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Animacies : biopolitics, racial mattering, and queer affect

Author: Mel Y Chen
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2012.
Series: Perverse modernities
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mel Y. Chen draws on studies of sexuality, race, and affect to consider how matter that is considered insensate, immobile, deathly, or otherwise "wrong," animates cultural life in important ways.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mel Y Chen
ISBN: 9780822352549 0822352540 9780822352723 0822352729
OCLC Number: 868865939
Description: xi, 297 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Language and mattering humans --
Queer animation --
Queer animality --
Animals, sex, and transsubstantiation --
Lead's racial matters --
Following mercurial affect.
Series Title: Perverse modernities
Responsibility: Mel Y. Chen.
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"Animacies is an erudite mapping of the coerciveness of cosmological hierarchies of being, of the ontological classifications that deny life to the people, phenomena, and things that they sort into Read more...

 
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