News and politics


David Golumbia and David Simpson begin a conversation, inviting comment below or via email to boundary 2: What are we talking about when we talk about drones? Is it that they carry weapons (true of only a small fraction of… Read More ›

Three Models of Emergency Politics

by Bonnie Honig ~ This article presents three models of emergency politics—deliberative (Elaine Scarry), promiscuous (Douglas Crimp), and legalist (Louis Freeland Post)—and assesses their promise and limits for democratic theory and practice. Emergency politics names not the friend/enemy decisionism of… Read More ›