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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 163–183.
Published: 01 September 2018
... . 2011 . Popular Justice: A History of Lynching in America . Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield . Brehm Jack , and Cohen Arthur . 1962 . Explorations in Cognitive Dissonance . New York : John Wiley and Sons . Brown Martin , Carney Michael , Currie Elliott...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 29–67.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Sonia E. Alvarez Copyright © 2000 by Wesleyan University Press 2000 ESSAYS Translatingthe Global Effects of Transnational Organizing on Local Feminist Discourses and Practices in Latin America SONIA E. ALVAREZ International activism has been a defining feature of both first- and second-wave...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 179–186.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Meena Alexander Copyright © 2000 by Wesleyan University Press 2000 MEMOIRS 'TheShockof Sensation' On Reading TheWavesas a Girl in India, and as a Woman in America MEENA ALEXANDER Wehavenoceremonieos,nlyprivatedirBeasndno conclusionos,nlyviolentsensationse,achseparate1. -VirBiniaWoolf...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 394–413.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Denisse D. Velázquez Copyright © 2019 Smith College 2019 transnational feminism Central American women Latin America U.S. intervention In the spring of 1981, public opinion polls revealed that a vast majority of North Americans overwhelmingly opposed the Reagan administration’s...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Karsonya Wise Whitehead Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 KARSONYA WISE WHITEHEAD Mourningin America:A Black Mother'sBlues Song forthemotherosfTamirRice& Tyre King it's morning (again) in america and i am at the edge of singing and crying and mourning out a black woman's blue song so i - i...
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 17. “Program for Action,” a Birth Control Federation of America poster depicting the organization’s approach to establishing birth control services, undated. Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records (PPFA I), SSC. More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 20. Better Health for 13,000,000 , Planned Parenthood Federation of America report on the two-year initiative in African American communities, 1943. Florence Rose Papers, SSC. (See Supplement 8 [32 pp.].) More
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Figure 24. “Abortion Facts,” a Birth Control Federation of America poster promoting contraception as a means of preventing abortion-related deaths, undated. Florence Rose Papers, SSC. More
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Figure 37. Field nurse for Planned Parenthood Federation of America, circa 1940. Florence Rose Papers, SSC. More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 38. “Who Uses the Services of the Birth Control Federation of America, Inc.?” In Catalogue of Services, 1941. Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records (PPFA I), SSC. More
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 348–359.
Published: 01 October 2020
... of American States) . 2020 . “ CIM Mission and Mandate .” www.oas.org/en/CIM/about.asp . 2 Unlike their monolingual U.S. counterparts, the educated and professional women who formed the vanguard and leadership of feminist and women’s movements in Latin America and the Caribbean spoke French...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): v–xi.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Sonia E. Alvarez; Kia Lilly Caldwell Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 SONIA E. ALVAREZ AND KIA LILLY CALDWELL PromotingFeministAmefricanidade: BridgingBlackFeministCultures andPoliticsin the Americas Coined by Lelia Gonzalez, one of the premier thinkers of Afro-Brazilian feminisms...
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Figure 7. Distribution of Birth Control Centers and Services, a Planned Parenthood Federation of America list of birth control centers throughout the United States, March 17, 1942. Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records (PPFA I), SSC. More
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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 58–87.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Sam Vásquez Abstract Despite striking similarities in their work and increased attention to the transnational Americas, there are few detailed comparisons between writers such as Toni Morrison (the most lauded African American female author of the twentieth century), and Jamaica Kincaid (the most...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 25–45.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Dorothy E. Mosby Abstract This paper is both a personal reflection and critical analysis of the circulation of the poem “Rotundamente negra” by Afro-Costa Rican poet and cultural activist Shirley Campbell among Afro-descendant women in Latin America. As I heard various recitations...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 293–295.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Teri Ellen Cross Davis Abstract Often the narrative on dark skin in America has been dominated by Eurocentric standards of beauty. White supremacy dictated dark skin to be unattractive and lesser than light skin. This poem explores the rich beauty of darkness in the natural world, from fruit...
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Figure 2. Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America Discussion Group: “Southeast Asia and the United Nations,” April 1956, foreword. Creator: Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America. Sophia Smith Collection, Smith More
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Published: 01 October 2019
Figure 3. Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America Discussion Group: “Southeast Asia and the United Nations,” April 1956, p. 1. Creator: Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America. Sophia Smith Collection, Smith More
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Published: 01 October 2019
Figure 4. Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America Discussion Group: “Southeast Asia and the United Nations,” April 1956, p. 2. Creator: Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America. Sophia Smith Collection, Smith More
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Figure 5. Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America Discussion Group: “Southeast Asia and the United Nations,” April 1956, p. 3. Creator: Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the United States of America. Sophia Smith Collection, Smith More