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Published: 05 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002192-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0219-2
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012962-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1296-2
... 69 emphasizes spontaneity; the improvisation of shouts, calls, and moans; and the radical variations that are always incomplete and ongoing. Johnson be- lieves that the spirituals demonstrate how a slave could own any moment in song; one of the most telling aspects of ethnographic witnesses to slaves...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-063
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... per broadside, Wind astern and sails filling Not cutting through the sea, but flying, A full-rigged brigantine: A pirate ship that s called The Feared, for her ferocity, Known all across the sea From shore to shore and in between. The moon on ocean s surface shines, In the canvas moans the breeze, And...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... ble. Though there are many con temporary Indigenous Pacific artists I could write about here, this chapter focuses on two Polynesian artists, Yuki Kihara (S moan) and Adrienne Keahi Pao (Kanaka Maoli).8 I chose these artists because each pre sents compelling visual repre sen ta tions and per- for...
Published: 07 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007425-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0742-5
... practices), which he sugested were far more impor tant and mean- ingful to his life as a student. The second quotation, from Ju nior, our mixed S moan and Filipino American student who was a ju nior student at that time, is taken from a study abroad class I conducted in the Philippines, where a good number...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... daughter was Kahalaopuna. Kahalaopuna was killed by her husband, who believed she had been unfaithful. Out of grief, her mother became the rain known as ua Kuahine of M noa and her father became the wind called makani Kahaukani and a hau tree. The tree moaned in grief whenever royalty died.3 It is also...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... allotted to her amongst men and undying gods the whisperings of maidens and smiles and deceits with sweet delight and love and graciousness. Homeric Hymn 6, to Aphrodite To Sea-set Kypros the moist breath of the western wind (Zephryos) wafted her [Aphrodite] over the waves of the loud-moaning sea in soft...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-041
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... read Really the Blues for firm history; the internet lets one no- tice that Blind Lemon Jefferson s Black Snake Moan, which Mezzrow said he spent a day listening to in 1923 with the leader of the New Orleans Rhythm Kings, was recorded years later. A key early scene is set at a Black nightclub to...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... cadence of blather and beat, pages of vignettes, odds and ends of scholarship, bits of memoir, short bursts of sociology, apostrophes, epithets, moans, cackles, anything that came into my head. Kandy- Kolored and its sequel, The Pump house Gang, were studies 174 · PART IV in this incredible combination...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-166
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Armstrong on a 1957 Timex All- Star Show, the fa- cial gestures and dialogue as pivotal as the moaned gutturals and upturned brass. When Friedwald told us the place to capture original piano man Matt Dennis was performing his saloon song Angel Eyes in an Ida Lupino film, Jennifer, we could find the whole...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... inhabit together. 74 By arguing that M ori and S moans were not black (in the sense that Australian Aborigines and Papuans were understood to be), Tregear notably 60 chap t er 1 reinforces both antiblackness and a racial hierarchy among Indigenous Pa- cific people. Again, even as he is positively...
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372370-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7237-0
... a gallerywide multimedia installation called My Cathedral, which included ex- terior win dow light- box 2' × 3' enamel and resin paintings on Plexiglas and, entering the gallery, a 10' × 20' × 18' horseshoe- shaped apse of more images on translucent Plexiglas, a soundtrack of moans, and in a...
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7766-5
...-come out-Done strewed de news Seven-po' chillun, Moan deat' house blues. Seven-po' chillun moanin' deat' house blues. Seven nappy head wit' big shiny eye All boun' in jail and framed to die All boun' in jail and framed to die. Messin' -white woman Snakely-in' tale, hang an' burn...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-050
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... gendarmes quickly grabbed the petrified men and, with the ten ropes they had brought, tied them tightly together by their forearms. Then, in the midst of the moaning and shouting of the women, they walked out in order to capture the carpenters too. Corvée Labor and the Caco Revolt 195 I interceded in their...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-063
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... bursts of sociology, apostrophes, epithets, moans, cackles, anything that came into my head. Kandy- Kolored and its sequel, The Pump house Gang, were studies ...
Book Chapter

By Rachel Zolf
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021551-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2155-1
...! holds an exclamation mark that makes no sound when you add it but bears a scream, moan, shriek, sob, song at the thresholds of language and meaning. Zong! bears a hauntological disposition that appears perhaps most strikingly in its last section, E.bo.ra, in which a random printing error, a spectral...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... through a focus on con temporary Indigenous art of the Pacific. In chapter 6, Regen- erating Indigeneity: Challenging Possessive Whiteness in Con temporary Pacific Art, I look at the work of Yuki Kihara (S moan), and Adrienne Keahi Pao (Kanaka Maoli), and the strategies they each use to critique the...
Book Chapter

By Maile Renee Arvin
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
..., 40 Hodges, William, 2 H k le a voyage, 7 306 Index Holocaust: S moan German diaspora and, 70 homophobia: social impact of, 18 19 Honolulu Star- Advertiser, 180 81 Honolulu Star- Bulletin, 5 6 Ho ohokulani (goddess figure), 230 31 Ho ohuli, Josiah, 136 Ho omanawanui, Mel, 136 Ho opi i, Richard Kealoha...
Published: 07 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007425-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0742-5
... obtained his PhD and became a college professor in California. Ooh, that s a trick question, huh, he smartly replied, paused, then continued: Of course, I m a Pacific Islander! I m Polynesian. I m S moan. I was born on the islands, and I was raised in island ways. But yeah, I wouldn t call it just natu...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... breath in me. we. here now so. let it be.2 205 us? we let the whales name us. deep with their moaning. we put our ears underwater and knew. we let the whales name us with their heat, their light, their bones around us. the smell of them, our need, our names were true. us? it was the turtles named us...