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Social Text (1 September 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 (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 129–150.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 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 (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... massacre at the village of Deir Yassin and how the event impacts upon the artist’s work. Finding evidence of postmemory in many works from across Hatoum’s career, this article argues that postmemory underpins Hatoum’s emphasis on the broader issues of trauma, gender, orality, and corporeality. © 2014...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 25–48.
Published: 01 June 2003
... 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, of the...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
... 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 (1 June 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 was a...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Text 104 • Fall 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...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 125–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... eyes of Israeli soldiers.7 The failure 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...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
... public sphere after 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...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... massacres of 17 October 1961. On that date, the leadership of the National Liberation Front in France (Fédération Française du Front de Libération Nationale, or FF FLN) staged a peaceful demonstration to protest a curfew arbitrarily imposed on Algerians living in Paris. The police crackdown was...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
... transformation, 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...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... to mass rape 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...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of the gendered dimensions 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...
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Social Text (1 December 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 (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
... resume them. The media also wash away Sharon’s blood- stained record as the military commander who allowed the Phalangists in Lebanon to carry out massacres at the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps in 1982, and his longstanding opposition to any accommodation with the Palestinians; instead, he was...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 79–95.
Published: 01 December 2008
... important in the pres- ent, something that disallows certain forms 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...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Reiss Perhaps 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...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2015
... against racialized and indig- 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...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 113–133.
Published: 01 June 2008
... 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 the teacher to be a pedophile who suffers acute constipation, and...