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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 1. “The Struggle for Women Suffrage,” by Najla Saab, 1955. Ruth Frances Woodsmall Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, p. 1. More
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Figure 2. “The Struggle for Women Suffrage,” by Najla Saab, 1955. Ruth Frances Woodsmall Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, p. 2. More
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 3. “The Struggle for Women Suffrage,” by Najla Saab, 1955. Ruth Frances Woodsmall Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College Northampton, Massachusetts, p. 3. More
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 4. “The Struggle for Women Suffrage,” by Najla Saab, 1955. Ruth Frances Woodsmall Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, p. 4. More
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Meridians (2002) 3 (1): 19–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Rita Arditti Copyright © 2002 by Wesleyan University Press 2002 ESSAY The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo and the Struggle against Impunity in Argentina RITA ARDITTI Wemust notforgetor besilent.Ourduty isto keepthe memory,to keep talkingtirelesslyaboutthehorrorosftheArgentingeenocideW...
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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 204–249.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Nepal experienced no nationalist struggle to oust colonizers, it shares the experiences of economic and social intervention and dependency made possible by colonial histories and to which Alexander and Mohanty have referred as "processes of recolonization" (1997, xvii). As Stacy Leigh Pigg (1993) has...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 202–208.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Figure 1. “The Struggle for Women Suffrage,” by Najla Saab, 1955. Ruth Frances Woodsmall Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, p. 1. ...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 353–381.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Selina Makana Abstract The assertion that the mid-twentieth century Black freedom struggles across the African diaspora was a masculine era is one that continues to strike a chord with many African women whose voices have remained absent from the rhetoric on national liberation struggles across...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 360–382.
Published: 01 October 2020
...—devastated the community. And the interventions by the colonial state and medical establishment proved at times meek, complicit, and ineffective. In 2003, unruly colonial citizens evicted the Navy. Their actions were part of a struggle for the survival and well-being of the Viequense island community...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 151–173.
Published: 01 April 2021
... on at once the national struggle for self-determination and the gender struggle against patriarchal cultural norms. The film opens up new ways of imagining the category birangona and elicits a deeper appreciation of differentiated agency, vulnerability, and humanity. Copyright © 2021 Smith College 2021...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 133–155.
Published: 01 April 2024
... nation-state to explore the knowledge evolving from Sámi feminists engaged in the anti-mining struggle. Here, I argue that Indigenous epistemes—that is, the foregrounding of relationality and interdependency between land, humans, nonhuman beings, and the natural environment—are foundational...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 117–141.
Published: 01 March 2007
... brings together intersectionality and whiteness studies frameworks as well as the scripts they generate, models a critical pedagogy that exposes race–gender constitution as a relational dynamic, characterized by racialized discursive struggle. The intentional juxtaposition of incompatible perspectives...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 22–40.
Published: 01 March 2007
... indigenous women and men should develop a Native feminist consciousness based on the assumption that struggles for social autonomy will no longer include the denial of Native women's gendered concerns and rights. Copyright © 2007 by Smith College 2007 RENYA RAMIREZ Race,TribalNation, and Gender...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 373–381.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that means for positive identity formation and healing from a toxic, homophobic environment. The piece is grounded in Black feminist work such as Demonic Grounds: Black Women and the Cartographies of Struggle by Katherine McKittrick (2006) and bell hook’s (1990) “Homeplace: A Site of Resistance,” as well...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 471–479.
Published: 01 October 2019
... their lives. They committed themselves to a lifelong collective process and nonhierarchical distribution of power as they struggle(d) to envision and create a just society. Twenty-nine years after the appearance of the Combahee River Collective Statement, over one hundred African Feminists met in Accra, Ghana...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 65–84.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Laura Briggs Abstract Debt and imperialism have long been crucial questions for transnational feminism. This article attends particularly to recent and historical traditions of resistance in Puerto Rico and the wider Caribbean. It argues that part of the intellectual and political struggle has been...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 112–126.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Lisa Suhair Majaj Abstract This article situates the Palestinian right of return within the context of Palestinian-American literary reflections and the intersection of women’s and human rights. Providing a brief history of Palestinian dispossession and the struggle for return, it explores...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 334–349.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and binding—or, to use the language of A Mercy , the lashing—that deforms the relationship between mothers and daughters and produces an archive of intergenerational mourning that struggles to be transmitted and deciphered. This essay seeks to understand how language and affective bonds influence...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 267–296.
Published: 01 October 2023
... racial/religious categories and familiar political vocabularies can guide feminist analyses and politics risks employing a seemingly transnationalist and anti-imperialist but in truth U.S.-centric understanding of non-U.S. struggles for social justice and thwarting potential transnational feminist...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 174–182.
Published: 01 April 2021
... corporations in mass media. The committee also recognized that women, particularly in Africa and Asia, formed the forefront of resistance movements, driving the struggle. This meeting shows that the Presidium Committee on Women optimistically saw women’s social justice as an integral component to the larger...
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