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Published: 01 March 2018
Figure 1 From the Twitter account of Jordan Peele, director of Get Out , signifying on the appointment of black conservative Ben Carson to Trump’s cabinet Figure 1. From the Twitter account of Jordan Peele, director of Get Out, signifying on the appointment of black conservative Ben Carson to More
Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 105–113.
Published: 01 December 2014
... being-with him can take place only through his writing, I have structured this essay as a staging of a conversation between his previous recordings (aka writings) and Los Angeles–based writer/director/performer Luis Alfaro’s solo performance piece St. Jude . An acclaimed Chicano writer, performer...
Social Text (1 June 2016) 34 (2 (127)): 143–160.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the New Left Review , Jameson looks back at the essay and considers the current state of capitalism, theory, art, and culture in relation to the concepts he adopted in 1984. Jameson is Knut Schmidt-Nielsen Professor of Comparative Literature, professor of romance studies (French), and director of the...
Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 81–105.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Eric Hayot This essay argues that the work of Chinese film director Jia Zhangke constitutes an important commentary on the relationship between globalization, humanness, and China. It begins with a discussion of Jia's relationship to international art-house and documentary realism, focusing on the...
Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 57–83.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Burlin Barr This essay offers a close reading of the Senegalese director Djibril Diop Mambéty's film Hyenas and looks especially at the way the film addresses issues of development and dependency in postcolonial and contemporary Africa. Released in 1992, Hyenas is an adaptation of the Swiss writer...
Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 35–50.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- tributions. To cite one infamous example, Enron hired Ralph Reed, for- mer executive director of the Christian Coalition, as a consultant for a fee of between $10,000 and $20,000 a month.11 Therefore, although bans on soft money are a good starting point for restricting the political inﬂuence of powerful...
Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Contributors Dai Jinhua is professor at the Research Institute of Comparative Literature and Culture and director of the Centre for Film Studies and Cultural Stud- ies at Pek ing Universit y. Dai has published more t han ten Chinese-language...
Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): np.
Published: 01 December 2001
... professor of American studies and Spanish and Por- tuguese at New York University, as well as acting director of the American studies program, director of the Center for Latin American and Carib- bean studies, and director of the Privatization of Culture Project for Research on Cultural Policy. His most...
Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): np.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Quarterly. Pretend We’re Dead, a book on monster movies and the horror of capitalism, is forthcoming from Duke University Press. Andrew Ross is professor and director of the graduate program in Amer- ican studies at New York University and a Social Text editor. His...
Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): np.
Published: 01 December 2000
...); and a book, Real and Imagined Women: Gender, Cul- ture, Postcolonialism (Routledge, 1993). She is also a joint editor of Inter- ventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies. Andrew Ross is professor and director of the graduate program in...
Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... is assistant professor of women’s studies and director of the Comparative Women’s Studies in Europe Program at Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio. She has published articles on Czech and Brit- ish women writers and actresses in both U.S. and Czech journals. Her research focuses...
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Limits and Possibilities of Ethnic Entrepreneurship: The Case of ICT Firms in Sweden,” International Journal of Multicultural Societies (2006). Kennan Ferguson is director of interdisciplinary social sciences at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He is the author of The Politics of...
Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Outstanding Book; the editor of None of the Above: Puerto Ricans in the Global Era (Palgrave Macmillan); and the director of the films Brincando el charco: Portrait of a Puerto Rican and For the Record: Guam and World War II. She teaches Latino and Caribbean literatures and cultures at Columbia...
Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 115–123.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Inc. annual report, please feel free to contact our director of pub- lic relations at 212-245-2508. Tana Hargest Chairwoman and Chief Executive Ofﬁcer Eight frames from Tominex. Bitter Nigger Inc., 2001...
Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... global networks through their aesthetic forms. His articles and reviews have appeared in Neo-Victorian Studies and American Literature. Benjamin Reiss is professor and director of graduate studies in English at Emory University. His books include The Showman and the Slave: Race...
Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): np.
Published: 01 March 2007
... teaches at Northwestern University. Bill V. Mullen is professor of English and director of American studies at Purdue University. He is the author of Popular Fronts: Chicago and Afri- can American Cultural Politics, 1935 – 1946 (University of Illinois Press) and Afro-Orientalism (University of...
Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): np.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Janet R. Jakobsen is the director of the Center for Research on Women at Barnard College. She is the author of Working Alliances and the Politics of Difference: Diversity and Feminist Ethics (Indiana University Press, 1998). She is coauthor, with Ann Pellegrini, of...
Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): np.
Published: 01 March 2002
...- ative literature at New York University and a member of the GSOC-UAW organizing committee. Ellen Willis is a professor of journalism and director of cultural reporting and criticism at New York University, where she is president of the cam- pus chapter of the American Association of University...
Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... articles including “Dora the Explorer, Constructing ‘Latinidades’ and the Politics of Global Citizenship” (Latino Studies). Jill Lane is associate professor in the department of Spanish and Portu- guese at New York University, deputy director of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and...
Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
... and Global Intelligence, 1770–1820 (Science History Publications) and is completing a book about Hans Sloane’s voy- age to Jamaica and its eighteenth-century aftermaths. Sarah Franklin is professor of social studies of biomedicine and associate director of the BIOS Centre at the London School...