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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 218–228.
Published: 01 April 2021
... plans to teach about global care chains, these dispatches from friends and loved ones in the midst of a global pandemic reveal how my ability to shelter in place and practice social distancing here in the United States depends not only on the unwaged, gendered care work within my own immediate family...
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Published: 01 April 2022
Figure 2. A social media user asking if she is #Blackgirlmagic. More
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Meridians (2006) 6 (2): 54–77.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., intellectual, and social activist who flourished in the first half of the nineteenth century, offers an alternative to the popular stereotype that the Qur'an and the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad have historically sanctioned the abuse and low social status of women throughout the Islamic world. By focusing...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 298–322.
Published: 01 October 2021
... surveillance studies weaponizing data social media Toward the end of Barack Obama’s second presidential term, a set of fairly widely circulating memes decrying the potential threat that “Shakira law” would soon be implemented in the global north demonstrates some of the networked circuits through...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 227–233.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Crystal DeBoise Copyright © 2014 by Smith College 2014 CRYSTAL DEBOISE HumanTraffickingand SexWork: FoundationaSlocial-WorPkrinciples For over a decade, at three different agencies, I have practiced social work and case-management with survivors of human trafficking and sex workers. The first...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... fetishization without fully considering how race, gender, class, and technology are co-constituted. Drawing on critical feminist theory, social justice education, and science and technology studies, this essay offers a critique of neoliberal approaches to technology education for girls of color and provides...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 144–156.
Published: 01 September 2018
... baffied in their quest to categorize it and artists stymied by trying to find a formula to replicate its highest form of artistic expression, is the ideal medium, by virtue of this all-encompassing identity, for transcending and solving the social injustices that plague our world. Meridians:feminisrmac,et...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 94–151.
Published: 01 April 2019
... by the Planning Committee, 21 Apr 1944: Negro Program,” Rose Papers. 27 Division of Negro Service, “Patients Registered during first 12 months at Bethlehem Center and Fisk Social Center clinic, Summary Report (appendix C),” June 1942, Rose Papers. 28 Marie S[chanks] Key, Summary Report on Work...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 491–506.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Daphne Lamothe Abstract In The Fisher King , Paule Marshall depicts urban spatial and social relations that resonate with the psychic and social ruptures of the African Diaspora. The novel’s central characters comprise a blended family with Southern African American and Caribbean roots. They reckon...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 206–226.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., and volatility. Through three narrated encounters, the essay uses social and affective memory and autoethnographic matter as food for critical thought, building on philosophy, postcolonial, feminist, and queer criticism, in order to address the hauntology of the necropartriarchal and necropolitical against...
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Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 5. SOCIALES por Sonia Ellis, El Diario La Prensa . Photocopy of article dated January 24, 1965. The bottom of the page, under the heading “ACTIVITIES OF SPANISH-AMERICAN TENANTS,” provides a translation of the article. NYCHA collected articles from the Spanish- language paper to track any More
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 236–264.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Malia Lee Womack Abstract The United States does not meet global human rights standards regarding economic, social, and cultural rights. In 1994 the United States ratified the United Nations core anti-racism treaty, the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 149–201.
Published: 01 April 2020
... national campaign to end prostitution as a case study to investigate how gender and patriarchy affect the ways social change is operationalized. Interested in the relationship between social and cultural change, following the tradition of feminist historians, this article utilizes the oral histories of two...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 109–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Nishaun T. Battle Abstract “From Slavery to Jane Crow to Say Her Name” examines the ongoing social movement in the United States by Black women activists and intellectuals from as early as the nineteenth century to present day contemporary movements and campaigns such as Say Her Name, which began...
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Published: 01 October 2020
as part of Alexander Street’s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600–2000. www.alexanderstreet.com . More
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Published: 01 October 2020
as part of Alexander Street’s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600–2000. www.alexanderstreet.com . More
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Published: 01 October 2020
as part of Alexander Street’s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600–2000. www.alexanderstreet.com . More
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Published: 01 October 2020
as part of Alexander Street’s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600–2000. www.alexanderstreet.com . More
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 219–254.
Published: 01 December 2020
... for thinking about the kinds of social reformations that are needed to bring about social equity between and for men and women in Indian communities—an equity that is an essential aspect of decolonization and social justice for Native peoples in North America. The kind of political cross-talk over gender...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 480–505.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Patricia Ann Lott Abstract This essay analyzes Harriet E. Wilson’s Our Nig (1859) as a book of lamentations for its bereaved black subject’s mother loss, social death, and prematurely ended girlhood. More specifically, it examines a daughter’s devastation over her natal alienation, violent...