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Published: 01 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9549-2
...From Biracial to Multiracial to Mixed-Race to Critical Mixed-Race Studies ...
Series: Power Play: Games, Politics, Culture
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059264-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9396-1
... Chapter 4 considers the Metal Gear Solid series (Konami, 1998–2015), which follows several covert agents as they infiltrate terrorist bases and active war zones. It analyzes the player character Solid Snake as half-Japanese and half-white, locating Snake’s biraciality in the context...
Series: Power Play: Games, Politics, Culture
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9396-1
... Metal Gear Solid biraciality Asian American studies new media Japanese game studies ...
Series: Power Play: Games, Politics, Culture
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9396-1
... the player character Solid Snake as half-Japanese and half-white, locating Snake’s biraciality in the context of Japanese racial formations. The chapter argues that Snake’s racialization premediates the games’ antiwar and antinuclear message in ways that absent Japan itself from the series’ overall critique...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027584-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... ascendancy of a biracial insurgent coalition, thereby thwarting the success of the Cuban independence project. The US occupation served as a means through which to reconstitute the former colonial polities and at the same time revive the very hierarchies of race that had sustained Spanish colonial governance...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024507-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2450-7
... the end of apartheid to define “Coloured” identity. Archival research shows that Indigenous Africans of Khoisan descent, biracial offspring of African and European encounters, immigrants from South Asia and East Asia, and English-speaking Blacks from the Caribbean, West Africa, and North America were all...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 10 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374923-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7492-3
... character of plaintiffs flummoxed the racial geography of the United States in the courts, as the plantiffs' mestizaje was illegible from the perspective of a biracial organization of the American polity. Court decisions repeatedly required Mexicans to renounce their indigenous and African heritage to enjoy...