SPONTANEOUS ACTS OF SCHOLARLY COMBUSTION

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Come As You Are, After Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

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This book brings together two pieces of writing. In the first, “After Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick,” Jonathan Goldberg assesses her legacy, prompted mainly by writing about Sedgwick’s work that has appeared in the years since her ...

Last Year at Betty and Bob’s: An Actual Occasion

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The final (green) book of the Last Year at Betty and Bob’s trilogy, An Actual Occasion, revisits the viral transitioning of the becoming rat-woman from the blue book. The adventure focuses on the Gritta’s, a ...

Inefficient Mapping: A Protocol for Attuning to Phenomena

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Working from a speculative, more-than-human ontological position, Inefficient Mapping: A Protocol for Attuning to Phenomena presents a new, experimental cartographic practice and non-representational methodological protocol that attunes to the subaltern genealogies of sites and places, ...

A Bibliography for “After Jews and Arabs”

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Ammiel Alcalay’s groundbreaking work, After Jews and Arabs, published in 1993, redrew the geographic, political, cultural, and emotional map of relations between Jews and Arabs in the Levantine/Mediterranean world over a thousand-year period. Based on ...

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