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Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397847-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9784-7
Series: Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012504-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1250-4
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By Jie Li
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 13 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012764-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1276-4
Published: 02 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027904-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2790-4
... This chapter explores common threads between the theological critiques of the Hebrew prophets in the Old Testament, the origins of Christianity, Marx’s critique of capitalism, and Latin American liberation theology atheism prophets theology creationism alterity ...
Published: 02 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027904-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2790-4
...” of theology in its biblical context, as reflected in texts from both the Old and New Testaments. This includes exploration from this perspective of Bartolomé de las Casas’s critique of the Spanish conquest of the Americas, the Sermon on the Mount and other biblical texts, and exposition of the bases...
Published: 02 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027904-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2790-4
... This chapter explores the emergence of “fetishism” as an expression of the “sacrificial logic” of theology in its biblical context, as reflected in texts from both the Old and New Testaments. This includes exploration from this perspective of Bartolomé de las Casas’s critique of the Spanish...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
... Through a close reading of the film Testament (1988), about a woman who makes a journey of return to Ghana after years of political exile, this chapter investigates montage strategies that are distinctive to the poetic handling of archival materials in the Black Audio Film Collective oeuvre...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374114-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... This chapter scrutinizes the American Cold War memories of the Asia-Pacific War that figured prominently in the impassioned dissension over the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s planned exhibit to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II. Simultaneously a testament...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 01 July 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059417-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5941-7
... materially and formally, to provide a kinetic and kinaesthetic experience of meaning. The paintings and films are each marked by a language of accretion and assemblage, both testaments to processes of flux and becoming, and together they perform the duties of a conduit. In this capacity, they become entry...
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By Jane Lazarre
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... and philosophical questioning. The chapter’s climax tells the story of a minor operation on one of her sons which almost becomes dangerous and threatening due to racial and gender stereotyping of black boys and ends on the Jewish concept of “the welcomed stranger” encoded in the words of Ruth of the Old Testament...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... was not able to enjoy the final fruits of his labors—in March 1980, after the coup by General Luis García Meza, he was brutally assassinated by the most reactionary sector of the military. His account of the hunger strike has been called his “spiritual and political testament.” ...
Published: 15 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... War that figured prominently in the impassioned dissension over the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s planned exhibit to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II. Simultaneously a testament to the 1990s culture wars, the Smithsonian controversy demonstrated how...
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By Kobena Mercer
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
...Journeying Through a close reading of the film Testament (1988), about a woman who makes a journey of return to Ghana after years of political exile, this chapter investigates montage strategies that are distinctive to the poetic handling of archival materials in the Black Audio Film...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... by the most reactionary sector of the military. His account of the hunger strike has been called his “spiritual and political testament.” The political career of Marcelo Quiroga Santa Cruz (1931–80) followed an unusual trajectory—from a privileged family background, he gradually developed...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... for a Testament or a tract like “What Did the Angel Wipe It Out With?” from the United States Christian Commission under flag of truce; see Books and Libraries in Camp and Battle, 62–65. For the curious fate of the Richmond warehouse when it was moved to Chicago years later, see Bruce Klee, “They Paid to Enter...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... for a Testament or a tract like “What Did the Angel Wipe It Out With?” from the United States Christian Commission under flag of truce; see Books and Libraries in Camp and Battle, 62–65. For the curious fate of the Richmond warehouse when it was moved to Chicago years later, see Bruce Klee, “They Paid to Enter...