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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 83–101.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jane Elliott Jane Elliott examines the way in which twenty-first-century fiction imagines what she terms suffering agency , or the experience of agency as an omnipresent and overriding burden for the neoliberal subject. By focusing on the high-profile and acclaimed novels Life of Pi (2001), Never...
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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...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... neoliberalism operating simultaneously as ideology and agenda and to recognize the consistent denial of reproductive labor that gives the lie to its pretensions. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 S’More Inequality The Neoliberal Marshmallow and the Corporate Reform of Education Bethany Moreton...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Martin F. Manalansan, IV Duke University Press 2005 Race, Violence, and Neoliberal Spatial Politics in the Global City The city has become the sign of desire. Martin F. —Pat Califia, “San Francisco: Revisiting the ‘The City of Desire’ ” Manalansan IV...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Jodi Melamed Duke University Press 2006 The Spirit of Neoliberalism From R aci al Liber alism to Neoliber al Multicultur alism Multicultural reference masks the centrality of race and racism to neo- Jodi Melamed liberalism. Race continues to permeate capitalism’s...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 17–42.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Anna McCarthy © 2007 Duke University Press 2007 Reality Television: a Neoliberal Theater of Suffering Last year, The Smoking Gun, a Web site owned by the Court TV network, Anna McCarthy procured and published an internal memorandum from the producers of the reality show Extreme Makeover...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 43–66.
Published: 01 December 2007
... neoliberal “reforms” —  or as Rose prefers to call it, the shift toward “advanced liberalism” — has been the extension of market relations more deeply into health care through the privatization of health care institutions; the intense...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
... formation in which neoliberal capital invests, and thus protects from precarity (albeit contingently and with many consequences), this essay asks if this formation presents an immanent or an external contradiction of capitalism. Building on earlier work in which I argue that the post–World War II rise in...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 17–38.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Stephanie D. Clare The out gay subject is the well-adjusted, neoliberal subject. This essay investigates contemporary lesbian and gay coming out narratives, tracing how the “problem” with gay and lesbian identities appears therein not as one’s gender or sexual queerness but as one’s (potential...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jane Elliott; Gillian Harkins This essay introduces the special issue “Genres of Neoliberalism,” which considers the relationship between neoliberalism and aesthetic formations across a range of sites, including Argentina, Brazil, Canada, England, Hong Kong, Kenya, Mali, the Philippines, and the...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 19–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Neferti X. M. Tadiar Recent scholarly works have described the perceived shift from liberalism to neoliberalism in terms of a shift in the logic of constitution of forms of personhood and governmentality from one constructed around rights and property to another constructed around risk and security...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Matthew J. Christensen Of the rich array of popular genre forms that fill book and video shops across the African continent, few engage as complexly as crime novels and films the profound crises of selfhood, sovereignty, and collective obligation wrought by the neoliberal formations of governance...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 101–119.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Chandan Reddy Duke University Press 2005 Asian Diasporas, Neoliberalism, and Family RE VIEWING THE C A SE FOR HOMOSE XUAL A SYLUM IN THE CONTE X T OF FA MILY RIGHTS...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Bethany E. Moreton Duke University Press 2007 The Soul of Neoliberalism In 1992, the champion economics student in Arkansas bore the demo- Bethany E. graphically unlikely surname of Díaz. Competing in his second language, Moreton this Nicaraguan citizen placed first in a...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Deborah Mindry The transition to democracy in South Africa promised a new equitable social order that would be responsive to the needs of “the people.” These hopes were very quickly eclipsed by a transition to neoliberalism and by the HIV/AIDS crisis. An examination of the HIV crisis provides...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 49–68.
Published: 01 June 2013
... racial capitalism and examines neoliberalism’s role in co-opting and obscuring insurgency against such exploitation. It suggests that black feminist speculative fiction by Octavia Butler constitutes a “philosophy of history” that makes visible otherwise difficult to apprehend historical continuities and...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Eva Cherniavsky This essay asks how the political identity and the domain of civic participation we reference with the term citizenship has been transformed in the contexts of neoliberalism. Michel Foucault famously argues that the subject of a market-centered, neoliberal governance structure is...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Gabriel Giorgi The notion of precarity, central to the analysis of neoliberalism, shows a rhetorical and semantic instability between the exceptional and the normal, the individual and the collective, the social and the ontological. This instability is, I argue, at the core of the different...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 1–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
...H. N. Lukes This article examines the cultural history of amputation in the United States to account for the status of white male woundedness and abstract citizenship in our current neoliberal era. Using critical disability theory to reconsider Michel Foucault’s notion of biopower, the article...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 75–113.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., homonormativity and homonationalism, and neoliberalism's privatization and deregulation in cultural spheres. Much of this scholarship tackles post-9/11 economic, political, ideological, and psychic drivers that produce strategic aggregations and disaggregations (to use Jasbir Puar's terminology) of race and...