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Published: 26 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385677-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8567-7
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384182-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8418-2
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376361-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7636-1
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007401-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0740-1
... wilderness beyond the paved trail. Roadblocks and Reparations: Negotiating the Terms of Multiracial Coalition The particular class session that grounds this chapter explicitly traffics in Africa and Africanness more than any other Beginning Spanish class that semester, from Pan Dulce s elephant reference to...
Published: 31 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007517-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0751-7
... albeit con spic u ous perspective: where aesthetics meets politics. Yet, the aestheticization of security is not self- evident. After all, law enforce- ment officers patrolling the streets, broken- down doors and devastated 272 D ID IE R F A S S IN apartments, body scans and metal detectors, roadblocks...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-113
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... harborers of Christopher Dudus Coke, the don of Tivoli Gardens, who was being extradited to the United States on drug trafficking charges. Security forces entered Tivoli to arrest Coke, who evaded capture until a month later, when he was found in a roadblock outside Kingston. This image comes from...
Published: 08 September 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381440-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8144-0
... highlands and in the lowlands.18 The strategy of the indio permitido enshrines a reified, post- card image of the indigenous culture while preserving the unquestioned cultural hegemony of the mestizo-criollo elites in the daily fabric of social life. The roadblocks of 2000 shattered this comfortable and...
Published: 28 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012184-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1218-4
... since at least the early sixties, for it was bound up with what he saw as the main mission of communist politics to break through the roadblock posed by capitalism. In effect, those statements composed a refrain that would accompany the last phase of Mao s po liti cal career, imparting as well a key...
Book Chapter

By Savannah Shange
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007401-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0740-1
..., 107 12; racioscapes and, 130 38; reasonableness and, 131, 135, 137 38, 140 41, 145; referrals, 2, 78, 85, 85 86, 108, 108 9; roadblocks and, 64 65; school-to-prison pipe- line and, 47 48, 51, 53 56, 84; warm demander pedagogy, 71 72, 88; will- ful defiance and, 15 16, 65, 139...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
... auspices of Operation Stonegarden, which funnels federal dollars to counties near the border in the ser vice of national security goals, focusing specifically on anti- narcotics and anti- migrant smuggling efforts. Most often, this involved sheriffs deputies setting up roadblocks near the U.S.- Mexico...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-074
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... part of it all is that the government has failed to break us. I heard that there are roadblocks all over but today I see thousands of people here. It means they have failed and they are go- ing to fail. During all this period of confrontation, our parents who are fortu- nately...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-085
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... the avf force. As they drove in convoys through its capital, Mmabatho, the fascists fired indiscriminately at people in the streets. At a roadblock three awb men got involved in a shoot out with rebel soldiers and policemen. That night the world saw on television their last moments, as the...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021223-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2122-3
... roadblocks, conducted drug swoops and made such free use of the Sus charge that it unwittingly contributed to its eventual repeal. The officer in charge, Assistant Commissioner Kelland, is reported to have declared the operation to be highly successful, leading to a drastic reduction in crime and, no doubt...
Published: 18 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012528-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1252-8
..., forcing his retreat to the local military base. In response, the cattle- men blockaded the entire region, hoping to stall cadastral activities until after Santa Cruz had held its illegal autonomy referendum. At these roadblocks, ranchers demanded identity cards of all who tried to pass, reportedly interro...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012061-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1206-1
... election of Donald Trump in 2016. Trump did initially endorse a plan to privatize the US air traffic control system (before backing down in the face of opposition from his rural base), and his secretary of transportation, Elaine Chao, clearly telegraphed her desire to remove gov- ernment roadblocks and...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... attempted to haul heavy equipment to the summit and while decisions on two appeals were still pending workers were met by dozens of kia i who had had enough. This time, however, the kia i had fashioned their own roadblocks and checkpoints, shifting the discourse from angry Hawaiians to the question of...
Published: 29 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007029-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0702-9
... provinces in southeastern Anatolia, only to later realize that their reward came in being selected to replace the eliminated Armenians as a roadblock to Turkey s modernist aspirations. The subsequent leader of the new Turkish repub- lic General Mustafa Kemal s (Ataturk) conception of a modern Turkish nation...
Book Chapter

By Deborah A. Thomas
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007449-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0744-9
... men. Along with the others, Shawn was taken to one of the roadblocks clos- ing the entrances to Tivoli Gardens and was ordered to empty the sandbags that had been placed there by Coke s supporters. A truck pulled up, and the men were instructed to climb in the back. They were taken to the Denham Town...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-077
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... We’re in Pietermaritzburg, staring at something the police have seized: a trunk full of human body parts and testes, cut out of corpses by a gang of African holy warriors for use in potions to give their side victory in the struggle for fundamental change. We’re at a roadblock near Soweto...
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005605-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0560-5
... film canons and histories, so why have Af- rican American home movies been noticeably absent from the recurring conversation in cinema scholarship surrounding black self- representation? Their neglect, to date, is in large part due to roadblocks created by orphaned material, a lack of funding for...