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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 25–30.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group While networked global capitalism is often aestheticized as smooth, continuous, and homogeneous, this system in fact requires asymmetry and discontinuity. We propose the figures of the mine and the port to envision the relationship between extraction and condensation...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 79–101.
Published: 01 September 2021
... of disability and women-of-color feminism that not only takes dependency as a given but also mines the figure of the welfare mother for its transformative potential. To imagine the welfare mother as a site for reenvisioning dependency, this essay draws on the “ruptural possibilities” of minority literary texts...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (1 (118)): 117–118.
Published: 01 March 2014
... some of this project. we protect the project with our open hands. the architect is in mining and we dispossess him. we protect the project by handing. let’s bust the project up. let’s love the project. can the projects be loved? we love the projects. let’s move the projects. we project...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 27–31.
Published: 01 December 2014
... in a Comfort Inn suite high above Michigan Avenue, practic- ing for the lecture and hearing a voice that was mine and not mine — the choice of those passages felt wrong. It was a decision to speak about emo- tion, to take up emotion as an object of analysis, and to do so in the voice of the Critic...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 157–164.
Published: 01 March 2022
... communities and dozens of endangered nonhuman animal and plant species. Prior to our collaboration, DECOIN had successfully worked to push back and even expel mining companies that had begun devastating parts of their communities and critical ecological habitats. At the time, there were few written resources...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2018
... a nail. 3 Alternatively, if all you are is a network of supercomputers hosting artificial intelligence routines using machine learning algorthims to mine hundreds of millions of NSA phone metadata records and cross-reference them against the seven quadrillion images we have posted on the Internet...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
...- mine relative position and direction and that they incorporated that information into their own Cartesian productions. See Bassett, “Indigenous Mapmaking in Inter- tropical Africa,” and Lewis, “Frontier Encounters in the Field.” 4. Banner, How...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 133–134.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Laura Kipnis Duke University Press 2007 An Incomplete Exchange Two weeks before she died, I got a long e-mail from Ellen about a book of Laura Kipnis mine that had just been published and that I’d sent her a few weeks prior...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 85–112.
Published: 01 June 2010
... to the tsotsi as the index of a “society of the adolescent.”14 And government reports could blame violent crime in the mines of the Witwatersrand in 1949 and 1950 on “outside agitators, intimidation, irresponsible press reports — and . . . a ‘tsotsi reign of terror’ and the evil effects of ‘bioscope...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 151–176.
Published: 01 March 2011
... in many areas, opening them up to settlement.44 Among other things, the European settlers cut the land into crop farms, cattle ranches, and mines, settled down in the habitats belonging to other species, brought...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 29–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Yuanming, party secretary of Xiashuixi village in Shanxi, was hailed as a hero for ridding this poor coal-mining area of its local tyrant. Of Xiashuixi’s 25,000-strong population, 20,996 signed a petition pleading for clemency...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 39–67.
Published: 01 March 2022
... the hydrocarbon sector and mining.” 1 During his fifteen years in power, Morales and MAS moved decisively to regain national sovereignty over the nation's natural resources, taking control of strategic utilities and industries such as water and electricity as well as extractive industries such as the natural...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... and associate direc- tor of the Center for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University. Recent and forthcoming publications include “The Mute and the Unspeakable: Political Subjectivity, Violent Crime, and ‘the Sexual Thing’ in a South African Mining Community,” in Law...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 35–36.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of carbon credits on the global South, on the coltan mines and forced recyclers, the toxic waste, the surveilled, bombed, reported on, headlined, and unmentioned, as more machines of visualization are built and more visualizations are deployed to tick the machine, the World Computer, into another discrete...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 119–150.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Juana’s father is president. As Derringer arrives in the country to direct the operations of a U.S. mining company, he finds that Paragonia has been taken over by a military coup, ravaged by a greedy gang of army generals...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 127–129.
Published: 01 September 2016
... is mine! 1 Bollas, Being a Character , 19 . 2 Hammerness and Moore, Organize Your Mind, Organize Your Life . Interestingly, although Harvard University owns the copyright to the book (one of the coauthors teaches at the medical school), the publisher is Harlequin, a leading publisher...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (2 (151)): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2022
... intimate love as public, open, expansive, Alexander also emphatically voices the portions of her love that are hers, and hers alone. After Ficre dies, she describes seeing his body one last time. She writes, The penis, which is mine alone, lies sleeping on his thigh, nestled in its hair, the heart...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 143–151.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... What is somewhat less clear is the extent to which the Blair government, like Clinton’s “New” Democratic Party, is simply a continuation of the same proscarcity neoliberal policies under- mining the public realm while...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 51–60.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Van Tine in their biography of John L. Lewis.1 Amid these circumstances, the United Mine Workers succeeded in organizing nearly every one of America’s 700,000 mine workers in the early 1930s. Moreover, the UMW refused to rely on NLRB union elec- tions and enforcement through 1960 because its...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
... wants to escape the salt mines just to end up the queen of punishing rigor? Who wants to serve the queen of punishing rigor? Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick reminds us of the queer power of “transformational shame,” but Cheryl Clarke also warns us about the “failure to transform.” 5 When does shaming...