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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Nicholas De Genova What is “Europe”? Who is a “European”? At the beginning of the twenty-first century the European Question has become a problem of a new significance and magnitude — above all in Europe itself, but also in its increasingly amorphous externalized border zones and beyond. To ask the...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 115–129.
Published: 01 September 2001
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Shu-mei Shih This essay brings into dialectical consideration the relationship between postsocialism and posthumanism in China through the life story of Marxist humanism from the global 1960s to the present across Eastern Europe, France, and the United States. It especially foregrounds the American...
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Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
... drama provides a greater understanding of identity politics in the “New Europe,” since Cape Verdeans, unlike other immigrant populations, for example, Turks in Germany or Moroccans in France, have never been construed as a complete “other” to Europe. The tension between creole as hybridity and creole as...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... flock and its enemies as constituted by the regime of power that Michel Foucault once called the “pastorate” of premodern Europe. With the rise of the modern governmental state, this medieval politico-theological enemy was translated in secular terms as a figure for ideological threats to civil order...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
... on the search for the “missing link” in Asia and Europe, an investigation that, if successful, would have effectively established a separate ancestry for the white races. This essay identifies a new component of this history: the racialization of higher-order primates within the nascent discipline of...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 41–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Sylvester A. Johnson This essay examines Black support for US militarism from the 1890s to the First World War amid devastating forms of institutional racism. As the first African American soldiers were deployed to France to liberate Europe’s White citizens, the US government hanged thirteen Black...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... employed to justify settler occupation, theft of land, imperial trades, war, and overseas empire, making these simultaneous yet differentiated processes that link Africa, Asia, and Europe with the Americas relevant to the study of slavery and freedom. Moreover, the author observes that because slavery and...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., Christianity, and a particular history of origins in Enlightenment Europe. Janet R. Jakobsen and Ann Pellegrini have termed this dominant formation “Christian secularism.” How does “the child” come to function in the gap between “the religious” and “the secular”? This essay pursues these connections via a...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 145–158.
Published: 01 June 2009
... one another or realize that everything has positive and negative sides: in both the United States and Europe it is crucial not to let go of critical thought and surrender to the status quo. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Kultur and Culture Theodor W. Adorno Preliminary Remarks...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
... extended into Europe. Inspired by Spain’s Moorish past, these black fighters hoped to rescue tolerant, pluralist Spain from the gathering flames of European fascism. Many were thus stunned by Franco’s use of Moorish troops in his anticommunist “crusade,” by the rabid anti-Muslim racism of...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 85–101.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Europe and the United States in recent years. These texts address hysteria not only from a medical/scientific point of view, but also from perspectives as different as gender studies, psychoanalytic research, literature, and art history...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Asian Americans conceptual sites and immigrants after 9/11 underscore the irrelevance of such endogenous of Europe’s Asia, assertions of ethnicity, particularly at a time of American national crisis. Moreover, the attempt to distance a Hindu ethnicity...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... political community in the Middle East and Europe. He is the author of The Ethical Soundscape: Cas- sette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics (Columbia University Press) and coeditor of Powers of the Secular Modern: Talal Asad and His Interlocutors (Stanford University Press). Brian Larkin is...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): np.
Published: 01 March 2009
... (University of Michigan Press) and Der Black Atlantic (Haus der Kulturen der Welt), coedited with Paul Gilroy. Her current project, “Image Matters: Archive, Photography, and the African Diaspora in Europe,” engages family pho- tography as a crucial site of cultural formation and articulation for two...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): np.
Published: 01 June 2011
... photographs. His work has been exhibited throughout Europe and at the Anton Kern Gal- lery in New York. Eric Stanley is a PhD candidate in the History of Consciousness depart- ment at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is also the editor of Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
... work is identified with Institutional Critique. Since 1984 she has produced performances, videos, installations, and publications in association with museums and foundations throughout the United States, Europe, and Latin America. Currently she is working...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): np.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Lawrence College. She has toured extensively throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. Primarily known as a musical poet, she has worked with an extensive range of artists including Donald Byrd, Graham Haynes, Melvin Gibbs, Mark Batson, Leon Parker, Vernon Reid, DD Jackson, Cecilia Smith...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): np.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Allen Feldman 57 The Violence of Commodity Aesthetics: Hawkers, Demolition Raids, and a New Regime of Consumption Arvind Rajagopal 91 Toxic Beauties: Medicine, Information, and Body Consumption in Transnational Europe C. Nadia Seremetakis 115...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2010
... masses rather than the one that restricts it and ultimately sterilizes it. In Europe, unity of forces on the left is the order of the day; the disjointed elements of the progressive movement are tending toward weld- ing themselves...