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dc.contributor.authorOtt, Brian L.
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T07:42:13Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T07:42:13Z
dc.date.issued2004
dc.descriptionBrian Ott was a professor in the Department of Speech Communication at Colorado State University.
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references (pages 207-212).
dc.description.abstractab-stract, (n.) 1. a summary of points (as of a writing) usu. presented in skeletal form.(adj.) 1. difficult to understand: abstruse. (vt.) 1. dissociate, remove, separate. This essay concerns how language is, at once, structured (producing meaning) and infinite (destabilizing meaning). Both functions of language are tied to pleasure. Contemporary critical media studies, it is argued, has attacked the pleasure (plaisir) of language's structuring function while simultaneously repressing the pleasure (jouissance) of language's dismantling function. Is this to(o) abstract?
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dc.identifier.citationOtt, Brian L., (Re)locating Pleasure in Media Studies: Toward an Erotics of Reading. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies 1, no. 2 (June 2004): 194-212. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14791420410001685386
dc.identifier.doihttps://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14791420410001685386
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/60070
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.publisher.originalRoutledge
dc.relation.ispartofFaculty Publications - Department of Communication Studies
dc.rights©2004 Routledge
dc.subjectBarthes, Roland
dc.subjectpleasure
dc.subjecttext
dc.subjectjouissance
dc.subjectproductive criticism
dc.title(Re)Locating pleasure in media studies: toward an erotics of reading
dc.title.alternativeRelocating pleasure in media studies
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