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Published: 27 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384052-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8405-2
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-030
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027256-084
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9371-8
Published: 15 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385530-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8553-0
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387930-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8793-0
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387763-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8776-3
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... This chapter examines the “external” factors that fueled the scene’s overall growth, including the intertwined social networks connecting DJ crews, friends, peer-run student or church groups, middle-class parents and relatives, and Filipino community groups. Those networks formed the “social...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374763-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... This chapter examines the Greater Antillean routes in Díaz’s work to unveil how the Caribbean, a central site of the modern era’s most intense mobility of people, as a point of departure or destination, has given rise to diasporic formations. It places Díaz in relation to his peers...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
..., keyboards, or horns—essentially as an mbira band with bass and drums. The tour showcases Mapfumo’s versatility and capacity to adapt, but it is again fraught with financial mismanagement. The chapter portrays Mapfumo at a moment of relative isolation and vulnerability, having lost many peers. The death...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
... In her 2007 book Les Nouveaux blesses , Catherine Malabou stages an encounter between contemporary neuroscience and psychoanalysis that is without peer. She identifies a constituency she names as the “new wounded”; those whose brains are ineradicably changed as a result of brain damage...
Published: 08 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027775-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2777-5
... In The Half of It (2020), Ellie Chu, a young immigrant Chinese American girl and the sole Asian American in her school, grieves the loss of her mother. Her world, however, is largely determined by her relationships with her peers. A classmate, Paul Munsky, a gentle, white jock, pays her...
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059394-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5939-4
... Young people with cognitive disabilities often attend school alongside nondisabled peers. Once they leave school, many face the disability cliff, transitioning to nowhere, the title of a report describing the fate of many thrown into an underfunded and uncoordinated system after high school...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375883-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7588-3
... with his sexual “identity” and that has seen him as challenging both the racial and sexual prejudices of his missionary peers. It uses the Yate scandal to explore a series of overlapping debates about the ways in which missionaries should modulate intimacy, the consequences of certain types of sexual acts...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... in relation to his peers in the spectrum of Caribbean diaspora writers, stressing the figuration of Dominicanness in his fiction, the political implications of the author’s manner of representation of his national origins, and the significance of the image of Dominican society evoked by his works, in contrast...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Mapfumo at a moment of relative isolation and vulnerability, having lost many peers. The death of Bhundu Boys star Biggie Tembo and Mapfumo’s reaction are described. Back in Zimbabwe, Jonah Sithole, nearing his own death, rejoins the band for the third and last time. The chapter concludes with politics...