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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 31–49.
Published: 01 September 2011
... masculinity and also the site for the making and unmaking of citizenship. Tracking the production of minority citizenship and national belonging, this essay examines how Nasreen alerts us to the way in which forces of violence during a political crisis take as their favored expression the masculine assertion...
Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 75–104.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Jasbir K. Puar; Amit S. Rai Duke University Press 2004 The Remaking of a Model Minority PERVERSE PROJECTILES UNDER THE SPECTER OF (COUNTER)TERRORISM In Gurinder Chadha’s most recent ﬁ lm, Bend It Like Beckham (2002...
Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 75–94.
Published: 01 June 2003
... . Labor Party's archive, Beit-Berl,Israel. Landau, Jacob. 1969 . The Arabs in Israel . London: Oxford University Press. ____. 1992 . The Arab minority in Israel,1967-1991: Political aspects (in Hebrew). Tel Aviv:Am-Oved. Lecturers at the Hebrew University. n.d. A petition against the...
Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2013
... politics of measure and a politics of the discountable. It commences a majority/minority fracture as a constitutive antagonism in which the majority and the minority unfold as two irreconcilable di-visible figures for envisioning the one entity—the majoritarian nation. In Sri Lanka this right fabricated a...
Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Grace Kyungwon Hong This essay deals with representations of a global, mobile Asian capitalist class as a particularly twenty-first-century incarnation of Model Minority discourse to ask what historical and epistemological erasures are required for this particular version of Model Minority...
Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2011
... form, indicating the new official status of the former barbarians as ethnic minorities, fully human, complete with modern citizenship. Written as a tribute to the great Chinese ethnologist Ruey Yih-fu, who had a leading role in this remarkable project, the article also develops a new theory regarding...
Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 21–55.
Published: 01 December 2018
... diversity in comics, which equates progressive politics with the mere numerical expansion of minority characters in the fictional worlds of mainstream comics production, and asks how we might reframe this demand not as a plea by minority subjects to be visually represented by predominantly white male comic...
Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 41–70.
Published: 01 September 2017
... devised to regulate minor stars’ appeal within emerging genre films. Engaging with the resultant configurations of form, style, sovereign representation, and masculinity, this article maps the analytical trajectory of mise-en-scène, performativity, and stardom in Hindi cinema. In the end, it highlights...
Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 251–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
... critical vigilance, particularly around the implications of university transnationalism for minor epistemologies in the arts and humanities. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Racial Politics (in the United States) Roopali Mukherjee In the spring of 1995, Social Text published a symposium on...
Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 71–89.
Published: 01 March 2012
... space for queer subjects, but this queer space presumes and embodies a new kind of homonormativity that punishes and disciplines sexual minorities who do not conform to accepted norms of sexual respectability. What is missing in the global perception of Taiwan as the liberal counterpart to the...
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
... providing a detailed analysis of Clint Eastwood’s 2003 film Mystic River , which uses the dominant image repertoire of pedophilia to recraft “minority” white masculinity as apposite yet somehow also oppositional to the encroachments of neoliberalism. Mystic River recombines residual forms of noir with...
Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 1–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
... hyperhabilitated subject illuminate the ways in which the American New Right since the 1970s has portrayed white masculinity as a disabled embodiment relative to the admission of women and racial minorities into full citizenship. Hypohabilitated populations in turn are produced through neoliberal techniques of...
Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 87–112.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Nicholas Gamso This article addresses a crucial dimension of urban development: the recruitment of minority artists in the gentrification of space. The argument is that the production and exploitation of racial difference have underwritten the creative economy’s spurious claims to inclusion and...
Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2018
... departmentalization of feminist, queer, ethnic, and disability studies into the academic industry has produced a condition whereby we teach majorities to consume minority life—a condition that flattens some discordant and unappetizing affects. This section traces the lingering effects of Marxist and the Frankfurt...
Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): np.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., Hebrew, and English that focuses on the Palestinian minority in Israel. She is a regular contributor to the journal. Her current dissertation research focuses on colonial law in Egypt. Salah D. Hassan is assistant professor in the Department of English at Michigan State University. He is...
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... Reconstruing Discrimination Historically, academic institutions and other organizations in the United States overtly discriminated to limit the access of racial and ethnic minor- ities, Jews and Catholics, low-income students, and women of all...
Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 83–98.
Published: 01 June 2015
... spaces commonly associated with the city, such as Lake Shore Drive and the Gold Coast — but contrasts it with Latino male sexuality’s bond with “minor architecture” — a skyscraper bed, a bluing body. For art historian John Paul Ricco, minor architecture “is a relation to architecture that is...
Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 55–82.
Published: 01 December 2000
.... Personal Law The operation of separate personal laws for different religious communi- ties in India is a legacy of colonial administration. Four religious commu- nities, the majority Hindu, and the minority Muslim, Christian, and Parsi communities, have...
Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): np.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Articulations across the Pacific (University of California Press). She coedited, with Francoise Lionnet, Minor Trans- nationalism (Duke University Press) and The Creolization of Theory (Duke University Press...
Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 105–121.
Published: 01 September 2000
... perpetually to communities invites a settlement between dominant players such that the choose between majority need not be threatened by the presence of minorities. If the Mus- lim minority is protected by the closure of its borders, that...