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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 95.
Published: 01 December 2009
... © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Internet Christmas card showing Syntagma Square, Athens, with tree aflame. Anonymous, 2008. Social Text 101 • Vol. 27, No. 4 • Winter 2009 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2009...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 97–107.
Published: 01 December 2009
... fire, along with the law school library and, of course, a prominent symbol of the high season of consumerism: the mayor’s Christmas tree at Syntagma Square.11 The police refrained from protecting any of these sites. Then, late at night, came the looters, emptying the shops — and the...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 51–67.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... At Christmas 2002 she demonstrated how to make little trinkets and decorations. While the finished products were intended to be beautiful, most of these items would be difficult to make unless viewers were to purchase the proper material from one of Stewart’s merchandising lines or were to hire the...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 105–113.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Alfaro family Christmas dinner with its performance art–­like readings of the Nativity story; a young Luis left alone, at home, to survive the Rapture; an older Luis left alone, on the road, to drive along California’s interstate highways. With its central narrative, one of the piece’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 117–148.
Published: 01 September 2002
... White House drama’s biggest audi- as a screen to ence yet. Ally McBeal will take an allegorical approach in a Christmas episode written by David E. Kelley in which a Massachusetts town official project both the tries to block a holiday parade after a tragedy in which firefighters...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 51–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
... “delightful irony,” as he puts it, in the fact that the film opened in America on Christmas Day 2006, in that the film’s message is a nativity story with a twist, since it posits the next Messiah is an African baby girl.40 This...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
... media report- ing of this trial and reemerged with calls for greater use of this technology following the failed attack on the Northwest airlines plane on Christmas Day 2009. Yet, if the idea of ghostliness is employed to reassure the elite migrant in the face of intensified border surveillance...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 67–86.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Christian prayers, Christmas carols, and blessings. In Bom- bay, where I did my elementary schooling in a Catholic girls’ school, once a week, we split up along religious lines for an hour. Catholic students were sent to a...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 141–162.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Old City. Published on Christmas Day, it drew on Christian traditions in an appeal for peace in the Holy Land: “On a day the mind seeks ageless thoughts of peace and beauty, the eye sees bitter reality. Palestinians are dying, Israeli...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 29–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2015
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 41–70.
Published: 01 September 2017
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 75–102.
Published: 01 March 2001
... to escape the deadly melancholy of the Christmas Flatley season—remains to be seen. —Walter Benjamin, Moscow Diary, 20 December Paris changes, but nothing of my melancholy Gives way. Foundations...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 111–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... her Canadian boyfriend (whom she expected to marry), and then devastated when he broke her heart by ending their relationship at Christmas. On the verge of tears, Gehring said that her “dream is to be happily married with children of her own. That is all I have ever wanted and all I still want...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 59–82.
Published: 01 June 2000
... in by hooker-with-a-heart-of-gold Ophelia, and has indeed turned to crime. Driven to the edge by his ill cheese is a way luck, he breaks into his old office at a Christmas party, and finding Billy Ray there, waves a gun at him and snarls...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 83–106.
Published: 01 June 2000
... spectrum of European ethnicities, immigration histories, and classes. Significantly, by the end of the play, Abie and Rose celebrate a hybrid Christmas with their children, who are fraternal twins. The twins, named Rebecca and Patrick in honor of Abie’s mother and Rose’s...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
... “lightning operation” fifty police officers descended on a small cinderblock row house in a neighborhood called Milagro de la Paz (Mir- acle of Peace) at the edge of San Miguel. Their target was a skinny, shaven-headed Salvatrucha leader suspected in the Christmas Eve execu- tion of...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 59–84.
Published: 01 March 2004