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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Rachel Sarah O'Toole Duke University Press 2007 From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru BECOMING A BRAN DIASPORA WITHIN SPANISH SLAVERY On a Sunday of rest in 1662, three enslaved men from today’s Guinea- Rachel Sarah...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 97–111.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Daniella Gandolfo After an alleged sorcery attack in Lima, an anthropologist investigates and realizes that her skepticism might not be enough to protect her against the attack’s power. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 guinea pigs magic and sorcery traditional medicine Peru...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
... assistant professor at the Pontifi cia Universidad Católica del Perú and works as a researcher at the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos (IEP). He has published El discurso de la calle: Los cómicos ambulantes y las tensiones de la modernidad en el Perú (Red para el Desarrollo de las Cien- cias Sociales...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... form of torture that often terminates in death and aims to destroy a community.4 Nowhere was this strategy adopted more ferociously than in Peru and Guatemala during the civil wars of the 1980s and 1990s by armies engaged in a scorched-earth...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 47–64.
Published: 01 December 2004
... great economic scenes of the 1980s in Peru. Victor Vich Popular sectors of society responded with great vitality to the generalized economic crisis, the inequality of opportunities, the lack of employment, and the clear aspiration to be “independent” not only because of their expanding...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Introduction: The Traffic in History  David Kazanjian and María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo 1 The Tepoztlán Institute for the Transnational History of the Americas  Pamela Voekel and Elliott Young 9 From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru: Becoming a Bran Diaspora within Spanish...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 91–114.
Published: 01 December 2007
... were clearly where Arguedas believed that the Peruvian future was com- ing into shape: “I will be able to write a narrative about Chimbote and Supe that will be like sipping from a strong liquor the substance of the simmering Peru of these days, its boiling point and the burning materials with...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2007
... enthralled by such magic, we must keep of circulation, in mind the inevitable limitations of its scope. It is a risk we embrace, even as we mark the erasures that will ensue. particularly In “From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru: Becoming a...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Chile was fabricated through the experience of colonization, the occupation of indigenous territories, the acquisition of Wallmapu, the nineteenth-century expansions that extended the Atacama Desert, diminished Peru, and left Bolivia landlocked. On the other hand, Vanessa’s “ill-fitting body” did...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... rural Peru, where extraterrestrial knowledge and global consciousness evince an emergent 2 Sartorius and Seigel ∙ Introduction “planetary optic” that speaks to the frustrations of individuals who find themselves with (often literally) no ground on which to stand...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 131–138.
Published: 01 September 2006
...), is a playful meditation on the mobility and metamorphoses undergone by two migrants: the potato, first cultivated by the Incas in Peru and later incorporated into the U.S. diet, and Augusto Rivera, Alex’s father. With a ribald sense of humor, Rivera suggests the convergence...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 71–92.
Published: 01 March 2015
... all emergencies. Grounded in practice, maritime disaster protocols are repeated so often that the con- 76 Kane, Medina, and Michler ∙ Infrastructural Drift in Seismic Cities Figure 3. Map of coastal area between Valparaíso and Talcahuano, showing the Peru...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2013
... musicians on the Occupy Musicians First Year: September 2011 – 2012 website, www .occupymusicians.com/firstyear. 8. Shane Greene, “The Problem of Peru’s Punk Underground: An Approach to Under-­Fuck the System,” Journal of Popular Music Studies...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... states of Peru and Guatemala as a weapon specifically targeting indigenous women in a scorched-earth policy that continues a long history of con- quest and colonial domination. Confronting a horrifying sexual violence...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., Suriname, and Fiji.20 British vessels dominated the transport of South Asian labor, while American ships helped transport up to 225,000 Chinese laborers to Cuba and Peru between 1847 and 1874. Controversies over American participation in this lucrative...
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Social Text (1 June 2016) 34 (2 (127)): 109–124.
Published: 01 June 2016
... its circuits it appears as a melancholy trace whose apparent legibility hides our own mystification about its origins. Some of the theories that accompany our prurient gaze over the ruins of Detroit are almost as arbitrary as those that ufologists posit about the Nazca lines of Peru. The...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 139–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
... was detained after leaving office (although charges against him were later dis- missed), and accusations led to the downfall of Mexico’s Carlos Salinas, Venezuela’s Carlos Andrés Pérez, Brazil’s Fernando Collor de Mello, Ecuador’s Abdala Bucaram, and Peru’s Alberto Fujimori. Oddly enough...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2010
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 35–57.
Published: 01 December 2015
...: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Scott James C. 1992 . Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press . Silverblatt Irene . 2004 . Modern Inquisitions: Peru and the Colonial...