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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (20): 141–161.
Published: 01 May 1979
... the female point of view, the reader identifies with the heroine's efforts to decode the erratic gestures of "dark, tall and gravely handsomelt6 men, all mysterious strangers or powerful bosses. In a sense the usual relation- ship is reversed: woman is subject, man, object. There are more...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 30–48.
Published: 01 January 2024
... on a plaque located in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, that honors nationalist women for “their perseverance, valor, sacrifice, and steadfastness in the battle for [Puerto Rico’s] independence.” Hers is the last and shortest entry in Olga Jiménez de Wagenheim’s 2017 book, Nationalist Heroines: Puerto Rican Women...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 37–45.
Published: 01 May 2017
... vi , Chicago , n.p. Jiménez de Wagenheim Olga . 2016 . Nationalist Heroines. Puerto Rican Women History Forgot, 1930s–1950s , Princeton, NJ : Markus Wiener . Paralitici Che . 2004 . Sentencia Impuesta. 100 Años de Encarcalamientos por la Independencia de Puerto Rico , 65...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 121–146.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and Nationalism in the Third World . New York : Zed . Jiménez de Wagenheim Olga . 2016 . Nationalist Heroines: Puerto Rican Women History Forgot, 1930s–1950s . Princeton, NJ : Markus Wiener . Johnson-Odim Cheryl Mba Nina Emma . 1997 . For Women and the Nation: Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (64): 58–72.
Published: 01 January 1996
... bases of a feminist canon itself. Celebration of the female subject (whether it be \me Eyre or Bronte herself) is not the primary object of this scholarly work; quite the contrary. Understanding how the English heroine has been imagined within, through, and against the framework of Victorian...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (64): 59–72.
Published: 01 January 1996
... bases of a feminist canon itself. Celebration of the female subject (whether it be \me Eyre or Bronte herself) is not the primary object of this scholarly work; quite the contrary. Understanding how the English heroine has been imagined within, through, and against the framework of Victorian...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 186–196.
Published: 01 May 2021
... in heroin addiction and was brought back from the brink of death with triple combination therapy. He told me, “When I woke up in that hospital bed, I turned on my TV, and I saw the kindness that was shown to the dominant class in America play out in every program and commercial I watched. That’s when I knew...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 143–150.
Published: 01 May 2021
... heroin injection drug users in 1989, particularly among ethnic minorities such as the Nuosu in the PRC’s southwestern border region, the historical site of the British opium trade. 15 As has been true for many rural and ethnic minorities, the Nuosu migrated to major cities for work following...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (136): 11–35.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., and wives of martyrs and insurgents. 80 Davis’s vaunted reception in Cuba occurred in the context of long-standing veneration for the figure of the revolutionary woman warrior in Cuban society. The Cuban trope of militant heroines traces back to the nineteenth century, where mambisas , women...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 131–151.
Published: 01 October 2022
... with a heroine who was Black, strong, and free of miserabilism.” 8 There is a tension—one we could see as fundamental to the contemporary debates around Afropolitanism—between the urge to reject singular “ethnic” victim narratives and the concern for all that might be left out, forgotten, or dismissed...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (94): 240–248.
Published: 01 January 2006
...-American cultures. The storms of tears, the sexu- ally endangered but chaste heroines, the virtuous heroes, dastardly villains, and moral endings that characterize high melodrama have informed emotionally intense public discourse about disability even in recent years, most notably in the life stories...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (49): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 1991
... Anthony. Un- like a prior generation of women's historians who prefared their heroines to have harmonious domestic situations and to live in ser- vice to a larger cause, these feminist revisionists found chaotic per- sonal livks a source of both interest and inspiration. Although Anthony...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (76): 245–248.
Published: 01 January 2000
... growers, heroin manufacturers, and cocaine smugglers in Sicily, Mar- seille, Afghanistan, Turkey, Southeast Asia, and South America since the end of the Second World War. On the other hand, the museum features the carefully reconstructed storefronts of a 1940s drug store, a 1960s head shop...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 175–185.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... One origin story claimed that a Haitian migrant brought the disease to the United States in the late 1970s. 12 Further, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) situated Haitians, “along with homosexual men, hemophiliacs, and heroin users,” in the so-called 4-H Club of groups most...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 153–171.
Published: 01 October 2022
... manuscripts, narrators-as-detectives, or flagrant anachronism (such as endowing the nineteenth-century heroine with twenty-first-century feminist sensibilities). In a similarly revisionist vein, the new crop of historical fiction spotlights the protagonism, rather than the erasure or subsidiary role...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (65): 174–178.
Published: 01 May 1996
... are to heroin-addicts: we supply the essential raw material for the market.” A sobering thought for those who insist that there ain’t no crack in the Union Jack, but historians are not alone in feeding the nationalist pipedream. Historical preser- vationists, collectors, and antiquarians have...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 407–412.
Published: 01 May 1984
..., everyday organizing drives and in travels around the states, the Soviet Union and Shanghai. Nelson moved to Pittsburgh and began to organize steel workers. There he also met Maggie, his wife and life long political comrade and companion, an unsung heroine in her own right. She helped him...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (136): 185–197.
Published: 01 January 2020
... at the thought of outsiders invading the privacy of their homes! I’ve written in several places about being asked, in 1970, to help judge Cuba’s annual Carnival Queen contest. The person who asked me was Haydée Santamaría, revolutionary heroine, president of the country’s preeminent arts institution...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (71): 63–70.
Published: 01 May 1998
... ever before. Even the incendiary, controversial, single-mother situation of sitcom heroine Murphy Brown represents some genuine advances in options for a privileged sector of women. However imperfect and difficult her choices may be, still, a well-educated, successful career woman no longer...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (31): 33–38.
Published: 01 December 1984
... when she wrote Maria, or the Wrongs of Women, in which the heroine is rewarded with a romantic involvement. Woll- atonecraft pursued romantic love in her own life, and obeyed the commands of the Proper Lady by marrying William Godwin. Wollstonecraft's daughter, Mary...