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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 39–48.
Published: 01 September 2018
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 107–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
... domestic terrorism by working with government agencies, others feel that these partnerships are only meant to extend surveillance into Muslim communities. In this article, the authors critically examine how women are incorporated into local counterterrorism measures via CVE to think about the impact...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Barbara Tomlinson Abstract Intersectional thinking emerged as a provocation in contemporary feminist studies as a political and analytic concept, a sensibility or disposition, a heuristic for thinking in supple and strategic ways about social categories and relations of power in terms of “both...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 79–111.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., and sexual violence. In this article, I look back at the US feminist “sex wars” as a crucial turning point in feminist thought on sexuality and examine different aspects feminists address when speaking about sexuality. I argue that the multiplicity of levels of thinking sex brought up by US feminists opposes...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (1): 261–292.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of black (post)modern desires, as well as the potential to think through historical echoes of the current controversies and debates around exactly what constitutes “appropriate” black sexuality. Even as it offers a venue for acts of self-representation, pleasure, and exchange, hip-hop porn's brand...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 427–452.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Robert J. Patterson Abstract This article examines the official Black Lives Matter Movement (the Black Lives Matter Global Network) as a point of departure to argue that Black Lives Matter (BLM) in general expands our epistemological framework for thinking about black freedom movements, black...
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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 (2023) 22 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 October 2023
... representation. Relatedly, another reason savarna write castelessly is that disciplinary training in social sciences in higher education taught the author to think, feel, read, and write castelessly. Finally, the author traces the reproduction of these disciplinary structures in her scholarship. Ultimately...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 46–55.
Published: 01 September 2016
... movement in Latin America and the Caribbean is going through difficult times, this article considers the role of radical decolonial politics in the creation of a particular strain of thinking that would allow the movement to understand the specific configuration of these systems of domination, to overcome...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 118–129.
Published: 01 September 2016
... for reparative justice. We further propose concrete areas of conspiratorial action focused on deconstructing and challenging entrenched forms of thinking and representing Black/Afro-descendent women in the larger society, as well as practices of domination that divide our movements and communities along axes...
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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 26–52.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Claire Raymond Abstract This essay considers the ethically complex figure of the feminine witness to suffering by thinking in-depth about photographer and installation artist Carrie Mae Weems's installation From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried (Weems 1995–1996). The essay is concerned...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 218–242.
Published: 01 December 2016
... American contributions to standardized American written communication structures and demonstrates the value of AVT in academic settings. In the accompanying lesson plan, students are invited to think about how the English language, as a field, is constantly evolving and changing in our diverse, ever...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 435–463.
Published: 01 March 2017
... in theories of diaspora. Black women’s writing practices illuminate how they shift diaspora from a concept of separation, loss and exile into one that includes desire, communion and possibility. Engaging black women’s autobiography and black feminist thinking, the essay sets forth an assortment of letters...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 401–414.
Published: 01 November 2018
... this archival work might be important in creating space for African queers, it fails to engage fully with what it might mean to be both African and queer, in the here and now . So what, if there were no ancestral queers ? What do these archives concretize and block out of queer possibilities? While thinking...
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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 (2024) 23 (1): 52–81.
Published: 01 April 2024
... with landed status in Canada. Taken together, the artists’ works offer fruitful opportunities to think through difficult questions about power, history, and representation on Turtle Island. Both Nielsen and Park engage “pedagogies of the Sacred” to honor ancestral traditions and spiritual practices while...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 32–48.
Published: 01 March 2008
... students, "Oh you don't know who these people are but I know who they are," so there is a context which is not there in the second edition. Was that a conscious choice? MEENA ALEXANDER: Yes,yes. I think your student put it rather well; I said to him, "Why do you think I left out that first bit...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 123–141.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of thinking about one of the most extraordinary Americans in our history. I'm thrilled to introduce the panel for this conversation. Barbara Smith just reminded me that we first met in 1974when I was at Howard University Press and [she was] a book editor at the NationalObserver. Presently, Barbara...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 163–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... was interned in one of the concentration camps during World War II in Arizona and I was born at the close of the war Ross:May I interrupt to ask you to explain more about the internment camps? SAIKA: Sure. It's so wound up in thinking about the old questions about how we become politicized, how we become...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 69–91.
Published: 01 September 2004
... with certain truths rather than shielded from them. Nelly Rosario (NR): Definitely. I think that all family relationships do reveal a microcosm of the entire country or the entire community. And I'll speak from experience. It's hard to make absolute statements, so I'm basing [my words] on what I've seen...