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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 193–217.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Min Young Godley Abstract The awarding of the 2016 Man Booker International Prize to Deborah Smith’s English translation of The Vegetarian brought global recognition to emergent Korean literature, but domestically it has sparked outrage among numerous Korean scholars who believe the literal...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 128–145.
Published: 01 March 2002
... of Independence had not faded. The republication of her writings under the aegis of the Jadavpur University School of Women's Studies, Calcutta, in 1991,and subsequent English translations from feminist presses like Kali for Women and Stree attest to the pivotal position of her work to feminist scholarship...
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Meridians (2004) 5 (1): 34–39.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Lydia Billon Copyright © 2004 by Smith College 2004 TRANSLATED FROM PORTUGUESE BY LYDIA BILLON Miss Carmindaand the Prince Herophilus ran away from the Domingos Jorge Velho Public School and hid in the storm drain. From the darkness, quiet as a rock, he watched the machine rattle to a stop...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 267–296.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Zeynep K. Korkman Abstract As critiques of anti-Muslim racism travel transnationally, they get translated in relation to complex histories of imperialism, colonialism, postcolonialism, and nationalism. These (mis)translations produce unexpected uses and abuses of anti-Muslim racism as an academic...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): v–ix.
Published: 01 September 2016
... by Black feminist theories and practices emergent in the "South" of the Americas, we organized this two-volume guest-edited issue of Meridiansas a work of political and cultural translation. Beyond language barriers and cultural distinctiveness, we maintain that translation is politically and theoretically...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 29–67.
Published: 01 September 2000
... government that violates rights or resists a desired policy change.7 These two transnational activist logics, of course, are seldom entirely TRANSLATING THE GLOBAL 31 separable in actual movement practices. In fact, they often operate within the same governmental, intergovernmental, or movement spaces...
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Meridians (2001) 2 (1): 77–91.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., the major channels carrying the life force through the body. By defining meridians as both imaginary geographic markers and an ancient Chinese holistic system and practice of healing, the journal's multi-disciplinary project is engaged in both locating itself and translating from/to different cultural...
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Meridians (2005) 5 (2): 149–175.
Published: 01 March 2005
... (a pseudonym), never physically crosses the border herself-only her translated life story does. Behar's controversial status as coyoteis further complicated by her self-portrayal as a "literary wetback." She borrows the term from noted Chicana author Alicia Gaspar de Alba: "Now there is another bridge to cross...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 482–507.
Published: 01 October 2019
... in Arabic and English from participants’ narratives to describe how giving nuance to multiple forms of expression is key to a feminist practice of translation. Third, the authors describe how this approach opens their project to involve a range of participatory-action activities driven by the voices...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 323–339.
Published: 01 October 2021
..., political, and cultural milieu. The second part consists of translations from the Arabic of four editorials that Shafik wrote in her feminist magazine Bint al-Nīl . tom.abisamra@nyu.edu Copyright © 2021 Smith College 2021 Islamic feminism modern Egypt Doria Shafik Bint al-Nil Doria...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 158–184.
Published: 01 April 2022
... a clear statement about her values and where she sees herself fitting in Dominican society. Drawn from three separate interviews conducted with Fortuna in Santo Domingo in July 2016, augmented by her extensive internet archive, this article frames a transcribed and translated testimonio that captures some...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 389–411.
Published: 01 March 2017
... in which various audiences—African American, white American, white Latin American, and Afro-Caribbean—translated her performances of blackness. Cosme’s success stemmed from her ability to construct a nuanced representation of blackness within both Cuban and Afro-diasporic perspective. Copyright © 2017...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 79–111.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... The trajectories of Monique Wittig's and Michel Foucault's works provide examples of the productivity of translations. They also stand for different feminist strategies of thinking sex that after a closer examination do not seem so radically opposed any more. Through this analysis the deconstruction of sexuality...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 183–205.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Nicole M. Morris Johnson Abstract The breast and its milk are of central importance in Maryse Condé’s Windward Heights , published in French in 1995 (English translation 1998) and set in Guadeloupe and Cuba at the turn of the century. This essay explores ways in which patriarchal order is being...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 446–474.
Published: 01 October 2023
... represent more than one million of the state’s population, were disproportionally affected. In the wake of the tragedy, a group of Puerto Rican women came together to demand translation and mental health services for survivors and their families. This article details their public refusals to be silenced...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 82–109.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Sônia Bone Guajajara; Célia Xakriabá; Malcolm McNee; Elena Langdon Abstract In this public address, transcribed and translated from the Portuguese, two leaders of Brazil’s pan-ethnic Indigenous rights movement, Sônia Bone Guajajara and Célia Xakriabá, describe their respective formation...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 235–258.
Published: 01 April 2024
... in India, in 2012. With a focus on both the ideological and practical aspects of running what Hembrom calls a “dependie” initiative, this interview explores adivaani’s—and Hembrom’s—journey in creating an Indigenous archive; the politics of knowledge production, language, and translation...
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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 (2006) 6 (2): 150–176.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., however, the continuing repression and lack of freedom that have prevented my novel from being made available, I have come to the conclusion that my future as a writer probably lies in producing books in translation, both to a readership of expatriate Arabs living in the West as well as to Western readers...
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Meridians (2006) 6 (2): 236–240.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Copyright © 2006 by Smith College 2006 ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS Guest Editors NAWAL EL SAADAWI is a writer, a psychiatrist, and an author who is well known not only in Arab countries but all over the world. She has more than forty books to her credit. Her works have been translated into over...