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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 121–146.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Laura E. Pérez Enrique Dussel’s Etica de la liberación, U.S. Women of Color Decolonizing Practices, and Coalitionary Politics amidst Diff erence laura e. pérez In its preliminary version this essay was written for a panel at the American Academy of Religion in honor of Enrique...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 29–54.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui Copyright © 2010 Qui Parle 2010 The Notion of “Rights” and the Paradoxes of Postcolonial Modernity Indigenous Peoples and Women in Bolivia silvia rivera cusicanqui Translated by Molly Geidel This article attempts to undertake a reading of “gender...
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Published: 01 June 2021
Fig. 7. Women met most of their friends as neighbors. The second most frequent place they met their friends was the laundry. More
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 391–404.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of this undisciplined rigor is Saidiya Hartman’s third monograph, Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval . Hartman’s first opus on black life in the twentieth century, Wayward Lives presents a revelatory history of young black women’s attempts to construct and sustain intimate...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 475–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Courtney Sato Abstract During the interwar period, internationalists declared Hawai‘i the “new Geneva” of the Pacific: a locus for regional diplomacy, social reform, and cross-cultural exchange. This article examines the Pan-Pacific Women’s Association (PPWA) as part of the emerging Honolulu-based...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (2): 309–342.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Anna Feuerstein Abstract This essay analyzes two late Victorian texts by white women colonists in South Africa—F. Clinton Parry’s children’s book African Pets (1880) and Annie Martin’s memoir Home Life on an Ostrich Farm (1890)—to nuance understandings of animality as racialization. By reading...
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Qui Parle (2006) 16 (1): 117–143.
Published: 01 June 2006
... and American press has been havi ng a heyday report• ing on the atroc ities Islam commits daily against women deemed unfortu nate enough to have been born into its fo ld. Hardly a week goes by w ithout one of the major dailies running a story on th e lat• est affront, if not act of violence, Islam has...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 55–120.
Published: 01 December 2010
... network of women to this project of translation, above all our authors. KP and MK Cho Haejoang’s First Letter You are traveling again, Chizuko. The person I know you to be has always been traveling, or with women who are traveling. And I am one of those...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 147–192.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., with a feminist newspaper, Hera, and was a founding member of DYKETACTICS!, a group composed largely of lesbians of color and a few white women. Recently I’ve started writing about the group.1 DYKETACTICS! was the fi rst lesbian collective to pursue the police in court for brutality. We...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (1): 199–243.
Published: 01 June 2023
... and women are bundled together instead has transformative effects for the contexts in which we can consider their relation. In Gerda Lerner’s reading, “In the period of approximately a thousand years the idea of ‘slavery’ became actualized and institutionalized in such a way as to reflect upon the very...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (2): 457–472.
Published: 01 December 2023
...” promise legal protections for white bourgeois women to obscure the state’s continued violence against women, racialized people, migrants, and the poor ( FTV , 8). Instead of appealing to the state, Vergès exhorts feminists to develop a decolonial politics of protection that would “remai[n] autonomous...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 June 2009
... the ordinariness of abortion is eclipsed by politically expedient narratives about unwanted preg- nancies brought on by sexual violence and abuse. The implicit de- mand that “abortion be the exception, and not a normal part of women’s lives” (“TW,” 32) pushes the extreme suffering of victims...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 3–27.
Published: 01 December 2010
... geopolitical and academic conceptualization of the decolonial, one that emerges from, and works to bridge, two very different sites—the modern/colonial group (hereafter “M/C group”) and U.S. Third World queer women of color. (See Laura Pérez’s “En- rique Dussel’s Etica de la liberación, U.S...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 329–332.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Copyright © 2010 Qui Parle 2010 Contributors paola bacchetta is associate professor of gender and women’s stud- ies at the University of California, Berkeley, the author of Gender in the Hindu Nation: RSS Women as Ideologists (New Delhi: Women Unlim- ited, 2003), and co-editor...
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Qui Parle (2016) 24 (2): 45–74.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of women’s bodies. Linda Williams has written that the “discovery and examination of female sexual diff erence” has been the animating project of audiovi- sual pornography since its inception.6 In the 1970s this examination was not the domain of heterosexual male pornographers alone; it was also...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 157–163.
Published: 01 June 2001
... can be understood in different ways. It can be seen simply at the social and economic level, where women and men were strictly separated and women were subordinated and excluded from large sections of the labor market. Or it can be studied at the symbolic level, where the feminine...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 491–512.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of literary production for Clifton and Jordan, as part of the way they privilege the creative world their mothers produced for them. The rhetoric of lynching takes on particular resonance here, as Clifton situates and privileges black women’s bodily sacrifices as part of the African American historical...
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Qui Parle (2016) 24 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of Vegetables,” references the satirical Vindication of the Rights of Brutes written to exhibit the patent absurdity or, if taken seriously, slippery slope of Mary Woll- stonecraft ’s proto-feminist Vindication of the Rights of Women.5 And indeed, the cartoonish nonhumanity of plants...
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Qui Parle (2023) 32 (2): 301–339.
Published: 01 December 2023
... read in light of the pandemic. Set in a secluded tropical paradise, the series features a group of highly sexualized and apparently sexually motivated young men and women who, as part of the rules of the game, are denied intimacy with one another and penalized collectively for individual infractions...
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Qui Parle (2022) 31 (1): 99–107.
Published: 01 June 2022
... Board, Qui Parle 2022 helena.r.k@hotmail.co.uk 1. The identity of the “poetess” is key to the literary practice and political stance of the F Letter collective. It signals the reclaiming of a term that has historically been used to demean women writers and a reveling in the feminist...