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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Ranjoo Seodu Herr Abstract Third World and transnational feminisms have emerged in opposition to white second-wave feminists' single-pronged analyses of gender oppression that elided Third World women's multiple and complex oppressions in their various social locations. Consequently...
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Meridians (2005) 5 (2): 57–82.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of social behavior. TRANSNATIONAL FEMINISM AS CRITICAL PRACTICE 59 I draw on Kandiyoti's insights to highlight the differential relationship of women in different contexts to the traditions ofliberal democracy, pluralism, and fundamental rights. Transnational feminism must steer clear of both cultural...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 471–479.
Published: 01 October 2019
... to formulate their own manifesto and ultimately adopt the Charter of Feminist Principles for African Feminists, which was first published in 2007 simultaneously in English and French. This paper reviews both statements and acknowledges their critical contributions to the evolution of Transnational Feminisms...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 March 2008
... with transnational and critical race feminisms in this way illuminates not only the operations of chick lit and the middle-class neoliberal subjects it produces, but also interrogates the ways in which hegemonic feminisms in the U.S. (as exemplified by chick-lit criticism) continue to disregard such questions. We...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 99–122.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-, Buddhist, and transnational feminist projects. MARLO STARR Beyond Machine Dreams: Zen, Cyber-, and Transnational Feminisms in Ruth Ozeki's A Tale for the Time Being Abstract In Ruth Ozeki's zoi3 novel A Tale for the Time Being, sixteen-year-old Nao faces severe bullying and sexual violence at her new...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 114–141.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of socialist/postsocialist transnational feminisms to global and historical racial formations wherein Western racial sciences, colonial technologies, Marxist-Leninist imaginations, and socialist state policies intertwined to produce socialist women belonging to privileged ethnic majorities attached to racial...
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Meridians (2001) 2 (1): 158–175.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Laura Gillman; Stacey M. Floyd-Thomas Copyright © 2001 by Wesleyan University Press 2001 L ~ ', AY Conunpiea cadalado/Witha Foot in EachPlace Mestizajeas Transnational Feminisms in Ana Castillo's SoFarJromGod LAURA GILLMAN AND STACEY M. FLOYD-THOMAS Within usandwithinlacultura chicana...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 484–507.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in Cairo’s Tahrir Square went viral. Her abaya —the black robe worn by Muslim women—was ripped off, exposing her midriff and bright blue bra as a soldier stomped on her stomach. Copyright © 2016 Smith College 2016 transnational feminism imperialist feminism Muslim women social and visual media...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 164–188.
Published: 01 March 2016
... women of the global North and the global South. BASULI DEB Cutting across Imperial Feminisms toward Transnational Feminist Solidarities Abstract Photography, not only by imperial men but also by imperial women, has played a significant role in portraying the Muslim woman as the apolitical exotic...
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Meridians (2004) 4 (2): 102–108.
Published: 01 March 2004
...; and both a connection to global women's movements and a structure for participating in them. Finally, like transnational anti-racist feminism, it offers the vision of a world in which every one of us is fed, housed, clothed, educated, and secure from discrimination, dislocation or abuse. Le...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 335–357.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Maile Arvin Abstract How can we enact meaningful forms of solidarity across Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities? This essay, which focuses specifically on the context of settler colonialism in Hawaiʻi, examines existing or potential alliances between Indigenous feminisms and transnational...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 261–277.
Published: 01 October 2019
... for women fighting imperialism within aggressor nations. This transnational feminism supported an explicitly pro-socialist vision for the future. 1 I have defined this term elsewhere as a form of revolutionary internationalism led by women such that “even under the conditions of colonialism women should...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 304–331.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of these antimilitarism campaigns for the study of transnational feminisms as well as Asian American and Pacific Islander studies. First, the protests of Mink and Native Hawaiian activists against U.S. militarism in the Pacific represented gendered critiques of U.S. empire, although in different ways. Second, Mink’s...
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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 (2009) 9 (2): 66–99.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of motives.” This article provides a contextualized study of the global spread of the feminist anti-violence against women cause from a local perspective, suggesting that the “global and the “local,” in the field of transnational feminism, should be treated more attentively as an interactive nexus rather...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 253–260.
Published: 01 October 2019
... . Reproducing Empire: Race, Sex, Science, and the U.S. Imperial Project in Puerto Rico . Berkeley : University of California Press . Naber Nadine . 2016 . “ Arab and Black Feminisms: Joint Struggle and Transnational Anti-Imperialist Activism .” Departures in Critical Qualitative Research 5...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 October 2019
... was part of small group of U.S.-based feminist scholars working to correct the distorted and incomplete historical record typically relied upon by the U.S. scholarly and activist communities. In other words, Nancy Saporta Sternbach modeled radical transnational feminism in her politics, pedagogy...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): v–vii.
Published: 01 March 2014
... by Itoro Udofia. On the political end of the spectrum, there is a meditation on the parallels, differences, and contentions within the conceptual notions ofThird World and Transnational feminisms. And finally, this issue features a compelling conversation between the activists Gloria Steinem and Ruchira...
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Meridians (2005) 6 (1): 224–226.
Published: 01 September 2005
... ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS NANDINI BHATTACHARYtAeaches in and chairs the Department of Women's and Gender Studies at the University ofToledo, U.S.A. Her research is on diaspora and film, transnational feminisms, globalization and women's studies, and eighteenth-century British literature, gender...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): ix–xv.
Published: 01 September 2000
... the tendency to identify the "global" with Northern and the "local" with Southern feminism. She also cautions that it is mistaken to assume that all grassroots feminisms have been so affected by transnational practices that they are either in coalition with them or are resisting them. It is more likely, she...