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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 225.
Published: 01 September 2004
... are small-nothings. His body drinks us. This harbor shakes in the rain. My mother extends the crook of her arm, before we hit the floor and flesh gives passage to the wound, ferries us to a shelter. Across the water, where she sings from the mustard's yellow, the promise of something better, crusted...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 114.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Muriel M. Ah Sing Hughes Copyright © 2000 by Wesleyan University Press 2000 BEBE YOU CAN BE MurielM. Ah SingHughes Bebe, no grow up too fast. Get plenty time fo be mommy. Be da swimming champ ofLahaina Harbor So what if get manta rays and sharks sometime You swim some fast, like one needle...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 112–113.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Cathy Kanoelani Ikeda Copyright © 2000 by Wesleyan University Press 2000 ORIGIN CathyKanoelanIikeda I am from Lahaina fields Red dirt stained slippers Centipedes in the shower Arrows of cane field roads Pointing their way to Pearl Harbor. I am the Okimoto frown Samurai snootiness In a pig...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 72–74.
Published: 01 March 2002
... You have your listlessness Its dull ache Youhave your fine breasts Your hard maids You have your strong presences Better than absences Better than abscesses You have your coital fire Behold, Great Mother Your black rope of hair Behold: breasts, crotch Scrotum, harbor, sun Your poems will write...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 246–247.
Published: 01 April 2021
... the inner harbor, cookouts in backyard squares, watched the matte black animate, sentient, lip-gloss sticky stars, how the easy smoke erased the hot stench of singed skin, the corner men’s amino-sweet roaring, daubed with piss and weed and diluted cologne, a vial or two clinking amid the cop’s dry...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 268–270.
Published: 01 March 2002
... the current focus of retaliation is against one person and one country. If the U.S. is talking about taking action against "those harboring terrorists" it should consider that the U.S. and the U.K. have both become safe havens for those who openly advocate violence against those who do not share...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 261–266.
Published: 01 March 2004
...,transnationalism2004, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 261-266] ©2004 by Smith College. All rights reserved. 261 Her devotion so impresses the dragon king that he returns her, releases her from her grave of seaweed, slimy grave of ocean floor, delivers her back to life atop a lotus flower; fishermen in the harbor stunned...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (1): 5–10.
Published: 01 April 2023
... of mourning. Congruously, the cover art we selected for this special issue features Jeannette Ehlers and La Vaughn Belle’s monument, I Am Queen Mary , situated on the harbor front in Copenhagen, Denmark. As a public art project that commemorates the ramifications of Danish colonial rule in the Caribbean...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 216–222.
Published: 01 September 2005
... examination. DAPHNE LAMOTHE, SMITH COLLEGE NOTES r. Fish describes, for example, an incident in which Prince refuses to "yield obedience" in a dispute over methods ofreligious pedagogy to a female class leader in a mission in St. Ann's Harbor, Jamaica. As Fish points out, Prince's anger is directed at a black...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 304–331.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of Pearl Harbor and asked for permission to personally escort “the six women mentioned in the attached letter” (Mink 15 April 1976, Patsy Mink Papers, box 129, f. 3). The five kupunas did name an additional female escort to accompany them. One of the letter writers, listed last, was male. Mink assumed...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 9–27.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and others away at Christmas. 186!: The Civil War starts with the firing on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor in April. Tubman's parents and other family members resettle at her home in Auburn, New York. KATE CLIFFORD LARSON HARRIET TUBMAN TIMELINE 15 1862-1865: Tubman works as a domestic, teacher, scout...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 289–297.
Published: 01 March 2002
... or whatever it takes, this is part of the solution." President Bush stated, "We will bear no distinction between those who commit the terrorist attacks and those who harbor them." Even as the bombing began, he declared that the war is "broader" than against just Afghanistan, that other nations have to decide...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 139–148.
Published: 01 December 2020
....” President Bush stated, “We will bear no distinction between those who commit the terrorist attacks and those who harbor them.” Even as the bombing began, he declared that the war is “broader” than against just Afghanistan, that other nations have to decide if they side with his administration...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 86–95.
Published: 01 March 2010
... years, Blanche also participated regularly in a peace vigil that took place in Sag Harbor, Long Island, not far from her home. She told a local journalist: "The people of the world oppose global violence and nuclear mayhem. As Martin Luther King Jr. said: 'Once the choice was between violence and non...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 455–479.
Published: 01 October 2022
... them, asking rather that identification serve as care and communion, a practice of intention, ideological investment, and ethical integrity for the commons. Like Reyes’s 750 candles for Black life, Lopez’s tear basins enact a porous common that harbor our unique differences within our apartnesses...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 137–167.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... The retaliatory U.S. bombing of Afghanistan, for which the primary objective was expressly to capture Osama bin Laden and remove the terrorist-harboring Taliban, also aimed at "liberating" Afghan women. My paper discusses the apparent consequences of the American "war on terror" for a private American donor...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 43–60.
Published: 01 March 2007
... far out into the Kingston harbor and could not swim back" (127). The Savages' homophobia is exemplified when Robert "brought a dark man home from Montego Bayand introduced him to his mother as 'my dearest friend The family then responds with "ifhe had to have a dearest friend he might be more discreet...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 250–270.
Published: 01 October 2020
... and feigned deference. Whether or not white women harbored embellished memories of the black women who worked in their homes, their recollections show how white southerners mobilized the trope of the loyal black servant to construct themselves as racial paternalists. For instance, one white woman said...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 389–409.
Published: 01 December 2020
... when South Asian cabdrivers were being beaten within an inch of their lives” (Hamid 2007 , 94). Indeed, this bore an eerie similarity to the climate of fear that afflicted Japanese Americans in the days immediately following the attack on Pearl Harbor, leading to the mass incarceration of Japanese...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 141–162.
Published: 01 March 2010
... offear that afflicted Japanese Americans in the days immediately following the attack on Pearl Harbor, leading to the mass incarceration ofJapanese Americans in the euphemistically named relocation camps. At such a time it is very easy for dominant cinema to play into people's fears and create portraits...