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By Ronak K. Kapadia
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... June 11, 2018). 12. On the history of Pakistani truck art (and the use of paintings, calligraphy, ornamental décor such as mirror work, wooden carvings, chains, and pendants), see Paracha, The Elusive History and Politics of Pakistan s Truck Art. 13. See Khong, Mahwish Chishty. 14. See, e.g...
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By Rachel Zolf
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021551-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2155-1
.... Translated by Susan Hanson. Minneapo- lis: University of Minnesota Press, 1993. Blanchot, Maurice. The Space of Literature. Translated by Ann Smock. Lincoln: Univer- sity of Nebraska Press, 1989. Blanchot, Maurice. The Step Not Beyond. Translated by Lycette Nelson. Albany: State University of New York Press...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... with this freshly intimate aspect of twenty- first- century warfare. She began creating colorful paintings and sculptural installations featuring armed drones adorned in the ornate tradition of Pakistani truck art.12 The regional folk tradition of truck art is an information- intensive medium that pairs well...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... cultural pro- duction generated forms of insurgent aesthetics that expose the conjoined histories of US and Israeli settler security states? How do these conceptual works of art reveal both the shared colonial logics of elimination, confine- ment, punishment, and racial dispossession structuring...
Book Chapter

By Ronak K. Kapadia
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... (Dec 2015): 993 1006. Abu El- Haj, Nadia. Facts on the Ground: Archaeological Practice and Territorial Self- Fashioning in Israeli Society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. Abufarha, Nasser. The Making of a Human Bomb: An Ethnography of Palestinian Resistance. Durham, NC: Duke University...
Book Chapter

By Rachel Zolf
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021551-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2155-1
... s Maybe: An American Grammar Book, in Black, White, and in Color: Essays on American Literature and Culture, 229, 207, 206 (italics in original). 34 Moten, A Poetics of the Undercommons, 30. 35 See Harney and Moten, The Undercommons; and Laura Harris, Experiments in Ex- ile: C. L. R. James, Hélio...
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By Michael J. Shapiro
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007265-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0726-5
... Press, 1987), 25. 23. Quoted in George Craig et al., eds., The Letters of Samuel Beck- ett, Volume 2, 1941 1956 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011). 24. See Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, Kafka: Toward a Minor Literature, trans. Dana Polan (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... exchange encouraged ethnographic writing indifferent to the civilized/savage boundary, a marked divergence from the then- burgeoning travel literature. Merian s 1705 Metamorphosis of the insects of Suriname has been described as belonging to a new form of planetary European consciousness (Davis 1995: 180...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
... affiliated scientists, are described, imagined, and imaged in emergent rhe­ torical formations, Web sites, advertisements, the popular press, and the scientific literature. There are also questions of public response and mobi­ lization: What accounts for the striking absence of environmental and so­ cial...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... in Israeli culture from as early as 1948, suggesting that their haunting expands the realm of visibility by introducing the visibility of the invisible . Informed by the work of Avery Gordon, Abraham and Torok, and Derrida, the chapter offers a new reading of several key Israeli literary works and paintings...
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
... glances of recognition with women of color whom we didn t know and hugs with those whom we did. We found it over shared meals, as we vented and processed and laughed and prayed together. By the end of the weekend, we were like the women in Gay s painting, standing together in defiance and in 252 | CH A P...
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By Marilyn Strathern
Published: 24 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
...) emphasizes that her scientific style and conversational exchange encouraged ethnographic writing indifferent to the civilized/savage boundary, a marked divergence from the then- burgeoning travel literature. Merian s 1705 Metamorphosis of the insects of Suriname has been described as belonging to a new...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... comprehensive failure of conventional newsgathering as the condition for the novel’s emergence! Although the causes of the crash ­were never identified, there­ were plenty of suspects. On the list ­were the cia; the kgb; Indian intelligence; the Israeli Mossad; several dis- affected groups inside...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... was translated from Greek to Arabic by the order of chapter 1 • 10 • Haroun-­ul-­Rashid; it carries beautiful illustrations painted with herbal and mineral colors that still appear clean and bright. The librarian is old; his spectacles sit crookedly over...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-131
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... minstrelsy as Ameri- cana, the next major study came in 1962 from Hans Nathan, a German mu- sicologist who d fled Nazis to also work on William Billings and Israeli folk song. Dan Emmett and the Rise of Early Negro Minstrelsy, written in the spirit of Gilbert Chase, saw the form as anti- genteel...
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012269-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1226-9
... look like. Shortly, I arrived at the address, a terrace house. I went to knock on the enormous wooden door, but then I saw a short man in paint- splattered overalls, the handyman perhaps, busy painting the outside of the house. Excuse me, but does Agustín Drake live here? 10 Revolution and Rumba...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021292-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2129-2
..., and residence in a chromosom- atically ethnic Mexican majoritarian space. What Is Left Out: The Dispossession of Indigenous Populations The Indian side of the story of Spanish/Mexican violence and dispossession of Indigenous populations is generally sidestepped in Chicano/a historiography and literature...
Published: 01 January 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8679-7
... pajamas - pretending to be two ladies on the first leg of a world tour. I wanted my daughters to know about art, music, and literature; to know about other people's culture and history as well as their own and to be well traveled. I wanted them to be little "continental colored girls" with a future...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377665-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7766-5
..., reflect con• temporary human concerns. Artists of all kinds had joined the Popular Front, creating literature, music, paintings, and dances in support of the Loyalist cause in the Spanish Civil War. Critics like Henry Gilfond and Ralph Taylor may have had trouble with the agitprop styles...
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By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... in Israeli culture from as early as 1948, suggesting that their haunting expands the realm of visibility by introducing the visibility of the invisible . Informed by the work of Avery Gordon, Abraham and Torok, and Derrida, the chapter offers a new reading of several key Israeli literary works and paintings...