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Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
...I N T R O D U C T I O N The Black Shoals shoal, n. and adj. n. A place where the water is of little depth; a shallow, a sand- bank or bar. adj. of water, etc.: not deep; shallow ex. The boat could not come to land the water was so shoale. The year 1441 is a palindrome. The date s symmetry, doubling...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... Among works depicting coastal and insular United States in the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC is Poppies (Isles of Shoals) , painted by Childe Hassam in 1891. Poppies is a quiet reminder that America is an archipelago—a revelation, perhaps, since to think about both the United...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
..., encounters the Native/Indigenous subject? What grows, takes shape, and emerges at this place? This project has been a conjuring of these co- ordinates. Black life at the space of the shoal becomes complicated and at times unfamiliar. The old woman of Caribbean history engaged in the morn- ing ritual of...
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By Tiffany Lethabo King
Published: 27 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... road on my left (to my east) called Flat Shoals.13 Once I get to Flat Shoals, I can take it across Glenwood Avenue all the way to where Flat Shoals runs into Bouldercrest. When I take Flat Shoals I always have to watch carefully and reduce my speed to be ready for young folks racing across the street...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-031
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... striving with the numerous shoals of porpoises to see which could do the most harm to the fishing interest by robbing the fishermen of the greatest amount of bait. But every year since the shoals of menhaden have decreased in number, so that while the fishermen begin to find the price of bait oppressive...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... shaped by imperial and postcolonial processes and imaginaries. “Archipe-logics” study the structures of worldwide entanglements and seek the poetics of Relation. Among works depicting coastal and insular United States in the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC is Poppies (Isles of Shoals...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-045
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
..., shoals, banks, and coral reefs that extend to the northwest, this total number climbs to twenty­ one main islands that make up our homeland. The entire Hawaiian archipelago represents the longest and oldest chain of islands on Earth. Existing over 70 million years, it represents the full range of...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
... Amsterdam edition of Mare Clausum (1636). Courtesy of Imaging Ser vices, Huntington Library, Pasadena, CA. Hugo Grotius, Free Seas, and Herring 203 was the mother- trade in the economy of the newly established Dutch Repub- lic. Migrating shoals of herring, like armies or armadas, were impor tant to the...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... Among works depicting coastal and insular United States in the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC is Poppies (Isles of Shoals) , painted by Childe Hassam in 1891. Poppies is a quiet reminder that America is an archipelago—a revelation, perhaps, since to think about both the United...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... invited into a dialogue and relationship with Lurch, a Toronto- based painter, sculptor, and arts educator. More important, I was invited to partake in the process of learning a different way to see, think, and perceive. Rather than pull away, I decided to be led by the tide toward the final shoal of this...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... N O F 1757 Attending to the morphing nature of the shoal necessitates a supple vigi- lance. Shoals in the ocean emerge in multiple places. They are also in con- stant movement and change shape. The first movement of the shoal in this chapter traces how Black and Indigenous life or, as McKittrick...
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By Kevin Fellezs
Published: 06 December 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0741-8
... open tunings K puka a clear place or oasis within a lava bed where there may be vegeta- tion; variation or change of form (puka, hole), as a calm place in a high sea, deep place in a shoal, opening in a forest, openings in cloud formations Koko blood K kua help, aid, assistance Konohiki headman of an...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... errancy that de Brahm did not intend. The 114 Chapter Three paranormal doubling here harkens to Katherine McKittrick s something else of Black life as a surplus of anti- Black violence. This bricolage or shoal functions as an alternative geography that represents Black embodiment as states of flux...
Published: 27 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
...A C K N O W L E D G M E N T S As the shoals emerge as a process of accretion over time, this project has also come into form due to the individual and collective contributions of so many people and divine creative forces. I have so many people to thank. I want to acknowledge the vibrant community...
Published: 18 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012023-371
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1202-3
... Sexuality Studies and affiliate faculty in the Department of African American Studies at Georgia State University. Her book The Black Shoals: Ofshore Formations of Black and Native Studies (Duke University Press, 2019) focuses on when, where, and how Black studies and Native studies have been in dialogue...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... that conquest is a past sin committed for the greater good. The presumably Black actors, or agents acting in the name of Black life, deface Columbus, as well as open up the possibility of contending with the ongoing violence of conquest. The defacement as performance simul- taneously shoals...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-041
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007470-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0747-0
... and to rescue citizenship from the rocky shoals of state policies aimed at exclusion, death, and the diminution of rights. Our focus on necrocitizenship does just that. On the US- Mexico border, activists and politicians have challenged the national drive to construct walls, intensify militarization...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... linking Europe, the New World, Africa and Asia in a single voy- age. Ibn Majid must have died soon after that date, his life spanning the most critical century in the history of the ocean whose currents, winds, reefs, shoals, headlands, harbors, seamarks and stars he spent a lifetime studying. His most...