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Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393405-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9340-5
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7380-3
... oceanic literacy political movement ethical movement reading the sea oceanic archive ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373803-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7380-3
... the enactments of he’e nalu (surfing), lawai’a (fishing), and ho’okele (navigation). Oceanic literacy becomes a political and ethical way a reading and writing in the wind, land, and sea, because it involves non-linear movements in-between spaces and times that create a specifically Kanaka worldview...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374336-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7433-6
... Chapter 1 documents feminist bookstore beginnings as movement sites in major and dispersed cities: Oakland, New York, Toronto, Cambridge (Massachusetts), Austin, and San Francisco. Bookwomen founded bookstores with a vision that lesbian and feminist books together in one place could change...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... the story of organizing the civil rights movement in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the choices that had to be made in developing an ethic of protest. It is a story of street protests, boycotts, and confrontation with the state troopers and the local Ku Klux Klan, but is also the story of intense debate...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375456-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... This chapter traces the genealogical line connecting European (and especially Italian) autonomist movements to the diverse struggles for, and debates about, autonomy in current decolonial movements in North and South America. De Bloois argues that the Italian movements of the 1970s understood...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
...Geographies of Autonomy This chapter outlines and origins and stakes of the current debates surrounding autonomous thought and practices. It also provides an overview of the book’s structure and contents. The editors argue that in autonomous movements around the world, whether in the European...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373391-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... This chapter opens by addressing a blind spot in Hardt and Negri’s concept of the multitude and in Marx’s view of history and class struggle: the knot between war and production. Are revolutionary movements still part of what Foucault identified as the modern “ontology of war,” making them...
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373377-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7337-7
..., and offers some reflections on how fragility can provide the basis of a queer and crip ethics: where a shattering is the start of something. This chapter considers how a break can be what we are aiming for. It introduces the idea of feminist snap. A snap is a sudden movement (or appears as a sudden...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
..., but the time had come to shed the security blanket of the sanitized protests of Connecticut to join the struggle in the Deep South. This chapter tells the story of organizing the civil rights movement in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the choices that had to be made in developing an ethic of protest. It is a story...
Published: 21 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375838-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... This chapter focuses on the instability catalyzed in neoliberal discourses of individual responsibility and entrepreneurship in the lives of call center agents in Gurgaon and in a popular Hindi film Bunty aur Babli. Pivoting around the trope of movement and mobility, these discourses...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... The introduction sets forth the relationship between language and historical imagination in the making of the Philippine nation-state and the U.S. Empire from the perspective of translation. Conceived as a practical act that entails an ethical stance, translation is as much about speech...
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... democratic work ethic that set the stage for Casa’s continuation after her death. Following a detailed description of Casa’s work over the years, this chapter uses fragments of her correspondence, interviews with coworkers, and the author’s personal recollections to describe an institution that remains...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... revolution This chapter is a study of Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide as an exploration of the degradation of the subaltern world of the Sundarbans by state and local government projects of modernization and international wildlife preservation movements. It argues that although the novel has faith...
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373698-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7369-8
... backgrounds, a performative classroom that looks into the play within certain paradigms of Hindu ethics and religious philosophy. Within such a restless aesthetic, a kind of revenge of the aesthetic, Beckett’s Endgame builds a disquiet that beckons transcultural momentum and movement, provocatively...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... The book’s conclusion discusses how an inquiry into ideas and experiences of absorption allows food to be important to the story of metabolic illness, but disallows food’s exclusive reign as an end unto itself. Attention to food’s movements in and out of bodies and surroundings demonstrates how...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... histories and methods for political solidarity. blackness solidarity intersectionality social movements This essay examines the significance of the black radical tradition within the context of postcolonial geopolitics, dynamics most commonly associated with neoliberal late global and racial...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374336-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7433-6
... read Feminist Bookstores Newsletter , emphasize bookwomen’s contributions to feminist vocabularies and relationship buiding practices. Lesbian antiracism was an ethic of the bookwomen’s practice of feminist accountability, building feminist dialogue to define, grapple with, and evolve a shared set...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374404-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
... This interlude offers methodological reflections on collaborative research. It takes the author’s encounter with a respected local poet in the small town of Guapi on Colombia’s Pacific Coast as a starting point to reflect on methodological and ethical considerations of conducting ethnographic...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374336-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7433-6
... their ethics for the feminist shelf around core issues including the cultural genocide at stake when white women authors appropriate Indigenous women’s voice and story. Bibliographies and shelf sections created by women of color at major feminist bookstores generated transformations inside and outside...