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Published: 03 July 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395942-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9594-2
... Six • Playing Soldier and Going Native in Subic Freeport’s Jungle Tour The Cold War era, and in particular the Vietnam War, generated new militarized subjects and...
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391920-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9192-0
... Kathryn Metz 7. Pandillar in the Jungle Regionalism and Tecno-­cumbia in Amazonian Peru Tecno- bia thumped­cum throughout the neighborhood, its pulsating beats growing louder and louder as we circled the Complejo, a popular tecno...
Book Chapter

By Nick Henck
Published: 18 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389729-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8972-9
...11. A Jungle Wedding The following year, 1987, was an important one personally for Marcos. At a guerrilla encampment located in thick jungle he married a Tzotzil woman known by two noms de guerre, Yolanda and Ana María.¹ She was from Sabanilla, a Zapatista stronghold from the...
Published: 01 January 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8527-1
... RAIN FOREST AND JUNGLE SCOTT FEDICK IN SEARCH OF THE MAYA FOREST The ruins of soaring, vine-draped temples protrude above a tall, dense, tropical forest—remnants of a mysterious lost civilization of southern Mex- ico and Central America known as the Maya. This image of...
Published: 27 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383888-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8388-8
... 4 The New Man in the Jungle: Chaos, Community, and the Margins of the Nation-State The map of the savannahs was a dream. The names Brazil and Guyana were colonial conventions I had known from...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383475-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8347-5
... 9. jungle When the kings’ rule was finished, the wild animals and the whole jungle was finished, and nothing at all is left.—Amba Lal Loda, interview in Ghatiyali, 1993 In the concentric architecture of these spatially articulated chapters, jungle encompasses fields, fields...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Declaration from the Lacandon Jungle Zapatista National Liberation Army TODAY WE SAY ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! TO THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO: MEXICAN BROTHERS AND SISTERS: We are a product of 500 years of struggle: first against slavery, then during...
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386353-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8635-3
...CULTURE / sheet 227 of 524 22. Boyz N the Hood and Jungle Fever 7153 Wallace / DARK DESIGNS AND VISUAL The first time I saw John Singleton’s Boyz N the Hood, I was completely swept...
Published: 11 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394396-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9439-6
...i. Making a Garden 1. Nature’s Jungle, Empire’s Garden In 1836 nathan brown and his fellow American Baptist mission- aries journeyed up the Brahmaputra river into the remote recesses of Upper Assam. For over four months they lived in country boats beneath canopies of bamboo and...
Published: 24 July 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383987-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8398-7
... CHAPTER 5 Lost in the Media Jungle Tiana Thi Thanh Nga’s Hollywood Mimicry War as a succession of special effects; the war became film well be- fore it was shot. Cinema has remained a vast machine of special...
Published: 26 February 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392033-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9203-3
...‘‘Living in a Jungle’’ State Violence and Perceptions of Democracy in Buenos Aires RUTH STANLEY Systematic abuses of human rights and the weak hold of the rule of law are widely recognized as characteristic of many new democracies—and of numer- ous older ones. Such abuses reflect not...
Published: 21 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384601
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8460-1
Published: 02 December 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391968
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9196-8
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378471-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7847-1
Published: 16 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371762-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7176-2
... Epilogue The last telegram from our consul in Manaus, regarding the fate of Arturo Cova and his companions, verbatim: “Clemente Silva searched unsuccessfully for five months finding no trace whatsoever. The jungle devoured them.” ...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
...Bonampak Mural Unknown artists Dating to ad 750, Bonampak was a Maya site located in the Lacandon jungle in the present-­day Mexican state of Chiapas, close to the Guatemalan border. Unknown to academic scholars until Lacandon Maya guides took two us backpackers there in 1946, the...
Book: The Enemy
Published: 17 April 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389576-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8957-6
... insists on having her. Color is not invented yet, too late to prove to me those eyes were jungle green. Her diamond’s half-remembered glinting pink— she isn’t poor, reclining on the sand, not yet.The photograph, despite its flat and only half-discovered world, admits some cause for youthful hope...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-061
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... the paramilitary leader Carlos Castaño. The point of view of a captured police colonel is provided by the inclusion of a personal letter written by Luis Mendieta, who was held by the guerrillas in substandard conditions at jungle outposts for more than a decade. ...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
... dressed in “Indian” regalia, including feathers, headband, and bare chest, billing himself variously as Cacique Mangoré, the Prodigious Guaraní Guitarist, the Paga- nini of the Guitar from the Jungles of Paraguay, and the Aboriginal Soul That Sings on the Guitar, among others. This may have been a...
Book Chapter

By Nicholas De Genova
Published: 27 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387091-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8709-1
... CONCLUSION ‘‘They should call it ‘The Jungle,’ in place of the United States—The Jungle, right proclaimed Juanita, a migrant in her midtwenties from the small city of Cuernavaca. ‘‘Here you meet every kind of people—I’d call it, ‘The Jungle of All the Animals...