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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Dylan Rodríguez This article examines the concept of genocide as an incomplete accounting of gendered racial and racial-colonial violence. The mid-twentieth-century enunciation of the genocide concept, in and beyond the 1948 UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide...
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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 21–55.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Ramzi Fawaz This article explores how the speculative worlds of contemporary US superhero comics have addressed the problem of difference and human diversity through stories about the catastrophic threat of genocide. It focuses on a classic DC Comics storyline—the Legion of Super-Heroes’ Legion...
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Published: 01 December 2018
Figure 7 Chameleon valiantly fights to stop the Progenitor’s genocidal plans. Legion Lost , no. 12 (April 2001). Written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, art by Olivier Coipel and Andy Lanning Figure 7. Chameleon valiantly fights to stop the Progenitor’s genocidal plans. Legion Lost, no. 12 More
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 29–55.
Published: 01 June 2015
... revitalization of biological racial difference. Focusing on the ways in which the race-genocide scenario of Walter Mosley’s Futureland (2001) reprises the best-known novel dealing with early twentieth-century racial science, George Schuyler’s Black No More (1931), the article investigates the claim that the “new...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 41–61.
Published: 01 June 2018
... US settler modernity been constituted by this usurious necropolitics of the promise, even as it continually confers upon itself the temporal exception of debt imperialism? This analysis reveals that what is at stake in US settler modernity is not only the elision of conquest and genocide as the...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
... quite literally backgrounds the reciprocities of nineteenth-century contexts of violence: the Civil War specifically, and genocide and enslavement more generally. The article reveals a correspondence between the Confederacy, white militias, and the so-called peace-making efforts on the Great Plains...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 65–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... dictatorships sponsored and supported by the United States at the height of its liberalism. Brutal US-led counterinsurgency military and paramilitary campaigns conducted in the name of regional security during the Cold War were clearly extensions of the genocidal, tortuous, and mutilating wars that served as...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... . 1997 . “Exterminate All the Brutes”: One Man's Odyssey into the Heart of Darkness and the Origins of European Genocide , translated by Tate Joan . New York : New Press . Mannoni Octave . 1991 . Prospero and Caliban: The Psychology of Colonization . Ann Arbor : University of...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... refused to express public apologies or to purge the army, nor was the charge of genocide acknowledged. In Peru, after the flight of President Alberto Fujimori to Tokyo in 2000, the interim president, Valentín Paniagua...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2006
... conquistador viewed the naked savages as subjects of Empire, as “marvelous posses- sions” who were ordered to submit themselves to a Christian God and to a European sovereign;5 failure to do so provoked contempt and genocidal...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2015
... violence of the antislavery forces with the frontier violence that had long ago been mythologized as a defense of person and property rather than a conquest. In his writing on settlement and genocide, Patrick Wolfe has noted the...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
... sexual life and reproduction. Anidjar pushes us to see how the figure of the survivor also involves fantasies of, and imperatives for, reproduction as a response to the interruption of generation that genocide constitutes. In the end...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
... resolve the question of Palestine through a plan of partition. Postwar Europe sought to compensate for its deplorable record of genocidal prac- tices toward Jewish communities of Europe by adopting a characteristi- cally colonial solution...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 123–141.
Published: 01 June 2018
... into the very structures of colonialism and genocide that settlers have relied upon for their own profit and sustainability. We live in a moment completely saturated with neoliberalism’s intimate enthrallment with capital, a moment that, as Wendy Brown has observed in her 2015 book, Undoing the...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 91–117.
Published: 01 September 2010
... responsible for what many have called an act of genocide. When Santa Cruz de Hughes did discuss the massa- cre, she represented the event as a moment of pride and civic duty.14 This is a common theme in the press coverage and in participants’ expressed memories of both the massacre and the events that...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... through the practices of white supremacy, it traces back to the anti-Semitic and Islamophobic truth procedures of the early modern Inquisition, which, as both Liisa H. Malkki and Arjun Appadurai have shown, also apply to such recent forms of racecraft as the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi. 19 The...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 133–150.
Published: 01 September 2004
... continue with the legacy of political graphic art. or “genocide,” It is possible, for example, to emphasize the affective charge of the pink triangle against conventional interpretations of its meaning. From wrought by AIDS...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
... foundational or original violence against Indigenous populations but does so in order to narrate the process of genocide complete and the Native as extinct, lost in the mists of time. Ironically, the very act of claiming that racial and settler colonial dispossession and violence are entirely of the past is...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 27–50.
Published: 01 September 2016
... expansion, colonialism, racial slavery, and genocide: The discovery of gold and silver in America, the extirpation, enslavement and entombment in mines of the indigenous population of that continent, the beginnings of the conquest and plunder of India, and the conversion of Africa into a preserve for the...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 73–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... .” Historias de la vida y la muerte. Crónicas desde la resistencia (blog) , 17 January . arteypoliticateresamargolles.blogspot.com/2013/01/de-que-otra-cosa-podriamos-hablar.html . Nelson Diane M. 2015 . Who Counts? The Mathematics of Death and Life after Genocide . Repr. ed. Durham, NC...