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Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... 51 19 Badge of Honor It was maybe the first lesson I learned. Somebody put they hands on you, you hit they ass back. If they biger than you, get a bottle or stick or somethin My mother s boyfriend was in the navy. One night her voice woke me up. I could tell she was upset. I looked out...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391593-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9159-3
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-052
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
..., the Frenchman, the Hindoo, the Chinaman, speaks each the language of his country, and carries with him wherever he goes certain badges distinctive of his nationality. But the black man of Jamaica has no such marks of distinction. Not an English- man, he speaks, notwithstanding, the English tongue, and moves...
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By Jie Li
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 13 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012764-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1276-4
... of works on the Cultural Revolution.22 After the Tian anmen crackdown in 1989, the Cultural Revolu- tion museum idea fell into hibernation, only to be transformed several years later during the Mao fever of the early 1990s.23 Red collectors spoke of their trea sure troves of Mao badges, propaganda...
Published: 11 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394587-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9458-7
... metonymical movement. We can take the Mao badge,54 or other similar “secular iconic” objects, as examples to demonstrate the difficulties of such balances. Collected today as both a personal protecting charm and an item for capital appreciation, the Mao badge is doubly fetishized because it is both...
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By Rudolf Mrázek
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007364-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0736-4
... to matter more than in the camps. Ji í Bruml wrote for a magazine of and by the Jewish boys in Theresienstadt about the importance of hats and caps in the camp. Women s hats were not exactly the young Bruml s cup of tea, but about the male hats and caps he wrote as an expert, A high- peak cap with a badge...
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By Elizabeth Harney
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 02 November 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8605-6
...: The labels postblack and postethnic sound cool. But what they actually describe is a precarious balancing act. Ideally, they imply a condition of diversity in the widest sense, with minority artists right at the center of the art world all the time, no badge of identity required where they belong, side...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-113
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... organization. Gibberish! Biased jar- gon to lull suspicion. . . . He showed them his badge, with his picture. Trivial words, useless gestures. Already the agronomist no longer existed. The words flowed from his lips because it was necessary to talk, to know that he was still alive, to hold on to minutes...
Series: Stuart Hall: Selected Writings
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021223-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2122-3
... follows. Why should this be so? The Badge of Race In an article in Crisis of August 1911, we find Du Bois moving decisively towards writing, and I quote, of civilizations where we can now speak of races, adding that even the physical characteristics including skin color are to no small ex­ tent...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013105-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9170-7
... mission was executed in several ways. The entire school met for prayers at 6 am and 6 pm, and each morning s work began with scripture. A short prayer preceded each class. Aside from prayers and scripture, the school s Christian foundation was emblazoned on the school badge: a red Maltese cross.29...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... and Loathing in Modern Britain. London: Elliott and Thompson, 2017. Kirk- Greene, Anthony. Badge of Office?: Sport and His Excellency in the British Empire. International Journal of the History of Sport 6 (1989) 218 41. May, Allyson. The Fox- Hunting Controversy, 1781 2004: Class and Cru- elty. Farnham...
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By Laurence Coderre
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021612-190
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2161-2
... clocks and mirrors, respectively. Both succeed in conveying a sense of disorientation and unease through the strategic ar- rangement of very large numbers of objects. The clocks displayed in the Mu- seum of Red-­Era Badges, Alarm Clocks, and Seals (Hongse niandai zhang zhong yin chenlieguan), for example...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-061
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... in search of work and are being told by the foreign ruler to go back to a “home” which he has assigned them, whether that means the breakup of their families or not; at a time when the distinctive badge of slavery and humiliation, the “dom pass” The Pan Africanist...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... of anonymous readers, it was pointed out to me by one of them that bad- mouthing academic writing is as much a badge of belonging to the profes- sion of creative writer as jargon is a way to affiliate oneself with a discipline. That is a good point. Nevertheless, I found useful the specific bits...
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013075-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1307-5
... a souvenir, a col- lector s item for sale to the highest bidder, a badge of hope. 4 All of the above merits noting. But I want to focus here on something else: the sheer mundaneness of white supremacy in this rainbow feel- good production. In a video clearly populated with an eye to racial diversity to use...
Published: 02 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... of why our family tree was falling in the forest. But if no one s there to listen: even the loudest screams fail to make a sound. 51 19 Badge of Honor It was maybe the first lesson I learned. Somebody put they hands on you, you hit they ass back. If they biger than you, get a bottle or stick...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... circles in those days, a knowledge of European films was as necessary a badge of sophistication as the ability to quote Jean-Paul Sartre, Thomas Pynchon, or Jack Kerouac. But where to see them? Not public television, that's for sure. Our English class was once trucked over to the headquarters...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012399-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1239-9
... neighbors asked him to intercede, and when he asked for the name and badge number of the psychopath (the most violent policeman), another uniformed maniac violently and with a torrent of insults threw me in the back of his patrol car #2448. The policeman soon thought better of arresting the nation s...
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By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... bottles filled with palm oil, five Kitawala badges or insignia, one bamboo wrapper containing three notebooks about Kitawala education with name lists, and Bakili’s work booklet with writing about Kitawala.16 Such was the context in which the Belgian sanitary agent had been having trouble...