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Introduction

Lee Spinks

in James Joyce A Critical Guide

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638352
eISBN:
9780748671632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638352.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book investigates the life, works and critical reputation of James Joyce. Joyce's peripatetic career and complex reinvention of modern Western culture has made him a subject of enduring ... More


The Hidden TREWTH and the Possibility of Critical Practice

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

Some young men and women at juvenile correctional facilities such as the Rhode Island Training School work to reconcile the two games, the Game of Outlaw and the Game of Law. However, the structural ... More


Aesthetic Theory and Aesthetic Science: Prospects for integration

Vincent Bergeron and Dominic McIver Lopes

in Aesthetic Science: Connecting Minds, Brains, and Experience

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199732142
eISBN:
9780199918485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732142.003.0024
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Researchers from different disciplinary backgrounds propose competing explanations of aesthetic response. Though sometimes heated, these disagreements are not fundamental. Fundamental disagreement ... More


Conclusion: Critical Practice and Public Policy

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the implications for criminological scholarship and for juvenile correctional reform, arguing that the criminological literature is limited because it fails to acknowledge the ... More


‘The Coming Man and Woman’

Sydney Janet Kaplan

in Circulating Genius: John Middleton Murry, Katherine Mansfield and D. H. Lawrence

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748641482
eISBN:
9780748671595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641482.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter is concerned with the growing success of both Mansfield and Murry. It shows how Mansfield's critical practice parallels Murry's in their mutual concern about the change in consciousness ... More


On Metropolitan Readings of Latin American Cultures: Ethical Questions of Postcolonial Critical Practice

Mark I. Millington

in Postcolonial Perspectives on the Cultures of Latin America and Lusophone Africa

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235668
eISBN:
9781846313851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235668.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses the importance of ‘reading Otherwise’. It examines the nature of the place from which the metropolitan critic speaks specifically in relation to Latin American cultures. It ... More


Ordinary, Incredulous

Judith Butler

in The Humanities and Public Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257041
eISBN:
9780823261468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257041.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter discusses issues that humanities has in the public sphere. It considers some of the salient forms that the defense of the humanities has taken. It elaborates on an ethical task that is ... More


SpecLab: Digital Aesthetics and Projects in Speculative Computing

Johanna Drucker

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226165073
eISBN:
9780226165097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226165097.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Nearly a decade ago, the author of this book cofounded the University of Virginia's SpecLab, a digital humanities laboratory dedicated to risky projects with serious aims. This book explores the ... More


Documentary Resistance: Social Change and Participatory Media

Angela J. Aguayo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190676216
eISBN:
9780190676254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676216.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The potential of documentary moving images to foster democratic exchange has been percolating within media production culture for the last century, and now, with mobile cameras at our fingertips and ... More


Modernism and Close Reading

David James (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198749967
eISBN:
9780191890871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749967.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, Criticism/Theory

The kinship between modernism and close reading has long between taken for granted. But for that reason, it has also gone unexamined. As the archives, timeframes, and cultural contexts of global ... More


Conclusion: The Documentary Commons and Conditions of Resistance

Angela J. Aguayo

in Documentary Resistance: Social Change and Participatory Media

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190676216
eISBN:
9780190676254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676216.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter centers on the idea of the documentary commons as a framework for understanding documentary’s engagement with social change. In the developing public commons, the documentary impulse is ... More


Resetting Taxonomies

Kamilla Elliott

in Theorizing Adaptation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197511176
eISBN:
9780197511213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197511176.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 6 demonstrates how and why adaptation resists theorization at its second stage: the development of taxonomies. While taxonomization has been challenged as a theoretical enterprise generally, ... More


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