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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 91–111.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Rob Appleford This article considers the problem of ironic subjectivity and materiality in the work of Cherokee artist Jimmie Durham. Durham's self-consciously rough sculptures were instrumental in promoting irony as a viable strategy for both the creation and interpretation of Native American art...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
... mobile working-­class boy turned Massachusetts State police detective; Jimmy Markum (Sean Penn), streetwise kid incarcerated at nineteen and then reformed as a neighborhood store owner; and Dave Boyle (Tim Robbins), the quiet local son kidnapped by “pedophiles” and returned “damaged goods...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (2 (67)): 43–73.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of writing over the years, was writing an autobiography a different process? Grace Lee Boggs: Unlike Jimmy [Boggs’s late husband and activist com- panion], I never thought of myself as a writer. Jimmy’s pen would fly from the left side of the page...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 101–121.
Published: 01 September 2008
... is a powerful public issue, the charge of this sort of transgression is high. All these forces came to the fore in the public debates Deedat staged with a series of Christian missionaries,31 the most famous of which was with the American evangelist Jimmy Swaggart and took place in the 1980s...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 43–63.
Published: 01 March 2005
... culture (the Anansi trickster fi gure, the man-of-words, the man-with-no-name of the spaghetti western) and through the fact that Ivan is played by real-life reggae star Jimmy Cliff (who thus plays out an alternative version of his own history), one can also recognize this quality in other...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 21–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... you like Baby and them did me” — meaning that he is going to get Lil’ Twist raped too.51 In a subsequent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on March 3, 2009, Kimmel asks Lil’ Wayne if it is true that he lost his virginity at age eleven. Clearly taken aback by the question, Wayne first attempts...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 51–84.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Amiri Baraka. Baraka would pay the ultimate tribute to Baldwin in his eulogy, writing in the New York Times that “Jimmy’s voice, as much as Dr. King’s or Malcolm X’s, helped shepherd and guide us toward black liberation. Let us hold him in our hearts and minds. Let us make him part of our invincible...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 125–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... an unusually bold reporter asked President Jimmy Carter if the CIA’s restoration of the shah to power in 1953 might have something to do with arousing Iranian anti-American sentiment that expressed itself in the hostage crisis. Carter replied that this was “ancient history” and that it was not “appropriate...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 87–104.
Published: 01 December 2014
...-­ production as an artist,” see Jennifer Doyle’s “Tricks of the Trade: Pop Art / Pop Sex,” in Doyle, Flatley, and Muñoz, Pop Out, 191 – 209. 26. On Wilhelmina Ross, and her career as a performer, see Jimmy Camicia, My Dear Sweet Self: A Hot Peach...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Terrorism, 2d ed. (London: Pluto, 2000); Rubin, Fragmentation of Afghanistan, 197. 21. “How Jimmy Carter and I Started the Mujahideen: Interview with Zbig- niew Brzezinski,” Le nouvel observateur, 15–21 January 1998, 76...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of Resistance: Israel’s Apartheid Wall Figure 4. Jimmy Hemphill, Leila Khaled. Courtesy of the photographer construct the Palestinians as terrorists in order to legitimate their archi- tectural ambitions. This is a recreation of a photograph of the Palestin- ian political activist Leila Khaled, who became...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 79–99.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Jimmy Carter played an important role in the destabilization of the very government that brought significant gains to Afghan women: literacy, medical services, prohibition of the bride price, and so forth. This secular government...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 55–76.
Published: 01 June 2009
... on that pair of Jimmy Choos.” And at the end of the film Andrea decides to abandon fashion and embark on a journey of self-realization. But the thrust of the film is clearly Andrea’s coming of age through her life in fashion, and the film’s narrative structure...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2013
... melancholic relation to the world always put the emphasis on relation, not phenomenon. And so in the mid-­1990s, as bands like Jimmy Eat World, Mineral, Sunny Day Real Estate, and the Promise Ring began to develop an increasingly distinct set...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (4 (65)): 83–107.
Published: 01 December 2000
..., Alexander Fleming), media figures (Lord Reith, Bill Forsyth, Sean Connery), political radicals (James Maxton, Jimmy Reid, Mary Phillips, Flora “Bluebell” Drummond). And, alongside the ever-inventive kitsch of Caledonia, heralding what McCrone terms “Scotland the Brand...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., an echo of Jimmie Walker’s signature character JJ, the ghetto-fabulous dandiacal lothario with a heart of gold from the sitcom Good Times.20 The surname is an effete flourish accentuating a link between cosmopolitan...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 13–34.
Published: 01 September 2013
... system, and economic model from the founding DIY example of punk). From Zeigen- bock Kopf and the Gay Straights on the underground, to Jimmy Kimmel’s mock-­queer anthem “I’m Fucking Ben Affleck” on network television, to Dennis Dugan’s...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 109–131.
Published: 01 June 2005
... vindication. Lefts, more In the United States, only a few years after the Vietnam War ended, President Jimmy Carter amnestied the conscientious objectors who had evenhandedly. shortly before been stigmatized as “draft dodgers.” President Bill Clin...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
... • Fall 2010 4 5 “boat people.” Patients in the United States began exhibiting symptoms of AIDS in 1978, the same year that President Jimmy Carter initiated the Haitian Program, and the CDC first reported links between the new...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (4 (77)): 69–97.
Published: 01 December 2003
... stilettos from the red-hot designer Jimmy Choo ($650 a pair); an 18- karat gold Tiffany necklace and matching bracelet, both decked out in dia- monds ($33,500 and $27,000, respectively); a bottle of Burgundy at Alain Ducasse’s new restaurant at the Essex House on Central Park South ($800); a pound...