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Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of these questions through the author’s attempts to replicate both the music and the costuming of Pussy Riot, and through the theorizations of music/antimusic and masking/unmasking of various political theorists, including the members of Pussy Riot themselves. © 2013 Duke University Press 2013...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
... slavery. The particular ways in which the Brazilian state and its British counterparts crafted these archives shed light on the narratives of freedom that they produced and caution us against replicating them in our own desire for satisfying stories of, for example, the Age of Emancipation and the triumph...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of slavery threatens to replicate the death work of the slave ship register, black digital practice offers a way of thinking through black life by invoking what the #transformDH collective has described as the digital humanities’ potential for “social justice, accessibility, and inclusion.” It suggests...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 115–122.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Alberto Moreiras © 2007 Duke University Press 2007 Freedom from Transculturation A Response to Priscilla Archibald Why do replicants hate being replicants in Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (2 (143)): 97–119.
Published: 01 June 2020
... subjects and so taking up the challenge of transforming the “replicator codes” of “symbolic life/death” that strengthen and regenerate through our neural reward pathways. In a sense, Wynter’s account here of neuroplasticity is not plastic enough. As Eva Jablonka and Marion J. Lamb argue...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
...’ replication apparatus to reproduce at a slow and steady rate.”16 As for the viruses we don’t know about — ­which are legion — ­well, we just don’t know. The omnipresence of viruses, coupled with their general inoffensiveness...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 123–126.
Published: 01 December 2007
... for something specifically political rather than cultural, however, seems oddly incongruent in an essay that develops its definition of subjectivity from a science fiction film. One might argue that I am taking the “replicant” theory of colonized subjectivities all too literally...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... be one of the few events capable of eliciting real feelings in a culture that lives the pseudo-reality of the commodity. Even the destruction of the twin towers has been absorbed into spectacle, played back to us in replicate and rememorialized for media diffusion at every possible occasion...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... simu- lation, artificial intelligence, and stealth weapons are the supposed keys to victory. In this respect, it replicates the rhetoric of high-tech globalization, which claims to occupy a clean, smooth space in the command-and-control...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (4 (77)): 127–138.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of rampant individualism and the culture of commodity replication (whose apparent contradiction has recently found resolution in the reported birth of the first cloned human), are doomed to the fear that every individual event will spawn its...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 37–54.
Published: 01 September 2021
... position in relation to the question of difference posed by the Lacanian phallus—which the “urinary segregation” of the binary-gendered public toilet itself replicates and reproduces in the built environment. Transphobia, in this view, is the fear of confronting the other that has crossed out of its proper...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 27–31.
Published: 01 December 2014
... on the aspect of the body. It was good to read that writing about Adrian’s work, but it was also hard because to talk about Adrian was to replicate and tap into the shock and sadness of his passing. It is difficult to speak and, worse (for me...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 25–49.
Published: 01 September 2004
...- loid or halved nucleic material XX and XY—and division, mitochondria replicate much like bacterial cells. When they get too large, they undergo fi ssion. Of course, the mitochondria must fi rst replicate their DNA, which is circular...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
... relations, too — ­like pair-­bonding and partnership. The towers (one slightly shorter than the other) replicated the classic side-­by-­side couple in American Gothic. Their horizontal equiva- lence configured the civic ideal of equality, imagined...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 105–123.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Spirit/queer people in Canada.” 19 Rather than embodying labor or capitalist orders, Indigenous bodies are, according to Simpson, best understood as “political orders.” Further, she continues, they represent alternative Indigenous political systems that refuse to replicate capitalism...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 149–156.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to “provincialize queer studies” is implicitly a way to reprogram its delimitations, orientations, and blind spots, as entrenched as they are in US area studies and, more generally in the US academy, where academic silos often replicate the disciplinary/interdisciplinary binary to the detriment of queer critique...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2010
... North African policy — a circumstance that we have no guarantee will not be replicated in the future.) In any case, it is clear that our struggle — the struggle of colonial peo- ples against colonialism, the struggle of peoples of color against racism— is more complex, or better yet...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., is the point to replicate a process of multiculturally educating broader publics of the histories of dispossession so that they can feel just a little bit more for a few more people? To attempt to engage these questions, let’s turn to amnesia itself. Amnesia is a disability of losing or having little...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 113–152.
Published: 01 December 2017
... replicated and dispersed a global network built on the mores and moralities of British domesticity masking the circulation and containment of other types of information. In this sense, British Empire provides a logic of centrality, widely dispersing control while at the same time tightening its moral...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., community projects that replicated the rural homes of the Puerto Rican highlands and that were used symbolically as centers of Puerto Rican culture and identity. The casita movement was a ruralization and ethnicization...