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Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
...144 SCENE FROM SOUTH HILL TO NORTH HILL PASSING THE LAKE * Hsieh Ling-yun (385-433) 1. Dawn: off from the south cliff. 2. Sundown: rest on the north peak. 3. Boat left ashore, to pore into distant islands. 4. Staff laid aside, to lean on a...
Published: 17 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388302-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8830-2
... CHAPTER SIX NUCLEAR NATURES: IN THE SHADOWS OF THE CITY ON THE HILL n this dark fall morning Paula Montoya rolls out of bed, quietly show- ers and dresses, trying not to...
Published: 03 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381211-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8121-1
...    From the Ruins: The Constitution Hill Project mark gevisser Between the University of the Witwatersrand and the inner-city neighborhood of Hillbrow (the densest square kilometer of urban space in Africa) is a giant building that emerges from rubble and ruins. To watch...
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
...lauren The Queen of America Goes to Berlant Washington City: Harriet Jacobs, Frances Harper, Anita Hill Er many readers of Harriet Jacobs, the political un• canniness of Anita Hill has been a somber and illuminating experience. These two...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
...Reminiscences: The Hill of Knowledge Kosi Kedem Kosi Kedem was a member of the Ghanaian parliament from 1993 to 2005 in the Volta region of Ghana. His memoir, The Chance of a Lifetime, recounts his childhood and the Ewe traditions and values. The excerpt below focuses on the Yam Festival...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...Making Sense of Hill People Francis Buchanan In 1798 the Scottish medical doctor Francis Buchanan received an assignment from the East India Company in Calcutta. He was to survey areas in what is now south- eastern Bangladesh, according to the report, “in order to look out for the places...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...Hill or Plough Cultivation? John Beames In his outspoken and humorous memoirs, John Beames describes the life of a colo- nial district official in British India. In this excerpt he gives an account of govern- ment development policy in the Chittagong Hill Tracts in 1878 and how it went...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-088
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...The Chittagong Hill Tracts Peace Accord (1997) Parbattya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samiti and the Government of Bangladesh The Chittagong Hill Tracts War (1975–97) was a major challenge to the idea that the nation of Bangladesh equals the Bengali nation. Dozens of non-­Bengali groups...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398134-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9813-4
... Extended Dimensions of Grant Hill WILLIAM C. RHODEN talkin’ ’bout an aesthetic I have encountered hundreds of athletes in two decades of experience, your painting hit daily sports journalism. For the most part, we have stayed on the...
Published: 11 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391210-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9121-0
... Cheryl A. Kirk-Duggan The Theo-poetic Theological Ethics of Lauryn Hill and Tupac Shakur Hip-hop artists are wordsmiths in a way that is distinctive from those who use only the written word—that is, those in expressive culture. Hip-hop...
Published: 12 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377313-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7731-3
...8 Accessible Feelings, Modern Looks Irene Castle, Ira L. Hill, and Broadway’s Affective Economy MARLIS SCHWEITZER In The Glass of Fashion (1954), Cecil Beaton reflects back over four de- cades of fashion photography to recall how ballroom dancer Irene Castle...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378228-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7822-8
... II The Theater of Faith, CHAPTER FIVE A Theater on a Hill: Puritans and the Rhetoric of Performance o .4 Jonconformist writing includes various denunciations of the the• CYf/ ater, some selective, some inclusive...
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386353-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8635-3
...CULTURE / sheet 150 of 524 10. Storytellers: The Thomas–Hill Affair 7153 Wallace / DARK DESIGNS AND VISUAL Anita Hill is the black woman I’ve been waiting to see on tv all my life...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372998-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7299-8
... This chapter provides a close reading of Walter Benjamin’s essay “Little History of Photography” (1931). It studies the photographs and photographers Benjamin drew on as he developed his thoughts about the optical unconscious, especially the calotypes made by David Octavius Hill and Robert...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373995-062
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7399-5
Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398134
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9813-4
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398134-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9813-4
... Something All Our Own GRANT HILL & CALVIN HILL Growing up, I didn’t want This book reflects our desire to share with others a collection to “Be like Mike.” I wanted to of art and artists who we feel reflect our history, our culture, our be...