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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 63–123.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Stefania Pandolfo For Dino Riccio, in memoriam Testimony in Counterpoint Psychiatric Fragments in the Aftermath of Culture stefania pandolfo Les lignes de forces, écroulées, n’ordonnent plus. En face un nouvel ensemble, imposé, non pas proposé mais affirmé, pesant de...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 June 2013
...- politics, the development and deployment of forensic technologies, the history of testimony in human rights tribunals, the production of visual fi elds of violence, and the politics of genocide), the inter- view’s themes all relate to the larger question of how new political practices...
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Qui Parle (2006) 16 (1): 117–143.
Published: 01 June 2006
... freedom, and the idea that empowering women is a necessary step in eliminating religious fundamentalism in the Muslim world. The testimonials I will analyze have played a crucial role in securing support for the neo-conservative agenda in the United States...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 139–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Agamben might argue, in the most profound sense of the word - for these prisoners were never seen again. Agamben has stated that survivors are not those who have returned to give testimony of their ordeal, but, in contrast, those who have returned from catastrophe, if they have at all, without...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and practitioners were often forced to make their work legible to Spanish and Creole authorities under the duress of legal structures. Their testimonies in Inquisition records were a matter of survival. The stories that Gómez retrieves from the archive are made visible precisely because of the violent contexts...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., testimonial discourse from those affected by the environmental crises, local aphorisms, and quasi-anthropological, fi rst-person observations by the author himself that border on a kind of ecological primitivism, if not rac- ism. Under “Time,” for instance, he writes...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 95–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
... standing nor authorizes the slave’s testimony. While the Chain of Being may have suggested that placing humans and animals on the same rank was discordant with God’s law, it did not provide a stable place for black people to argue for symmetrical lib- eral humanist recognition, much less redress...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 221–232.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., 10). Thus mystics fi nds itself situated at the intersection of the appropriation of the religious by the social sciences and the crisis of philosophy. To recover the fable requires approaching the texts as testimonies of their own historicity. This hermeneutic frame follows upon something...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 157–181.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... As Wal- ter Harding explains, Thoreau’s “cooking apparatus was primitive and consisted of a hole made in the earth and inlaid with stones, upon which the fi re was made, as at a clambake.”4 On Thoreau’s own testimony, he was “doing [his] cooking . . . out of doors...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 281–306.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and interpenetrating, what I have tried to capture as history’s and memory’s folding ? Alongside a powerful discourse that puts the memory in things (memorials, monuments, archives, testimonies, objects, etc.), connective tissue locates memory within, between, across things, in their perpetual crossing or contact...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (1): 189–210.
Published: 01 June 2019
...; and the jinns are hidden from human sense perception. There is thus a confluence, a synchrony, among the “images” of pain and pleasure painted by Pandolfo’s interlocutors and those painted by the Qurʾan. This synchrony is a testimony to the vital play of the Qurʾanic trace, its performative status...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 203–222.
Published: 01 June 2013
... and testimony or the “non- recovering of self by self, a dispossession of self” in what is said and identifi ed (BS, 145). In this situation, the other is not a bystander but the fi gure who preserves this incongruence in the prospective “court” of a third party. However...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 125–145.
Published: 01 June 2008
...,” he declared, or in other words, “I am the [creative] Truth.”13 This utterance, for which he was tried as a her- etic and eventually executed (in Baghdad in 922), encapsulates this doctrine of impersonal absorption and the Sufi notion of what it means to reach that stage. The truest testimony...
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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 73–96.
Published: 01 December 2007
...? What is the crime to which these photos bear testimony? None of the nine published editions of Benjamin's text with which I am familiar include any visual references to Atget. I do not know which of Atget's images Benjamin saw or remembered when he was writing these lines...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2009
...- tutes a compelling testimony. It passes, as it were, as a document.14 But translation operates further and at a wider range of levels here. It may begin—or end—with the fact that we are reading the other- wise unmarked Hebrew version of a text whose implicit source ap- pears to be Arabic.15 One...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 June 2020
... after her release, and for which Angela Davis wrote an indispensable introduction and testimonial. Detained because of her participation in the struggle against apartheid, First had been handed her clothing and possessions by the authorities in the detention center and told that she was free, only...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 147–173.
Published: 01 June 2008
... force of testimony. For mystical experiences are “the effects of a descent into the roots of existing which bear witness to a non-idealist vi- sion of human life” (331). The technologies of experimentation produced by the mystics extend around them, fomenting a “pri- mary passion...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 109–124.
Published: 01 June 2014
... that the problem with all these accounts of contempo- rary religiosity is that they founder on the ultimate secular conceit that religion is a wholly human concoction, that it is not True, that there is only earthly life, not God or gods. It is testimony to how ensnared in the secular...
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Qui Parle (2016) 24 (2): 171–184.
Published: 01 December 2016
... not give credit to the full dimensions of the miniature, this might be less a shortcoming of the study than a testimony to the form’s resistance to any comprehensive or totalizing gesture. In any case, Miniature Metropolis contains unde- niable momentum: Turning the light onto the small texts that fi...