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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in Latin America, now focused on South and Central America (Part I focused on Brazil), I analyze the significance of Black feminisms for the culture and politics of Afro-Latin American social movements in the most recent past and present. The idea is neither to draw 2 MERIDIANS 14:2 a map nor outline...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 513–521.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and Adriana Medeiros offers a vivid glimpse into what many consider a watershed moment in the Afro-Brazilian feminist movement. Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 Afro-Latin American feminism black women’s movements Afro-descendant women’s mobilization Afro-Brazilian feminist theory activist...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 118–129.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., Black Brazilian feminist Leila Gonzalez calls for an Afro-Latin American feminism. She argues that feminist meetings organized around this call should be inclusive spaces, open to the participation of women of different ethnicities and cultural backgrounds. Afro-Brazilian feminist theorist Sueli...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 June 2016
... not include Black women's struggles against patriarchal social relations have been manifested in many spaces of women's political mobilization, shared by many poor and Black women (myselfincluded). Lelia Gonzalez's (1988b) pioneering essay, "Toward an Afro-Latin American Feminism," presents her vision...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 25–45.
Published: 01 September 2016
...". ThirdText.(13): 3-16. Gonzalez, Lelia. 1988. "For an Afro-Latin American Feminism." In Con.fronting the Crisisin LatinAmerica:WomenOrganizinfgor ChangeI.sis International & Development Alternatives With Women For a New Era: 95-101. Hall, Stuart. 1997. "Old and New Identities, Old and New Ethnicities...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): v–xi.
Published: 01 June 2016
... their relative invisibility in the U.S., Afro-descendant feminisms have advanced radical re-imaginings of not only "mainstream" or hegemonic Latin American feminisms, but also of race, gender, sexuality, democracy, health, development, cultural production, generation, citizenship, and other issues and ideas...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): v–ix.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of English-speaking Black women" within the global project ofBlack feminist studies, Afro-Latin American women's voices have been "muted," despite the fact that they "have made significant theoretical and philosophical interventions that could potentially change the way that we think about gendered racial...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 46–55.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Ochy Curiel; Manuela Borzone; Alexander Ponomareff Abstract This article rethinks the challenges of radical politics within a global neoliberal context by rekindling conversations about the history of Afro-Latin American women's movements. The article explores the current economic crisis and its...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 29–67.
Published: 01 September 2000
... - such as the Latin American and Caribbean Network Against ViolenceAgainst Women and the Afro-Latin American and Afro-Caribbean Women's Network. The 1990s witnessed the ascendance of a new form of international activism among growing numbers of feminists in the region -one targeting intergovernmental organizations...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 56–70.
Published: 01 September 2016
... on-were kept on the periphery of the activities offeminist organizations. As feminists, many ofus participated in the creation of the ReddeMujeresAftocaribeiiyasAftolatinoamericanas(Network of Afro-Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Women)-which now also includes 'of the DiasporaRMAAD) but the subject...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 2016
... and celebrations they had inaugurated earlier in the 2000s, into a nationwide phenomenon that reached miniscule towns and large metropoles alike, marking the commemoration the International Day of Afro-Latin American and Caribbean Women (July25). Younger activists in the mostly European-descendant Southern state...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Ginetta E. B. Candelario Copyright © 2019 Smith College 2019 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. In the mid-1990s a small group of feminist faculty from women’s studies, Latin American studies, and Afro...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 123–154.
Published: 01 April 2022
... Immigrant and Scholar: Lourdes Casal (1938–1981) .” In Female Immigrants to the United States: Caribbean, Latin American, and African Experiences , edited by Mortimer Delores M. and Bryce-Laporte Roy S. , 349 – 55 . RIIES Occasional Papers No. 2. Washington, DC : Research Institute...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 508–512.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Women’s July), the month-long series of events and celebrations they had inaugurated earlier in the 2000s, into a nationwide phenomenon that reached miniscule towns and large metropoles alike, marking the commemoration the International Day of Afro-Latin American and Caribbean Women (July 25). Younger...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 50–69.
Published: 01 June 2016
... is one of the most renowned activist-scholars of the Brazilian Black Movement, also long active in the Afro-Brazilian feminist movement. ABOUT THE INTERVIEWER SoniaE.Alvarezteaches Latin American politics, race and gender politics, and social movements at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 September 2016
... their English-speaking counterparts. AfroLatin American women's intellectual contributions are all but invisible to those who are not familiar with Black feminism in Latin America. The reasons for this are myriad. Most Black women in the region are poor and working class, and are excluded from the higher...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 October 2020
... with Gilbert’s legacy of love for the Afro–Puerto Rican Harlem of his childhood is evident in Rosa’s own work as a sociologist of race and urban planning. Thus, in keeping with that legacy of autochthonous Latin American and Caribbean feminisms and transnational spirit, this issue of Meridians features...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 121–147.
Published: 01 June 2016
.../AIDS developed by a Latin American country, this initiative represented an important move by the Brazilian federal government to recognize and address the impact of HIV/AIDSon women in Brazil. However, at the same time, it can also be viewed as a decidedly tardy attempt to reverse a trend that had long...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 158–184.
Published: 01 April 2022
... . https://acento.com.do/cultura/musica-raiz-tambores-de-resistencia-impronta-imperecedera-de-la-identidad-7880.html . Laó-Montes Agustín . 2016 . “ Afro-Latin American Feminists at the Cutting Edge of Emerging Political Epistemic Movements .” Special issue, Meridians 14 , no. 2 : 1 – 24...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): ix–xv.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Alvarez andAmrita Basu highlight the controversial encounter of the transnational with the local. Alvarez's article shows how transnationalism has enabled Latin American feminists to forge alliances with feminists beyond their national borders. Activists have used resources and energies generated...