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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 67–92.
Published: 01 March 2014
... that employ the bioscientific concepts of entropy and self-organization to think about issues of biopiracy (Shiva), and on cultural theories that employ the same vocabulary to think about the archive as a mechanism of imperialist control (Richards, Stoler), I theorize the “Mother Seeds in Resistance...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 45–73.
Published: 01 September 2015
... studies disability studies geopolitics of race debility capacity Bodies with New Organs Becoming Trans, Becoming Disabled Jasbir K. Puar “Transgender rights are the civil rights issue of our time.” So stated Vice President Joe Biden just one week before the November 2012 election. Months...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 11–25.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Ellen Willis Duke University Press 2002 The Post-Yeshiva Paradox FACULTY ORGANIZING AT NYU Even before its precedent-setting victory in the spring of 2001, the cam- Ellen Willis paign to unionize New York University’s graduate...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 61–80.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Micki McGee Duke University Press 2002 Hooked on Higher Education and Other Tales from Adjunct Faculty Organizing How I Gave Up My $50,000-a-Year Teaching Habit Micki McGee and...
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Published: 01 June 2016
Figure 1 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : “Bright Africa.” 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 1. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Figure 2 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : installation shot. 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 2. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some More
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Figure 3 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : “Girl Child Africa.” 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 3. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Figure 4 Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which are imaginary) : “Libyaid.” 2010–ongoing. Silkscreen on canvas. 20 × 20 × 5 cm. ©Sam Hopkins. Courtesy of the artist Figure 4. Sam Hopkins, Logos of Non-Profit Organizations Working in Kenya (some of which More
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 3–28.
Published: 01 March 2008
... available categories (national, racial, cultural) according to whose terms we conventionally organize ourselves and others. The piece concludes by suggesting what new forms of knowledge can come out of a critically engaged, “postnational” American studies, and in turn out of a “postnational” Latino studies...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 1–18.
Published: 01 June 2018
... conventionally treated as a self-evident and circumscribed practice of unjust taking and subtractive action. Instead, working across the lethal confluences of imperial conquest and racial capitalist predation, this essay critically situates the logic of propriation that organizes and underwrites predatory value...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2010
... service of what we call a population racism. This population racism organizes and distributes populations as vulnerable to, or protected from, processes of securitization in governance and economy. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Gendered Security/ National Security Political Branding and...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... take the human subject as its dominant object of analysis. Informed by queer, disability, critical race, and postcolonial theory, it marks a biopolitics that acknowledges how interspecies relations form the often unmarked basis upon which scholarly inquiry organizes its objects, political interventions...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
... reflect on how to “contain” them. Viral epidemics constitute not only vital events but also scalar narratives—they articulate transformations at the levels of molecules, cells, organisms, individuals, populations, species, ecosystems, technological infrastructures, political economies, and networks of...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Alphonso Lingis When we love someone, we are attached to his or her surface colors, forms, warmth, movements. We avoid envisioning the inner organs and contents of his or her body. The external colors and patterns of other species are snares for our eyes. We can see nothing of what is behind our...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., Taylor argues that the northern-centrism of both James’s scholarship and postnational American studies more broadly has elided flows of transnational interaction not mediated by the urban North. This elision is complicit with those modernization ideologies that organize both Marxist and non-Marxist...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 49–75.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Janeiro. These experiments are marked by the claims they make on that sociality and the claims it makes on them. James’s novel Minty Alley and the banners/tents/capes that were the starting point for Oiticica’s Parangolé explore the creative practices they encountered in autonomously organized...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 2012
... deconstruction and a feminist-Marxist approach to postcolonialism, has been working with various organizations in Bangladesh for many years. Spivak first went to Bangladesh when she visited one of these rehabilitation centers while she was accompanying her mother, Sivani Chakravorty, and took photographs of the...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Kevin Lewis O’Neill A will to escape organizes the practice of Latin American Christian liberation while at the same time enacting a new genre of captivity. After a shift in US interdiction efforts, the vast majority of cocaine produced in the Andes for the United States now passes through...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 87–107.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of culture,” Tylor thought about the limits of his own will in such a way as to systematize those limits. Culture was, by definition, a self-organizing spirit, a system whose strength derived from bodies in space and whose materiality was severe in its organizational effect. Might this spirit remain...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 13–24.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Joshua Chambers-Letson Thinking with the work of José Esteban Muñoz, Jean-Luc Nancy, and Pedro Almodóvar’s film All about My Mother , this essay traces a series of transplants, organs, and acts of compensation that occur within all three in order to explore the question of how to address a loss...