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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jason Frank Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 POLITICAL ENDS, HISTORICAL OVERTURES A Discussion of Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History Human Rights Regimes and The Last Utopia jason frank Human rights has been proclaimed the hegemonic normative dis- course...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 55–61.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Pheng Cheah Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Human Rights and the Material Making of Humanity A Response to Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia pheng cheah Samuel Moyn has written a provocative history of human rights that seeks to reveal their true origins in the political climate...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Antony Anghie Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Whose Utopia? Human Rights, Development, and the Third World antony anghie In this provocative and stimulating book, Samuel Moyn boldly states that his intention is to provide a “true history of human rights” in order to “confront...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Seyla Benhabib Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Moving beyond False Binarisms On Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia seyla benhabib Rarely in intellectual history has a concept fi red the imagination of scholars across disciplines as divergent as law, philosophy, his- tory, and cultural...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 103–136.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Todd Samuel Presner THE END OF SEX AND THE LAST MAN: ON THE WEIMAR UTOPIA OF ERNST ANGER'S "WORKER" Todd Samuel Presner I. Conceived in the early 1930s and published amidst much fanfare in late 1932, Ernst Junger's technological fantasy...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (2): 367–386.
Published: 01 December 2021
... in the ontologically inflected interpretations of Ugrešić’s work. Instead of valorizing exile as a desirable, paradigmatically human condition, this article shows Ugrešić breaking with exilic literary and theoretical conventions by advancing the possibility of a return to what she calls “retro-utopia”—a place glimpsed...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 95–115.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Political Science Association session from which this forum emerged as well as to Qui Parle— of which I once served as an editor—for publishing the results. In The Last Utopia, I offered an account of the recent ascent of international human rights, pushing back against emerging histo...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 521–538.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., “Introduction: Utopia Now,” xv . 16. As one might expect, actor-network theory is alluded to amid the citizen’s musings on history. 24. Here I am informed in particular by, though certainly cannot do justice to, the sort of utopian impulse found in José Esteban Muñoz’s Cruising Utopia , which...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 587–589.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Copyright © 2018 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2018 Abensour Miguel . Utopia from Thomas More to Walter Benjamin , translated by MacKenzie Ramond N. . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2017 . Agamben Giorgio . The Mystery of Evil: Benedict XVI...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 29–54.
Published: 01 December 2015
... is expressly directed not only against the defi nition of art as the deputy of utopia taken from truth aesthetics,6 but also against the idea of the autonomy of art as such. Instead of isolating art from life and utopia from politics, as is the case with the truth aesthetics of modernism, the idea...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 215–227.
Published: 01 December 2015
... was maintained, and at certain points new images were added to the English-language edition. Today, as in 1981, History and Obstinacy is both a utopian un- dertaking and an investigation of past utopias. As Negt and Kluge discuss the strategies and counter- strategies of human labor...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 June 2013
... of “the rights of man and citizen” in that it ap- peals to a normative order “above and outside” the nation- state; second, he defi nes human rights as “a minimalist utopia” based primarily on a moral claim to restrict state abuses of individual rights that came to prominence in the context...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 185–207.
Published: 01 June 2021
..., “Critical Computation” ; Sellars, Science, Perception, and Reality . 15. Berardi, “Exhaustion and Senile Utopia” ; Berardi, Heroes ; Stiegler, Hyperindustrial Epoch . 16. Noble, Algorithms of Oppression . 17. Terranova, Network Culture ; da Silva, Toward a Global Idea...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (1): 163–197.
Published: 01 June 2023
... object but as a broader historical process, a logistical tool for the accumulation of capital but also, arguably, a possible site of critique and utopia. The problem Sekula’s project faces, however, does not merely concern the nature of the object being represented; the form of representation itself...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 275–286.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Ruberg: Cruising Dystopia 277 the way he manages to both denounce and ultimately reaffi rm the twenty- fi rst- century fantasy of a high-tech sexual utopia. Virtual Intimacies begins from the premise that our contem- porary technological lives have complicated our pre- digital con...
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 June 2015
... in passing in “Illegitimacy” (tt, 23) and in Bersani’s discussion of Denis (tt, 4). This fi gure would not be altogether out of place in Virgil’s Eclogues, where utopia appears not aft er but rather “alongside” the actually existing world of wars. Bersani likewise writes...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of Contemporary Philosophy at the Université de Paris X. He is the author of over twenty books centered on his concept of non- philosophy. Several of his books have been translated into English, including Philosophies of Differ- ence (2011), Future Christ (2011), and Struggle and Utopia at the End Times...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 June 2003
... and Utopia (Black Dog Publishing, 1997), Occupational Hazard: Critical Writing on Recent British Art (Black Dog Publishing, London 1998), and Locus Solus: Technology, Identity and Site in Contemporary Art (Black Dog Publishing, London 1999). He also writes regularly...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 101–142.
Published: 01 June 2017
... equality, precisely because it is not equal to any one name. While surely not the only one, Foucault is one person who has taught us that words are things and that things are places, as in his book Les mots et les choses (1966) and his lectures around the same time on real utopias, other places...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 June 2013
... at Columbia University, where he has taught since 2001. His most recent book is The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History (2010). A compilation of his writings on human rights for The Na- tion is forthcoming under the provisional title Human Rights and the Uses of History. 252 qui parle fall/winter...