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Published: 12 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7389-6
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373575-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7357-5
...What She Did Not Say spill (v) informal reveal (confidential information) to someone. “He was reluctant to spill her address.” SYNONYMS: reveal, disclose, divulge, blurt out, babble, betray, tell, blab “He’s spilling out his troubles to her.” For Phillis Wheatley sits facing pane...
Published: 04 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387770-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8777-0
...‘‘You Say You Want a Revolution Well . . . Let me put my own cards on the table at the beginning: I speak not as a latter-day Luddite, but as someone who finds informa- tion technology in higher education intriguing and powerful in many ways. My own Duke...
Published: 15 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390275-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9027-5
... CHAPTER TEN • Historians Have Their Say Auburn’s Advertiser-Journal, where Earl Conrad worked when he was known as Earl Cohen, a local boy with aspirations of becoming a jour- nalist, made much of his participation...
Published: 28 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376521-098
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7652-1
...The Catholic Bishops Say No to the Dictator The Five Bishops of the Dominican Republic The Catholic Church supported the Trujillo regime for three decades. However, to- ward the end of his rule, when violence began to spill into the corridors of the Church to an extent that could not be...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-108
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
...Today We Understand and Can Say No Lorenzo Muelas The U’wa, a small indigenous community living in the foothills and mountains of eastern Colombia, have resisted oil drilling and mineral resource exploitation in their ancestral lands for over two decades. In the early 1990s, Los Angeles...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
...We Were Not Able to Say That We Were Jewish Paul Hané From the colonial period, marked by explicit exclusions and by the presence of the Inquisition, through the twentieth century and into the present, anti-Semitism has shaped Jewish life in Colombia. Jewish families who sought a...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
...CHAPTER IX How they say the sea was made There was a man called Yaya, whose name they do not know;51 and his son was called Yayael, which means son ofYaya.52 Because Yayael wanted to kill his father, the latter sent him into exile, and thus he was exiled for...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
...raya.79 They say that the first person in Coaybay was one who was called Maquetaurie Guayaba,80 who was the lord of the said Coaybay, house and dwelling place ofthe dead. CHAPTER XIII Concerning the shape they say the dead have They say that during...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
... Buya andAiba,l11 who they say was burned when there was war, and afterwards, when they washed him with yucaJ·uice, he grew arms, and his eyes reappeared, and his body grew Yuca was small, and they washed him with water and the aforesaid juice so that he...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... great sea or extremely remote and very strange regions. And so I believe that the proph- ecies dealing with Tarshish, since the spirit of prophecy includes all things, can often be true of things in the New World. chapter 15 * of the prophecy of abdias, which some say concerned...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... indians are wont to say about their origin It is not very important to know what the Indians themselves are wont to tell of their beginnings and origin, for what they relate resembles dreams rather than history.∞ Commonly there is a great deal of information among them, and much...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... that they had spent a great deal of time on this already and were in great danger, and so they returned to Chile and Peru without having passed through the strait. chapter 12 * of the strait that some say exists in florida Just as Magellan found the strait that...
Published: 24 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387718-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8771-8
... INTRODUCTION What to Say about Nature’s ‘‘Speech’’ Yrjö Haila and Chuck Dyke A NEWBORN BABY CANNOT SPEAK. Yet the communication between baby and mother, conspicuously between human babies and...
Published: 01 May 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8432-8
... IntermezzoHear Say Yes 4 Hear Say Yes in Piglia La ciudad ausente, Posthegemony, and the ‘‘Fin-negans’’ of Historicity Politics has become a practice that decides what a society can not do. Politicians are the new philosophers: they decree what can be understood...
Published: 01 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384328-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8432-8
...IntermezzoHear Say Yes 4 Hear Say Yes in Piglia La ciudad ausente, Posthegemony, and the ‘‘Fin-negans’’ of Historicity Politics has become a practice that decides what a society can not do. Politicians are the new philosophers: they decree what can be understood by...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... visit to the USSR, saw considerable progress in bilateral human rights issues, some of which the author describes from his own involvement. chapter 14 ​• uess “I G I Should Say Michael” The Turn in US-­Soviet Relations The Geneva summit seemed to have launched US-­Soviet relations...
Published: 14 December 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380160-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8016-0
...If China Can Say No, Can China Make Movies? Or, Do Movies Make China? Rethinking National Cinema and National Agency Chris Berry Writing about national cinemas used to be an easy task: film critics believed all they had to do was construct a linear historical narrative describing the...
Published: 14 December 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380160-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8016-0
...Can One Say No to Chineseness? Pushing the Limits of the Diasporic Paradigm Ien Ang illiam Yang was born in and grew up in Dimbulah, a small mining Wtown in northern Queensland, Australia.Today a celebrated photogra- pher working and living in Sydney, he is presented—classified—as ‘‘a...
Published: 24 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383659-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8365-9
...∞. Valley Groves ‘‘Normal. I’d say I’m just . . . normal PP: How would you describe your group of friends? Billy: Normal. We don’t smoke or drink or anything and [we] wear clothes we would call normal. PP: And what is that? Billy: Not oversized, baggy clothes like the skaters...