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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 81–99.
Published: 01 June 2004
... project: An appraisal . Ibadan: ASUU. For copies write to ASUU, National Secretariat, Flat 2, Mallanby Hall, University of Ibadan, U.I. Post Office Box 9021, Ibadan, Nigeria. Africa Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF). 2003. About the Foundation. www.acbf-pact.org (accessed 15 December 2003). Africa...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Leola A. Johnson Duke University Press 2005 “This Is What It Means to SAG in South Africa” In the summer of 2000, in the middle of a strike by the Screen Actors Leola A. Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Art...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Deborah Mindry The transition to democracy in South Africa promised a new equitable social order that would be responsive to the needs of “the people.” These hopes were very quickly eclipsed by a transition to neoliberalism and by the HIV/AIDS crisis. An examination of the HIV crisis provides...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., contrary to conventional treatment of Africa within diaspora theory, transnational interactions between Africa and its diaspora are both historical and contemporary and, more importantly, are marked by the integument of race. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Beyond Heritage Tourism Race and the...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... employed to justify settler occupation, theft of land, imperial trades, war, and overseas empire, making these simultaneous yet differentiated processes that link Africa, Asia, and Europe with the Americas relevant to the study of slavery and freedom. Moreover, the author observes that because slavery and...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the routes of European colonial incursion into Africa and Asia to satisfy the endless demand for New World labor. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 slavery indenture coolie storytelling archive References Alpers Edward A. 2007 . “The Other Middle Passage: The African Slave...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 188–193.
Published: 01 September 2009
... postcolonial theory is still a productive approach, this entry questions the applicability of the postcolonial paradigm to study sixteenth-century Latin America, nineteenth-century Africa, or the twentieth-century Caribbean. The Caribbean and Latin America are used as a disciplinary counterpoint, to trace the...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Olivia C. Harrison The ongoing uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East require that we reassess the national and regional paradigms that still prevail in Maghreb and Mashreq studies. Taking the double anniversaries of Algerian independence and of the Arab uprisings as my starting point, I...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Megan H. Glick From the moment Charles Darwin proposed Africa as the site of human origins, scientists and the lay public alike labored to reconcile contemporary racial hierarchies with the possibility of a universal African birthplace. Previous historical treatments of this phenomenon have focused...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 47–69.
Published: 01 September 2018
... South African cultural formations outward from South Africa offers historiographic traction over other Cold War settings. Throughout the international antiapartheid struggle, South African expressive culture was channeled through local paradigms of reception in the world beyond, in taut negotiation with...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... an essential truth, that is, as a “natural fact,” it necessarily represents the phenomena it describes as an inevitable consequence of the political and legal assumptions that it unreflectively incorporates. By considering the controversies about HIV/AIDS in South Africa as conflicts of values , we...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 57–83.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Burlin Barr This essay offers a close reading of the Senegalese director Djibril Diop Mambéty's film Hyenas and looks especially at the way the film addresses issues of development and dependency in postcolonial and contemporary Africa. Released in 1992, Hyenas is an adaptation of the Swiss writer...
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Published: 01 June 2016
Figure 1 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : “Bright Africa.” 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 1. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of More
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Figure 3 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : “Girl Child Africa.” 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 3. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some More
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): np.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Stanley Aronowitz 13 Jurassic U: The State of University-Industry Relations Christopher Newfield 37 “The End of Business Schools?” More Than Meets the Eye Tony Tinker 67 Globalization and Professionalization in Africa Silvia Federici and George Caffentzis 81 The University and the...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 95–110.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Heribert Adam Heribert Adam 2003 Abu-Lughod, Ibrahim, and Baha Abu-Laban, eds. Settler regimes in Africa and the Arab world . Wilmette, Il: Medina University Press, 1974 . Adam, Heribert. 2002 . Peace-making in Divided Societies: The Israel - South African Analogy . Pretoria:Human...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Contributors Kamran Asdar Ali is associate professor of anthropology at the University of Texas, Austin. He is the author of Planning the Family in Egypt: New Bodies, New Selves (2002). He is the coeditor of Gendering Urban Space in the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa (forthcoming) with Martina...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): np.
Published: 01 March 2004
... emphasis on women’s writing. He has twice been a fellow of the French Institute of South Africa and was a French government scholar. His essays on African literatures have appeared in journals and as book chapters. Kamran Asdar Ali is an assistant professor of anthropology and Middle East studies...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 45–73.
Published: 01 March 2001
... transnational circuits of exchange between the so-called Harlem Renais- sance and pre-Negritude Francophone activity in France and West Africa.4 I am rethinking the uses of diaspora more precisely to compel a discussion of the...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): np.
Published: 01 June 2010
... East: The Camera and Its Histories in East and Southeast Asia (Duke University Press) and Can the Subaltern Speak? Reflections on the History of an Idea (Columbia University Press). She has written widely on questions of representation, media, and moder- nity, particularly in South Africa and...