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Series: The Cultures and Practice of Violence
Published: 25 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389293
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8929-3
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 23 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384311-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8431-1
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 15 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002666-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0266-6
...five Cannibal Mirrors Nineteenth- century Gabonese communities did not eat the flesh of human beings. Nor did they perform cannibalism as religious practice or revenge over the body of dead enemies.1 Nevertheless, colonialists constructed can- nibalism as central to the natives instincts...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 23 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394884-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9488-4
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398516-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9851-6
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398516-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9851-6
Published: 18 September 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382225-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8222-5
Published: 10 November 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372455-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7245-5
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021339-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2133-9
...Filipe Maia 8 Alter- Carnation Notes on Cannibalism and Coloniality in the Brazilian Context And I found myself far from you . . . and heard as it were your voice from on high: I am the food of the fully grown; grow and you will feed on me. And you will not change me into you like the food your...
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398516
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9851-6
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398516-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9851-6
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 14 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002598-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0259-8
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012481-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1248-1
.... In this text I engage with this work to expand on a specific topic raised recently but not yet engaged with extensively, in relation to new creative works of simi- lar nature: of anthropophagy/cannibalism. In several such works made by self- identified mothers, the maternal body and its products are ofered...
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-058
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... admiral marked them on his chart. . . . That same day we left from there and came to a large island that was populated by cannibals, who ran into the mountains as soon as they saw us, abandoning their houses to us. We landed on this island and stayed about six days. . . . To this island the lord admiral...
Book Chapter

By Florence Bernault
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 15 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002666-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0266-6
... hinted of cannibalism in the realm of family dining. What the maddened spouse had seen was not only the proof of her husband s foul deed but, nestled deep in the house hold provi- sions, evidence that her family s prosperity rested on a horrible crime. In the hypermodern space of the freezer, the labor...
Book Chapter

By Florence Bernault
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 15 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002666-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0266-6
... not necessarily share them. Cannibalism, for instance, was a congruent imaginary among the French and the Gabonese, but both groups had diff er ent ways of expressing it: colonialists dreamed of abject, self- devouring black man- eaters, and Af- ricans dreaded the attacks of wild witches tearing the flesh...
Book Chapter

By Florence Bernault
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 15 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002666-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0266-6
...; Chris tian ity and, 189; eating and, 189 92; high dignitaries of, 1, 70; lit er a ture on, 27 cannibalism: anthropophagy distinguished from, 269n29; archaic father and, 157 64; carnal fetishism and, 97, 101; co- lonialism and, 1, 138 41, 144 45, 148 67, 243n9, 268nn15 16, 268n21, 270n40, 271n41, 271nn45...
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021339-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2133-9
... of cannibalism is acknowledged? How might how can it be redressed? And what if one is that other who has been de- voured? What continuing life in death remains for the colonized? Even to ask these questions requires first that we understand what Freud, in Totem and Taboo, shows about the place of cannibalism...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007555-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0755-5
... mucca è pazza e un po cannibal (The cow is mad and a little cannibal). He commented upon the recent declara- tion by the British government that a series of cases of Creutzfeldt- Jakob disease, particularly among young people, was linked to the consumption of meat coming from cows infected...