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Touching Feeling
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Adam Frank
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-17 - Publisher: Duke University Press

DIVA collection of essays examining theories of affect and how they relate to issues of performance and performativity./div
Touching and Feeling
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Alvin Silverstein, Virginia B. Silverstein, Laura Silverstein Nunn
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Lerner Publications

Discusses the sense of touch and looks at new developments in artificial sensors.
Reading Sedgwick
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Lauren Berlant
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Over the course of her long career, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick became one of the most important voices in queer theory, and her calls for reparative criticism and reading practices grounded in affect and performance have transformed understandings of affect, intimacy, politics, and identity. With marked tenderness, the contributors to Reading
Open World Empire
Language: en
Authors: Christopher B. Patterson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-14 - Publisher: NYU Press

Seeking ways to understand video games beyond their imperial logics, Patterson turns to erotics to re-invigorate the potential passions and pleasures of play Video games vastly outpace all other mediums of entertainment in revenue and in global reach. On the surface, games do not appear ideological, nor are they categorized
The Ruse of Repair
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: Patricia Stuelke
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-13 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Since the 1990s, literary and queer studies scholars have eschewed Marxist and Foucauldian critique and hailed the reparative mode of criticism as a more humane and humble way of approaching literature and culture. The reparative turn has traveled far beyond the academy, influencing how people imagine justice, solidarity, and social