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Published: 14 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389057-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8905-7
... VICTORIA SANFORD 10 Breaking the Reign of Silence Ethnography of a Clandestine Cemetery Perhaps all one can really hope for, all I am entitled to, is no more than this: to write it down. To report what I know. So that it will not...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-099
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
... The Cemetery Next to Contentnea Births and deaths were at home. Farm wives bore children in double beds, whose mattresses remembered their conceptions—birth stains and death stains never entirely washed from pads and quilts. And though farm...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
Published: 27 February 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380603-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8060-3
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... military regimes in the 1960s. He also dedicated a chapter of his dark book to the grim destiny of mineworkers. In his account, the highland mining camps were cemeteries full of men who aged and died prematurely, whose bodies were poisoned, and whose labor enriched New York and London more than it did...
Published: 09 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384298-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8429-8
...chapter 3 Freeing the Virtuous Individual The cemetery battles that shook the Spanish Empire in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries reveal the extent to which the enlightened defined themselves as a cohesive group with a social mission. Their ad...
... in Cemetery III in Iquique. 192 13. The niche tomb of Patricio Rojas Ramírez in Iquique’s Cemetery I. 192 MAPS 1. Regional map of Tarapacá (Region I). 23 2. Nitrate-era northern production sites. 87 3. Nitrate-era southern production sites. 88 4. Iquique, Chile, circa 1920. 144 5...
Published: 09 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384298-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8429-8
... attention on the afterlife without the dead’s constant presence to remind them of their own mortality? Not surprisingly, the 1790 construction of a suburban cemetery in Veracruz provoked impassioned encounters be- tween those with church burial rights and the city’s procemetery faction. The...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... family scenes and readings of other memoirs concerning race and identity. The discovery in a small, old community graveyard of the tombstones of grandparents and great-grandparents is juxtaposed with a visit to a more recent black cemetery—the races still divided in death—where recent losses are...
Book Chapter

By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... They keep working, writing sporadically. Hettie’s first book wins the Notable Book Award. In 1974 she publishes a lauded book, in 1976 another, but money is tight. Helene becomes aide in nursing home, then works restoring Gloucester’s cemeteries. Hettie, protecting her children, uses third...
Published: 30 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385073-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8507-3
.... Bannister quiet and solitude, feeling comfort and ease in these Hiram Rhoades Revels stilled cemetery spaces. They even became a necessary interlude—an intervention of sorts for the personal 1906 interviews that I conducted for this project, interviews Paul Laurence Dunbar that were challenging for an...
Published: 09 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384298-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8429-8
...chapter 8 The Heir Apparent In New Spain, the scientific method that accompanied the new piety grew up to rebel in ways the enlightened clergy could never have anticipated. Indeed, as we saw with Lizardi and Mora, zealous cemetery proponents like Laso...
Published: 02 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392248-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9224-8
...- lyze how parks fit into the discourse of social control, order, and reform. Chapter 7 focuses on the campaign for urban parks, the link between parks and public health, and the role of cemeteries as models for urban park...
Published: 09 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384298-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8429-8
..., but possible moral depravity. Concurring with his counterparts in Spain and Mexico City, Puebla’s Bishop Biempico y Sotomayor satirized Veracruz’s cemetery oppo- Portions of this chapter appeared in William H. Beezley and Linda A. Curcio-Nagy, ed., Latin American Popular Culture: An...
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By Scott Trafton
Published: 29 October 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8631-5
... ‘‘The Tombs New York City Halls of Justice and House of Detention, John Haviland, architect, 1835–38 150 Entrance gate to Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn., ca. 1890, George R...
Published: 23 March 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
... Wickramasinghe” by Bevis Bawa  357 Ritual implements of Muslim asceticism  436 xiv  List of Illustrations The Fez, 1970  442 “Graves” from set of LTTE Cemetery  546 Women Pounding Rice by George Keyt  575 Woman with Flower by George Keyt  575 Kacha and Devayani by George Keyt  576 The ’43 Group by Aubrey...
Published: 22 June 2010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9260-6
... Singerman  97 10. Algarrobos Cemetery, Colonia Mauricio  109 11. A dance in Colonia Avigdor, 1938  131 12. Fenia Chertkoff  155 13. A recreo infantil (after-school center)  158 14. Victoria Gucovsky  160 15. Isa Kremer  188 16. Relatives of political prisoners in Villa Devoto prison, 1941  194 17...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
.... Forrest, Longstreet, Pickett of Cemetery Ridge. A stony Grant, rigidly on horseback, photographed, faces The stovepipe height of Lincoln in rumple-leg dignity: One figure equal in dimension to his legitimate theater. The luminous eye of Lee is gone, with jaw...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-078
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
..., everything I’ve done all icy, stiff. 1949 Note 1. Jakarta’s largest cemetery. ...
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
... the evliya (saint) buried there.1 It is the oldest Mus- lim cemetery in Istanbul. The tomb of Eyüb Sultan is at the center of the cemetery, and it is surrounded by mosques, tombs, and graves, which over the cen- turies have...