Signs of Change

the " present " time of its own productive practices ( Heterologies , 203 ) . This is substitution and replacement par excellence , what for de Certeau constitutes the enabling condition — the primal murder , the general law of loss and ...

Signs of Change

This is a collection of essays focusing on conventions of change in the arts, philosophy, and literature.

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Signs of Change
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: International Association for Philosophy and Literature. Meeting
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

This is a collection of essays focusing on conventions of change in the arts, philosophy, and literature.
Margery Kempe and Translations of the Flesh
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Karma Lochrie
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-24 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book for 1999 Karma Lochrie demonstrates that women were associated not with the body but rather with the flesh, that disruptive aspect of body and soul which Augustine claimed was fissured with the Fall of Man. It is within this framework that
Kafka's Monkey and Other Phantoms of Africa
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Seloua Luste Boulbina
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-24 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Even though many of France’s former colonies became independent over fifty years ago, the concept of "colony" and who was affected by colonialism remain problematic in French culture today. Seloua Luste Boulbina, an Algerian-French philosopher and political theorist, shows how the colony’s structures persist in the subjectivity, sexuality, and bodily
Understanding Cities
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Alexander R. Cuthbert
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Routledge

For too long urban design has been seen as a subsidiary to architecture and urban planning, sitting somewhere between the two without establishing itself as a field of study in its own right. This book sets out to challenge that assumption and establish a comprehensive framework for restructuring urban design
Exile and Return as Poetics of Identity in Contemporary Anglo-Caribbean Literature
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Eleonora Natalia Ravizza
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

In contemporary Anglo-Caribbean literature, the dialectic interrelations of “exile” and “return” are essential for conveying meta-reflections on literature and language, as well as the role they play in the construction of personal and collective identities. While this volume focuses on the specificity of a cultural area whose history is marked