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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 237–248.
Published: 01 March 2002
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 439–462.
Published: 01 December 2020
... the parameters of Black feminist thought, one that challenges the political tradition most closely associated with Black feminist thought: intersectionality. 5 Crenshaw echoes this in her article “Race, Reform, and Retrenchment: Transformation and Legitimation in Antidiscrimination Law” when she asserts...
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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2013
...-politics suggests a way of doing politics that transcends the pitfalls of identity politics, particularly intersectionality. Copyright © 2013 by Smith College 2013 ...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 94–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
... practice of intersectionality, I argue that black women who organize as blacks, women, and poor people provide key insights into how intersectionality is mobilized for social and poltical change. Furthemore, the ethnographic focus on black women's activism illustrates the ways in which grassroots politics...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 September 2018
.../and” rather than “either/or” (see Crenshaw 1989, 1991; Collins 1991). But in contemporary feminist critiques of intersectionality, it is frequently misrepresented, portrayed as fixed when it is fluid and flexible, and accused of creating the very categories and social relations it exposes and challenges. Few...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 279–307.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Lourdes Torres Abstract While in the last decades there has been a proliferation of writings by Latina lesbians who theorize issues of intersectionality, missing still are the voices and analyses of Puerto Rican lesbians who articulate the specificity of Puerto Rican sexual, racial, national...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 117–141.
Published: 01 March 2007
... brings together intersectionality and whiteness studies frameworks as well as the scripts they generate, models a critical pedagogy that exposes race–gender constitution as a relational dynamic, characterized by racialized discursive struggle. The intentional juxtaposition of incompatible perspectives...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (1): 83–112.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Lourdes Torres Abstract While in the last decades there has been a proliferation of writings by Latina lesbians who theorize issues of intersectionality, missing still are the voices and analyses of Puerto Rican lesbians who articulate the specificity of Puerto Rican sexual, racial, national...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
... is rooted in Black feminist and transnational feminist traditions, and has as its core the guiding principles of intersectionality, scholar-activism, solidarity building, and attention to borders and boundaries. Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 ...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... a broad overview of the conceptual catalysts that shape the approach of COMPUGIRLS, a National Science Foundation–funded technology program. The overview demonstrates how intersectionality and education activism can nurture the dispositions of girls of color to become techno-social change agents...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 114–141.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., in 1972, between a young Muslim girl in socialist Bulgaria and African American feminist Angela Davis. This encounter is linked to postsocialist Romani feminisms explicitly rooted in African American women's epistemologies of intersectionality to confront racism and anti-Gypsyism in the European Union...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 205–217.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Jameta N. Barlow Abstract The resistance and reinforcement of structures of gender and race are central to a discussion on identity politics and intersectionality in mental health services research. The goal of the Saving Our Sisters’ (SOS) digital archive project ( www.savingoursistersproject.com...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 427–452.
Published: 01 October 2020
.../ . Cox Jonathan M . 2017 . “ The Source of a Movement: Making the Case for Social Media as an Informational Source Using Black Lives Matter .” Ethnic and Racial Studies 40 , no. 11 : 1847 – 54 . Crenshaw Kimberle . 1991 . “ Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2020
... but meaningful contributions to growing the pipeline of women of color faculty, to supporting the work of women of color artists and activists, and to expanding the reach of intersectionality into all our fields of labor. We have successfully addressed the conflict between the norms of historically White (male...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 310–339.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and their relevance to indigenous rights. My research suggests that the crossover applications between feminist theory and indigenous knowledge systems for which productive theory-making may be structured include: intersectionality (often defined as holism in Native contexts), universality (or community values...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 149–201.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of class in its socialist program, I demonstrate that identity politics, in this case gender, 6 were in fact a governmental political strategy, and as such prompt the necessity of an intersectionality-based analysis of the Revolution. Under the regime of Fulgencio Batista, 1950s Cuban society...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 279–295.
Published: 01 November 2018
... described what it meant for them to be an African , a sex worker , and a feminist , and then collectively discussed these in relation to each other. This essay follows a similar structure, culminating in an analysis of what these intersectionalities mean for African sex worker feminists. I conclude...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 October 2019
... that intersectionality and transnationalism together offered a powerful corrective to the particular paradigms of earlier race and ethnic studies, area studies, and women’s studies (Candelario 2017 : 236–39). It was within this historic context that professors Ann Arnett Ferguson, Nancy Saporta Sternbach...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 471–479.
Published: 01 October 2019
... become known as intersectionality. Its authors identified and recognized the danger of privilege that continues to haunt the twenty-first century and extracts a critical psychological toll on Black women. They observed that as Black women they “do not have racial, sexual, heterosexual or class privilege...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 269–278.
Published: 01 November 2018
...,” or intersectionality, according to their point of reference or conditions. Unlike the previous generation, today’s rising generation of feminists move the political to the micropolitical and hence use new strategies and practices. This does not mean that they have discarded gender and feminism; on the contrary, gender...