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By E. Patrick Johnson
Published: 16 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... Washington D.C. riots black political economy urban history black radicalism black sexual subjectivity ...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... point for new histories of blackness as manifested within “black politics,” “black activism,” and “black radicalism.” Washington D.C. riots black political economy urban history black radicalism black sexual subjectivity ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024507-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2450-7
..., and their development of the African Orthodox Church, a denomination associated with Black nationalism. McGuire and Morgan, as with many other West Indian clergy, fled the collapsing economy of the British Caribbean with their parishioners, traveling through circum-Caribbean and settling in the United States...
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By Marc D. Perry
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374954-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7495-4
..., or modes of black self-fashioning, among Havana-area hip hop artists as they navigate the racialized-classed workings of Cuba’s evolving market economy while articulating a politics of antiracism through music and everyday social practice against a nonracial Cuban status quo. The introduction also provides...
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027249-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
... space for Black life in a market economy dependent on the uneven devaluation of people and place, through an alternatively collaborative and critical relationship with state agencies. The vision of a “new Hunters Point” stems from a branch of the blues epistemology Clyde Woods identified...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374305-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... economies while leaders struggled to consolidate a regime without slavery and with limited exports in a world that saw Haiti and its example as pernicious. Family autonomies and liberating visions fueled political instabilities in the face of authoritarian attempts to set state powers—all on part...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027584-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... realignments of social coalitions and political alliances, plunging the island into a crisis from which it would never recover. Spanish military operations wrought havoc on the economy, visited calamity on Spanish soldiers, and laid waste to communities of noncombatants. The prospects of a successful...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter investigates the successive and severe setbacks to black working people’s progress between the late 1840s and mid-1850s. The Sugar Duties Act of 1846 that gradually eliminated protection for British Caribbean sugar in the English market depressed sugar prices and precipitated...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
.... Through examining Carolina Caycedo’s video documentary of a perreo dancing marathon in Rincón, Puerto Rico, and ethnographic data from a Latina/o queer dance club in Phoenix, Arizona, Rivera-Servera argues that the black aesthetics of reggaetón enabled queer dance practices that exceeded...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373414-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7341-4
... to provide context for its content—which has prompted scholarly criticisms about its usefulness for activism—can sometimes be politically liberating. However, the centrality of spectacle to success in YouTube’s “attention economy” means that the deaths streaming on the site generate interest from the way...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
..., faced rejection and criminalization by the central government. The author argues that it is not the type of action, but the insistence on the possibility of organizing life, economy, the state, and politics in an alternative way to historical extractivism that inspires this aggressive government...
Published: 27 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
... activists worked to make space for Black life in a market economy dependent on the uneven devaluation of people and place, through an alternatively collaborative and critical relationship with state agencies. The vision of a “new Hunters Point” stems from a branch of the blues epistemology Clyde Woods...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... illuminating broader transnational fields—and potential limitations—of identity, music making, and liberatory envisioned political futures. global pop black music Latin American music black cultural studies identity politics In this essay, Luker examines the 2009 UNESCO declaration...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 08 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386308-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8630-8
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 08 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386308-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8630-8
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... the contradictions that followed as once-enslaved peoples worked to build families and household economies while leaders struggled to consolidate a regime without slavery and with limited exports in a world that saw Haiti and its example as pernicious. Family autonomies and liberating visions fueled political...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
.... state civil society popular associations interdependency This chapter formulates a mapping of the field of Black politics in contemporary Afro-Latin America, focusing in the period from the 1980s until the present. It especially maps the heterogeneous field of Afro-Latin American politics...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... early European efforts at televised mass education through the development of specialized programming clustered around politics, taste, science, and family. It lingers on the close analysis of the popular Hungarian series Family Circle , a program that developed an effective and successful formula...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 15 August 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2454-5
...Media Frames This chapter analyzes the author's dramatic story of pitching an article investigating the media coverage and complex politics of a highly publicized legal case in Michigan against a physician for performing female genital cutting (FGC). The case coincided with the introduction...
Published: 30 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2719-5
... Blackness indigeneity empire Through ethnography, Lionel Cantú explores the ways sexuality has impacted the experience of immigrant men. He sheds light on how traditional family and chosen family relationships shape and influence migration. Cantú argues for the centrality of a queer political...