Marketplace

Purchase digital books for libraries, for patrons, forever.

This is a punctum ebook. Please consider their Supporting Library Membership Program.

Cover of book titled Sweet Spots: Writing the Connective Tissue of Relation

Sweet Spots: Writing the Connective Tissue of Relation

Mattie-Martha Sempert

Sweet Spots thinks transversally across language and body, and between text and tissue. This assemblage of essays collectively proposes that words—that is, language that lands as written text—are more-than-human material. And, these materials, composed of forces and flows and tendencies, are capable of generating text-flesh that grows into a thinking in the making. The practice of acupuncture—and its relational thinking—often makes its presence felt to twirl the text-tissue of the bodying essays. Ficto-critical thinking is threaded throughout to activate concepts from process philosophy and use the work of other thinkers (William James, Félix Guattari and Gilles Deleuze, Baruch Spinoza, and Virginia Woolf, to name a few) to forge imaginative connections. Mattie-Martha Sempert is a practicing acupuncturist and creative writer and has a creative practice-led PhD from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Order: $0 →

Your institution may freely loan to patrons: you own the file.

MARC record ↓

For integration into library cataloging systems

Powered by Controlled Digital Lending