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    Temporal vertigo: mourning, loss, and survival

    Frosh, Stephen (2014) Temporal vertigo: mourning, loss, and survival. Studies in Gender and Sexuality 15 (3), pp. 223-227. ISSN 1524-0657.

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    Abstract

    This response to Lynne Segal’s Out of Time (2013) focuses on the cultural visibility of melancholia. I argue that melancholic time is just 1 element of the experience of being haunted by what has gone before and what is yet to come. Against the idea of the return of a past that is full of melancholic objects, I try to evoke an experience of repetition and linkage that might resonate with Lynne Segal’s tracing of the celebratory routes to memory and survival.

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    Item Type: Article
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Research Centres and Institutes: Mapping Maternal Subjectivities, Identities and Ethics (MAMSIE)
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2014 11:31
    Last Modified: 12 Dec 2016 14:27
    URI: https://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/10869

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