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Published: 26 May 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386384-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8638-4
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373759-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7375-9
Published: 30 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378938-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7893-8
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374848-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
... This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state, and the indigenous population in the Lower Congo. The...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
... This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state, and the indigenous population in the Lower Congo. The...
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By E. Patrick Johnson
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007241-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0724-1
... reveries. Full and thick with history, her pollen baskets bursting at the seams, she journeys home to unload her story to her sisters, who will fol- low her back to the river of Osun s flowering. The elders swarm and tremble, tremble and swarm, dancing on daisies, dandelions, and daffodils, this succu...
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372370-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7237-0
... DA U G H T E R S S H A K I N G E A R T H 16 F IG U R E 1 6 .1 Juana A licia, Cool Plants, H ot Planet (2010). Daughters Shaking Earth: Earth Shaking Daughters Daughters shaking Earth (trembling Earth). Earth in mayúscula then, colon: Bridge. Link. Passageway. Fiber. Hilo. Tejido. Artistas latinas...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-078
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... sport of Wind and waves. And on that shore opposite stand Friends and lovers, trembling on solid ground; Oh, why did he not remain here! Oh, the storm! Driven off course from fortune! This artistic evocation of the Ocean s inspiration references many poetic figures. The Greek muse of love poems, Erato...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-084
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... shore of the hills a violet still trembling . . . The sky-blue evening languished on the sea: And the golden silences from time to time took wing Crossed over slowly in a royal blue . . . Distant tints of various colors From even more distant silences! The golden birds crossed the sky-blue evening: the...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-035
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... tread our land, We need the strict motto: God! Work! Liberty! IV Martyrs blood whose frothing purple Shook our chains and yokes! Chavanne, Oge , on the infamous wheel of torture, You, old Toussaint, in your dungeon at Joux: O ancestors, whose last fibers Must have trembled you the torch-bearers...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... wrought by a people proud to have recovered its liberty and jealous to maintain it. Let us frighten all those who would dare try to take it from us again; let us begin with the French. Let them tremble when they approach our coast, if not from the memory of those cruelties they perpetrated here, then from...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... this year and it is this society that help you all so well for as you all know the white people in this Island are all afraid of this society.1 Only call the Union society to them and you will find the//y// all tremble to hear it and you all know as I do that what I am saying is perfectly true...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... hall; it is night, and suddenly, amid shouts, she is asked to turn of the lights. Outside, shots are being fired. There are soldiers and armored tanks on the street. A coup is under way. Hartman writes that her knees began to tremble and then urine rushed down her legs. And years later, what a young...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009238-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0923-8
... ing a peculiar pattern of densely affective, explosive figures specific to the foundational writings of the anticolonial philosopher Frantz Fanon. These bodily responses of laughter, weeping, trembling, nausea, and vomiting both involuntary and emotive, bodily and cerebral appear within the dis...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-119
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... went into the thing with great sincerity. Before realizing it, I found myself at the altar trembling under this demon power. . . . The next evening . . . Glenn Cook . . . laid hands on me, claiming the Holy Ghost had told him to do this, and said, “Receive yet the Holy Ghost.” Instantly this...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... altar trembling under this demon power. . . . The next evening . . . Glenn Cook . . . laid hands on me, claiming the Holy Ghost had told him to do this, and said, “Receive yet the Holy Ghost.” Instantly this (know now) hypnotic, demon power took possession of me and I shook until it seemed...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-049
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... foremast the funnel. Let go! A light trembling shook the boat the torpedo was on its way. Woe, when it was loose! There it was speeding, the murderous projectile, with an insane speed straight at its prey. I could accurately follow its path by the light wake it left in the water. When a German submarine...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... whites at the table and are throwing a party. They put the poison in the tea, in the soup, or in other dishes; they have no hesitation about killing inhabitants they have no reason to resent, as long as those they do resent die. We tremble about going to one another s houses, and do not know who to trust...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-069
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
..., she gave them such a talking-to, insisted they empty their baskets, and then told them to be off. Without a word, one after the other, off they went and once out of the house ran down the street. The owner called her maid only to find she had hidden herself in a closet, trembling with fear. The maid...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... tremble with terror. But here is a mill. Let us sit down so that I can tell you a story. Let us hurry, it is late. I can t give you the precise dates, but not long after Sonthonax shelled Port-au- Prince and chased Borel out, when the entire country was in upheaval, when the slaves made their masters...