Contemporary French Civilization

The impossible subject of Charlie Hebdo

Contemporary French Civilization (2016), 41, (2), 125–144.

Abstract

Access Token
£25.00
READ THIS ARTICLE
If you have private access to this content, please log in with your username and password here

Agamben, Giorgio. State of Exception. Trans. Kevin Attell. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. State of Exception Google Scholar

Anidjar, Gil. Semites: Race, Religion, Literature. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2007. Semites: Race, Religion, Literature Google Scholar

Asad, Talal. Genealogies of Religion: Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity and Islam. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Genealogies of Religion: Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity and Islam Google Scholar

Asad, Talal. “Free Speech, Blasphemy, and Secular Criticism.” Is Critique Secular? Blasphemy, Injury, and Free Speech. Ed. Talal Asad, Wendy Brown, Judith Butler, and Saba Mahmood. Berkeley: The Townsend Center for the Humanities, University of California, 2009. 20–63. Free Speech, Blasphemy, and Secular Criticism Is Critique Secular? Blasphemy, Injury, and Free Speech 20 63 Google Scholar

Badiou, Alain, and Eric Hazan. L’antisémitisme partout: Aujourd’hui en France. Paris: La Fabrique, 2011. L’antisémitisme partout: Aujourd’hui en France Google Scholar

Balibar, Etienne. “Uprising in the Banlieues.” Constellations 14.1 (2007): 47–71. Uprising in the Banlieues Constellations 14.1 47 71 Google Scholar

Balibar, Etienne. “Trois Mots pour les morts et pour les vivants.” Libération. Web. >http://www.liberation.fr/debats/2015/01/09/trois-mots-pour-les-morts-et-pour-les-vivants_1177315>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Barthes, Roland. Mythologies. Trans. Annette Lavers. New York: Hill and Wang, 1972. Mythologies Google Scholar

Baubérot, Jean. Les 7 laïcités françaises. Le modèle français de laïcité n’existe pas. Paris: Editions de la Maison des sciences de l’homme, 2015. Les 7 laïcités françaises. Le modèle français de laïcité n’existe pas Google Scholar

Baubérot, Jean, and Micheline Milot. Laïcités sans frontières. Paris: Seuil, 2011. Laïcités sans frontières Google Scholar

Benbassa, Esther. The Jews of France: A History from Antiquity to the Present. Trans. M. B. DeBevoise. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001. The Jews of France: A History from Antiquity to the Present Google Scholar

Blanchard, Pascal, Nicolas Bancel, and Sandrine Lemaire. La Fracture coloniale. Paris: La Découverte, 2005. La Fracture coloniale Google Scholar

Bowen, John. “France after Charlie Hebdo.” Boston Review. Web. >http://bostonreview.net/forum/john-bowen-france-after-charlie-hebdo>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Coller, Ian. Arab France: Islam and the Making of Modern Europe, 1798–1831. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010. Arab France: Islam and the Making of Modern Europe, 1798–1831 Google Scholar

Daoud, Kamel. “Cologne, lieu de fantasmes.” Le Monde. Web. >http://www.lemonde.fr/idees/article/2016/01/31/cologne-lieu-de-fantasmes_4856694_3232.html>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Davidson, Naomi. Only Muslim: Embodying Islam in Twentieth-Century France. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2012. Only Muslim: Embodying Islam in Twentieth-Century France Google Scholar

De Rudder, Véronique, and François Vourc’h. “Les discriminations racistes dans le monde du travail.” De la question sociale à la question raciale? Representer la société française. Ed. Didier Fassin and Eric Fassin. Paris: La Découverte, 2006. 175–94. Les discriminations racistes dans le monde du travail De la question sociale à la question raciale? Representer la société française 175 94 Google Scholar

Fassin, Didier. La Force de l’ordre. Paris: Seuil, 2011. La Force de l’ordre Google Scholar

Fassin, Didier. “Short Cuts.” London Review of Books. Web. >http://www.lrb.co.uk/v38/n05/didier-fassin/short-cuts>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Fassin, Eric. “National Identities and Transnational Intimacies: Sexual Democracy and the Politics of Immigration in Europe.” Public Culture 22.3 (2010): 507–29. National Identities and Transnational Intimacies: Sexual Democracy and the Politics of Immigration in Europe Public Culture 22.3 507 29 Google Scholar

