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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 174–182.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Destiny Wiley-Yancy Abstract The Afro-Asian People’s Solidarity Organization’s (AAPSO) Presidium Committee on Women met to prepare for the United Nations Conference on Women in Nairobi, Kenya. The committee aimed to tackle the impact of colonialism and imperialism and the ways...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 261–277.
Published: 01 October 2019
... for women fighting imperialism within aggressor nations. This transnational feminism supported an explicitly pro-socialist vision for the future. Copyright © 2019 Smith College 2019 anticolonialism decolonization transnational feminism Afro-Asian solidarity peasant women Colonialism...
Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 265–292.
Published: 01 April 2022
... Ricans, we are Jamaicans, but we are also Black, white, South Asian, and so much more, the latter of which we are often afraid to name. Afro-Caribbean , for example, is a term I only learned when I moved to the United States. How crazy is that? What I have learned in discussions with many of my...
Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 394–413.
Published: 01 October 2019
...,” the delegation reported that the participants consisted of “eighteen Afro-American, Puerto Rican, Chicana, Peruvian, Asian, Arab, and white women” hailing from New York; Boston; Washington, DC; and the Bay Area (Carastathis 2013 : 949). Perhaps one of the most exhilarating moments of this delegation’s trip...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): v–x.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in this departure by the fine works gathered in this volume which speak of migration, definitions of home, representation, hope, activism, and art. In her article "She Was Returned Home: The Narrative of an Afro-Guyanese Activist," Kimberly Nettles "explores the significance ofrace, place, and imaginings of'home...
Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 219–229.
Published: 01 March 2018
... women's health, such as but not limited to the lived health and wellness experiences of Black girls younger than 18; trans Black girls and women; Afro-Latinx, Afro-Asian, Black girls and women with disabilities; and homeless and housing-insecure Black girls and women. This gap in representation reminds us...
Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 396–413.
Published: 01 October 2021
... : 101 – 20 . Graber Kathryn . 2020 . Mixed Messages: Mediating Native Belonging in Asian Russia . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Guillory Sean . 2020 . “ Despite Its Complicated Past, Soviet Antiracism was Ahead of the Historical Curve .” Moscow Times , June 15...
Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 40–65.
Published: 01 September 2004
... it and are nurtured by it. Indeed, the transnational dislocation of people constitutes a central organizing experience among those within the African and South Asian diasporas (Lamming [1960) 1992; Said [1990) 1992). The forced and semivoluntary relocation of black and Asian people to service the global economy...
Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 113–132.
Published: 01 September 2005
... and Afro-Caribbean scholars whose academic benefits and gains are directly tied to the marginalization of African Americans. As scholars of women's studies, our solidarity and coalition with African American feminists must be forged with such kinds of racial history in mind. Teaching offers a wide space...
Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 124–140.
Published: 01 March 2010
... parents was crumbling, the zeitgeist shifting. "Negroes" were no more. A righteous and energizing whirlwind of Motown, afros, and Dayton's own "mini-riots" took hold of the imagination of the neighborhood youth, as Black became JUDITH EZEKIEL I GREW UP WHITE 125 Beautiful and Powerful. That's when I...
Meridians (2002) 3 (1): 161–190.
Published: 01 September 2002
... to be put into question. These bases are quite often visual: blond hair and blue eyes are almost unquestionably considered "white" characteristics, whereas "olive" (or less flatteringly, "yellow") skin, "almond" eyes and straight black hair are understood as markers of"Asian-ness. "3 This distinction...
Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 184–213.
Published: 01 September 2018
... a conservative academic institution in Ireland, who is a South Asian and multilingual Trans woman of color with experience in the international sphere, and who is a parent and a migrant, categorically refutes the existing gatekeeping in IR that dehumanizes non-cisheteronormative and Global South(s)-focused...
Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 126–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in the summertime. So I had my Aunt Gert take them for three weeks This was during the '6os. And I was already heavily into an Afro and not putting a curling iron [in my hair]. My kids had never even seen one. So I was at work and they were staying with their Aunt Gert, and I get this frantic phone call from my...
Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 149–201.
Published: 01 April 2020
... : Establecimiento Tipográfico O’Reilly . Chon Margaret . 1995 . “ On the Need for Asian American Narratives in Law: Ethnic Specimens, Native Informants, Storytelling, and Silences .” UCLA Asian Pacific American Law Journal 3 , no. 4 : 4 – 32 . Collier Jane . 2000 . “ Victorian Visions...
Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 September 2000
... there, there is nothing there for us." We are not talking much about these things in Africa, we are not talking about them here or in the Caribbean. Certainly as people of Africa and African descent, we haven't dealt with our grief or resentments. Meanwhile, some Afro-Caribbeans and African American people...