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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 119–150.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Adrián Pérez Melgosa This essay researches the complex role that films portraying Anglo-Latin romances have played in the construction, dissemination, and reconstruction of Latin Americanism—the set of discourses representing and theorizing Latin America from local, U.S., and European...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 85–108.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Daniel Balderston; José Quiroga Duke University Press 2003 A Beautiful, Sinister Fairyland GAY SUNSHINE PRESS DOES LATIN AMERICA Fairyland Daniel...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 43–51.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Ana María Dopico As Social Text published its first essays on Latin America, the Americas were living the disastrous consequences of a hemispheric cold war in the forms of dictatorships, military rule, and brutal state violence; confronting popular and institutionalized revolutions; and suffering...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 188–193.
Published: 01 September 2009
... postcolonial theory is still a productive approach, this entry questions the applicability of the postcolonial paradigm to study sixteenth-century Latin America, nineteenth-century Africa, or the twentieth-century Caribbean. The Caribbean and Latin America are used as a disciplinary counterpoint, to trace the...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 107–124.
Published: 01 March 2010
... opera set to music” by the vocalist Judy Torres, there is general agreement that freestyle is constituted by a nebulous Latin feel that is spoken about but not necessarily accounted for. This essay enters the scene of freestyle with the assumption that it is both tinge and fringe—and by that I mean both...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 223–229.
Published: 01 September 2009
... revolutionary experiences, especially those in Latin America. The reality of these processess permanently debunked the developmentalism of Euro-American Marxist theory that privileged a model of revolutionary agency stubbornly identified with urban, industrial labor. The cultural and sexual policies of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 242–245.
Published: 01 September 2009
... whether institutional mediations, like states and trade unions, have exhausted their potential to serve as agents of social change. In answering this question, the essay points to contemporary movement activity and recent developments in Latin American politics in which states have played a major role in...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
... directions in which culture responded to the neoliberal era in Latin America since the 1990s, producing contrasting renderings of precarity. In these productions, the question of subjectivity becomes a kernel of new political imagination as a site of political and aesthetic contestations. By focusing on a...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Kevin Lewis O’Neill A will to escape organizes the practice of Latin American Christian liberation while at the same time enacting a new genre of captivity. After a shift in US interdiction efforts, the vast majority of cocaine produced in the Andes for the United States now passes through...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 71–91.
Published: 01 September 2018
... general proposition, the archive this article works is that of Latin American film and criticism. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Latin American film infrastructure Onibus 174 Mundo Grua In this article, I make a general case for thinking about visuality in terms of infrastructure...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): np.
Published: 01 September 2003
... 2003 Contributors Daniel Balderston is professor and chair of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Iowa. His most recent books are El deseo, Enorme cicatriz luminosa (both eXcultura), Borges, realidades y simulacros (Biblos), and Voice-Overs: Translation and Latin American...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
.../assistant professor in the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. She is working on a book manuscript of her research with Mexican immigrant organizations dedicated to the Virgin of Guadalupe in New York City. She is also edi­ tor of Performing Religion in the Americas: Media, Politics, and...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... journal, e-­misférica. She is the author of Blackface Cuba, 1840 –1895 (Uni- versity of Pennsylvania Press) and a series of essays on contemporary performance in Latin America. A. Naomi Paik is assistant professor of American studies and Asian Ameri- can studies at the University of Texas...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... the Pluriverse (Row- man and Littlefield). Jean Franco is professor emerita of English and comparative literature at Columbia University. She is coeditor of the Cultural Studies of the Americas series at Minnesota University Press and general editor of the Library of Latin...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2007
... break out of the nation-state frame.2 This broad-based effort has been met by at least three critiques from Latin Americanist scholars. First, some have argued that Latin American nation-states still function as important frames of analysis given the erosion of state sovereignty in the global...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2009
... remain obscure in such stories. If science and politics coalesce around interests — from the Social Text 100 • Fall 2009 41 Latin interesse, meaning to be between, to differ, make a difference, to concern, be of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 53–57.
Published: 01 September 2009
... remain obscure in such stories. If science and politics coalesce around interests — from the Social Text 100 • Fall 2009 41 Latin interesse, meaning to be between, to differ, make a difference, to concern, be of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 58–62.
Published: 01 September 2009
... remain obscure in such stories. If science and politics coalesce around interests — from the Social Text 100 • Fall 2009 41 Latin interesse, meaning to be between, to differ, make a difference, to concern, be of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 25–26.
Published: 01 September 2009
... around interests — from the Social Text 100 • Fall 2009 41 Latin interesse, meaning to be between, to differ, make a difference, to concern, be of importance — then what makes HIV/AIDS so interesting...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 27–34.
Published: 01 September 2009
... remain obscure in such stories. If science and politics coalesce around interests — from the Social Text 100 • Fall 2009 41 Latin interesse, meaning to be between, to differ, make a difference, to concern, be of...