–38.
Published: 01 December 2007
... States. On the other hand, and this is the more crucial point, ban- lieues and ghetto are the legacies of different urban trajectories and arise from disparate criteria of classification and forms of social sorting: Relegation operates first and foremost on the basis of class...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2014) 23 (1): 275–286.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Bonnie Ruberg A review of McGlotten Shaka , Virtual Intimacies: Media, Affect, and Queer Sociality ( Albany : State University of New York Press , 2013 ). Cited in the text as vi . Copyright © 2014 Qui Parle 2014 Cruising Dystopia The Messy Optimism of Digital Connection in...
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Qui Parle (1 June 2004) 15 (1): 85–96.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Renaissance, the certainty of a natural arrangement of humanity faded as well, and the form of social relations required justification. But the interest that was philosophically registered in the course of the rising nation-states denied at the same time the specific sphere we call society. In con...
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Qui Parle (1 December 2016) 25 (1-2): 279.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Taylor, Charles. The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. Woloch, Alex. Or Orwell: Writing and Democratic Socialism. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. ...