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English Language Notes (1 March 2011) 49 (1): 29–50.
Published: 01 March 2011
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 5–7.
Published: 01 October 2018
... inside the United States, connecting the lives of those who have the most and those who have the least, whether they are US nationals or foreign immigrants. Copyright © 2018 Regents of the University of Colorado 2018 postsocial transnationalism Americanism/o When the study of...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 8–24.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Claudia Milian Abstract This article takes into consideration Valeria Luiselli’s Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions , a nonfictional work about unaccompanied Central American minors coming to the United States and the immigration questionnaire they must navigate to determine their US...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 124–142.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Kenya C. Dworkin y Méndez Abstract Starting in the mid-1880s and becoming fully effective by the 1930s, the “curriculum of culture” that Tampa’s Latin immigrant, cigar-making enclaves experienced circulated in the spaces they and others occupied regularly—the cigar factory, mutual aid society, the...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 28–43.
Published: 01 October 2018
... alludes to the common experiences of exploitation.” 10 Reflecting on Don Chipote’s unduly optimistic trust in border inspection, he observes, with affected disbelief, “There thou hast it. Don Chipote [is] actually taking pleasure in the first humiliation that the gringo forces on Mexican immigrants...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 25–27.
Published: 01 October 2018
... thousands of Haitian immigrants and Dominicans of Haitian descent. Images of protesters in Santo Domingo and near the border with Haiti showed people holding their Dominican passports in the air—or, in the absence of a passport, some other state document that proved (now if only to themselves) that they...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 67–70.
Published: 01 October 2018
... twentieth centuries, US immigration laws all but ignored Mexicans, Central Americans, and South Americans, but since 1965 Latinxes have become ontologically linked with the idea of immigration in the US national imaginary. 7 This connection frequently vilifies Latinx immigrants as unwanted, undesirable...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 April 2019
... statecraft. 19 This scholarship has mainly attended to the practices of immigration restriction, a phenomenon of the 1880s on. A much older branch of port-city governance was customs (subsequently melded with excise), an institution with powerful implications for books and reading practices. These...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 October 2018
... population bases that benefit from, if not outright believe in, the race-baiting, fear-mongering discourses surrounding immigration, citizenship, job security, personal safety, and the ostensible sanctity of America’s gone greatness. We make no pretense that such sentiments are new to the United States or...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 71–89.
Published: 01 October 2018
... experience of affiliation, I feel myself acknowledged; I am rescued from the fear of invisibility, from the terror of not being seen” ( Uses of Literature , 33 ). 22 Kanellos, Hispanic Immigrant Literature , 40 . 23 Jrade, Modernismo , 81 . 24 Darío, “Sonatina.” 25 Darío...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 107–120.
Published: 01 October 2018
... States were not unified in their responses to the revolution. They were a diverse group marked by differences in key elements of identity formation, such as class, race, and regional background, and comprising an array of subject positions as migrants, immigrants, exiles, and deeply rooted residents who...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
... leg while hod corresponds to the left leg. Unlike the two hands, each of which can function independently of the other, the two legs, in walking, must function together. Just as the right leg encourages mass Jewish immigration to Israel, the left leg expels undesirable elements from the land. 4...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 82–95.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Footscray Road, a place that reflects a climate-related resettlement pattern layered onto deeper histories of water-shaped inequality. Footscray is a suburb on the Maribyrnong River in inner West Melbourne with a history of Indigenous displacement and dispossession as well as working-class and immigrant...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 April 2019
... issues regarding land use, sovereignty, immigration, and settlement in its references to Western territorial expansion and the forty acres and a mule offered to formerly enslaved Black Americans (albeit in Arctic-appropriate terms). The article’s invocation of “a Territorial form of Government” is most...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 116–128.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., immigration bureaus and passport control, deferred wages, state surveillance, and world war. Thus the phrase modernism and the sea refers to a world of literature and art at once connected by intensifying flows and fortified by proliferating blockages. The commercial forms and regulatory regimes of...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2019
... century. These include “customs houses, immigration bureaus and passport control, deferred wages, state surveillance, and world war.” Feinsod collocates the question of maritime circulation with the question of world literature and of how to write a comparative literary history. The proximity between an...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 7–20.
Published: 01 April 2018
... back from certain centrist to left policies on the environment, fossil fuels, practices around banking and finance, women’s health issues, LGBTQ rights, voting rights, which disproportionately affect people of color—I could go on and on. Police violence, mass incarceration, and immigration were issues...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 October 2018
... political resonances, particularly those that emerge from immigrant communities whose populations are not easily integrated into an Anglo or a black/white conception of the nation.” 5 These forgotten cultural and political resonances include the hemispheric collisions brought about by the US-Mexico War...