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Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390329-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9032-9
Book: Decay
Published: 23 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022039-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2203-9
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By Reiko Hillyer
... Inside-Out Prison Exchange prison ambassadors prisoner resistance social control Louisiana ...
Published: 07 June 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004493-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0449-3
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By Reiko Hillyer
... prisoner resistance mansion trusties life without parole rehabilitation Mississippi ...
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By Reiko Hillyer
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478025887-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2588-7
... impermeable, and that permeability has been both a vehicle for social control and a way for prisoners to resist such control. Following a description of a 1968 tour by “traveling ambassadors” from the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, the introduction explains how clemency, conjugal visits...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
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By Leanne Trapedo Sims
Published: 29 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
... resistance redemptive scripts poetry prison autobiography civic death ...
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478025887-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2588-7
... clemencies were controversial in part because the public had forgotten the long tradition of clemencies as commonplace. prisoner resistance mansion trusties life without parole rehabilitation Mississippi ...
... of resistance. Meanwhile, governors continued to release mansion servants, convicted of murder, as long as they complied with the requirements of deference and submission. prison overcrowding life without parole mansion trusties clemency Jim Crow As tough-on-crime sentencing lengthened prison...
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478025887-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2588-7
... lead to racial violence, and they appealed to stereotypes of black criminality to pass punitive legislation and abrogate decades of tradition. The foreclosure of clemency led to low morale among prisoners and acts of resistance. Meanwhile, governors continued to release mansion servants, convicted...
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027362-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
..., and counterperformativity of their writing. Poems about home, which appear in the prison publication Hulihia by the inside women at the Women's Community Correctional Center, serve as a political tool to counter the experience of dispossession in the carceral space to which they have been consigned. resistance...
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027362-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2736-2
... Chapter 1 begins with the complicated classroom space in which the Kailua Prison Writing Project is situated. Simultaneously resistant to and complicit with dominant carceral tropes, this program's refusal of the therapeutic script lives alongside the embrace of the therapeutic. The pedagogies...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... This chapter investigates the contemporary political, economic, and social conditions that are shaping emerging social movements, including trans resistance. It introduces the term “neoliberalism” to describe these conditions. It examines how social movements have conservatized in recent decades...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... repositioned on the shoreline, which may or may not open him to new forms of dwelling and resistance. A spatial restaging of Caliban traces a trajectory from the frustrated rebel who winds up on the porous ever-shifting beach in Aimé Césaire’s psychodrama to the “marroneur” Toussaint, who liberates himself...
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... debates about the value of: identity politics (or any form of politics); of essentialism; of the traditional family; of readings of the past and future, etc. feminism in East Central Europe resistance to feminism independent feminist movements East Central Europe post-1989 post-Soviet...
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By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... the opportunity of this public presence to challenge the conventional topic of resistance and assert that empowerment is not an end but a means. To the heroic discourse, which masks games of power and reproduces the attitude of the oppressor, he opposed the everyday practices of resilience. intellectual...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... through the materiality of space, this essay focuses on a geopolitics of the figure of Caliban in Antillean theatre. No longer the incarnation of nativist claims of sovereignty, Caliban is precariously repositioned on the shoreline, which may or may not open him to new forms of dwelling and resistance...
Published: 29 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389743-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8974-3
Published: 29 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389743-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8974-3