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Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381617-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8161-7
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381242-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8124-2
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397779-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9777-9
Series: New Americanists, New Americanists
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377641-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7764-1
... bad taste," stockyards, and railroad yards of New Heidleberg, Minnesota.42 The story pits this "full-blown," "flaxen-haired" (274) young woman against "Mr. Blue Ribbon" (275), owner of the Blue Ribbon Department Store and one of the richest men in town. From the start, her mode of taking...
Book Chapter

By Lauren Berlant
Series: Theory Q
Published: 29 October 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0533-9
...PLATE 1. Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Panda Alphabet Card: Letter C, date unknown. Collection of H. A. Sedgwick. © H. A. Sedgwick. PLATE 3. Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Untitled (Scarf), after 1996. Long, narrow, fringed wool weaving in orange, lavender, and green, using hand- painted kimono silk ribbons...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
...) and The Quiet Year (figure 16.2), both of which were initially re- leased in 2012. Her other works include Perfect (2006), Ribbon Drive (2009), and Dream Askew (2013, 2018). Through her designs, Alder challenges tra- ditional structures of storytelling. She develops narrative experiences that value...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-066
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... for a piece of ribbon to wear on their coats or a medal to wear on their coats some letters to come after their names or for the privilege of calling some big- wig by his first name, Hello, Bill! Hello, Charlie, how s the boy! or with a sinecure of office with access to travelling expenses or with some...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 08 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002246-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0224-6
... surface and similarity to a canvas. The composition consists of the image of a father holding a baby, with the other hand holding an older child. The mother is also pictured within the family. The figures were constructed of patchwork, with different colors of appliqued ribbon. That procedure defined...
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372370-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7237-0
..., native healers, paint ers, po liti cal leaders, social revolutionaries, community activists, musicians, and intel- lectuals? The names of these historical, seemingly largely- than- life, female superheroes are painstakingly inscribed throughout the mural on images of golden ribbons of fabric that tie...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... and not over so over again.15 142 ribbons. i would use ribbons to tie you through to me, just retie care- fully. looping silk. i would use grass, or palm fronds, braiding, in- denting my hands. i would use twine if twine was what there was. i would use what there was to tie myself to you and get to where you...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... forever. what they wanted was to outrun death. so they chased us like the unchaste after lust. and retake the stakes. unshake the breaks. make out the fake open the ache taste back our touch we must.10 188 we didn t have so much of what you call corsets. or access to ribbons and eyelets and gowns. under...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... (“ ‘Several’ has seven letters. ‘Many’ has only four and oddly enough has exactly the same meaning4 Mr. Burnett’s instructions to Mr. Biswas w­ ere notable, but what pierced me was Naipaul’s account that the single line that came to Mr. Biswas every time he wished to test a new ribbon...
Published: 16 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385516-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8551-6
... s Marriage of the Blessed (1989), Khos- row Sina i s In the Alleys of Love (1991), Ahmad-Reza Darvish s Kimia (1995), and Ebrahim Hatamikia s The Glass Agency (1997), The Red Ribbon (1999) and Ertefae Past (Low Heights [2002 and Jafar Panahi s Crimson and Gold (2003). These films hardly ever focus...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013167-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1316-7
... reproduced in antiblack, anti- African, gendered chattel relations of racial and civilizational dominance. Brennan Center Blue Ribbon: The Fallout of Unintended Consequences Notions of criminality and criminal threat can only be understood as deeply historical cultural- political productions...
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-037
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
... names; more disappeared without a trace. Of some I ve wondered, what might their work have become had money and critical attention been paid? There are so many coexisting tendencies in any given time. What is lost when the present reduces the past, ties it up with a ribbon so it can move...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-038
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... by Isaac Mendes Belisario, a Jamaican Jewish artist. It shows the masked and headdressed actor boy figure lavishly dressed in muslin, silk, satin and ribbons, the Jonkanoo band of fife and drums, and a crowd of onlookers. The participants and watching crowd include people of a range of skin colors...
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
... a title card describes as a ribbon dance. As they dance with these impro- vised ribbons, the mobile camera moves with them, a startling contrast to the tight, stable framings that immediately preceded this moment. During the runway sequence in episode 3, the wide shot along the row of sinks abruptly...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-097
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... with this invitation. Has the Movement managed to infiltrate all the media in the official voice of the newscaster? It is an invitation I cannot refuse. . . . In the bus a young man ties large gold, green, and black rosettes to their jerseys and pretty ribbons around their hats, and although Ouma [grand...
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 20 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386377-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8637-7
.... On the ridge behind them, dozens of peo- ple were relaxing in the sun, mostly women and children sitting by grave- sites, which they had adorned with colorful plastic ribbons, candles, and flowers. Several radios blared ranchera music from Mexico. The mood was festive, but it was nothing like the celebration...
Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
... are Monsterhearts (fig- ure 16.1) and The Quiet Year (figure 16.2), both of which were initially re- leased in 2012. Her other works include Perfect (2006), Ribbon Drive (2009), and Dream Askew (2013, 2018). Through her designs, Alder challenges tra- ditional structures of storytelling. She develops narrative...