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  • 1. Note from the Editor—Michael Hardt


    2. Introduction: "Theory Now"?—Kenneth Surin

    3. The Militancy of Theory—Michael Hardt

    4. The Frailty of the Ontic—Rei Terada

    5. "Science does not think": The No-Thought of the Discipline—Grant Farred

    6. Insinuation: Détournement as Gendered Repetition—Patrick Greaney

    7. The Spoiler's Art: Embarrassed Space as Memorialization—David A. Ellison

    8. The Future's Eve: Reparative Reading after Sedgwick—Ellis Hanson

    9. "I'm already in a sort of tomb": A Reply to Philip Scheffner's The Halfmoon Files—Avery F. Gordon

    10. Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: The Postracial Horizon—Barnor Hesse

    11. Nationalist Heterosexuality, Migrant (Il)legality, and Irish Citizenship Law: Queering the Connections—Eithne Luibhéid

    12. "Now smile": Recent Developments in Jacques Derrida's Work on Photography—Michael Naas

    13. Afterword: Theory Now and Again—Jonathan Culler


    Obama and the Left at Midterm

    14. Introduction—Michael Hardt and Wahneema Lubiano

    15. Opulism—Lauren Berlant

    16. U.S. Political Romanticism and the Psychological Impacts of Obama's Presidency—Christopher Newfield

    17. The Enemy He Wants—Thomas L. Dumm

    18. The State of the Left, AOE—Kelley Walker

    19. Obama between Movements and Machiavellians—Tom Hayden

    20. Obama/Osama/Ōkawa: The Geopolitics of Race after Obama's Bow—Mark Driscoll

    21. What's Going On? What Is to Be Done?—Gerald Horne

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