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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 91–117.
Published: 01 September 2010
... when the politics of gendered and sexualized forms of violence and brutality are left unexamined in relation to the massacred Apache women. Tucsonense Mexicanas were among the perpetrators; Aravaipa and Pinal Apache women made up most of the dead. The complexities of racialized female subjects as both...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 51–76.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Jennifer C. Nash Saartjie Baartman's story has become central to black feminist theory and politics, serving as the primary analytic vehicle for explaining the violence that the dominant visual field inflicts on black female bodies. The re-telling of Baartman's story has also provided black...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of a mostly undocumented female workforce, this strategy, when divorced from a larger grassroots and autonomous movement, has been incapable of challenging broader global patterns of gendered inequality. ©2016 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses 2016 domestic workers storytelling...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 43–62.
Published: 01 March 2013
... biopolitical and disciplinary apparatuses that deploy them: the black other, the female other, the sexual other, in which other possibilities also hide.13 Let me try and expose this effect of the categories with a conversa- tion about slavery, blackness, and violence between Saidiya Hartman...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 111–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... twenty-six-year-old former teacher Amy Gehring and allegations that she indecently assaulted two former students in the British school to which she was recruited in 2000 from her native Canada. Like most sex scandals involving female teachers in North America and the United Kingdom, the case has...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
... castration” occurs “when a boy, who has hitherto been unwilling to believe the threat of castration, catches sight of the female genitals, probably those of an adult, surrounded by hair, and essentially those of his mother.”1 The mother-Medusa barges into the boy’s...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 9–12.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., womanizer, undermining the gender cohesion, the what, please, explain! the gendercohesion, la genrecohesion, the goes-­well-­togetherness of genders clearly distinguished male and female  — oh, you know, José Esteban, the gendercoherent here in France are frightened these days because...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
... constitution, which makes her unsuitable for training and employment in jobs requiring more skill and education. In particular, she is cited for her contribution to high labor turnover, a problem endemic to labor-intensive maquilas. Female workers, it is assumed, are not trainable because, for cultural...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 157–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., gender, and sexuality. Crucially, the effacement of queer female desire and subjectivity marks each discursive site. This effacement, I would argue, is hardly incidental; rather, it must be under- stood as a constitutive absence...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): np.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Contributors Sheila L. Cavanagh is an assistant professor in social sciences at Atkin- son Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies, York University, who uses feminist, queer, and psychoanalytic theory to analyze female social subjectivity, sexuality, and transgendered/transsexual subjectivities...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
... the mother’s participation in a “family economy” as a contributor to the females have economic well-being of the household, even when considerable personal predominated in sacrifice is involved. My point in citing the...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... by residents of Veracruz. The result has been unprecedented, paradoxical environments in which female sexuality — the locus par excellence of social control6 — is subjected to forces that oscillate between heightened vigilance over women’s fidelity and greater permissiveness toward the seeking...
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Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... figure of Hatoum’s mother, and the naked body of an older Palestinian woman brings to the work a series of Western conceptions of gender and sexuality ascribed to Middle Eastern women. In recent years the Western gaze has focused its attention on issues of gender in the work of female Middle...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2005
... a symbol of this strategy? In this essay, I look for the answer to that ques- tion fi rst in the literature of cultural studies and then in the SAG/AFTRA strike itself. Scholars who work in black and feminist and gender studies have argued that the dominant meanings of the black female...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 133–134.
Published: 01 March 2007
... stunned to hear about her death. The letter was mostly about the chapter “Dirt” in the book The Female Thing, which deals with women’s excessively compli- cated relation to . . . well, dirt: in the housecleaning wars, of course, but extending to bodily anxieties about purity and impurity generally...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): np.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., is forthcoming from Syracuse University Press. She also writes on contemporary issues of feminism in Iran and is currently working on a book-length manuscript titled “Male Lions and Female Suns: The Gendered Tropes of Iranian Modernity.” Geeta Patel...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 21–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... “Mrs. Officer,” from his 2008 albumTha Carter III, Lil’ Wayne (Dwayne Carter) raps about getting pulled over by a female cop who then pulls him into her patrol car and makes him have sex with her. The song celebrates his sexual prowess, but does so over a jarring subtext of state power. The...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 123–134.
Published: 01 September 2013
... on the shelf like “an old boiler.” Boiler, an unpleasant Britishism for a rejected older woman, likens the discarded female to a dysfunctional machine, an empty vessel. Fearful of this fate, Dakar’s character in the song allows the...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of an archive of images of the non-Western other whose inferiority was marked by female nakedness. Imperial cultures deployed barbarism and female nudity to justify imperial violence and articulate colonial phantasms about the savage land. Columbus, who fetishized the “colonial...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 45–65.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Since intersectionality’s emergence1 two decades ago as a juridical inter- vention that exposes the violence antidiscrimination law inflicts on black female plaintiffs,2 intersectionality has become a theory of iden- tity, injury, multiple marginalization, and subjectivity. It has traveled far...