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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 21–42.
Published: 01 June 2012
... economic, and the subjective. They also coordinate (at the level of conduct) projects of capitalist accumulation with efforts at regional security. This assemblage of industries and ethics, made in the name of control, is what this article understands as the soul of security. © 2012 Duke University Press...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 47–57.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Shane Vogel This essay explores the concept of the ecstatic and the soul in the work of José Esteban Muñoz and Jean-Luc Nancy. It uses these notions to argue for an ecstatic ontology and elaborates such an ontology through the work of installation artist Dave McKenzie’s art piece Fear and Trembling...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Bethany E. Moreton Duke University Press 2007 The Soul of Neoliberalism In 1992, the champion economics student in Arkansas bore the demo- Bethany E. graphically unlikely surname of Díaz. Competing in his second language...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... soul can be deployed to create the person they purport to describe, by willing political transformation. The individual agent of willpower—“executive function,” in the argot of the cognitive sciences—becomes both the means and the end of school privatization. This body of work offers a way to read...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 145–164.
Published: 01 June 2018
... that nourishes their souls. The first rehearsal was conceived as an experiment in refusal: to refuse the search for hope or potentiality in the violence of antiblackness, settler colonialism, and predatory capitalism. The next rehearsal sought an orientation within that refusal toward a nonoptimistic...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): np.
Published: 01 December 2008
... www.alexispeskine.com. Michael Ralph, an assistant professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University, has published in Public Culture, Souls, and South Atlantic Quarterly. He is a member of the Social Text Edi- torial Collective and the Souls Editorial Working Group...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
...- tion, Du Bois refuses to represent the black maternal body as a source of belonging for African Americans. He refuses to participate in the domi- nant reproductive logic of racial nationalism. The Souls of Black Folk (1903...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2002
... “soulful” voice in contemporary R&B indicates a different form of posthumanism than the one suggested by cybertheory, a posthumanism not mired in the resid- ual effects of white liberal subjectivity, and a subjectivity located in the...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): np.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Soul. Alondra Nelson is a doctoral candidate in the graduate program in American studies at New York University and coeditor with Thuy Linh N. Tu and Alicia Headlam Hines of Technicolor: Race, Technology, and Every- day Life (New York University Press, 2001). Kalí Tal’s scholarship spans a...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Imaginaries of the Post-Soul Era (University of Minnesota Press). José Esteban Muñoz is associate professor and chair of performance stud- ies at New York University. His most recent book is Cruising Utopia: The Here and Now of Queer Futurity (NYU Press). His book Feeling Brown: Ethnicity, Affect, and...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
... orientation is persistently disavowed. As I show below, the procedures of emancipation involved attempts to resurrect value from the dead and absent souls of enslaved people, just as it sought to convert the symbolic and material wealth of the ruined slavery regime into the mobile, circulating investments of...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... soul visit her mutilated parts? How much shall a body be home? Under these burnt balconies of air, Autumnal duty that greets us. At night, a clarinet solo I put on: Bird song pitched to a gorge, a net of cries. Later a voice caught on a line: “See we’ve touched the bird’s throat.” (New...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Hysteria and History: A Meditation on Mexico  Frida Gorbach 85 The Soul of Neoliberalism  Bethany E. Moreton 103 Representing Global Labor  Michael Denning 125 Contributors Rosío Córdova Plaza is a research...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 121–127.
Published: 01 June 2011
... from travel, before departing, yet again. The ninth and final section of Levi-­Strauss’s Tristes Tropiques is titled “The Return.” Would you become an anthropologist, sell your soul in some devil’s pact, if they guaranteed you will live 101 years? The travelogue was praised by Georges Bataille...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the inner life of race and grasp “racisms of both body and soul.” 17 What if religion is part of this inner life of race and racism? Medovoi proposes a mutual relay between religion and race in medieval Christianity and well into the present-day, with racialized notions of difference projected onto...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 17–35.
Published: 01 March 2017
...—becoming a relationless Buddha (or soul). Leaving the cemetery, we see the plot assigned the displaced dead. In this corner of the graveyard, labeled muenhaka , the grass is overgrown, and there are no offerings of any kind. Most cemeteries have these plots, and, as I was told earlier in the summer...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 113–139.
Published: 01 December 2004
... defi nitively answered. Culture as the site of explanations is always shifting. The cultural worker’s conceptualization of identity becomes part of the historical record that restrains the speed of that run. It feeds the souls...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 39–58.
Published: 01 September 2008
...-maut My aim here, I should emphasize, is not to highlight the Islamic doctrinal requirements regard- ing death that Humaidi invokes, but to explore how the notions of death, life, and the trajectory of the soul invoked on the tape bear on the care and...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... For our current context, therefore, the more sophisticated question is to consider how the permanent “war on terror” of our age, like early ones, makes its own simultaneous yet novel uses of both color and dogma — racisms of both body and soul — to mark a break in the population between those...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . Painter Nell Irvin . 1995 . “Soul Murder and Slavery: Toward a Fully-Loaded Cost Accounting.” In U.S. History as Women's History: New Feminist Essays , edited by Kerber Linda K. Kessler-Harris Alice Sklar Kathryn Kish , 125 – 46 . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press...