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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 77–95.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Amber Jamilla Musser This essay reads Frantz Fanon and Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari together based on their critiques of an Oedipal model of kinship. Though they have divergent reasons for rejecting this structure, merging these discourses brings into relief their overlapping interest in non...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 37–53.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Catherine Prendergast; Nancy Abelmann Duke University Press 2006 Alma Mater College, Kinship, and the Pursuit of Diversit y To thy happy children of the future, those of the past send greetings. Catherine  — Engraving on Alma Mater statue at...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... loses her mother even before she can exchange her mother for her father, and where the daughter is exchanged precisely not to extend kinship ties between the biological and adoptive families. Through a reading of Jane Jeong Trenka's 2003 The Language of Blood , a memoir of growing up as a Korean adoptee...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 13–24.
Published: 01 December 2014
... that is unthinkable and incommunicable. The essay theorizes the transplant as an event that reveals the conjunctive relationship between life and death, fostering a practice of sharing out that allows for the appearance of community as such. Tracing the forms of queer community and kinship that appear...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): np.
Published: 01 March 2012
... professor of English, comparative literature, and Asian American studies at the University of Pennsylvania. His most recent book is The Feeling of Kinship: Queer Liberalism and the Racialization of Intimacy (Duke University Press). Currently he is completing “Reparations and the Human,” a study on...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
... alongside global consumer markets, becoming a popular and viable option not only for heterosexual but also—and increasingly—for homosexual couples and singles seeking to (re)consolidate and (re)occupy conventional structures of family and kinship. Through this contemporary emergence of new family...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
... communication technology in the construction of the child subject . Unpublished manuscript. Strong, Pauline Turner. 2002 . To forget their tongue,their name, and their whole relation: Captivity, extra-tribal adoption, and the Indian Child Welfare Act. In Relative values: Reconfiguring kinship studies...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... adopted self: A quest for wholeness . New York: Basic Books. Modell, Judith. 1994 . Kinship with strangers: Adoption and interpretation of kinship in American culture . Berkeley: University of California Press. Ouellette, Françoise-Romaine, and Hélène Belleau. 2001 . Family and social...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... David L. Eng is professor of English, comparative literature, and Asian American studies at the University of Pennsylvania. His most recent book is The Feeling of Kinship: Queer Liberalism and the Racialization of Intimacy (Duke University Press). Currently he is completing “Reparations and...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... 2006 Contents Contents Why Democracy Will Be Hard to Do  Ellen Messer-Davidow 1 Alma Mater: College, Kinship, and the Pursuit of Diversity...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... years. The contributors to this issue, mostly professional anthropologists and adoptive parents, are intimate with the phenomenon and offer a fine-grained account of the complexities too often missing from conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... years. The contributors to this issue, mostly professional anthropologists and adoptive parents, are intimate with the phenomenon and offer a fine-grained account of the complexities too often missing from conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 49–68.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., to jump into the ideological fray. Kinship as Killing: Kindred For the most part, readers and scholars interested in Butler’s ideas about slavery have focused on her first major novel,Kindred (1979), a time-­ travel narrative in...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Review (April 2000). His forth- coming monograph is titled Colonial Blackness: The Cultures of Kinship, 1622  –1778 . Charles L. Briggs is the Alan Dundes Distinguished Professor in the Department of Anthropology of the University of California, Berkeley. His recent books include Stories in...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 101–119.
Published: 01 December 2005
... within both normative diasporic formations and the nation-state, each of which depends on the racialized institutions of kinship and family, a point to which I return later in this essay. The very site in which Rahman’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2003
... the First Generation of Korean Adoptees. 1999 . Conference program, Washington, D.C., 10-12 September . Ginsburg, Faye, and Rayna Rapp. 2001 . Enabling disability: Rewriting kinship, reimagining community. Public Culture 13 : 533 -56. Gupta, Akhil, and James Ferguson. 1992 . Beyond culture...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Claim: Kinship between Life and Death (Columbia University Press). Zillah Eisenstein is a feminist author and professor at Ithaca College. Her most recent books include Hatreds (Routledge), Global Obscenities (New York University Press), and Manmade Breast Cancers (Cornell Uni- versity Press...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 61–63.
Published: 01 March 2018
... also bear ambivalent investments in state bureaucracies and biocapitalist speculation as counterknowledges of recollection, kinship, and relation. Third, we glimpse how black study can be a form of lifelong learning. We approached writing this section with a deep awareness of the importance of citing...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... 27 : 499 -516. Modell, Judith S. 1994 . Kinship with strangers: Adoption and interpretations of kinship in American culture . Berkeley: University of California Press. Rosemberg, Fúlvia. 1993 . O discurso sobre criança de rua na década de 80. Cadernos de pesquisa 87 : 71 -81...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
... social death? The complex configuration of gender, ethnicity, and kinship in colonial Mexico, discernible in the voluminous Inquisition and ecclesiastical records, begs the question. By asking “when” — both an ontological and...