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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2007) 27 (1): 126–138.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Eric Germain Duke University Press 2007 Southern Hemisphere Diasporic Communities in the Building of an International Muslim Public Opinion at the Turn of the Twentieth Century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 May 2010
... given a name and taking or changing a name as acts of identification, differentiation, camouflaging, and resistance. Duke University Press 2010 A Name Given, a Name Taken: Camouflaging, Resistance, and Diasporic Social Identity Leo Spitzer begin with a brief, perhaps apocryphal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 312–330.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Arab Ethnicity and Diasporic Islam: A Comparative Approach to Processes of Identity Formation and Religious Codification in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 443–454.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Diasporic Identities: Unity and Diversity in Iranian-­Focused Organizations in Sweden Melissa Kelly ranian culture increasingly is woven on a geographically situated loom, one beam end set in Iran and one set abroad in America and Europe. Each end is itself a generative locus...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 369–375.
Published: 01 August 2015
...James R. Brennan As a response to Isabel Hofmeyr's book Gandhi's Printing Press , this essay examines Indian diasporic print culture, in order to both appreciate the magnitude of Hofmeyr's contribution and to challenge some of the book's generalizations. It considers the wider political economy of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2010
...May Telmissany Cinema has been for many diasporic communities the privileged site of self-representation and sometimes of idealistic (re)construction of homeland. Over the past thirty years, Palestinian cinema has constituted a site for negotiation and circulation of values and behaviors that have...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 355–371.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Michael Gilsenan This article argues for the importance of concepts of translation, conversion, and articulation in the study of inheritance and the transmission of goods among diasporic populations. It focuses on the Hadhrami migrations to Southeast Asia in the nineteenth century, migrations that...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
... productive case studies of diasporic reappropriations of local genres used to present selective views of homeland and diaspora to diverse audiences. Furthermore, these public diaspora events do as much to continuously negotiate Iranian diaspora identity across generations as they do to represent Iran to non...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 474–486.
Published: 01 August 2011
... cost him the critical and scholarly recognition bestowed on his former compatriots Abbas Kiarostami and Mohsen Makhmalbaf. This essay seeks to address this imposed cultural exile by analyzing Naderi’s work and situating him as an important diasporic Iranian filmmaker. Films discussed include The Runner...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Palestinian authorities. What concerns should be weighed and who shall be its archons? How might a principle and practice of dissensus speak to and through a vastly deterritorialized populace? Might this diasporic reality provide the very strength of this archive, its exemplary status, and political grace...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 498–505.
Published: 01 August 2011
... , 2002) as representative of the trend. The analysis of this text, through its formal and content narrative features, shows that the use of French as a language of writing imposes certain literary norms and helps create a hybrid genre, which reflects the diasporic experience. © 2011 by Duke University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 92–100.
Published: 01 May 2010
... is developed as a concept by which to think through conflicted affiliations to multiple homelands created through the dispersion of Jewish ethnicities, emphasizing the movement through territory as an infinite process. Second, this concept is explored through the literature of two diasporic Arab...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 372–380.
Published: 01 August 2011
... patterns and demographic issues, and, finally, kinship ties and the reproduction of diasporic communities. The argument concludes with the main point that prevailing theoretical approaches in diaspora studies are not sufficient to analyze the communities in question. Instead, those approaches have to be...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 647–655.
Published: 01 December 2007
... community produced tion of diaspora as dispersion raises concep- by migration should be distinguished from one tual problems. When Walter Connor defines Contemporary that is diasporic (be it Jewish or Tamil, Arme- diaspora simply as “that segment of a people nian or Haitian). All...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 381–387.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Diaspora cally as the Iranian Left, who “staged” a revolu- praxis was marked by a diasporic positionality. M. tion that they subsequently lost to the stage di- This diasporic positionality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 231–250.
Published: 01 August 2011
... through intermarriage, and so forth? What are emeritus of the Wenner-­Gren Foundation. In the Perspectives the outside forces that shape diasporic identi- their introduction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 261–277.
Published: 01 May 2004
... institutional, intellectual, ideologi- that can facilitate transfers of capital (technological, cal, and individual dynamics of diasporic knowledge financial, cultural and political), and help mediate, in production. The third part makes an effort to his- terms of knowledge production, the globalization of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 30–42.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . “ Archive, Affect, and the Everyday: Queer Diasporic Re-Visions .” In Political Emotions: New Agendas in Communication , edited by Staiger Janet Cvetkovich Ann Reynolds Ann Morris , 165 – 92 . New York : Routledge , 2010 . Guggenheim Katie . “ Chisenhale Interviews: Jumana Manna...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 21–29.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . Cambridge, MA : Blackwell , 1992 . Hitti Philip K. The Syrians in America . New York : George Doran Company , 1924 . Ho Engseng . “ Empire through Diasporic Eyes: A View from the Other Boat .” Comparative Studies in Society and History 46 , no. 2 ( 2004 ): 210 – 46...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 487–497.
Published: 01 August 2011
... seek to negotiate diasporic subjectivities that resist the extreme polarization between Iran and the United States. By re- fusing to relinquish Iran to the temporal zones of the past and of memory, these narratives enact melancholic forms of rebellion against both the linear motion of assimilation...