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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
...A. Naomi Paik This essay is a cultural analysis of the legal testimony given in Haitian Centers Council v. Sale (HCC III), a federal lawsuit brought against the U.S. state on behalf of nearly 300 HIV-positive Haitian refugees imprisoned in a United States–operated refugee camp at Guantánamo Bay...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Because of the structure of the industry, they thought that a legislative strategy might be a way to mobilize workers and win lasting changes. Over six years DWU enlisted a multiethnic coalition of organizations in the city to work on a Bill of Rights campaign, including CAAAV, Andolan, Haitian Women for...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 3–28.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of either chronological or geographical logics, such historical figures as the Cuban national hero José Martí, the Cuban-exile salsera queen Celia Cruz, the Haitian American hip-hop impresario Wyclef Jean, and some notable literary writers, such as...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
... to grasp. In 1991, follow- ing the coup against Aristide, three hundred Haitian refugees found to be HIV-­positive were interned by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service at the American base in Guantánamo where, in Paik’s terms, they...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 73–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... “undocumented” laborers. When residents of the Dominican Republic wore T-shirts emblazoned with the image of a Dominican passport after 2015, they sent a disturbing nationalist message to the Haitian migrant laborers targeted for deportation — and even to the similarly targeted Dominicans of Haitian descent who...
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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
... in the tes- timonies of HIV-­positive Haitians who sought refuge in the early 1990s. Refugees are the quintessential dislocated subjects. The people Paik intro- duces stand at the receiving end of a range of injustices: hailing from an...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... previously been performed by family members on smaller farms was increasingly left to hired workers on larger farms. Over time, different ethnic groups have been employed in farm work, including African Americans, Jamaicans, Haitians, Puerto...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
... that in the Haitian revolution, one of the most bloody in history, the former slaves were “surprisingly moderate, then and afterwards, far more humane than their masters had been or would ever be to them. . . . The cruelties of property and privilege are...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
...: Ghanaians who are native to Accra; those who have moved from other places in the country; Nigerians or Liberians who now live in Accra; Black South Africans visiting Ghana for the first time; Haitian and Haitian Americans who have moved...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 113–139.
Published: 01 December 2004
... bay, they can have the predictable pluses and minuses depending on the investigators’, but the inhabitants are not there. “Records” (fi g. 6) is a storefront on 116th Street that has been fi lled with concrete. The current inhabitants of the tenement above are rela- tive newcomers, Haitians...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 115–125.
Published: 01 June 2010
... “colonial situation.”22 Somewhat surprisingly, Senghor went even further than his old friend, pronouncing during the exchange that “we are in exactly the same position — you Americans (and I would even say, you Haitians) — because, after all, you are under the yoke of an international capitalism. We...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 107–128.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
... world in the aftermath of the Haitian Revolution, when Brazil, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the US South saw their slave-based economies boom in an Atlantic world fueled by the ravenous appetites of British industrialization. The illegal trade spawned new global trafficking networks that defied imperial...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 97–113.
Published: 01 June 2002
... game (from which she borrows the novel’s title) with more familiar science fiction conventions such as biotechnology and a postindustrial dystopic urban setting. Midnight Robber is similarly syncretic, infusing allusions to Haitian culture and references to Yoruba spirituality, Jamaican...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
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Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., Asian Americans are gaining in some West Coast and Midwest locations, and black Americans are diversified by such immigrant groups as Ethiopians in the Twin Cities and Haitians in Florida. Although conservatives have...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., Florida — looking for the Promised Land — dressed in rhythmic words, painted in bright pictures, dancing to jazz — and ending up in the subway morning rush time — headed downtown. West Indian Harlem — warm rambunctious sassy remembering Marcus Garvey. Haitian Harlem...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 27–50.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Marx is but a prelude for a unified working-class struggle toward the eight-hour day. It is difficult to imagine Marx having any insight into ongoing social dynamics and movements that proceed directly from slavery. C. L. R. James observed of the Haitian slaves that “they were closer to a modern...