Discourse Volume 34, Number 1, Spring 2012

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Discourse Volume 34, Number 1

Discourse explores a variety of topics in contemporary cultural studies, theories of media and literature, and the politics of sexuality, including questions of language and psychoanalysis. The journal publishes valuable and innovative essays on a wide range of cultural phenomena, promoting theoretical approaches to literature, film, the visual arts, and related media.

Table of Contents

A Mother Is a Form of Time: Gilmore Girls and the Elasticity of In-Finitude
Eugenie Brinkema

From the Century of the Pods to the Century of the Plants: Plant Horror, Politics, and Vegetal Ontology
Natania Meeker and Antónia Szabari

Fag Hag: A Theory of Effeminate Enthusiams
Maria F. Fackler and Nick Salvato

Consumable Bodies and Ethnic (Hi)Stories: Strategies and Risks of Representation in A Gesture Life
Suk Koo Rhee

The Exorbitant Lightness of Bodies, or How to Look at Superheroes: Ilinx, Identification, and Spider-Man
Scott C. Richmond

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