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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 142–152.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Alexis Pauline Gumbs Abstract On June 2, 2013, Eternal Summer of the Black Feminist Mind and Mobile Homecoming organized a celebration of the 150 th anniversary of the Combahee River uprising, an epic event organized by Harriet Tubman in which nearly 800 enslaved Africans achieved their freedom at...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 161–168.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 156–160.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 196–218.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 99–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Andreá N. Williams Abstract Black activists Frances Ellen Watkins Harper and Harriet Tubman, during the height of their involvement in the antislavery movement, lived as unmarried women amid a mid-nineteenth-century culture that ostensibly devalued singleness. This essay examines nineteenth-century...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 9–27.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 50–77.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Janell Hobson Abstract This essay explores representations of Harriet Tubman in African American art and contemporary popular culture. From art to children's literature to Hollywood films to public memorials, these works flatten the historical while hyperbolizing the fantastical elements of Tubman...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 78–98.
Published: 01 September 2014
...dann j. Broyld Abstract Harriet Tubman and female fugitives from the United States maintained elevated expectations for British Canada during the late antebellum period. Their quest to reach Canadian soil was twofold: they wanted to resist enslavement in America, and also to sidestep sexual...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 28–49.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Vivian M. May Abstract Interpretive tools used to document and examine black women's insurgency can stifle as much as they reveal. Harriet Tubman is deservedly remembered for her sustained resistance to multiple forms of oppression. Yet, she is often portrayed in ways that misrecognize, distort, or...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 463–483.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Vivian M. May Abstract Interpretive approaches to Black women’s insurgency can stifle as much as they reveal. Harriet Tubman is deservedly remembered for her sustained resistance to multiple forms of oppression. Yet, she is often made visible in ways that distort, rendering her invisible. Scholars...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 169–195.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Treva B. Lindsey; Jessica Marie Johnson Abstract In August 2013, the newly launched YouTube channel, All Def Digital, posted a video entitled “The Harriet Tubman Sextape.” Reactions to the tape were swift and overwhelmingly negative. Decrying the desecration of the iconic Tubman and the positing of...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 123–141.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Abstract On March 8, 2013, renowned black feminists Barbara Smith and Beverly Guy-Sheftall were brought together on the same panel, moderated by historian Paula Giddings, in a compelling conversation that closed out the first day of the Harriet Tubman: A Legacy of Resistance Symposium at the...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (1): 49–50.
Published: 01 September 2018
... bookend your words, lodge in the throat, and pile behind the filter, clogging, expanding, and swelling, a well-timed     Guuuurrrrl! shakes them loose. If Harriet Tubman appears on the Caller ID, pick up. When your lips turn inward and hide between your teeth— and the words...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2020
... . “ Under-Theorized and Under-Taught: Re-examining Harriet Tubman’s Place in Women’s Studies .” Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism 12 , no. 2 : 28 – 49 . Mithlo Nancy Marie . 2009 . “ ‘A Real Feminine Journey’: Locating Indigenous Feminisms in the Arts .” Meridians: feminism, race...