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But unlike Joseph Kosuth's probing of the relationship between words, concepts, and objects, the labels in Williams's show went beyond semiotics; they confabulated their own (for the most part undecipherable) narratives just as they unpacked public-domain slogans and catchphrases.
Bhabha's term, through her confabulated memory, which reveals "the desire for a reformed, recognizable Other, as a subject of a difference that is almost the same, but not quite" (86).
Please don't misunderstand me; I am not saying that the super-rich have confabulated or formed a cabal to protect their singular interest.
It was the singular illumination of my sullen youth, the only unyielding source beyond the truthless, confabulated tales of parochial school.
It has long been established that dissociative identity disorder patients have suffered overwhelming experiences, and it has long been established that memory for such experience may be rather full, partial, absent, or disguised in some historically inaccurate confabulated account.
While the Second Independence War put the infant Jewish state at risk, it also led to the mass exodus of the Palestinian refugees, and to the gross distortions of history that the Arabs have since confabulated to excuse their disordered flight.
tribal warfare) may be construed to legitimize a cult of masculinity as well as a ritually or rhetorically rigid age grading, which by such constructions may be thought of as co-legitimized, cross-rationalized or reciprocally confabulated as (ultimate) necessities.