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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2008) 107 (1): 71–87.
Published: 01 January 2008
... practicality, a relational ontology is proposed as an alternative. The essay centers on Agamben's discussion of the animal and the Jew in the context of his books The Open and Homo Sacer . © 2007 Duke University Press 2007 Andrew Benjamin Particularity and Exceptions: On Jews and Animals...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2016) 115 (2): 231–246.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Alastair Hunt Scholars of biopolitics widely assume that the life addressed by power = human life, with a reassuring unconsciousness of having left anything at all out of the equation. Recent research contends that animals are at least as much as human beings subject to varied techniques for...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2008) 107 (1): 145–163.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Adrian Mackenzie This essay analyzes a genre of self-improvement literature based on scientific models of animal behavior and neurophysiology. Popular science books such as Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking , by Malcolm Gladwell, or Mind Wide Open: Why You Are What You Think , by Steven...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 527–549.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Dinesh Wadiwel Emerging perspectives on the labor of animals highlight the role of non-humans in generating value. However, few of these accounts explore the role of resistance in shaping the character of animal labor and the structure of this activity within value chains. In this essay, I explore...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2011) 110 (2): 429–446.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Jonathan Goldberg-Hiller; Noenoe K. Silva The scientific, philosophical, and political efforts to police the distinction between human and animal—amalgamated processes that Giorgio Agamben has called “the anthropological machine”—have been significant components of neocolonial governance in Hawai`i...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 949–962.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Katrina Schlunke When brought together in the animated documentary, animation with its tradition of comic storytelling and gothic graphic fiction and the documentary film with its tradition of “realism” create new possibilities for understanding the relationship between spectatorship and memory. In...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2016) 115 (2): 331–349.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Brady Brower During France's Third Republic, a wide-ranging discourse about animal societies offered a particularly powerful way to redefine the ideological underpinnings of human association in the republican national state. Drawing on precedents in comparative anatomy and physiology, Alfred...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2008) 107 (1): 187–209.
Published: 01 January 2008
... and the resulting liberation of the human-animal relation into the figure of nonknowledge. For Heidegger, the questioning pivots on the issue of the human in relation to Da-sein , “being-there,” taken as the site of the event ( das Ereignis ). This difference becomes decisive because Agamben's...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 715–743.
Published: 01 July 2011
... viewing. Unexpectedly, the film's exploration of zoophilia illuminates an embodied experience of reading that poets and novelists likewise figure in relation to animals; displacements of perspective and voice that literary texts explore in terms of literary meaning as it shades into animal movement in...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2010) 109 (4): 719–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
...C. J. C. Pickstock The impulse to worship precedes philosophical reflection about God. It involves gratitude, admiration, and petition. However, it can also be argued that worship concludes and completes human abstract reflections. First, human beings are called to rise above their animal nature to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 699–709.
Published: 01 July 2018
... and the most important theoretical issues that have animated (and continue to animate) the feminist discussions and assemblies. These theoretical issues also informed the preliminary composition of the “Feminist plan against male violence against women and gender violence.” The essay thus focuses on...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2008) 107 (2): 373–386.
Published: 01 April 2008
... manifestations of unfounded racist fears. Many factors come into play in understanding this phenomenon, including the practices that cause bovine spongiform encephalopathy, the effects of globalization on the meat industry, the changing nature of the relationship between humans and animals in ranching, and the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2010) 109 (4): 677–693.
Published: 01 October 2010
... secular reason, however, has eroded on several fronts. Concurrent with these developments has been an explosion of global Christianity, particularly Pentecostal and charismatic Christianity, animated by a deep sense of the enchantment of the world, as evidenced by “signs and wonders” that contest the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 621–644.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Coraline as the Beldam, a wicked witch who lives outside yet supports the materialist and gender-normative fantasies of Coraline 's world. Evoking this instability through stop-motion animation and digital 3-D cinematography, Coraline invites the spectator to meditate on the psychic dynamics of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2013) 112 (1): 91–98.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Richard Pithouse This essay begins by noting the commitment to the universal that animated Frantz Fanon’s praxis. It then suggests that in a moment of renewal in both radical thought and practice there could be real value in returning to this commitment. However, the essay warns that in the past...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 303–318.
Published: 01 April 2013
... forces animate black literary and critical texts that are positioned, by will or by force, outside or against the contemporary black canon? I address these questions through analyses of two divergent narratives of the civil rights era loss of black leadership. I contend that this loss—marked most...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2016) 115 (3): 567–584.
Published: 01 July 2016
...John E. Drabinski The postcolonial moment is animated by a single, fecund question: What does it mean to begin? Whether it is a vision of cultural retrieval, syncretic memory work, or a first production of the unprecedented, this moment is oriented toward the new as a question of resistance...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 195–206.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... Emergent ecosystems are teeming with grasshoppers, katydids, praying mantises, and other edible insects, as well as marsupial game animals. Children are finding happiness in the hap of what happens in these multispecies worlds. At the same time, plans by technocrats in distant metropolitan centers to turn...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 207–217.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... Through creative, improvised tactics—such as linking fishing to a struggle against fossil fuel extraction, or using woodcut printing, a fast and cheap media form, to animate different imaginaries against a flood of high-tech corporate representations of the ocean—activists find ways to rework conditions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2015) 114 (4): 735–754.
Published: 01 October 2015
..., the analysis experiments with temporalities of feminist theory that might better account for both continuity and rupture, for our attractions and repulsions to different moments. This discussion of feminist time focuses on four concepts designed to animate different possibilities for thinking about...