1-20 of 27 Search Results for

casement

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... of homosexual activities he recorded in what came to be called the Black Diaries. Let us start in the murky, illegible, confounding, bewildering terrain that Joseph Con- rad called darkness, in the time- space that T. S. Eliot called here, now, always, and in the baffling diary entries of Roger Casement...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... off by the sentry she refused. A standoff between a deranged rubber agent and a chief who gifted him a sick woman opens venereal and nervous dimensions. Three sources enable. Roger Casement’s report is reread for sounds and silence; nervous laughter emerges. A Belgian investigator’s diary is read...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
Book Chapter

By Jack Halberstam
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... For Roger Casement s diaries, see Jeffrey Dudgeon, Roger Casement: The Black Dia- ries with a Study of His Background, Sexuality and Irish Political Life (Belfast: Belfast Press, 2002). 7 Conrad, Heart of Darkness, 18. 8 David M. Halperin, One Hundred Years of Homosexuality and Other Essays on Greek Love...
Book Chapter

By Jack Halberstam
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
...: dangerous and wild genius and, 107; Hartman s waywardness and, 27; Hughes on, 105; hypervisibility and, 49; Lincoln and Roach s Prayer/ Protest/Peace and sound of Black pain and protest, 72; proximity between wildness and, 178; Snorton on, 25, 39; taken over in Peele s Get Out, 118 Black Diaries (Casement...
Book Chapter

By Jack Halberstam
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... in American Indian Literature 16, no. 2 (2004): 50 64. Dudgeon, Jeffrey. Roger Casement: The Black Diaries with a Study of His Background, Sexuality and Irish Political Life. Belfast: Belfast Press, 2002. Duncan, Isadora. Isadora Speaks: Writings and Speeches of Isadora Duncan. Edited by Franklin Rosemont...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... 245. See also mutilation Dangeureux Boelaert, Edmond, 48–49, 116–22, 127, 130, Caruth, Cathy, 28 132, 136, 137, 141, 149, 231, 243, 292n10 Casement, Roger, 3, 30, 43, 245; Congo Boenga, Jean, 53 report, 32–34, 35, 47, 48, 59; on copal, Bofola, Albert (chief...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
...; “northern Equateur” or Congo-Ubangi rarely are considered in A Nervous State. 10. This is the same extraordinary Irish Roger Casement who exposed exploitation in Congo, Putumayo, and Ireland before being executed for treason in 1916; see Séamus Síocháin, Roger Casement; and Colm Tóibín, “A Man...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... Casement,10 the relentless British publicist E. D. Morel, scores of evangelicals, and some prominent public figures like the nov- elist Mark Twain. As spectacular violence congealed as event, the process included—in Jo- seph Conrad’s brilliant words “fascination” before “abomination.” Congo’s vio...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... given the genocidal missions to come. Indeed, we could say that The Rite of Spring provides a soundtrack for modern expressions of colonial vio- lence, for the responses to wildness expressed by Conrad in Heart of Darkness and by Roger Casement in his Black Diaries. The colonial violence enacted...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... with those of war and safety. Aggressive, caustic sexualities were part of the fallout of violent and less violent labor regimes in colonial Congo. While contemporary critics pointed to widespread death in Leopold’s Congo, a few suggested reproductive con- sequences. Casement found the frightened...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
..., and casement win dows, and Jeremiah was already doing more and more bush carpentry to make ends meet. As for Mary, she feared that their fortunes would fall, and they would lose both their house and their social standing, backsliding into the pit of poverty that she remembered so well from her years in Ire...
Book Chapter

By Kristina M. Lyons
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009207-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
...: Colombian Activists from Putumayo to Washington, DC. American Ethnologist 40, no. 1: 55 70. Tate, Winifred. 2015. Drugs, Thugs, and Diplomats: U.S. Policymaking in Colombia. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. Taussig, Michael. 1984. Culture of Terror, Space of Death: Roger Casement s Putu- mayo...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
Book Chapter

By Karen Strassler
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005544-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0554-4
... Influence: Selected Papers, edited by Terry N. Clark, 277 94. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1969. Tarlo, Emma. Unsettling Memories: Narratives of India s Emergency. Berkeley: Uni- versity of California Press, 2003. Taussig, Michael. Culture of Terror, Space of Death: Roger Casement s Putumayo...
Book Chapter

By Saiba Varma
Published: 02 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012511-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1251-1
... Humanosphere and Vernacular Democracy in Rural Orissa, India. Kyoto Working Papers on Area Studies no. 44, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, 2009. Taussig, Michael. Culture of Terror, Space of Death: Roger Casement s Putumayo Report and the Explanation of Torture. Comparative Studies...
Book Chapter

By Rudolf Mrázek
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007364-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0736-4
..., wrote, Thus at least I see it Theresienstadt a square kilo meter alone in the world.48 Dr. Adolf Metz, an ex- internee of Theresienstadt, recalled after the war, The town had eight great military barracks with a large number of casements and under ground corridors, and eight hundred small houses...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... by legume trees in marshes, copal became a major collect- able product (see figure 2.3).46 When Roger Casement journeyed and inves- tigated in 1903, copal seemed almost as sinister as rubber, and also served as taxation in kind. He observed people “engrossed,” “chipping and preparing the gum-copal...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012610-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1261-0
... empires. Consider Toussaint- Louverture negotiating with agents of the British Empire who ofered to support the strug gle in Theoretical Introduction 17 Saint- Domingue against the French Empire. Or Roger Casement negotiat- ing with agents of the German Empire to win Irish in de pen dence from the British...