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Ahuja, Neel. Bioinsecurities: Disease Interventions, Empire, and the Government of Species. Durham: Duke UP, 2016. Reviewed by James Fitz Gerald in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 590-592.

Rushing, Robert A. Descended from Hercules: Biopolitics and the Muscled Male Body on Screen. Bloomington & Indianapolis: Indiana UP, 2016. Reviewed by Brad Congdon in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 587-590.

Adams, Rachel, Benjamin Reiss, and David Serlin, eds. Keywords for Disability Studies. New York: NYU Press, 2015. Reviewed by Cynthia Barounis in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 586-587.

Jay, Martin. Reason After Its Eclipse: On Late Critical Theory. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2016. Reviewed by Horace L. Fairlamb in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 583-585.

Chalk, Bridget T. Modernism and Mobility: The Passport and Cosmopolitan Experience. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Reviewed by Jesper Gulddal in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 580-583.

Welch, Nancy and Tony Scott, eds. Composition in the Age of Austerity. Logan: Utah State UP, 2016. Reviewed by Nadya Pittendrigh in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 578-580.

Landes, Donald A., with Leonard Lawlor and Peter Gratton, eds. Philosophy and Non-Philosophy: The Thought and Legacy of Hugh J. Silverman. Albany: SUNY Press, 2016. Reviewed by Vincent Colapietro in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 575-577.

Lambert, Gregg. Philosophy after Friendship: Deleuze's Conceptual Personae. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2017. Reviewed by Aidan Tynan in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 573-574.

Simek, Nicole. Hunger and Irony in the French Caribbean: Literature, Theory, and Public Life. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Reviewed by Dawn Fulton in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 571-573.

Farge, Arlette and Michel Foucault. Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives. Ed. Nancy Luxon. Trans. Thomas Scott-Railton. Minneapolis and London: U of Minnesota P, 2016. Reviewed by Daniel T. O'Hara in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 569-570.

Newfield, Christopher. The Great Mistake: How We Wrecked Public Universities and How We Can Fix Them. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins UP, 2016. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 567-569.

Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome. Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2015. Reviewed by Keith Leslie Johnson in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 591-593.

Elias, Amy J. and Christian Moraru, eds. The Planetary Turn: Relationality and Geoaesthetics in the Twenty-First Century. Evanston: Northwestern UP, 2015. Reviewed by Donald R. Wehrs in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 589-591.

Boyte, Harry C., ed. Democracy’s Education: Public Work, Citizenship, and the Future of Colleges and Universities. Nashville: Vanderbilt UP, 2015. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 587-589.

Fabre-Serris, Jacqueline and Alison Keith, eds. Women and War in Antiquity. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2015. Reviewed by Hunter H. Gardner in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 584-586.

Butler, Judith. Senses of the Subject. New York: Fordham UP, 2015. Reviewed by Emilio E. Feijoo in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 582-584.

Löffler, Philipp. Pluralist Desires: Contemporary Fiction and the End of the Cold War. Rochester: Camden House, 2015. Reviewed by Erik Cofer in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 580-581.

Riofrio, John D. “Rio”. Continental Shifts: Migration, Representation, and the Struggle for Justice in Latin(o) America. Austin: U of Texas P, 2015. Reviewed by Molly Dooley Appel in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 578-580.

Beecroft, Alexander. An Ecology of World Literature: From Antiquity to the Present Day. London and New York: Verso, 2015. Reviewed by John Pizer in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 575-577.

Richards, William. Sacred Knowledge: Psychedelics and Religious Experiences. New York: Columbia UP, 2016. Reviewed by Horace Fairlamb in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 574-575.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Plant Theory: Biopower and Vegetable Life. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2016. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 571-573.

Goodman, Robin Truth, ed. Literature and the Development of Feminist Theory. New York: Cambridge UP, 2015. Reviewed by Colleen Kropp in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 569-571.

O’Hara, Daniel T., Donald E. Pease, and Michelle Martin, eds. A William V. Spanos Reader: Humanist Criticism and the Secular Imperative. Evanston: Northwestern UP, 2015. Reviewed by Robert Ryan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 567-569.

Anker, Elisabeth R. Orgies of Feeling: Melodrama and the Politics of Freedom. Durham: Duke UP, 2014. Reviewed by Tyler J. Pollard in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 537-538.

