New Books in Critical Theory

Interviews with Scholars of Critical Theory about their New Books

https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/critical-theory/

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episode 153: Phil Christman, "Midwest Futures" (Belt Publishing, 2020)


What does the future hold for the Midwest?


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episode 110: matthew heinz, "Entering Transmasculinity: The Inevitability of Discourse" (Intellect Books, 2016)


heinz discusses the intersecting and overlapping discourses that shape the identities of people who were assigned the female sex at birth and do not identify with that designation...


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episode 56: Ariella Aisha Azoulay, "Potential History: Unlearning Imperialism" (Verso, 2019)


Azoulay argues that the institutions that make our world, from archives and museums to ideas of sovereignty and human rights to history itself, are all dependent on imperial modes of thinking...


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episode 211: Megan Burke, "When Time Warps: The Lived Experience of Gender, Race, and Sexual Violence" (U Minnesota Press, 2019)


Burke considers the relationship of sexual violence to lived time by reexamining and building upon the work of Simone de Beauvoir, and in conversation with Judith Butler, María Lugones, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, and many others...


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episode 233: Virginia Eubanks, "Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor" (St. Martin's, 2018)


Eubanks systematically investigates the impacts of data mining, policy algorithms, and predictive risk models on poor and working-class people in America...


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episode 43: Iyko Day, "Alien Capital: Asian Racialization and the Logic of Settler Colonial Capitalism" (Duke UP, 2016)


Day explores how the historical alignment of Asian bodies and labor with capital's abstract and negative dimensions became one of settler colonialism's foundational and defining features....


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episode 123: Chenyang Wang, "Subjectivity In-Between Times: Exploring the Notion of Time in Lacan's Work" (Palgrave, 2019)


If you thought Jacques Lacan’s essay on "Logical Time" was the psychoanalyst’s final word on the subject, then this interview has a lot to teach you...


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episode 98: Carol Gilligan and Naomi Snider, "Why Does Patriarchy Persist?" (Polity, 2018)


Carol Gilligan and Naomi Snider use psychoanalysis and psychology as frameworks for understanding the vexingly enduring power of this social structure...


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episode 151: Kyle Devine, "Decomposed: The Political Ecology of Music" (MIT Press, 2019)


What is the human and environmental cost of music?


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