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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
... diaspora history and community over time. Black diaspora and other African visitors, expatriates, and professionals converge in Ghana's cosmopolitan centers and confront a local landscape that is at once familiar and jarring because it has distinct and similar articulations of race and Blackness. My...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
... contradictions inherent in the emerging transnational class of elite Asians whose wealth and cosmopolitanism allow them to disregard the usual limitations of national boundaries and local mores. These novels demonstrate that representations of this social stratum, even when they are depicted as defined by the...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 75–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
... between European cosmopolitanism and the Greek archaic, marginalizes. I am interested in the ethnography of the every day that lacks the securities, facilities, and utilities of a homogenizing and synchronizing context. In the agonistic interplay between the macrological and the everyday, time and space...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 171–191.
Published: 01 December 2005
... culture. I propose regarding that brown body as an axis in the formation of a cosmopolitan gay male identity and community. More specifically, I argue that this brown body mediates gay male shame. These preliminary speculations are prompted by my confrontation...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 19–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Srinivas Aravamudan Duke University Press 2001 ST 66.02 Aravamudan 4/9/01 11:47 AM Page 19 Guru English The disavowal of cosmopolitanism after 1968 could be explained in the...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Modern Law.” Shuang Shen is assistant professor in the comparative literature depart- ment and Asian studies program at Pennsylvania State University. She is the author of Cosmopolitan Publics...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): np.
Published: 01 March 2012
...- ment and Asian studies program at Pennsylvania State University. She is the author of Cosmopolitan Publics: Anglophone Print Culture in Semi- Colonial Shanghai (Rutgers University Press). Some of her articles have appeared...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): np.
Published: 01 June 2010
... projects include Michel Leiris’s L’Afrique fantôme and a collection of Ho Chi Minh’s writings in French. Chike Jeffers is a doctoral candidate in philosophy at Northwestern Uni- versity. His dissertation is on cultural nationalism and cosmopolitanism in Africana philosophy. He has edited an...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and working on a critique of cosmopolitanism. David Sartorius is assistant professor of history at the University of Mary- land. His research addresses the relationships between race, empire, and nationalism in the Caribbean and Latin America, and he is currently completing a book...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of dreams and possibilities in the aftermath of independence. In both instances the song announces an arrival into cosmopolitanism and attendant anxieties about national identity and belonging.2 Gibreel’s humming of the song (in the 1980s “present” of the novel) fi rst sung in 1955 across...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
... “Cosmopolitismo andino: Explorando el lado feminino de Lima” (“Andean Cosmopolitanism: Exploring Lima’s Feminine Side”) was published in a special edition of Revista Iberoamericana ( J u n e  –  S e p t e m b e r 2007). She is currently completing a book titled Andean Modernities: The Politics of...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... This re-turning is wood has begun to imagine the diaspora as part of its community, and the diaspora has been producing films of interest to South Asia, and particu- symptomatic of larly to a larger cosmopolitan, English-speaking audience. Diasporic film...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 25–45.
Published: 01 September 2018
... instigations and methods align, as dissidents in different corners notice at once how discourse, habit, and the ear and eye of mediation may be put to use in the work of unsettling political structures. Sonic protest vernaculars thus assume cosmopolitan orientations. The term protest song , though it was...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 45–65.
Published: 01 September 2002
... this image of the “selfless,” cosmopolitan subject, America’s pretension to world dominance is forgotten and cleansed of its parochial, nationalist self- interest. In other words, whatever comes under the sign of America also...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
... flourish accentuating a link between cosmopolitan and imperial projects of naming. Chan cribbed Chinois from her first wide-eyed encounter with the Asian restaurants of Paris, as well as the “fusion” Vietnamese restaurants of...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 157–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
... mean to suggest here that queer of color critique and queer diasporic critique exist in a binary relation to each other, where the former is narrow, local, and national, as opposed to the latter’s apparent cosmopolitanism and expansiveness. On the contrary...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 61–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
... the Palestinian City Lisa Taraki Palestine was stripped of its cosmopolitan coastal cities in 1948. The bour- geois, middle, and nascent working classes of these cities were flung across the world, and Palestine’s steady trajectory of urbanization was abruptly aborted. The emigration of...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., and docile labor. Within the NICL, certain cosmopolitans embark on what Aihwa Ong (1999, 112–13) calls “flexible citizenship,” a strategic making-do that seeks access to as many rights as possible while falling prey to as few...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... poem “Waterlily Fire”: see section 1 (“The Burning”) and section 2 (“The Island”) (A Muriel Rukeyser Reader, ed. Jan Heller Levi [New York: Norton, 1994], 201, 203). I am grateful to David Harvey for his discussion of Kant in “Cosmopolitanism and the Banality of Geographical Evils,” Public Culture...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 129–150.
Published: 01 December 2011
... emotions that China has toward the world as well as the conflu- ence of a new form of nationalism and cosmopolitanism in the formation of mainstream ideology. What made China elated is that “we” (China) finally managed to...