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Published: 01 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382416-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8241-6
Book Chapter

By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... of the conflict between factions on favela communities on the outside and how, in recent years, the authorities in Rio have opted to change the way they combat organized crime by occupying and securing urban territory through establishing Police Pacifying Units, or Unidades de Polícia Pacificadora. Comando...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375227-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
... This chapter explores the circulation and intertextuality of visual (photographs, films) literary (novels, poems), and human rights representations of birangonas from 1971 until 2001. It shows that these representations positively co-opted the birangona for the nation. But in the empirical...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... This chapter describes the paradoxical struggles of Mapfumo’s band and family during the early years of exile. The University of Ohio honors him as an “icon for liberty and justice,” even as band members opt to return home, dissatisfied with a meager life in America. Al Green proves a tough...
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059219-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5921-9
... suggests that the East offers important lessons regarding how liberalism prefigures fascist possibility. In compiling a genealogy of Romanian populist protest movements that have seen anticapitalist politics get co-opted by the anticommunist right, it charts the increasingly cramped space from which...
Series: Radical Américas
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373704-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7370-4
... with his predecessor. In the French context, Fanon phenomenologically tracks his own racialization and objectification, an institutionalized form of unreason. With no other choices, Fanon opts for Black identity—in the radically explosive form of self-assertion. Fanon centers this explosion within...
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5921-9
... important lessons regarding how liberalism prefigures fascist possibility. In compiling a genealogy of Romanian populist protest movements that have seen anticapitalist politics get co-opted by the anticommunist right, it charts the increasingly cramped space from which to foster anticapitalist organizing...
Book Chapter

By Nayanika Mookherjee
Published: 05 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
... positively co-opted the birangona for the nation. But in the empirical domain, the reality of the raped woman was expressed by ambiguity and she could only be represented after being made to exit from the narrative. Also, the narratives creating the birangona were inherently gendered and classed...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... and justice,” even as band members opt to return home, dissatisfied with a meager life in America. Al Green proves a tough player, keen to see that Mapfumo’s many past arrangements with record companies and distributors are being respected. Green’s generosity helps Mapfumo’s family to establish themselves...