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Published: 17 October 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9038-1
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
...SARAH SCHOEMANN - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - == The Power of Community Organizing Sarah Schoemann is the cofounder and lead organizer of the Differ- ent Games conference, an annual event (and now an ongoing collective) started in 2013 (figure 20.1) that has been instrumental in fostering the...
Published: 29 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377498-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7749-8
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373001-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7300-1
Published: 11 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393504-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9350-4
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396635-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9663-5
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012269-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1226-9
...Magín Feminist Organizing in Cuba Feminist organizing was one of the first kinds of collective organizing to emerge during the special period. This is not surprising given the impact and burden of this period on women. In the mid- 1990s, women communications profession- als in Cuba started meeting...
Published: 20 December 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Published: 16 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395072-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9507-2
Published: 20 December 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380825-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Dr. Snyderman outlines the advances made in race and gender equality. He describes efforts within the Duke University Medical System, and also partnerships with local organizations. He provides brief biographies of staff who were at the forefront of ensuring equity and diversity. ...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374404-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
... This chapter examines the ways in which the aquatic space is reflected in a new political context. In particular it shows how this space has been mobilized in the formation of community councils along river basins. The river remains a key resource, both materially and symbolically, as it forms...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374404-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
... This chapter describes in more detail the actual formation processes of the community councils, as well as their practices and ideals. It examines the legislation that created these specific organizing figures as part of the state’s conservationist strategy toward the Pacific region and its...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
... advocates, pro bono at- torneys, and grassroots organ izations. This community paper trail is both diff er ent from and in conversation with its formal, bureaucratic counterpart, as it consists of lit er a ture that challenges the interpretation and use of gov- ernmental paper trails in aggressive policing...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... and what obstacles do aspiring queer game makers face? How are queer games bringing change to the mainstream video game in- dustry, and, conversely, how does the mainstream game industry regard queer games? How has the work of community organizers fostered and shaped contemporary queer indie game...
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384830-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
... the multireligious situation in India in which majoritarian community organizations have sway over and pose a threat to minority communities. Feminist activists may op- pose the state and/or community straightforwardly when there is a clear polarization of positions between women s interests (gen...
Published: 14 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012382-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1238-2
... et al. 2009; Wong 2012). Through organ izing and advocacy eforts, undocumented immigrant youth in California have pushed for policies that alleviate their fi- nancial burden, such as in- state tuition (Assembly Bill 540) and state- based fi- nancial aid (Assembly Bills 130 and 131 of the California...
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012269-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1226-9
... hairdressing as an art and hairdressers as central to organizing communities and bringing about change in their soci- eties. Papito hopes to connect with barbers and hairdressers around the world by requesting that they send a pair of their old hairdressing scissors to Artecorte to be attached to the scissors...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012719-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1271-9
... frequented the neighborhood, the lofts were the center of the scene in which he was interested in taking part. Many of the musicians also lived in the neighborhood, so it was easy to go from one loft to the next or to practice in an apartment or loft space when one convened a band. An organic community of...