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Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
Published: 09 August 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382652-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8265-2
Published: 01 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009320-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0932-0
... (blacked out, sedated, asleep). The sociologist Ben Highmore describes one of the more harmless instances: I tell myself that I will use my time more productively, that I will start a new fitness routine, I will use my eve nings to pursue new hobbies, but old routines hang on insistently and I find myself...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-087
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
..., the South Sea Islands, and Latin America. He is one of the founders of Pentecostalism in Australia and New Zealand due to his 1920s campaigns. mexican-american account of azusa street (Fire on Azusa Street, 1980, 1–12, 40) When I was fast asleep, my mother came into my dark bedroom after...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... It Was Reefer And best of all, it was reefer that was going to get us out of the proj ects and into a nice house. One night when we were asleep, someone broke into our apartment and stole all the reefer from the kitchen cabinet. That was the final straw. For the first time, my mother was truly afraid. What...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... are to enjoy the benefits of his labor. But I know he will not grudge, but will be pleased with all that he has gone through. Fellow men and women, you who are asleep, open your eyes. This is the dawn of a new era. Are you dissatisfied with your positions? I am sure I am and was long, long ago, when...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... on earth. In the beginning, he gave forth bright- ness only in the space around his own dwelling. The rest of the country remained very cloudy, as it looks now when the Sun is behind thick clouds. The sky was dark and black. The shining came from one of the Sun’s arm- pits, as he lay asleep with his...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-086
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... as I tried not to smile while pretending to still be asleep. I saw my mom s face as she real- ized I was awake. It was me taking those pictures with my mom that day, taking her to lunch, telling her I loved her at least five times. I could see my mom s ap- preciation as I said she was beautiful. 184 I...
Published: 01 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009320-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0932-0
... while si mul ta neously vomiting out of a win dow.1 Then there s Audrie Pott a high school sophomore who got drunk at a party, fell asleep, and woke to find herself partially undressed with drawings on her body. Photos of Pott became the talk of the school, and she killed herself the following week...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007241-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0724-1
.... And then there are the in- between dreams. Neither hopeful nor night- marish, but nonetheless curious. You want to see and hear more, but you have a reticence. Will it turn nightmarish? Will it just be boring? Is it worth stay- Introduction THE ADVENTURES OF MISS B. AND ME 2 Introduction ing asleep for? You won t be too...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-082
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... focus mostly on my grand daughter. She falls asleep in her mother s arms, and I stare, a soothing calm washing over me. My grandbaby. When they leave, I feel elated to have seen them. Then I am sad. There s a perpetual melancholy here, and there s nothing to be done for it. I ve tried every thing: I ve...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-079
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... on my chest until he fell asleep. I remember spoiling him as a little boy so he could enjoy life like I never could. Never would he have to wait for the monthly food stamp check to have decent food to eat. Not my son. He would have better. 170 Time Lost Also, contrary to my abusive actions, I was still...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-092
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... makes her way through the oceans unknown. Imagining the ways of the rainbow on a faraway island. Dress handsomely. Dress in rags. Asleep with a scowl. Awake with a happy heart. Grinning. Flying a kite in the early morning. Banging the drum to a stiff konpa2 beat. Dancing with no inhibitions. Celebrate...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-086
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... is one of the founders of Pentecostalism in Australia and New Zealand due to his 1920s campaigns. mexican-american account of azusa street (Fire on Azusa Street, 1980, 1–12, 40) When I was fast asleep, my mother came into my dark bedroom after a ser- vice at the Azusa Street Mission...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-081
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... asleep in his camp in the Paron forest. Captured by the British and taken to Sipri. Tried by a military court and executed on the gallows on April 18, 1859. Tula Ram, Rao: Resident of Rewari, Distt. Gurgaon, Haryana; Chieftan of Rewari and successor to the jagir of his grand-father, Rao Tej Singh; Played...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-093
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... was hushed and almost noiseless; most men were in their rooms, asleep, reading, or just staring at the walls, so Little Red had the dayroom and the phone basically all to himself. Hey, Sis! his voice thundered through the air space and bounced of the walls of the block. He d gotten through! Made...
Published: 23 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021544-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2154-4
... an interest in the dogs. This happens a lot; they seem exotic to p­ eople, relatively rare. As we watched Biko and Maji enact their strange dance of awe before the equine g­ iant and began to talk about our companions, the policeman explained that his ­horse, if standing still and unmounted, would fall asleep...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-068
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... falling asleep the diary of Virginia Woolf. The last passage I marked was from an entry made on Wednesday, July 13, 1932: I ve been sleeping over a promising novel. That s the way to write. I m ruminating, as usual, how to improve my lot; and shall begin by walking, alone, in Regent s Park this after...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-034
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
..., and salute him. I was frightened and wept a little, but soon comforted myself, because I was fond of sailing in the boat. The other slaves screamed loud, and would neither eat nor drink. I however soon fell asleep. When I awoke I saw a large ship before me. I was not a little astonished to see...