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Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...292 Somali Pirates Attack a Cruise Ship Eric Paul Roorda Attacking big ships in little boats is by definition an audacious undertaking. Among the many daring exploits of the pirates of Somalia during their twenty-year heyday, perhaps the most audacious occurred in November 2005, when they attacked...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-092
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...410 The Cruise G. B. Barrows The cruise industry began with banana boats. The Boston Fruit Company, which became the monopoly called United Fruit, marketed the concept of pleasure cruising to the Caribbean in the 1890s. The steamships going to Jamaica for bananas to bring north had no southbound...
Published: 01 January 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Published: 22 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376200-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7620-0
Published: 30 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002765-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0276-5
Published: 14 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380948-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8094-8
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
...CHapter five Jacqueline Sheean INTERSECTIONS IN MADRID S PERIPHERY Cinematic Cruising in Eloy de la Iglesia s La semana del asesino (1972) Nowhere, unless perhaps in dreams, can the phenomenon of the boundary be experienced in a more originary way than in cities. Walter Benjamin, The Arcades Proj...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... The Vladivostok summit convened in 1974 established limits on US and Soviet strategic forces but could not be turned into a treaty because of political maneuvering in Washington and a US mistake over how to count Air Launched Cruise Missiles (ALCM). The chapter describes negotiations leading to...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... This piece about the women’s peace camp encircling a U.S. cruise missile base in England in the 1980s has a new introduction connecting that earlier, effective, long-term demonstration to the work of Occupy Wall Street. Greenham was a political location of extraordinary diversity and invention...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... Kiole came in the fall of 2011 with the unan- nounced arrival of a small cruise ship at Kaunakakai Harbor. This incident took residents by surprise and rapidly escalated into a maelstrom of public outrage and a heavy- handed government response that involved gunboats Malia Akutagawa158 enforcing a...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-115
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... cruise ship destination of Falmouth to bauxite mining communities in St. Ann and is struck by the social and ecological damage of sustainable development projects on the countryside. In the late afternoon, Flora and Jerome walk through Falmouth holding hands like tourists. They would take a tour if one...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-106
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... reminding them to wear appropriate clothing, shoes, and other necessary equipment. Posted around Diana s desk are posters announcing the off- property trips, times, and costs just to make things clear. Diana was just getting off the phone with the excursion agent for Wet n Wild cruise party. She had...
Published: 17 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...- tain Bert Rogers of the Spirit of Massachusetts, now executive director of the American Sail Training Association. I ve made forty voyages since then, to- taling more than a year at sea, as a lecturer on cruise ships. Thank you Crys- tal, Cunard, Holland America, Princess, Regent Seven Seas, Royal...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-059
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...; whereupon the Spaniards presently surrendered. That very day the captain of the ship had been told by American Sea Rovers 279 some of the seamen that the boat which was in view, cruising, was a boat of pirates; whom the captain slightly answered, What then, must I be afraid of such a pitiful thing as that...
Published: 24 August 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1256-6
... studies, Latinx studies, and performance studies. The au- thor of a number of edited collections and monographs, including the in- fluential books Disidentifications (1999) and Cruising Utopia (2009), Mun oz helped draft the horizons of contemporary queer of color critique, perfor- mance theory, and queer...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-053
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... Daniel J. Kostecka regional conflict, land-based strike aircraft such as the JH-7A, H-6, J-11B, or Su-30MKK/MK2, as well as conventional ballistic and cruise missiles, could be called on for offensive strikes, negating the need for the carrier s air group to provide U.S.-style offensive force projection...
Published: 09 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021360-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2136-0
... boats meet their counterpart in those boats leaving the African coast, in- augurating the discontinuous continuity of an ongoing spatialized Middle Passage. Ships that traverse the seas like cruise ships and fishing boats now bear an indelible link to each other through the logics of slavery. The cruise...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-143
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... and the Per for mance of Politics, 1999 In his second book, Cruising Utopia, this per for mance theorist recalled grow- ing up Cuban and queer in Florida, listening to punk bands and reading Creem magazine. Tony and I sit in his beige Nissan Sentra and we speculate about this band the Germs and the...
Published: 11 September 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0931-3
... regular. So too must be our ongoing work. NOTES 1 Muñoz, Teaching, Minoritarian Knowledge, and Love, 120. 2 Muñoz, Teaching, Minoritarian Knowledge, and Love, 120. 3 Muñoz, Cruising Utopia, 207 13. ...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... lines in front of her mirror, cruising the mall boys with her girlfriends only to dissolve into giggles if any come close, and infuriating her mom and stay-at-home sister with the omnipresence of her newfound sexuality. Her make-out scenes, in the parked cars of a succession of teenage boys, are...