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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Vicente L. Rafael This essay inquires into the relationship between translation and empire in the United States. It argues that such a relationship cannot be understood apart from a critical appreciation of the Americanization, which is to say, translation of English from an imperial into a...
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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 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 57–83.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Friedrich Dürrenmatt's 1956 play Der Besuch der alten Dame (translated into English as The Visit ). The essay discusses how Mambéty's film is insistently heteroglossic, combining various lineages of thought, mythology, and aesthetics from African as well as Western sources. The film draws, for example, on...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Aimé Césaire “Culture and Colonization,” which has long been unavailable in English translation, was Aimé Césaire's speech at Le Premier Congrès International des Ecrivains et Artistes Noirs, hosted by the journal Présence africaine in Paris in September 1956. The congress is one of the...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 25–45.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Benjamin Tausig As a global financial crisis rippled through the late 2000s and early 2010s, with mass political movements rising in its wake, many journalists and critics in the English-language press asked an anxious question: where are the protest songs? But the question was begged: such songs...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): np.
Published: 01 March 2001
... 2001 ST 66.00 TOC 4/9/01 11:45 AM Page i Contents Nuclearism: The Contours of a Political Ecology Piyush Mathur 1 Guru English Srinivas Aravamudan 19...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... 2010 Contributors Rob Appleford is associate professor in the Department of English and Film Studies at the University of Alberta. His work has been published in American Indian Culture and Research Journal, Studies in American Indian...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... assistant professor of ethnic studies at Bowling Green State University. She is working on an ethnographic study of Indians who migrated to Brunei between the 1940s and 1960s to work for Brunei Shell Petroleum Company. Ellen Messer-Davidow is professor of English at the University of...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
...” Chronicle Andrea Fraser 127 ST 67.00 TOC 5/24/01 5:52 PM Page ii ST 67.00 TOC 5/24/01 5:52 PM Page iii Contributors L. Todd Duncan teaches in the departments of English and Africana...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): np.
Published: 01 December 2000
... relations theory has appeared in journals. His book, Boundary Issues in Central Asia, is forthcoming from Transnational Publishers. Rajeswari Sunder Rajan will shortly be joining the English faculty at the University of Oxford. Her publications include the...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Contributors Ashley Dawson is associate professor of English at the City University of New York’s Graduate Center and the College of Staten Island/City University of New York. He is the author of Mongrel Nation: Diasporic Culture and the Making of Postcolonial Britain (forthcoming...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): np.
Published: 01 June 2009
... lectures on the experience and meaning of emigration, and on the differences between U.S. and German culture, are translated into English for the first time in this issue of Social Text. Dohra Ahmad is assistant professor of English at St. John’s University, where she teaches courses...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): np.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., Hebrew, and English that focuses on the Palestinian minority in Israel. She is a regular contributor to the journal. Her current dissertation research focuses on colonial law in Egypt. Salah D. Hassan is assistant professor in the Department of English at Michigan State University. He is...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): np.
Published: 01 December 2005
... is an assistant professor of English at the University of Toronto. His essays have appeared, or soon will appear, in Callaloo, GLQ, University of Toronto Quarterly, Criticism, and boundary 2. His book God Hates Fags: The Rhetorics of Religious Violence is forthcoming...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): np.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Jahanara Kabir is a senior lecturer at the School of English, Uni- versity of Leeds, and research associate at the Centre for History and Economics established jointly at Harvard University and King’s College, Cambridge. She is the author of Territory of Desire: Representing the Valley of...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): np.
Published: 01 September 2003
... trans- racial adoption. David L. Eng is associate professor of English at Rutgers University. He is the author of Racial Castration: Managing Masculinity in Asian America (Duke University Press). He is also the editor, with David Kazanjian, of Loss: The Politics of Mourning (University of...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 129.
Published: 01 March 2017
... discovered. I threw my name in the hat. I’d recite verses from the Quran in Arabic and then you would follow in English. I proposed and you accepted. I had my own bilingual copy. I forget which verses I chose but they were generous to the faithful. And when my turn came I put on my best Barry White and went...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of the Lost Mammoths (Perceval), the fi rst in a trilogy of science adventure novels for teenagers. He lives in San Diego. Ashley Dawson is an assistant professor of English at the College of Staten Island, CUNY. He is completing “Mongrel Nation: A Cultural History of Post-Imperial Britain...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... savage. Patrick Deer teaches in the Department of English at New York Univer- sity, where he focuses on war culture, modernism, the twentieth-century novel and film, and postcolonial and cultural studies. He recently com- pleted the manuscript of “Culture in Camouflage: War, Empire, and...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
... University Press). Ashley Dawson is associate professor of English at the Graduate Center, CUNY. He is the author of Mongrel Nation: Diasporic Culture and the Making of Postcolonial Britain (University of Michigan) and coeditor of Democracy, the State, and the Struggle for Global Justice...