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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
... descendants to enrich the accounts of Britain’s racial capitalist imperial order. The study concludes with a reading of Maxwell Philip’s 1854 novel Emmanuel Appadocca as a reflection on the potentials of black redress and black critique from within the necrospeculative order of colonial postemancipation. The...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 161–165.
Published: 01 December 2014
... redress. Affective Difference David L. Eng Shouting down utopia is an easy move. It is perhaps even easier than smearing psychoanalytic or deconstructive reading practices with the charge of nihilism. The antiutopian critic of today has a well-­worn war chest of...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... or, more generally, the affective contours of liberal reason? These questions become especially important given contemporary definitions of reparations in politics and political theory characterizing it as a kind of corrective justice seeking to redress a long history of colonial violence and...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to enumerate and digitize early modern black diasporic life. The article engages those critiques in light of black diasporic communities’ battles for justice and redress and the forms these have taken online, such as Afrofuturism, eBlack Studies, and Digital Alchemy. It argues that, while digitizing...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
... that redresses a site of African American women’s social trauma. Early but the pain in the novel, Nel’s mother, Helene, finds her carefully crafted femininity as a proud black bourgeoisie pulled down—literally—when she is called, of living in a in front of...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
... fun, impropriety truly is. 1 See Shah, Contagious Divides ; Lowe, Immigrant Acts ; Bascara, “Cultural Politics of Redress” ; and Espiritu, “‘We-Win-Even-When-We-Lose’ Syndrome.” 2 See Cho, Haunting the Korean Diaspora ; and Pate, From Orphan to Adoptee. 3 See...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 107–110.
Published: 01 June 2008
... to render customary monetary pay- ment — oppression brings its own exotic rates of exchange such as the gnat’s haunting of Titus’s skull. In Walter Benjamin’s analysis of the seventeenth- century Trauerspiel, the exemplary representation and redress of...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... adequate either to explain or to redress the experience of HIV/AIDS in South Africa: Since the beginning of the pandemic, the focus of discourse and policies throughout the world solely on the medical aspects of the illness, and since...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Aftermath of Slavery . New York : Vintage . Martin Michael T. Yaquinto Marilyn . 2007 . Redress for Historical Injustices in the United States: On Reparations for Slavery, Jim Crow, and Other Legacies . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Mintz Sidney Price Richard . (1976...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 63–82.
Published: 01 June 2018
... constitutional protection. But for non-Indigenous US citizens, demands for redress and redistribution more often than not are demands that the United States honor the rights of US citizenship as guaranteed by the Constitution. Hence, the fact that the imposition of US civil rights is the source of, and therefore...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 142–147.
Published: 01 December 2015
... experiences of the enslaved.2 And yet all of these scholars take this silence as a provocation to rethink history and its methods; fur- ther, the effort to redress silence is met by these scholars not simply with a strategy of digging deeper and wider to...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 81–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
... capacities — for critique and cure — of depressed speech and depres- experience —  sion itself. In her account, the structure of language is symptom as well as mode of redress and revelation, allowing us to think not only about the and have subjectivity of the depressed but also, I suggest, about the...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 63–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
...-jerk antistatist ideology that drives much of Horowitz’s activism, it is site as a prelude rather ironic that he has now begun pleading for a form of state-mandated affirmative action for conservatives, but contemporary cultural warriors to seeking redress tend to be caught up in such...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 19–39.
Published: 01 June 2018
... jurisdictional authority and the Cherokee’s 1899 agreement to allotment. The criminally fraudulent and armed conflicts that characterized Lenape land cessions and relocations would never be redressed by the United States. As the Dutch and English before them, the US claimed plenary power in abrogating...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2014
... are all problems of the will. Such statements erase the possi- bility of building coalitions, seeking redress, advancing collective claims, and so forth. Without appealing to a normative liberal theory of political action, invocations of the will generate a wedge between the political and the...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 275–284.
Published: 01 December 2005
... required that the relationship be between consenting adults. The Supreme Court ruling in Lawrence produced a privacy shield for homosexual couples. Kennedy’s opinion focused on redressing the inequal...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
... a manner of “redressing” the situation at hand.40 Dramas compromise those involved in a range of activities including what Victor Turner calls “definitional” positions. In the milieu of contemporary Europe, a “definitional” position as it relates...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 11–36.
Published: 01 March 2009
... mainstream. To redress these conditions, blacks within the government and without have focused their efforts on over- turning the ban on the collection of ethnic statistics. Such data, they argue, could provide a critical basis of knowledge from...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 177–188.
Published: 01 September 2002
... antisovereign designs on the region. To remember the lessons of Aeschylus, and to refuse this cycle of revenge in the name of justice, means not only to seek legal redress for wrongs done, but to take stock of how the world has become formed in...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 95–110.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Palestinian leaders and confirmed by the African National Congress’s Freedom Charter of 1955. Disputed issues are the terms of coexistence, the meaning of equal citizenship, and how to redress the legacy of past injustice.1 The notion of “settler societies” carries explana- tory weight only if varieties...