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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Magnus Fiskesjö Until the mid-twentieth century, the written Chinese names for China's “barbarian” others included components that purposefully classified such people with animals. This long-lived official definition of ethnic others as subhuman was accomplished by using a range of standard...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2014
... memory: a 2000 graphic novel, a 2008 biopic, and a 2014 performance by the art collective My Barbarian. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 In Finitude Being with José, Being with Pedro Tavia Nyong’o Like many suburban queers of my generation, my point of entry into the work of José...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
... locations and historical contexts and on several scales. These range from the contemporary repre- sentations in global media of China’s human rights abuses (Gloria Davies, Ackbar Abbas) to the borderland regions of China’s “barbarian” tribes and its liberal overseas counterparts (Magnus Fiskesjö...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 19–40.
Published: 01 December 2016
... against the barbarians at the gate and the barbarians within—from the inferior to the immature, from the deviant to the criminal, from the abnormal to the unbelonging, against the ungrateful critic as much as the unwanted (im)migrant, the corrupt, and the cancerous—that the military and the police are...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 115–129.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., neofascism . Princeton, N.J.:Princeton University Press. Malkki, Liisa H. 1995 . Purity and exile:Violence, memory, and national cosmology among Hutu refugees in Tanzania . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Seremetakis, C. Nadia. 1998 . In search of the barbarians: Borders in pain. In...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 177–195.
Published: 01 March 2011
... thought to descend from Tibetan mastiffs, of whom it was said that they were “trained to attack men of a strange race.”11 They migrated with the Molossi, a once-­barbarian Greek group, from Thes- saly to Epirus and later became part of the Roman Empire. Molossian is also the breed-­type for what...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 97–113.
Published: 01 June 2002
....) So I tried to figure out what costume to wear. This was before Arnold Schwarzenegger had made the first Conan movie with Grace Jones playing a barbarian. This was way before Tina Turner as Auntie Entitie in Mad Max beyond Thunderdome and Grace Jones again in the campy vampire film Vamp. Not that...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 103–122.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 119–150.
Published: 01 September 2010
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 37–66.
Published: 01 June 2004
... image with whatever he finds out from focus groups. But in fact these commercial barbarians decide that the college’s values are Freedom + Guidance = [Personal] Growth, which could best be expressed in the slogan Reflecting America, Engaging the World. Though possessed of dubious literary sensibility...