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Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 20 September 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386094-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8609-4
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 26 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395775-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9577-5
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-076
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 14 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399704-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9970-4
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004387-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0438-7
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... of gender that undermined legal logic. These protests rarely resulted in courtroom victories, but they reached large audiences through the city press. As such they provided a counternarrative to cross-dressing law and carved out critical space to resist its normalizing effects. nineteenth-century San...
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375104-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7510-4
... in which local performance practices, usually in situations of dire extremity, call out to the diaspora, carving black space out of materials that, at first glance, should never allow it. Ebony Patterson Tivoli Gardens Incursion ...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375227-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
..., their communities, the village of Enayetpur, and its surrounding areas during an initial eight-month period of fieldwork in western Bangladesh. The contradictory subject positions of the war heroines show that they are trying to carve out their own definition of being a birangona . Also, the interplay between...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... that over the years they have become a religious community, not just an untouchable caste. Even though they continue to be listed among the officially recognized Hindu scheduled castes of Punjab (as Chamars, Ad Dharmis, or Ravi Dasis) and are often recognized as such by others, they have carved out a sense...
Published: 19 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375258-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7525-8
... on suffering and vengeance emphasizes the ways she reverts gender norms within reggaetón to carve a space for the figure of the reggaetón woman who has been demonized as hypersexual and deviant. In the process, Ivy Queen troubles many of the fundamental tenets of dominant discourses of racial democracy...
Published: 24 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373292-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... developed a complex reservoir of self-reflexive tactics that included artistic practices as well as a sharp humor. The late Seki enacted a media theory that made heavy use of the tools of popular culture itself: critical text, an “eraser print” illustration of a TV celebrity’s face based on a carving...
Book Chapter

By Nayanika Mookherjee
Published: 05 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
... positions of the war heroines show that they are trying to carve out their own definition of being a birangona . Also, the interplay between the local and national actors shows the conditions under which the experiences of the birangona are documented. This necessitates an exploration of the role...
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... community, not just an untouchable caste. Even though they continue to be listed among the officially recognized Hindu scheduled castes of Punjab (as Chamars, Ad Dharmis, or Ravi Dasis) and are often recognized as such by others, they have carved out a sense of religious identity for themselves. Despite its...
Published: 24 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... celebrity’s face based on a carving in the medium of the rubber eraser, and a short tagline included below the illustration. This chapter shows how these three elements worked together to offer an immanent critique of television, and examines Seki’s concern with the shape of the public sphere in a mediatized...