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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 125–146.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Stefanos Geroulanos Copyright © 2015 Qui Parle 2015 Violence and Mechanism Georges Canguilhem’s Overturning of the Cartesian Legacy stefanos geroulanos In a television interview with Alain Badiou broadcast on January 23, 1965, Georges Canguilhem scandalously declared...
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Qui Parle (2016) 24 (2): 75–108.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Eugenie Brinkema Copyright © 2016 Qui Parle 2016 Violence and the Diagram; Or, The Human Centipede eugenie brinkema Being or relating, that is the whole question. Michel Serres, Le parasite The fi stula in ano, an infected tunnel that connects...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 307–333.
Published: 01 December 2019
... revolutionary project. Rather than simply offer a historical account of those interconnections, it theorizes a practice of reading revolutionary violence as perpetual, repetitive haunting, a politics of the undead. It argues for a historiographical live burial by which violences of the past reappear to disrupt...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 281–306.
Published: 01 December 2019
... experience, and inherited memory of diasporic identity, here given shape through critical memoir. Connective tissue models an approach to a comparative memory studies animated by entanglement rather than competitive hierarchization of the events of racialized historical violence. Copyright © 2019 Editorial...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the indefinite postponement of justice through law, exposing in the end a form of legal violence indistinguishable from criminality. Copyright © 2020 Editorial Board, Qui Parle 2020 detention Franz Kafka law justice fiction We are living in a time when the suspension of due process...
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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 73–96.
Published: 01 December 2007
... traditions of transmission also sheds new light one particu- larly enigmatic text, "Critique of Violence."3 The reintegration of the visual into his texts makes visible some of Benjamin's "mistakes"4 in his readings of various texts and images. Through the discussion...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 353–372.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of black life, every rejection of the analytics of violence, black death presents a hole. But we have arrived at a certain mathematical nihilism , one that presses against Badiou’s Event and McKittrick’s Numerical Bursts: if the mathematical burst is chaotic and indeterminate and the Event...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 215–248.
Published: 01 December 2010
... that is the originary trace of the other within us. And if the contingency and violence of the stereotype is already occupied by the returning violence of the ego, Fanon makes it diffi cult for us to avoid facing the fact that the ego just is where the stereotype returns—but the stereotype...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 35–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... The Saturday Mothers’ call tries to remind the public that the disappeared are not just numbers but singular individuals who were subjected to a particularly heinous form of violence. It also draws attention to the fact that although each disappearance is singular, the script...
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., or set aside, violence even while 150 qui parle fall/winter 2015 vol. 24, no. 1 remaining within its vicinity, to seek alternatives to destructiveness even while recognizing its intractability. Time and again, this eff ort has led Bersani to see what, following Foucault, he...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 June 2013
... and institutionalized certain forms and territorial distributions of violence. By distinguishing between permissible and impermissible suffering and pain, the law claimed the power to decide on the presence or the absence of the human. Introducing Juridical Humanity Esmeir focuses...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in the spring of 2013. The primary topic of discus- sion was Weizman’s recent book The Least of All Possible Evils: Humanitarian Violence from Arendt to Gaza.1 The book traces the logic of “the lesser evil” as it plays out in three different sites: Rony Brauman’s role as the leader of Médecins sans...
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Qui Parle (2003) 13 (2): 91–117.
Published: 01 December 2003
... not know at what moment his inferiority comes into being through the other" (110). An ontology of the Black man would come too late or too soon, or, more accu- rately, it is impossible. Fanon thus posits an originary experience of colonization and violence as a spatio-temporal...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 169–177.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of Darger that interprets his eccentricities— his reclusiveness, his obsessive nature, his preoccupation with little girls (strangely depicted with penises in the Realms) and with scenes of horrifi c violence—in a less than generous light. From this point of view (which admit- tedly seems at times...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (2): 247–283.
Published: 01 December 2020
... of the relationship between World and violence. While her text is not generally considered “affect theory,” her theoretical rendering of the world-destroying function of torture is important to the study of affect and violence. Yet even within this radical example—wherein violence is understood in terms of its...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 99–121.
Published: 01 June 2003
... to do violence to another human being. This seems to me to be a Qui Palle, Vol. 14, No. 1 Fall/VVinter 2003 100 JILL STAUFFER very important philosophical question. In my own view, I've become more and more interested in the problem of non-violence lately...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 233–250.
Published: 01 June 2018
... was a “response to the politicized trauma in Black contemporary life through the medium of weaving,” whether in Allegra’s “digital weaving” of audio and images of black families grieving for victims of police violence, or in Martin’s large black-and-white cotton-based tapestries depicting symbols of trauma...
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Qui Parle (2009) 17 (2): 85–101.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to the self. Of course, this relationship is al- ways open to violence and trespass: I can appropriate the game for my own purposes, make the planchette move according to my own will, and so forth. Yet, I must “say” yes to the other even if my yes finally says...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 373–389.
Published: 01 December 2019
... humanist ideals and the modern regime of human rights seem at best ineffective and at worst positioned to facilitate the proliferation of contemporary forms of domination. On the one side, “new” systems of violence afflict the marginalized humans this human rights regime is supposed to protect...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (2): 343–372.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Thatcher’s disembodied voice announcing that there is “no such thing as political violence” but only “criminal violence” plays over the images. Further, as Lohan turns his key to open his locker, we are shown the British flag on his keychain—the final signifier marking his transition from lone sufferer...
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