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Published: 25 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012276-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1227-6
...five Brokering, or Gentrification by Another Name The built environment has been repeatedly designed to express who does and does not belong in cities. Throughout the twentieth century, Latinized built environments were heralded as solutions to an urban crisis that made Latinxs belonging to cities...
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387596-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8759-6
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
... 10 UNDER WATER · nATionAl flood inSurAnce And climATe genTrificATion · The National Flood Insurance Program (nfip) started in the 1960s with the best intentions. It seemed like a good idea at the time, but with fifty years of hindsight, we see unanticipated consequences that hound the fi- nancial...
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
Published: 10 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388234-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8823-4
Published: 26 February 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
... Days (1976) was a work of Gray Power activism at a time when rising gentrification in Venice, California, threatened to displace the area s el derly residents. Number Our Days has received only passing mention in histories of American documentary, which tend to focus on filmmakers based in the...
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
...PORTLAND AT THE INTERSECTION Gentrification and the Whitening of the City in Portlandia s Hipster Wonderland Elizabeth A. PattonCHapter ten It took until the last season for Portlandia (2011 18), the In de pen dent Film Channel (ifC) series created by and starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein...
Published: 17 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392750-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9275-0
Published: 13 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378860-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7886-0
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: 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: 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...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... 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. Republican candidate Ronald Reagan won the presidential election in...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
... colonial mansions and working-class residences portrayed by police and gentrification authorities as the center of the city’s prostitution and drug trades. In late 1997 a nascent social movement called S.O.S. Children of the Historical Center, made up almost entirely of Pentecostal Protestant former...
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...
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...