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CFP: Postmodern Culture (10/30/04; journal issue)
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PMC: Postmodern Culture
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Postmodern Culture is looking for reviews of recent books, films, CDs,
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FORMAT GUIDELINES FOR PMC REVIEWS
Reviews should generally run between 2000 and 3500 words, or about 8-14
Put a title at the top of the first page, and under it your name,
Below this, indicate the work reviewed as follows:
Single-space the document, but use double spacing between paragraphs.
Footnotes and Works Cited page, if any, should follow MLA format.
Page references in the text, if any, should not be preceded by p., pp., or
Submissions should be sent as e-mail attachments, preferably in Word
SUGGESTED TITLES FOR REVIEW
(These are a few recent titles that have been called to our attention.
Allen, Chadwick, Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian
Asad, Talal, Formations of the Secular: Christianity, Islam, Modernity
Beaulieu, Jill, and Mary Roberts, eds. Orientalism's Interlocutors:
Benthien, Claudia, Skin: On the Cultural Border Between Self and World
Berry, Chris, et al., eds., Mobile Cultures: New Media in Queer Asia (Duke
Brown, Bill, ed., Things (University of Chicago, 2004).
Burt, Richard, ed., Shakespeare after Mass Media (Palgrave, 2002).
Butler, Judith, Undoing Gender (Routledge, 2004).
Castaneda, Claudia, Figurations: Child, Bodies, Worlds (Duke UP, 2003).
Cazdyn, Eric, The Flash of Capital: Film and Geopolitics in Japan (Duke
Chapman, James, Saints and Avengers: British Adventure Series of the 1960s
Chi'en, Evelyn Nien-Ming, Weird English. (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2004).
Chuh, Kandice, Imagine Otherwise: on Asian Americanist Critique (Duke UP,
Connell, John and Chris Gibson, Soundtracks: Popular Music, Identity and
Cruz-Malave, Arnaldo and Martin Manalansan, eds., Queer Globalizations:
Davis, Lennard J., Bending Over Backwards: Essays on Disability and the
De Alba, Alicia Gaspar, ed., Velvet Barrios: Popular Culture and
Derrida, Jacques, Negotiations: Interventions and Interviews, 1971-2001
Derrida, Jacques, Without Alibi (Stanford UP, 2002).
Dimendberg, Edward, Film Noir and the Spaces of Modernity (Harvard
Fink, Bruce, Lacan to the Letter: Reading Ecrits Closely (Minnesota,
Frosh, Stephen, Afterwords: The Personal in Gender, Culture and
Frykholm, Amy Johnson, Rapture Culture: Left Behind in Evangelical America
Gallop, Jane, Anecdotal Theory (Duke UP, 2002).
Garber, Marjorie and Nancy J. Vickers, eds., The Medusa Reader(Routledge,
Grau, Oliver, Virtual Art: From Illusion to Immersion (MIT P, 2003).
Han, Beatrice, Foucault's Critical Project: Between the Transcendental and
Herman, David, ed. _Narrative Theory and the Cognitive Sciences_.
Hills, Matthew, Fan Cultures (Routledge, 2002).
Hjort, Mette and Scott MacKenzie, eds., Purity and Provocation: Dogme 95
Hocks, Mary E. and Michelle R. Kendrick, eds., Eloquent Images: Word and
Hurliman, Lesha and Numsiri Kunakemakorn, eds.,
Huyssen, Andreas, Present Pasts: Urban Palimpsests and the Politics of
Jahner, Elaine. _Spaces of the Mind: Narrative and Community in the
Jenkins, Henry et al., eds., Hop On Pop: The Politics and Pleasures of
Jones, Suzanne, and Sharon Monteith, South to a New Place: Region,
Kane, Daniel, All Poets Welcome: The Lower East Side Poetry Scene in the
Knight, Arthur, Disintegrating the Musical: Black Performance and American
Knight, Peter, Conspiracy Culture: From Kennedy to 'The
Knight, Peter, ed., Conspiracy Nation: The Politics of Paranoia in Postwar
Kristeva, Julia, Intimate Revolt: The Powers and Limits of Psychoanalysis
Lancaster, Roger N., The Trouble with Nature: Sex in Science and Popular
Law, John, Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience (Duke
Law, John and Annemarie Mol, eds., Complexities: Social Studies of
Levin, Thomas Y., Ursula Frohne, and Peter Weibel, CTRL [SPACE]: Rhetorics
Liestol, Gunnar, Andrew Morrison, and Terje Rasmussen, eds., Digital Media
Liu, Alan. The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of
Lovink, Geert, Dark Fiber: Tracking Critical Internet Culture (MIT P,
Lovink, Geert, Uncanny Networks: Dialogues with the Virtual Intelligentsia
Luhmann, Niklas, Theories of Distinction: Redescribing the Descriptions of
Margulies, Ivone, ed., Rites of Realism: Essays on Corporeal Cinema (Duke
Mendieta, Eduardo, ed., Latin American Philosophy (Indiana UP, 2003).
Moore, Donald S., et al., eds., Race, Nature, and the Politics of
Mosco, Vincent, The Digital Sublime: Myth, Power, and Cyberspace (MIT
Munck, Ronaldo. Marx @ 2000: Late Marxist Perspectives (Zed Books, 2002).
Nel, Philip, The Avant-Garde and American Postmodernity: Small Incisive
O'Hara, Daniel, Empire Burlesque: The Fate of Critical Culture in Global
Palmer, Alan. _Fictional Minds_.
Rajan, Rajeswari Sunder, The Scandal of the State (Duke UP, 2003).
Ranciere, Jacques, The Flesh of Words: The Politics of Writing (Stanford U
Ross, Kristin, May '68 and Its Afterlives (University of Chicago Press,
Ryan, Marie-Laure. _Narrative across Media: The Languages of
Sanders, Mark, Complicities: The Intellectual and Apartheid (Duke UP,
Santiago, Silviano, The Space In-Between: Essays on Latin American Culture
Sarker, Sonita and Esha Niyogi De, eds., Trans-Status Subjects: Gender in
Sato, Barbara, The New Japanese Woman (Duke UP, 2003).
Shaw, Jeffrey and Peter Weibel, eds., Future Cinema: The Cinematic
Shimakawa, Karen, National Abjection: The Asian American Body Onstage(Duke
Simpson, David, Situatedness, or, Why We Keep Saying Where We're Coming
Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty, Death of a Discipline (Columbia UP, 2003).
Tofts, Darren, Annemarie Jonson, and Alessio Cavallaro, eds., Prefiguring
Webber, Stephen, The Success of Open Source (Harvard UP, 2004).
Weisbard, Eric, ed. This is Pop. (Harvard UP, 2004).
West, Harry G, and Todd Sanders, eds., Transparency and Conspiracy:
Williams, Gareth, The Other Side of the Popular: Neoliberalism and
Zahavi, Dan, Husserl's Phenomenology (Stanford UP, 2003).
Zizek, Slavoj, Revolution at the Gates: Zizek on Lenin, the 1917 Writings