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Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384892-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8489-2
Published: 08 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380573-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8057-3
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-088
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388838-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8883-8
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 15 March 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004479-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0447-9
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004561-084
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0456-1
Book Chapter

By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... As the politics of social exclusion, and ultimately of social death, unfold in Bucharest through the inability to participate in consumer practices, the chapter examines the homeless’s efforts to manage their boredom, as much as their poverty, by seeking out stimulation. The chapter explores...
Published: 18 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373629-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7362-9
... and written) in addition to their images in the original project and its subsequent exhibitions and publications. Ultimately, Meiselas created a work that disturbs the familiar objectification of the female body, especially when on display. In this examination of Carnival Strippers , Solomon-Godeau reflects...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... This chapter features D. Soyini Madison’s interview with Cuban Hustle creator Cedric Brown. Madison and Brown discuss the political implications of the play’s depictions of black gay male sexuality and U.S.-Cuban relations. Brown ultimately asserts that the play is a metaphor...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... traditional food sources and kinship systems in favor of wage labor, sedentary farming, and compulsory heterosexuality ultimately freed land and resources for settler profit. From allotment to commodity food programs, federal Indian policy imposed norms of settler society onto Native communities. Given...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... residents should do more to improve their own health. This chapter examines how childhood asthma gets cast as a citizenship issue, inspiring national debate over whether the state is the ultimate guarantor of citizens’ rights. I argue that by drawing on prevalent tropes about working-class labor...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... In this chapter, Omi Osun Joni L. Jones examines Pamela Booker’s Seens from the Unexpectedness of Love . She considers the ways in which Booker uses the trope of love and experiments with dramatic form to resist oppressive forms. Though Jones ultimately argues that queerness rather than race...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375500-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7550-0
... standards. Ordinary medicine shapes our most personal experiences of growing older and ultimately undermines medicine’s ability to function as a social good. medical anthropology aging society ethics and politics of health care values health care system ...
Book Chapter

By Eric Plemons
Published: 04 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372707-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7270-7
... This chapter explores what happens to patients after facial feminization surgery. Engaging the narratives of three patients—one directly following surgery who is fantasizing about its ultimate effects, one whose surgery is considered an unqualified success, and one who finds that FFS did not do...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... ultimately contends that the former and the latter embody a quintessential American masculinity for Outlaw and provide an opportunity to mediate on the politics of interracial desire. Nat Turner Jeffrey Dahmer American masculinity racial violence interracial desire ...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... that animate the social enforcement of normative masculinities as well as the harmful consequences of such enforcement. They ultimately observe that, within the context of Ah mén , dance functions as a site of queer potentiality and thus opens up possibilities for healthier articulations of masculinity...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... to a second five-year term unusually acrimonious. The opposition of Dr. Joseph Greenfield to Dr. Snyderman’s continuing leadership is a particular case in point. In the end, Dr. Snyderman won reappointment, ultimately to his full second term. Barr Reappointment Committee Joseph Greenfield Keith Brodie...
Book Chapter

By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... deeply felt sense of alienation, ultimately, is to get the displaced caught up in global flows of opportunity. ...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... writing, performance, and revision practices. Richardson ultimately concludes that Bridgforth’s deployment of the jazz aesthetic in The love conjure/blues Text Installation enables Bridgforth to honor simultaneous truths, which pries open a space for reenvisioning black communal healing, nonnormative...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373339-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7333-9
... This chapter begins with the repatriation of the body of Sarah Baartman, known to many as the Venus Hottentot. It thinks through the ascription of meaning that her burial accrues, particularly around the reading of her will that, I argue, remains ultimately illegible. The chapter then goes...