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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 99–117.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Eric Estuar Reyes The presence of Filipinos as corporeal and discursive subjects within both America and Asian America has long been contested. On one hand, the dynamic juridical status of Filipinos in America has ranged from American colonial subjects and American nationals to naturalized...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 17–35.
Published: 01 September 2021
... visual representations of pleasure and femininity while theorizing how the line functions as a way to maintain a norm. Against this, the potential of brown jouissance emerges via the zigzag style of contemporary Filipino artist Jevijoe Vitug. In his portrait, a glimpse of racialized, sensual excess...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2006
.... While the term may sound unfamiliar to contemporary Americans, “Fili- pino savage,” referring to the “Filipino race,” was common in American popular discourse after 1898, when the United States annexed the strug- gling Republic...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 41–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that the African American soldier Michael Robinson expressed in the spring of 1900 when he described how his Twenty-Fifth Infantry’s assault on a Filipino stronghold “began to resemble a slaughter pen as the dead Filipinos piled up.” He conceded that they were “rather discouraged over the fact that the sacrifice...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... to welcome guests with the frozen smiles of transgender performers dressed in “native” Filipino attire and in the national costumes of foreign cultures. The lights have been switched on in the medium-­sized room near the doors of the main theater. The room, which had once, presumably, served...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 105–113.
Published: 01 December 2014
... (and its opposite number, absence) is not enough.  — José Esteban Muñoz Tropical renditions, an analytic I have been mobilizing to study popular music in Filipino America, moves alongside Giorgio Agamben’s “means without ends” and Muñoz’s utopic mode of critique. Tropical renditions...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., or How Poco Failed related to his understanding of nationalism. On the one hand, he regarded foreign policy as the internationalist stance that socialism inspired. On the other, foreign policy also meant the stance against what he perceived as the historical enemy of Filipino self-­determination...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): np.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., “Cartographic Anxieties: The Politics of Globalization in Filipino America,” which examines twentieth-century Filipino American representations, sites, and communities as a case study for the explora- tion of relationships between American nationalism, imperialism, and transnational...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 121–147.
Published: 01 December 2021
... tactics of anti–martial law protests and rallies. But it also brought fashion and beauty into the protests’ repertoire. Organizers asked Filipino designers to donate gowns for free. Members of WOMB would model a gown transformed into a costume that represented an issue such as violations of human rights...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
...). No bare bones there. Jamming the lines will go only so far. The Filipino guerrillas lost. The US soldiers were better marksmen (they had a lot of experience with guns wherever they came from, a lot from Texas, and many were recent veterans of US wars against Native Americans and Cubans, as well...
FIGURES
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... A Filipino gay man I interviewed also talked about what he perceived to be the disappearance of the groups of men that he labeled as Arabo for “Arab,” for the Middle Eastern and South Asian men who used to hang out in a couple of corners...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): np.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Culture 15.3 (2003), White Love and Other Events in Filipino History (Duke University Press), and Contracting Colonialism: Translation and Christian Conversion in Tagalog Society under Early Spanish Rule (Duke University Press). ...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (1 (118)): 23–43.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of colonized people Social Text 118 • Spring 2014 2 5 on the basis of their perceived docility in the heat of colonial counter­ insurgencies. For example, in an account of the intransigence of Filipinos...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of Massachusetts, Amherst, where she teaches courses on ethnic studies, Asian American literature and film, postcolonial studies, race, and popular culture. She is preparing a manuscript on American imperialism as a visual language and the representation of the Filipino and Filipina savage...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): np.
Published: 01 December 2005
... and Asian American studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of Global Divas: Filipino Gay Men in the Diaspora (Duke University Press, 2003). In addition to essays in journals and antholo...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and unorganized the testimonies may have reinforced the workers’ marginality rather than the existing bases of collective strength that could be the grounds for organizing work. An exception among the testimonies was one submitted by Damayan, a Filipino migrant workers association. Damayan wanted to include...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
... to the Moroccan community. Article 23 of the legislation makes it easier for Iberoamericanos, Portuguese, Filipinos, Andorrans, Ecuato-Guineans, Sephardic Jews and Gibraltarians to work, reside and acquire [Spanish...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 77–103.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., then they do the social labor of creating value twice over: doing the work of care, and caring about it. It is possible, however, to do the work professionally and well through what Manalansan calls “disaffection,” to name the affective stance of a gay, trans Filipino worker in Israel whose work is documented...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 57–68.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Elizabeth Freeman ST84-85-04_Freeman.indd 66 10/19/05 2:35:45 PM 2004); and Martin F. Manalansan IV, Global Divas: Filipino-American Men in the Diaspora (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2003). The classic text...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 157–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
... the storefronts and street corners of Jackson Heights, a predominantly immigrant neighborhood in Queens. As one of Manalansan’s Filipino informants commented about the men, “Suddenly they were just gone, they vanished like smoke.”15 In the context of this erasure...