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Published: 20 December 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382256-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8225-6
Published: 13 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372493-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7249-3
Published: 29 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395744-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9574-4
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... Inspired by botany and Deleuze and Guattari’s notion of the “rhizome/rhizomatic,” which emphasizes the creative, underground, multiple, and sometimes contradictory, Jafari S. Allen proposes “black/queer rhizomes.” The rhizome is the mode of propagation and sustenance for plants. Allen draws on...
Published: 20 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373254-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7325-4
... This chapter addresses the political urgency of today. Drawing sustenance from diverse thinker-activists such as Naomi Klein, Gandhi, Wangari Maathai, Bruno Latour, and Pope Francis, the chapter explores how an active pluralist assemblage can be built from constituencies that diverge in regional...
Published: 24 July 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1224-5
...- Amherst, where I had the plea- sure of working from 2011 to 2019. Thanks to my new colleagues at Vander- bilt, especially Dana Nelson and John Geer, for making me and my family welcome here too. I am also grateful for the spiritual sustenance provided by Pastor John Faison, Alethia Faison, and the...
Published: 01 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1029-6
... sustenance, Ro- salind Morris for brilliance, Brian Larkin for inspiration, and Jeremy Stolow for stalwart encouragement. Carlo Caduff and Angie Heo have been a source of friendship, spirited engagement with ideas, and support all the way. I have often asked myself whether I would be where I am now had they...
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By Jill Jarvis
Published: 10 May 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2141-4
... questions, offered refuge and sustenance, and celebrated with me at milestones throughout this long marathon: Cate Reilly, Francisco Robles, Brahim El Guabli, Kameron Collins, Gavin Arnall, Melissa Gonzalez, Jill Richards, Marta Figlerow- icz, Cajetan Iheka, Sunny Xiang, Robin Dembroff, Morgane Cadieu...
Published: 27 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... through vio- lence changed the very terrain of this book. The presence and work of these scholars at the beginning of my journey was invaluable and has been xviii Acknowledgments a well of sustenance. I must also thank Kari Dehli, Sherene Razack, and the late Roger Simon for their generosity and time. I...
Published: 07 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0742-5
..., Betty Schmitz, Keoke Silvano, Tey Thach, Cicero Delfin, and Muhamed Manh- sour have always supported my work with students in their own ways; I am most grateful for your warm sustenance over the years. I want to honor the guidance and friendship of people I worked with from my other offices at the...
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By E. Patrick Johnson
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007241-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0724-1
... fresh grease all of this before following the beeline to the anther to receive the flower s offering of pollen in exchange for fertility. She gorges on history s nectar, her proboscis primed at the ready for each sugary sip of sustenance; her legs arched back in time, she brushes her hair on pollen...
Published: 01 January 2000
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7764-1
... analysis and multi tiered sustenance. And thanks to New York buddies Sarah Bassett, Barbara Browning, Jayati Lal, Peggy Phelan, Aaron Retica, Peter Secor, and John Wojda for an array of intangible, indisputable benefits. For help with the illustrations, I am much obliged to Natalie Fried• man and...
Published: 06 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0567-4
... not want to acci- dentally slight any member of a department that I am so proud to be a part of. Outside of my department but still at uc Davis, Liz Constable, Sarah Giordano, Ari Kelman, and Rana Jaleel have all been ballasts. I ve felt great intellectual sustenance from c19, the Society of...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... very ancient seafaring to the Americas is the amazingly well-preserved archaeological site called Monte Verde, in the remote Patagonia region far in the south of Chile, which is at least 12,500 years old, and perhaps even older.2 The Chinchorro people of Chile drew their sustenance from the sea. They...
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By Janet Carsten
Published: 26 July 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0569-8
... research, and to her and Professor Dato Dr. Rashi- dah Shuib for offering affiliation to kanita at Universiti Sains Malaysia. Dato Dr. Hjh Wazir Jahan Begum Karim and Dato Dr. Hj. Mohd Razha Rashid provided intellectual sustenance, warm hospitality, and the benefits of long friendship to me and to my...
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-027
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... inventive and experimental modes of treatment. You turn your back on the garden for a moment and the weeds take over. Yet that moment when you are gone, a moment of vacation and adventure, gives you the energy to weed, and replant, and turn the weeds into sustenance for the com- post heap or the body. Next...
Published: 29 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005339-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0533-9
... invisible . . . desires vis i ble and thus provide herself (and the larger queer community) with sustenance to survive. Does Sedgwick s taste for overreading, then, mean that she is not a close reader? To the contrary, in Tendencies Sedgwick insists that close reading is essential to her ability to...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-089
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...387 The Compleat Angler Izaak Walton Unlike fishing for sustenance and as a livelihood, fishing for recreation is an entirely different pursuit. Leisurely angling has been a contemplative and engaging pastime for centuries. The verb to angle derives from the German noun Angel, meaning a fishing...
Published: 27 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0901-6
...- progress workshops on matters related to South Asia. Jo Park, J. C. Cloutier, Tsitsi Jaji, Ian Fleish- man, Emily Steinlight, Heather Love, and Pearl Brilmyer have provided the intellectual companionship and affective sustenance necessary to keep produc- ing scholarship. Two research collectives...
Published: 25 September 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1227-6
... McMahon for their careful edits. I am particularly thankful to the anonymous reviewers who invested time to thoughtfully and rigorously engage with my writing. Their generous feedback made the book so much better. Lastly, this book would have been inconceivable without my family s love, sustenance, and...