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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 7–28.
Published: 01 December 2001
... nations: Diasporic Chinese in Panama and the cultural politics of belonging. Ph.D. diss. , Stanford University. Torruellas, Rosa M., Rina Benmayor, Anneris Goris, and Ana Juarbe. 1991 . Affirming cultural citizenship in the Puerto Rican community: Critical literacy and the El Barrio Popular Education...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 157–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of U.S. imperialist aggression and global hegemony bears closer scrutiny, as it reveals a great deal about the complex interrelation of multiple national- isms and diasporic formations in the context of globalization...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 3–28.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., a still-emerging disciplinary field that understands its own organizing category as strategically historical, contextual, and critical. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 On (Our) American Ground Caribbean-Latino-Diasporic Cultural Production and the Postnational “Guantanamera” Ricardo L...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Jemima Pierre This article engages the scholarly discussion of the booming heritage tourism industry in Ghana to explore the dynamics and politics of historical and contemporary African-diasporic interactions and provoke a critical revision of diaspora theory. I argue that Ghanaian-diaspora...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Frank Guridy This essay examines how diasporic commonalities are experienced in the midst of cultural and linguistic difference by highlighting the making of Afro-diasporic linkages by participants in the Harlem Renaissance and the Afro-Cubanism ( afrocubanismo ) movement. The essay interprets the...
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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to enumerate and digitize early modern black diasporic life. The article engages those critiques in light of black diasporic communities’ battles for justice and redress and the forms these have taken online, such as Afrofuturism, eBlack Studies, and Digital Alchemy. It argues that, while digitizing...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., the introduction considers how the local, the nation, remains an important site for the construction of African diasporic identity and outlines how such nations at times facilitate diasporic imaginaries. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 83–114.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of black European diasporic formation. This essay analyzes a series of images that register blacks as Europeans, yet framed through the lens of national and familial idioms that presents them as undeniable members of German society. In so doing, the article highlights both the tensions of diasporic...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 94–101.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Michael Ralph How does using the French term for jet lag, décalage , to theorize the gap in time and space that structures diasporic articulation encourage us to think of the period between the dawn of formal decolonization and the present as not merely a structure but an atmosphere of...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 127–138.
Published: 01 September 2011
... in Asia and toward an understanding of how colonial and postcolonial histories on the subcontinent produce a different set of visual memories for diasporic subjects in America. © 2011 Duke University Press 2011 Archives of Empire Seher Shah’s Geometric Landscapes and the Spectacle of Force...
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Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
... diasporic population abroad. Theoretically, the article argues that dramatic expressions of identity depend on encounters and are thus significant in spatial terms. This dimension is often lost in conventional analyses of performance. Ethnographically, a drama perspective lends itself well to creole...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 137–148.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Muñoz’s interest in the disorderly histories of wildness placed him in conversation with an eclectic array of theoretical currents from new materialism to object-oriented ontology, from animal studies to new animism, from diasporic anthropology to new postidentity theories of self and other. Muñoz was...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37–58.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Adrian Burgos, Jr. The project of recovering the history of the Negro Leagues, and in so doing establishing a more complete account of U.S. professional baseball's segregated past, is fertile ground for interrogating the possibilities and limitations of diasporic frameworks. This article examines...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): np.
Published: 01 December 2001
... 2001 Contents Introducing . . . Cultural Citizenship Toby Miller 1 Diasporic Cultural Citizenship: Chineseness and Belonging in Central America and Panama Lok Siu 7 Trial by Fire: Gender, Power, and...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... regulation and normalization. This essay interrogates the various transnational, diasporic, and national discourses surrounding Deepa Mehta’s Fire, with specific attention to how normativities and identities are mobilized with the circulation of the film. I begin with its Western reception and trace...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 1–15.
Published: 01 June 2002
... digital age, the flux of identity that Stone extolled has long been the experience of African diasporic people. DuBois’s double consciousness was not simply an uncritical assertion of multiple personalities but rather a dogged analysis of both the origins and stakes of this multiplicity. What...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
... their human property. Nevertheless, the three enslaved men acted collectively, suggesting their diasporic affinities. Enslaved and free people of the African diaspora — such as these three men called bran — created, revised, and transformed their identities within the physical...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Brazilians: A Diasporic/Virtual Community.” Patricia Spyer is professor of anthropology at Leiden University and Global Distinguished Professor of anthropology at New York University. She is the author of The Memory of Trade: Modernity’s Entanglements on an Eastern Indonesian Island (Duke...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): np.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Brown 11 Left Out: Afro-Latinos, Black Baseball, and the Revision of Baseball’s Racial History  •  Adrian Burgos Jr. 37 Beyond Heritage Tourism: Race and the Politics of African-Diasporic Interactions  •  Jemima Pierre 59 Family Matters: Diaspora, Difference, and the Visual Archive...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): np.
Published: 01 December 2003
... University Press). Her most recent book of poetry, Busted (Coach House Press), is coauthored with Catriona Strang. Ella Shohat is professor of art and public policy and Middle Eastern stud- ies at New York University. Her book Taboo Memories, Diasporic Visions is forthcoming from Duke University Press...