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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) 13 (2): 164–188.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Basuli Deb Abstract Photography, not only by imperial men but also by imperial women, has played a significant role in portraying the Muslim woman as the apolitical exotic of orientalist fantasies. The legacy of colonial photography by European women travelers continues to haunt the media...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 484–507.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Basuli Deb Abstract Photography, not only by imperial men but also by imperial women, has played a significant role in portraying the Muslim woman as the apolitical exotic of orientalist fantasies, its legacies haunting the media of the global North even today. Imperial feminist representations...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 82–110.
Published: 01 September 2005
... under scrutiny by diasporic artists and activists who mine and interrogate the power ofits images by drawing attention to their unreconstructed sexism, classism, homophobia, and other ills. Annu Palakunnathu Matthew is gaining fame and recognition as an artist-activist. Her recent works have been shown...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 268–271.
Published: 01 March 2004
...) entitled Just Advocacy: Women'sHumanRights,TransnationalFeminismand thePoliticsof Representation (Rutgers University Press, forthcoming). Her new research project is VisibleWarsandAmericanNationalism: Militarization and Photography, 1970s to thepresent. HARRYETIE MULLEN is the author of six books, most...
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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 26–52.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Cried was developed upon invitation from the prestigious Getty Museum, as Weems was tapped to participate in an exhibition curated by Weston Naef called Hidden Witness: African Americans in Early Photography. Weems's contribution brilliantly troubles the very premise underlying Hidden Witness: the idea...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 April 2019
... and represent Yemen’s complex heritage, including legacies from the Horn of Africa and Western colonialism. Mabura and Husani argue that the use of photography, filmography, song, and mirroring reflections allow Hirsi to ask, “what would happen if . . . love or desire were given a chance across race, religion...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2020
... for educators who undertake social justice pedagogy from kindergarten to graduate school. Beyond the classroom, we hope that this reader becomes a resource to activists laboring in the trenches of social justice globally and the realms of cultural work, from poetry to painting to photography to performance...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2004
... of authenticity, transparency, and veracity. Belief in objectivity in news reporting, and faith in the mechanical qualities of the camera have long supported assertions about photojournalism's ability to witness. In the 1930s, the popularity of documentary photography, news reels, and the new picture magazines...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 413–435.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and traditionally conservative art institutions. Progressive activists, too, can be trapped by notions of “aboutness,” particularly in explicit representations of sex by racialized artists. She examines how “racialized subjects are perceived to be speaking on behalf of an entire race, nation, or people, which...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 107–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and activist in the Muslim community, told us that the council’s position was “that CVE is inherently racist and must be stopped. CVE is unconstitutional and targets Muslims because of a stereotypical and uninformed understanding of Islam.” 4 Khaled himself had been a target of intimidation and state...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 414–444.
Published: 01 October 2019
... one example of many artists and activists who have spoken out and participated in documenting the tumultuous years under Shining Path and their impacts on a collective Peruvian memory. The most well-known exhibit has been the photography exhibit Yuyanapaq ( To Remember in Quechua). Vich 2010...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Barthes Roland . 1979 . Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography . New York : Macmillan . Cantú Norma Elia . 1995 . Canícula: Snapshots of a Girlhood en la Frontera . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press . Chávez Denise . 2004 . The Last of the Menu Girls . Reprint...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 455–479.
Published: 01 October 2022
... with Lopez 2020) that binds Ricanness through art, and he hoped that an aesthetic/activist response might allow us to “interact with each other’s emotions” in an attempt to “break down individualism and upend colonial time.” 24 In binding us in tears, Lopez’s basins provide the environment and container...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 88–120.
Published: 01 March 2014
... FBI "wanted" posterin other words, between sex and politics-in his experimental film Reckless Eyeballin_(g2004).5 In a visual sampling of archival imagery, Harris constructs a more complex subjectivity for both actress and activist by identifying each as simultaneously sexually dangerous...