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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 240.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Bettina Judd Copyright © 2013 by Smith College 2013 BETTINA JUDD Indigenousto No Land blackfemalebodiesinhabittheliminalspaceofdeath h.s. you say i belong not to this nor that but to the sea yes. but i cannot swim yes. [Meridians:feminismr,ace,transnationalism2013, vol. n, no. 2, p. 240] ©...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 78–98.
Published: 01 September 2014
... to Uncle Sam's land (Bradford 1886, 28). If modern scholars recognize Tubman as a women's suffragist, could we also not imagine Tubman holding the same pro-woman sentiment when seeking to liveon the "Queen's soil" in Canada? Perhaps this is just superficial conjecture; nonetheless, it deserves...
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Meridians (2001) 2 (1): 26–40.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., and the occasional pinyon-juniper treethat Belnap had seen the year before no longer existed; it had become overgrown with 2-foot-high Eurasian cheatgrass. "I was stunned," says Belnap, "It was like the aliens had landed." (Enserink 1999) One of the ironies in the world today is that in this era of globalization...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 133–155.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Ina Knobblock Abstract This article is a Sámi feminist analysis of large-scale resource extraction in Sábme, the transnational Sámi territory spanning northern Fenno-Scandinavia and the Murmansk peninsula. Specifically, it centers on the mining of Indigenous land within the borders of the Swedish...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 304–331.
Published: 01 October 2019
... the late 1960s and 1970s, Mink challenged the use of the Pacific lands, waters, and peoples as sites of military experimentation, subject to nuclear and chemical testing as well as war games. Mink’s political worldview, shaped by her experiences and understanding of the interconnectedness between human...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 101–122.
Published: 01 April 2022
... these short four pages to guide her fictional retelling of this historical moment. Other scenes illuminate the ways Black women of the nineteenth century were deeply connected to the nature surrounding them, emphasizing the unique relationship Black and Brown women have had with the land through natural...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of menstruation, miscarriages, hemorrhages, and womb images alongside death suggest that relying on a relationship among blood, land, and identity is always already limiting, even as the novel maintains that such relationships remain the best hope for resisting oppression. The lack of a future in the text...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Nancy Marie Mithlo Abstract Despite the prevailing acceptance of homogenized global sensibilities in media productions, many American Indian and other indigenous artists continue to articulate a sovereign, bounded, and discrete identity based on land, family, and memory. Both material (embodied...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 310–339.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Nancy Marie Mithlo Abstract Despite the prevailing acceptance of homogenized global sensibilities in media productions, many American Indian and other indigenous artists continue to articulate a sovereign, bounded, and discrete identity based on land, family, and memory. Both material (embodied...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 October 2023
... of savarna feminists’ historical-material relation to caste. Narrating regional caste histories of savarna Bengalis, the author shows that her practice of writing castelessly is founded on material structures of power—historically claimed monopolies over culture and education, land, labor, and political...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 94–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Keisha-Khan Y. Perry Abstract In Brazil and throughout the African diaspora, rarely are black women, especially poor black women, considered leaders of social movements, much less political theorists. While Afro-Brazilian women are at the very heart of the struggle for urban housing and land rights...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 118–129.
Published: 01 September 2016
... care, as well as a home and a place of dignity in the world's history to millions of Black/Afro-descendent women. We need to conspire to secure access to adequate care and treatment to Black/Afro-descendent women living with HIV, and to preserve the land of deracinated women. Black feminism and all...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 52–81.
Published: 01 April 2024
... with landed status in Canada. Taken together, the artists’ works offer fruitful opportunities to think through difficult questions about power, history, and representation on Turtle Island. Both Nielsen and Park engage “pedagogies of the Sacred” to honor ancestral traditions and spiritual practices while...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 29–50.
Published: 01 April 2024
... that is a methodological pivot for conducting trauma-based gender-based violence research in a decolonial context, which calls for an end to narratives of trauma that are severed from the settler colonial project of Native land dispossession and genocide. ruizele1@msu.edu Copyright © 2024 Smith College 2024...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 82–109.
Published: 01 April 2024
..., their involvement in environmental and human rights struggles, and the global stakes involved in the recognition and protection of the traditional territorial claims and land-use practices of Indigenous peoples in the Brazilian Amazon and beyond. mmcnee@smith.edu Copyright © 2024 Smith College 2024...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 182–209.
Published: 01 April 2024
..., a framework that uses the lens of colonialism, land theft, erasure, and genocide to reframe the Assyrian experience as a remnant of the colonial global order. mgeorgis@sfu.ca Copyright © 2024 Smith College 2024 Indigenous feminism Assyrians colonialism global Indigeneity Middle East...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 September 2005
... more than 70 percent of the land at independence, the most difficult problem was that ofland-the most critical resource of the postcolonial Zimbabwean society. To resolve it, a deal called the Lancaster House Agreement (see appendix page 19)was reached in 1979 between the new ruling class of Zimbabwe...
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Meridians (2001) 1 (2): 194–207.
Published: 01 March 2001
... she has paraded with the Aboriginal land right's flag alongside the Australian, and she has been put under strong pressure by Aboriginal activists to boycott the games in support of Aboriginal protests. As a white (or, as I would explain these days, Anglo-Celtic-East European Australian of five or six...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 April 2024
... Massachusetts–based offices are on Nonotuck land. In this we formed part of a wave of solidarity with Indigenous peoples that necessarily begins with recognition of how settler colonialism is deeply ingrained, embedded, and naturalized in every way, from place-naming conventions to thought structures. Further...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 440–445.
Published: 01 October 2023
... an aerial view they look like veins weaving through the countryside. They are layered as skin is layered. For centuries, lienzos have been used to gently delineate space. They are unlike the different types of cement and steel barriers that scrape toward sky as they jut burial-deep into portions of the land...