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Touching feeling : affect, pedagogy, performativity

Author: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick; Adam Frank
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2003.
Series: Series Q.
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"A pioneer in queer theory and literary studies, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick brings together for the first time in Touching Feeling her most powerful explorations of emotion and expression. In essays that show how her groundbreaking work in queer theory has developed into a deep interest in affect, Sedgwick offers what she calls "tools and techniques for nondualistic thought," in the process touching and transforming such  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky.
Touching feeling.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2002007919
(OCoLC)49952570
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick; Adam Frank
OCLC Number: 606927685
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 195 p.) : ill.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Interlude, pedagogic --
Shame, theatricality, and queer performativity : Henry James's The art of the novel --
Around the performative : periperformative vicinities in nineteenth-century narrative --
Shame in the cybernetic fold : reading Silvan Tomkins / written with Adam Frank --
Paranoid reading and reparative reading, or, You're so paranoid, you probably think this essay is about you --
Pedagogy of Buddhism.
Series Title: Series Q.
Responsibility: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick.

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