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Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389033-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8903-3
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-153
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... American identities. Indeed, he all but predicted Hamilton. MUSICAL FICTION AND CRITICISM BY THE GREATEST USED BOOKSTORE CLERK OF ALL TIME Jonathan Lethem, Fortress of Solitude, 2003 With its major characters named Dylan and Mingus, a middle section framed around fictitious liner notes, and an ending...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385844-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8584-4
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-297
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Series: Constitutional Conflicts
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396055-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9605-5
Series: The World Readers
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-106
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... of Negril, in far western Jamaica. The interviewees share the experience of rudeness from tourists which must be confronted by showing skin teeth, a patwa phrase that implies a false smile that hides frustration, hostility, or anger. The Front Desk Margaret Bristol has just come on duty as the clerk...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
... on his early involvement in collecting, as a clerk at a record store, beginning to collect jazz and avant-garde music, recalling in multiple anecdotes his adventures acquiring prized LPs. The piece ends with a comparison of several kinds of collector, from the “amassing” record buyer to the “connoisseur...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
... on his early involvement in collecting, as a clerk at a record store, beginning to collect jazz and avant-garde music, recalling in multiple anecdotes his adventures acquiring prized LPs. The piece ends with a comparison of several kinds of collector, from the “amassing” record buyer to the “connoisseur...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
.... And from the extensive employment of the class, to which the term was applied as a title, in the capacity of clerks in English o ces, the word has come often to signify a native clerk who writes English. 1781I said . . . From my youth to this day I am a servant to the English. I have never gone to any...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., recipient’s copy. On BSL letterhead. 1. George W. Tobias (b. 1888) was a native of Grenada who came to the United States in Sep- tember 1913 from the Panama Canal Zone, where he was employed as a clerk with the Isthmian Canal Commission. When he met Garvey in May 1918, he was a clerk in the shipping...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... Nassau, N.P. 3/8/20 Sir:— I forward herewith a Copy of “The Negro World” and Circulars of The Mercantile Association for your information. These were obtained from a Mr Albury who is a Clerk in The Treasury, and who obtains the “Negro World” in a plain envelope [through] the Post. He...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... prominent of them was Bonifacio Chuquimamani, said to be an Indian or cholo who had lived for many years in the city and worked as a clerk in the ecclesiastical court. The letters were written in a rough, uneven style. They were dismissed by Segurola as “confused expressions,” and historians have struggled...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-055
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... not know where it was) and I was to go down Harbor St to Ramsey s General Store and then down a square farther to Gardiner s Book Store and wait for him there. I went into Ramsey s (a good sized General Store). There were a good many people in there and a lot of clerks and a number of lady tourists...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 14 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013051-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1305-1
... on the one hand, and unnamed clerks on the other. As Theodore Huters argues, the best way to classify the new Baoyu, who emerges from his e­ arlier incarnation in Dream of the Red Chamber as the classical wenren, or literatus with a private sensibility untainted by pursuits of wealth and fame...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... Nassau, N.P. 3/8/20 Sir:— I forward herewith a Copy of “The Negro World” and Circulars of The Mercantile Association for your information. These were obtained from a Mr Albury who is a Clerk in The Treasury, and who obtains the “Negro World” in a plain envelope [through] the Post. He...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... abroad. After failing in school, Montgomery became a clerk and a bookkeeper for the Sheffield Register newspaper, which began to publish his poetry. He eventually bought this newspaper under the name the Sheffield Iris. Montgomery became notorious with the public for his book of hymns, which were...
Published: 20 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021490-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2149-0
... A. Interpreters Self-I­ nterpreted. The Autobiographies of Two Colonial Clerks. In Intermediaries, Interpreters, and Clerks: African Employees in the Making of C­ olonial Africa, edited by Benjamin N. Lawrence, Emily Lynn Osborn, and Rich- ard L. Roberts, 159 79. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2008...
Published: 22 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2137-7
..., Upland Cotton (1875) 160 Figure 3.17 W. E. B. Du Bois, Exhibit of the American Negroes at the Paris Exposition (1900) i L L u s t r at i o n s { xviii } 161 Figure 3.18 W. E. B. Du Bois, Government Clerks Have Received Appointment as Clerks in Civil Service Departments United States Government through...