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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 238–239.
Published: 01 March 2013
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 25–48.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Tamara Beauboeuf-Lafontant Abstract In the opening decades of the twentieth century, Lucy Diggs Slowe charted new territory as the first African American dean of women. Serving in this administrative role for fifteen years at her alma mater, Howard University, Slowe introduced and shaped an...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 58–87.
Published: 01 March 2014
... John (1985). By engaging the larger English-speaking Americas, such an approach highlights the transnational implications of the race and gender paradigms Morrison deploys; also, although Annie John is commonly categorized as primarily Caribbean (a precursor to Kincaid's “American” sequel, Lucy [1990...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 323–347.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., an alluring symbol for the girls of Mango Street. Esperanza and her friends Rachel and Lucy thus eagerly play “dress up,” wearing heels while pretending to be Cinderella. During the game, however, they realize what it means to be (mis)treated as women. “Hurray! Today we are Cinderella because our...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 389–409.
Published: 01 December 2020
... into a delusion that things have changed completely from the days of Fu Manchu’s diabolical daughter. For instance, it may be argued that Asian women appear far more in Hollywood films today, from Lucy Liu in Kill Bill (2003) to Scottish actress Katie Leung as Harry Potter’s love interest, Cho Chang...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 September 2018
... proclaims, these everyday hairstyling strategies mark these women as guerreras , warriors in broader culture wars waged on and through women’s bodies. Our first research essay is Tamara Beauboeuf-Lafontant’s “The New Howard Woman: Dean Lucy Diggs Slowe and the Education of a Modern Black Femininity...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 85–106.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Kincaid produces the same omnipresent maternal voice within these essays that appears in her earlier work, and both Hoving and Stella Bolaki ( 2011 ) see Lucy , the novel Kincaid publishes after A Small Place , as a clarification and distillation through embodiment of the politics that her nonfiction...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 218–228.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to work from home for the foreseeable future. In-person classes have been abruptly canceled, and I don’t know where I’m going to host my first online seminar meeting in this cramped space. I’m scheduled to teach Jamaica Kincaid’s novella, Lucy (1990), a profound, semiautobiographical narrative that...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 310–339.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... For example, although hybridity is heralded as a normative reference for contemporary arts dialogues, tribal communities claim segmented spaces. Art historian Lucy Lippard’s Mixed Blessings claimed that “Faced with the facts of nomadism and displacement, many artists are trying to form a new hybrid...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 484–507.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Chicago : University of Illinois Press . Van Langendonck Gert . 2011 . “ Interview with pro-democracy activist Miral at Tahrir Square .” YouTube for documentary Zero Silence , Feb. 1 . https://youtu.be/RtLJpzUp2Z8 (accessed January 8 , 2016 ). Ward Lucy . 2001 . “ Cherie...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 32–64.
Published: 01 April 2020
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 51–81.
Published: 01 September 2018
... writing from the work of Lucy Terry and Jupiter Hammon to Amiri Baraka and Nikki Giovanni, characterizing Terry’s and Hammon’s writing as “original hoodoo, badmouthing the man, forerunners of the ‘Stomp Me, O Lord’ slave accounts and protests Black-perspective accounts of what was really going down with...