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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 25–48.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Samera Esmeir Duke University Press 2003 1948 LAW, HISTORY, MEMORY One of the difficulties in discussing violence against Palestinians during Samera...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Sikivu Hutchinson Duke University Press 2005 Deep in the Blood of Time WITNESSING TRAINS AND THE LANDSCAPES OF MEMORY From the tracks on Marmion Way and Avenue Fifty-Nine, families have Sikivu...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 47–65.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Gil Z. Hochberg Edward Said: “The Last Jewish Intellectual” On Identit y, Alterit y, and the Politics of Memory It is more rewarding — and more difficult — to think concretely and Gil Z. Hochberg sympathetically...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 105–125.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., or that speak to an implied or actual peer reader. By comparison, teaching notes are humble memory aids. In the parlance of the digital humanities, they are nothing more than navigation tools. In the parlance of the digital inanities—BuzzFeed and the like—they are hacks. 7 Books have often been...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 3. Settler memory in a student-made yearbook. Williams, The Chanticleer, 1935 . More
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 1–9.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Patrick Deer; Gyan Prakash; Ella Shohat Introduction Edward S aid: A Memori al Issue This special issue of Social Text pays tribute to the work of Edward Said, Patrick...
Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 3 “The Chinese Kind,” from Thomas Bewick, The Memorial Edition of Thomas Bewick’s Works: A General History of Quadrupeds , 5 vols. (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Bernard Quatich, 1885), 3:166. More
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 75–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
...C. Nadia Seremetakis The story at hand is the spread of little street memorials for the dead in the Greek urbanscape during the current socioeconomic crisis. These memorials point to a third-stream anamnesis: memory focused on the historicity of the everyday that the dominant public culture, split...
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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...
Published: 01 September 2017
Figure 1 The billboard of Fidel Castro seen through the window of Sergio’s car in Tomás Gutiérrez Alea’s Memorias del subdesarrollo ( Memories of Underdevelopment ; 1968). More
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 121–127.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of the same: as moments and movements of ellipses. Writing itself is considered here as a series of turns and returns around the (im)possible inscription of memory: as a toxic yet healing supplement. © 2011 Duke University Press 2011 ER ( . . . ) Ellipses Juan Obarrio Return Here I am again...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 127–138.
Published: 01 September 2011
... in Asia and toward an understanding of how colonial and postcolonial histories on the subcontinent produce a different set of visual memories for diasporic subjects in America. © 2011 Duke University Press 2011 Archives of Empire Seher Shah’s Geometric Landscapes and the Spectacle of Force...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of rape of 1971 has remained in the Bangladeshi public memory through the last forty years. It has been a topic of literary and visual media (films, plays, photographs), thereby ensuring that the raped woman endured as an iconic figure. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, who is primarily associated...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in the film, melds political and cinematic memory to resurrect traces of repressed histories and absent bodies, allowing Almodóvar to build a transtemporal and transnational allegorical universe that moves against the grain of the loss of history that cinema’s digital transformation purportedly represents...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2014
... memory: a 2000 graphic novel, a 2008 biopic, and a 2014 performance by the art collective My Barbarian. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 In Finitude Being with José, Being with Pedro Tavia Nyong’o Like many suburban queers of my generation, my point of entry into the work of José...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 91–108.
Published: 01 March 2022
... the social and environmental transformation of the favela. Interviews with members of the community and representatives of institutional partners opened up unexpected paths into people's memories and perspectives. In a frame of socioeconomic, political and environmental violence, injustice, and vulnerability...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 97–100.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Lynn Chancer Abstract Stanley Aronowitz was the author's professor in the PhD program in sociology at the City University of New York Graduate Center and influenced her intellectual development. This memorial essay presents reflections on the author's years working with Stanley as a student...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 81–84.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Jamie K. McCallum Abstract This memorial essay is a personal and sociological reflection on what it was like to learn from Stanley Aronowitz, both as his student and as his friend. Close attention is paid to what many consider his best book, False Promises , and its major insight: that class...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 121–147.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of 2020, as states of emergency were declared in both the Philippines and the United States, Filipinx scholars offer memories and reflections of life under martial law in the Philippines and its aftermath and resonances in the present. Here, • • • Amid the pandemic, the news network went dark...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 83–103.
Published: 01 June 2008
... locked doors ends, giving way to the disciplining of movement and the realignment of forms of belonging. Ruins of the former regime are selectively being legitimized, rebuilt, and incorporated into the new centralized and bureaucratic state, while memories of the past system of rule and governance...