Jordan, Mark D. Convulsing Bodies: Religion & Resistance in Foucault. Stanford: Stanford, UP, 2015. Reviewed by Ryan Topper in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 534-536.

Palmer, Helen. Deleuze and Futurism: A Manifesto for Nonsense. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Reviewed by Aidan Tynan in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 533-534.

Goodman, Robin Truth. Gender Work: Feminism After Neoliberalism. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Reviewed by David B. Downing in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 531-532.

Potts, Jason and Daniel Stout, eds. Theory Aside. Durham: Duke UP, 2015. Reviewed by Herman Rapaport in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 528-531.

Goh, Irving. The Reject: Community, Politics, and Religion after the Subject. New York: Fordham UP, 2015. Reviewed by Daniel Rosenberg Nutters in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 526-528.

Howes, Marjorie and Joseph Valente, eds. Yeats and Afterwords. Notre Dame: U of Notre Dame P, 2014. Reviewed by Vanessa Loh in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 524-526.

Dagnino, Arianna. Transcultural Writers and Novels in the Age of Global Mobility. West Lafayette: Purdue UP, 2015. Reviewed by Steven G. Kellman in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 522-524.

Nicolescu, Basarab. From Modernity to Cosmodernity: Science, Culture, and Spirituality. Albany: SUNY Press, 2014. Reviewed by Matthew Mullins in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 520-522.

Chamayou, Grégoire. A Theory of the Drone. Trans. Janet Lloyd. New York and London: New Press, 2015. Reviewed by Robin Truth Goodman in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 518-520.

Frow, John. The Practice of Value: Essays on Literature in Cultural Studies. Crawley: University of Western Australia Publishing, 2013. Reviewed by Phillip E. Wegner in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 516-518.

Fojas, Camilla. Islands of Empire: Pop Culture and U.S. Power. Austin: U of Texas P, 2014. Reviewed by Armando Chávez-Rivera in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 514-516.

Leitch, Vincent B. Literary Criticism in the 21st Century: Theory Renaissance. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Reviewed by Joseph Albernaz in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 513-514.

Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty. An Aesthetic Education in the Era of Globalization. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2012. Reviewed by Colleen M. Kropp in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 469-483.

Lazzarato, Maurizio. Governing by Debt. Trans. Joshua David Jordan. Pasadena, CA: Semiotext(e), 2015. Reviewed by Liane Tanguay in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 459-468.

Nelson, Cary and Gabriel Noah Brahm, eds. The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel. Chicago and New York: MLA Members for Scholars’ Rights, 2015. Reviewed by David Palumbo-Liu in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 425-457.

Rabaté, Jean Michel, ed. A Handbook of Modernism Studies. West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. Reviewed by Patrick Bixby in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 436-438.

Watkin, William. The Literary Agamben: Adventures in Logopoiesis. London: Continuum IPG, 2010. Reviewed by Kathleen Eamon in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 434-436.

Rubin, Andrew N.. Archives of Authority: Empire, Culture, and the Cold War. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2012. Reviewed by Marcel Cornis-Pope in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 431-434.

Brand, Peg Zeglin, ed. Beauty Unlimited. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana UP, 2013. Reviewed by M. B. Willard in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 429-431.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Post-Postmodernism: or, The Cultural Logic of Just-in-Time Capitalism. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2012. Reviewed by Andrew Shipley in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 427-429.

de Beauvoir, Simone. Political Writings. Margaret A. Simons and Marybeth Timmerman, eds.. Urbana, Chicago, and Springfield: U of Illinois P, 2012. Reviewed by Laura Hengehold in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 425-427.

Balaev, Michelle. The Nature of Trauma in American Novels. Evanston, Northwestern UP, 2012. Reviewed by Henry James Morello in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 422-425.

Somers-Hall, Henry. Hegel, Deleuze, and the Critique of Representation. Albany: SUNY Press, 2012. Reviewed by Claudio Celis in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 420-422.

Lorenz, Philip. The Tears of Sovereignty: Perspectives of Power in Renaissance Drama. New York: Fordham UP, 2013. Reviewed by Elizabeth Reinwald in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 418-420.

Armstrong, Paul B. How Literature Plays with the Brain: The Neuroscience of Reading and Art. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins UP, 2013. Reviewed by Patrick Colm Hogan in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 416-418.

Richter, Gerhard. Afterness: Figures of Following in Modern thought and Aesthetics. New York: Columbia UP, 2011. Reviewed by Allen Dunn in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 414-415.

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