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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Rachel Sarah O'Toole Duke University Press 2007 From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru BECOMING A BRAN DIASPORA WITHIN SPANISH SLAVERY On a Sunday of rest in 1662, three enslaved men from today’s Guinea- Rachel Sarah Bissau disrupted the dancing and...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 2013
... providing a detailed analysis of Clint Eastwood’s 2003 film Mystic River , which uses the dominant image repertoire of pedophilia to recraft “minority” white masculinity as apposite yet somehow also oppositional to the encroachments of neoliberalism. Mystic River recombines residual forms of noir with...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Aftermath There is an uncommon light in the sky Pale petals are scored into stone. I want to write of the linden tree That stoops at the edge of the river But its leaves are filled with insects With wings the color of dry blood. At the far side of the river Hudson By the southern tip of our...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 107–108.
Published: 01 March 2013
... journalism, but have never been discussed critically. The image published with this issue’s interview with Benderson shows a transsexual performer in a now-­defunct New York club called Edelweiss, near the Hudson River in Midtown Manhattan. Benderson’s photograph shows the performer, Michelle, in a...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 15–23.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Kubla Khan A stately pleasure-dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunless sea. — Samuel Taylor Coleridge, “Kubla Khan” The finite condition of natural resources increasingly presses down upon the here and now, wherein water stands as the...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
...-Portillo 1 The Tepoztlán Institute for the Transnational History of the Americas  Pamela Voekel and Elliott Young 9 From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru: Becoming a Bran Diaspora within Spanish Slavery  Rachel Sarah O’Toole 19 Sexuality and Gender in Transnational...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 45–66.
Published: 01 December 2009
... authorial preoccupations with other “linear topographical features,”23 namely, rivers and roads that linked the valley to the subcontinental plains before 1947. The subsequent diminution of their capacity to connect across the spaces Social Text 101...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... By nature, we mean the mountains, plains, rivers, beaches, and oceans that are visible to the 4,500 species of mammals, 10,000 species of birds, 20,000 species of fish, the between 2 and 30 million species of insects...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... — Bushwick.” 4 Haraway, “Cyborg Manifesto,” 292 . References #FFFFFF Walls . 2013 . “ Korakrit Arunanondchai — Bushwick .” June . ffffffwalls.com/2013/06/korakrit-arunanondchai/ . Fleming David . 2016 . Lean Logic: A Dictionary of the Future and How to Survive It . White River...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 2018
...” subway dancers in New York. Just yesterday I watched in awe a frenzied performance that fused virtuosic acrobatics and pole dancing all while hurtling under the East River in a cramped subway car. As I held my breath in anticipation for the next flip or handstand, I couldn’t help but notice the cuts and...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 87–107.
Published: 01 September 2014
...- Social Text 120 • Fall 2014 91 Figure 2. Large sheet of paper titled “Chart of Animism,” presumed to have been used to illustrate a lecture by E. B. Tylor, circa 1888 – 98. Copyright Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford (PRM 1944.1.84.3...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2015
...- nent twilight in a forest filled with marshes, mosquitoes, snakes, rivers with crocodiles, and the people of the forest, “the most primitive men on the surface of the earth,” as the Dutch authorities in the camp liked to point out, “head-­cutters and...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2018
... its history through the open-pit coltan mines, the city-sized factory compounds of the Pearl River Delta, and the two Internet backbone lines that intersect directly below Google’s New York City headquarters. Choosing what stories to tell about the various political, economic, and cultural...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... Kelsay, Gaines, and Porter’s original plan was to throw Weaver’s body into a nearby river, and the three had even purchased cinder blocks to weigh him to the river’s floor. However, the three feared that the body would surface, so after the murder they returned to the Walmart where the supplies...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2008
... proportions by displaced peasants. Where the future lies for this new exponential growth in China, linking the coastal megacities along the Pearl River and Yangtze River deltas — Shenzen, Guanzhou (Canton), Zhuhai, Shanghai — with the hinterland in a series of interlocking high...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., There Is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America (New York: Random House, 1983); V. P. Franklin, Black Self-Determination: A Cultural History of African American Resistance (1984; reprint, Brooklyn, N.Y.: Lawrence Hill Books...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 57–81.
Published: 01 June 2015
... idealized reflections on human suffering.15 The Han River estuary, shared by North and South Korea, has been a source for symbolic activity as well. In 2000, after a summit between the two Koreas, a group of artists and activists were allowed to float...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... Arvind Jain (London: Routledge, 2001), 214. 4. Much was reported on the entanglements of the Bush administration. Representative sources from which this information was culled can be found online at: William Rivers Pitt, “They’re Still a Bunch of Crooks,” truthout, 14 November 2002...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
... fraction of the 24/7 river of movement on its streets and highways. Although the “infeasibility” of public transit for everyday travel has been drilled into the public consciousness, it remains a lifeline for scores of low-income people unable to buy a car or shoulder the costs of insurance...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 131–138.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Carlos Ulises Decena; Margaret Gray Duke University Press 2006 Putting Transnationalism to Work An Interview with Filmm aker Ale x River a Alex Rivera, the son of a Peruvian immigrant and a native of New Jersey, Carlos Ulises has been making...