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  • Melville's Taxonomies
  • Branka Arsić, CHAIR

This panel considered how Melville's works from Mardi on treat matter, fashioning terrestrial landscapes, oceanic milieus, and vegetal life into agencies that revise what counts as a person. The topics included Melville and natural histories, persons and things, biological politics, taxonomies of the human, the organic and the inorganic, extinction, and vegetal and animal life.

Branka Arsić, CHAIR
Columbia University
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ISSN
1750-1849
Print ISSN
1525-6995
Pages
p. 106
Launched on MUSE
2017-06-05
Open Access
No
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