Volume 14, Numbers 1-2 Discouragement

Contents

FRANK L. CIOFFI
Egghead Blues: The Life of the Mind in the Land of Things

DAVID R. SHUMWAY
Marxism without Revolution: Towards a History of Discouragement

GERHARD RICHTER
Can Hope Be Disappointed?: Contextualizing a Blochian Question

GREGG LAMBERT
Sapere Aude?

JEFFREY T. NEALON
Post-Deconstructive?: Negri, Derrida, and the Present State of Theory

ANNE K. SWARTZ
American Art after September 11: A Consideration of the Twin Towers

HENRY A. GIROUX
The Emerging Authoritarianism in the United States: Political Culture under the Bush/Cheney Administration

IAN BUCHANAN
Treatise on Militarism

WILLIAM H. CASTRO
Excavating the Future of Institutionality: An Open Letter to the University

JEFFREY R. DI LEO
Public Intellectuals, Inc.

GREGORY FLAXMAN
The Future of Utopia

General Articles

IRVING GOH
The Question of Community in Deleuze and Guattari (I): Anti-Community

ERIC L. BALL
Literary Criticism for Places

MARC CHÉNETIER
”Centaur Meditating on a Saddle”: Fabric and Function of the Narrative Voice in William Gaddis’ JR

MICHAEL TEMPLETON
Becoming Transnational and Becoming Machinery in Francisco Goldman’s The Ordinary Seamen

Review Articles

STEVEN HELMLING
Adorno Made Easy

TERRY CAESAR
The Work of Discipline and the Discipline of Work

ANDREW J. TAGGART
Badiou Abridged

CHRISTIAN MORARU
Touching: Proximity, Remove, and the Measure of Things

ERIC DROWN
Mental Labor and the Cultural Work of Agency Panic

Forum

with R. M. Berry, Lance Olsen, Brian Evenson, Susan Steinberg and Michael Joyce