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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 71–100.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Silvia Schultermandl Abstract In Nora Okja Keller's Comfort Woman (1997), the Korean American protagonist reconciles with her Korean heritage through the act of spreading her mother's ashes. This essay looks at Keller's use of a “language of the body” that protests against rape and other forms...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 167–168.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Guy-Sheftall AmbreenHai Andrea Hairston Barbara Harlow Michiko Hase Evelyn Hawthorne Tanya Hernandez YlvaK. Hernlund Maria Herrera-Sobek Emily Ignacio Honoree Fanonne Jeffers Michelle Joffroy Karen Kaivola Ricki Kantrowitz Khalilah Karim-Rushdan J. K~haulani Kauanui Alexandra Keller Nathalie Kermoal...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 March 2007
... SilviaSchultermandl's "Writing Rape, Trauma, and Transnationality on the Female Body: Matrilineal Em-body-ment in Nora Okja Keller's Comfort Woman"looks at how the experience of rape is used in the novel both to protest against the violation of the female body as well as to reconcile the Korean American protagonist...
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Meridians (2001) 2 (1): 26–40.
Published: 01 September 2001
... often, do not share the sensationalism of the popular press. However, the same biologists employ different rhetoric in scientific and popular writings. The relationship of the popular and scholarly press is a complex one and beyond the scope of this essay. 16. For example, see the recent Keller...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 September 2000
... the 185o's. (Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii, 1972). Milton Murayama is the author of AllI Askingfor Is My Body,originally published by his own Supa Press in San Francisco in 1975 and more recently reprinted by the University of Hawaii Press. 4. Nora Okja Keller's novel ComfortWomanwas published...
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Meridians (2006) 7 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2006
... that are currently so pressing. Although EvelynFox Keller's TheCenturyoftheGene(2002) is a stellar contribution to the contemporary landscape of science studies, it is not a text with a particular focus on gender. My interest is in forcing a contemporary discussion that brings humanist interrogation...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 52–81.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and sex workers’ movements where traditional shamanistic rituals are described as empowering forms of collective healing and mourning. For example, Kun Jong Lee ( 2004 ) examines how the Korean American novelist Nora Okja Keller’s Comfort Woman ( 1998 ) transforms the protagonist—a former Korean comfort...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 7–39.
Published: 01 December 2016
... not only a collective coming to hooks-but also a collective coming to consciousness in a digital "practice of politics and activism" (Keller 2016, 264). As Jessalynn Keller notes in her study of teen girls and blogging: "Participating in this community then ensures its continuation, functioning as activism...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2007
.... In the United States we have experienced one hundred years of stereotypical representations of the "Latin Spitfire" in Hollywood (Keller 1994). Chicanas have had to overcome Chicano images of the ideal mujer Buena(good woman) and mujermala (bad woman) that dominate male-centered cultural production (Garcia 1997...
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Meridians (2011) 11 (1): 66–90.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology in the first post-apartheid government in May 1994 (Keller 1995).In 2003, she was accused offraud and resigned both her parliamentary seat and her position as president of the ANC Women's League ("Winnie Mandela Resigns ANC Posts" 2003). Eventually, twenty-five...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (1): 114–139.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., including Green 1953; Keller 1958;Furnas 1959;DuBois 1962;Hinton 1968;Avey1969; and Boyer 1973. 7. Cliff relates another example of how African American history is buried; she recounts visiting the Great Plains Black Museum in Nebraska and learning 136 MERIDIANS 9:1 about the history of black communities...
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Meridians (2001) 1 (2): 95–127.
Published: 01 March 2001
... colleges at the time when government aid to higher education was being cut severely due to the DISPERSED RADIANCE 121 recommendations of the Hunter Commission (1882). (See Sarkar 1983: 72-73). 3. Keller (1989), in particular, has argued persuasively that "for women scientists as scientistst,he principal...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 113–132.
Published: 01 September 2005
... OkiekWomen'sInitiation. Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press. Lazreg, M. 1988. "Feminism and Difference: The Perils ofWriting as a Woman on Women in Algeria." In Conflictsin Feminism,ed. Marianne Hirsch and Evelyn Fox Keller, 326-48. New York and London: Routledge. Lewis, Desiree. 2002. "African Feminist...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 117–141.
Published: 01 March 2007
.... 1990. "A Conversation about Race and Class." In Con- flictsin Feminism,edited by Marianne Hirsch and Evelyn Fox Keller. 60-71. New York and London: Routledge. Clark, Christine and James O'Donnell. 1999. Becomingand UnbecominWg hite:Owning and Disowninga RacialIdentity. Westport, CT: Bergin and Garvey...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 478–502.
Published: 01 October 2023
... not die at home, he or she was brought home for proper last rites that included funeral and family. 11 Juliet E. K. Walker, “African American Business, Entrepreneurship, and Capitalism, 1619–2021: Where Do We Go from Here?,” webinar, March 18, 2021, Keller Center at Princeton University. https...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 50–76.
Published: 01 September 2018
...,LaurieK. 1994."The Feminizingof the Trojan Horse: MarieChauvet'sAmour as WarMachine."Womenin FrencShtudies2 (Fall):9-18. Lee-Keller,Hellen. 2009. "Madnessand the Mulatre-Aristocrate:Haiti, Decolonization,and Women in MarieChauvet'sAmour."Callaloo32, no. 4 (Winter):1293-311. Menard, Nadeve.2006...