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Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373995-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7399-5
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... I African Worlds, African Voices Determining when South African history “began” has long been a contro- versial subject in the country’s public culture. Until about fifty years ago, nearly all white South Africans rejected the idea...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... realist territory. Steven Hager focused on Bambaataa rather than Flash when he published the first major article on hip hop (in the Village Voice ) in September. Baker and Robie went on to lead the citywide charge into electronics, Malcolm McLaren contributed “Buffalo Gals,” and Man Parrish’s “Hip Hop...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... when the Clash began their eight-night run at Bond’s and scheduled the lineup to appear as their first supporting act. Breaking began to attract more attention when Sally Banes and photographer Martha Cooper published the first feature on the form in the Village Voice . Following an introduction to...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... he published the first major article on hip hop (in the Village Voice ) in September. Baker and Robie went on to lead the citywide charge into electronics, Malcolm McLaren contributed “Buffalo Gals,” and Man Parrish’s “Hip Hop, Be Bop (Don’t Stop)” took rap further into electronic territory. ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... examining. Part III, “Bending toward Reconciliation” brings out some quieter voices of people who never sought the limelight but whose experiences put them in the vanguard of reunification. Showing selfless courage and driven by a deep sense of greater good, these women rose above their own grief to advance...
Published: 22 December 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374756-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7475-6
.... Francia, Luis H. “Tiananmen Show Gutted.” Village Voice, July 31, 1990. Genocchio, Benjamin. “Sampling the Diverse Output of Artists from China: An Exhibition in Summit Touches on Issues of Identity and Culture Shock.” New York Times, October 15, 2006. Glueck, Grace. “Art in Review.” New York...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-089
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... inequalities faced by citizens living in the former homelands. I am Nomonde Mbelekane. I am the President of the Rural People’s Move- ment (rpm). I stay at the Ndlambe village, not far from the Great Fish River, under the Ngqushwa Municipality in the Eastern Cape. As I come to speak I am a bit...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... starring opposite Richard Gere in Sidney Lumet's Power. Christie, playing a journalist, was concerned that they get her wardrobe right; she asked me where I bought my clothes. This story sent my Village Voice editor into peals of laughter, because she thought I dressed like a downtown arts gal and...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-040
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... my friend Carrie Rickey, then the Village Voice film critic, told me about a job opening, I jumped at the chance. In January 1981, Ronald Reagan went to Washington to be inaugurated as president and I moved to New York City to become the director of the Film Program at the New York State...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373957-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7395-7
... migrated to and through it to produce image, sound, and text-based work. In the process of traveling to various villages from where people migrate as well as to points of departure on the coast of Egypt col- lecting accounts of both disillusion and desire, Take to the...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
...-night run at Bond’s and scheduled the lineup to appear as their first supporting act. Breaking began to attract more attention when Sally Banes and photographer Martha Cooper published the first feature on the form in the Village Voice . Following an introduction to Malcolm McLaren, Michael Holman...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... Question ofSilence, premiered in March 1983 in the New Directors/New Films festival in M New York. I immediately put in my bid to be the one to write on the film for the Village Voice when it opened. I thought that would happen soon, but instead the kind...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... Film Board. I volunteered to write about the film and the issues it raised for the Village Voice when it was released that summer. The film, of course, turned out to be a clarion cry for the antipornography movement. I couldn't have asked for a better platform, and my editor, Karen Durbin...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... pornography. Art exists on a higher spiritual, aesthetic, and moral plane. - Jonas Mekas, Village Voice, 1964 I have constantly found a remarkable belief that in what is currently called the "underground" film, the primary concern is with sex. The problem is that sexu• ality has long been a...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... accomplishment is less difficult but the size and kind of audience sacrificed to the choice of publishing location is considerable. For a time in the eighties, the Village Voice offered me an ideal situa• tion: a venue with a broad readership open to contributions that would contest the usual...
Book Chapter

By B. Ruby Rich
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
...) This article owes its existence in part to the encouragement and fantastic editing of Karen Durbin, my Village Voice editor. In addition, the article benefited from extended conversations with Fina Bathrick, Lillian Jimenez, and Sande Zeig. See, for example, Irene Diamond, ed...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
...- ture. Specifically, the details of Nido’s tragedy reminded me of the story “Tirich” by the Hindi writer Uday Prakash.11 It is a story I have wished everyone to read, to be filled with the same dread I was when I first encountered it: a boy in a village tells the story of his father’s death after...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... pages of Blle and Mirabella, the women's magazines, to newspapers like the Village Voice or the San Francisco Bay Guardian, and the film magazine, Sight and Sound, my favorite venue in the early nineties for serious pieces to argue ideas, albeit without foot• notes. I write for the gay and...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... the ruling class: chapter 7 • 70 • “Why are we going to this place in the middle of nowhere, Ashoky?” Her voice, breaking the silence at last. “It’s my ancestral village, Pinky. Wouldn’t you like to see it? I was born there—­but...