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Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 31 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007517-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0751-7
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027287-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2728-7
... Gay bars have served as gay neighborhood's anchors and beacons as they emerged in the 1970s and after. In the contexts of urban renewal and gay gentrification, conflicts between bars and neighborhood residents revealed classed divisions within the LGBTQ community over the right to assemble...
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By Celeste Winston
Series: Errantries
Published: 29 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2743-0
... fugitive infrastructure Black flight police marronage urban renewal ...
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By Lucas Hilderbrand
Published: 20 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2728-7
... gentrification urban renewal Boston gay community services Seattle ...
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By Robyn C. Spencer
Published: 04 November 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... Lionel Wilson urban renewal Elaine Brown David Hilliard ...
Series: Errantries
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027430-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2743-0
... of flight from police create openings for reimagining a world beyond police. The chapter further positions Twyman's moment of flight as an extension of the fugitive infrastructure of her neighborhood, where residents organized and sustained life in the face of urban renewal and other constrictions of state...
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... into drug use and the impact that his growing insularity had on the organization, especially around the question of maintaining discipline and voicing dissent. Several key leaders, such as Ray Masai Hewitt, Bobby Seale, and David Hilliard, leave the organization in this period. Lionel Wilson urban...
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By Lucas Hilderbrand
Published: 20 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2728-7
... Gay bars have served as gay neighborhood's anchors and beacons as they emerged in the 1970s and after. In the contexts of urban renewal and gay gentrification, conflicts between bars and neighborhood residents revealed classed divisions within the LGBTQ community over the right to assemble...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 08 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024460-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9375-6
... novels sketch in emotional features of Singapore during three important periods: the years following World War II, in which children are lost and replaced; the 1980s, when children move from villages to high-rise apartments as part of planned urban renewal; and the 2000s, as elders move into small senior...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375852-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7585-2
... This essay extends and applies Sylvia Wynter’s meta-cartography of Man and les damnés de la terre/the wretched of the earth by looking towards contemporary debates over the urban. The research draws attention to debates in the fields of urban redevelopment and renewal in order to interrogate...
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... The conclusion situates Mumbai’s hydraulic infrastructure in a larger conversation about technology, the environment, and personhood in the Anthropocene. It urges an attention to the ways in which distribution is conducted with the materials and politics of modern urban infrastructures...
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059219-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5921-9
..., while complicit in postsocialist processes of gentrification, discursively recodes Orientalist fantasies of the “free and wandering Gypsy,” a literary trope that emerged within the heart of nineteenth-century Western Europe to allegorize imperiality. The deracinated nomad’s renewed fetishization today...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394525-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9452-5
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5921-9
... nomad’s renewed fetishization today indexes Silicon Valley’s imperial status while transiting presocialist private property relations into postsocialist times. To better illustrate Silicon Valley imperial violence but also resistance to it, the chapter engages in a close reading of a storymapping project...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... dismantled the guerrilla unit and jailed its members, which included the urban leftist Alvaro García Linera. In prison, Quispe obtained his university degree in history, writing a thesis on Tupaj Katari. He also began to call himself the Mallku, a term meaning “condor” that is applied to traditional Aymara...