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SubStance article wins The Schachterle Prize
The SubStance article "Electromagnetic Thought in Balzac, Villiers de l’Isle-Adam and Joseph Breuer"(by Kieran M. Murphy, SubStance, vol. 40 no. 2, p 127-147, http://sub.uwpress.org/content/40/2/127.full.pdf+html) was awarded The Schachterle Prize, in fall 2012. The prize was presented at the SLSA (The Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts) conference. Click here for more information http://www.litsciarts.org/decodings.php?eid=1222.
Special Issue: Gilbert Simondon, SubStance vol. 41 #3
Between the Essay Film and Social Cinema: The Left Bank Group in Context, SubStance vol. 41 #2
Globing the Earth: The New Eco-logics of Nature, SubStance vol. 41 #1
Plus d’un toucher: Touching Worlds, SubStance, vol. 40 #2
Graphic Narratives and Narrative Theory: SubStance, vol. 40 #1
Pierre Alferi: Literature’s Cinematic Turn, SubStance, vol. 39 #3
Spiritual Politics after Deleuze, SubStance, vol. 39 #1
Ethics and the Inventive Work, SubStance, vol. 38 #3
The Political Animal, SubStance, vol. 37 #3
Waste and Abundance: The Measure of Consumption, SubStance, vol. 37 #2
Cultural Theory after 9/11: Terror, Religion, Media, SubStance, vol. 37 #1
Henri Bergson's Creative Evolution, SubStance, vol. 36 #3
The Future of Anarchism, SubStance, vol. 36 #2
Italian Post-Workerist Thought, SubStance, vol. 36 #1
The French Novel Now, SubStance, vol. 35 #3
Nothing, SubStance, vol. 35 #2
Law and Literature, SubStance, vol. 35 #1
French Cinema Studies 1920s to the Present, SubStance, vol. 34 #3
Jacques Derrida A Counter-Obituary, SubStance, vol. 34 #1
Special Issue: Overload, SubStance, vol. 33 #3
Special Section: Contemporary Novelist Lydie Salvayre, SubStance, vol. 33 #2
Contemporary Thinker Jacques Rancière, SubStance, vol. 33 #1
The Politics of French Literary History, SubStance, vol. 32 #3
Contemporary Novelist Antoine Volodine, SubStance, vol. 32 #2
New in e-book format: special issues of SubStance
Sample content from SubStance, without a subscription. These e-books, developed from topical, special issues of the journal, provide broadened access to the work of important thinkers and researchers who have applied their talents to topics of wide interest.
The Political Animal, Special Issue of SubStance, Issue 117, 37:3 (2008) Edited by Chris Danta and Dimitris Vardoulakis
Waste and Abundance: The Measure of Consumption, Special Issue of SubStance, Issue 116, 37:2 (2008), Edited by Susan Cahill, Emma Hegarty, and Emilie Moran
Cultural Theory after 9/11: Terror, Religion, Media, Special Issue of SubStance, Issue 115, 37:1 (2008), Edited by Robert Doran
Henri Bergson's Creative Evolution, Special Issue of SubStance, Issue 114, 36:3 (2007), Edited by Michael Kolkman and Michael Vaughan
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