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Published: 17 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392750-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9275-0
Published: 10 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388234-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8823-4
... Neil Smith gentrification generalized: from local anomaly to urban ‘‘regeneration’’ as global urban strategy From the 1970s to the early years of the twenty-first century, a new urbanism has taken hold, and gentrification is...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387596-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8759-6
...GENTRIFICATION, GLOBALIZATION, AND GEORACIALITY john l. jackson jr. Peircian Harlems There is a bookmark floating around Harlem, New York, that does a great job demonstrating the complicated mathematics of Manhattan. I first spotted it during the summer of 2003. Disseminated by a local...
Published: 13 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378860-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7886-0
... CHAPTER 3 “COUNT THE CONTRADICTIONS” Challenges to Gay Gentrification at the Start of the Reagan Era When the world isn’t all wrong or right And the truth isn’t clear at first sight And you don’t know who you ought to fight —  That’s...
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
...Chapter 2 From Slumdogs to Millionaires The Gentrification of Hindi Cinema “With the multiplexes, seeing a movie has become an elite affair.” In December 2005 I was standing in the Soho branch of Chanel with Asha Mehta, a Hindi film actress who...
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
...Chapter 9 The Fear of large Numbers The Gentrification of Audience Imaginaries In January 2006, I met Tarun Kumar while he was vacationing in New York City. During dinner, I asked him about the changes that had taken place in filmmaking over the last...
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
... josé ramón ruisánchez serra Reading ’68 The Tlatelolco Memorial and Gentrification in Mexico City lthough the 2 October 1968 massacre in Mexico City’s Tlatelolco Plaza is a well-established historical fact,1 there was never a proper trial...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... to New York from all over the country, artists and musicians contributed to the democratic renaissance. But as Mayor Koch sought to revive the city’s finances by attracting corporations back to the recently bankrupt city, property prices began to rise and gentrification entered the lexicon...
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373889-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7388-9
... is animated by issues such as melancholy, cosmopolitanism, love, desire, attachment, fantasy, gentrification, and the cultural geography of San Francisco. The film’s narrativized tracking of this couple poignantly focuses on the shifting cultural and racial textures of San Francisco. This diacritical...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375180-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7518-0
... daily-rent hotels, increased criminalization of the drug-sex economy and rapid gentrification were closing in on addicted, pregnant women, who sought survival and stability. The radical availability of suffering at this site made its ethnographic study a form of social science vulturism. While the...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... historically coherent self, the metaphor is often employed to justify the fragmentation of experience and temporal disorientation. A case study that I use is the reconstruction and gentrification of Beijing’s Qianmen district in 2008. Buildings, billboards, and digital screens have formed together a contiguous...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... counterknowledges and stealthy forms of resistance (“black ops”). In particular, he applies a materialist black queer analytic to the “deep web” to grapple with the nsa surveillance scandal, new biometric technologies, and the tech-fueled gentrification of San Francisco. Drawing on case studies from everyday life...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... are “sisters for real.” In September 1984 Hettie reluctantly accepts job at Hunter College to substitute teach a fiction workshop; Helene is the only one who understands why she doesn’t want to. That fall gentrification hits both: Hettie files for legal tenancy after twenty-two years; Helene, with no...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... Hettie living situation is again threatened by gentrification. The “motherboard” of her computer breaks; she’s going to Africa. “Sweet and friendly” Kenneth Koch dies. In Africa, at Golden Tulip Hotel, then Rita’s village, they work well. Back in New York, Helene counsels, “Take a breath...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... historically coherent self, the metaphor is often employed to justify the fragmentation of experience and temporal disorientation. A case study that I use is the reconstruction and gentrification of Beijing’s Qianmen district in 2008. Buildings, billboards, and digital screens have formed together a contiguous...
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By Christina B. Hanhardt
Published: 13 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378860-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7886-0
...; gentrification in, 26, 128–29, Black Cat, 249n10 283nn37–38; Park Slope, 140–41; police black freedom movement (black lib- violence in, 306n49; race and class in, eration), 22, 96. See also Black Power 17 movement; civil rights movement Broshears, Raymond, 103, 105, 110...
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By Natalie Hopkinson
Published: 22 May 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395201-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9520-1
...– from, xi–xii, xiii; gentrification, 150; 28, 150–51 McGann, Beverley, on, ix; New Orleans Breakin’ (film), 57 as, xi; suburbanization, xi; in suburbia, Breeze’s Metro Club, 152, 162, 165n14...
Published: 13 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378860-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7886-0
... assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.; and part of D.C.’s vibrant nightlife and jazz club scene. It was also for many years the locus of black queer social life. The area underwent massive gentrification during the 1980s and 1990s. Although some working-­class and middle-­class black residents who have...
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By Libby Adler
Published: 27 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371663-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7166-3
... Law v. Martinez, 1, 2, 4, 105 136, 220n19 Christie, Chris, 61 Boy Scouts of Amer­i­ca, 94, 96, 228n118 Christopher Street Pier, New York City, Boy Scouts of Amer­i­ca v. Dale, 94 125–26, 207–8 Boystown gentrification (Chicago), 126–27 cisman (term), 223n95 Brewer...