Volume 12, Number 2, January 2002
Table of Contents
Scott Michaelsen and Scott Cutler Shershow
Thomas Swiss and Seb Chevrel
“Solvent Abuse: Irvine Welsh and Scotland.” A review of Irvine Welsh, Glue. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2001.
“Returning to the Mummy.” A review of The Mummy Returns. Dir. Stephen Sommers. Perf. Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, and Arnold Vosloo. MCA/Universal, 2001.
“A Legacy of Freaks.” A review of Slavoj Žižek, The Fragile Absolute, or, Why is the Christian Legacy Worth Fighting For? New York: Verso, 2000.
“Profit and Stealth in the Prison-Industrial Complex.” Review of Joseph T. Hallinan, Going Up the River: Travels in a Prison Nation. New York: Random House, 2001.
Alexander H. Pitofsky
“Sexuality’s Failure: The Birth of History.” A review of Tim Dean, Beyond Sexuality. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2000, and Charles Shepherdson, Vital Signs: Nature, Culture, Psychoanalysis. New York: Routledge, 2000.
Jason B. Jones
“Trekking Time with Serres.” A review of Maria Assad, Reading with Michel Serres: An Encounter with Time. SUNY Press, 1999.
“They’re Here, They’re Everywhere.” A review of Jeffrey Sconce, Haunted Media: Electronic Presence from Telegraphy to Television. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2000.