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Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Bobby Benedicto This article examines the role played by “third world” queer place-making practices in the reproduction of postcolonial dreams of urban and global modernity. Drawing on ethnographic research conducted in Manila, the Philippines, the article investigates the transformation...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 99–117.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and native-born citizens. On the other hand, the presence of Filipinos in America has provided labor in key industries from agriculture to nursing. Filipino America has always been a transnational social formation whose history, economy, and culture reflect the interrelated histories of the Philippines...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 121–147.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of 2020, as states of emergency were declared in both the Philippines and the United States, Filipinx scholars offer memories and reflections of life under martial law in the Philippines and its aftermath and resonances in the present. References Barthes Roland . How to Live Together: Some...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 19–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
... neoliberalism as exemplified in the cinema of Jia Zhangke and Brillante Mendoza and situated within the regional context shared by China and the Philippines. I look at the practices of attention of these filmmakers and the specific forms of rendering what I call “life-times” of disposability, life-producing...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of the Philippines for 20 million dollars, paid to the belea- guered Spanish Empire. Figure 1 is an iconic representation of the savage Filipino race from the illustrated travel book United States Colonies and Dependencies by William Boyce (1914...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of the 1960s in the Philippines, the book identifies the primary problems ailing the country, namely, semicolonialism, semifeudalism, and bureaucrat capitalism. Why these figures and books? First, I want to illustrate the conceptual...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): np.
Published: 01 December 2009
... on colonialism and transla- tion, especially with regard to the Philippines, including The Promise of the Foreign: Nationalism and the Technics of Translation in the Spanish Philippines (Duke University Press), “The Cell Phone and the Crowd: Messianic Poli- tics in the Contemporary Philippines,” Public...
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 1. “Tumbang Preso,” collaborative protest performance of RESBAK, BLOCK Marcos, and DAKILA on the thirty-sixth anniversary of the declaration of martial law in the Philippines, September 21, 2018. Courtesy of Isabelle Matutina. More
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2021
... doors. In the Philippines, before the official vaccine program was rolled out top generals got their shots. In Israel, while 50 percent of the population had received at least one shot of the vaccine, in the occupied territories few Palestinians had received any. The richest men in history were...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 65–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of the Black Lives Matter movement? How could it not resound with the plaints of groups targeted by other states under the direct protection and patronage of the United States, such as Israel and the Philippines? “History has shown that the racist theory of government of the USA is not the private affair...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... as the Spanish). And they had bigger guns. Their win paved the way for regional and global domination. A hundred years later, as the United States was bombing Iraq and POTUS Bush was upholding Philippine democracy as a model for the regime change (declaring the genocidal US colonizing war against...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 41–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and importance. 28 Not all Black soldiers expressed unalloyed loyalty to military conquest over the Republic of the Philippines. Patrick Mason of the Twenty-Fifth Infantry (a Black regiment) was typical of some who critiqued US imperialism when he voiced his sympathy for the Filipinos after observing...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
...) Organizing Asian Communities nonprofit in New York City since 1996. De Leon, from CAAAV’s Women Workers Project, and Alam, from Andolan: Organizing South Asian Workers, were both domestic workers. De Leon was a Filipina domestic worker who left the Philippines at the age of twenty-three to work in Hong Kong...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
... University Press) and Manifest Destiny (Hill and Wang) and is working on a project titled “The United States as a Cold War.” Neferti X. M. Tadiar is professor of women’s studies at Barnard College. She is the author of Things Fall Away: Philippine Historical Experience and the Makings...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 1–9.
Published: 01 June 2006
... representations of indigenous femininity in the “imperial archipelago” of the Philippines. Reading travel literature, photography, and imperial ethnography with a postcolonial eye, Balce seeks to imaginatively reconstruct the violence of American rule in the Philippines since 1898, connecting...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2015
... aggression in the Pacifc Rim. Paul A. Kramer surmises that the term was coined during America’s colonial rule in the Philippines (1898 – 1946).8 In “Gook: The Short History of an Americanism,” Dave Roediger traces the use of the term through...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 77–103.
Published: 01 December 2020
... from the business sector. We pay income taxes to the city, the state, and the federal government. For these reasons, I think we domestic workers deserve rights and protection, not just disrespect and criminalization. Our employers, the US government, and the Philippine government all benefit from our...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 167–177.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., an interpreter of José, and José became something like his guru or muse. In late 1996, several months before Brian took his own life, I was back in Durham for my partner Neferti Tadiar’s thesis defense, after hav- ing been in the Philippines...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 71–92.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Stephanie C. Kane, Eden Medina, and Daniel M. Michler From Talcahuano, Chile, to Tohoku, Japan, from Far Rockaway, New York, to Tacloban, Philippines, communication infrastructures collapse in the immediacy of hydrological disaster.1 An effect of the distracted proliferation of technological...