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Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-109
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., but where highlanders also faced arduous tropical heat and disease. He ends up being recruited to stomp coca leaves, as part of the clandestine processing of cocaine paste, and consuming cocaine in order to keep up the intensive work-rhythm, before he leaves it all behind. ...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-044
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... mom get beat. I never understood why she put us through that, year after year. Then one day she overslept. I heard my stepdad hit the alarm hard to cut it of and yell, You forgot to get the damn kids up for school. He stomped into the kitchen. A few minutes later I hear, Bitch, get your ass up and...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-042
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
...88 37 When We Were Young I guess the little kid was lost in thought. At the Youth Detention Center, we sometimes stood for hours, waiting to get count right. Not this time. When the kid in the eleven spot said, Twelve, the stafer shouted, Hold the fuck up! He stomped over, grabbed the kid s...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-050
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... fightin But they went at it again. Silo pulled an ice pick. We re like, Eighty- six the ice pick or we ll do it for you, so he put it away and went back to fighting fair. 104 Voices in the Dark About then my mother stomped outside, yelling for us to leave the apartment complex. I barely managed a step...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-094
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... watching! You could be killed! Now, we both knew the gun towers wouldn t have noticed a door cracked open for half a second to release an insect, but he stomped of, saying, And I m not going through all that trou ble just so you can save a damn bug. Our spirits wilted. Just set him by the door, the...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... get stuck inside your charm. these are my arms, your shaking lungs. this is the way. these broken rungs. stretch out your bones, starfish. become.5 72 stomp until it become dance. stomp until it be. come dance. wake us with your feet. we live in your hips. wake us with your hips. we live in the ground...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-078
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... a second, looking around. Once the other kids realized what it was, some shrieked and climbed up on their chairs. The gator took of, scrambling around the room till it reached a wall. I was worried somebody might stomp on him, so I stayed nearby. The teacher screamed, then ran out of the room...
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By Alexis Pauline Gumbs
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... and every salt excretion, river rock and mud creature. i am training i am teacher i am truth. i am stomping, kicking, jumping, clapping. i am not surprised that this still happens. i am here, arrange it. i am here reclaim it. i am here with all your rage making the strange you need to change it.4 ...
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... Sabrina on her perch, shivering and shaking, si- lenced. With the aid of a broomstick I edged the possum out. He slipped down 10 chapter 4 the ramp to the ground, gliding with greater elegance than the hens ever do; they slither and hop and stomp down the ramp to freedom every morning. I had to chase the...
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-097
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... first impulse was to stomp back and fight right then. But the officers were watching. As our cell doors slammed shut a few seconds later, I was in a total rage. I had been raised in an abusive home where I was verbally and physi- cally beaten daily. We lived in a violent neighborhood that tested my...
Published: 02 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
.... When the kid in the eleven spot said, Twelve, the stafer shouted, Hold the fuck up! He stomped over, grabbed the kid s jumpsuit, and screamed into his face, Your goddamn number is eleven! Eleven! Count again! We got all the way to twenty- three. Then silence. The stafer started yelling again...
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By Saiba Varma
Published: 02 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012511-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1251-1
.... a- z - d ! Thump, thump. Chants and stomps demanding freedom ricochet off the walls of the hospital. The clinic reverberates with the two- step. And the well- meaning delegation is driven away. ...
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By Ashon T. Crawley
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009306-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0930-6
... double, always more than double, if doubled then a continuous unfolding of plurality. The abruptness in He Set Me Free is measured by how the one man stands and stomps, by how the one woman stands and claps and spins and sits all in one sorta fluid non- divisional mood and movement by how the other...
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By Rudolf Mrázek
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007364-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0736-4
... modern times. The things of the life before were to be squeezed into trunks, handbags, and backpacks, and into pockets, too. All the modernity (as far as the modern had developed at the time and at the moment of each Jew s life) had to be stomped, crammed in. Clothes for all seasons. Emigrant luggage...
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012566-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1256-6
... crash down at any moment, and performing a weird, sonic medley by blowing into jugs the character demands applause. She gets quite a bit of applause but is not satisfied with it. Eventually, she is still demanding applause long after the performance is over. While she stomps menacingly at the edge of...
Published: 09 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012740-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1274-0
... (110). Although cap i tal ist ideo- logues insist that capital flows, Tanaka disagrees, hinting that it stomps and slays like a Superpredator. Only water flows. The course of unimpeded water in oceans and rivers is unpredictable, as we saw earlier in the case of the upper Yangzi in China. Water is...
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By Maureen Mahon
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012771-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1277-1
... magnetic stage presence that journalists have celebrated. Writing in the New York Times Magazine, Joe Rhodes stated that when she hits that first big unrestrained note her face contorted as if possessed or a thun- dering chord on her Gibson, stomping and quaking, preaching and confess- ing, her jaw...
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... shirt pocket, then discarded it by the stage, returned without shame to say, “Th omas is singing, ‘Money, money. Everybody wants money. Give us money. We need money.’ ” A shirtless drunk came stomping over and made me hold his hand while we danced. Anton in- terrupted this absurd tango to say...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... as an agricultural settler ( colonizador ) to the subtropical lowlands, where land was available, but where highlanders also faced arduous tropical heat and disease. He ends up being recruited to stomp coca leaves, as part of the clandestine processing of cocaine paste, and consuming cocaine in order...