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differences (2023) 34 (2): 109–131.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Akrish Adhikari This article studies the role of the typewriter in the Algerian War of Independence (1954–1962). When a printing press was unavailable during the war, women militants used the typewriter to process articles for El Moudjahid , the designated newspaper of the anticolonial...
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differences (2008) 19 (2): 82–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of, and in direct relationship to, what historians regard as one of the defining events of the twentieth century: the Algerian War. The relationship of Bourdieu’s think- ing to this event was simultaneously historical, substantive...
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differences (1998) 10 (2): 1–29.
Published: 01 July 1998
... Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia. Ed. Nasta Susheila . New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers UP , 1992 . 3 – 23 . Bouatta Cherifa . “ Feminine Militancy: Moudjahidates During and After the Algerian War .” Moghadam. 18 – 39 . Chatterjee Partha . The Nation and Its Fragments...
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differences (2008) 19 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2008
... in relationship to the event of the Algerian War and that refuses to abstract the particular conditions of Algerian life. Rebecca Wanzo explains how (white) girls’ bodies become events, and how other (brown) girls’ bodies...
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differences (1996) 8 (3): 148–162.
Published: 01 November 1996
... in the film. For example, Mohammed Harbi, who is well-known for two books on the Algerian war, announces that Fanon was a member of the most conservative factions of the Algerian National Liberation Front. In addition, Harbi and the other critics assert that Fanon romanticized the liberatory role of Algerian...
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differences (2012) 23 (1): 151–183.
Published: 01 May 2012
... as it is to note that the failure of postcolonial regimes and the continuation of imperialist wars has lead postcolonial scholarship to ring its insights in a melancholic key, such melancholia has perhaps irrevocably highlighted the difference between the given state of the world and the uncertain concepts...
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differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 90–109.
Published: 01 December 2022
...? ” Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 77 . 1 ( 2019 ): 23 – 33 . Fanon Frantz . Black Skin, White Masks . Trans. Philcox Richard . New York : Grove , 2008 . Fanon Frantz . “ Colonial War and Mental Disorders .” The Wretched of the Earth . Trans. Philcox Richard...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 62–78.
Published: 01 September 2016
... on Algerian lighthouses to understand the technologies of borders and writing, and Mona Hatoum uses the epistolary in video art to show the letter that may not arrive. Walid Raad creates (artificial) archives of the names of those who died or disappeared in the war in Lebanon. Assia Djebar’s second film...
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differences (1992) 4 (1): 205–224.
Published: 01 April 1992
..., specifying as they do: "the domination of physical space, the reformation of natives' minds, and the integration of local economic histories into the Western perspective" (2). Without some memory of where the discursive understanding of colonialism comes from, without some recollection of post-war Marxist...
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differences (2021) 32 (3): 25–52.
Published: 01 December 2021
... [ . . . ] is nothing more or less than a conscious process of intimidation by which all men keep all women in a state of fear” confirmed something intuitive about sexual violence: that it was gender violence, a weapon in the permanent war of the sexes (15). Brownmiller’s definition is often misquoted to say...
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differences (1995) 7 (1): 165–187.
Published: 01 April 1995
... for Kingsley's dark swamp, Pratt contrasts the commanding view from the promontory or hotel balcony with two alternative sources or principles of travelling identity. The first is "hyphenation," as exemplified by the "Afro-American" Richard Wright (221) or "the Franco-Algerian Albert Camus" (223...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in this mobilization of feminism? How could the war in Afghanistan be justified “in our name”? 20 What is our responsibility in this name that seems to be ours and is thus engaged? The issue here is that of a pure politics of domination. Can we allow a “women’s rights” kit to be brought in soldiers’ suitcases...
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differences (2003) 14 (1): 74–87.
Published: 01 May 2003
... and Fromm ’s key terms change in value as well as sense, under pressure from the movement for Algerian indepen- dence or the women ’s movement, from the “events of ’68” or from the knot d i f f e r e n c e s...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 300–312.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... The sound itself is an explicit bridge between Asia and Europe. Emerging from the forced migrations and population exchanges between Greece and Turkey that followed World War I, the collapse of the Ottoman empire...
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differences (2004) 15 (2): 152–171.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Way to Equality.” Frontline Feminisms: Women, War, and Resistance . Ed. Marguerite R. Waller and Jennifer Rycenga. New York: Garland, 2000 . 129 -39. Moore, Henrietta, ed. Anthropological Theory Today . Cambridge: Polity, 2001 . Oyewumi, Oyeronke. The Invention of Women: Making an African...
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differences (1991) 3 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 November 1991
..., a sort of youthful passion, even though he had the temperament of the virile patriarch. During the war, my father had been locally banned because while he was on strike, Petain's police had found him with his Communist Party card on him. Just as my mother, during the first World War, had, as the eldest...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 20–44.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that constituted the nation’s collapse: economic homogeneity, historical tradition, linguistic unity. Waged in the name of national values, the Second World War brought an end to the national reality, replacing it with an illusion henceforth maintained for ideological or strictly political ends. Even if national...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 94–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... through this theme park dedicated to the fascist agricultural reclamation of the Pontine Marshes and the regime’s culture of war: fascism (so the museum appears to indicate and this despite the fact that the word fascism appears not even once in its brochures or its video) was able naturally to weave...
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differences (2011) 22 (1): 17–63.
Published: 01 May 2011
...: An Introduction . Vol. 1 . New York : Random House , 1978 . ———. The History of Sexuality: The Use of Pleasure . Vol. 2 . New York : Random House , 1985 . Guénif-Souilamas Nacira . `` The Other French Exception: Virtuous Racism and the War of the Sexes in Postcolonial France .'' French...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 27–61.
Published: 01 July 1994
... : Indiana UP , 1990 . Papic Zarana . “ Nationalism, Patriarchy, and War .” Conference of the European Association of Women Philosophers. Amsterdam , 1992 . Richardson Diane , and Robinson Victoria . “ Theorizing Women's Studies, Gender Studies, and Masculinity: The Politics...