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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 39–67.
Published: 01 March 2022
... resources, maximizing profit for development goals by making profits off Indigenous territories in Ecuador's Yasuní region. We juxtapose this fight against extractivism with the work of an environmental justice organization to establish a community solar power cooperative in a predominantly Latinx...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (3 (112)): 125–129.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Anna McCarthy A narrative of catastrophic thinking, told through a relationship with a thing. © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Casio Anna McCarthy When I was twenty-three years old I picked up a solar-powered calculator from among the fifty-cent items at a yard sale in Chicago...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... is also affiliated with the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and the Hemispheric Institute for Performance and Politics. In 2008, she attended the Tepoztlán Institute, where she presented her essay, “Planetary Longings: Sitting in the Light of the Great Solar TV.” She is studying...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 181–191.
Published: 01 December 2014
... reading. José’s gift for stitching together commu- nities has been documented by others.2 He was the center of a sprawling solar system of artists, thinkers, lovers, and friends, a solar system he not Social Text 121 • Vol. 32, No. 4 • Winter 2014...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (4 (153)): 97–123.
Published: 01 December 2022
... the border wall into a wastewater treatment plant, rethinking border checkpoints as thruway libraries, and fashioning ports of entry as solar farms, among others. Alternatively feasible and outlandish, these recuerdos seek to “re-imagine, hyperbolize, or question the wall and its construction, cost...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Longings: Sitting in the Light of the Great Solar TV,” in World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization, ed. Mary Gallagher (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008), 210 – 11. 5. Pratt, “Planetary Longings,” 219. 6. Brent Hayes Edwards, “The Uses of Diaspora,” Social...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 65–91.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... Television, in its swaddling clothes at the time Schuyler wrote the serials, is fully developed here and used in the closed-circuit mode. Undoubtedly, the conception of solar heat for energy had been considered for some time, if not used in rudimentary form. Schuyler’s Black...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., #84, “Venta de solar los mayordomos el Sr. Nicolas” (1637), ff. 117v–118v. 43. Nicole von Germeten, Black Blood Brothers: Confraternities and Social Mobility for Afro-Mexicans (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2006), 188. 44. Brooks, Eurafricans, 73; Rodney...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 25–46.
Published: 01 September 2019
... of the cosmos with solar flares erupting in vivid tones of red, yellow, and orange and ferocious alien transports that seem to catalyze the invisible force that seems to animate the film: a seething reservoir of rage. But rage is not its frequency. The practice of care that defines Jafa’s curation...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (3 (136)): 71–91.
Published: 01 September 2018
... the documentary scales up from Sandro’s story. Like a “solar Eye,” 40 the camera shows us the shantytown where Sandro lived, the part of the city where the bus was hijacked, the detention center, and so forth, thereby mapping and making visible the spatial connections and relations that characterize the city...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 131–151.
Published: 01 March 2020
... was halted by the storm. Similarly, it was local solar that allowed people to charge medical devices when the electrical grid went down. The mutual aid projects that exist before the acute disasters become the alternatives that help people survive when disasters arise. By looking at what still works...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2012
.... It includes excerpts of classic articles by Roland Barthes, Frantz Fanon, Michel Foucault, and Louis Althusser, then moves on to posthuman gender, solar system, cyborgs, and so forth. Neil Badmington, ed., Posthumanism (New York: Palgrave, 2000). 6. See interview with Elizabeth Grosz in Gayatri...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... romance. 56. See Ellison, Imelda; Pedrosa, Imelda Marcos; and Beatriz Romualdez Fran- cia, Imelda and the Clans: A Story of the Philippines (Manila: Solar, 1988). 57. For an insightful reading of Imelda’s “performance of self,” see Christine Bacareza Balance, “Dahil Sa Iyo...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 69–92.
Published: 01 March 2021
...: this was a downwardly mobile association. I raise this in part because in all of these discussions the university of my working life is miles—no, solar systems—away from UCB and other restrictive-enrollment universities, and also so far from most of the analysis and writing flowing from critical university studies...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (4 (153)): 153–179.
Published: 01 December 2022
... Shane . “ Visionary Infrastructure: Community Solar Streetlights in Highland Park .” Journal of Visual Culture 16 , no. 2 ( 2017 ): 167 – 89 . Cahill James L. “ On the Plurality of Worlds: Jacques Yves Cousteau and Louis Malle's Silent World .” Unpublished manuscript, last modified...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2002
... to virtually exclude the labor of students, full-time lecturers, and part-time faculty from his model of the labor system. This is like modeling the solar system without the sun: he populates his “universe of faculty” with only twelve...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., by John A. Williams, was pub- lished. Quickskill thought of all the changes that would happen to make a “Thing” into an “I Am.” Tons of paper. An Atlantic of blood. Repressed energy of anger that would form enough sun to light a solar system. A burnt- out black hole. A cosmic slave...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
... into an eerie solarized silhouette (fig. 1), she continues: “I was born on 14 June 1957. I feel like I’ve been several different people in one life. My name is Cha Jung Hee. I was born on 5 November 1956. I’ve had three names, three different sets of histories. My name is Deann Borshay. I was born 3 March...