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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
... in which the refugees testify to their experiences of rightlessness — ­of persecution and escaping Haiti and of their lives inside the Guantánamo camp. Recognizing the status and stakes of this testimonial record as a form of...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 3–28.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Evans Braziel, “Haiti, Guantánamo, and the ‘One Indispensable Nation’ ” This essay makes a strategically provisional attempt to trace some vari- ously relevant genealogies and itineraries of a song and a site whose vari- ous constructions, deconstructions, and deployments, both discursive...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2015
... : University of North Carolina Press . Ferrer Ada . 2008 . “Talk about Haiti: The Archive and the Atlantic's Haitian Revolution.” In Tree of Liberty: Cultural Legacies of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World , edited by Garraway Doris L. , 21 – 40 . Charlottesville : University of...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., translation, and sovereignty, falls from view, sharply limiting the futures we can imagine. The recent dev- astations in Haiti hammer this point home once again, as pathos over the “natural” disaster of the earthquake is paired with defamatory blaming of...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Philippines: “It was like she was talking about Haiti, everything she talked about. And everybody got it, and we’re sitting here translating, but everybody got it.” 21 DWU provided its globalization trainings for groups like HWHR, which also helped draw Haitian domestic workers into the Bill of Rights...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 71–92.
Published: 01 March 2015
... infamously in coverage of Hurricane Katrina and the 2010 earthquake in Haiti). This narrative device submerges public attention to infrastruc- tural weakness. More useful would be a straightforward discussion of the alternatives that supermarkets and pharmacies...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 15–23.
Published: 01 March 2018
... World and racialized poor become the shock troops of environmental disaster, as racialized death becomes an integral part of the story: the 2010 and 2008 earthquakes in Haiti and Sichuan, China, as well as Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the Indian Ocean tsunami a year earlier. These human-nature...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... to global intervention going back to Nicaragua and Haiti in the 1920s. But the developing world—the main arena of neo-imperial discourse accumulation about “failed nations” and postmodern “white men’s burdens”—is increas- ingly a universe of urban slums and shantytowns. Mao’s...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
... as diverse as Africans from black Africa, North Americans, Antilleans, and Madagascans. To me the answer seems obvious: the common denominator is the colonial situation. It is a fact that most black countries live under a colonial regime. Even an independent country such as Haiti is...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 115–125.
Published: 01 June 2010
... various cultures of countries in Africa and — at that civilization’s “margins” — the cultures of the diaspora (“in Brazil or in the Caribbean, as much in Haiti as in the French Antilles, or even in the United States This anthropological...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
... different nations, but also from distinct regions and localities, including St. Louis, California, Virginia, Florida, Jamaica, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Haiti. Thus, the Harlem that Hughes evokes is a trans- local space. The “magnet Harlem” was a site of multiple and continuous migrations, of...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., Haiti, and Liberia.”55 To this list we should add James himself, whose own itinerary (from Mexico to New York to Missouri) bizarrely traces the route of Snow’s revolutionary script. I am interested in how James’s narration of the Missourian...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 31–56.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Fraginal’s 1964 Marxist history of Cuban slavery, The Sugar Mill, and Susan Buck-Morss’s 2000 Critical Inquiry article, “Hegel and Haiti”) in support of his claim that “the very structure of the plantation system and its aftermath manifests the emblematic and paradoxical figure of the state of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 63–66.
Published: 01 September 2009
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 67–70.
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 71–73.
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 74–77.
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 78–84.
Published: 01 September 2009