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Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-039
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-053
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... withby new the armed burden.Pan Africanist force, Protest resulting Congress against in thethe in ­ville Massacre and the banning of all the liberation movements. We,wewiththinking speak theus. Butwomen ofon us. allbehalf Theirover of South ofthe hearts hundreds country, Africa, are...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... decade, culminating in the march on Pretoria in 1956. Preamble: We, the women of South Africa, wives and mothers, working women and housewives, African, Indians, European and Coloured, hereby declare our aim of striving for the removal of all laws, regulations, conven- tions and customs that...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373117-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7311-7
... 2 Listening to Africa in the City, in the Laboratory, and on Rec­ord ­These experiments also indicate descriptively the existence of an auditory space-­level; for when the noise of a metronome stroke occurs, it enters into a thus far empty, yet phenom- enally existing, auditory...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373117-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7311-7
... 3 Embodying Africa against Racial Oppression, Ignorance, and Colonialism It seemed that Africa was a never-­never land and that when they pictured my childhood on the edge of the jungle, they saw me as they did when they viewed one of the films in which I have acted. They knew...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373117-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7311-7
... 5 Desiring Africa, or Western Civilization’s Discontents Black rhythm vitalizes, rejuvenates, liberates the primitive that we carry inside, makes one forget, returns a bit of savage happiness. Anguish—­existentialistreceives black...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376392-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7639-2
... FOUR Ruling Africa Science as Sovereignty in the German Colonial Empire and Its Aftermath Andrew Zimmerman The European partition of Africa, given formal sanction at the Berlin West Africa...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376392-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7639-2
... FIVE Who Is Master in the Colony? Propriety, Honor, and Manliness in German East Africa Heike I. Schmidt At the end of August 1915, the magistrate court in Dar es Salaam declined to investigate the charge against a German...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374138-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7413-8
... Introduction Citing/Siting Africa in the Indian Postcolonial Imagination Race was much more than just a tool of Empire: it was (in the Kantian sense) one of the foundational categories of thought that made other perceptions possible.  From Ghosh...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... This chapter describes the author’s transformation from consummate activist to the lead American diplomat in South Africa. It had been a long journey for Nelson Mandela, who went from prison to president, but it was no small step for Joseph, who went from anti-apartheid “trouble maker,” once...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... The calls for capitalism with an ethic were nowhere more pronounced or more passionate than in the 1970s debate about economic disengagement from South Africa. It was surprising to many that a black executive at a large Fortune 500 company was taking the “divestment” side of the debate rather...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... This chapter describes the author’s transformation from consummate activist to the lead American diplomat in South Africa. It had been a long journey for Nelson Mandela, who went from prison to president, but it was no small step for Joseph, who went from anti-apartheid “trouble maker,” once...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... Like Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton was a master at presidential diplomacy. This chapter is a chronicle of his March 1998 visit to South Africa and the many ways in which he charmed critics and made new friends for the United States, opening doors for U.S. business and developing allies for the...
Published: 04 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391760-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9176-0
... chapter three Africa on the Body The word [diaspora] comes closely associated with the idea of sow- ing seed. This etymological inheritance is a disputed legacy and a mixed blessing. It demands that we attempt to evaluate the signifi- cance of the scattering...
Published: 04 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391760-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9176-0
... chapter four Africa in the Soul When identity refers to an indelible mark or code somehow written into the bodies of its carriers, otherness can only be a threat. Identity is latent destiny. Seen or unseen, on the surface of the body or buried deep in...
Published: 04 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391760-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9176-0
... chapter five Milking Mama Africa This business of black mammies breastfeeding you Has filled your bottle to the brim Go nurse somewhere else! —Riachão, ‘‘Cada macaco no seu galho’’ Akin to other members of...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389996-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8999-6
... 3 Indo-European Communication Markets and the Scrambling of Africa: Communication and Empire in the ‘‘Age of Disorder’’ The Indo-European market was opened in the mid-1860s by a consortium of state and privately owned...
Published: 28 June 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391630-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9163-0
... chapter 5 ¡ India in South Africa Counter-genealogies for a Subaltern Sociology? In July 2001, I and some colleagues at the University of Texas–Austin, received an invitation from a member of the Hindu...
Published: 18 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372660-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7266-0
... 5 Eu ope­r Confronted by Its Expelled Mi ­grants The Politics of Expelled Mi­grants’ Associations in Africa clara lecadet The Specter of Eu­rope In a crowded conference room in the center of Bamako...