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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of academic work and the expression of artistic labor as modes that reveal the accelerated anxiety of impending doom. We also consider the haunting monstrosity of postapocalyptic visions. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Korakrit Arunanondchai boy child futurity catastrophe here and now...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
... in “Of the Passing of the First-Born” of the untimely death of his first child, Burghardt, may seem an unlikely place to begin discussion of the reproductive politics that structure Du Bois’s con- ceptual edifice.12 After all, the figure of the mother hardly appears in his...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 111–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in court that sexual acts between female teachers and boy students were harmful, just as harmful as those between male teachers and girl students. The boys—supposedly victims—giggled during testimony given by child protection advocates...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
... by stuffing an entire Finnish chocolate bar into his mouth and letting its melted contents ooze out. Despite what Sara Ahmed might call Sasha’s willfulness, however, the psychologists never raised their voices or punished the child.1 I ask the first question, phrased in the form of a criticism...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
... novel, depicts the abduction and sexual abuse of a seven-year-old boy and the disappear- ance and murder of a nineteen-year-old girl within a gentrifying Bos- ton neighborhood. Both the book and the film explore how these events impact three Irish American men: Sean Devine (Kevin Bacon), upwardly...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 83–114.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., what is not at all apparent in viewing the image of this seemingly unremarkable German boy is the fact that he was the child of a German mother and an Algerian soldier stationed in Germany as part of the French colonial forces deployed in the occupation of the Rhineland following the First...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... gendered narrative is not helpful. One mother wrote: “I’ve had parents react to our family as though we didn’t ‘really’ adopt from China because we adopted a boy . . . because we didn’t save one of these precious little girls that had been dis- placed because of the one-child law. I’ve even had people...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... no Brasil: Retrato de uma estabilidade inaceitável. Revista Brasileira de ciências sociais 15 : 123 -42. Bartholet, Elizabeth. 1999 . Nobody's children: Abuse and neglect, foster drift, and the adoption alternative. Boston: Beacon. Blum, Ann S. 1998 . Public welfare and child circulation...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Review Press . Chambers-Letson Joshua . 2006 . “Reparative Feminisms, Repairing Feminism—Reparation, Postcolonial Violence, and Feminism.” Women and Performance 16 : 169 – 89 . Du Bois W. E. B. 1979 . The World and Africa . New York : International Publishers . Fanon...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... girl”; as a haunting “by the birth child who was never conceived” by her adoptive parents, “this pink-skinned boy who had pretty blue eyes like his mother and a funny smile like his father” (35, 23, 27). For, she claims, she and her sister were...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 85–100.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... There is a crying need in the city of Richmond for some method or means to put an end to youthful immorality—youthful obstreperousness. Boys at the age of twelve are men. Girls at the age of twelve are women, and grown 96...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Joon Oluchi Lee Duke University Press 2005 The Joy of the Castrated Boy The girly things I wanted when I was a little boy (things that made me Joon Oluchi Lee girly): Pink- and heart-covered...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . The Transit of Empire: Indigenous Critiques of Colonialism . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Childs Dennis . 2015 . Slaves of the State: Black Incarceration from the Chain Gang to the Penitentiary . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Colonial Office Papers . Great...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
....” American Historical Review 114 , no. 4 : 1231 – 49 . Du Bois W. E. B. [1935] 1968 . Black Reconstruction in America, 1860–1880 . Cleveland, OH : World . Fitzgerald Michael W. 1989 . The Union League Movement in the Deep South: Politics and Agricultural Change during...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (4 (113)): 127–141.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., really not a good boy.” He too is a thief, and he will steal her heart, among many other things. Rocket Raja is one of two roles played in Siruthai by Karthi Sivakumar: son of a venerable Tamil film actor...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2015
... line made historical recovery and analysis urgent matters for scholars of African descent invested in social change and revolution. In the wake of efforts to forge black international- ism in the 1920s and 1930s, C. L. R. James, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Eric...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 251–274.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., Child-Loving: The Erotic Child and Victorian Culture (New York: Routledge, 1992); Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, “How to Bring Your Kids Up Gay: The War on Effeminate Boys,” in Tendencies (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1993); Pat Califia, “The Age of Consent...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
...!” Frantz Fanon’s account of the white French child’s sideways address to the dark-skinned adult offers an anticipatory illumination and critique of Althusser’s child-who-knows.25 The larger mise-en-scène of this ter- rifying encounter between the little white boy and the Martiniquan who...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 37–57.
Published: 01 March 2017
... told me that he gets to be a child again when he’s with his cows. Well, first he said he relives childhood, but he corrected himself: he gets to be a child. He lived on a farm growing up, and they had chickens, cows, and dogs, but it was the cows he always loved best, he told me. He started to eat...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 117–139.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of yet another child molester or rapist sentenced by corrupt courts to a couple of short years in prison or on parole. It is not hate that makes the white workingman curse about the latest boatload of aliens dumped on our shores to be given job preference over the white citizen who...