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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 99–122.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Marlo Starr Abstract In Ruth Ozeki's 2013 novel A Tale for the Time Being , sixteen-year-old Nao faces severe bullying and sexual violence at her new school in Japan. Seeking escape, she experiments with different identities, turning first to the Internet and then later to Zen Buddhist practices...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 376–381.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... The irrational fear that a young, beautiful, vocal woman will become a Grace Mugabe has intensified existing tensions between men and women in politics. After the death of Morgan Tsvangirayi, his widow was a public victim of cultural norms that allow families to bully widows. Elizabeth Tsvangirayi was accused...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 358–371.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Nancy Kang In college biology class, she once researched a parasite that infects fish by infiltrating the gills, eating out the host’s tongue, and taking a spot there instead. Cymothoa exigua are bullies, consuming everything from that muscular seat of pain, gathering up voice and sound...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 149–154.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in those buildings, and we’re not bad people, do not support america’s bullying. can i just have a half second to feel bad? if i can find through this exhaust people who were left behind to mourn and to resist mass murder, i might be alright. thank you to the woman who saw me brinking my cool...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 325–330.
Published: 01 November 2018
... if you cannot hear voices of girls like yourself. This is not an abstract concept to me. I do this work largely for myself. It is for me at age fourteen. It is for the awkward, loud, bullied girl whose breasts came too soon and whose ass came too late, who read too much and could not run at all, who did...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 163–183.
Published: 01 September 2018
... ; DeGruy 2005 ; Roberts 1997 ; Thompson-Miller and Feagin 2014 ). Consequently, from enslavement to Jim Crow, and well into the civil rights era, there were countless examples of white officers who used their position as a “bully with a badge” to satisfy their often sadistic inclinations (Thompson...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., as a performance of respectability. Yet Frank recuperates his father’s performance, calling it “passive resistance of a most dignified form,” explaining how he has come to understand his father’s choice after experiencing years of bullying for his own queer identity (Lemus 2007 , 16). 5 Recalls Roland...