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Social Text (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 (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...
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Social Text (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 (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 (2012) 30 (1 (110)): np.
Published: 01 March 2012
... (Harvard University Press). 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...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
... adoption has proliferated 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...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
... and 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...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Jean. 1994 . Journey of the 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...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the People’s Republic of China. 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...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical relation to norms of national patrimony and reflect both a commitment and a politics that has not been without controversy. In a subsequent issue of Social Text, we will publish additional essays in this area that...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... 2006 <TOC Social Text 86 Spring 2006> Contents Contents Why Democracy Will Be Hard to Do  Ellen Messer-Davidow 1 Alma Mater: College, Kinship, and the Pursuit of...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical relation to norms of national patrimony and reflect both a commitment and a politics that has not been without controversy. In a subsequent issue of Social Text, we will publish additional essays in this area that...
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Social Text (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 (2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Boundaries and the ‘History’ of the Black Atlantic,” African Studies 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...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 101–119.
Published: 01 December 2005
... marks a certain liminality 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...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 25–46.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and movement. The latter of these requires me to question the foundational distinction that defines the field of visual culture more broadly: the idea of still versus moving images. At the same time, it challenges us to expand the concepts “labor” and “kinship” as they relate to the affects engendered...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Gathering of 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...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 105–123.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... Within the constraints of both fields, where it is either presumed that the Indigenous is always already queer to the normative settler or that the colonizing queer cannot and should not encapsulate Indigenous identities, genders, kinship structures, and sexualities that were only ever normative within...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... several books and numerous articles on philosophy and feminist and queer theory. Her most recent book is Antigone’s 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...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 61–63.
Published: 01 March 2018
... 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 black...