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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 185–198.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Carolyn Vieira-Martinez This essay describes a process for teaching introductory undergraduate premodern African history using language project portfolios centered on analyzing language, space, and material culture as African primary sources. Four composition exercises are described in terms of...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2008) 2008 (102): 99–110.
Published: 01 October 2008
... a diversity of visual primary source documents and in complicating the story of the Civil Rights movement, she asked participants to use a series of theater exercises to examine a set of photographs taken at civil rights protests. This work, the author argues, suggests the power of critical and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2014) 2014 (119): 161–177.
Published: 01 May 2014
... directly addressed and briefly contextualized in terms of important questions on the development and application of primary sources in writing history, as well as recent trends and emerging models of digital repositories as they affect the history of antiapartheid movements. The article will be of...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 173–179.
Published: 01 January 2017
... SftP members. The seminar required students to delve into primary sources produced by and about SftP. By analyzing these materials and comparing SftP activities with other forms of science activism, students gained an understanding of the differences between liberal and radical approaches to scientific...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 89–96.
Published: 01 May 1979
... attitudes and behavior have had to cultivate more ingenuity and persistence in the use of primary source materials than comparable historians in other fields. To some degree, this situation is culturally determined. Moral prudery, a bias toward documenting "public" rather than "private" aspects...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2015) 2015 (121): 9–31.
Published: 01 January 2015
... well as the bell or tocsin, in chronicle and other sources of late medieval France, Flanders, and England. Because writing in the preprint culture of the Middle Ages was dominated by intellectuals generally sympathetic to power-holding elites, the relationship of writing to orality mirrored that of the...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 175–183.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Bob Batchelor In Terrorist (2006) and Falling Man (2007), John Updike and Don DeLillo present two contrasting yet equally compelling visions of the post-9/11 United States. Based on a close textual analysis of the novels and additional primary and secondary research, this article examines the role...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2012) 2012 (114): 7–18.
Published: 01 October 2012
... conflicts over access and surveillance. An exploration of the many different appropriations of public spaces for photography shows that walking in city streets has not only been a central subject for fine art photography; it also has been one of its primary historical conditions. © 2012 by MARHO: The...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 188–202.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Jacqueline Francis This essay explores figuration in artistic- and museum-exhibiting practices of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century that undermine the authority of authentic blackness as a primary tenet of African diasporic identification. It takes its cue from the cultural theorist...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 83–108.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... intervention in Thailand and the global intensification of tourism during the Cold War. Second, I trace the migration of Thais to Los Angeles and the creation of Thai restaurants as the primary social and community spaces in a period of reindustrialization—or the growth of Los Angeles's service sector economy...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2013) 2013 (117): 159–165.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Review It was her second book, however, the 1972 Black Women in White America, a collection of primary sources, that had the broadest impact at the time. African American history was a rapidly growing field by then, but neither books nor articles that focused on black women were available...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 1–22.
Published: 01 October 2018
... otherness about many of the primary sources that we rely upon as historians. In contrast, through their very ubiquity, photographs acquire an almost doxic quality, lulling us into thinking that we intuitively understand how they work, signify, and mediate social relations. This insistent, quotidian...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2013) 2013 (116): 59–85.
Published: 01 May 2013
... underutilized sources for imperial historians; these reports are the basis of this article.6 Methodologically, this mix of British archival and published primary source documents allows the historian to understand the physical corner- stones of a revolution in Egyptian irrigation technology. The Aswan Dam...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 96–115.
Published: 01 May 2019
... apartheid itself, instead focused their efforts on demonizing and delegitimizing the ANC as terrorists and agents of the Soviet Union—but this failed to significantly damage the reputation of the ANC or weaken the call for boycotts. This article is based on extensive new archival research from sources...
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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...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2010) 2010 (106): 5–26.
Published: 01 January 2010
... representations of the past, critiques of the government and of themselves, expressions of community creativity, mobilizations of development aid funds, and a source of civic pride. This essay considers these multiple purposes: first, by culturally and historically contextualizing the murals as a distinct...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2014) 2014 (120): 35–51.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Nobel Prize winner in literature has circulated as a saintly national mother, in counterpoint to her queer sexuality, a source of much fascination. In January 2007, an extensive personal archive of Mistral emerged. It was compiled and ordered meticulously by her last companion, Doris Dana, from the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2010) 2010 (106): 47–69.
Published: 01 January 2010
...K. Luisa Gandolfo Since 1948 the Palestine-Israel conflict has provided a source of inspiration for writers and photographers both within and outside the region. As the years of war have worn inexorably on, the changes wrought by events in the region have been rendered by Palestinian artists. This...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1993) 1993 (55): 206.
Published: 01 January 1993
..., 2863-2923 (Oxford, 1991).Thomas R. Frazier is professor and chair of the department of history at Baruch College of CUNY. He is the editor ofAfrPAm’can History: Primary Sources, 2nd edition, 1988. Ferruccio Gambino is an associate professor in the Department of Sodology at the University of...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2003) 2003 (86): 165–166.
Published: 01 May 2003
... demonstrate, it is indeed difficult to navigate between the clamor of media headlines and its stated assumptions and the polyglot voices of the primary source materials. In the United States today, there are many groups that take a proprietary stance over the Middle...