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Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399568-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9956-8
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... the possibility of trying on changing ideas about masculinity. The chapter depicts gendered lyrics, ways of improvising with them, principles of individual competition, and the specification of masculine affects in the praise names to which dancers improvise their moves. As sites of flirtation and courting, ngoma...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 10 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393337-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9333-7
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-101
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375067-081
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7506-7
Published: 07 October 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023449-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2344-9
Book Chapter

By Louise Meintjes
Published: 21 July 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... migrant labor courting and flirtation sensory immersion praise names ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... Cuba African-inspired praise bembé feasts origami fold becoming ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... In the countryside of central Cuba, African-inspired feasts conjoin West African, Kongo, and Catholic sources in a complex musical, theatrical, and affective praise style that prizes new shapes and new fates. This is an ethnographic encounter with the problem of mutually affirmed social...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... At the 2014 commencement address at Miami Dade College, Richard Brodhead praises the college for its history of providing opportunities and salutes its graduates. Miami Dade College Commencement address 2014 ...
Book Chapter

By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... Helene, trying to inspire Hettie after memoir rejection, sends inspiring quotes. Hettie takes job teaching at Sing Sing prison. Memoir revision is accepted by E. P. Dutton, praised by young readers. Helene’s brother Jack dies. Hettie reports March on Washington for abortion rights. In August...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... Western and traditional Indonesian concepts of beauty in literature. Pramoedya identifies and praises a quality in Wright’s writing that he defines as “bitter realism,” a refusal to allow the reader to respond sentimentally to the depiction of suffering and oppression. Pramoedya’s admiration for Wright...
Published: 01 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027188-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2718-8
... This chapter includes speeches that reflect on the state of higher education in the United States. One speech discusses the history of the creation of the Black studies program at Washington State University, while another praises women's colleges and emphasizes the need for universal education...
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027362-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
... exercises the performances for legitimacy. The former warden Mark Kawika Patterson and the Women's Community Correctional Center are the recipients of much public praise for the Kailua Prison Writing Project, and for the Prison Monologues in particular, which reinforces the redemptive notion of the “prison...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... The objects arousing emotional responses vary across countries, as João Biehl realized when he carried out his collective project on the judicialization of health in Brazil. While the country was praised worldwide for its management of the HIV epidemic, the multiplication of lawsuits by patients...