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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the study 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...
Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 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 Figure 1. Author...
Social Text (1 March 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...
Social Text (1 December 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? Is Alberto Moreiras it because of their fear of...
Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
... take advantage of the cells’ 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...
Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 123–126.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., 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, but the way that the poetic register in Moreiras’s essay...
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... 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 networks of the first-world global cities...
Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... provoking “illegitimate alarm,” the hoax may 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...
Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 27–31.
Published: 01 December 2014
... dispossession. It can take 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...
Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 127–138.
Published: 01 December 2003
... 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 unwanted copycat replicant. So...
Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2010
... government full powers to carry out its 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...
Social Text (1 September 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 as...
Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... approach that might forge other means for and engagements with those devalued? How should we recount? Asked differently, 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...
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
....” Because my aim is to describe political work that took place amid massive community building efforts, I wanted to avoid replicating the bias in the Reconstruction historiography toward showing the political primarily as electoral and institutional. The...
Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2010
... represent an acoustic waveform, spectrograms thus depicted its percep- tion. Deaf educators and others gradually admitted that the eye could not be made to behave as an ear; this failure was resolved through media that replicated or translated hearing...
Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 69–90.
Published: 01 June 2017
... make a microphone that better matched the transductive work of the cilia of the inner ear and the translation by the brain but to ground the category of noise in the physiological range of human hearing and modes of perception, thereby objectifying the subjective. To objectify (though not replicate) a...
Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 91–108.
Published: 01 March 2012
... wide- awake study — is a mode that none other than Michel Foucault has called “singularly modern.”1 Another painting, Bamboo Cabinet (2002), replicates a piece of Ming dynasty bamboo furniture (see ﬁg. 9). Liu painted the cabinet strip by strip and to scale, a process that took four years...
Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 47–57.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the boundaries and malleability of the body through practices of replication, duplication, and effigy. In his videoEdward and Me (2000), he performs a four-and-a-half-minute frenetic and contorted series of movements outside a suburban supermarket entrance in a choreographic improvisation...
Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 97–107.
Published: 01 December 2009
... from Sunday afternoon to early Tuesday morning, was replicated in many other Greek cities and abroad, with strange and unanticipated feedback in Athens. The final tally: all the ATMs in the city center were destroyed, and dozens of banks, government buildings, businesses, and cars set on...
Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2002
... perform—the very contrasts they pose among modes of inquiry and objects of study—are a crucial forum for progressive knowledge production, one still not replicated in any other sector of society. The collective has also found itself coming back to the title of this journal. Part of the...