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Current Issue (Vol. 25, 1/2018) 

Political Bodies

(guest editors: Gerold Sedlmayr and Cyprian Piskurek)



  • Gerold Sedlmayr and Cyprian Piskurek, 'Introduction'
  • Grant Farred, 'The Terror of Trump: Through the Body of a Child - An Essay for Ezra'
  • Imogen Tyler, 'Deportation Nation'
  • Robert Troschitz, 'Perfect Worlds Need Perfect Bodies: Utopia and the Politics of the Body'
  • Johannes Schlegel, 'Ascetic Bodies and the Care of the Self in Contemporary Culture'
  • Gero Guttzeit, '“So little suffices to make us visible one to the other” Invisibility, Monstrosity, and Whiteness in H. G. Wells’s The Invisible Man'
  • Natalie Roxburgh, 'Constructing the Body Politic: Form, Disinterestedness, and the Modern State'

Books Reviewed:

  • François Debrix (2017), Global Powers of Horror: Security, Politics, and the Body in Pieces 
  • Lauren B. Wilcox (2015), Bodies of Violence: Theorizing Embodied Subjects in International Relations
  • Stefan Horlacher & Kevin Floyd, eds. (2017), Contemporary Masculinities in the UK and the US: Between Bodies and Systems 
  • Wolfgang Funk (2018), Gender Studies: Gender und gesellschaftlicher Wandel
  • Stuart Hall (2016),Cultural Studies 1983: A Theoretical History
  • Stuart Hall (2017), Selected Political Writings: The Great Moving Right Show and Other Essays
  • Stuart Hall with Bill Schwarz (2018), Familiar Stranger: A Life Between Two Islands

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