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Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection
Published: 27 September 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393139-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9313-9
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By Mark Rifkin
Published: 29 January 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5900-4
... Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta McGirt v. Oklahoma Black towns Tulsa ...
Published: 29 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059004-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5900-4
... of addressing those webs of governance and projects of self-determination. Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta McGirt v. Oklahoma Black towns Tulsa ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 22 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027881-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2788-1
... The introduction begins with a description of Goma, a cosmopolitan border town in eastern Congo that serves as the setting for the book. It then moves on to introduce the theoretical underpinnings of the book. Bringing Congolese history together with Black feminist and race scholarship, it opens...
Series: Singles
Published: 11 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027645-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2764-5
... Chapter 2 provides a brief history of country music through the prism of America's racial history, providing a backdrop for the boundaries Lil Nas X would later cross with “Old Town Road.” Black music and African / African American culture are at the root of country music, and Black creators...
Series: Singles
Published: 11 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027645-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2764-5
... consumption—the conversation around the music—may be even more vital. From the MP3 to the ringtone, Myspace to YouTube, new technologies have had an impact on chart success. In the case of “Old Town Road,” a combination of a popular video game, the rise of a Black-cowboy internet trend, and the launch...
Series: Singles
Published: 11 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027645-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2764-5
... The book's epilogue briefly summarizes Lil Nas X's career post–“Old Town Road” and the song's legacy. Though “Road” proved to be the artist's last attempt at a country crossover hit, the debate the song sparked opened doors for other Black crossover artists and “country trap” songs. Lil Nas X's...
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027249-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
... This chapter uses art as a container for Black collective inquiry and art as Black geographic praxis. It describes a collaborative project that brought together three works: a mixed-process collage print, a corresponding book with new writing from six Black scholars and writers, and a digitized...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374558-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7455-8
... individuals from the popular classes, many of whom had lived through the experience of slavery or were free or freed blacks. It also analyzes the growing hostility of the urban popular classes toward the continuation of slavery. This took form by popular groups interfering with the imprisonment of escaped...
Published: 15 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024590-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9361-9
..., by exploring photographs in two Greek–German constellations: images of “traditional” old men and women gifted back to their descendants by grateful German tourists who first visited the mountainous Cretan area of Sfakia in the 1960s; and black-and-white photographs of survivors of atrocities perpetrated...
Published: 15 April 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022497-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2249-7
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375111-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
... the interests of an antidemocratic ruling class to the detriment of the more thoroughly democratic values of dignity, equality, and freedom stipulated in the South African Bill of Rights. The chapter later notes the alignment of transnational capital with the new black bourgeoisie and the growing socioeconomic...
Published: 01 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027478-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2747-8
... change and the embodied conditions of both repression and resistance. There are valuable insights for understanding this embodied condition in anticolonial and Black theory. The chapter references Boaventura de Sousa Santos’s notion of “rearguard” theory and outlines a set of examples, including...
Published: 23 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021513-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2151-3
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
...South This chapter explores three central values within black religion and culture: hospitality, healing practices, and ghosts/spirit stories. It looks at each topic individually and tells of experiences Rosemarie, her family members, and movement colleagues have had regarding each one. Her...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-134
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... and indignation and contributed to the escalating conflict that became known as the Gas War. By the time President Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada had resigned and fled to the United States, on 17 October, some fifty-seven civilians had been killed and four hundred wounded. In the aftermath of Black October...
Published: 01 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2747-8
... and the embodied conditions of both repression and resistance. There are valuable insights for understanding this embodied condition in anticolonial and Black theory. The chapter references Boaventura de Sousa Santos’s notion of “rearguard” theory and outlines a set of examples, including the Shackville protests...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Lozada had resigned and fled to the United States, on 17 October, some fifty-seven civilians had been killed and four hundred wounded. In the aftermath of Black October, as the episode came to be known, the Bolivian attorney general and the family members of the dead and wounded brought charges against...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now hard to verify, are cited in Stephen...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now hard to verify, are cited in Stephen...