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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 91–117.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Nicole M. Guidotti-Hernández This essay places the 1871 Camp Grant Indian Massacre in the context of the rise of a capitalist class of citizens and the state-sponsored violence they enacted as part of a war-based cross-border economy. Tracing transnational circuits of power in the borderland...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 129–150.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and tension of China and the human in twentieth-century Chinese cultural criticism and raises provocative questions about the geopolitics of historical trauma (the Nanjing Massacre in this case), the politics of memory, and the recuperation of Chinese humanity through memory work. I situate this film's...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... didactic political narration. Yet, beneath the deliberate political opacity of Hatoum’s work, one can find traces of a form of “postmemory” particular to the Palestinian experience. This article focuses on the postmemory of the Nakba in Hatoum’s work and draws particular emphasis on the 1948 massacre...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 25–48.
Published: 01 June 2003
... of the veterans of the Alexandaroni Brigade, the unit of the Israeli army that captured the village, and the official records he located in various Israeli archives. The testimonies included reports con- cerning the killing, or massacring...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
... The Supreme Court case emerged from the Colfax Massacre in 1873, when an armed mob called the White League, made up of KKK members and former Confederate soldiers, killed up to 150 African Americans in the fallout of the 1872 gubernatorial race in Louisiana. 6 Ninety-seven members of the mob were indicted...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
... 2010 1 5 3 borrow Frantz Fanon’s extraordinary phrase) where the signifying chains of north-­south geography have produced concealment and falsehood.2 The 1871 massacre of Aravaipa and Pinal Apaches that Nicole M. Guidotti- ­Hernández...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
... the United Nations – brokered peace accords in 1992. It also stands like the epigraph of a generation. To reporters and photographers and producers as well as a news audience of millions, the floating bones forged familiar chains of meanings, linking massacres and murders across the decades...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 125–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... of the United States to honor its promise to protect the Palestinians and its alliance with Israel undoubtedly massacre were aggravated anti-American sentiments among Lebanese and Palestinians. None of those involved in the Sabra...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... accompanied by insult and other forms of humiliation. But there were more sinister incidents of rape during the wholesale massacres of villages where Quechua-speaking inhabitants were suspected of supporting the SL or the SL had recently occupied. In these places, the men were...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., in Maghrebi and Mashreqi ones as well. Taking the double anniversary of Algerian independence and the Arab uprisings as my point of departure, let me travel back to an episode of the Algerian war of independence: the massacres of 17 October 1961. On that date, the leadership of the National...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., the effects of the 420-­mile-­long “Separation Barrier” on West Bank vil- lages, some of which are enclosed on four sides by the wall, Arab villages within the pre-­1967 boundaries that had been destroyed and erased, Israeli national parks built atop massacre sites, and many other locations all...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of violence in the massacre of Aravaipa Apache at the Camp Grant Indian Reserve in 1871. Her essay speaks to the dislocation of indigenous people from lands claimed over time by Spain, Mexico, and the United States, as well as the narrative displacement of Mexican, indigenous, and Chicano involvement...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 111–112.
Published: 01 June 2008
... and currently wanted as a war criminal. Rainey told Karadzic of what he had seen at the market in the aftermath of the shelling. Karadzic responded with a single ques- tion: “Did you notice the ice in their ears?” Only later did Rainey realize that Karadzic was implying that the massacre...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 79–95.
Published: 01 December 2008
... of political protest and permits some kinds of exploitative social formations to flourish. Historian of Gua- temala Greg Grandin makes a similar point in The Last Colonial Massacre, although he argues that some of this historical rewriting was done...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... undid the assumed sociability among classes that is taken for granted at this inevitable space of encounter. The massacre in the favela reversed the role of the police, much like the Rodney King beating in Los Angeles. The police became...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 47–71.
Published: 01 September 2019
... to the refugee camp in Khan Yunis (site of a 1956 massacre), meetings with Gazan religious leaders, and a chance encounter with poet Harun Hashim Rashid provided the impetus for his forthcoming statement. Within two weeks, on September 17, “Zionist Logic” appeared in the pages of the Egyptian Gazette , a Cairo...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., the Tiananmen massacre has not been and cannot be excised from history, “but its ghosts can be exorcised in a spectacle. The exorcism begins by giving us something else to remember, so that we can learn to forget...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2015
...- enous peoples to bolster arguments against gun control.3 The grotesque distortions of the argument are not hard to catalog. In one of the more obvious, Beck identifies the Lakotas who were massacred at Wounded Knee as US citizens, when in fact American...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2010
... no contemporary creative writer has had a greater impact on American colleges and universities recently than Seung-­Hui Cho, the perpetrator of the Virginia Tech massacre of 16 April 2007, which left thirty-­three people dead (including him). As virtually everyone knows, Cho was a troubled...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 113–133.
Published: 01 June 2008
....” The play is perhaps the most extraordinary document of the whole vile episode that has come to be known as the Virginia Tech massacre. In it, Cho’s central character, John, overinterprets his teacher’s name to mean “kidney stone of the ass.” He imagines...