Journal for Theoretical Studies in Media and Culture
Discourse explores a variety of topics in contemporary cultural studies, theories of media and literature, and the politics of sexuality, including questions of language and psychoanalysis. The journal publishes valuable and innovative essays on a wide range of cultural phenomena, promoting theoretical approaches to literature, film, the visual arts, and related media.
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Discourse Volume 41, Number 1 (Winter 2019)
Let It Burn: Film Historiography in Flames
Extensions of Our Body Moving, Dancing: The American Avant-Garde’s Theories of Handheld Subjectivity
Adam Charles Hart
In the Wake of Militant Cinema: Challenges for Film Studies
Pre-Face, Sur-Face, Inter-Face, Post-Face: The Horror Story of Goodnight Mommy
The End of the World Viewed, or The Wind in the Things: On Nikolaus Geyrhalter’s Homo Sapiens
Tiago de Luca
Can the Real of Slavery Speak? Review of Read My Desire by Joan Copjec, The Capitalist Unconscious by Samo Tomšicˇ, and Trauma and Race by Sheldon George
Embracing Obstruction: Review of Obstruction by Nick Salvato
Staying with the Breaks, Dispropriating the Universal: A Response to Eva-Lynn Jagoe
Rosa Aiello, Erik Annerborn, Xenia Benivolski, May Chew, Sara Cwynar, Stefana Fratila, Jesse Goldstein, Sandra Huber, Nataleah Hunter-Young, Laurie Kang, Martha Kenney, Tristram Lansdowne, Yaniya Lee, Michael Litwack, Ella Dawn McGeough, Sandrine Schaefer, Matthew Schneider-Mayerson, and Shevaun Wright, cosigned in solidarity with the residency participants by Banff Research in Culture 2017 guest faculty Jodi Dean and
Elizabeth A. Povinelli
Broken? Notes toward 2067
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