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Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386803-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8680-3
...1 Caribbean Negritos Ramón Rivero, Blackface, and Black Voice in Puerto Rico Diplo was the sentimental negrito who possessed the ‘‘Cuban wit’’ and used his ingenuity for personal gain. Julio Cordero-Avila, El Mundo, May 6, 1973 From the late 1930s through the 1950s, Puerto Rico’s...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388050-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8805-0
...3 $ Gender and the Politics of Voice It is always the body social that is enunciated in and through the voice. —Steven Feld, Aaron Fox, Thomas Porcello, and David Samuels, ‘‘Vocal Anthropology in A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology As a music student in Madras, I spent the better...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8805-0
...4 $ Can the Subaltern Sing? music, language, and the politics of voice [The Tamil music movement] gives sight to the blind, hearing to the deaf, a voice to the mute, a wake-up call to those who are sleeping. —Editorial in The Liberator (1943) In 1943 T.V. Subba Rao opened the annual...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388050-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8805-0
...$ Afterword modernity and the voice Modernity has been described and theorized largely in terms of the visual. Vision, it has been argued, is the sense that comes to have priority and power over all the others; in Western metaphysics, knowledge is equated with vision and truth with light...
Published: 24 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387718-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8771-8
... Participative Thinking ‘‘Seeing the Face’’ and ‘‘Hearing the Voice’’ of Nature John Shotter IN ESTABLISHING THE OVERALL LANDSCAPE within which the explorations conducted in essays in this volume should take place, Yrjö Haila posed...
Published: 10 October 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385097-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8509-7
... 3 Negritude and Negativity ALIENATION AND ‘‘VOICE’’ IN EASTERN CARIBBEAN LITERATURE The presentation of the history of African people in...
Published: 10 October 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385097-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8509-7
... 5 The Spoken Word and Spirit Consciousness AUDRE LORDE AND PAULE MARSHALL’S DIASPORIC VOICE...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379539-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7953-9
... 11 . New Poetic Voice and Departure My youth - I do not call you back. You were a load and a burden to me. l arly in 1921 , soon after Lann had left, Tsvetaeva met Boris Bessa• HI rabov, "an eighteen-year-old Communist. Without boots...
Published: 05 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393917-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9391-7
...phone was given Monday, the 17th of February, in four New York vaudeville theaters. Two “films” (there is yet no inclusive term for films and phonograph records) were shown and heard. In the first a man discusses with many oratori- cal flourishes of voice and limb the history and future of the...
Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
...part ii Race, Sexuality, Gender chapter 7 Euphemism, Understatement, and the Passive Voice A Genealogy of Afro- American Poetry In his well-known essay of 1937, “Blueprint for Negro Writing,” Richard Wright expresses an ambivalence toward his precursors that has been shared...
Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
... chapter 8 Meta phor, Metonymy, and Voice in Their Eyes Were Watching God Not so very long ago, meta phor and metonymy burst into prominence as the salt and pepper, the Laurel and Hardy, the yin and yang, and often the Scylla and Charybdis of literary theory. Then, just as...
Published: 26 February 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389255-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8925-5
..., INCORPORATION, AND VOICE Listeners and speakers This chapter mines the historical terrain of film representations of deafness in postwar British and North American film melodramas. I offer textual readings of films that posit the belated achievement of speech as the social birth of the Deaf...
Published: 03 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388579-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8857-9
... 15 History, Exchange, and the Object Voice: Reading Li Ang’s The Strange Garden and All Sticks Are Welcome in the Censer of Beigang Chaoyang Liao Not “It happened to me,” or “They did this to me,” or “Fate had it in store for me,” but “I was,” “I did,” “I saw,” “I cried out...
Published: 14 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386841-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8684-1
... Unchosen Grounds Cultivating Cross-Subfield Accents for a Public Voice rena lederman We are not the only discipline to be arguing about the conditions making possible our intellectual future. At its 2001 annual...
Published: 07 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386681-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8668-1
...B On Mary’s Voice: Gendered Words in Syriac Marian Tradition susan ashbrook harvey Syriac Christianity is noteworthy for the early prominence it grants to the Virgin Mary, both in devotional activity and in doctrinal instruction.∞ In a...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391685-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9168-5
... and Voice in Postrevolutionary America When Joel Barlow and the other “Connecticut Wits”—Lemuel Hopkins, David Humphreys, and John Trumbull—composed The Anarchiad in twelve installments between October 1786 and September 1787, America had been shaken by more than two decades of...
Published: 03 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381211-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8121-1
...    Voice Lines ...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383321-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8332-1
... Introduction Silviano Santiago, a Voice In-Between } Among present-day Brazilian critics, Silviano Santiago occupies a unique place owing to his pioneering development of concepts that have nowadays become current coin in...
Published: 19 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387923-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8792-3
... chapter 1 Exit-Voice Dynamics and Collective Action When I do an analysis myself I never think of economics as a whole and of sociology as a whole and how the two can meet; where are the interfaces; and so on. I do it in...
Published: 19 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387923-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8792-3
... chapter 2 Blocked Voice, Demobilization, and the Crisis of East German Communism The Party in the last analysis is always right, because the Party is the single historic instrument given to the proletariat for the solution of...