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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2002) 101 (2): 361–373.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Michael J. Baxter 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Michael J. Baxter Dispelling the ‘‘We’’ Fallacy from the Body of Christ: The Task of Catholics in a Time of War...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2003) 102 (4): 747–772.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Amal Amireh 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Amal Amireh Between Complicity and Subversion: Body Politics in Palestinian National Narrative I would like to begin...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2006) 105 (2): 397–407.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Annie Paul Duke University Press 2006 Annie Paul Body Wisdom: The Way of Karate Why do I learn karate? In this essay I want to answer that question and to convey a reasonably vivid sense of the way karate is less a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 901–915.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Bruce Buchan This paper explores the figurative significance of Niccolò Machiavelli's lurid account in The Prince of the death scene of Remirro de Orco in Cesena in 1502. This death scene represents a fundamental challenge to the ancient metaphor of the body politic whose health consisted in the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2010) 109 (4): 719–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
... entire microcosmic nature; hence, it is the resurrected body that will enjoy the fullness of the beatific vision. Hence also, grace comes to us in sacramental modes of worship and not in isolated solitude. It reaches us through our individual bodies and within the collective body. Beyond the heightened...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2017) 116 (2): 345–362.
Published: 01 April 2017
... challenge the (in)visibility and (un)knowability of the Anthropocene beyond geological strata and planetary boundaries. As the Capitalocene, the Anthropocene has left its traces in the bodies of people upon which the new epoch has been created. The traces of the Capitalocene are not only in geological...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2017) 116 (3): 553–579.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Shatema Threadcraft Achille Mbembe coined the term necropolitics as a corrective to Michel Foucault's concept of biopolitics to account for “those figures of sovereignty whose central project is … the material destruction of human bodies and populations” most evident on the plantation and in the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 645–672.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Michele White Contemporary wedding cultures, in Western heterosexual forms, tend to perpetuate normative femininity, women's visual accessibility, and women's position as clean and mannered bodies. Trash the Dress (TTD) postwedding sessions repeat and trouble these cultural conceptions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 795–811.
Published: 01 October 2011
... body for a homely death. Arguably this is consistent with related mourning rituals that rely on embodied contact between the living and the dead such as the practice of wearing a lock of hair from a child or loved one. We document some contemporary practices that reconstitute the dead in keepsake form...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2012) 111 (3): 477–496.
Published: 01 July 2012
... molecularization of life. What Nikolas Rose calls the “molecularization of vitality” has displaced the human body as the principal unit of biopolitical interest, in favor less of the macro-effects characteristic of populations than of the micro-processes of subindividual life. Yet, in multiplying the sites of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2014) 113 (3): 475–502.
Published: 01 July 2014
... their already precarious architecture and design. I explore the ideological and material ruins of incarceration, wherein irregular bodies of sovereign force (death squads legitimized by emergency) and new expressions of criminal community ( maras ) offer divergent incarnations of political power. The...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2015) 114 (3): 611–630.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Melanie Gilligan; Marina Vishmidt This essay is part of a larger body of ongoing research and publication investigating how current shifts in the material relations of money, commodities, and social abstractions shape processes of contemporary subject formation. By moving dialectically through...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2018) 117 (2): 375–396.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Brett Neilson Working from the proposition that the body of the migrant presents a new form of global currency, this article explores the nexus of finance and migration. The figure of a global currency registers tensions between circulation and territory. By examining these tensions and exploring...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2018) 117 (2): 420–429.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Ayse Akalin The services that the domestic worker performs are best described as affective labor. The interactions between domestic workers and their employers occur on the proximity of their bodies and therefore through the affective intensities that constantly are exchanged between them. A...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 95–110.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Nazan Üstündağ This article explores the concepts of state pornography and resistance erotics respectively in order to understand the visual frames that the state aims to institute in regard to Kurdish bodies and the ways in which Kurds interrupt such frames. It dwells on three modalities of state...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 83–96.
Published: 01 January 2017
... ontology that assumes radical immanence, as well as a mind-body and nature-culture continuum. This implies that the posthuman knowing subject has to be understood as a relational, situated, and accountable entity. This article explores these key ideas by tracing a cartography of the different generations...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2008) 107 (2): 251–263.
Published: 01 April 2008
...David Thomson Parkour, the art of moving quickly in urban areas using only the body and staying true to the principle of “displacement,” a call to ceaseless forward movement combined with a kind of Zen-like self-presence, is dangerous to the practitioner ( traceur ) but also, in a sense, to the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2008) 107 (2): 411–429.
Published: 01 April 2008
... larger Australian national myths, icons, and discourses played a role in people's safety maps. When viewed through the lens of safety maps, the Cronulla race riots can be read as a complex interaction of discourses, bodies, space, and sociopolitical institutions. I argue for thinking through safety as a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2009) 108 (1): 197–217.
Published: 01 January 2009
... in response to the problem of sovereign agency in the early modern era. Such relations among sovereignty, law, and the aesthetic are a function of the equivocal transition between an organic concept of the body politic and the emergence of a bourgeois domestic sphere, the ambiguous historical moment...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 545–554.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Berni Searle Humanity ceaselessly seeks sites of refuge and reference points for values in territories offering possibilities for identifications and putting down roots. It is within this context that I would like to consider the relationship among three bodies of my work, namely, Seeking Refuge...