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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 17–35.
Published: 01 September 2021
... visual representations of pleasure and femininity while theorizing how the line functions as a way to maintain a norm. Against this, the potential of brown jouissance emerges via the zigzag style of contemporary Filipino artist Jevijoe Vitug. In his portrait, a glimpse of racialized, sensual excess...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 149–156.
Published: 01 December 2020
... York : New York University Press , 2009 . Musser Amber Jamilla . Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance . New York : New York University Press , 2018 . Nash Jennifer C. Black Feminism Reimagined: After Intersectionality . Durham, NC : Duke University Press...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 117–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
... configurations of rapture, risk, and guy-­on-­ guy jouissance critiqued by Muñoz. Muñoz forces us instead to watch some ugly, downright boring scenes between young dykes and old gay men with competing desires, in which resentments froth to the surface. Describing Eileen Myles’s Chelsea Girls, Muñoz...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (4 (65)): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2000
... equation: the true sovereign may have to derive enjoyment, jouissance in the Lacanian sense,39 from violations of its sovereignty as well as from violating the sovereignty of others. The term jouissance indicates, in the Lacanian psy- choanalysis...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 1–24.
Published: 01 September 2019
...-democratization produces a subject . . . who may be more desirous of its own subjection and complicit in its subordination than any democratic subject could be said to be. —Wendy Brown, “American Nightmare: Neoliberalism, Neoconservatism, and De-democratization” Desiring subjection is the very thing...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 47–57.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... The sometimes-­ baroque sense is a complex concept in Nancy’s work that inspired José to advance new understandings of queerness and brownness.2 In Cruising Utopia’s final pages and their consideration of ecstatic transport, we can already...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 103–142.
Published: 01 June 2007
... of those who were its perpetrators. Michelle Brown had made this point already in 2005, when she wrote that the shock of the photographs from Abu Ghraib consisted in the “patriotic delight of the torturers, in America ‘out of place.’ ” For Brown, Abu Ghraib represents the exportation...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 57–68.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of development at once racialized, gendered, and sexual- ized. Western “modernity,” for instance, has represented its own forward movement against a slower premodernity figured as brown-skinned, femi- nine, and erotically perverse.2 On the material level, large-scale periodiz...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 31–56.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., “Flying While Brown” is like “Driving While Black”; the Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride “builds on the history of the noble US civil rights movement”; the prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib is reminiscent of the lynching of blacks)59 is made possible by a misrecognition of the lived experience...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 75–104.
Published: 01 September 2004
... for Jess an acceptance of her brownness along with an escape from her conservative familial home and extended neighborhood community in Hounslow. America will provide the spaces of hybridity so elusive for Jess, the antsy yet duti- ful daughter. “America” also epitomizes the phantasmic space...