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Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397748-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9774-8
Book: Castaway
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396208-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9620-8
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388418-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8841-8
Published: 19 April 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381631-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8163-1
Book Chapter

By A. Aneesh
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375715-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... real time? The riddle of communication is solved by showing how transnational business practices rely on the transmutation of cultural communication into global communication through the processes of neutralization and mimesis. Neutralization refers to attempts at pruning unwanted cultural particulars...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... This essay argues that Ambedkar’s conception of an Indian nation consisting of Puruskrut (privileged) and Bahiskrut Bharat (excluded India) helps us comprehend the riddle of nationalism and its ideological framework—the rhetorical claim for social equality that sustains spatial practices of...
Published: 14 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375210-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7521-0
... state that is riddled with corruption. Notwithstanding the fragmentation of knowledge and hazy legalities that department engineers themselves must navigate in providing water to the rapidly changing city, Mumbai residents remain convinced that the water department possesses complete knowledge and...
Published: 16 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385516-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8551-6
... power it is time for the Americans to play the game New York Times 19 Dec. 2001, sec. A, p. 35). Blind Owls and Jamshid s Cup: 2001: A Space Odyssey, the Freud-Nietzsche Couple And how could I bear to be a man if man were not also a poet [Dichter] and guesser of riddles and redeemer of accidents...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-113
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... surrogate, the movie star bread- winner who bragged about his cock size and by dumping him Nelson Riddle was said to have said taught him to sing a torch song. Comedian Shecky Greene: He couldn t control her or dominate her. So, in Kelley s account, he settled for dominating all other women, with vio...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-036
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
... working through a tough patch of writing or an archival dead end. There s no magic formula for balancing one s digital diet. Mostly, I think, it requires being honest with oneself about how social media makes one feel, especially when compared to how one feels cracking a research riddle or completing a...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... for more than half a century . . . it is so far in the lead that its rivals are not even in sight. And as lit er a ture the Child ballad itself was old testament poetry, whether altered like Lord Randal (see A Hard Rain s A- Gonna Fall ) and Riddles Wisely Expounded ( Scarborough Fair ) or kept...
Book Chapter

By Pamela Reynolds, Todd Meyers
Published: 16 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005520-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0552-0
... pregnancy, 92, 141, 154 proverbs, 8, 26, 71 Quayson, Ato, 171 questionnaire, 24, 108, 142, 145, 146, 150. See also survey Index 193 racism, 177 rapoko, 41, 45, 46, 182 resettlement, 5, 6 Rhodesia, Northern and Southern, 1, 3, 5, 6, 12, 15 riddles, 8, 11, 21, 24, 71, 82, 116 ritual, 13, 45, 57, 66, 67, 72...
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009207-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
... as a legitimate counternarcotics strategy is far from over given current geopolitical pressure from the United States to reinstate aerial fumigation of agrichemicals. HANDS RIDDLED WITH FUNGUS Thick fingers, nails cracked open. Dirt- caked knuckles inhabited by fungus, an extension of the hojarasca...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... poetry, whether altered like Lord Randal (see A Hard Rain s A- Gonna Fall ) and Riddles Wisely Expounded ( Scarborough Fair ) or kept intact to tone up festival per for mances and other arty- folksy poesy. But. Because Child never actually finished his own personal statement on the words he had...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... in Berlin genre profu- sion rather than confusion how he learned to think as much like a producer as an artist, abandoning the last remnant of the operatic impulse. Magee s conclusion that Berlin s output was as riddled with contradictions as the country for which he saw his work as a mirror...
Book Chapter

By B. Ruby Rich
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... of the Amazons, 46, Mann, Erika, 197-98 104; and Wollen, The Riddles of the Markopoulos, Gregory, 110 Sphinx, 73,104; "Visual Pleasure and Marks, Elaine, 194-95 Narrative Cinema," 2, 104 Martin, Angela, 159 Munoz, Susana, 278...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... 100 · I S A B E L H O F M E Y R to represent a universal history of humanity, linked to the mysteries of creation and the riddles of death. As Rose indicates, Aboriginal com- munities gave dingoes names, located them in a wider kinship struc- ture, and lavished as much ritual attention on dead dingoes...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... raged And the bodies stank.1 In the eyes of this courteous witness, whose name poses a riddle to us, his- tory shrivels to a longue durée. Bypassing the resurrection, it moves straight from the crucifixion to Anastasia she who is already resurrected in name. Her vain and prob ably phony screams...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... impulse. Magee s conclusion that Berlin s output was as riddled with contradictions as the country for which he saw his work as a mirror might have damned him for de cades. In the twenty- first century, it was a calling card. BROADWAY MUSICAL AS SUPERTEXT Edna Ferber, Show Boat, 1926 Begin with...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-043
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... surprised at the extent to which I am interested in these small naming issues. They are sometimes very amusing riddles. I admit that I find it very entertaining. If our Ticoq, TiCrabe, Tizo put me in a good mood, I positively chuckle in the presence of our Napoleons, who, annoyed at not resembling, even in...