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Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
...fIfteen Introduction to Messages to the World: The Statements of Osama bin Laden | 2005 Although Osama bin Laden has become a legendary figure in the West, not to speak of the Arab world, the body of his statements has till now never been avail- able to the public. Occasional fragments are cited...
Published: 15 November 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390169-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9016-9
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... of Osama bin Laden and the nation’s response to the news. McMullen frames Butler’s thoughts with her own theory of the improvisative, an idea inspired by Butler’s thinking but with a focus on the potential for agency. ...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... of Osama bin Laden as a point of departure, this essay considers how racialization from above transmutes the temporality of warfare through notions of preemption and endurance, recalibrates Orientalist imagined geography through recast concepts of proximity, and fixates on the capacity for precision...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... of racialization on the ground, both in the United States and abroad. Taking the killing of Osama bin Laden as a point of departure, this essay considers how racialization from above transmutes the temporality of warfare through notions of preemption and endurance, recalibrates Orientalist imagined geography...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-441
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
..., MI: Macmillan Reference. (Ed. and intro.) Messages to the World: The Statements of Osama bin Laden. Translated by James Howarth. London: Verso. (Coed. with miriam cooke) Muslim Networks from Hajj to Hip Hop. Chapel Hill: Univer- sity of North Carolina Press. 2006 The Qur an: A Biography. New York...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
.... Nowhere is this am- bivalence more center stage than in gender inequities perpetuated by po liti cal Islam s implementation of shari a at the level of the body and the ascent of 230 part iv Osama bin Laden as both the leader of al- Qa ida and the inspirational force behind 9/11. The second essay...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-463
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
...: The Statements of Osama bin Laden, edited and introduced by Bruce B. Lawrence, translated by James Howarth (London: Verso, 2005), xi xxiii. chapter 16. Bruce B. Lawrence, Muslim Engagement with Injustice and Vio lence, in The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Vio lence, edited by Mark Juergensmeyer, Margo Kitts...
Published: 16 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012016-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1201-6
..., in the up- per level of the gallery space, was a provocative miniature sculpture by Pales- tinian artist Osama Zatar showing three computer- enhanced figurines placed at equal distance from one another on top of a stand (figure 10.4). All three were self- portraits, with the one in the center kneeling...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-033
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
... to Messages to the World: The Statements of Osama bin Laden. The multivalence study of the Qur an in dif er ent time periods, its ceremoni- ous and unceremonious uses in dif er ent places and by a variety of people, Law- rence argues, allows for appreciating the im mense possibilities that inhere in the text...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-167
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... thing that hip- hop touches is trans- formed by the encounter, he wrote, in the manner of a cultural studies academic, especially things like language and brands, which leave themselves open to con- stant redefinition. He stressed a lyric that compared Reagan to 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden, wrote...
Published: 16 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385516-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8551-6
... of lower Manhattan covering everything in ash, dirt, and an acrid smell on an other- wise sunny, crystal-clear-blue-sky day. Other Kinds of Airdrops and Journeys Interrupt In response, after issuing ultimatums to the Taliban government in Af- ghanistan to hand over Osama bin Laden, Ayman al-Zawahiri...
Book Chapter

By Michael M. J. Fischer
Published: 16 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385516-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8551-6
... (War): In the Land of the Mujahed- din, 268, 314, 345, Kabul Diary (Tsuchimoto), 423n10, Return to Afghanistan (Pariza and Jay), 327, 422n10, Smile and Wave (Jongbloed), 422n10; narrative films: Fire Dancer (Wassel), 423n10, Osama (Barmak), 315, 338, 347, 349, 350 political leaders: Karzai, 344; Mas...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... Williams, The Divided World On May 2, 2011, Osama bin Laden was discovered by a US Special Forces military unit to be hiding in a compound on the outskirts of Bilal Town, an affluent suburb of Abbottabad, Pakistan. A team of twenty- three US Up in the Air 45 Navy seals from the US Naval Special Warfare...
Published: 22 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012849-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1284-9
.... war on terror. 32 She explains that in the cases of Osama bin Laden and Saddam Hussein, images in popu lar culture portrayed both figures as monstrous by association with sexual and bodily perversity, associations which encompassed homo sexuality and failed monogamy or an Oriental- ist version...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... at- tacks, including its director, Osama bin Laden, the U.S. has had the ability to declare an end to the War on Terror at any time. Similarly, the U.S. could adopt the findings of its own climate scientists and mobilize a significant new collective response to global warming, taking on toxicity...
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
...CONCLUSION Between Black Lives Matter and Donald Trump On the biggest threats to America . . . [Jerry] Falwell Jr. said: Osama, Obama, and yo mamma, and since Osama bin Laden is dead and President Obama has just six months left in office, the only thing left is is to tell Chelsea s mama, you re...
Series: a Social Text book
Published: 21 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389804-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8980-4
... debts and absent causes to a missing communism Small wars were always considered the hot spots of the world; now they were supposed to light the way as well. For a foreign policy as content with freedom fighters as with internal purges of political parties, anti-communism was the pre-linkage of Osama...
Book Chapter

By Christopher Tounsel
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013105-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9170-7
... resurrection, 126; Sodom, 101 2; unity Cush (kingdom), 2 3, 105 10, 117 19, 141 and, 100; use of, 142 43. See also Israel, Daau, John, 104, 128 biblical Dak, James Gatdet, 131 bin Laden, Osama, 102 Danforth, John, 97 black liberation theology, 135 36 Dau, Isaiah, 129 blackness, 4 David and Goliath, 88 90, 98...