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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 518–519.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Gina Athena Ulysse Photo credit: © 2019 Art and digital photograph by Gina Athena Ulysse. “Indigo” is part of the “Tools of the Trade or Women’s Work” Kwi series. Then came the Ash from burnt Pinewood and Palo Santo. After that, Salt wanted to play with Indigo...
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Published: 01 April 2024
Figure 2. Indigo. More
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 73–74.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Nia McAllister Abstract Drawing inspiration from the 1982 novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo by Ntozake Shange, the poem “Consort of the Spirits” celebrates the legacy of Black womanhood, ancestry, and resilience. The opening lines of Shange’s novel read: “Where there is a woman there is magic...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 175–181.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Figure 2. Indigo. ...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 49–63.
Published: 01 March 2008
... cigarette. I learnt to read a kindness in your clenched fists, the nicotine scents misting mother's vase of iron colored roses. III You were the age I am now, a man for all climates, hot streams, monsoon rivers, the indigo sea. When they cut India in two they made you choose. You were in Karachi, a young...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 205–235.
Published: 01 March 2004
... writers: one prolific and well-known; the other a rather obscure author of one published book who is writing her second novel after a thirty-year hiatus. Ntozake Shange's SassafrassC, ypres&s Indigo(1982) and Alison Mills' Francisco(1974) share as context and content the emergence of black and feminist...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 146–156.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., while the main drama of Haitian history moved on to Port-au-Prince. Campeche, raquette and bayahonde were to move in and thrive in forests on the former sugar and indigo fields. Even the savannahs were to fill up with this natural growth. The masonry of sugar mills, residences and indigo plants...
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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 250–277.
Published: 01 March 2003
...: kola nuts and indigo-dyed cloth. It was also a major importer of manufactured items, especially cloth and spirits. Commercial activities received a tremendous boost when the railway, which reached Abeokuta in 1899, attracted droves ofEuropean merchants. Abeokuta's new economic and political landscape...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... streaked indigo, Accidental hue of the scarf you bought me a century ago From a street where men still stroll, mirrors strapped to their backs Crying out in words I learn to understand-Move Away,Danger! Somehow the mirrors held in the crush of rickshaws, cows, camels, Caravanserai of women, palms marked...
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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 132–138.
Published: 01 March 2003
... later, Reina brought home a man who was nothing like Ahmed. He was Japanese. He wore a navy wool suit and a tie. He was from a family that processed indigo leaves for dyers- a clan steeped in tradition - though he himself worked at a company that created computer software. They'd met through friends...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 231–239.
Published: 01 October 2023
... in the context of intersecting and competing imperialisms, settler-colonialisms, and nationalisms. Serendipitously, in analyzing Comhaire-Sylvain’s photography, Sanders Jonson draws on the work of our cover artist, Haitian-American anthropologist Gina Athena-Ulysse, whose piece “Indigo” offers a “meditation...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2022
.../revista/musica/xiomara-descalza-IY6526082 . Shange Ntozake . 1996 . Sassafras, Cypress, and Indigo . New York : Picador . Starr Terrell Jermaine . 2021 . “ Poll: Black Americans Are Getting Vaccinated at Higher Rates than Whites .” Root , August 25 . www.theroot.com/poll-black...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 414–444.
Published: 01 October 2019
... in a cartoon bubble, “Mi sangre aunque plebeya también tiñe de rojo” (“My blood, even though plebeian, is also red,” from Pinglo’s lyrics). The image, like the Strange Fruit image, is alluring in its color scheme. The black and indigo-blue hair jumps out at us, as it takes up almost half of the left side...
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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 212–237.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of fl.ax cerulean blue instead ofindigo. (Alexander 1990, 7) Shunning the processes and forces of production in which she was formerly embedded and where fl.axand indigo, according to the poem, are cultivated in an agrarian mode of production, Baartman is captivated by the lure of an imperial process...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 October 2023
... Bengali. 1 Bhattacharya notes that the ostentatious wealth of the upper-class Brahmin bhadralok was secured through investments in colonial cash crops like cotton and indigo, which later gave them access to high-level jobs in the colonial bureaucracy. By contrast, for the lower-middle-class...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (1): 293–321.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... Ifwe compare t.A.T.u. to the Indigo Girls or K.D. Lang, lesbians who actually discuss their sexual identity in an honest way, t.A.T.u. and Madonna and Britney 304 MERIDIANS 8:1 reveal a constructed sexuality completely part and parcel with the rest of Viacom's programming. Christine Aguilera's "Dirrty...