stories and freehand grotesquery engage our imaginations of nature by creating always partly human but insistently defamiliarized, distorted versions of humanity, other beings and their worlds.
Again ethophaulism reached at least symbolic degrading dimension when authors referred to the Gypsies "arme Wurm" (80) or "armseligen Wurmern" (81) or "Gewurm" confirming the animalizing
propensity of ethnophaulisms.
Chavez does the opposite of Cervantes by animalizing
Lucio who considers himself to be on a higher social level than Tere.
By putting himself in that category, Whitman questions the universal difference of humans and animals and exposes the political motives of animalizing
imagination : Totemism, textuality and ecocriticism.
The exposure of what Giorgio Agamben calls the "caesura between the human and the animal [which] passes first of all within man" (16), the meeting in humankind of body and soul, natural and divine, not as a conjunction but as a disjunction, is something that needs here to be guarded against, and something which is pushed beyond the boundaries of the Utopian island and Utopian citizenship (as in the Utopian willingness to allow foreign mercenaries to expose themselves to the animalizing
effects of their own wars).
Her book provides a feminist analysis of the animalizing
of women and the sexualizing of animals for consumption that also suggests many important connections between the discourses of animal studies and feminism.
On the other hand, fire works to the opposite ends, animalizing
the boys and awakening their primitive instincts and spiteful desires.
The Kaiser as the Beast of Berlin: Race and the Animalizing
of German-ness in Early Hollywood's Advertising Imagery.
This is certainly not to imply that animal rights advocates are modern-day Nazis, but rather that the use of animalizing
rhetoric to describe specific "out-groups" often coexists with and reinforces the maltreatment of group members, and this is nowhere seen as clearly as in Hitler's Germany (O'Brien, 1999).
the fact of being sensitive to the cyclosis and the mechanics of the normal regime of life--animal life being typical" (132).
23) Faulkner characterizes the preacher in racist terms, animalizing
him based on racial features, and thus enforces Baldwin's view of him as a bigot not only in the political but also in the literary arena.
Beyond stylistic mastery, the effectiveness of Maus or Spielberg's Schindler's List is their wider, more complicated emotional range: in Maus, the transgressive animalizing
and rehumanizing of the participants, the viewer's impatience and anger at the whining survivor father; in Spielberg's film, his denying us emotional access to the victims, and the paradox of Oscar Schindler's considerable though flawed appeal.
Agamben writes, "functions by excluding as not (yet) human an already human being from itself, that is, by animalizing
the human, by isolating the non-human within the human: Homo alalus, or the ape-man" (37).
I argue that animalizing
the body of the maid in these establishments is an attempt to elicit both moe ("pseudo-romance," pronounced "mo-ay") and kawaii ("cuteness").