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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 71–101.
Published: 01 March 2011
...James Delbourgo This essay explores the interpenetration of the botanical and the human in Hans Sloane's engagement with cacao as a species and chocolate as a commodity, in relation to his late seventeenth-century voyage to Jamaica, and subsequent claims that he invented milk chocolate. How, it is...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 134–141.
Published: 01 December 2015
... possibilities. The online project Slave Revolt in Jamaica, 1760–1761 , which interprets the spatial history of the greatest slave insurrection in the eighteenth-century British Empire, offers a telling example. The map suggests an argument about the strategies of the rebels and the tactics of counterinsurgency...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 131–133.
Published: 01 December 2015
... : Palgrave Macmillan . Bennett Herman L. 2000 . “The Subject in the Plot: National Boundaries and the ‘History’ of the Black Atlantic.” African Studies Review 43 , no. 4 : 101 – 24 . Brown Vincent . 2013 . Slave Revolt in Jamaica, 1760–1761: A Cartographic Narrative...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 43–63.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Prakash Younger Duke University Press 2005 Historical Experience in The Harder They Come Jamaica in the Cultural World System Prakash...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 142–147.
Published: 01 December 2015
... recovery cartography References Brown Vincent . 2013 . Slave Revolt in Jamaica, 1760–1761: A Cartographic Narrative . revolt.axismaps.com . Burdick Anne Drucker Johanna Lunenfeld Peter Presner Todd Schnapp Jeffrey . 2012 . Digital_Humanities . Cambridge, MA...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
... rebellions and protests—to put down so-called outrages and riots—in the fifty years after emancipation than in the fifty years before. 98 Legislation passed during the late 1850s in Jamaica permitted leasing of convicts to private employers, in a practice reminiscent of apprenticeship. Corporal punishment...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
... and Global Intelligence, 1770–1820 (Science History Publications) and is completing a book about Hans Sloane’s voy- age to Jamaica and its eighteenth-­century aftermaths. Sarah Franklin is professor of social studies of biomedicine and associate director of the BIOS Centre at the London School...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
... difficult to perceive differences between them. Geographic information systems (GIS) address the problem by animating spatial data—hence the Slave Revolt in Jamaica, a “cartographic narra- tive,” as Brown describes it. A decade ago, it took a computer coder to...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . Britain's Black Debt: Reparations for Slavery and Native Genocide . Mona, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press . Best Stephen . 2012 . “On Failing to Make the Past Present.” Modern Language Quarterly 73 : 453 – 74 . Bittker Boris I. 2003 . The Case for Black...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Press . Brown Vincent . 2012 . Slave Revolt in Jamaica, 1760–1761: A Cartographic Narrative . revolt.axismaps.com . Bruyneel Kevin . 2007 . The Third Space of Sovereignty: The Postcolonial Politics of U.S.-Indigenous Relations . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
... the World. Jared Roll also calls attention to less formal moments of transnational exchange, as when police from the Bootheel town Steele arrested four African Americans from St. Louis who were “carrying letters from black internationalists in Jamaica...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 97–113.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Caribbean culture, espe- cially that of Trinidad and Jamaica, her writing has introduced unique themes and archetypes into the generic conventions of science fiction. Brown Girl in the Ring is the story of Ti-Jeanne, a young mother living in near-future Toronto. Faced with life-threatening challenges...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... foundations of modern species differentiation. Delbourgo follows Sir Hans Sloane, the early modern British naturalist, on his travels to the slave plantations of Jamaica, where Sloane classifies cacao as a species, and helps to...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 109–134.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Jamaica. 1997 . My Brother . New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Kureishi, Hanif. 1985 . “Dirty Washing.” Time Out , 14-20 November. Latin Style. 2000 . “Tais Araujo.” Latin Style 6 (April), 2 -3. Malatesta, Parisina, and James P. Kiernan. 1999 .“The Glitter of Brazil's Baroque Boom...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 67–107.
Published: 01 June 2019
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 111–122.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of his own breakaway record label and recording studio, by the mid-­1970s Lee “Scratch” Perry derived his enor- mous prestige in Jamaica and in subcultural London as much from his entrepreneurial and creative independence as from his centrality to the...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 147–158.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Public Image Limited’s evocation of an urban subject being driven out into the countryside and murdered while “the cassette played poptones” (Kingston, Jamaica, and South London, 1979); to raucous calls for “a riot of our own” by the Clash (Notting Hill riots, 1977); to dub-­influenced...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 149–159.
Published: 01 December 2014
... found in Miami. Within this context, nobody came out as gay — not the handsome brigade leader with whom I fell in love at age nineteen, and who lived with another man in Jamaica Plain, Boston. Nobody made a gay comment in the...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 1–12.
Published: 01 March 2010
.../AR2009080401576.html (accessed 22 August 2009). 10. Louise Meintjes, Sound of Africa! Making Music Zulu in a South African Studio (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2003), and Norman C. Stolzoff, Wake the Town and Tell the People: Dancehall Culture in Jamaica (Durham, NC: Duke University...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of the slave trade, Chinese labor was first introduced into the West Indies in the short-lived “Trinidad experiment.”19 By 1838, Britain had turned to India, transporting a million South Asians to British Mauritius, Guiana, Trinidad, Jamaica...