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Published: 24 March 2014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7680-4
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 21 December 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388739-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8873-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 12 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390909-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9090-9
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 23 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384311-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8431-1
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383437-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8343-7
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... ultimately contends that the former and the latter embody a quintessential American masculinity for Outlaw and provide an opportunity to mediate on the politics of interracial desire. This chapter features Vershawn Ashanti Young’s interview with Berserker creator Paul Outlaw. Outlaw discusses...
Book Chapter

By Russell Sbriglia
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 10 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7338-4
... In this chapter, Kornbluh contends that Slavoj Žižek’s psychoanalytic project of reading the Real, the third and most notoriously elusive of Lacan’s three orders of psychic experience, can serve as the groundwork for an altogether new type of materialist literary criticism, a criticism whose...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... observer and active participant of contemporary Latino cultural politics. This chapter contends that Diaz has thus crafted a praxis-oriented and antidiscursive Latino/a political project, a project that puts him in conversation with ethnic studies scholars, activists, and grassroots cultural workers...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... performance choices. In the process, Outlaw contends that while Berserker prompts important discussions around race, it is not a political play. ...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... In this chapter, John Keene interviews Dancin’ the Down Low creator Jeffrey Q. McCune Jr. McCune discusses his intellectual and artistic trajectory and asserts that his performance work is a form of activism. He contends, for example, that DL men being blamed for the rise of new cases of HIV...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... is the central theme of the play, she contends that the play “sits squarely in a Black theater tradition.” ...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... ultimately contends that the former and the latter embody a quintessential American masculinity for Outlaw and provide an opportunity to mediate on the politics of interracial desire. ...
Book Chapter

By Lesley Gill
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... relations, understandings, and forms of political participation institutionalized as “the state” emerge from contending projects of rule in different scalar dimensions. Finally, it asserts that understanding the entanglements of violence and capitalist processes is central to grasping the emergence...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... In this chapter, Matt Richardson employs an ethnographic perspective to examine Sharon Bridgforth’s The love conjure/blues Text installation . He contends that the jazz aesthetic, an artistic practice that encourages layering of images, ideas, sound, and experiences, informs Bridgforth’s...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... contends that Machos misses an opportunity to more fully interrogate the heteropatriarchal logics on which sexual and gender binaries rest. ...
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... This essay re-reads key events in genomic and postgenomic history in terms of affect, exploring a dimension of the emergence of postgenomics often neglected in the epistemological, technological, or organizational approaches used by historians as indices of change. The essay contends...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... The chapter explores the fierce conflict over the meaning of sharia among Nigeria’s contending ethno-religious and ethno-regional political classes during the country’s ongoing civil-democratic government following a prolonged era of military misrule in the 1990s. The chapter engages contentious...
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... is the central theme of the play, she contends that the play “sits squarely in a Black theater tradition.” This chapter contains Tavia Nyong’o’s interview with Seens from the Unexpectedness of Love creator Pamela Booker. Booker discusses her engagement with theater as a form and her desire to interrogate...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... The chapter explores the contradictory impact of mission Christianity on colonial Northern and Southern Nigeria. It contends that in the Northern Nigerian Protectorate mission Christianity provided a formidable framework in which non-Muslim minority communities articulated strategies to resist...