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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2000) 99 (4): 903–928.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Eric Cazdyn 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Eric Cazdyn Representation, Reality Culture, and Global Capitalism in Japan To examine the cultural meanings and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 777–790.
Published: 01 October 2014
... implication of these issues, and in discussing the related topics of political representation and the state, the article contends that communist politics today must remain open to the past, translate between different struggles, and construct an autonomy grounded in social being. © 2014 Duke University...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2005) 104 (4): 631–653.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Srinivas Aravamudan 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Srinivas Aravamudan ‘‘The Unity of the Representer Reading Leviathan against the Grain The concept of state sovereignty as laid out in Thomas Hobbes’s Leviathan: Or, The Matter...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 303–318.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Aida Hussen This essay explores the psychic dimensions of post-civil rights black representation. I ask, what kinds of desire and identification, what vision of history and futurity, and what lost objects and forms of grief, drive nationalist approaches to black literature? In turn, what affective...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 617–648.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Zakiyyah Iman Jackson This essay concerns black feminist theory’s experimentation with the disciplinary discourses of chaos theory and physics to investigate the trace effects of blackness and explore the limits of conceptualization and representation in light of the particular problem that...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2008) 107 (3): 547–570.
Published: 01 July 2008
... representation of the death penalty. Tracing this suppression, it proposes that the euphemistic, elided language that comes to describe executions constitutes the birth of a cultural secret. In positing the secret not simply as a theme in literature but as a literary form, the essay shows how it shapes two works...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2011) 110 (2): 487–503.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Forrest Hylton Focusing on late nineteenth-century insurgent movements for self-government, sovereignty, and political representation in Bolivia in 1899, this essay explores issues of regional antagonism, elite fragmentation, and incipient class divisions within Indian peasant communities. I...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 621–644.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Caetlin Benson-Allott Using Henry Selick's Coraline (2009) as an exemplum, this essay investigates what sort of desire digital 3-D cinema produces and satisfies in its spectator and how it integrates itself into Western systems of representation. Selick's film manipulates our biocular vision to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 693–713.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Matthew Tinkcom This essay argues that the ubiquity of digital media for representations of sexuality is rivaled only by the fact that any positive outcome for such media is largely ignored in both popular and scholarly imaginations about it. The essay examines John Cameron Mitchell's 2006 Shortbus...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 January 2017
... into green markets and environmental services resulting in the commodification of climate. Climate change is articulated with specific geopolitics of knowledge and representations of nature. From these new scenarios surrounding climate change emerge what I call “carbonized nature” and a “zero carbon...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2017) 116 (3): 612–620.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Eric A. Stanley This essay opens with a reading of a closed-circuit television scene of Duanna Johnson, a black transgender woman who was brutally beaten by Mississippi police while in their custody in 2009. Through this video, I center the question of representation's form, not just its content...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2009) 108 (2): 265–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
... development of capitalism. The general notion of a crisis of liberal society and the consequences it has for ideological critique are presented. At the same time, a connection is suggested between the problem of the relevance of ideological critique and the crisis of representation in modern art, and a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 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 (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 95–116.
Published: 01 January 2010
... representation around Darfur “from within.” Focusing on Sudan's historically strong civil society, the essay elucidates how the Sudanese civil society's analysis of the country's conflicts eschews oversimplified binary oppositions, such as “Arab North” versus “Christian/animist South” or “Arab” versus “African...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 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 (1 April 2011) 110 (2): 347–362.
Published: 01 April 2011
... peoples and its lack of female representation. The essay goes on to critique Australia's lack of maturity in accepting its geographical location in the Southern Hemisphere. The overall critique, however, is balanced with a suggested alternative governance system based on the classic thinking of Australian...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2011) 110 (1): 155–178.
Published: 01 January 2011
... aberrant to Western liberal democracy. Subsequently appropriated by civil rights and anticolonial movements, such pragmatic appropriations often unwittingly colluded in reinscribing the concept of racism as representational rather than performative, antiliberal rather than liberal, and ideological rather...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 645–672.
Published: 01 July 2011
... these settings, women pleasurably gaze at erotic images of women; compliment the women who post; imagine how emotionally painful it is to get dresses dirty; and remember the sticky, erotic, and disturbing aspects of being wet and filthy. TTD representations of revolting fluids and soiled bodies, which...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 813–829.
Published: 01 October 2011
... Lahiri's work as first and foremost offering an ethics of mourning and a poetics of remembrance, where the death scene is made the literal representation of the in absentia remains of a model diaspora. The death scenes perform the function of witnessing the otherwise uncataloged lives of a specific migrant...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 770–779.
Published: 01 July 2011
... invulnerability is a symptom of the deeply embedded belief in security that has shaped modern discourses on subjectivity tout court. Rejecting this representation, this essay argues that the United States is not a subject that aspires to security but one that is convinced only of its radical vulnerability. Rather...