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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2005) 104 (1): 7–62.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Kim H. Kowalke 2005 by Kim H. Kowalke 2005 Kim H. Kowalke Seven Degrees of Separation: Music, Text, Image, and Gesture in The Seven Deadly Sins For Giselher Schubert on his sixtieth birthday I So let us invite all the sister arts of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 551–566.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Mel Y. Chen This essay considers the possibilities of an embodied archive of political agitation through an expanded notion of gesture. It weaves a set of infrequently attested relations in productive comparison: the political gestures of resistance, the embodiment of disability, the expansion of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2009) 108 (2): 285–304.
Published: 01 April 2009
... cogito but also the Cartesian elevation of abstraction over the senses. In contrast, Kristeva's and Žižek's local histories are expressed through disidentification and self-Orientalization as a constitutive gesture of subaltern intellectual labor. Instead of exploring geopolitical ambiguity for the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 601–620.
Published: 01 July 2011
... on which earlier horror films were predicated. In one way, these films gesture to Jean Baudrillard's idea of “the transparency of evil,” in that they depict the collapse between the speaking self and the technologies of monstrosity against which the self might be defined. In another way, though, the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 933–948.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Rebecca Scott Bray When her exhibition “Operativo” opened at New York's Y Gallery, in July 2008, Mexican artist Teresa Margolles said, “Everyone dies but not everyone is murdered. I want people to recognize that.” Ostensibly, with this call for recognition, Margolles simultaneously gestures toward...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2012) 111 (2): 347–357.
Published: 01 April 2012
... emancipatory rhetoric, too, has tended to cede to sentimental gesture and gesticulation, even though it benefits from the backwind of the disasters that were wrought by the Washington consensus. Moreover, the aggressive neoliberal discourse of the 1980s and 1990s conjured up a revival of nineteenth-century...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 617–648.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., and potentially ruptures the scales of the empirical. Privileging performativity, gesture, resonance, and metaphor over the authority and purported veridicality of Western empirical science, the poetics of black feminism investigated here is instructive for a general theory of representation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 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 (1 January 2005) 104 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2005
... assassinated Agamemnon) has been avenged. The poverty of words when compared with deeds or gestures is a cen- tral theme, almost an obsession, for Elektra 1 throughout the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2005) 104 (1): 99–121.
Published: 01 January 2005
... coming into the scholarly mainstream. Ballet in nineteenth-century Paris also provides new insights to ques- tions that have become central to musicology, in particular issues of musical 5 ‘‘meaning’’ and representation. The musical and gestural space between the often...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 95–110.
Published: 01 January 2019
... York : Fordham University Press . Morris Rosalind . 2007 . “ The War Drive: Image Files Corrupted .” Social Text 25 , no. 2 ( 91 ): 103 – 42 . Pisters Patricia . 2015 . “ Image as Gesture: Notes on Aernout Mik’s Communitas and the Modern Political Film .” Journal of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2002) 101 (3): 541–554.
Published: 01 July 2002
... gesture? Given what Derrida says about idiom, we might say that while Richter may promise to paint a photograph—as opposed to painting photographi- cally—he can only do so by enacting a strategy of quotation. Samuel Weber would call this gesture a citation of photography as opposed to a direct tran...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2015) 114 (3): 670–679.
Published: 01 July 2015
... then referred to the numerous Palestinian casualties in Gaza. This, I am sure, was intended as a gesture of solidarity with Israel and as an act of rec- ognition for Palestinians, affirming their lives as valuable. The problem with these comments was not that the rabbi ignored the asymmetry...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2002) 101 (3): 555–572.
Published: 01 July 2002
... beyond aesthetics in favor of morality and reason brings us to the photo- conceptualism of Jeff Wall. To introduce Wall’s art in the context of debates about the revival of aesthet- ics might be judged a perverse gesture, since his practice has been credited with making photo-conceptualism an...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2013) 112 (4): 613–624.
Published: 01 October 2013
...? What do they seek after? By noting such questions, I am not gesturing toward gender uni- versals, nor am I suggesting aspirations applicable for men throughout recorded time. I am drawing attention to the embeddedness of these questions in a set of conditions that emerge in the modern West...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2008) 107 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 January 2008
... life constituted in the polis. In what is now a characteris- tic gesture, he wishes to foreground the dire consequences of the zoē-bios distinction for the life that is naked or bare, the latter understood in terms of its complete exposure to sovereign action. Like Arendt’s concept of a human...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2004) 103 (2-3): 435–449.
Published: 01 July 2004
...- ing. All the locals had fled. The only sign of life was a large and ner- vous horse who snorted as the army trucks rolled past. The Serb police turned us back with a swear-word and a universal gesture. Skirting round the position through scrubby fields to the west gave a clearer...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2004) 103 (2-3): 501–521.
Published: 01 July 2004
... severe God), in contrast to the Christian God of Mercy and Love—one opposes the Jewish rigorous Jus- tice and the Christian Mercy, the inexplicable gesture of undeserved par- don: we, humans, were born in sin, we cannot ever repay our debts and redeem ourselves through our own acts—our only salvation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2004) 103 (1): 57–60.
Published: 01 January 2004
... / 103:1 / sheet 64 of 283 acquainted with not one Turkoman in the entire dispensation and have yet, do attend, to consent to the society of the most remote member of what is politely understood as a chap’s intent when gesturing as a rhetorician in...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2002) 101 (1): 171–186.
Published: 01 January 2002
... of 249 ginalized groups and non-Western cultures: the critic makes a gesture toward Western theory, but only in such a way as to advance the point that such...