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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 213–214.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Catalina Ríos Copyright © 2002 by Wesleyan University Press 2002 MARGINS CatalinaRios I. The anorexic professor marks me marginal pronounces a diagnosis of shame and exile. She's dead wrong not knowing I carry inside me lush treasure hard seeds of my own future incubating hot buried deep...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 207–211.
Published: 01 September 2018
... struggles and she was a warrior. Let’s not forget that. Marielle knew in her very bones what it meant to be a black woman, born and raised in one of the most violent favelas in Rio (Maré favela); she knew what it meant to live under the control and threat of militarized forces of all sides from...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 121–147.
Published: 01 June 2016
... approaches to assessing the links between race and class have been developed by scholar-activists such as Jurema Werneck (a medical doctor who also holds a Ph.D. and is a longtime leader of the black women's NGO Criola in Rio de Janeiro). In her research, Werneck has used standard measures of socioeconomic...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 September 2016
... began researching her life and work, which eventually led me to do archival research on her at the National Archives in Rio de Janeiro and interviews with her friends and family members. The information included here is a result of this ongoing research. Limbo: Black Women's Intellectual Contributions...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 September 2018
... driver, Anderson Gomes, were murdered on March 14, 2018, in Rio de Janeiro, where Franco, a self-described Black, bisexual, feminist favelada , was a recently elected City Council member. Her death stunned and inspired outrage throughout the world. As Flávia Santos de Araújo eulogizes in the “Marielle...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 440–445.
Published: 01 October 2023
..., and the thrust and thrum of aerial and terrestrial surveillance. In the scorch and chill of the desert, fluctuating extremes of temperature short-circuit the human body. When pushed further from shore, into the weight of the Rio Bravo, or toward precipice, precarity is felt in marrow and breath. Náufrago , 1...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 84–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
... SELECTED PoEMS Eu-Mulher Uma gota de leite me escorre entre os seios. Uma mancha de sangue me enfeita entre as pernas. Meia palavra mordida me foge da boca. Vagos desejos insinuam esperan~a. Eu-mulher em rios vermelhos inauguro a vida. Em baixa voz violento os timpanos do mundo. Antevejo. Antecipo. Antes...
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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 103–128.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in nineteenthcentury Rio de Janeiro, Sandra Lauderdale Graham argues that demonstrations ofloyalty were important to reassure patroes of their maids' trustworthiness (Graham 1988). Slavery and paternal authority permeated the social relations of free persons, setting the paradigm for master servant relations...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., Moreira 2007; Ratts and Rios 2010; Bispo 20n). Such researchers have produced groundbreaking works on the trajectory of Black women in Brazil, sharing a commitment to the history of a group that has been subordinated and rendered invisible by the dominant society, yet has not hesitated to confront...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 29–67.
Published: 01 September 2000
... this growing local interest in "transnationalized" policy advocacy. Beginning with the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, many local NGOs and several of the regional networks became more directly involved with the UN process and with the Northern-based...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 30–49.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Bairros, Luiza. 2000. "Lembrando Lelia Gonzalez." In O livrodasaudedasmulhms negras- nossospassosvemdelonge,edited by Jurema Werneck; Maisa Mendon\a, and Evelyn C. White. Rio de Janeiro: Criola/Pallas. Carneiro, Sueli and Tereza Santos. 1985. Mulhernegra. Sao Paulo: Conselho Estadual da Condi\ao Feminina...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 80–83.
Published: 01 June 2016
... 14:1 Figure 5. Scene from the March . ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHERS ClaudiaFerreirawas born in Rfo de Janeiro. During the eighties, she worked as a photographer for various newspapers , and was a Rio de Janeiro correspondent for the French News agency Sipa Press. Towards the end of the eighties, she...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 82–109.
Published: 01 April 2024
... crime reconhecido como genocídio indígena no Brasil. Mas só foi demarcado um terço do território originário Xakriabá. Sempre a população pergunta para as mulheres e principalmente para os jovens: “Vocês são Xakriabá? Vocês sabem nadar? Vocês vivem no rio? Vocês vivem da pesca”? E a maioria da juventude...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 389–411.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Papers): Cupipandeando la reina avanza Yde su inmensa grupa resbalan Meneos cachondos que el gongo cuaja En rios de azucar y de melaza Prieto trapiche de sensual zafra, el cadermen, masa con masa exprime ritmos, suda que sangra, y la molienda culmina en danza. Curvaceous behind, the Queen advances...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 148–163.
Published: 01 March 2016
... on a map and is part of the national imagination and the psychology of multiple communities. Such geographical establishment is susceptible to political change, as evidenced when the United States moved the southern border with Mexico from the Rio Nueces to the Rio Grande and claimed the Southwest as US...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): ix–xii.
Published: 01 March 2002
... fiction makes one wish for more such writing in the journal, while the poems by Catalina Rios speak directly to the margins. Finally, the complexity of the often overused yet still necessary words "community" and "activism" is captured in the short story translated by Debali Mookerjea, the essay by Bonnie...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 508–512.
Published: 01 December 2020
... with Black feminist organizers of the Marcha , Salvador, Bahia, 11 May 2014). Some localities where contemporary Black feminist organizing dates back to the 1970s, such as Rio de Janeiro, held their own “Pre- Marcha s,” with highly visible demonstrations drawing thousands of participants. Black feminist...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 2016
... to the 1970s, such as Rio de Janeiro, held their own "Pre-Marchas," with highly visible demonstrations drawing thousands of participants. Black feminist activists from Salvador, in the Northeastern state of Bahia, who were involved in the national coordination for the Marcha, transformedjulho dasPretas...
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Meridians (2002) 3 (1): 19–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
... as parents. In 1991, in one well-known case, their work led to the annulment of an adoption because of the false information on which it was based (Rios 1994).8 This was the first time that a full adoption was annulled in Argentina. The ri,ghtto reparationswas also a cornerstone of the Grandmothers' work...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 279–307.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and suggest how shame implicitly conditions the articulation of Puerto Rican identity. Works Cited Agosto Moisés , Acevedo David Caleb , and Negrón Luís , eds. 2008 . Los otros cuerpos: Antología de temática gay, lésbica y queer . Río Piedras : Librería Isla . Aponte-Parés...