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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 110–131.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Edwidge Danticat's Breath,Eyes,Memory,published four years later, revisits many of the same themes-adolescent alienation, migration, traumatic uprooting from a childhood in the Caribbean (for Kincaid's Lucy, in Antigua; for Danticat's Sophie, in Haiti), and the challenges of establishing new relations...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 92–116.
Published: 01 September 2004
... writing and cooking, insisting on the capacity of both to replenish two disabling voids-hunger and illiteracy-that external forces have invested with special prominence throughout American history" (Warnes 2004, 2). Danticat's Breathcould be read as a move toward that very goal. Her character Sophie Caco...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 110–132.
Published: 01 April 2024
... secondary to the national struggle for decolonization, often in disregard to the fact that national liberation remains inadequate and unfulfilling if it excludes marginalized elements of the Native society. As Sophie Richter-Devroe ( 2008 : 36) writes, Palestinian women are expected to “view themselves...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (1): 180–204.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of veteran video director Sophie Muller, the stunning Knowles, dressed in a caramel-colored trench coat to match her glistening skin, is dragged away by policemen in riot gear, locked in a padded cell, dressed in army fatigues, and restrained by interrogators in a scene that overtly references Sharon Stone's...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 255–278.
Published: 01 December 2020
... “Ring the Alarm” is in fact so disturbing. Under the direction of veteran video director Sophie Muller, the stunning Knowles, dressed in a caramel-colored trench coat to match her glistening skin, is dragged away by policemen in riot gear, locked in a padded cell, dressed in army fatigues...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 202–215.
Published: 01 September 2005
... of many years, and I had some partners with whom we worked on the Green Belt Movement for many years. So it was nothing extraordinary. I had just then, in June of the same year, received the Sophie Prize which is given in Norway. So, hearing from the embassy was not such a big deal. Little did I know what...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the function and employment of the fetish in chick lit. 7. For instance, Jessica LynVan Slooten argues that Sophie Kinsella's popular Shopaholincovels use ecstatic moments of shopping success to represent the promise of an idealized self envisioned by the chick-lit heroine (Van Slooten 2006, 224). 8. This way...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 263–294.
Published: 01 April 2024
... Obiajulu , Nwatu Samuel , Anozie Miriam , and Onyeabor Emmanuel . 2018 . “ Nigeria’s National Health Act, National Health Insurance Scheme Act, and National Health Policy: A Recipe for Universal Health Coverage or What? ” Medicine and Law 37 : 645 – 82 . Novack Sophie...