Favell, Adrian. Philosophies of Integration: Immigration and the Idea of Citizenship. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2001. Philosophies of Integration: Immigration and the Idea of Citizenship Google Scholar

Fernando, Mayanthi L. “Save the Muslim Woman, Save the Republic: Ni Putes Ni Soumises and the Ruse of Neoliberal Sovereignty.” Modern & Contemporary France 21.2 (2013): 147–65. Save the Muslim Woman, Save the Republic: Ni Putes Ni Soumises and the Ruse of Neoliberal Sovereignty Modern & Contemporary France 21.2 147 65 Google Scholar

Fernando, Mayanthi L. “Intimacy Surveiled: Religion, Sex, and Secular Cunning.” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 39.3 (2014): 685–708. Intimacy Surveiled: Religion, Sex, and Secular Cunning Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 39.3 685 708 Google Scholar

Fernando, Mayanthi L. The Republic Unsettled: Muslim French and the Contradictions of Secularism. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014. The Republic Unsettled: Muslim French and the Contradictions of Secularism Google Scholar

Fischer, Michael M. J. “Iran and the Boomerang Cartoon Wars: Can Public Spheres at Risk Ally with Public Spheres Yet to be Achieved?” Cultural Politics 5.1 (2009): 27–62. Iran and the Boomerang Cartoon Wars: Can Public Spheres at Risk Ally with Public Spheres Yet to be Achieved? Cultural Politics 5.1 27 62 Google Scholar

Geisser, Vincent. La nouvelle Islamophobie. Paris: La Découverte, 2003. La nouvelle Islamophobie Google Scholar

Gopinath, Gayatri. Impossible Desires: Queer Diasporas and South Asian Public Cultures. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. Impossible Desires: Queer Diasporas and South Asian Public Cultures Google Scholar

Guénif-Souilamas, Nacira, and Eric Macé. Les Féministes et le garçon arabe. Paris: l’Aube, 2004. Les Féministes et le garçon arabe Google Scholar

Hajjat, Abdellali, and Marwan Mohammed. Islamophobie. Comment les élites françaises fabriquent le “problème musulman.” Paris: La Découverte, 2013. Islamophobie. Comment les élites françaises fabriquent le “problème musulman.” Google Scholar

Hargreaves, Alec G. “French Muslims and the Middle East.” Contemporary French Civilization 40.2 (2015): 235–54. French Muslims and the Middle East Contemporary French Civilization 40.2 235 54 Google Scholar

Holmes, Douglas R. Integral Europe: Fast-Capitalism, Multiculturalism, Neofascism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. Integral Europe: Fast-Capitalism, Multiculturalism, Neofascism Google Scholar

Hunt, Lynn, ed. The French Revolution and Human Rights: A Brief Documentary History. Trans. Lynn Hunt. Boston: Bedford Books, 1996. The French Revolution and Human Rights: A Brief Documentary History Google Scholar

Hyman, Paula. The Jews of Modern France. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. The Jews of Modern France Google Scholar

Jahjah, Dyab Abou (@Aboujahjah). “I am not Charlie, I am Ahmed the dead cop. Charlie ridiculed my faith and culture and I died defending his right to do so. #JesuisAhmed.” 8 Jan. 2015, 4:39AM. Tweet. I am not Charlie, I am Ahmed the dead cop. Charlie ridiculed my faith and culture and I died defending his right to do so. #JesuisAhmed Google Scholar

Jobard, Fabien. “Le nouveau mandat policier. Faire la police dans les zones dites ‘de non-droit.’” Criminologie 38.2 (2005): 103–21. Le nouveau mandat policier. Faire la police dans les zones dites ‘de non-droit.’ Criminologie 38.2 103 21 Google Scholar

Katz, Ethan. The Burdens of Brotherhood: Jews and Muslims from North Africa to France. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015. The Burdens of Brotherhood: Jews and Muslims from North Africa to France Google Scholar

Keaton, Trica Danielle. Muslim Girls and the Other France. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2006. Muslim Girls and the Other France Google Scholar

Lebovics, Herman. True France: The Wars Over Cultural Identity, 1900–1945. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992. True France: The Wars Over Cultural Identity, 1900–1945 Google Scholar

