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Series: The Cultures and Practice of Violence
Published: 26 February 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392033-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9203-3
Published: 01 March 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004325-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0432-5
Book Chapter

By Joseph R. Winters
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... Richard Rorty American exceptionalism collective violence acceptable loss displacement of violence ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... when attached to collective images of the nation, justify various forms of violence and erasure. On other hand, the postracial signifies the ways racial striving and loss are mediated and informed by other subject positions and identities, including gender, class, and citizenship. In this chapter, I...
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027782-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2778-2
... Chapter 1, “Witnessing Violence,” examines the nonhuman witnessing of the violence of increasingly autonomous warfare as it is mediated through technology, bodies, and environments. Its title references both the witnessing of violence and the violence that can be done by witnessing. The chapter...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 09 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375753-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7575-3
... understanding of the leviathan as a moving body-politic, the chapter analyzes movement as a collective political undertaking. Movement appears as the material substance of political life, action, and association, through which violence, resistance, and political freedom are tied. One of the concrete...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375005-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7500-5
... the mental health system in the United States and how it has been largely relegated to jails and prisons. Finally, it is suggested that collective tragedies such as mass murder may be viewed as chances to take a more substantive, meaningful look at how we view psychological suffering and violence...
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027362-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
... in his trauma-informed care initiative to address the kinds of trauma experienced by the women inside, ranging from personal to collective historical trauma. Historical trauma is particularly deleterious for Native Hawaiian women, who are disproportionately represented among the prison population. State...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... to thinking both personal and collective responsibility for the history of violence in Cyprus. forensics political violence juridical responsibility Cyprus ...
Published: 31 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375418-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7541-8
... corporeality to process the memory of collective and excessive death. This last chapter shows “ghosting” or “fading” as self-protective, and one of the ways women shield themselves from the insular violence of collective memory. These articulations are one way to open a dialogue about the costs of slavery’s...
Published: 15 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024590-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9361-9
... of war and the lingering political frictions and grievances of the postwar. Within diverse ethnographic contexts spanning commemoration, activism, and state surveillance, the making and moving of photography play a significant role in improvisations to imagine and secure personal and collective political...
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027157-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2715-7
... Chapter 4 brings us into the world of worth-making in intersubjective relations and examines how Brazilian Black lesbians respond to the social world with its preconceito and violence beyond the gynecologic encounter (and because of it). Falu refers to how Black queer women shapeshift...
Book Chapter

By Moon Charania
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024101-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2410-1
... incomplete, contradictory, and out of control. Exploring how whiteness was both metaphorically and literally intertwined in Charania's mother's every day and how it thus visceralized a collection of negativities, this chapter explicitly narrates the stakes in the distinctions and slippages between brownness...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
.... These two sites are united by the conviction among relatives that more could be known about their loved ones’ deaths. In the speculation opened by this conviction, I discern symptomatic resistances to thinking both personal and collective responsibility for the history of violence in Cyprus. forensics...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... work (such as that emerging from the critical ethnic studies project) and other forms of rebellion, collective mobilization, and social insurgency? racism settler colonialism indigeneity social movements state violence ...
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 02 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012559-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1255-9
... This chapter reads the performance of Juba and the Buzzard Lope dances by both slaves and their post-Emancipation descendants as a refusal of capitalism’s commodification of the body. In contrast to the violence enacted on the flesh by slavery in order to yield the disciplined body, Juba beating...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
...The Multicultural Nation and the Violence of Liberal Rights Using James Baldwin’s nonfiction as muse and framing device, this essay examines the language and practice of identification in contemporary social redress efforts. It argues that the use of slogans such as “Todos Somos Arizona...
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027249-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
..., favelada , LGBTQ person, and single mother elected to city council and then assassinated. The chapter employs Black Geographies to examine Franco’s assassination in the context of white nationalism, Black genocide, and spatial violence. In doing so, it unpacks how Black Geographic approaches give meaning...
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9371-8
...Creating a World Without Prisons<subtitle>Culture and the Carceral State</subtitle> Part 3 examines the pervasive role of the carceral system in the United States and how artists and organizers are disrupting systems of violence and creating liberatory models of care and accountability...
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9371-8
... borders. Contributions cover shifting narratives around immigration and changing demographics; art as a tool for processing intergenerational trauma; othering and the intersections of military, medical, and bodily language; resilience in immigrant and undocumented communities; collective grief in the wake...