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Edition: Los Angeles Review of Books
Date of issue: March 6th 2013
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Read full description of the books Los Angeles Review of Books - Digital Editions: For Critical Times:"For Critical Times" draws out nine gems from our Critical Theory and Philosophy section, which has produced some of the most popular pieces LARB has published to date. Is it because these writers tease out and diagnose what ails society today? Or is it that keen minds love a good controversy, and our critical theorists aren't afraid to stir one up? We publish, you decide.
Arne De Boever: "Introduction"
Bruce Robbins: "Europe on the Brink: Habermas and the Currency Crisis"
Olivia Harrison: "Judith Butler and the Cause of the Other"
Maggie Nelson: "Finishing Touches: Eve Kosofsky Sedgewick's The Weather in Proust"
Adam Kotsko: "How to Read Žižek"
Brian Hanrahan: "For Future Friends of Walter Benjamin"
Dora Zhang: "The Sideways Gaze: Roland Barthes's Travels in China"
Rebecca Ariel Porte: "The Zany, the Cute, and the Interesting: Sianne Ngai's Our Aesthetic Categories"
Peggy Kamuf: Life in Storage: "Of Capitalism and A&E's Storage Wars"
Read information about the authorPrior to the much acclaimed The Argonauts (Graywolf Press, 2015), Maggie Nelson authored three books of nonfiction: Bluets (Wave Books, 2009); Women, the New York School, and Other True Abstractions (University of Iowa Press, 2007), and The Red Parts: A Memoir (Free Press, 2007). The Art of Cruelty, a work of art criticism, is forthcoming from WW Norton. Nelson is also the author of several books of poetry, including Something Bright, Then Holes (Soft Skull Press, 2007), Jane: A Murder (Soft Skull, 2005), The Latest Winter (Hanging Loose Press, 2003) and Shiner (Hanging Loose, 2001). In 2007 she was the recipient of an Arts Writers grant from the Creative Capital/Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. She has taught writing and literature at the Graduate Writing Program of the New School, Wesleyan University, and Pratt Institute of Art. Nelson currently lives in Los Angeles where she teaches on the BFA and MFA faculty of the School of Critical Studies at California Institute of the Arts.
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