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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2018
... incommensurable relation. We are relations hipped. This essay was written collaboratively as part of a book sprint. See “How This Text Was Written” (in this issue) for more information on the process. 1 Moten and Harney, Undercommons , 92 . 2 Du Bois, Souls of Black Folk ; Ellison...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 37–66.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Christopher Newfield Duke University Press 2004 Jurassic U THE STATE OF UNIVERSITY-INDUSTRY RELATIONS Concerns about the university’s business deals are as old as the university...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... recent turn in affect studies emphasizing the redemptive quality of love in the reparative process by offering a very different reading that I describe as “colonial object relations.” Attention to colonial object relations reveals the ways in which affect is unevenly distributed in the history of liberal...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of sociality, as assimilated yet socially isolated, unrelatable subjects. Asian American asociality is not a refusal of the social, the relational, and the minoritarian world-making possibilities they hold. Instead, it is a means of inhabiting and navigating the social and relational differently to...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 41–61.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Jodi Kim This essay offers an investigation of US settler colonialism and military empire, a conjunction theorized as settler modernity, in the post–World War II era. It argues that settler modernity is an ensemble of relations significantly structured and continually reproduced through manifold...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 77–103.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Christina Crosby; Janet R. Jakobsen As one approach to the left of queer, the authors explore the juncture between queer studies and disability studies. Queer disability studies offers ways of conceptualizing the world as relationally complex, thus contributing additional pathways for the long...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
... way in which culture functions as hinge between these two intellectual formations, we draw on the literary-historical terminology of genre in order to posit a humanities-based approach that is capable of attending the relations among aesthetic form, formations of capital, and institutionally...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2019
... black and indigenous peoples in the shadow of the imposition of colonial power; and (c) a shared political present of planetary shifts related to colonial configurations of time and matter. Three Anthropocenic subject positions in relation to the inhuman are discussed through aesthetic encounters on the...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 87–112.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., Brooklyn, and the Ruffneck Constructivist show (2014) in Philadelphia—and the debates they generated. A Subtlety thematized the gentrification of Williamsburg by putting it into relation with forms of humiliation associated with slavery. It also cast Walker, with some irony, as the scapegoat for related...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 19–39.
Published: 01 June 2018
... the property of European and North American legal philosophy and practice. 6 So when Simpson argues that land is both “context and process” she is referring to a land that defines a mode of relationality and related set of ethics and protocols for lived social responsibilities and governance...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 1–15.
Published: 01 June 2017
... situates Hocquenghem’s text in relation to Michel Foucault’s reflections about origins of politics in ancient Greek in his first lecture course at the Collège de France, which took place the year before Hocquenghem’s book appeared, to suggest that the relation between the sexual and the political may...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 71–101.
Published: 01 March 2011
...James Delbourgo This essay explores the interpenetration of the botanical and the human in Hans Sloane's engagement with cacao as a species and chocolate as a commodity, in relation to his late seventeenth-century voyage to Jamaica, and subsequent claims that he invented milk chocolate. How, it is...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 129–150.
Published: 01 December 2011
... representation of the Nanjing Massacre in relation to two other texts, The Good Man of Nanking: The Diaries of John Rabe and The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II , and examine the intricate power relations revolving around these contemporary discourses of the human in representations of...
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Social Text (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 (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 83–106.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Randy Martin The massive capital bailout launched in 2008 proceeded on a threat that without it “there would be no economy.” What if that turned out to be the case? Capital had claimed economy as the name of its social relations: the task here is to explore what social logic is disclosed through...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Martijn Oosterbaan This article explores the ways in which Pentecostal media, especially electro-acoustic media, are integrated in the everyday life of a favela in Rio de Janeiro. It argues that the popularity of Pentecostal radio has to be understood in relation to the sociocultural meaning of...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 159–164.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Theodor W. Adorno This article explores the notion of contribution and the role of emigrant intellectuals in relation to their new cultural context. Using the example of German exiles in the United States, Adorno suggests that if emigrants find the demands for intellectual independence in discord...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
... literary fiction by Joao Gilberto Noll and a documentary by Santiago León, the article argues that cultural representations of precarity produce a reflection on a new status of subjectivity vis a vis a redefined relation with the common. © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 Improper Selves Cultures of...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
... after the Civil War. It contends that fantasies and projections of white settler nostalgia remain resonant in contemporary gun rights debates, while the Second Amendment’s inextricable relations to settler colonialism, slavery, and white supremacy remain suppressed. Copyright © 2019 Duke University...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
... author argues that “postemancipation” is in fact not a past historical period but a critical designation of the social and relational terms of our present. Figure 1 James Roberts’s valuation return. National Archives of the United Kingdom, PRO 10/15. Figure 1. James Roberts’s valuation return...