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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 47–66.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Dust (2000), imagines itself as a competitor for the production of truth; Canadian novelist Alan Cumyn's Burridge Unbound (2000) serves as an analogue prone to similar forces of fragmentation; and David Park's vision of a fictional commission in Northern Ireland, The Truth Commissioner (2008...
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 3 Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at Fort Laramie. Print by Alexander Gardner, 1868, Reserve Collection IV.3.4, 25159. Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society. Figure 3. Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at More
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 169–170.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Stanley Aronowitz, Randy Martin, Sohnya Sayres, and Toby Miller discuss the reasons why Social Text is not a peer-reviewed journal and shed light on the nature of collective meetings. The conversation around the submissions and commissions at the meetings was ephemeral but also constituted a...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Figure 3 Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at Fort Laramie. Print by Alexander Gardner, 1868, Reserve Collection IV.3.4, 25159. Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society. Figure 3. Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... policy against insurgency. In both countries, indigenous peoples suffered the worst of the atrocities, including the rapes extensively documented by the Guatemalan Comisión para el Esclare- cimiento Histórico (Commission on Historical Clarification, henceforth...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... research and published on the civil war in Northern Ireland, the South African Truth Commission, policing homelessness, and AIDS in New York City, and is currently writing a book for Duke University Press titled “The Animal and the Subjectile: A Political Theory of the Virtual.” Sandya...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2005
... passage of the USA Patriot Act in 2001, the creation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in 2003, the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (Patriot Act II), and The 9/11 Commission Report released in the summer...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Ondaatje’s novel commissioned for A Companion to Literature and Film, ed. Robert Stam (Blackwell). Ana Dopico teaches in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University. She is the author of “Houses Divided: Political Imaginaries and Genea...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... British Anti-Americanism,” in Anti-Americanism, edited by Andrew Ross and Kristin Ross (New York University Press), and “Defusing the English Patient,” an essay on the film adaptation of Michael Ondaatje’s novel commissioned for A Companion to Literature and Film, edited by Robert Stam...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
... imagination of several agencies such as the National Commission for Women (NCW), the National Human Rights Commission, and the Department of Women and Child Welfare. Traffi ck- ing, child prostitution, and risk from infection became primary concerns, although reworking the legal basis of the Immoral...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Bipartisan Commission on Central America called for increased cultural ties between the United States and the region in which it was becoming increasingly embroiled. The Kissinger Commission, as it was known, addressed what it understood to be the economic liberation of the subcontinent...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 35–50.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- tant government positions. Former Enron executive Max Yzaquirre became head of the Texas Public Utility Commission. At the federal level, Lawrence Lindsey, the first chief economic advisor to George W. Bush, is a former Enron advisor, and...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... University of New York) and The Shock of Arrival: Reflections on Postcolonial Experience (South End). Her new book of poems, Illiterate Heart (Northwestern University Press), is winner of the 2002 Pen Open Book Award. She is currently at work on a commission from the Royal Festival Hall, London, to...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
...: Storytelling.” American Historical Review 118 , no. 4 : 1 – 19 . Cuba Commission . (1876) 1993 . Cuba Commission Report: A Hidden History of the Chinese in Cuba . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press . Douglass Frederick . (1845) 2005 . Narrative of the Life of Frederick...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
... consequences that follow from the ahistorical conflation of a Social Text 105 • Winter 2010 6 7 traditional “enemy” language with an emerging “network” discourse. Commissioned by the Pentagon in 2003 and...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 29–45.
Published: 01 September 2000
... leading women’s rights activists and a member of the board of direc- tors of SPW, this lecture was not what had been planned by the society. She recalled bitterly: We had set up a number of commissions [within SPW to...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2000
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 109–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... bigger and better symbol for the New World (of industry) as it celebrated the 400th anniversary of Columbus’s landing.14 Burnham twice had the chance to commission Eiffel to repeat his efforts with an even taller tower in Chicago. Twice Burnham and his committee members said no.15 Chicago...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 29–58.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Council in alliance with the UNHCR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) in its last statistical update of December 2006 estimates that there are at least 23,700,000 IDPs the world over. In Sudan alone there are 5,355,000 IDPs, and Iraq at the...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 59–84.
Published: 01 March 2004
... international financial architecture: Imposed leadership and emerging markets” in Socialist Register 2002 , edited by L. Panitch and C. Leys. London: Merlin. South Commission. 1990 . The challenge to the South . New York: Oxford University Press. Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty. 1988 . In other worlds...