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Published: 17 November 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375920-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7592-0
Published: 13 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
...Writing a Book<subtitle>A Brief History</subtitle> ...
Published: 07 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386681-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8668-1
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380900-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8090-0
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399919
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9991-9
Published: 08 March 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5930-1
... George Whitefield confessional writing Onanism sexuality history of the book ...
Published: 22 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021810-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9174-5
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-086
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this section, Selma James recalls the publishing history of the work and its relevance to contemporary liberation struggles. She discusses the influence of the book on anticolonial debates in the English-speaking and French-speaking Caribbean islands. The author assesses recent research...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
.... It describes Msinga’s overpopulated and impoverished living conditions as a consequence of the area’s history as an early African reserve, and more recently of the violent politics of apartheid. It introduces the book’s approaches to analysis of the moving body and the voice, and to ngoma as embodiment...
Series: Elements
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027034-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2703-4
... The introduction surveys the book's arguments and reviews relevant literature in the fields of environmental history, Indigenous environmental studies, and science and technology studies. It addresses why weather-dependent settler colonialism is a vital area of study and explains how and why...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376378-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7637-8
... to the exclusion of other minority communities. This continuity has created “invisible” histories, a problem that needs to be critically addressed. Finally, this chapter explains structure of the book—a genealogical history, in the mode of Foucault—as a means of engaging with these issues. subaltern...
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027782-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2778-2
... Nations history and knowledges. Through a close engagement with selected scholarly texts, the introduction shows how the book contributes to existing debates about witnessing, testimony, forensics, and the role of art and aesthetics. testimony violence war data ecology ...
Published: 15 March 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5936-3
...Prologue<subtitle>Collage: Landscape</subtitle> This prologue centers Ojibwe visual artist George Morrison’s wood collage Collage IX: Landscape (1974) to introduce the book’s central methodology: “extraction history.” Weaving together the history of the piece’s creation and reception...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373339-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7333-9
... The introduction situates the book within the field of performance studies, describing how performative histories have a unique ability to alter how we make history and conjure memory. It theorizes key concepts such as the archive, race in a South African context, the body, and gesture...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 22 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027881-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2788-1
... The introduction begins with a description of Goma, a cosmopolitan border town in eastern Congo that serves as the setting for the book. It then moves on to introduce the theoretical underpinnings of the book. Bringing Congolese history together with Black feminist and race scholarship, it opens...
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372882-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7288-2
... The conclusion brings together the various argumentative registers of the previous chapters while also foregrounding the more constructive and forward-looking aspects of the book’s intervention. In this sense, it highlights the extent to which reworking operative understandings of the history...
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By Emma Kowal
Series: Experimental Futures: Technological Lives, Scientific Arts, Anthropological Voices
Published: 13 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027539-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2753-9
... The conclusion reprises the three narrative threads of the book: a history of attempts by scientists to understand the original occupants of the Australian continent, a shorter history of attempts by Indigenous activists and their allies to claim their civil and human rights, and the story...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
...” histories, this book makes use of “little” and “interstitial” histories to illuminate the planetary history of multiplicity and difference. Richard Wright Bandung Conference The Color Curtain modernisms modernity postcolonialism translation studies ...