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Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012757
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
Published: 09 September 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381884-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8188-4
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
...TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT DISORDERLY, adj. Not acting in an orderly way; not complying with the restraints of order and law; tumultuous; unruly; offensive to good morals and public decency. SELF- DEFENSE, n. The act of defending one s own person, property, or reputation. SELF- LOVE, n. An appreciation of...
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By Kaiama L. Glover
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012757-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
... Morrison has called outlaw women naturally disruptive because born not under the rule of men (2004, xiv). Others come into their disorderly selves later in life, more gradu- ally, if not reluctantly. This is as it should be. All of these women have diff er- 223eP I logue ent destinies and certainly...
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By Jack Halberstam
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... Are and, 132 33; waywardness and, 27 Diaghilev, Sergei, 53, 57 59, 65 Dimock, Chase, 100 Disney, Walt, 62 63 disorder: adults vs. animals and children and, 56; Blackness as, 26; Monkman and, 10, 74; Muñoz s spirit of the un- known and the disorderly, 49 50; in Sendak s Where the Wild Things...
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
...O N E Wildness, Loss, and Death Wild (of a place or region) Uncultivated or uninhabited; hence, waste, desert, desolate. Oxford English Dictionary Wildness also raises the specter of death of the symbolic function itself. It is the spirit of the unknown and the disorderly, loose in the forest...
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By Kaiama L. Glover
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012757-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
..., yet racially uniform and socially static community? (2004, xiii). 3Introduct Ion Morrison s questions are useful to pose as much with re spect to the kinds of disorderly female characters I consider throughout this book as with re spect to their vari ous creators. The authors of the works in my...
Published: 17 July 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0886-6
... (22) were ignored. The situating of these disorderly women of color both geo graph- i cally and culturally outside the liberal, republican space of the Hexagon made them scapegoats for the glitches in the linear narrative of pro gress bestowed by the republic (74). The racialized reasoning of the...
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
...C O N C L U S I O N S The Ninth Wave Wild Of the sea, a stream, the weather, etc. Violently agitated, rough, stormy, tempestuous, raging ; hence fig. or gen. full of disturbance or confusion, tumultuous, turbulent, disorderly. Oxford English Dictionary We cannot think of a time that is...
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-063
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... to tangle him up in a swaddling sheath of suffocating empathy? Like Jerry Lewis in The Disorderly Orderly, who manages to mummify his patient by literally bandaging him from head to foot and rolling him down a hill. april 7, 2015 We are due tomorrow for the first visit to the pet oncology hospital in...
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007579-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0757-9
... British 1986 Public Order Act, the naked person in public, whether protesting or not, may be charged with disorderly, threatening, abu- sive, or insulting behavior, likely to cause alarm, harassment and distress. 2 As I have demonstrated throughout this book, the meanings of intentional nakedness are...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012757-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
... applied to Condé over the course of her long and successful career as a writer and an academic consistently point to her disorderly presence and her disordering effect on the worlds through which she has circulated and about which she has written. Born in Guadeloupe in 1937, the youn gest child in a...
Published: 31 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007517-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0751-7
... regime slowly recognized street workers in Mexico City as legitimate members of the revo- lutionary pueblo who could claim a right to work in the streets, even if al- ways ambivalently (Meneses 2011, 45). Therefore, while elite modernization discourses decried (and feared) street workers as disorderly...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... afraid of him. I suppose we sell ten bottles to his one. Let him have the credit of supplying the lot. How about the police?” “Blind as owls in the sunshine. I gave two kaffirs into custody for drunk and disorderly yesterday. We mustn’t be too lenient. I’ve got to study my character as a strict...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... Judging by the disorderly appearance of the retreat he could have driven the English clean through Ladysmith and out beyond, and he would have lost fewer men in the doing of it than we lost in the subsequent siege, but the English went hurrying back unmolested, save for an occasional shell from...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... most disorderly meetings one ever witnessed. Nevertheless there were members by this time, but the prospective ones shuddered. It did not last long as the body of the U.N.I.A. broke up. A second attempt was made by a far more intelligent body, but it went down quicker than it grew. The causes of the...
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1275-7
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012603-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1260-3