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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
...George Yúdice Duke University Press 2001 Afro Reggae. 2000 . Nova cara . Universal Music. Afro Reggae. 1997 . Afro Reggae vira tese de mestrado . 5 (January): 5 -7. Castells, Manuel. 2000. La ciudad de la nueva economía.La factoría 12 (July-August). www.lafactoriaweb.com...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37–58.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the problem of the color line in baseball and interrogates how the writing of black baseball history—itself a revision of the traditional narrative of U.S. professional baseball—has often obfuscated the place of Afro-Latinos. Rather than examining the history of African Americans and Latinos in...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Frank Guridy This essay examines how diasporic commonalities are experienced in the midst of cultural and linguistic difference by highlighting the making of Afro-diasporic linkages by participants in the Harlem Renaissance and the Afro-Cubanism ( afrocubanismo ) movement. The essay interprets the...
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Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2012
... , this theater-music-dance suite fused elements of Afro-Caribbean rhythm with swing and bebop to tell a history of jazz, featuring acclaimed performers such as Carmen de Lavallade, Margaret Tynes, Joya Sherrill, and Talley Beatty. Structured by the conventions of the corporate-sponsored anthology drama...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 19–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... work that has reflected on the melancholic attachments of black studies, as well as a growing interest in Afro-pessimism and the long afterlives of slavery, the spirit and force of these contributions have yet to shape our approach to the archive of black freedom, which is often nothing more than the...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., and outline methodological approaches to studying the dispersion of African descended populations. This work has resulted in studies of cultural exchange, migration, the social structure of various Afro-diasporic communities, as well as political activism within those...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): np.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Brown 11 Left Out: Afro-Latinos, Black Baseball, and the Revision of Baseball’s Racial History  •  Adrian Burgos Jr. 37 Beyond Heritage Tourism: Race and the Politics of African-Diasporic Interactions  •  Jemima Pierre 59 Family Matters: Diaspora, Difference, and the Visual Archive...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
... attempts to engage the contemporary Afro – Latin American condition have done little to change the hegemonic representation of the slave past and racial present.2 Indeed, the persistence with which contemporary Afro – Latin American experiences — despite attempts to grapple with the social...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
... on a collection of her essays and scripts. Kevin Gaines teaches in the history department and the Center for Afro-American and African Studies at the University of Michigan. He is writing a book on African American and West Indian expatriates in...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): np.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Citizenship in Narratives of the Nation Usha Zacharias 29 Afro Reggae: Parlaying Culture into Social Justice George Yúdice 53 Exposed by Pakistani Street Theater: The Unholy Alliance of Postmodern Capitalism, Patriarchy, and Fundamentalism Fawzia Afzal-Khan 67 Feminine Villains, Masculine...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): np.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Institute for Contemporary Art, and the Johannesburg Biennale. Alexander G. Weheliye is assistant professor of English and African American studies at Northwestern University. He is currently working on a manuscript entitled “Phonographies: Grooves in Sonic Afro-Modernity,” which analyzes the...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): np.
Published: 01 March 2007
... teaches at Northwestern University. Bill V. Mullen is professor of English and director of American studies at Purdue University. He is the author of Popular Fronts: Chicago and Afri- can American Cultural Politics, 1935  –  1946 (University of Illinois Press) and Afro-Orientalism (University of...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the Afro-diasporic origins of the zombi lie in Afro-fabulations of enslavement and body snatching. It would be reductive but nonetheless useful to say the mainstream zombie encapsulates white fear of slave insurrection, whereas the Afro-diasporic countertradition encapsulates the fear of enslavement...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., and author of “ ‘Sons of Adam’: Text, Context and the Early Modern African Subject,” Represen- tations (Fall 2005); Africans in Colonial Mexico: Absolutism, Christianity, and Afro-Creole Consciousness, 1570 –1640 (Indiana University Press); and “The Subject in the Plot: National...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 83–114.
Published: 01 March 2009
... for us. The photo was taken between 1921 and 1922. It is a photograph of Hans (Johann) Hauck, an Afro- German man born in 1920 and an individual about whom I have written extensively elsewhere.1 Hauck was born in Frankfurt, Germany, and...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... addresses themes that crisscross the globe and the disciplines. The problems described demand postdisciplinarity. Something more, however, holds the following, seemingly disparate, topics together: corporate-sponsored races for “the cure” (Samantha King); the Afro- Brazilian music third sector (George...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
...: Historical Studies in Race, Class Consciousness, and Revolution (Dayton, Ohio: Black Praxis Press, 1981); Cornel West, Prophesy Deliverance! An Afro-American Revolutionary Christianity (Philadelphia: Westminster, 1982); Vincent Harding...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
... practice, and culture generally in both Africa and its diaspora.  — J. Lorand Matory, “Afro-Atlantic Culture: On the Live Dialogue between Africa and the Americas” It is early Friday evening, and I have just entered the lobby of the Golden Tulip Hotel on my way to First Fridays Accra. The...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... nineteenth-­century Spaniards and contem- porary tourists on the bodies of Afro-­Cuban women. Lane offers an expert exegesis of the figurines, now common in Havana tourist markets, that feature Afro-­Cuban women smoking cigars in fruit-­topped nineteenth- ­century dress. During the rapid transformation...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 11–36.
Published: 01 March 2009
... failed to devise a question that was able to elicit the data it sought. Between 1975 and 1979 it conducted four pilot studies. All of these met with problems because Afro-Caribbean parents objected to being asked to identify their British-born...