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Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387558-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8755-8
...4. ALIEN/NATION Re-Imagining the Black Body (Politic) in Williams and Walker’s In Dahomey ere it not for the consternation of British theatregoers, the Bert Williams and George Walker breakthrough black musical In Da- Whomey would not have been forced to begin...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394235-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9423-5
... Virgil emphatically notes, the living dead are specifi- cally politicized: they are the heretics, those who have spoken against the theological- political order and, most importantly, those who have done so from within that order.27 The heretics, as living dead, are those who spread...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385035-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8503-5
... of individuality has scarcely commenced.—Ernest Renan, The Future of Science, 1893 INTRODUCTION The Body Politic: Rationalizing Race mia carter and barbara harlow he scientific fascination and repulsion articulated by Ernest TRenan...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385035-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8503-5
... INTRODUCTION The Body Politic: Rationalizing Race mia carter and barbara harlow he scientific fascination and repulsion articulated by Ernest TRenan reflects many nineteenth-century scientists’ and philoso- phers’ ambivalent...
Published: 22 May 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395201-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9520-1
... Source magazine cover. In the Chocolate City, however, there were few political consequences for disparaging go-go, as class often trumped race—except, of course, during an election year. Yet at the time the city made arrangements to pay for Little Benny’s funeral, black working- and...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387480-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8748-0
...The Cultural Agency of Wounded Bodies Politic: Ethnicity and Gender as Prosthetic Support in Postwar Guatemala diane m. nelson pros-the-sis (präs’the sis) n. 1. [nl. fr. Gr. addition, fr. prostithenai to add to, fr. pros, in addition to +tithenai, to place, do] Med...
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
... dimensionality when it reneges on the contractual silence of its politicized position. Once it gives voice and language to its story from the discrete positionality that cultural and gender politics have enforced within the dimensions of our literary and cultural histories, the code of silence is broken. As...
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... as tropes of a political order presumably threatened by increasingly polarized social relations. The bicentennial’s cultural events created the conditions for the emergence, in symbolically charged public spaces, of bodies, voices, and memories often perceived as bearers of that social polarization...
Published: 27 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383888-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8388-8
... 5 The Masculinization of Mothering: The Oakland Black Panthers and the Black Body Politic There is an old African saying, ‘‘I am we If you met an African in ancient times and asked him who he was...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385462-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8546-2
... beatriz gonza´lez stephan On Citizenship: The Grammatology of the Body-Politic Beatriz Gonza´lez Stephan was born in Venezuela in 1952. A literary critic, she is a pro- fessor at Rice University in Houston, Texas. Her main titles include La historiografı´a literaria del liberalismo...
Published: 22 July 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382171-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8217-1
... v THE BODY AND THE STATE E. Michael Gerli Dismembering the Body Politic Vile Bodies and Sexual Underworlds in Celestina Por la filosomia es conocida la virtud interior. - Calisto...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379782-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7978-2
...The body politic Peter Murphy Human beings are cultural beings. Their practices and activities are structured culturally. This is as true of the practices and activities of the body as it is of any other dimension of the vita activa. The sum of cultural knowledge can be expressed...
Published: 27 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386490-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8649-0
... Karl Hefty Truth and Peace: Theology and the Body Politic in Augustine and Hobbes 6 One of them, the earthly city, has created for herself such false...
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
...Rescuing the Body Politic: Manifesto of a Military Coup On September 13, 1924, El Mercurio published this declaration by a junta com- posed of military officers who had attended a session of Congress to express their displeasure at its failure to pass Arturo Alessandri’s social...
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-092
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
...Women and Torture National Commission on Political Detention and Torture In a report commissioned by the democratic administration of President Ricardo Lagos in 2003, the “Valech Commission” documented the military regime’s wide- spread and systematic use of torture against Chileans...
Published: 31 July 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9093-0
... politics 6. What Is Political Philosophy? Contextual Notes étienne balibar Translated by Catherine Porter and Philip E...
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By Agon Hamza
Published: 06 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... in the critique of political economy: that Žižek’s work, rather than merely appealing to a certain Marxist politics to supplement the psychoanalytic field on the level of the social, enacts or performs an intervention into the question of the splitting of capital as a social relation. This...
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By Sherry B. Ortner
Published: 05 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399681-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9968-1
... CHAPTER 8 Politics ‘‘Hollywood’’ has been skittish about the representation of poli- tics in film at least since the House Un-American Activities Com- mittee (huac) hearings in the 1950s. With some important excep- tions—mostly involving one or another...
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By Stuart Hall, Bill Schwarz
Published: 16 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372936-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7293-6
... politicized atmosphere of the revived Socialist Club and formed our primary political constituency. A charitable reading would suggest that during this period I was 238 Politics busy repairing my backward, lopsided political education by put...
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By William H. Simon
Published: 20 December 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5