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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 107–110.
Published: 01 June 2008
... by enacting a Lacanian mirror relation — he attacks his own model of sovereignty in slashing the curtain, confusing what it hides with a stage, a Romanized theatrical politics. The Roman wounds only himself in transgressing the presumed body of the Jewish...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... critique. We could go to, say, the Roman Forum in the period of the republic, to see how public space configured forgetting and belonging, how its holding capacity encoded particular logics of citizenship and permanence. Between the second century BCE and the first century AD a round masonry tower...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 81–102.
Published: 01 June 2007
... for occasional glances and a few smirks, those at the cruises down first two tables seem to ignore these undocumented subjects, who likewise seem to frequent the place. The blond couple moves to their SUV. the street. A few Roman, Margarita, and Victor, all of Barrio Libre...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Spyer • Painting Christianity in Postconflict Ambon Figure 1. Mural of Christ, Judas, and a Roman soldier. Ambon, 2003; courtesy of the author to see murals of Christ surrounded by Roman soldiers stretching out on public walls, a monumental replica of a Warner Sallman original of Christ’s face...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 103–125.
Published: 01 March 2006
... This, it appears, is as far as the superior workers, and even their dreams, may go. As Roman Jakobson recalled in his memoirs: “Still in childhood, when I was asked what I wanted to be, I would answer: ‘An inventor, and if that doesn’t work out — a writer.’ ”52...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 21–34.
Published: 01 June 2005
... a historical trajectory of relationships between surveillance technology and bodies. The Ephraimites who engaged in the unsuccessful phonatory acts were trying to manage what the linguist Roman Jakobson refers to as the “two sides” of the sign: the sound, which is “the material side,” and the meaning...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
...- ing of this Congress yesterday morning, recalled pathetically that Gaul Social Text 103 • Summer 2010 13 3 had once been colonized by the Romans, adding that the Gauls had not retained too unhappy memories...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 91–108.
Published: 01 March 2012
... x 91.5 cm. Courtesy of the artist made up of Roman letters that form English words. Tian shu is even more radical (see fig. 10). It is made up of several thousand invented nonsense...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2013
... be seen at www.careyyoung.com/past/bodytechniques.html. 2. Giorgio Agamben discusses the history of extralegal zones, tracing their history back to the iustitium of Roman times, in Giorgio Agamben, State of Exception, trans. K. Attell (Chicago...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 59–78.
Published: 01 September 2008
...- ogy, Bishop Fernando Figueiredo is a confessed adherent to the Catholic Charismatic movement but also one of the key influential national clerical figures who has geared the CCR to become ever more subservient and internal to the Roman Curia. While...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... on Hosanna-Tabor ,” 835–37 . 30 Sullivan, “Going to Law.” 29 Sullivan, “The World That Smith Made.” 28 Even this process of exemption is now under legal challenge. In spring 2016, the Court heard Little Sisters v. Burwell , in which the plaintiffs (an organization of Roman...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
...: Containment A hostis is not a stranger in general . . . hostis is “the stranger in so far as he is recognized as enjoying equal rights to those of Roman citizens.” This rec- ognition of rights implies a certain...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 219–233.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., and David Eng immediately come to mind, and completely do older work by José Esteban Muñoz, David Roman, and Jacqui Alexander provide the critical backdrop against which and from which this new work without emerges.2 Queer work on race has become...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
... This observation is surely as true in China as anywhere else. Social Text 109 • Winter 2012 2 3 Notes The romanization of Chinese characters in this special issue is not consistent...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and the ex-urban locations where the majority of workers and squatters live in global cities of the South. For Burton’s critique, see Le roman marron: Études sur la littérature martiniquaise contemporaine (The Runaway Novel: Essays on the Contemporary Literature of Martinique) (Paris: L’Harmattan, 1997...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 115–122.
Published: 01 December 2007
... states and in the Roman Republic; or else, should tool for the society preserve itself in being as a force or as a religious authority, for instance, it appears as inner corruption and complete degeneration.”8 accomplishment In a colonial...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that Guatemala, a once overwhelmingly Roman Catholic country, is now as much as 60 percent Pentecostal and Charismatic Christian, the Protestant- ism here proves critically important.4 It not only rearticulates Christian liberation’s political coordinates...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... it was adopted by the French and German communists of the 1830s and 1840s. Long before the advancing male proletarian of the IWW posters, proletariat was derived from a Roman census term that meant “one who contributes nothing to the state except...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 119–150.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Americanism and the critical literature that attempts to assess them. Film genres like science fiction, westerns, crime thrillers, and roman- tic comedies have proven particularly productive at constructing images of the Anglo – Latin...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... either immunity or self-defense had any biological valence whatsoever, they had deep and complex legal and political significance. Immunity was first conceived during the Roman Empire and has served from then until now as one of the most important means by which conflicting political...