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Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375302-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7530-2
... of digital epidermalization by focusing on branding and the role of prototypical whiteness in the development of contemporary biometric information technology, such as fingerprint data, retina scans, and facial recognition. The chapter concludes with a discussion of the branding of blackness in contemporary...
Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386599-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8659-9
Published: 26 June 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
Published: 26 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395348-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
... was a defensively localist reaction to pressures and uncertainties introduced by a new phase of globalization. Giving close attention to the predicaments faced by black artists in such a context, including Yinka Shonibare, Steve McQueen, and Chris Ofili, as well as organizational initiatives such as the Institute...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373889-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7388-9
....” Subsequently the chapter considers Chester Himes’s discrepant engagement of America in the language of the hard-boiled tradition and the black absurd toward a reframing of noir. Textual analysis of Bill Duke’s Deep Cover (1992) examines the possibilities of genre function (noir) and the discursivity of race...
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375302-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7530-2
... Two videos shared on YouTube are discussed in the epilogue as a way to bring together the book’s key concerns around the question of what happens when blackness enters the frame. One video shows what happens when two people—one black and one white—test out a webcam’s automated facial tracking...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... Treva Ellison analyzes the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, the largest federal policing bill in U.S. history, to understand how the discursive production of black nonnormativity and gender nonconformity fits into the production of blackness as existing outside juridical...
Published: 30 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376491-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7649-1
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386803-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8680-3
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386803-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8680-3
Published: 28 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0900-9
... II. POLITICIZING BLACKNESS CH.6 REFASHIONING PO LITI CAL CARTOONS / COMICS OF JACKIE ORMES, 1938 1958 Kelly Jo Fulkerson- Dikuua Who will revere the black woman? . . . Who will glorify and proclaim her beautiful image? · abbey lincoln, Who Will Revere In a 1955 single- panel comic run...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009009-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0900-9
...CH.8 STYLING AND PROFILING / BALLERS, BLACKNESS, AND THE SARTORIAL POLITICS OF THE NBA David J. Leonard Each year, with the arrival of the National Basketball Associa- tion (nba) playoffs, comes a heightened level of scrutiny for the players shot se lection, defensive effort, and sartorial choices...
Published: 28 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0900-9
... III. OWNING BLACKNESS CH.10 THE SUBALTERN IS SIGNIFYIN(G) / BLACK TWITTER AS A SITE OF RE SIS TANCE Sheneese Thompson @Deray: Twitter is home. Facebook is grandma s house. Snapchat is your best friend s house. Tumblr is the lunch room. Instagram is 24/7 prom. · Tweeted by the user on November 8...
Published: 28 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0900-9
... IV. LOVING BLACKNESS CH.15 THE BOOTY DON T LIE / PLEA SURE, AGENCY, AND RE SIS TANCE IN BLACK POPU LAR DANCE Takiyah Nur Amin And the booty will always tell the truth of a given situation. You can always tell what a community or a person truly believes by studying the actions of their booties...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009252-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0925-2
... to meet up with former college roommates, but neither her mother nor 7 Affective Inequalities Childcare Workers and Elite Consumptions of Blackness 186 Chapter Seven her mother- in- law could stay with her kids. Other than for the occasional in- formal baby sitting that Maribel s Dominican maid provided...