restricted access   Volume 12, Number 2, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

Editors’ Note

pp. ix-x

The Event of Translation


A Psychoanalytic Ethics of Translation

pp. 1-21

The Relativity of Translation and Relativism

pp. 23-45

The Parapraxis of Translation

pp. 47-68

The Muse of Translation: “Pure Language” in de Man, Derrida, and Agamben

pp. 69-105

Untranslation: The Popol Wuj and Comparative Methodology

pp. 107-149


Heterodox Marxism

pp. 151-181

The Aleijadinho at Home and Abroad: “Discovering” Race and Nation in Brazil

pp. 183-216

Position Paper

The Fatality of (My) Subalternism: A Response to John Beverley

pp. 217-246

Dossier on Juan Manuel Garrido

On the Body: Torture and Writing

pp. 247-257

Is Life an Opportunity?

pp. 259-270

The Hunger for a Life without Différance: On Juan Manuel Garrido

pp. 271-282


Inaccessible Life

pp. 283-292


pp. 293-296