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Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-114
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... the christian year parallels the garden year he Christian year follows the garden year so closely that I seldom Tthink of one without being reminded of the other. As the days begin to lengthen, and the Lenten lilies come into bloom, it seems appropriate for the...
Published: 09 August 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382652-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8265-2
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376361-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7636-1
...Part II From Governmental Collapse to Pachakuti’s Suspension, 2003–2005 Insurgent Politics 4 The Rebellious Year of 2003 Three great struggles coincided during 2003. The first involved extensive planning and collaboration, although not without conflicts, that led to...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376361-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7636-1
... Compromises and “Catastrophic Balance” 5 The Confusing Year of 2004 Once Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada had been deposed, the indigenous and urban insurrection from October 2003 agreed to have then vice president Carlos Mesa assume the presidency. A television journalist by...
Published: 14 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383161-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8316-1
... C HAP T E R S EVE N The Year of Darkness The earth shook under my feet and the room swam before my eyes. Something stabbed at my brain, a fleeting shock that left me reeling. Me? Under arrest? This couldn't be real. I stared at the...
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394594-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9459-4
...10 | The Year of the Pig n the morning of August 22, 1978, we were beginning a meet- Oing of the Broad Opposition Front (fao) in the Santa Marta Church’s sacristy. It was in preparation for the general strike, which would be announced as soon as the first...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
..., including industrialization and state planning, further throwing his opponents into confusion. CHAPTER 10 | The Platform and the Five-­Year Plan In preparation for the Fifteenth Party Conference in December, 1927, the Oppositionists summarised their position in a document known as the...
Published: 26 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395775-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9577-5
... Carving Out Recording Artists from California’s Seven-Year Rule From renting apartments to buying groceries, people engage in contracting behavior every day, but few contracts have as privileged a place in popu- lar discourse and culture as the recording contract. To many popular music...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397922-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9792-2
... Artist of the Year The Rolling Stones A s they relax backstage at the Pontiac Silverdome, outside Detroit, 1-\ Mick Jagger and Keith Richards burst into giddy laughter at the very idea that the North...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...Bengali New Year Shamsuzzaman Khan and Kajalie Shehreen Islam Since 1989, Bengali New Year (Pohela Boishakh) has been celebrated publicly as never before. The Bengali year begins on April 14, which is the first day of the month of Boishakh. One of the holiday’s high points in Dhaka is a...
Published: 03 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376644-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7664-4
...12 Freaky Five- Year- Olds and Mental Mommies Narratives of Gender, Race, and Class in TLC’s Toddlers & Tiaras Kirsten Pike Reality tv shows featuring children have come under fi re as shows such as Kid Nation (2007) and The Baby Borrowers (2008) have positioned children in...
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377818-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7781-8
... 41 NINETEEN TWENTY -EIGHT, A YEAR OF PERILS AND PROMISES The Klan saw 1928 as a year of desperate perils and of a great op• portunity. It was an election year, and unless something miraculous were done, the Democrats would...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
...A Broad(er)side to the Canon: Being a Partial Account of a Year of Travel Among Textual Communities in the Realm of Humanities Centers, and Including a Collection of Artificial Curiosities George E. Marcus Current issues about canons, or "the" canon, are, of course, more generi...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... flowers greet the new year s the New Year comes around I always wonder what flowers will Abe here to greet it. The winter heath [Erica carnea], really the spring heath as it blooms in March in the mountains of Europe, is sure to produce a few flowers no matter what...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... stray creamy white flower from time to time in the fall, but this year it bloomed freely and steadily for weeks and weeks. Counting the late survivors and the newcomers of the season, I made a list of things in bloom—roses, chrysanthemums, camellias, little frost- bitten pinks, and, on Thanksgiving...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
... The Year of Education Richard R. Fagen The Year of Education provided the revolutionary leadership with an opportunity to fulfill a long-standing commitment to eradicate illiteracy as part of the revolution’s educational reform program. But the campaign was much more than an educational...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... FRANK A. SLOAN n Arrow’sConceptoftheHealthCareConsumer: A Forty-Year Retrospective ARROW’S CONCEPT OF THE CONSUMER OF MEDICAL CARE The consumer of medical care is in a unique situation for several reasons. First, in general...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379539-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7953-9
... 24. A Fateful Year, I937 Black thoughts, a black fate, a black life.! fter Steiger's rejection, Tsvetaeva saw herself in a short lyric as "that 11• distinctly yellow, definitely rusty / leaf at the top - forgotten." 2...
Published: 14 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380948-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8094-8
... Ashes and Diamonds in the Year of the Queer: Decline of the American Empire, Anne Trister, A Virus Knows No Morals, and ManofAshes The Montreal film festival may have been in decline but the American Empire wasn’t, and there was...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... US steps to aid Gorbachev, now clearly on the defensive. chapter 15 ​• 1989 Year of Miracles or Time of Trou­bles? As Gorbachev was delivering his triumphal December 1988 unGA speech a massive earthquake devastated Armenia. ­After meeting Reagan and president-­ elect George...