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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 327–336.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Gramsci’s legacy, called workerism [operaismo].1 The most prominent fig- ure of this tradition, at least from the viewpoint of English translations, is Anto- 1 Not all of it, however: Giorgio Agamben’s work on what he calls “bare life” and the “state of exception” (see...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 337–352.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Workers and Capital was a foundational text for the Italian heterodox Marxist tradition that came to be known as operaismo (workerism). The essays contained in this book were originally published in the journal Quad- erni rossi (Red Notebooks), which was dedicated...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 123–135.
Published: 01 July 2013
... workers throughout Europe. Migrant care workers and their nonmigratory families themselves require care, and to provide it “global care chains” are constructed across national boundaries. Such commodification cannot constitute the common of care, which calls instead for a revolutionary solution. © 2013...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 117–121.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Franco “Bifo” Berardi Franco Berardi narrates his initial encounter with Antonio Negri in 1967 and his growing involvement with Potere Operaio (Workers' Power), which led to his expulsion from the Italian Communist Party, of which he had been a dissident member. He discusses the emergence...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 435–459.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Following the theoretical analyses developed by the Italian school of Marxist workerism ( operaismo ), it is claimed that the increasing “socialization” of capital in the postwar period did not mark its waning or disappearance but rather a widespread effort to absorb or “subsume” the entire society in its...
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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... Relief aid is routinely stolen or misallocated, while aid workers are overwhelmed in spite of their best intentions. Yet many child soldier narratives portray humanitarian advocacy favorably, and in particular the memoirs are a vehicle for advocacy against child soldiering. The narratives’ authors...
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Genre (2019) 52 (2): 85–108.
Published: 01 July 2019
... of a Sisyphean lack of progress, unsympathetic or abjectified antiheroes, and tales of instructional drudgery and intellectual woe. Such recent academic fiction may be self-published and may feature protagonists who are adjuncts, non-tenure-track faculty, or workers just passing through the ivory tower...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 511–519.
Published: 01 September 2002
... was told there were allegations of sexual and physical abuse, and then given the name of the social worker assigned to the case. I immediately called the social worker. I was told that my daughter had been in their care since the first of February 1997. GENRE XXXV - FALL/WINTER 2002 - 511-520...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2009
... . Factories in the Fields: The Story of Migratory Farm Labor in California . Little, Brown and Company : Boston , 1939 . Negri Antonio . Insurgencies: Constituent Power and the Modern State . University of Minnesota , 1999 . Nelson Bruce . Workers on the Waterfront: Seamen...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 167–171.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Autonomist Marxism" actually points to two overlapping phases in what in Italy was, and is even today, termed "the movement." The first phase was the rise of Italian Workerism and Potere Operaio (Workers' Power) in reaction to, and from out of, the various alliances and compromises that the Ital- ian...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 176–178.
Published: 01 March 2002
... was, and is even today, termed "the movement." The first phase was the rise of Italian Workerism and Potere Operaio (Workers' Power) in reaction to, and from out of, the various alliances and compromises that the Ital- ian Communist and Socialist parties and their industrial union brothers made...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Autonomist Marxism" actually points to two overlapping phases in what in Italy was, and is even today, termed "the movement." The first phase was the rise of Italian Workerism and Potere Operaio (Workers' Power) in reaction to, and from out of, the various alliances and compromises that the Ital- ian...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2005
... and a travel writer in 1968 when he accepted an invitation from his friend Ann Isreal, at the Spectemur Agendo Foundation in New York, to meet Cesar Chavez. She was working in support of the United Farm Workers on the East Coast, and he had copyedited an advertisement about pesticides for her...
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Genre (2013) 46 (2): 137–144.
Published: 01 July 2013
... was a fundamental collection —  the cyclostyled conference papers of the organization Potere Operaio (Workers’ Power) — that revolutionized the way we understood class struggle. A historical periodization of labor struggles worldwide into a series of identifiable cycles. Close analysis of the class...
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Genre (2014) 47 (2): 111–140.
Published: 01 July 2014
... the narrative opens with the revelation that eastern European women are being trafficked in cargo container ships into the port of Baltimore to be forced to work as sex slaves. The union workers who run the docks unwittingly participate in the sale of this particularly lucrative cargo...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 531–539.
Published: 01 September 2004
... itself without being explicitly named" (103). The most significant historical moment that Read develops is the shortening of the length of the working day as a result of collective, cooperative worker resistance during the early years of the industrial revolution. The significance...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 540–545.
Published: 01 September 2004
... worker resistance during the early years of the industrial revolution. The significance of this historical resistance is that it forced the capitalist mode of production to change the method by which it extracted surplus value from living labor within the production process. Cooperative worker...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 546–550.
Published: 01 September 2004
... itself without being explicitly named" (103). The most significant historical moment that Read develops is the shortening of the length of the working day as a result of collective, cooperative worker resistance during the early years of the industrial revolution. The significance...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 135–163.
Published: 01 March 2009
...: The Situation of Women Workers in Jamaica’s Export Free Zones .” Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law 24 ( 2003 ): 180 - 201 . Sargent Lyman Tower . “ Utopia—The Problem of Definition .” Extrapolation ( 1975 ): 137 - 48 . Suvin Darko . Metamorphoses of Science Fiction . New...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 405–427.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Morality and Sexual Norms in Modern Europe . Madison : U of Wisconsin P , 1985 . Paterson Tony . “Tables turn on Germany as workers flock abroad.” Sunday Telegraph 10 March 2002 . Pietz William . “Fetishism and Marxism: The Limits of Theory in Marx.” Fetishism as Cultural...