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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 9–33.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Gebhardt. New York: Continuum. Appadurai, Arjun. 1996 . Modernity at large:Cultural dimensions of globalization . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Applegate, Celia. 1990 . A nation of provincials: The German idea of Heimat . Berkeley: University of California Press. Berdahl, Daphne...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 83–114.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Tina M. Campt When and where do we “see” the emergence of a black German subject? Where do we encounter a visual instantiation of a black subject who is internal to German society and partakes of a relationship to this society that is neither transplanted, transitional, nor transitory, but instead...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 145–158.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Theodor W. Adorno This lecture examines American and European understandings of the concept of culture and highlights the need for developing critical thought instead of yielding to the strength of the status quo in either setting. At the heart of the contrast between American and German culture...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 139–143.
Published: 01 June 2009
... rejects the opposition between the allegedly profound German Kultur and the “mere civilization” of the United States. The introduction concludes by highlighting the main challenges of translating “ Kultur and Culture”: the author's complex sentences and the characteristics of a spontaneous, freely held...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 159–164.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Theodor W. Adorno This article explores the notion of contribution and the role of emigrant intellectuals in relation to their new cultural context. Using the example of German exiles in the United States, Adorno suggests that if emigrants find the demands for intellectual independence in discord...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): np.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Pérez and Frank Guridy, “Beyond the Barrio: Everyday Life in Latino America.” Tina M. Campt is associate professor of women’s studies and history at Duke University. Her publications include Other Germans: Black Germans and the Politics of Race, Gender, and Memory in the Third Reich...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): np.
Published: 01 June 2009
... lectures on the experience and meaning of emigration, and on the differences between U.S. and German culture, are translated into English for the first time in this issue of Social Text. Dohra Ahmad is assistant professor of English at St. John’s University, where she teaches courses...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): np.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Markets, Mediating Labors, and the Branding of East German Culture at Super Illu Dominic Boyer 9 The Senses of Water in an Omani Town Mandana E. Limbert 35 Philoctetes Revisited: White Public Space and the Political Geography of Public Safety...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Chubanshe). English versions of some of her articles are published in the collection Cinema and Desire: Feminist Marxism and Cultural Politics in Dai Jinhua’s Works (Verso). Her books and articles have also been trans- lated into French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. Gloria Davies...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 135–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., New German Critique, and Telos, for example), the commitment to making significant texts in foreign languages available to English-language readers has been central to our editorial col- lective’s understanding of the journal’s mission. Over the past thirty years, Social Text has published...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... might mark it from the famous Manifesto of the Communist Party of 1848, written by Pottier’s German contempo- raries Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, with its final lines: “Proletarier aller Länder, vereinigt euch!” (“Proletarians of all countries, unite Social Text 92, Vol. 25, No. 3...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Hebrew, German, and Turkish. Her book Taboo Memories is forthcoming from Duke University Press. Ban Wang is an associate professor of East Asian Studies and Compar- ative Literature at Rutgers University. He is the author of The Sublime Fig- ure of History: Aesthetics...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 85–103.
Published: 01 March 2007
... that would grow larger in Du Bois’s memory and historical imagination. “The faculty is of the opinion that in the case of foreigners, whose education is significantly different from that usually to be found at German schools, a...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2001
... identity in the former German Democratic Republic (GDR) has been reconfigured in print capitalism as brand identity in the context of post–Cold War German reunification. He examines what is widely regarded as the most successful...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... subsistence base: thus the Seventh Cavalry exterminating Plains bison, German troops decimating the herds of the Herero, French marines destroying the rice stores of Tonkin, and so on. But the work of imperial armies was usually...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., images used to denote the “sight of immediate reality” for mass consumption draw from residual aesthet- ics no longer central to current modes of production. In the original 1936 German essay, Benjamin used the phrase blaue blume, or blue flower...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Cooper in High Noon, paradoxically stands as his own sovereign authority even as he claims to represent the law. Less familiar to the Western genre, however, is the character of Dr. King Schultz (Chris- toph Waltz). A German immigrant and expert bounty...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
...—Europeanness—is once again an elusive master signifier, perennially plagued with ambiguities and uncertainties even as its salience seems ever more pronounced. 3 Today all of Europe is newly obsessed with its identity. In this regard, the long-standing German obsession with self-interrogation in the...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 57–84.
Published: 01 September 2007
... German parents and migrated to Cuba in 1962. Originally critical of the revolution, Casal became a crucial force in the reconciliation of Cubans on the island and abroad. In addition to the publication of Areíto, Casal participated in several other important initiatives that included gatherings...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 107–110.
Published: 01 June 2008
... return to Rome was awarded a triumph for his victories in Palestine. 2. Babylonian Talmud, Tractate Gittin, www.come-and-hear.com/gittin/ gittin_56.html. 3. See Walter Benjamin, The Origin of German Tragic Drama...