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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 88–117.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Karen Y. Morrison Abstract This essay describes the common concerns about the social reproduction of race found in the works of pioneering Afro-Latin American writers Maria de Fermina Reis, Irma Pedroso, Carolina Maria de Jesus and Daisy Rubiera Castillo. Each was the first African-descended woman...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 97–106.
Published: 01 September 2018
...María Beatriz Serrano-Abreu Abstract Turbanteo Consciente, literally “consciousness headwrap wearing,” is the term facilitators, participants, and collaborators have coined to name the process of thinking, creating, and promoting the headwrap workshops, a self-developed project that has been going...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 295–320.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Sabrina F. Sembiante; Cristóbal Salinas, Jr.; J. Andrés Ramírez; Maria D. Vásquez-Colina; Yamilé Silva Abstract This article explores experiences, reflections, and perspectives of actual or perceived linguistic discrimination as experienced by four Latina/o and one White foreign-born professors...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 84–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Conceição Evaristo; Maria Aparecida Salgueiro de Andrade; Antonio D. Tillis Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 CONCEI~AO EVARISTO Translationbsy MariaAparecidaSalgueirdoeAndradeand AntonioD.Tillis SelectePdoems Vozes-Mulheres Avoz de minha bisav6 ecoou crian~a nos poroes de navio. ecoou...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (1): 54–76.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., and war as I point to how terror meted out by the U.S.-backed Salvadoran armed forces had as its targets not only individuals, but communities of people in resistance. Myanalysis of the climactic scene of the book highlights Maria's ability to see Jose Luis's community for the first time and connects her...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 April 2019
... actress named María Tubau. García describes this period as critical in helping her hone her craft and develop into a character actor: “It was at this time that I decided to dedicate myself to these types of roles so that I could secure steady employment” (Muñoz 1998 , 24). García’s ethnic background...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 56–78.
Published: 01 March 2016
... the reader accompanies from the young age of nine in the 196os up to well into the 199os. The narrative opens with the reading of her dead grandmother Maria's will, in which she disinherits Molly as she cannot accept her relationship to Rose, a relationship that does not conform to the heteronormative...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 318.
Published: 01 March 2002
...-Sokei Gracia Clark Rhonda Cobham- Sanders John Connolly ElenaCreef Anne D'Alleva Maria Damon Joan Del Plato Alexandrina Deschamps Sandra Doucett Catriona Esquibel Ann Ferguson Leela Fernandez The Ford Foundation Gertrude Fraser Rosa Linda Fregoso Yasuko Fujikara Dawn Fulton Christine Gailey Anita Garey...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 274.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Copyright © 2004 by Smith College 2004 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Opal Palmer Adisa Marjorie Agosin Elizabeth Alexander Susan Andrade Michael Awkward Amrita Basu Kathleen Blee Karen Booth Carole Boyce-Davies Katie Cannon Gracia Clark Maria Cotera Eleni Coundouriotis Laura Chrisman Maria Damon Joan Del...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
...,the editors Daisy Rubiera and Maria Ines Martiatu trace AfroCuban feminisms to the 19thcentury. Maria Ines Martiatu refers to AfroCuban poet Africa Cespedes, who writes indicting racism and sexism in 1889, aswomenofthe Blackraceweare consideredto beatthe lowesetchelonsof this infamoutsrial.5 In early...
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Meridians (2005) 5 (2): 187.
Published: 01 March 2005
... ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Abu Abarry Opal Palmer Adisa Norma Alarcon Susan Andrade Amrita Basu Stephanie Batiste Ann Boutelle Mary Brady Lucy Burns Johnnella Butler Antonia Castaneda Lily Cho Geeta Chowdhry Arlene Dallalfar Maria Damon Denise Ferreira da Silva Joan Del Plato Jennifer Doyle Jennifer Drake...
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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 295.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Daniel Angela Davis Theresa Delgadillo AnnDonadey Ann Ferguson Leela Fernandez Dawn Fulton Alma Garcia Velma Garcia Bishnupriya Ghosh Paula Giddings Maria Gonzalez Suzanne Gottschang Sandra Gunning Nina Ha Laura Harris Mary Hegland Yolande Helm Margaret Homans Stefanie Janin Honoree Jeffers Ann Jones...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 121–147.
Published: 01 June 2016
... concentration of black women's NGOs. Founded in the city ofporto Alegre in 1987, Maria Mulher has been at the forefront of HIV/AIDSprevention and treatment efforts for lowincome African-descendant women. From 1988 to 1997, Geledes, a leading black women's NGO located in Sao Paulo, had a health department...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 April 2020
...—of which “nearly half of Americans” on the U.S. mainland remain unaware (Dropp and Nyhan 2017 )—were brought into sharp relief on the centennial of its imposition when Hurricane María devastated the island in 2017 and ultimately caused the death of nearly three thousand residents, largely due...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 383–400.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Lucía M. Suárez Copyright © 2020 Smith College 2020 To: Esteban Lazo Hernández: President of People’s Power National Assembly (PPNA) Ana María Mari Machado: Vice President of PPNA Homero Acosta Alvarez: Secretary of PPNA and Secretary of the State Council Arelys Santana...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 261–263.
Published: 01 September 2004
... HomeBoundoffers a thorough introduction. TRINIDAD LINARES, Meridians WORKS CITED Espritu, Y.L. 1995. FilipinoAmericanLives.Philadelphia: Temple University Press. Ordonez, R. Z. 1997. "Mail-Order Brides: An Emerging Community." In Filipino Americans:TransformatioanndIdentity, ed. Maria P. Root, 121-42. Thousand...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 46–55.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., thought, and practices as what Anibal Quijano has termed "the coloniality of power and knowledge" (Quijano 2000, 123). Later on, Maria Lugones identified it as "the coloniality of gender" (2008, 19) by analyzing the way in which the colonial order introduced heterosexual gender binary logics, which...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): v–ix.
Published: 01 September 2016
... radical tradition and deserves to be further analyzed and researched. In keeping with the quest to retrace/recover "protofeminist" contributions to SONIA ALVAREZ, ET AL. 'TRANSLATIONS ACROSS BLACK FEMINIST DIASPORAS VII that tradition, Kym Morrison's essay analyzes the work of Brazilians Maria Firmina...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2020
... through the combined processes of racialization, colonization, capitalist exploitation, and heterosexualism. —María Lugones It strikes me as metaphorically appropriate that 2020 has brought anti-Blackness, systemic racism, nativism, misogyny, sexism, health disparities, class violence, and quotidian...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 148–176.
Published: 01 June 2016
... de Assis Duarte, Florentina da Silva Souza, Heloisa Toller Gomes, and Maria Nazareth Fonseca, whose 150 MERIDIANS 14:l pioneering works have revisited and questioned the Brazilian literary canon in order to unveil the Afro-Brazilian literary tradition. As a contribution, my analysis of selected...