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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 83-106.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Frances Negrón-Muntaner Duke University Press 2000 4. Negron 4/24/00 11:23 AM Page 83 Feeling Pretty WEST SIDE STORY AND PUERTO RICAN IDENTITY DISCOURSES...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (1 (102)): 59-85.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Jennifer Stoever-Ackerman This essay examines the sonic archive of tape recording artist Tony Schwartz, in particular his 1955 Folkways album Nueva York: A Tape Documentary of Puerto Rican New Yorkers . Working from assumptions located in sound studies, I argue that Schwartz's recordings are...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
...: Wal-Mart and the Making of Christian Free Enterprise is forth- coming from Harvard University Press. Frances Negrón-Muntaner is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, and scholar. She is the author of Boricua Pop: Puerto Ricans and the Latiniza- tion of American Culture (NYU Press), a 2004 Choice...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81-98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... work, including African Americans, Jamaicans, Haitians, Puerto Ricans and Mexicans. With this turnover in New York’s farm workforce, some farmworkers have left agricultural employment and settled in the state’s communities...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 219-233.
Published: 01 December 2005
... queen’s, the viewer’s), forced to squirm under the camera’s gaze and be painfully vulnerable, belongs not to a white gay man like Warhol but to a Puerto Rican drag queen. In this excruciating screen test, the drag queen consents...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 171-191.
Published: 01 December 2005
... & Tomorrow”; remarks on the topic of gay shame by the conference’s organizers, David of labor resulted Halperin and Valerie Traub; and a discussion with Douglas Crimp about his reading of the Warhol film. Mario Montez, a Puerto Rican drag queen...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37-58.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Rican Vic Power’s delayed entry into the majors vividly demonstrated how race continued to have an impact on the professional aspirations of black Latinos after the start of integration. Power languished for three years in the early 1950s with the New York Yankees’ top minor- league...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 7-28.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Torruellas, and Ana L. Juarbe. 1992 . Responses to poverty among Puerto Rican women:Identity, community, and cultural citizenship . New York: Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, Hunter College. Duara, Prasenjit. 1997 . Nationalist among transnationals: Overseas Chinese and the idea of China, 1900-1911...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141-155.
Published: 01 December 2005
... accounts. A Puerto Rican informant told me that while he initially did not see himself implicated in the imagined terrorist havens supposedly embedded in Middle Eastern and South Asian immigrant communities, he neverthe...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89-110.
Published: 01 June 2006
... only were the Philippines a political possession, but a visual possession as well, to be gazed at in the comfort of the American home.”43 In Olivares’s book, photographs of naked indigenous Filipino women were displayed alongside the clothed images of Cuban and Puerto Rican women (fig. 4...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (1 (102)): 1-12.
Published: 01 March 2010
... issue is extraordinarily promiscuous. Sources include scientific experiments with the deaf; newspaper accounts of recordings of lynchings; CDs by Anglo – Sri Lankan dance music/hip-hop sensation M.I.A.; street sounds from a Puerto Rican neighborhood in 1950s Manhattan; a school...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 83-98.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Allow me to begin this article with a poem by the late Chicago-­born Puerto Rican poet Rane Arroyo that, to my mind, captures an effort to sexually disorganize Chicago’s notorious geographical divides. Arroyo’s “Homesick for America” zeroes in on Chicago’s major architecture — monuments and...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 55-72.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... Much as Setha Low “spatialized culture” in On the Plaza (2000), this essay also 56 Carolyn Pinedo Turnovsky attempts to “spatialize” interacting “social relations and processes in a Situated in social space.”6 In her analyses of Costa Rican plazas, Low...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (1 (102)): 107-124.
Published: 01 March 2010
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 87-104.
Published: 01 December 2014
... painting sold), Warhol eventually arrived at the idea of painting the Social Text 121 • Vol. 32, No. 4 • Winter 2014 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2820448  © 2014 Duke University Press 8 7 mostly black and Puerto Rican drag queens...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1-12.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., suburban, and rural locations.2 Taken as a whole, the issue maps out how new immigrants, their advo- cates, public officials, as well as old destination community members (including “old” Latinos/as — Puerto Ricans, Dominicans, and...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 13-22.
Published: 01 June 2007
... would be fought along military the risk-capable lines, a reform whose most tragic symptom (especially for victims of Hur- ricane Katrina) was in making the Federal Emergency Management Asso- have become ciation (FEMA) a subordinate of the Department of...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43-74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... to be classifed as an enemy combatant, whom the Bush administration placed in a military brig for three years without right to a trial. Padilla, a second-­generation Puerto Rican, was imprisoned earlier in his life as a member of the Latin Kings gang...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 9-20.
Published: 01 September 2002
... 22 coalition developed as a Mothers of the Disappeared organization to reject the violence and the brutality of this normalized white vigilantism. Then the CIA–crack cocaine trafficking stories finally broke. Hillary Clinton compelled her husband to free Puerto Rican political prisoners to win...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 71-85.
Published: 01 December 2014
... small part I took up, as an audi- ence member, in the drama of Pedro’s life. My twenty-­year-­old self did not register Pedro as other than white, despite his name and accent. I did not really strongly position him among the predominantly Puerto Rican...