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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397922-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9792-2
... Father of Bluegrass Is Dead at 84 Bill Monroe " High Lonesome" is the term that has often been used to describe his sound, and he was a dignified loner who rose from hardscrabble obscurity to the highest places. He is one of the handful of Americans justly...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387824-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8782-4
...Joshua L. Miller The Gorgeous Laughter of Filipino Modernity: Carlos Bulosan’s The Laughter of My Father hehadbecome a little boy again living all the tales he had told us about a vanished race, listening to the gorgeous laughter of men in the midst of abject poverty and tyranny. Carlos...
Published: 20 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397588-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9758-8
... . three. In Search of the Father(land) A beautiful specimen of a man, tall, dark, and handsome. reinaldo arenas, Viaje a La Habana...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
... ran to his lord, who was cacique and father of Guaraionel,125 and told him what he had seen. Then they went there and found the thing as the hunter had said; and having taken that trunk, they built him a house. They say that he left that house three times, and he would go to the place from...
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
...Afterword Other Powers: Tylor’s Principle, Father Williams’s Temptations, and the Power of Banality stephan palmié Let me begin with a reflection on the title of this book, Obeah and Other Powers, for it strikes me that whatever it is we are talking about here, and whatever the term...
Published: 02 December 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391968-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9196-8
... Mexican Peasants, a Foreign Chemist, and 2 the Mexican Father of the lPil Surely Alberto Moreno, a Veracruz store owner, must have been sur- prised. The balding gringo who stepped into his rural general store and asked Moreno where one could find...
Published: 16 April 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386704-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8670-4
... Chapter Two THE NAME OF THE FATHER, THE PLACE OF THE MEDICATION: A BRIEF HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY, 1955--2002 n the cover of the June 1999 American Journal of Psychiatry (AJP) special...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
... A Father and Son They have put in their canoe at Grifton. It may be any year but is a present, because the man was once a son upon such water, and now is father. For a time, creek kinks like a snake. Deerflies bite where they sweat. From...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-108
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
... A Distant Father Father, I saw you from St. Peter’s Square, a tiny ivory carving in a chair—your amplified voice a part of the noise of buses and tourists. You centered the spectacle, like the musicians at a rock concert, shrunken...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... In this personal essay, the author explores the relationship between his roles as a father and a writer. Speaking as a parent as well as a writer, the author contrasts his attachment to his daughter with the vexed relationship that Raymond Carver had with his children...
Published: 28 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381419-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8141-9
...3 ‘‘The Father of the Family Provoking Opposition’’ State Efforts to Remake the Xavante, 1946–1961 In January 1954, Rio de Janeiro was graced by the presence of eight esteemed visitors: an entourage of Xavante Indians escorted by Francisco Meireles. The whirlwind...
Published: 30 August 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387435-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8743-5
... chapter 6 The Battle for the Legacy of Father Ulcué Spirituality in the Struggle between Region and Locality On 4 June 1994, a massive earthquake and series of landslides tore through Tierradentro. Mountains crumbled, leaving what...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378372-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7837-2
... INTRODUCTION + "Don't Be Like Your Father" This book explores my coming-of-age as a black American male in the wake of social, political, and cultural changes inaugurated during the turbulent 1960s. At the core of the narrative are the academic commencements in...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384960-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8496-0
...English Education BRENDA DALY My Father/My Censor: English Education, Politics, and Status From Authoring a Life: A Woman’s Survival in...
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
...A Valediction For My Father, Ben Williams (1898-1974) all the old things are gone now and the people are different ...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385929-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8592-9
... part 1 Albert’s Family Berthold and His Father 1950 Albert builds house with hotel in F. 1952 Albert and Eva marry in F. 1954 Berthold born in F. 1967 family moves from the hotel to a new house 1960s...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385929-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8592-9
... part 2 Ignaz and Dina Ignaz dina’s father 1922 born in Slawkusz 1941 transported by Wehrmacht to Hermann-Göring-Werke (forced labor) 1945 liberation in Buchenwald (April 11) 1947 starts auto repair shop with...
Published: 30 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371670-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7167-0
... AFTERWORD Letter to My ­Father August 1, 2017 Dear Dad, During the past eight years, I have ached with the longing to talk with you face to face. Especially...
Published: 22 May 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395256-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9525-6
... Chapter Four THE SINGULARITY OF ASPIRATION a father, a child, and a jinn The Posture of the Nonconformist Following our consideration of Muhammad Iqbal’s...
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397595-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9759-5
... 3 ‘‘In the Name of the Father and the Mother of All Dogs’’ Canine Baptisms, Weddings, and Funerals in Bourbon Mexico ZEB TORTORICI In 1770 an odd festive occurrence involving two dogs caught the attention of the Mexican Inquisition due to its heretical nature and accompanying...