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Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
...Rachel St. John Selling the Border Trading Land, Attracting Tourists, and Marketing American Consumption on the Baja California Border, 1900–1934 n 1920, the Sunset Inn, a Tijuana casino, launched an adver- Itising...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391265-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9126-5
... ERIC M. SCHANTZ BEHIND THE NOIR BORDER Tourism, the Vice Racket, and Power Relations in Baja California’s Border Zone, 1938–65 ne episode of the animated television comedy The Simpsons offers a Oclear...
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... Between Border Quarantine and the Texas-Mexico Border Race, Citizenship, and National Identities, 1920–1942 Margarito Pomposo and Juan Morales earned their place on the 1932 Mexican Olympic team. Pomposo won the right to run the marathon, Morales the right to represent Mexico in the 10,000...
Published: 17 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386513-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8651-3
...Chapter One order of Violence, Border of Desire: The French and the Island Caribs o speak of the Caribs poses a difficulty for students of colonialism Tin the region known also by that name. Although the term Carib is claimed today by the last descendants of...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... "National Security" and the Violation of Women Militarized Border Rape at the US-Mexico Border Sylvanna Falcon The US-Mexico border represents an uneasy "union" of the First and Third Worlds. Due to disparaging...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392712-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9271-2
... DIVIDED RANGES Trans-border Ranches and the Creation of National Space along the Western Mexico...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391661-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9166-1
... The Mob Strikes the Border Barons hese Sons of Satan—vice lords or princes of pleasure, depending on one’s Tinclinations—were on the run and headed for the border. California’s ardent redeemers dogged their heels, playing out their role in a zealous reform movement sweeping early...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391661-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9166-1
... 5 Border Babylon atrons of Agua Caliente were not wed only to the grand resort. Many of Pthem desired to experience Tijuana’s downtown tourist row, where a few casinos, cabarets, and restaurants offered enjoyments comparable to those...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391661-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9166-1
... 6 King of Border Vice arl H. Withington, known as Carlie, avoided publicity and did his dealing Cquietly under the table and behind the scenes. He was smart and tough- minded, and came to the international line at the age of forty with...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
...- man, courtesy Aultman Collection, a525, El Paso Public Library. Amy S. Greenberg Domesticating the Border Manifest Destiny and the ‘‘Comforts of Life’’ in the U.S.-Mexico Boundary Commission and Gadsden Purchase, 1848–1854...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
...Laura Isabel Serna Cinema on the U.S.-Mexico Border American Motion Pictures and Mexican Audiences, 1896–1930 n August 11, 1927, the Mexican national weekly México en ORotograbado referred to the opening of a movie theater...
Published: 18 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372660-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7266-0
... 6 Choucha beyond the Camp Challenging the Border of Migration Studies glenda garelli and martina tazzioli “Choucha does not exist anymore.” This is the laconic comment we kept hear- ing from the United Nations High...
Published: 18 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372660-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7266-0
... 8 Excessive Migration, Excessive Governance Border Entanglements in Greek EU-­rope maurice stierl The idea of migration as something excessive underlies many critical or autono- mist conceptions that have emerged...
Published: 16 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388661-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8866-1
... one Writing on the Border Culture is always an idea of the Other (even when I reassume it for myself ). —Fredric Jameson, “On Cultural Studies” Those who...
Published: 04 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388357-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8835-7
... two t southern fictions and the ‘‘race’’ of nations along the mexican border illiam Gilmore Simms uses his position as spokesperson and ad- W vocate for the antebellum South to...
Published: 28 February 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381334-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8133-4
...Constance D. Clark Foreign Marriage, ‘‘Tradition and the Politics of Border Crossings Zuo sanci hongniang keyi cheng xian (Do matchmaking three times and become an immortalmale manager of the Good Fortune Comes mar- riage introduction agency I can never get a Shenzhen residence...
Published: 13 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381259-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8125-9
... The Stakes of Textual Border-Crossing: Hualing Nieh’s Mulberry and Peach in Sinocentric, Asian American, and Feminist Critical Practices sau-ling c. wong In an era when, in Elaine H. Kim’s succinct formulation, ‘‘the lines be...
Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383383-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8338-3
... The Many Faces of Cosmo-polis: Border Thinking and Critical Cosmopolitanism Walter D. Mig nolo How shall cosmopolitanism be conceived in relation to globalization, capitalism, and modernity? The geopolitical imaginary nourished by the term and processes of globalization lays...
Published: 12 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389415-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8941-5
... 5 Martí’s Border Writing: Infiltrative Translation, Late Nineteenth-Century ‘‘Latinness and the Perils of Pan-Americanism With the preoccupation of a son, I have been following the events that...
Published: 04 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394129-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9412-9
... four North from Mexico Border Incident, Hold Back the Dawn, Secret beyond the Door, and Out of the Past Always the laborer, never the citizen.—Mark Reisler The previous chapter’s discussion of the Florida Keys as...