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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 93–96.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Tracie Morris Duke University Press 2002 Poetry Tracie Morris AfroFuture—Dystopic Unity My...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 177–181.
Published: 01 September 2009
... scholarship on literature, but also sporadically published poetry and fiction. There are intriguing parallels between the experimentalism of the essays in the journal, especially in the rubric of short, theoretical pieces called “Unequal Developments” featured in early issues, and the experimentalism of the...
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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 81–110.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Erin Trapp This article provides a reading of the nonhuman world registered in Dunya Mikhail’s poem Diary of a Wave outside the Sea . While human rights poetry traditionally assembles a poetics of witnessing or mourning and focuses on the construction of the human person, this reading of Mikhail’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 125.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Solmaz Sharif A poem. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 poetry sign reading CHOOSE LIFE sign reading SOLVE THE WATER CRISIS sign reading WARNING UNEXPLODED SHELLS sign reading DATE SHAKES which did not mean as we guessed shaking the palm trees until the dates fell but what...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 127–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Fady Joudah Medical anthropology poem. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 poetry That syphilis leads to deafness isn’t enough for Beethoven to have died of it. There’s Baudelaire and Nietzsche’s tempo, or did Emily Dickinson suffer from seizures? Did Muhammad? If so was...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 129.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Fady Joudah Medical anthropology poem. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 poetry professor who ran the anatomy department and was a preacher’s son. You were an ex-preacher yourself, abandoned the cloth after you divorced your wife and married your lover. Thank you for your hands...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 87–110.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of indistinction—engaged in a political practice of “habitational resistance,” refusing their conversion into homines sacri by performing instead a mode of life that rendered multiple lines of transterritorial affiliation, self-assertion, and continuity. The deportees’ published archive—poetry...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2011
... capital formations against racialized populations targeted for premature death, the article instead traces subsumed logics of embodiment within two sites of cultural production: detainee poetry and writings on animal embodiment. From these two very different domains, it argues for an alternative theory of...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Palestinian populations, what makes ID cards unique in the Palestinian/Israeli case is that their materiality is one of their most important and resonant aspects. The article describes various representations of the ID cards, for example in poetry and in murals, to show how they also function as sites of...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group Knitting. Poetry. Schoolyard sexuality. Trans-necropolitics. These are a few ways to “queer” extraction, a method of resource handling that never brings good news. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 extraction extractive capitalism queer sexuality...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 51–84.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., including Islam. As recent scholars observe, these truths about black religion, language, and music continue to be sung, in the poetry of the black arts movement, in hip-hop’s “Nation conscious wisdom,” and beyond. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 James Baldwin Black Muslims Nation of...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 145–153.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group This essay discusses some of the exigencies and potentialities of contemporary writing performed in but not entirely of an academic idiom. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 academic publishing satire poetry the Right Once upon a time, the...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): np.
Published: 01 June 2002
... exhibition and conference “Race in Dig- ital Space,” and at the Studio Museum in Harlem and the Santa Monica Museum of Art as part of the exhibition Freestyle. Tracie Morris is a multidisciplinary performance poet who has worked in theater, dance, music, and film and teaches performance poetry at Sarah...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 31–38.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the tragic reality of what we are faced with and the aesthetics of poetic composition? MA: In the composition of poetry, something that is very difficult to face is brought within the purview of language, into a zone of images, and is...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): np.
Published: 01 March 2004
... is on issues of nationalism and authenticity in nineteenth-century Bengali poetry, and she is writing a book on this subject tentatively titled “Poetry and the Nation State.” She is also editing a comprehensive edition of the works of Henry Louis Vivian Derozio for Oxford University Press, Delhi...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): np.
Published: 01 June 2000
... completed a manuscript entitled “Los Angeles in the Time of the Electric Railway: Race, Gender, and the Urban Imagination.” Frances Negrón-Muntaner is a filmmaker, writer, journalist, and cul- tural critic. Her first collection of poetry, Anatomy of a Smile...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): np.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Hauntings: Gender, Colonialism, and Desire in Miraji’s Urdu Poetry (Stanford University Press), which reads gender, sexuality, and grief in twentieth-century Urdu poetic movements. Her current project on risk, insurance, and pensions in South Asia opens with the early East India Company...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 131–133.
Published: 01 September 2016
... overloading people. It’s good to have too much work! (It’s certainly better than not having enough). Second, to borrow a phrase from someone else, it’s quite possible to be an “unoriginal genius”! That’s how Marjorie Perloff describes poetry content guru Kenneth Goldsmith, who once threatened to print out the...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 103–122.
Published: 01 March 2004
... judging and analysing Rabindranath’s term aitihasik poetry and achievements in literature from a historical/materialist [aiti- pandit as hasik bastubaad] standpoint. Because of this, a suppressed grief and dis...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., including HIV/AIDS and sexuality education. Melanie Nicholson is associate professor of Spanish at Bard College. She is the author of Evil, Madness, and the Occult in Argentine Poetry (University Press of Florida) and has published articles on twentieth-cen­ tury Latin American poetry in...