Lepoutre, David. Cœur de banlieue. Paris: Odile Jacob, 2001. Cœur de banlieue Google Scholar

Mahmood, Saba. “Religious Reason and Secular Affect: An Incommensurable Divide?” Critical Inquiry 35.4 (2009): 836–62. Religious Reason and Secular Affect: An Incommensurable Divide? Critical Inquiry 35.4 836 62 Google Scholar

Marelli, Joelle. “Usages et maléfices du thème de l’antisémitisme en France.” La République mise à nu par son immigration. Ed. Nacira Guénif-Souilamas. Paris: La Fabrique, 2006. 133–59. Usages et maléfices du thème de l’antisémitisme en France La République mise à nu par son immigration 133 59 Google Scholar

Ngai, Mae M. Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2004. Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America Google Scholar

Nixon, Rob. Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013. Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor Google Scholar

Raissiguier, Catherine. “Muslim Women in France: Impossible Subjects?” Dark Matter (online journal) 3 (2008): n. pag. Web. >http://www.darkmatter101.org/site/2008/05/02/muslim-women-in-france-impossible-subjects/>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Raissiguier, Catherine. Reinventing the Republic: Gender, Migration, and Citizenship in France. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010. Reinventing the Republic: Gender, Migration, and Citizenship in France Google Scholar

Robb, Graham. The Discovery of France. New York: W. W. Norton, 2007. The Discovery of France Google Scholar

Rushdie, Salman. The Satanic Verses. London: Viking Penguin, 1988. The Satanic Verses Google Scholar

Saada, Emmanuelle. Empire’s Children: Race, Filiation, and Citizenship in the French Colonies. Trans. Arthur Goldhammer. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012. Empire’s Children: Race, Filiation, and Citizenship in the French Colonies Google Scholar

Said, Edward. Orientalism. New York: Vintage, 1979. Orientalism Google Scholar

Shepard, Todd. The Invention of Decolonization: The Algerian War and the Remaking of France. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006. The Invention of Decolonization: The Algerian War and the Remaking of France Google Scholar

Silverstein, Paul, and Chantal Tetreault. “Urban Violence in France.” Middle East Report Online (2005). Web. >http://www.merip.org/mero/interventions/urban-violence-france>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Stille, Alexander. “Why French Law Treats Dieudonné and Charlie Hebdo Differently.” The New Yorker. Web. >http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/french-law-treats-dieudonne-charlie-hebdo-differently>. 25 Mar. 2016. Google Scholar

Terrio, Susan. Judging Mohammed: Juvenile Delinquency, Immigration, and Exclusion at the Paris Palace of Justice. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009. Judging Mohammed: Juvenile Delinquency, Immigration, and Exclusion at the Paris Palace of Justice Google Scholar

Van Zanten, Agnès. “Une discrimination banalisée? L’évitement de la mixité sociale et raciale dans les établissements scolaires.” De la question sociale à la question raciale? Representer la société française. Ed. Didier Fassin and Eric Fassin. Paris: La Découverte, 2006. 195–210. Une discrimination banalisée? L’évitement de la mixité sociale et raciale dans les établissements scolaires De la question sociale à la question raciale? Representer la société française 195 210 Google Scholar

Wacquant, Loïc. Punishing the Poor: The Neoliberal Government of Social Insecurity. Durham: Duke University Press, 2009. Punishing the Poor: The Neoliberal Government of Social Insecurity Google Scholar

Weber, Eugen. Peasants into Frenchmen: The Modernization of Rural France, 1870–1914. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 1976. Peasants into Frenchmen: The Modernization of Rural France, 1870–1914 Google Scholar

Weston Vauclair, Jane. “Local Laughter, Global Polemics: Understanding Charlie Hebdo.” European Comic Art 8.1 (2015): 6–14. Local Laughter, Global Polemics: Understanding Charlie Hebdo European Comic Art 8.1 6 14 Google Scholar

Wilder, Gary. The French Imperial Nation-State: Negritude and Colonial Humanism between the Two World Wars. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. The French Imperial Nation-State: Negritude and Colonial Humanism between the Two World Wars Google Scholar

If you have private access to this content, please log in with your username and password here

Details

Author details

Fernando, Mayanthi

Raissiguier, Catherine