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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 135–141.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Paula Rabinowitz Duke University Press 2000 6. rabinowitz 2/11/00 10:49 AM Page 135 What Film Noir Can Teach Us about “Welfare as We Know It” In 1996, when President Clinton promised to “end welfare as we know it,” Paula Rabinowitz...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Gillian Harkins In this article, Gillian Harkins explores how the noir genre informs 1990s and 2000s films depicting pedophiles as predators indiscernible to the naked eye. Harkins provides an overview of how the “virtual pedophile” emerges through a combination of filmic and forensic forms before...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... genres facilitated the cultural production of the imagined national community for the continent’s young nation-states, this emergent body of detective mysteries, police procedurals, trial dramas, and noir thrillers enlists the popular crime tale’s generic preoccupations with unchecked desire, social...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 85–112.
Published: 01 June 2010
... media forms (print, radio, sound recording, and so forth) and the structure of overhearing that they enable. Paying particular attention to the ways in which the jazz musical and cinema noir converged to produce a figure of masculine sovereignty defined by a refusal to not desire in a space of racially...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 115–125.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Brent Hayes Edwards This editorial note introduces the translations that follow of two pieces written in fall 1956 by Aimé Césaire: his speech “Culture and Colonization,” delivered at the first Congrès International des Ecrivains et Artistes Noirs, hosted by the journal Présence Africaine in...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Aimé Césaire “Culture and Colonization,” which has long been unavailable in English translation, was Aimé Césaire's speech at Le Premier Congrès International des Ecrivains et Artistes Noirs, hosted by the journal Présence africaine in Paris in September 1956. The congress is one of the...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (3 (112)): 77–95.
Published: 01 September 2012
... corresponding citations in the French original. Peau Noire...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): np.
Published: 01 March 2000
...: An Inquiry into the Discipline for Welfare Reform in Montana Janet L. Finn and Lyne Underwood 109 What Film Noir Can Teach Us about “Welfare as We Know It” Paula Rabinowitz 135 Subject to Suspicion: Feminism and Antistatism in...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 135–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... proliferation of “livres noir” (black books) that have emerged in France in the past decade, for instance Le livre noir du colonialisme (The Black Book of Colonialism), ed. Marc Ferro (Paris: Robert Laffont, 2003), and most notoriously Le livre noir du communisme: Crimes, terreurs et repression, ed...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 93–96.
Published: 01 June 2002
... first word was an error according to the machine I spoke it in. Whispering into an orifice used to be intimate, Now, the Neural Network Noir twitters from every misplaced exclamation. Deep spell check. Not set, the rhythm hasn’t been squeaked yet. I was the first class to be spoon-fed the...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (2 (127)): 45–70.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the distortion of narrative temporality into a flat plateau of drive-montage sequences. But, in contrast to Steve McQueen’s neoconservative designer classicism, the Danish director is deeply rooted in genre filmmaking, fusing action, horror, and most notably film noir into a mythopoetic universe far...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 9–12.
Published: 01 December 2014
... d’être un peu mâle ici un peu femelle là, un peu noir, un peu blanc, un peu gris et rouge baiser? Est-­ce donc sociopath? Où donc es-­tu José Esteban? dans le socio ou dans le patho? ni l’un ni l’autre je t’entends répondre...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
... crime novel and film noir, genre enables specific formations of aesthetics and politics — formations with their own rules of discourse and modes of (re)production — to appear as mere forms. While these forms may arise within specific historical conditions, as genres they conjure an imagined...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (1 (66)): 45–73.
Published: 01 March 2001
... her black mankind finds itself to be the most disinherited. . . . The black man [Le noir], conspicuous by his absence in the building up of the modern city, will be able to signify his presence little by little by con- tributing to the recreating of...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... opened Frantz Fanon’s chapter 5 of Black Skin, White Masks, “The Lived Experience of the Black” (“L’expérience vécue du Noir infamously mistranslated as “The Fact of Blackness.”2 I start with “Dirty faggot!” against a logic of Social Text 107 • Vol. 29, No...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 57–81.
Published: 01 June 2015
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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 59–82.
Published: 01 June 2000
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Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 1–31.
Published: 01 December 2017
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 113–139.
Published: 01 December 2004
... that book. 2. Kar Wai Wong’s fi lm Chungking Express (1994) stages this by robbing well- established cinematic idiom—French New Wave, American noir, and gangster movies—of all the expected semantic charge. On the cultural studies...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 21–41.
Published: 01 March 2013