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Published: 18 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388135-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8813-5
...12 The Kingdom of God in America LANGUAGE OF FAITH, LANGUAGE OF NATION, LANGUAGE OF EMPIRE Religion has played a central role in American public life from the first settlement to the present day. In this chapter I want to consider one highly significant way in which religion has...
Published: 06 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388692-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8869-2
... chapter 12 indigenous minority-language media: s4c, cultural identity, and the welsh- language televisual community Ruth McElroy Because the United Kingdom was, at least until the Second World War, a global center...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399353-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9935-3
...Afterword: Painting and Language/ Painting Language My early career ambitions did not include following in the tradition of artists who write about art. In fact, my first important choice after college was to pursue studio art and to not pursue art history, my college major...
Published: 21 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393580-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9358-0
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
...4  GINARE YUNG LEE As Seen on the Internet The Recap as Translation in English-­Language K-­drama Fandoms The growth of online participatory cultures has produced vast arrays of digi- tized responses to popular media, the work of fans responding to the source texts and to each other...
Published: 25 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385134-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8513-4
... Fantasy on the Origin of Language A lingua tupi nunca foi objecto de estudos rigorosos no Brazil. [The Tupi language has never been the object of rigorous studies in Brazil.] —Arthur Neiva, Estudos...
Published: 20 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385226-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8522-6
... PART II Configuring the User: Articulating and Performing Masculinities 6 The Politics of Language: Changing Family Planning Discourse to Include Men The development of radical new...
Published: 30 March 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382362-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8236-2
... miracle.' Biblical quotes have been cited from the King James version to retain a traditional liturgical flavor, and there virtue appears as strength. The English language does not provide a workable alternative to motherto express the distinction our texts make between genetrix,the natural mother...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
..."Speaking with Names": Language and Landscape Among the Western Apache Keith H. Basso What we call the landscape is generally considered to be something "out there." But, while some aspects of the landscape are clearly external to both our bodies and our minds, what each...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398004-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9800-4
... INTRODUCTION The Forgotten Language of Sentimentality For as it is dis-location and detachment from the life of God that makes things ugly, the poet, who re-attaches things to nature and the Whole, - re...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398004-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9800-4
... PART ONE The ({Language which May Never Be Forgot)) GRAVE OF WARREN GOULD, DOVER COMMON CEMETERY, DOVER, VERMONT. "John Warren / Son of/John P. & Harriet / A. Gould, Died / April 6, 1843...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
...Language, Poetry, Culture, and Tamil Nationalism A. Jeyaratnam Wilson In this wide-ranging chapter from his book on Sri Lankan Tamil national- ism, A. J. Wilson describes how the religious awakening in the northern Jaffna peninsula—characterized by the Saiva...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-074
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
...Language and the Rise of Tamil Separatism in Sri Lanka Robert N. Kearney Perhaps no other issue has angered and alienated the Tamil minority more than the establishment of Sinhala as the official language of Sri Lanka and the concomitant restricted use of Tamil in official government...
Published: 21 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380726-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8072-6
... 5 Rewriting the body: renewal through language in the work of Rosario Castellanos i Man acts as if he were the shaper and master of language, while it is language that remains mistress of man. When this relation...
Published: 19 November 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382461-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8246-1
... Chapter 6 The Semiotic Mediation of Language and Thought Introduction Whenever the topic of relativism is brought up, Whorf's name is inevitably mentioned as an example ofa radical relativist. Yet a closer examination ofthat scholar's work and the tradition out...
Published: 26 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387961-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8796-1
...THE CINEMA AFTER BABEL Language, Difference, Power With Robert Stam The reality of language di√erence, the worldwide babble of mutually in- comprehensible tongues and idioms, entails consequences for the cinema that have yet to be explored. While contemporary theoretical work...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8805-0
...4 $ Can the Subaltern Sing? music, language, and the politics of voice [The Tamil music movement] gives sight to the blind, hearing to the deaf, a voice to the mute, a wake-up call to those who are sleeping. —Editorial in The Liberator (1943) In 1943 T.V. Subba Rao opened the annual...
Published: 19 October 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8616-2
... PART 2 Tai-Ahom: A Language and Culture of Emotion CHAPTER 4 Rationalizing a History Bhupen Hazarika, the most acclaimed poet/songwriter in postcolonial Assam, has created a rich...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... The Ramaseeana, or Vocabulary of the Thug Language captain william h. sleeman [Captain William Henry ‘‘Thuggee’’ Sleeman (1788–1856) served as chief agent under Lord William Bentinck, the governor-general of India (1833–35) and a famous reformer. Sleeman combined...
Published: 01 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384328-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8432-8
...Closure 1 The State of Things Passed Transculturation as National-Popular Master Language There is no more potent tool for rupture than the reconstruction of genesis: by bringing back into view the conflicts and confrontations of the early beginnings and therefore...