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Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 08 June 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371700-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7170-0
Series: Spin Offs, Spin Offs
Published: 04 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... Photographer’s Note A VISION OF SOUL! Coming to New York from Tuskegee Institute gave me the chance to share in the cultural wellspring that was bubbling up in 1970s Harlem. Where else could I hear poetry slams by Amiri Baraka at the Schom- burg...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374336-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7433-6
... Chapter 1 documents feminist bookstore beginnings as movement sites in major and dispersed cities: Oakland, New York, Toronto, Cambridge (Massachusetts), Austin, and San Francisco. Bookwomen founded bookstores with a vision that lesbian and feminist books together in one place could change...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... This chapter looks at some of the specific ways that sound and vision interact in the cinematic medium. Film is often approached as essentially visual, with the role of sound devalued, ignored, or misapprehended. This happens in large part because certain effects, feelings, and significations...
Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376392-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7639-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 16 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002161-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0216-1
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372448-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7244-8
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372448-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7244-8
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009122-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0912-2
...Three The Rigors of Afro/Canarian Jazz Sounding Peripheral Vision with Severed Tongues MarK loManno Canary Islands musicians have drunk from many cultural fountains: Africa, [the] continent to which they belong geo graph i cally; Eu rope, [the] continent to which they belong po liti cally; and Amer...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012504-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1250-4
...{ 4 } First Lady and Mom- in- Chief The Voice and Vision of Michelle Obama in the Video South Side Girl and in American Grown Nothing had changed about her in who she was and what she stood for. True, the White House was not the upstairs tiny apartment where we grew up, and Pennsylvania Ave nue...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012719-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1271-9
... Flowers Grow in My Room : Realizing a Vision All I have is my sincerity. If you don t believe me, I have failed. William Parker On May 31, 1998, William Parker stepped onto the stage of an elegant Italian opera house at the Verona Jazz Festival for a highly anticipated per for mance. The Little...
Published: 22 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021377-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2137-7
...Of Vision and Value Landscape and Labor after Slavery the Sharecropper · The artwork with which I began this book, Black Hands, White Cotton by Hank Willis Thomas, draws its symbolic and visual power from the histories that it unravels. It draws on tropes, on a way of seeing that seems to go...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009221-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0922-1
...2 Severed Eyeballs and Prolonged Optic Nerves Television as Modern Prosthetic Vision In February 1928, a few days after John Logie Baird demon- strated for the first time transatlantic transmission of moving images, the New York Times published an article that contained some detail on the process...
Published: 05 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013204-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1320-4
... and the Borderwaters: A US- Eccentric Vision 2 · introduction are under the control of all in de pen dent nations. The map incorporates Exclusive Economic Zones (eezs), which are sea zones whose resources belong to their coastal . . . nations. International law defines these zones as lying within a 200 nautical mile...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
...4 · Options for Correcting Vision Eyeglasses MICHELLE SY GO, MS, MD Eyeglasses are the most common treatment for refractive error. Glasses work by changing the way light bends within the eye. In nearsighted- ness, the image is focused too far in front of the retina. A concave (in- ward curving...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
...18 · Systemic Diseases That Affect Vision and the Eye Diabetes Mellitus MICHELLE SY GO, MS, MD What Is It? Diabetes mellitus is a systemic condition that is associ- ated with abnormal sugar levels in the bloodstream. The body normally produces the hormone insulin to regulate the amount of sugar...
Published: 10 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002239-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0223-9