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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 179.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Michael Wang © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 Michael Wang, Rock Pigeons (Feral/Domestic), performance (trained homing pigeons, feral pigeons), from the series Invasives, 2010. Courtesy of the artist Social Text 121 • Vol. 32, No. 4...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2011
... tipped with white circles spread over the heads of Victoria Crowned pigeons; stripes, different on each one, cover the bodies of zebras, great manes fluff about the heads of golden lion tamarins. These surface colors and...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 39–67.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-Ishmael, in whose Halal butchery’s loading zone Archie has parked his car. Mo is trying to get rid of the pigeons that congregate and shit around his shop (“The shit is not the shit,” is his mantra; “the pigeon is the shit” [4]), and he thinks the best way to do so is to take a butcher knife to them...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 31–38.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., against which an ancient patriarch was being photographed. Small children screaming in delight at pigeons, a rescue worker, hands on his own throat, face sunk with tiredness, his gas mask at his hip. About a year ago I had made a poem called “Rumours for an Immi- grant” for an art show in...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 113–139.
Published: 01 December 2004
... organism whose population has declined to the point of possible extinction. During the past 400 years the human species has played an important role in the extinction of certain species. The most celebrated extinctions in recent times involve birds. The passenger pigeon, which once...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 37–57.
Published: 01 March 2017
... was happening, a cage arrived with several pigeons in it and a few rats. A man opened the cage from the top and took a rat out, asking if we wanted one. We shook our heads no. He tied one back foot of the rat with a long string and put it down on the ground and watched with great interest and some...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
...’ testimonies, include inedible, infested food, with “flies and worms in it”; housing which provided no shelter from Guantánamo’s tropical rains and heat but resembled “a bird’s house where you would put pigeons”;44 and sanitation...