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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Alexander G. Weheliye Duke University Press 2002 “Feenin” POSTHUMAN VOICES IN CONTEMPORARY BLACK POPULAR MUSIC...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Shu-mei Shih This essay brings into dialectical consideration the relationship between postsocialism and posthumanism in China through the life story of Marxist humanism from the global 1960s to the present across Eastern Europe, France, and the United States. It especially foregrounds the American...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Julie Livingston; Jasbir K. Puar This introduction to the journal's special issue on Interspecies takes stock of the recent intellectual histories of animal studies and posthumanism, arguing for interspecies as a way to navigate new directions in these intellectual formations. Interspecies...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 1–15.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... With Introduction 9 “‘Feenin’: Posthuman Voices in Contemporary Black Popular Music,” Weheliye reimagines one of the most vaunted contemporary social cate- gories, that of the posthuman. Resisting a single totalizing elaboration...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2018
... networked technologies, datalogical capture, and hive minds. These dividuating subjects are moving both toward and away from identities of race, gender, nation, and sexuality. We must not concede in advance the possibility of contesting this posthuman, all too posthuman, terrain. When did we get...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the limits of humanity today in the capitalization and bio­ logization of human life, the poststructuralist death of the subject, and the emergence of the notion of the posthuman in the age of digitality. From these various...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2011
... as a signpost for an affirmative biopolitics have too often idealized transpecies connectivities without sustained attention to the emergent posthuman- ism of capitalism and the state. At the same time, by displacing dominant visual metaphors of the political (including those that work to animalize...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (2 (143)): 49–71.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of sexual, racial, and species difference. © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 hybridization new materialism posthumanism transgender plasticity During the 1920s, French surgeon Serge Voronoff became an international sensation for his technique of grafting chimpanzee testicular matter...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
... seemed to decouple thinking from biological embodiment, leading to approaches critic Katherine Hayles describes as a “posthumanism” that “privileges informational pattern over material instantiation, so that embodiment in a biological substrate is seen as an accident of history rather than...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
.... © 2015 Duke University Press 2015 Pedro Almodóvar The Skin I Live In digital cinema historical allegory posthuman Cinema, Transgenesis, and History in The Skin I Live In Carla Marcantonio Perhaps this moment of accelerated stasis in history, when we feel caught...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 29–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
... in Euro-American scholarship and public culture about our excessive reliance on technology, its environmental costs, and the ominous prospect of a posthuman dystopia. In the era of digital communications and its ever-multiplying forms and signifying practices...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 35–53.
Published: 01 June 2005
... that the full-scale argues that we have always been posthuman,51 and Bruno Latour argues that we have never been modern,52 we have always relied on technologies commodifi cation in the effort to fi x identities and bind them to bodies, and we have never...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 19–40.
Published: 01 December 2016
... not only the discardable, the ready for death, the precarious are identified but also the modes through which they are produced. The posthuman as conception and condition of being revises long-standing conceptions of what it has been taken to be and to count as human. It anthropocenically blurs...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2019
... their valuation in categories of matter. Geologic realism, then, offers a speculative opportunity in the engagement with geology not just as a means to unearth an anterior posthuman or inhuman position beyond humanism and its implicit reproduction of white heteropatriarchy but as a perspective that could come...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 45–73.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of sex, gender, and sexual reproduction, the deepening conversations between transgender studies, animal studies, and posthumanism has fastidiously avoided an engagement with disability studies, a field always in conversation with arrangements of the human...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 133–150.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Technologies 147 the spectator’s own anonymity into the dispersed body of the work. New confi gurations of gender and sexuality therefore emerge in the posthuman combination of bodies and machines, unable to be contained...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... 17. The concept of biovalue is introduced in Catherine Waldby, The Visible Human Project: Informatic Bodies and Posthuman Medicine (New York: Routledge, 2000). A further elaboration of the concept is offered by Kaushik Sunder Rajan...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 63–81.
Published: 01 March 2013
... the ultimate escapist sexual buzz. After developing a new race of posthuman creatures using genetic engineering, Crake embeds a deadly virus in the BlyssPluss drug and thereby unleashes a fatal pandemic on humanity in order to cleanse the Earth of mankind and make way for his perfect children...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 87–107.
Published: 01 September 2014
... — in hopes of encompassing them under the same system. There is a desire at work here to make culture and cogni- tion analogous. Such execution, this assertion/negation, this hurtling into the realms of the posthuman avant la lettre...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (2 (127)): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2016
... analysis of postmodernism to consider theory itself as a symptom of the cultural logic it sought to analyze. Whether through theories of technology and new media, affect theory, theories of biopolitics and control, posthumanism, speculative realism, or accelerationism, recent philosophy has seen a turn...