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Architectures of angst: Spatial poetics in 20th century existential literature
This dissertation represents an attempt to respond to a lack in literary criticism; namely, it considers the role the constructed spaces in literature have in literary analysis within an existentialist framework. This ...
Queers: Abjection, agency, bodies and pleasures
This dissertation claims, via Foucault's theorization of counter-conduct, bodies and pleasures, that bug-chasing, queer pornography, queer painting and poetics—that is, a range of acts of queer poiesis—suggest not that ...
Body and posthegemony in Spain: Affect, habitus, and multitude in contemporary Spanish novels
This research draws on current approaches in the theory of posthegemony. I’m particularly interested about the contributions to this matter provided by Jon Beasley-Murray, Toni Negri, Gilles Deleuze, and Pierre Bourdieu ...