Affective Methodologies: Developing Cultural Research by Britta Timm Knudsen, Carsten Stage

By Britta Timm Knudsen, Carsten Stage

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This method may not be for you, but I hope it opens up the complexities of researching affect and the necessity of developing experimental apparatuses, which can stage something of what often eludes conventional methodological ways of knowing. Researching Affect and Embodied Hauntologies 41 Notes 1. The use of the term ‘performative’ to describe my method does not simply assume that methods produce the objects of which they speak (related to the efficacy of an Austian speech-act to bring into being that which is named, for example).

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