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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Hughes and Mario Bauzá, and the reception by their audiences produced new hierarchal and relational understandings of Afro-diasporic cultures in both countries. Cubans celebrated Hughes as a representative of the most advanced sector of the global “colored race.” At the same time, Hughes played a...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 91–117.
Published: 01 September 2010
... modeled by Tucsonense Mexican women. Analyzing the testimonio of one Tucson- ense Mexican woman in particular, Atanacia Santa Cruz de Hughes, I examine how this woman had access to state power at a time in history contemporary readers...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
... experienced commonalities. Looking at the exchanges between Nicolás Guillén and Langston Hughes, the reception of Hughes’s work in Havana, the travels of Afro-Cuban musicians in Harlem, and the Mexican caricaturist Miguel Cobarrubias’s Harlem and Cuba paintings, Negro Drawings, Guridy...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... symptomatic expression is the referent of history. Indeed, anthrax is the oldest identified pestilence known to med- ical science. Moses may well have been the first to use the disease as a bioweapon. Hugh Pennington quotes the book of Exodus to...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 167–177.
Published: 01 December 2014
... longer. How I wish it were otherwise. This last, if I may: a poem I first heard with José and Brian in Henry Louis Gates’s class where he screened Julien’s Looking for Langston.2 As I recall it, Langston Hughes’s resonant lines were voiced over a...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 171–191.
Published: 01 December 2005
... characteristics— onto which mobility and shame and fantasies about the primitive—continue to shape dominant Anglo-American gay male culture. repressed desires The tourism scholar Howard Hughes’s observation that “tourism and...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... . Jornal da ciência (São Paulo) . 20 November. Scheper-Hughes, Nancy. 1992 . Death without weeping: The violence of everyday life in Brazil . Berkeley:University of California Press. Sophocles. 1984 . “Oedipus the king”. In The three Theban plays . New York: Penguin. Taussig, Michael. 1986...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the Republican side, that some — especially those who were mistaken for Moroccans and shot at by fellow Republican troops — contemplated quitting and returning to the United States. Langston Hughes was particularly intrigued by the racial dynamics of Spain’s...
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Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 1–31.
Published: 01 December 2017
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... order that reproduces sickness and death at its very base,” and to listen to, collect, and inscribe the histories of lives “whom the state hardly thinks worth counting at all” (Scheper-Hughes 1992, 30). Zé once told me: “If the hospitals kept these...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
... skilled marks- men, and, ultimately, taxidermied. These representations can be seen in major cultural works of the early twentieth century, such as Tarzan of the Apes and Tarzan the Ape Man (novel, 1912, and film, 1932), Hugh Loft- ing’s Dr. Doolittle series (1920 – 52), and King Kong (1933), as well...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 125–146.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., you won’t find much of the classic work of authors like James Baldwin and Langston Hughes.” Now, given the fact that the late Baldwin and Hughes are not likely to be producing “the latest in black and Hispanic literature,” no visitors...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 15–36.
Published: 01 March 2005
... virtual world of the contract and its material enact- ment as work in colonial plantations. Echoing Morton Klass’s view that “the conditions of East Indian indentured labor derived from those of the previous Negro slavery,”13 Hugh...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., and survival in a shantytown in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil. In Small wars: The cultural politics of childhood , edited by Nancy Scheper-Hughes and C. Sargent. Berkeley: University of California Press. Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 79–99.
Published: 01 September 2002
... security adviser, Vic- toria Clarke as the hard-line Pentagon spokeswoman, worldwide advertis- ing agent Charlotte Beers, chosen to overhaul the government’s image abroad, and key Bush aide Karen Hughes as the coordinator of wartime public relations. Hughes has resigned her post claiming that her...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
...,” American Ethnologist 36 (2009): 380–403; and Hugh Raffles, Insectopedia (New York: Pantheon, 2010). See also Lance Van Sittert and Sandra Swart, eds., Canis Africanis: A Dog History of South Africa (Leiden, NL: Brill, 2007); Nancy Jacobs, “The Intimate Politics of Ornithology in Colonial Africa...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 9–18.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Anne Seijas have housed us at great inconvenience to themselves. Over the years, Deborah Schwartz, Reiko Hillyer, Jennifer Hughes, Adam Sanchez, Bethany Moreton, and Kristina Boylan, our valiente “Coordinadora de...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Hughes: Before and beyond Harlem, rev. ed. (New York: Citadel Press, 1992); and Wayne Cooper, Claude McKay, Rebel Sojourner in the Harlem Renaissance: A Biography (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univeristy Press, 1987). Two notable recent additions to this list...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 111–122.
Published: 01 September 2013
...,” still retaining traction; see Lawrence Grossberg, We Gotta Get Out of This Place: Popular Conservatism and Postmodern Culture (New York: Routledge, 1992), 224. See also Hugh Barker and Yuval Taylor, Faking It: The Quest for Authenticity in Popular Music (New York: Norton, 2007). 15. Michael...