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Social Text (2000) 18 (4 (65)): 25–53.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Paul A. Silverstein ST 65.02 Silverstein 11/8/00 2:24 PM Page 25 Sporting Faith ISLAM, SOCCER, AND THE FRENCH NATION-STATE On 18 September 1989, a week...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
... a close analysis of French President Nicolas Sarkozy's February 2008 proposed educational initiative to teach the meaning of the Holocaust to every French fifth grader. Sarkozy calls upon the specter of dead Jewish child-victims in order to produce a supposedly universal social body in the present...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 115–125.
Published: 01 June 2010
... in Paris in September, and his open letter to Maurice Thorez in October, in which he resigned from the French Communist Party. The editorial note places the two pieces in the context of the political currents of French colonialism at the time (on the eve of the Algerian revolution) and of Césaire's own...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 51–69.
Published: 01 March 2012
... argue that Althusser's Maoism and his structuralism were both answers to the specific theoretical and political impasses confronting French Marxism in the 1960s. In a second part, I analyze how Althusser's Maoist students applied some of these ideas to their political activities. Finally, I turn...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (2 (143)): 49–71.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Kadji Amin; Kyla Schuller; Jules Gill-Peterson During the 1920s, French surgeon Serge Voronoff became an international sensation for his technique of grafting chimpanzee testicular matter into human testicles. Félicien Champsaur’s 1929 popular speculative fiction novel, Nora, la guenon devenue...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Aimé Césaire Aimé Césaire's Lettre à Maurice Thorez , which appears here in a new translation by Chike Jeffers, is the Martinican poet, playwright, theorist, and politician's letter of resignation from the French Communist Party (PCF). He first explains his resignation by making reference...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 94–101.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Michael Ralph How does using the French term for jet lag, décalage , to theorize the gap in time and space that structures diasporic articulation encourage us to think of the period between the dawn of formal decolonization and the present as not merely a structure but an atmosphere...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (2 (127)): 143–160.
Published: 01 June 2016
...” in the New Left Review , Jameson looks back at the essay and considers the current state of capitalism, theory, art, and culture in relation to the concepts he adopted in 1984. Jameson is Knut Schmidt-Nielsen Professor of Comparative Literature, professor of romance studies (French), and director...
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Published: 01 December 2021
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Social Text (2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... with a colonial battle that took place not in Algeria, but in the metropole. This historical 28 Harrison ∙ Staging Palestine in France-­Algeria detour via France-­Algeria is necessary to flesh out the figure of Palestine in French and Algerian imaginaries, and, I will argue...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
... been expressed by some of our adversaries, and even by some of our friends. Social Text 103 • Vol. 28, No. 2 • Summer 2010 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2009-071  © 2010 Duke University Press; French original © 1956 Présence Africaine 12 7...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 31–50.
Published: 01 December 2008
... In the 2005 French action film District B13, in which Luc Besson offers up a merely vehicular script through which to showcase the spectacular acrobatics of Paris’s (more accurately, the banlieues [suburbs] of Paris’s) newest offering to choreographed martial-artistry, parkour, a cop...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
... is written in standard French rather than Creole, Chamoiseau’s novel embodies its creolized status in multiple ways. For instance, Chamoiseau copes with the ethical dilemma of representing the subaltern by including an authorial persona...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2012
...- ­in Postsocialism the Post-­ in Posthumanism? and politics. If postcolonial studies had in the past unabashedly privi- leged Western European colonialisms (especially British and French), the post – Cold War present demands the study of the Soviet Empire as well as other non-­European empires and colonialisms...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 149–175.
Published: 01 September 2002
... he penned his own response in the form of the “Report on the National war and the and Colonial Questions at the Fifth Congress of the Communist Interna- means of tional,” and the later French Colonization on Trial. The bold accusation against...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): np.
Published: 01 March 2005
... on crossover represen- tations of African American women. Sylvère Lotringer is a professor of French literature and philosophy at Columbia University and the editor of Semiotext(e). He is generally credited for introducing French theory in America. He recently edited Hatred of Capitalism: A Semiotext(e...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (1 (78)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2004
... allegory” in Xala, to consult the French original. Although Clive Wake’s English translation is competent, the French is slightly but significantly different; this passage concludes (in my deliberately literal translation...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 11–36.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... France calls this “comunitarism” and says that it promotes ghettos, exclusion, poverty, race riots, and religious extremism that can ultimately lead to actions such as the London bombings. French Equal Opportunities Minister Azouz Begag has urged the government to overturn...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 9–20.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Stefano Harney Duke University Press 2002 Fragment on Kropotkin and Giuliani Kropotkin’s history of the French Revolution has a revealing chapter on Stefano Harney anarchists.1 Kropotkin notes that they were greatly feared by both...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): np.
Published: 01 June 2010
... and is completing a book on the films of Djibril Diop Mambéty, as well as a project on Chris Marker. He is coeditor of a special issue of the Journal of French Philosophy (forthcoming) on Godard and philosophy. His research interests involve experimental cinema and global cinemas. Aimé Césaire (1913...