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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2015
... does structurally undergird the same type of harm it otherwise purports to advocate against. Accordingly, the article considers how black women “in the life,” women who are involved in drug use and prostitution, women who are, ultimately, the most literal embodiment of the “nappy-headed ho,” become the...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 51–76.
Published: 01 December 2008
... feminists with tools for grappling with racialized pornography, which is thought to re-enact Baartman's violent exhibition by rendering black women objects for white male spectators' consumption. This article argues that the constant invocation of Baartman's story has allowed an anti-pornography formation...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2010
... tourists in Havana's street markets. The essay traces the figure to nineteenth-century artist Víctor Patrício Landaluze, whose widely circulated lithographs enacted key modes of understanding race and emergent nationalism in mid- to late-nineteenth - century Cuba. His portraits of mulatas and black women...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 19–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Britt Rusert This article uses a collection of African American women's friendship albums held at the Library Company of Philadelphia to reflect on scholarly resistance to reading disappointment, and negativity more generally, in the archives of black freedom. Rather than viewing these artifacts as...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 45–65.
Published: 01 March 2014
... paper argues that the logics of feminism-future and feminism-past share often-invisible racialized ideologies: an insistence that intersectionality’s investment in black women’s embodied experience is suspect. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 Institutionalizing the Margins Jennifer C. Nash...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 51–84.
Published: 01 March 2019
...” of their speech, critical treatments of The Fire Next Time emphasize his rejection of Black Muslim thought. Kevin Birmingham writes about “an ‘age of revolution’ that lured young men and women to the nation of Islam,” abetted by the promise of decolonization in Africa, “and this, Baldwin felt, was...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 21–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Social Text 114 • Spring 2013 2 5 for white bodies alone. The erotic identities of negrophobic white men and women are both anchored in black male and female bodies, which, as Thomas explains, since these black objects of desire “are scripted as sub...
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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... implicit claim to stability or objectivity. This article uses the term data transhistorically to gesture to the rise of the independent and objective statistical fact as an explanatory ideal party to the devastating thingification of black women, children, and men. 3 In other words, for abolitionists...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 61–63.
Published: 01 March 2018
... black feminism Black Lives Matter DNA testing The New Jim Crow On the subway into Manhattan, black lives mutter. Two middle-aged African American women, on the way to work, are in conversation with each other. I’m pressed up next to them, obliged to overhear their conversation. They are aware, as...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
...- Saxon pedigree is free of the contamination of so-called interracial sex or miscegenation. Indeed, insofar as the concept of Americanness has been regarded as coextensive with whiteness, the exclusion of blackness and the castigation from the nation of those women...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Passage of a Black Sailor,” digital history project by William B. Gould IV , goulddiary.stanford.edu/ . Hodes Martha . 1997 . White Women, Black Men: Illicit Sex in the Nineteenth-Century South . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press . Hodes Martha . 2015 . Mourning Lincoln . New...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 65–91.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of the day, these texts are written by men and feature male protagonists. Women, when they are included, are sec- ondary (though in the case of Schuyler’s Black Empire, certainly quite strong) characters. The masculinist tendencies of the civil rights move- ment and the hyper-masculinist...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 105–131.
Published: 01 June 2009
...-professedly sets out to combat it. As Sasson writes in an author’s note, “Sultana’s passion for life and her amazing mental capacity altered my Westerner’s incorrect perceptions of the ‘women in black,’ whom at that time I viewed as an incomprehensible species of the human race.”28 Both Sasson’s...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 55–82.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Rajeswari Sunder Rajan Duke University Press 2000 ST 65.03 Rajan 11/8/00 2:24 PM Page 55 Women between Community and State SOME IMPLICATIONS OF THE UNIFORM CIVIL CODE DEBATES IN INDIA This essay is an...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 49–64.
Published: 01 June 2002
... American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS. Boston: Beacon. Noble, David F. 1992. A world without women: The Christian clerical culture of Western science. New York: Knopf. Rose, Tricia. 1994. Black noise: Rap music and black culture in contemporary Amer- ica. Hanover, N.H...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 69–84.
Published: 01 December 2005
... phrenia or division in its form. It begins and extends for some forty-odd The task of minutes with a lesson familiar to Black History Month (or Women’s His- tory Month, for that matter): history has been deformed by deliberate Black History omission, what...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 75–101.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Anomabu, on its seaside route, these “historic Gold Coast place names stirred me to a memory of dark and bloody events of long ago.” These were the beaches across which “hundreds of thousands of black men, women and children...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Introduction THE “AUTONOMY” OF BLACK RADICALISM The interview with Grace Lee Boggs and the essays on W. E. B. Du Bois Brent Hayes and Richard Wright in this issue of Social Text are selections from a forth- Edwards...
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Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 1–31.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the Eurocentric, heteronormative, capitalist, rationalist clock-bound time that prevails in the modern West (what I call “Western Standard Time”). To bear out (and sound out) madtime, this essay reveals those radical temporalities in black expressive cultures, most especially black music. Sampling...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Alexander G. Weheliye Duke University Press 2002 “Feenin” POSTHUMAN VOICES IN CONTEMPORARY BLACK POPULAR MUSIC Book titles tell the story. The original subtitle for Uncle Tom’s Cabin was...