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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 140–142.
Published: 01 October 2021
... that the “rhetorical practices” and “cultural literacies” of the Black Lives Matter movement build on the precedents of “prior liberation movements” in language (extending traditions of vernacular grammar and phonology in chants, taglines, and slogans), in live protest performance (from die-ins and hands-up gestures...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 229–231.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Marisa J. Fuentes 5 Perry, London Is the Place for Me , 100–101 . 6 Andrews and Palmer, “Why Black Studies Matter.” 7 See Beckles, Britain’s Black Debt ; and Hall et al., Legacies of British Slave-Ownership . 8 Hartman, “The Dead Book Revisited,” 208 . 9...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 44–47.
Published: 01 October 2018
... presidential election. Copyright © 2018 Regents of the University of Colorado 2018 Junot Díaz anticipatory history Rafael Trujillo Black Lives Matter Latino, Latina, Latinx: the field has ineluctably shaped my thinking since the earliest stages of my career. As a graduate student, I learned...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 137–139.
Published: 01 October 2021
...” generates models for reading and interpreting such emerging archives. In the essay Richardson and Ragland “survey, codify, and trace a sampling of the language and literacy practices of the Black Lives Matter movement,” showing how they represent a “discursive impetus to affirm . . . Black humanity...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 12–37.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., in attempting to adjudicate such problematics of difference, McKay also provides the outlines of a dialectical “Black Intersectional International,” thereby gesturing toward a “commonism” of the quayside. 2 Buchanan, Bui, and Patel, “Black Lives Matter.” 3 Benjamin, Illuminations , 269 . 4...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 April 2023
... the January 6 attack to this preoccupation with who will rule rather than a concern for freedom, which is a distinction that is evident in its contrast with the insurrections advocated by Wedderburn and Wheatley. While Hayes and Coates note the galvanizing impact of Black Lives Matter on those who chose...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 148–151.
Published: 01 October 2023
... of and action against sexism in the workplace. If She Said exuded an aura of déjà vu and lost $19 million at the box office, perhaps it was simply knocking at an open door, after the prison door had already closed on Weinstein. Yet, interleaved and overlapping with its immediate successor, Black Lives Matter...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 70–76.
Published: 01 April 2023
.... With the institution’s support, we pivoted to a series of online workshops that explored how COVID-19 had impacted the entire theatrical landscape—actors, directors, curators, producers, critics, and more. The Black Lives Matter protests in the wake of the killing of George Floyd added a new urgency to efforts to remake...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2015
... its founders and members. This interweaving of queer, Left, and race radical­ ism s is exem plified in a m o m e n t at the National LGBTQ Task Force's 2015 C onference on LGBT Equality, where Garza, Cullors, and Tometi were presented with a leadership award for Black Lives Matter. Disrupting liberal...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 146–165.
Published: 01 April 2021
...” ( Sensual Excess , 14 ). I am focusing on the anticolonialism in McKay’s novel, while Musser examines contemporary Black visual and performance artists. 24 I use the term entanglement following Barad: “Matter and meaning are not separate elements. They are inextricably fused together, and no event...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 123–142.
Published: 01 October 2023
... they backed down, all of us Palestinians, across the world, united with other partners from different Indigenous groups, with Black Lives Matter, and whoever was willing to stand by our side. We were able to put pressure on Israel and at least save lives. It’s funny because as the Israeli government...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 9–19.
Published: 01 October 2021
... “the Slovaks with their blood and lives helped to build America.” 6 The vampiric bloodletting of Martin forms a bridge to the bloody toil of immigrant labor and its traumatic legacy in Out of This Furnace . Indeed, Martin ’s black-and-white visions of “the old country” constantly remind us of how...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 April 2023
... , 2007 . Gur Raquel E. , et al. “ The Disproportionate Burden of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Pregnant Black Women .” Psychiatry Research 293 ( 2020 ): 113475. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33007683/ . Hartman Saidiya V. Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 93–108.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., the “important white person . . . entitled to represent [him] formally” in legal matters in Marseille, whose “sentiment toward Negroes was based upon Uncle Tom’s Cabin and David Livingstone. And he took a sort of patriarchal interest in the black boys drifting into Marseille . . . so long as they were good...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., but the Depression pushes Du Bois to believe that conditions in the United States are untenable. By 1933’s “Pan-Africa and the New Radical Philosophy,” Du Bois is arguing that “when it becomes an economic problem, a stark matter of bread and butter, then if this young, black American is going to survive and live...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 38–57.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to survive,” she writes in “A Litany for Survival” (line 24). 30 Yet, rather than inspire resignation, the inevitability of necropower’s hold on Black lives calls for opposition—“it is better to speak” (line 32)—and for survivalist celebration of Black social life, including carnal sociality, as evidenced...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 93–101.
Published: 01 March 2007
... matters, [but] conservative on others, in other words, a forced radical, a social protestant rather than a genuine radical."16When Locke speaks of a radical stance on racial issues in the United States, he is not suggesting or referring to a separatist political movement on the part of the black comm...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 71–85.
Published: 01 October 2019
... critiques the presumption that Black lives don’t matter, revealing how African Americans disrupt and challenge the neoliberal project of disposability through salvaging. Salvaging requires the transformation of memories into rememories and then their placement—salvaging—into a larger salvage. It implies...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 180–190.
Published: 01 October 2022
... is hardly an out and proud Black, gay teenager. The reader has to navigate the question of Horace’s “psychiatric break” in terms of whether or not the plot he is living out is occurring in the material world of Tims Creek or as hallucinatory fantasy inside his own head. For as Horace himself explains after...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 30–39.
Published: 01 April 2023
... itself, and the series of quarantine extensions that are proposed as the necessary time to keep the disease in Wuhan. The shoreline becomes vague. Fang exhorts herself (and her Wuhan readership), “No matter what, I need to bear another week” on the ninth day of the lunar year. 11 When she...