1-20 of 171 Search Results for

atlantic

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Edlie L. Wong This article investigates the possibilities of storytelling and black Atlantic literature in forging new critical approaches to the archive of New World Asian indenture. It also emphasizes the significance of the comparative study of bonded labor to our understanding of “the Atlantic...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Jessica Marie Johnson This article explores the role slavery’s eighteenth-and nineteenth-century Atlantic archive plays alongside the digital humanities’ drive for data. It situates critiques of the digital humanities in relation to decades-old debates about slavery that have reemerged with efforts...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., the CBS broadcast promoted two competing and incompatible narratives: one that traced a direct line from the innovations of mid-century corporate prosperity to middle-class domestic security and another that followed a black expressive line of flight as it moved across the Atlantic to the Caribbean...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Derek Pardue This article brings a “drama perspective” to the analysis of Kriolu rap in Lisbon, Portugal. Kriolu is the language and identity of Cape Verdeans both at home on the archipelago nation-state located 350 miles to the west of Senegal in the Atlantic Ocean as well as among the diverse...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 95–110.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Niccolò Cuppini; Mattia Frapporti This conversation on logistics seeks to explore the persistence of origins in contemporary logistical capitalism. We discuss the ongoing importance of the founding of modern logistics in the Atlantic slave trade. We suggest that contemporary logistical capitalism...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
...David Kazanjian This contribution to a roundtable on the question of recovery makes a case for overreading the archives of the black Atlantic diaspora not only for what they tell us about who did what, where, and when but also for scenes of speculative thought. The author draws on his research into...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Lisa Lowe This article explores under what conditions, with what methods, and in relation to what materials the question of recovery with respect to slavery and freedom can be posed. Accounts of Black Atlantic and African American slavery are central to understanding enslavement and the terrains of...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 131–133.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . “Three Concepts of Atlantic History.” In The British Atlantic World, 1500–1800 , edited by Armitage David Braddick Michael J. , 11 – 27 . London : Palgrave Macmillan . Armitage David Bashford Alison . 2014 . Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People . London : Palgrave...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): np.
Published: 01 March 2009
... (University of Michigan Press) and Der Black Atlantic (Haus der Kulturen der Welt), coedited with Paul Gilroy. Her current project, “Image Matters: Archive, Photography, and the African Diaspora in Europe,” engages family pho- tography as a crucial site of cultural formation and articulation for two...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Diaspora in Atlantic History: Reassessing the African Contribution to Rice Cultivation in the Americas.” American Historical Review 112 , no. 4 : 1329 – 58 . Ernest John . 2004 . Liberation Historiography: African American Writers and the Challenge of History, 1794–1861 . Chapel Hill...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 45–73.
Published: 01 March 2001
... issues. The reception of his brilliant 1993 study, The Black Atlantic, threatens contin- ually (despite Gilroy’s own qualifications) to conflate diaspora, and its particular history of usage in black cultural politics, with Gilroy’s propo- sition of that field...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 153–161.
Published: 01 December 2015
... History of Women in Slavery.” Paper presented at the conference Empires of Capital: Race across the Atlantic and the Pacific , University of Washington, Seattle , May . Morris Thomas D. 1996 . Southern Slavery and the Law, 1619–1860 . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... Enslaved women presented themselves as Yoruba speakers and religious practitioners to signify their elite status among others from the Bight of Benin.3 African men invoked their royal origins to claim leadership positions on the western side of the Atlantic.4 Central Africans transformed...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
... manuscript of her current book project is titled “Originations: Genealogies of Race and Reproduction in Trans- atlantic Modern Thought.” She also is coediting, with Susan Gillman, an anthology on W. E. B. Du Bois and feminism. ...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): np.
Published: 01 December 2008
... www.alexispeskine.com. Michael Ralph, an assistant professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University, has published in Public Culture, Souls, and South Atlantic Quarterly. He is a member of the Social Text Edi- torial Collective and the Souls Editorial Working Group...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., 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...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 134–141.
Published: 01 December 2015
...-humanists-are-white-all-the-nerds-are-men-but-some-of-us-are-brave-by-moya-z-bailey/ . Bollettino Maria Allessandra . 2009 . “Slavery, War, and Britain's Atlantic Empire: Black Soldiers, Sailors, and Rebels in the Seven Years' War.” PhD diss. , University of Texas at Austin . Brown...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., international, inter-American, transatlantic, black Saldaña-Portillo Atlantic, circum-Atlantic, Pacific rim, border, postnationalist, hemi- spheric, diasporic, cosmopolitan, and global frameworks. Often initiated from interdisciplines such as women’s studies, American studies, Afri- can American...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 71–101.
Published: 01 March 2011
... in the land of the Sloane Rangers. On the western edge of the Atlantic Ocean, meanwhile, a different set of contemporary rituals construes the history of chocolate rather more communally...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., however, was olfactory: the Olinda ’s second lieutenant smelled the stench— catinga —specific to slave ships. 1 Like the scent of mule dung wafting off cobblestone streets, catinga was a familiar smell to any seaman of the nineteenth-century Atlantic. Ten years earlier, when the slave ship Tres Amigos...