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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 67–94.
Published: 01 December 2009
... eyes, hands, shoulders, hips, feet. These things are citational in that they arrange and propel bodies in recognizable ways, through paths of evocative movement that have been traveled before. I use the term script as a theatrical professional might, to denote not a rigid dictation of performed action...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., emplotting James’s engagement with the Missourian sharecroppers within a deeper, circum-Caribbean history of agrarian revolt. Taylor argues that although rural subalterns might be fated to disappear from narratives of national capitalist development, James’s writings show how their scripts of resistance...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
... literature on this wall to align these representations homogenously with resistance. More than resisting a specific regime, many of these images enter into global conversations about the circulation of power. Images of resistance scripted and consumed by those who observe suffering from afar are juxtaposed...
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Social Text (1 June 2016) 34 (2 (127)): 71–87.
Published: 01 June 2016
... as his writings attended to the specificities of 1950s television, including the importance of stereotypes as holdovers from radio comedy, the constraints of studio shooting, the standards of script development, and the complicated reception of “common sense.” What remains now is to bring the...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Esteban Muñoz, this essay suggests that sincerity also encodes racialized scripts of proper and improper affect and aligns them with dominant Christianity. Copyright © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 neoliberalism US Supreme Court pastoral power religious freedom sincerity In Holt v. Hobbs (574 U.S...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 39–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., with the word EXIT written at the city’s exit routes. A small photograph on a wall with a script that reveals the relationship between clouds and other ways of escape advises us to take a bit of freedom from both our bodies and our minds. This work was installed to give a magical feeling at first...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
... on a collection of her essays and scripts. Kevin Gaines teaches in the history department and the Center for Afro-American and African Studies at the University of Michigan. He is writing a book on African American and West Indian expatriates in...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): np.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of O. J. Simpson,” in Birth of a Nation’hood: Gaze, Script, and Spectacle in the O. J. Simpson Case, ed. Toni Morrison and Claudia Brodsky Lacour (Pantheon, 1997). She is currently writing a book on crossover represen- tations of African American women. Sylvère Lotringer is a professor of...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2005
... access to visual technology and aid youth in creating visual media from the perspective of (almost always racialized and impoverished) youth. Scripting Youth During the fi rst two...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group A collaboratively written prose poem about failure. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 bodies collectivity failure There is a little secret about normal: most people aren’t. Most people break the rules, most people deviate from the script, most people fail...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 31–38.
Published: 01 September 2002
... us, here now at the edge of a city time of crisis blown up at its southern tip, the work of art must use the frame of the real, translating a script almost illegible, a code of traumatic recovery. because it can In its rhythms the poem, the artwork, can...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 47–66.
Published: 01 September 2000
... progress. Gyanendra Pandey, the other historian whose work I will speak about here, looks at excess as it interrupts the placement of different scripts that tell the events occur- ring in a particular place. Both historians...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2013
... white space. He interprets a script composed of legal terms from a commercial contract. The details of the contract have been omitted, leaving a list of words such as “contract,” “parties,” “ten- der,” and “service.” The actor delivers the words one by one, starting “in character” as a lawyer...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): np.
Published: 01 December 2005
... at Rutgers University. She works on queer globalizations, South Asian diasporas, gay and lesbian tourism, and sexual scripts of terrorism. Her articles have appeared in GLQ, Signs, Society and Space, Feminist Review, Radical History Review, Antipode, and...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 219–233.
Published: 01 December 2005
... adult queer sexuality draws, for better or for worse. The sexual and emotional scripts that queer life draws on, and that oppose the scripts of normativity, are indebted oddly to this early experi- ence with shame, denial, and misrecognition. When we seek to reclaim...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 67–91.
Published: 01 December 2001
... internationalism. 31 January. www.ased.org/documents/global/women/views/khool.htm . Mehdi, Samina. 1993 . Play highlights plight of women. Dawn, 13 March. Nadeem, Shahid. n.d. Dukhini. Unpublished play script. ____. Jhalli kithay jaavey . n.d. Unpublished play script. Nadeem, Shahid, and Madeeha...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 83–114.
Published: 01 March 2009
... takes to shoot such a photo would have cost far more time getting a child of this age to be still, even for the split second of a shutter snap. But perhaps we should step back, rather than forward, to appreciate more of the script this image writes...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 47–66.
Published: 01 June 2011
... with a repeated set of political narratives in public discourse and popular imagination. In particular, commission scholars and participants have often articulated scripts of healing, of transfor- mative...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 27–31.
Published: 01 December 2014
... effect. Uncanny. It was exactly what happened at a memorial event a month earlier — I read my script, words about our friend, and just at the end there was a crack. One crack, an echo of another. A few months later I taste the...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Patell is clinical assistant professor and associate director of trauma and violence transdisciplinary studies at New York University. She has recently published essays on mourning, the ethics and violence of reading, pedagogy, and untranslatability. She is finishing a book manu- script on...