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In the Wake of MedeaNeoclassical Theater and the Arts of Destruction

In the Wake of Medea: Neoclassical Theater and the Arts of Destruction

Juliette Cherbuliez

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287826
eISBN:
9780823290345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287826.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book explores the rhetorical, literary, and performance strategies through which violence appears and persists in early modern French tragedy, a genre long understood as passionless and refusing ... More

Merleau-Ponty's Poetic of the WorldPhilosophy and Literature

Merleau-Ponty's Poetic of the World: Philosophy and Literature

Galen A. Johnson, Mauro Carbone, and Emmanuel de Saint Aubert

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288137
eISBN:
9780823290376
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288137.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Merleau-Ponty’s Poetics of the World offers detailed studies of the philosopher’s engagements with Proust, Claudel, Claude Simon, André Breton, Mallarmé, Francis Ponge, and more. From Proust, ... More

On UniversalsConstructing and Deconstructing Community

On Universals: Constructing and Deconstructing Community

Etienne Balibar

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288564
eISBN:
9780823290406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288564.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Many on the Left have looked upon “universal” as a dirty word, one that signals liberalism's failure to recognize the masculinist and Eurocentric assumptions from which it proceeds. In rejecting ... More

Form and EventPrinciples for an Interpretation of the Greek World

Form and Event: Principles for an Interpretation of the Greek World

Carlo Diano

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287932
eISBN:
9780823290338
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287932.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Carlo Diano’s Form and Event has long been known in Europe as a major work not only for classical studies but even more for contemporary philosophy. Already available in Italian, French, Spanish, and ... More

The Geological UnconsciousGerman Literature and the Mineral Imaginary

The Geological Unconscious: German Literature and the Mineral Imaginary

Jason Groves

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288106
eISBN:
9780823290475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288106.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Already in the nineteenth century, German-language writers were contending with the challenge of imagining and accounting for a planet whose volatility bore little resemblance to the images of the ... More

Thinking with BalibarA Lexicon of Conceptual Practice

Thinking with Balibar: A Lexicon of Conceptual Practice

Ann Laura Stoler, Stathis Gourgouris, and Jacques Lezra (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288519
eISBN:
9780823290482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288519.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This volume, the first sustained critical work on the writing of the French political philosopher Etienne Balibar, collects essays by sixteen prominent philosophers, psychoanalysts, anthropologists, ... More

Working AlternativesAmerican and Catholic Experiments in Work and Economy

Working Alternatives: American and Catholic Experiments in Work and Economy

John C. Seitz and Christine Firer Hinze (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288359
eISBN:
9780823290512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288359.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Popular interest in the kinds of conditions that make work productive, growing media attention to the grinding cycle of poverty, and the widening sense that consumption must become sustainable and ... More

Against SustainabilityReading Nineteenth-Century America in the Age of Climate Crisis

Against Sustainability: Reading Nineteenth-Century America in the Age of Climate Crisis

Michelle Neely

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288229
eISBN:
9780823290307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288229.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Against Sustainability responds to twenty-first-century environmental crisis not by seeking the origins of U.S. environmental problems, but by returning to the nineteenth-century literary, cultural, ... More

Circling the ElephantA Comparative Theology of Religious Diversity

Circling the Elephant: A Comparative Theology of Religious Diversity

John J. Thatamanil

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288526
eISBN:
9780823290314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288526.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Christian theologians have, for some decades, affirmed that they have no monopoly on encounter with God or ultimate reality; other religions also have access to religious truth and transformation. If ... More

The Fact of ResonanceModernist Acoustics and Narrative Form

The Fact of Resonance: Modernist Acoustics and Narrative Form

Julie Beth Napolin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288175
eISBN:
9780823290468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288175.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Fact of Resonance returns to the imperial and colonial contexts in which Anglophone and francophone narrative theory developed, seeking an alternative sonic premise for theorizing narrative form. ... More

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