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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 57–83.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Ousmane ( Xala ) and Gaston Kaboré ( Wend Kuuni ). © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Dependency, Appetite, and Iconographies of Hunger in Mambéty’s Hyenas Burlin Barr Anger’s my meat: I sup upon myself And so shall starve with feeding. — Coriolanus 4.2.50–51...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 83–106.
Published: 01 June 2018
... relations of differential racialized value. What manner of nourishment and habitation allows for subsistence and resistance? What forms of anticolonial materialism take shape in struggles against the perpetual hunger, disposability, displacement, and distribution of early death cultivated by the...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
... moves to the testimonies themselves, outlining my method and highlighting prominent themes. It concludes by focusing on the testimonies that spoke to the hunger strike through which the refugees verbally and physically communicated their demands to be released from camp and have their full humanity...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
... generated by the 2010 Georgia prisoners’ strike and the Rodríguez · Inhabiting the Impasse Social Text 124 • September 2015 2 7 2011 Pelican Bay Prison (and California-­state-­prison-­wide) hunger strike. (While the Pelican Bay strike launched...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 53–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
... whiteness coeval terms predicated upon a biopolitical logic that metes out death and propertylessness, hunger and debility as natural outcomes for those against whom whiteness is wielded. 2 The two pamphlets I focus on, titled A Georgia Watermelon and A Georgia Possum , were produced in 1891 and...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 2021
... emerged in tandem with the entrepreneurial science researcher who “no longer worked for universities, but in universities.” 11 On the other hand, Amy Hungerford's retort to Yale graduate students who chose to launch a hunger strike during their union drive perpetuates the ideal of the horizontal...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2014
... subjects her objects of interest to continued contemplation rather than a possessive and consumptive knowing. He writes, “Contemplation does not consume what it contemplates — through contemplation, it renews its hunger and thirst.”13 In this vein, the...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 57–68.
Published: 01 December 2005
... to see that the Freudian hole seems to reappear in Butler’s work on and as the audience. Jordana Rosenberg has recently argued that in Butler’s essay, the audience’s hunger for lesbian presence, the dumb literalist dyke’s...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... mound of ashes, a man’s coat, sleeves torn and muddied. Or did it belong to a woman unhoused, poverty’s use, the horizon of care affixed to true north? Turning from the river you pointed out a figure scratched between twin elks, a face for hunger, a female glyph, wide open on black rock. Our...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... heads of the major newspapers and television networks of the city (and of Brazil) and, most importantly, Betinho (Herbert de Souza), leader of the Citizen Action Initiative against Hunger and director of the Brazilian Institute for Social and Economic Analysis (IBASE), a center for social research...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 109–134.
Published: 01 March 2000
... state conference on hunger and homelessness sponsored by the Montana Hunger Coalition and challenged the official success story: “Since [welfare] reforms were put in place, Montana has seen the fastest-growing rate of...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 63–81.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., the horizon of contemporary politics centers on survival, and popular texts like The Hunger Games are doing their utmost to foreground this fact and spin it in a reactionary individualist direction.11 64 Dawson ∙ The Catastrophic...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (1 (118)): 93–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
...- ing other spheres of city life. In the same year, food waste amounted to a third of Seattle’s commercial waste stream, the proportion having grown steadily over twelve years.13 The cultural economics of waste were not, it seemed, determined by hunger...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... nada pues se muere de hambre.” (It makes unemployed at a big difference because when you are at home, the wife does everything, but here one has to do everything. Here, if you do not do anything, you die the time of their of hunger.) This participant suggested that men...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
... nurseries were introduced as a benevolent measure to keep mother and child together. However, the institutionalization of children provides a new array of challenges. In 2008 and 2013, women in prison nurseries in Buenos Aires staged hunger strikes to protest the penitentiary’s failure to provide enough...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 131–143.
Published: 01 March 2018
... taught us to think. 5 One member could not be present because she was preparing for a mission to Palestine. I myself have taken time away from a campus where, as of this writing, graduate student workers are on hunger strike to protest our university president’s open defiance of the results of a...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 251–274.
Published: 01 December 2005
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Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 147–158.
Published: 01 September 2013
... reference to the death of IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands in “It’s Going to Happen which they performed on Top of the Pops in May 1981 with lead guitarist Damian O’Neill wearing a black armband. An otherwise savvy English teenager caught up in the Undertones...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 177–188.
Published: 01 September 2002
... 200,000 Iraqi citizens, including tens of thou- sands of children, and the subsequent starvation of Muslim populations, predicted by Concern, a hunger relief organization, to reach the number 6 million by year’s end, have on Muslim views of...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 9–20.
Published: 01 September 2002
... peace movements in Ireland, Palestine, and elsewhere, in the Mothers of the Disappeared everywhere, and in the hunger strikes in the Turkish jails.7 Like Fanon, these movements want to refuse the connection between violence and law that is terror. Like King, they want to refuse the distinctions of...