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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... serving as a reminder of what awaits those who subscribe to the dictatorship’s promise of modernity. In turn, the paper reads the Amazing Philippine Theater as a queer space emergent in the ruins of modern dreams: a space that has inherited the never-to-be-completed task of becoming global and that thus...
Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Ashley Dawson Duke University Press 2004 Squatters, Space, and Belonging in the Underdeveloped City City air makes you free. This medieval German maxim referring to the Ashley Dawson city as a haven from the harsh laws of feudal vassalage might serve as an ironic epigraph for Patrick...
Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Swati Ghosh Duke University Press 2005 Surveillance in Decolonized Social Space THE CASE OF SEX WORKERS IN BENGAL In depicting contemporary panopticism, Roy Boyne has identiﬁ ed danger Swati Ghosh as the single most effective cause of surveillance...
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Sridevi Menon Duke University Press 2006 Where Is West Asia in Asian America? “A si a” and the Politics of Space in A si an A meric a In the weeks after 9/11, the white supremacist Mark Stroman shot and Sridevi Menon killed a store clerk from Pakistan...
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
....” Annals of the Association of American Geographers 102 , no. 4 : 571 – 90 . Goodchild Michael F. 2013 . “Prospects for a Space-Time GIS.” Annals of the Association of American Geographers 103 , no. 4 : 1072 – 77 . Lewis G. Malcolm . 1998 . “Frontier Encounters in the...
Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Allen Feldman Duke University Press 2001 ST 68-04 Feldman 10/25/01 3:06 PM Page 57 Philoctetes Revisited WHITE PUBLIC SPACE AND THE POLITICAL...
Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Rosío Córdova Plaza Duke University Press 2007 Translated by Trudy Balch Sexuality and Gender in Transnational Spaces REALIGNMENTS IN RURAL VERACRUZ FAMILiES DUE TO INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION The study of...
Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 57–73.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Deborah R. Vargas This essay considers the afterlife of punk through an orientation of time and space in the spatiotemporality of the cantina (South Tejas working-class bar). With attention to the Tejas punk sounds of Piñata Protest and Girl in a Coma, I consider punk’s afterlife in the form of...
Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Sandya Hewamanne The rapid urbanization and industrialization of Katunayake resulting from transnational production at the Free Trade Zone (FTZ) and related globalized sociocultural flows affected the lived experiences of citizens in this new urban space in varied ways. The vast majority of FTZ...
Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 21–46.
Published: 01 June 2011
... unhomely space; (3) contemporary cinema. These disparate assemblages reimagine the space of television and the medium's role as a form of social communication. The primary focus is the intersection of television and the city in articulating the social body in transition . Focusing on artists, audiences...
Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 85–112.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Rosalind C. Morris This essay examines the historical emergence and recent revival of the figure of the tsotsi via the transatlantic migration of aesthetic forms and their dispersal across generic and social spaces. The historical arc of the tsotsi traverses a period that opens at the beginning of...
Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 47–66.
Published: 01 June 2011
... subgenre associated with popular culture, the thriller has rarely been considered a serious player in discussions of literature in the aftermath of atrocity. However, as a space in which the mystifications of conspiracy meet the imperatives of transitional justice, the newly emergent subgenre of the truth...
Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and rights. ID cards are both the spaces in which Palestinians confront, tolerate, and sometimes challenge the Israeli state, and a mechanism through which Palestinian spatiality, territoriality, and corporeality are penetrated by the Israeli regime. Vital in the control and differentiation of...
Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 71–89.
Published: 01 March 2012
... space for queer subjects, but this queer space presumes and embodies a new kind of homonormativity that punishes and disciplines sexual minorities who do not conform to accepted norms of sexual respectability. What is missing in the global perception of Taiwan as the liberal counterpart to the...
Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 43–62.
Published: 01 March 2013
... violence, dismissing value and entertaining excess, stays with violence? What account of racial subjugation and liberation would emerge from it? For in Fanon’s description of the colonial space as a product of colonial (juridicoeconomic) violence, the distinction between the Native’s and the Settler’s...
Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 87–112.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Nicholas Gamso This article addresses a crucial dimension of urban development: the recruitment of minority artists in the gentrification of space. The argument is that the production and exploitation of racial difference have underwritten the creative economy’s spurious claims to inclusion and...
Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... sound, the architecture of the favela, and the ways in which sound is employed to mark off space and express identity and alterity. Pentecostal broadcasts acquire their meaning against the background of sound that evangelicals define as “worldly” instead of Godly, and the cacophony of sounds in the...
Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 81–110.
Published: 01 December 2018
...”; for example, the speaker wonders “if there is enough space in life for all this gasping.” While gasping might signal a struggle for human life, it is also a figure of other logics of space/time, mood, internal/external states, and structures of desire that defy being understood through a logic of the...
Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 69–90.
Published: 01 June 2017
... the jet age, civic mobilizations against airport noise revealed jurisdictional gaps between airspace and ground; noise, in providing the basis for airspace territory and property, produces the atmospheric as space. By the end of the 1960s the category of noise pollution was established as a legal and...
Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 71–94.
Published: 01 September 2017
... investigates how this social space is filled with both political messages and private emotions. By engaging with Hannah Arendt’s differentiation among the public, the social, and the private, this article takes the social seriously and draws our attention to the social as a realm of both discrimination and...