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Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381372-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8137-2
Book Chapter

By Purnima Mankekar
Published: 21 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... Sense memories sensuous knowledges phantasm race and race relations ...
Published: 21 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375838-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... the idealized and placeless NRIs constructed by Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, customers navigate a complex social terrain. These stores also formed a crucial node in the production of sense memories and sensuous knowledges that enabled the simultaneous reification and unsettlement of India and Indianness...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375005-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7500-5
... that is strained by increasing estrangement contrasted with a close and affectionate relationship with his younger son. In this chapter, David the younger son explores his memories of his father and how they shaped his sense of identity in adulthood. [unavailable] ...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 04 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376156-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7615-6
... This chapter examines the struggles over the memory and meanings of the Constitutionalist Revolution of 1932, starting with the commemorations in the years immediately following the uprising, then moving to the “Ninth of July” festivities during the IV Centenário, and ending with the silver...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
...-pitched or acute sounds that elicit vigilance and a sense of presence, and ultramusical givens such as macro- and microrhythms (respiration, ebbs and flows). duration memory fixation rhythm ...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... This chapter explores resilience and its limits in the context of ecological factors. The idea of social memory is examined, through which responses to ecological crises are mitigated by mythical proscriptions and the practical sharing of adaptive strategies. Mitigation practices for volcanic...
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373896-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7389-6
... The conclusion ends the book with a meditation on musical memory and nostalgia as they relate to popular music criticism and historiography. Subjects broached include illusory perceptions of history either falling into a rut or constantly progressing forward toward perfection; the inability...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374176-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7417-6
... of memory. Salvadoran youth are denied membership in El Salvador, in a practical sense, by the events that led them to emigrate and by the stigmatization they face if deported to El Salvador as adults. Many of these youth are also denied membership in the United States for at least some portion...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... loss of land, home, and family, as well as nostalgia for a larger subcontinental ethos now gone forever, figure in their writing. Though these narratives are not autobiographies in the strict sense of the term, they are deeply autobiographical in sentiment, enabling the women to speak for a larger...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... as rewards for their capture—all contribute to a sense of shock: of learning, recognition of culture-wide denial, the horror of this foundational reality of American history, and finally the crucial importance of memory and personal action. slavery exhibit American holocaust American history ...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... teaching in an almost all-black high school, and her current experiences teaching undergraduates in a predominately white liberal arts college, both in New York City, culminating in personal memories of ignorance and increasing understanding as a member of a close black extended family, draws a detailed...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
...Social-Ecological Perturbations and Human Responses This chapter explores resilience and its limits in the context of ecological factors. The idea of social memory is examined, through which responses to ecological crises are mitigated by mythical proscriptions and the practical sharing...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 04 February 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7615-6
... the struggles over the memory and meanings of the Constitutionalist Revolution of 1932, starting with the commemorations in the years immediately following the uprising, then moving to the “Ninth of July” festivities during the IV Centenário, and ending with the silver jubilee celebrations in 1957. The sense...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
..., progressions that allow for the foreseeability of sonic structures, high-pitched or acute sounds that elicit vigilance and a sense of presence, and ultramusical givens such as macro- and microrhythms (respiration, ebbs and flows). duration memory fixation rhythm ...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
...Gender, Trauma, and Memory This chapter analyzes two key female characters in Ann-Marie MacDonald’s epic novel Fall on Your Knees who use experimental, improvised performance to disrupt prevailing power relations that privilege white, male heterosexual identity. Materia’s and Frances’s...
Published: 01 January 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8569-1
...Visual Culture, Subjectivity, and the Education of the Senses ...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... to unfold on the subcontinent; also how loss of land, home, and family, as well as nostalgia for a larger subcontinental ethos now gone forever, figure in their writing. Though these narratives are not autobiographies in the strict sense of the term, they are deeply autobiographical in sentiment, enabling...
Book Chapter

By Homay King
Published: 02 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375159-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7515-9
... computer technology and called for greater appreciation of its material supports. In a sense, Garb was asking for a greater synthesis of the analog and the digital, a synthesis that is captured in the original definition of the term “virtuality.” The introduction discusses this older, more philosophical...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381372-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8137-2