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Social Text (2001) 19 (1 (66)): 19–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Srinivas Aravamudan 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 Srinivas context...
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Social Text (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...
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Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 4 Super-HD screen capture of Dome of the Rock, “Inside al-Aqsa: A 360° Tour of Jerusalem’s Holiest Mosque.” Courtesy of Al Jazeera English. More
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Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 3 Ricoh 1080p screen capture of al-Qibli mosque, “Inside al-Aqsa: A 360° Walking Tour of al-Aqsa on a Friday.” Courtesy of Al Jazeera English. More
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Figure 2 GoPro ultra-HD 4k screen capture of al-Aqsa compound, “Inside al-Aqsa: A 360° Walking Tour of al-Aqsa on a Friday.” Courtesy of Al Jazeera English. More
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (3 (144)): 55–82.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Figure 4 Super-HD screen capture of Dome of the Rock, “Inside al-Aqsa: A 360° Tour of Jerusalem’s Holiest Mosque.” Courtesy of Al Jazeera English. ...
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Social Text (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 (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 57–81.
Published: 01 June 2015
... in and satirizes an international desire to reshape the DMZ through art into a place of peace. YHCHI approaches this question through a globalized and deterritorialized Internet English that illuminates the cultural work of Anglophone tourist marketing discourse...
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Social Text (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 (2012) 30 (4 (113)): 55–80.
Published: 01 December 2012
... be repeatedly undone by the very means used to unlock, deploy, and secure the communicative power of language: translation.12 In what follows, I ask how the US military has sought to convert languages — those of others as well as its own, English...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 137–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
... approximation is obtained by choosing all letters with the same probability and independently. The first-order approximation is obtained by choosing successive letters independently but each letter having the same probability that it has in the natural language. Thus, in the first-order approximation to English...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... immigrants come from poor rural communities that provide them with very low levels of education. The economic impacts of this educational deficit are often compounded by lack of English-language ability. In addition, immigrant settlers without...
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Social Text (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 from New...
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Social Text (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 (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 135–153.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Scottish” New Scottish Writing and “the Queen’s fuckin English” In Irvine Welsh’s novella The Rosewell Incident, a group of aliens intent on taking over the Earth set down in Edinburgh. In short order, the aliens adopt the language of a typical Welshian character, Mikey Devlin, who...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (4 (65)): 83–107.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Page 89 against Norman supremacy, who fell to be ranked with such English heroes as the bold outlaws of Sherwood Forest.”3 Such comments, aimed at the fragile attempt to forge a “North British” consensus in place of the less conciliatory Caledonian...
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Social Text (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...