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Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374015-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
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By Ann Snitow
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... civil rights movement Occupy suffrage activists lost women founders generational feminism ...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... This chapter discusses terror, hope, and changing identities as they are reshaped by the changing physical, economic, and political geography of the coastal Carolinas, and as they organized and reorganized electoral struggles in the early years of the civil rights movements. swamps...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
..., accept forgetting. Nothing is more galvanizing than trying to learn from a next generation how they shape a life in politics now, and nothing more urgent than trying to join them as they struggle to Occupy our changing world. civil rights movement Occupy suffrage activists lost women founders...
Series: Spin Offs
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375807-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... Soul! was a product of the 1960s when the liberal state, in the wake of Martin Luther King’s assassination, conceived of television as a tool of recognizing and managing the social and political discontent of African Americans. And yet it could not have existed without the civil rights movement...
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By Susan E. Cahan
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 15 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374893-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7489-3
... The introduction sets the stage for understanding artists’ demands for cultural equity in the late 1960s and early ’70s. A brief survey of the supports and venues for African American art prior to the civil rights movement is followed by a description of changes and key gains that occurred...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... the story of organizing the civil rights movement in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the choices that had to be made in developing an ethic of protest. It is a story of street protests, boycotts, and confrontation with the state troopers and the local Ku Klux Klan, but is also the story of intense debate...
Book Chapter

By Gerald M. Sider
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
...Stories This chapter discusses terror, hope, and changing identities as they are reshaped by the changing physical, economic, and political geography of the coastal Carolinas, and as they organized and reorganized electoral struggles in the early years of the civil rights movements...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
..., but the time had come to shed the security blanket of the sanitized protests of Connecticut to join the struggle in the Deep South. This chapter tells the story of organizing the civil rights movement in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the choices that had to be made in developing an ethic of protest. It is a story...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373230-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7323-0
... the enslaved and the colonized in the form of uprisings, revolts, decolonization, civil rights movements, and antiapartheid struggles. Third, twenty-first-century neoliberalism has globalized financial capital, increased partitioning and zoning, and seen the rise of electronic and digital technologies...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... experienced when she returned in the early 1960s, and the civil rights work and movement colleagues Rosemarie joined in the South. Starkville Georgia Great Migration Albany Movement lynching southern cultural traditions ...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... of that binary. The chapter argues that this administrative violence is the most widespread harm facing trans people, but is not addressed by a civil rights strategy. This generates a different way to think about the relationship between law reform and social movement demands for relief from conditions...
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
...), but I also, finally, accept forgetting. Nothing is more galvanizing than trying to learn from a next generation how they shape a life in politics now, and nothing more urgent than trying to join them as they struggle to Occupy our changing world. civil rights movement Occupy suffrage activists...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay argues that critical ethnic studies and identity politics must be seen against the backdrop of the “seismic shift” constituted by the decolonization of world culture. Central twentieth-century events—World War II, the Jewish Holocaust, Third Worldist anticolonialism, the civil rights...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... chapters. subjection individual rights Critical Race Theory oppression racism transgender civil rights ...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... reaction. extractivism mining conflicts referendum farmer communities Peru This chapter critically examines the strategies and achievements of Afro-Colombian social movements from the late 1980s to 2000. Informed by Gramsci’s insights about the relationship between the state and civil...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
...Mapping Movement Fields This chapter deals with the issue of autonomy and interdependency in the Brazilian associative tradition. Its point of departure is the debate on civil society autonomy as it was set up during the 1980s. The discussion moves beyond this debate by placing...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373438-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
... to include. Thus the Haitian slaves answered the call of the French revolution’s Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen even though it was never intended for them. The leaders of the anticolonial movements similarly responded to a call for self-determination put out by Wilson but he was manifestly...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... the heavily lauded civil rights “victories” emerging from courts and legislatures. The conclusion provides a view of what a trans politics whose demands—such as prison and border abolition, an end to poverty, and meaningful collective self-determination—far exceed what can be achieved through lawsuits...
Series: Public Planet Books
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375135-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7513-5
... Turkish candidacy and Muslim migrants become agenda-setting issues for European publics. The resentment against Islamic difference in Europe encourages xenophobic politics and the rise of neopopulist movements and endangers the very foundations of the European project. Euroskepticism and Islamophobia fuel...