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Meridians (2006) 7 (1): 73–103.
Published: 01 September 2006
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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 149–171.
Published: 01 March 2013
... in government policy. Copyright © 2013 by Smith College 2013 LEIGH JOHNSON CovertWarsin the Bedroomand Nation:Motherwork, Transnationalism,and Domestic Violencein BlackWidow'sWardrobe andMotheTr ongue Abstract: Thisarticlearguetshat, asatoolfor sociajlusticeandresistancet,heconcepot fmotherwork...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 78–98.
Published: 01 September 2014
... immigration, movement, and interaction occurred. She demonstrated a keen awareness of her political agency to pit the United States and British Empire against each other for the best possible outcomes. Tubman's transnationalism was a major component of who she was, and it should not be neglected. Someone...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Copyright © 2000 by Wesleyan University Press 2000 COUNTERPOINTS ArnaAtaAidoo, EdnaAcosta-Belen, AmritaBasu,MaryseConde,Nell Painter, andNawalEl Saadawispeakon feminism, race,and transnationalism In thesummerof 1999, membersof theMERIDIANeSditorialgroupinterviewed jivefeministactivists...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 71–100.
Published: 01 March 2007
..." (Yoneyama 1999, 57) of the movement for redress for comfort women, that is, the WRITING RAPE, TRAUMA, AND TRANSNATIONALITY ONTO THE FEMALE BODY 73 emphasis on the U.S. government's role as political liberator and legal mediator in the matter of ongoing negotiations between Japan and the surviving comfort...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 464–490.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Sam Vásquez Abstract Paule Marshall’s short story “To Da-duh” offers a pioneering theorization of transnationalism for black Caribbean women, particularly Barbadian women. Examining black female characters’ navigation of archetypcal environments in symbolically loaded vehicles and interrogating...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 261–277.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Elisabeth Armstrong Abstract In 1949, at a conference instigated by the Women’s International Democratic Federation (WIDF) held in Beijing, China, the Asian Women’s Conference solidified an anticolonial, antifascist, and antiracist theory for organizing women transnationally. This transnational...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 127–130.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Amrita Basu; Paula Giddings; Inderpal Grewal; Kamala Visweswaran Abstract The links among feminism, race, and transnationalism, which are key to the Meridians project, are also crucial to understanding the events of 9/11 and the war on Afghanistan. Some pieces in this archive provide feminist...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 363–388.
Published: 01 December 2020
... of Cosmopolitan and skin-tanning products in the American version of Cosmopolitan, the author points out the construction of “cosmopolitan whiteness.” Whiteness is not simply racialized or nationalized as such, but transnationalized. Whiteness is represented as “cosmopolitanness,” embodying transnational mobility...
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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 (2010) 10 (2): 15–41.
Published: 01 March 2010
... advertisements for skin-whitening products in the Indonesian version of Cosmopolitan and skin-tanning products in the American version of Cosmopolitan , I point out the construction of “cosmopolitan whiteness.” Whiteness is not simply racialized or nationalized as such, but transnationalized. Whiteness...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and supports the expertise of both the reviewer and the author of works attending to feminism, race, and transnationalism, with the generous assistance of our peer reviewers Meridians has become a notable contributor to the project of changing the “face of the academy.” Likewise, since volume 3, Meridians...
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Meridians (2001) 1 (2): ix–xiv.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., yet the greatest representation of East Asian women on the Internet is as subjects of porn sites (Walker 1999). It is these unexpected and unpredictable outcomes of globalization and transnationalism that I hope will be discussed in the pages of the journal. As the first full-time editor of MeridiansI...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 October 2021
..., of the causes in history, in the past, in the present.” “So transnationalism is to work and to fight and to struggle for justice, freedom— transnationally.” —Nawal El Saadawi This issue coincides with the twentieth anniversary of the United States’ initiation of the “war on terror” launched...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 October 2019
... that intersectionality and transnationalism together offered a powerful corrective to the particular paradigms of earlier race and ethnic studies, area studies, and women’s studies (Candelario 2017 : 236–39). It was within this historic context that professors Ann Arnett Ferguson, Nancy Saporta Sternbach...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 253–260.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of feminist scholars whose work centered political economy and performance; postcoloniality and empire; racialization and indigeneity; as well as traversed borders of nation, ideology, space, and time. Our intellectual praxis unfolded at the intersections of transnationalism and feminisms, yet the field...
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Meridians (2000) 1 (1): 68–84.
Published: 01 September 2000
... the transnationalism of the 'gos and the feminism of the '6os and '70s, when Robin Morgan aptly and controversially claimed, "Sisterhood Is Global?" Mypoint of departure is an anthology of writings I edited in preparation for the 1995Beijingwomen's conference entitled TheChallengoef LocalFeminisms:Women'sMovementsin...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 March 2016
... by the patriarchal society in which it must flourish, is one based on "fusion or over-identification . . . not sisterhood" and there is a difference. Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism i3, no. 2 (2016): v vii. Copyright © 2016 Smith College. doi:to.2979/meridians.13.2.ot The coming-of-age narrative...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): ix–xii.
Published: 01 March 2002
... the war in Afghanistan. Given the above, what might be gained from drawing on the wide range of feminist analyses that Meridiansprovides? The subtitle of the journal-"feminism, race, transnationalism"-provides some clues because each of these three elements directs the gaze to different yet connected...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): v–ix.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and France but translated and engaged with transnationally, with consequential effects all around. Similarly Miglena S. Todorova tells the story of African American women, such as Angela Davis, who traveled to the Soviet Union in the 1970s as part of a broader history ofBlack internationalism and traveling...