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Series: Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
Series: New Americanists
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398998-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9899-8
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372967-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-039
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Series: Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Series: Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-044
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Series: Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-083
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... This chapter examined Stalin’s “revolution from above” of industrialization through the Five-Year Plan and his program of collectivization which took place from 1928 to 1933. James highlights the levels of state repression involved in these processes, which made them very different from what...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... The Mexican revolution of 1910–1917 erupted, in part, as a response to the dispossession and commodification of the previous thirty years. Little fighting took place in the woodlands, but peasants and took advantage of the unrest to press for the return of their commons and better working...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Describes Koinonia Farm in Americus, Georgia—its atmosphere, its mission, and its struggles during the sixties when the freedom movement took off. Rosemarie tells anecdotes from her visits to the farm and talks about what she learned from Clarence and Florence Jordan—their lessons of forgiveness...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... CBGB regulars Ann Magnuson, Susan Hannaford, and Tom Scully took over the running of Club 57, located on St. Mark’s Place, in the spring of 1979. With Magnuson taking the lead role, they introduced an eclectic program that included DJ-ing, the screening of old B-movies, performance art...
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373070-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7307-0
... Chapter 2 looks at genetic studies carried out from the 1940s to the 1970s. These focused mainly on indigenous peoples, but necessarily explored processes of mestizaje. The studies took place at the time of a global shift toward antiracism, which depended on a strict divide between biology...
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Ruza Blue continued to book Bronx and Brooklyn-based DJs, MCs, graffiti artists, and breakers until the fire department closed the venue due to overcrowding. The party host took her party to Danceteria before deciding to relaunch at the Roxy roller rink. Bambaataa and others followed her...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... support for their cause, he nevertheless took the opportunity of this public presence to challenge the conventional topic of resistance and assert that empowerment is not an end but a means. To the heroic discourse, which masks games of power and reproduces the attitude of the oppressor, he opposed...
Published: 15 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375128-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7512-8
... How would our disciplines and methodologies change if we took seriously the idea that bodies (and not only books and documents) produce, store, and transfer knowledge? The epistemic turn prompted by embodied objects of analysis necessarily provoked shifts in what academic disciplines value...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374305-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... and indigenous peoples, while limiting the rights of men of African origins as slavery expanded in Cuba. That charter shaped political visions and debates in the Iberian world—Spain, Portugal, and their Americas—into the nineteenth century even as military men took the lead in founding and ruling national states...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374329-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7432-9
..., and after the brief ascendency of Conceptual Art as a movement during the 1970s. He begins by distinguishing conceptual aspects in the work of certain Pop artists. He then elaborates a “theory of conceptualism” as a description of three phases in the development of conceptualist art as it took a variety...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... by the reopening of Danceteria on 21st Street. The venue retained its multifloor entertainment trajectory but within months Rudolf Piper and manager John Argento forced out Jim Fouratt, claiming he was too difficult to work with. A legal dispute ensued while Ruth Polsky took on the role of hiring live bands...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373728-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7372-8
... uprisings, feminist sensibilities took a sexual turn on the protest scene and in multiple artistic and performative spaces, paving the way for new types of publics and claims. February 20 Movement language performance aesthetic citizenship sexual turn Morocco ...