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Series: New Americanists
Published: 26 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383833-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8383-3
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 18 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012023-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1202-3
...INTRODUCTION Tiffany Lethabo King, Jenell Navarro & Andrea Smith Beyond Incommensurability Toward an Other wise Stance on Black and Indigenous Relationality The relationship between Native genocide and anti- Blackness has been articulated sometimes in terms of presumed solidarity or compari- son...
Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 31 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388722-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... This chapter examines the Panthers’ evolving gun politics. It contextualizes the BPP’s stance on armed self-defense as part of a nationwide conversation by black nationalists and elements of the New Left and traces the roots of the Panthers’ engagement with armed self-defense to the political...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7382-7
... with synthetic chemistry embedded in current modes of production and consumption. In this chapter a series of ethnographic “stopgaps” set in Chicago, New Delhi, and Venice examines the part that one key technology, the automobile, has played in cultivating this affective stance by bringing people...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373827-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7382-7
... chemistry embedded in current modes of production and consumption. In this chapter a series of ethnographic “stopgaps” set in Chicago, New Delhi, and Venice examines the part that one key technology, the automobile, has played in cultivating this affective stance by bringing people into an intimate...
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373216-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7321-6
... The concluding coda takes a stance against population as a useful concept. Climate change has recharged the concept of population within policy and politics. In contrast, the coda argues that population, as a concept for governing human fertility, is infused with racisms and dangerous...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... of multiculturalism in Norway, and the other accounted for an honor killing in a migrant family from Kurdistan. In such cases of polarized moral passions, the efforts to render the complexity of the situation and maintain a critical stance are met with suspicious or even hostile reactions from all sides...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... an effective ethical and political stance based on a logic of documentation that involves an act of witnessing one’s past failure “to see on time.” If the “crisis of witnessing” addressed in chapter 5 has do with the demand imposed on Palestinians to serve as witnesses of their own suffering, “the crisis...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374428-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7442-8
... by non-Indigenous bureaucrats, provide a narrative means to make plain the ways that Indigenous cultural practices can require a reflexive, even defensive stance vis-à-vis outside eyes. The conclusion suggests that these activities provide a fundamental rubric for understanding the radical mediatization...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... The introduction sets forth the relationship between language and historical imagination in the making of the Philippine nation-state and the U.S. Empire from the perspective of translation. Conceived as a practical act that entails an ethical stance, translation is as much about speech...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... Chodorow). Adding to this catalog of the mechanisms and motives for forgetting women activists, Snitow identifies another layer of difficulty: Women of the third wave had a principled stance against being remembered or lionized as individuals. Their values stipulated that no one woman should stand out...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375654-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7565-4
... the author’s research in Dutch New Guinea with Philippe Bourgois and Jeff Schonberg’s groundbreaking Righteous Dopefiend. The chapter finds ingredients of a more affirmative stance toward anthropology than usually associated with Writing Culture, one based on what Michel-Rolph Trouillot calls “an epistemology...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... to China’s 1910s New Culture and May Fourth movements and took inspiration from Nationalist Party leader Sun Yat-sen’s affirmation that Confucianism and industrial modernity could be fully compatible. Sun amplified this stance in United Front Canton. In the wake of Sun’s 1925 death, his most militantly anti...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
..., moʻopuna); as a way of approaching the world; as a way of approaching study of our indigenous past; and as a stance that supports the whole project of (re)establishing Hawaiian political and intellectual history. In “Moolelo Hawaii Kahiko,” Poepoe thus simultaneously examines works of moʻokūʻauhau...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012856-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1285-6
... herself put in quotation marks) can work toward a just future that refuses the production of differences by state structures. During the inter- view, the three women also clarified that their stance differed from those Subjects of Rights 39 who position the removal of certain constraints as a condition...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373469-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7346-9
.... Fernández countered by adopting a glamorous diva stance. Yet there is no doubt it was her voice’s powerful effect that made her into a pop music star internationally, and also the ideal symbol for the Popular Democratic Party in the 1950s and 1960s. This culminated in a career as politician, when she...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373551-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7355-1
... lesson of the trial of Duch is a recognition of the dangers of the sort of narrow articulations and effacing conviction that Duch and S-21 evinced and a recognition of the benefits of the alternative stance of “afacement,” or an openness and recognition of the other that seeks out complexity instead...
Book Chapter

By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... of witnessing, but this time by focusing on the perpetrators of violence. Examining two recent Israeli films, Waltz with Bashir (Ari Folman, 2008) and Lebanon (Samuel Maoz, 2009), this chapter explores their ability to generate an effective ethical and political stance based on a logic of documentation...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
... of Israeli critical research at the end of the twentieth century. It stresses how the dramatic change in Israeli po liti cal discourse of the past de cade required the retooling of an intellectual stance that could critically address its basic presuppositions: con temporary mainstream neonationalist...