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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 131–141.
Published: 01 January 2009
... that surround the African presence in Mexico. Dance, with its gestured codes and musical accompaniments, persists as evidence of a distinctive diasporic presence in a country in which African people run the risk of invisibility. MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2009 LATIN AMERICAN...
Radical History Review (1 January 2010) 2010 (106): 87–108.
Published: 01 January 2010
... argue that by combining the corpulent physicality of J. P. Morgan the Plutocrat, the aggressive gesture of the Rooseveltian Imperialist, and the costume of Uncle Sam, Young's Militarist mapped the emergent political economy behind American militarism. This gave a visual, allegorical, and highly...
Radical History Review (1 May 2015) 2015 (122): 11–24.
Published: 01 May 2015
... minor object be enlisted to enhance a normative principle, an already known unity? Such instrumental gestures toward minor objects are the source of inclusion's coercive, diminishing effects—on the imagination as well as on practice. © 2015 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2015...
Radical History Review (1 October 2013) 2013 (117): 83–97.
Published: 01 October 2013
... as a monad. This power, however, is fleeting as history is yet again rendered latent and forgotten once it is transformed into a gesture or everyday common sense. In this article, Stefka Hristova offers a comparative analysis of two Internet-driven participatory memes — “Pepper Spray Cop” and “Doing...
Radical History Review (1 October 2015) 2015 (123): 115–143.
Published: 01 October 2015
... resist the logics of racialized sex, empire, and global capitalism through everyday talk and bodily gestures. © 2015 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2015 Philippines transgender outsourcing empire militarism affect HISTORIES OF THE PRESENT The Sexual Fields of...
Radical History Review (1 May 2007) 2007 (98): 179–190.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., Lindman’s approach is informed by the tradition of performance art. For New York Times 09/02 – 09/03 she videotaped herself reenacting gestures of mourning captured in photographs published in the New York Times and then traced these gestures from video stills with pencil. By exhibiting both the...
Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 107–120.
Published: 01 October 2007
... building blocks of empire meant that indigenousness proved central to the city’s symbolic and literal power. The city, moreover, did not just provide a backdrop or stage for social relations; space was created and recreated through a thousand gestures, whether spontaneous or ceremonial. The...
Radical History Review (1 October 1995) 1995 (63): 145–150.
Published: 01 October 1995
... postmodem age where resistance is often viewed as a literary rather than a political problem, Rowbotham has continued to write about how people of all colors have sought to resist-not just as readers but as agents, employing gestures, images, and organiza- tions to counter prevailing authority...
Radical History Review (1 May 1990) 1990 (46-47): 454–456.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Nadine Gordinler: History from the Inside (1986) and editor of Gordimer's The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics and Places (1988). He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Peter Delius is a Senior Lecturer in History at the University of...
Radical History Review (1 May 1995) 1995 (62): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 1995
... history refuses the binary politics of identity, calling into question the completeness of a historiographic gesture based upon stable identity categories as epistemological foundations for history. I say that Thaw is an impossible subject for lesbian/gay history. Yet initially I became...
Radical History Review (1 May 2007) 2007 (98): 63–80.
Published: 01 May 2007
... pantomime that broke from the stylized gestures of classical Pierrots. Instead, Wague sought the realistic expression of human emotions through the body, making the oeuvre littéraire an oeuvre vivante through the “elements of life, muscles, nerves, and blood.”38 Art forms such as cinema that relied...
Radical History Review (1 May 2016) 2016 (125): 159–167.
Published: 01 May 2016
... shoot” gesture associated with protests of police violence against unarmed black men, the St. Louis Police Department issued a statement condemning the players’ protest, and the team’s coach asserted, “I firmly believe that it’s important that I keep sports and politics separate.”24 It is...
Radical History Review (1 January 2000) 2000 (76): 245–248.
Published: 01 January 2000
... practice which deprived African Americans of their God- given inalienable rights.” (Tommy J. Baer, president of B’nai B’rith International and a Richmond lawyer, responds that Gilmore’s gesture was like ”Germany having a World War 11-I won’t even call it Nazi- history month, but [saying], ’We’re...
Radical History Review (1 May 1984) 1984 (28-30): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 1984
... differently. Some wanted to know about costumes, and others about the text. Of course everyone wanted to know about gestures. So I brought in pictures, lithographs, sketches-I used a lot of art history books. I tried to keep the focus on southern France and the Mediterranean. One of our great visual...
Radical History Review (1 January 2010) 2010 (106): 109–136.
Published: 01 January 2010
... They focused on bodies and gestures, clothing and objects that became politically mean- ingful only when embedded in the local political and social geographies of everyday life. Through their lenses, we become aware of local landscapes that are enmeshed in but also transcend the particularities...
Radical History Review (1 May 2015) 2015 (122): 38–46.
Published: 01 May 2015
... sometimes leans on the diagnostic lan- guage of “wrong” embodiment to do the work of translating her identity, perhaps as a gesture of explanation for Weil’s benefit. In those moments the camera functions as gatekeeper, eliciting her identity as a performance of difference and containing her...
Radical History Review (1 October 2004) 2004 (90): 31–61.
Published: 01 October 2004
... between the poem’s elaboration of racial dilemmas and the speaker’s asser- tions of foundational identity that simply reject racism without working through or overcoming it. In a grand gesture of autonomous self-fashioning designed to conjure an unalienated...
Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 42–50.
Published: 01 May 1979
... the Cornish tinners' nor as the Yorkshire weavers'. And to understand these families, and to detect the signs and gestures which disclose their in- terior emotional life, we must attend very closely indeed to "economics"-or to that daily occupation (farming, fishing, weaving, begging...
Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 159–166.
Published: 01 May 1989
... personal mo- ments, the friends, the gestures, the merger of political action and personal commitments. The most exciting example is the story of his trip to Bolivia with Perry Anderson and Robin Blackburn to bring some sign of international support for the then imprisoned Regis Debray. He...
Radical History Review (1 May 1991) 1991 (50): 233–242.
Published: 01 May 1991
..., refraining from the customary denunciation of the authoritarian states, the Soviet leader pledged “not to allow our country to be drawn into con- flict by warmongers,” was later hailed by both Molotov and Ribbentrop, as well as many future historians, as a first gesture toward Nazi-Soviet...