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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 121–143.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Lee Spinks The concept of the “state of exception,” which is so crucial to Giorgio Agamben's claim for the continuity between the ancient founding of the polity and modern biopolitics, enables us to rethink more local and specified historical and aesthetic changes. By examining the genre of the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (1): 175–187.
Published: 01 January 2019
...-constitutive domains of power, domination, and struggle. We argue that the current state of exception in Turkey ( Olağanüstü Hal , literally meaning “extraordinary situation” and is abbreviated as OHAL) would be more fruitfully analyzed by taking into account the historical and structural relations of power...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (1): 129–151.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Gareth Williams Duke University Press 2007 Gareth Williams The Mexican Exception and the ​ ​“Other Campaign” There can be no critical consideration of diver- gence, difference, or dissidence without attend‑ ing to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 339–354.
Published: 01 April 2008
... continues to be treated as an exception that lies outside the normal parame- ters of democracy. A close examination of the treatment of Guantánamo— in popular culture as well as in official policy—will reveal the underlying paradox between its supposed exceptionalism and its more permanent and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (3): 571–596.
Published: 01 July 2008
... to a political-philosophical perspective might be effected and to demonstrate both the theoretical-explanatory and prescriptive-practical benefits of such a change in viewpoint. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 Adam Thurschwell Ethical Exception: Capital Punishment in the Figure of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 194–200.
Published: 01 January 2021
... is the significance of this movement as a point of resistance against authoritarian Hindu nationalism? What does it mean for the future of Indian democracy? A G A I N S T the D A Y Partha Chatterjee The State of Exception Goes Viral When, in May 2019, Narendra Modi was elected to a second term as...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (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 (2019) 118 (1): 81–94.
Published: 01 January 2019
... article posits the AKM as a short-lived exception, due to its construction process as a palimpsest, its potentially participatory stage design, and the temporary radical democratic gesture on its facade that emerged during the Gezi resistance. Detailing the vicious circle of building and demolishing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (2): 343–361.
Published: 01 April 2019
... intensification of features normally associated with exceptional regimes. This essay updates Poulantzas’s argument to an era of finance-dominated accumulation and provides a new characterization of authoritarian neoliberal statism. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 austerity state...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 641–655.
Published: 01 October 2013
... as guarantees. This elliptical procedure in analyzing this discourse recognizes the in/ability to think these except by way of thinking blackness as the other of thought, that is, as an/other thinking that is not reducible to the calculus of thought proper. Specifically, I delineate how and in what...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (1): 171–196.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of the 1630s was so successful. America's “Puritan” lettered city was never particularly Calvinist, religious, nor conservative, but emerged as an ongoing state of exception, marked by a kind of mosaic of secular, industrializing instincts under a pretense of Calvinism. This America radicalized the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 75–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
... an exceptional space of representation. Present at the heart of the exhibition apparatus, artists were equally attentive to the methodology of the exhibition as an instrument for political dissidence. After the SCP's experience, traditional political forces, such as the Umma Party, used the art...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 197–219.
Published: 01 January 2010
... autobiographical element to the legacy of political incarceration in Sudan. Yet, most of these memoirs tend to be in written form, and rarely have they been combined with visual representation or a stand-alone visual artistic work. The essay focuses on one such conspicuous exception, by zeroing in on a series of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 429–446.
Published: 01 April 2011
.... In this essay, we trace the changing sovereign and exceptional strategies used by the state of Hawai`i to subordinate Kanaka Maoli, the indigenous peoples of the islands, through violence against and scientific regulation of animals. These disparate strategies converge in their consequences for...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 223–230.
Published: 01 January 2011
... plays a less central role in theory than it used to, except in the form of trauma theory, whose pertinence to a host of contemporary issues continues to be d emonstrated. Questions about the nature of identity seem to have receded, as Rei Terada points out, doubtless because theoretical debates have led...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 15–36.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Catherine Mills This essay examines the notion of “playing with law” that Giorgio Agamben proposes in State of Exception and, more broadly, his understanding of “play” as developed in works such as Infancy and History . In this latter text, Agamben provides his most extended discussion of play...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 37–54.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Eleanor Kaufman This essay examines the way in which Giorgio Agamben's work is marked by a persistent inquiry into that space where what appears as one thing is in fact two. This dynamic characterizes his “state of exception” as well as the notion of “messianic time” central to his book on the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (3): 747–756.
Published: 01 July 2011
... the exceptional politics aligned with the U.S. war on terror has put this notion of humanitarian war into crisis, this essay argues for a more nuanced reading that moves beyond limited sovereign frames of reference. Not only has the history of the liberal encounter been marked by violence in a manner...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (1): 61–80.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of emergency exception-norm Caesarism sovereignty crisis state of law Turkey Kemalism Islamism Kurdish movement References Agamben Giorgio . 2017 . Kutsal İnsan (Homo Sacer) . 3rd ed. Translated by Türkmen İsmail . İstanbul : Ayrıntı Yayınları . Agamben...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 55–70.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... Through its own and particular configuration, abortion has relent- lessly and internationally—and in an uncannily duplicating formation of 60  Penelope Deutscher policy and law—been its own state of exception. Exceptionality has pro- vided the form through which these countries have...