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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 101–125.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Shaka McGlotten; Sarah VanGundy Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Zombie Porn 1.0 or, Some Queer Things Zombie Sex Can Teach Us1 shaka mcglotten and sarah vangundy “Death Is the New Pornography” This essay bites off more than it can chew. Inspired by the work of Canadian fi lmmaker...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 95–107.
Published: 01 June 2011
... it with the aside that I have made it many times. Forgive me if I sound weary. Bérubé: The Futility of the Humanities 99 But the idea that enrollments in English and the humanities have declined in recent years appears to be one of those Zombie Beliefs, something it is physically...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 521–538.
Published: 01 December 2018
... through figures like the zombie and the animalistic monster. Haraway’s move throughout her career, though, has always been to take the most potentially reactionary of inventions and see in them material for an ironic de-essentialization and co-optation in service of a future bent away from the one we...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 June 2018
... typology posits the theological supersession of the Christian church over Israel. The Hebrew Bible and the Jew become a “type,” fulfilled by the “figure” of the Christian Gospel and Christ. Jews thus become the “dead letter”—zombies that can only be vivified by their fulfillment in Jesus Christ...
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Qui Parle (2010) 19 (1): 193–203.
Published: 01 June 2010
... to something that is their outgrowth and negation (Žižek compares the “unbelief” he urges to zombies, the “undead” who are neither dead nor living). How is this conclusion a return to the ordinary? First, it rejects an ultimate authority, the role that is played by God. It also rejects God-substitutes...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 June 2022
...), Coleman recalls how the zombies from Night of the Living Dead were far less frightening than the trigger-happy white mob who arrive at the film’s conclusion and fatally mistake the black lead for a zombie. While the director never intended for race to be meaningful, its impact on black audience members...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 233–250.
Published: 01 June 2018
... from the addition of the Chthulucene, or from the proliferation of other “-cene” proposals? In our uncanny temporal disjunction of stalled, zombie neoliberalism and too-soon, too-late ecological crisis, what “-cene” is this after all, this -cene which is not one? 9 Can we retain the critiques...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 117–135.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in zombie-like fashion to impose its values, social relations, and forms of social death upon all aspects of civic life.1 With its relentless attempts to normalize the irrational belief in the ability of markets to solve all social problems, neoliberal eco- nomic fundamentalism...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (2): 367–386.
Published: 01 December 2021
... is made homeless without ever leaving her home. While not a uniquely Yugoslav phenomenon, such an emptying out of a place of one’s own was a pronounced feature of the Yugoslav wars. There is even a word for people like this mother; they are called “Yugo-zombies”—the living dead of the society’s transition...