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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Rachel Sarah O'Toole Duke University Press 2007 From the Rivers of Guinea to the Valleys of Peru BECOMING A BRAN DIASPORA WITHIN SPANISH SLAVERY On a Sunday of rest in 1662, three enslaved men from today’s Guinea- Rachel Sarah...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Spanish America This essay engages the making of black identities under colonial Spanish Herman L. American slavery, thereby confronting a set of questions related to the Bennett meaning and representation of blackness, still a reigning concern of my intellectual generation though many...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 57–73.
Published: 01 September 2013
... what I argue is punk’s puro pedo temporality. Puro pedo or the general pedo is a Spanish Tex-Mex vernacular term that has a range of meanings, translations, and utility. In general, puro pedo is understood to mean talk with no action, bullshit, “no worries,” or other significations of insouciance. Puro...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
....” It explores forms of historical storytelling across a broad range of cultural materials, from Chinese American activist Wong Chin Foo's 1874 “fugitive coolie” narrative and bilingual Spanish-Chinese labor contracts to the novels of contemporary writers such as Cristina García, Amitav Ghosh, Toni...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
.... Aidi Communist International in 1936 and went to battle Franco’s fascist forces in the Spanish civil war, most were galvanized not only by socialist and anti-imperial ideals but also by a Pan-Africanist consciousness that prized Islamic Spain as a glorious era when African civilization...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): np.
Published: 01 September 2003
... 2003 Contributors Daniel Balderston is professor and chair of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Iowa. His most recent books are El deseo, Enorme cicatriz luminosa (both eXcultura), Borges, realidades y...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): np.
Published: 01 December 2009
... colonialism and transla- tion, especially with regard to the Philippines, including The Promise of the Foreign: Nationalism and the Technics of Translation in the Spanish Philippines (Duke University Press), “The Cell Phone and the Crowd: Messianic Poli- tics in the Contemporary Philippines,” Public...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... articles including “Dora the Explorer, Constructing ‘Latinidades’ and the Politics of Global Citizenship” (Latino Studies). Jill Lane is associate professor in the department of Spanish and Portu- guese at New York University, deputy director of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 17 Biocommunicability: The Neoliberal Subject and Its Contradictions in News Coverage of Health Issues Charles L. Briggs and Daniel C. Hallin 43 Writing into a Void: Representing Slavery and Freedom in the Narrative of Colonial Spanish America  Herman L. Bennett 67 Urban...
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Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 81–102.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., Register Formation In a study of the center-left Spanish newspaper El País, Teun Van Dijk discusses the representation of Evo Morales as a strange ethnic other because of the newspaper’s public indecision as to whether to call him indio or...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Chubanshe). English versions of some of her articles are published in the collection Cinema and Desire: Feminist Marxism and Cultural Politics in Dai Jinhua’s Works (Verso). Her books and articles have also been trans- lated into French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. Gloria Davies...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): np.
Published: 01 December 2001
... professor of American studies and Spanish and Por- tuguese at New York University, as well as acting director of the American studies program, director of the Center for Latin American and Carib- bean studies, and director of the Privatization of Culture Project for Research on Cultural Policy. His most...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): np.
Published: 01 December 2003
... at Franklin and Marshall College, where his research on political economy focuses on finance and corporate governance. Jane Marcus-Delgado is assistant professor of international studies and Spanish at the College of Staten Island, City University of New York. She is coauthor, with Martin...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 93–96.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., heavily boned people, inhalers affixed like ornate Spanish combs of flamenco Doñas, tiptoe the panorama. Terra vibratos, spontaneity uneven—reactors balloon and deflate their half-lives. Degraded lungs of the world at the ball’s melting, melding center. Under the rubble, under the graves the...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 9–18.
Published: 01 September 2007
... corporations for Spanish speakers: she feared that we were gathering to celebrate neoliberal globalization. To guarantee substantive and democratic discussions, we distribute the participants’ papers a month in advance via a secure Web site, group them into themed panels with three or four papers...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 59–85.
Published: 01 March 2010
.... Schwartz himself is not immune to processes of racialization; while actively involved in the Puerto Rican life of his neighborhood, he was neither Puerto Rican nor Spanish speaking, factors which constrain and compel his project to take on what...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
... cinema on the skin of a trans- sexual body. In this respect, the violence that produces the sex change becomes a means to acknowledge how deeply the violence of the Spanish Civil War and its aftermath is etched on Spain’s social...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37–58.
Published: 01 March 2009
... to place Afro- Latinos in the recovery of black baseball history. Language figures as a significant obstacle. Most baseball historians are unable to fully capture the experience of Afro-Latinos by interviewing the former players in their native language of Spanish. This renders most...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Ondaatje’s novel commissioned for A Companion to Literature and Film, ed. Robert Stam (Blackwell). Ana Dopico teaches in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University. She is the author of “Houses Divided: Political Imaginaries and Genea...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., including HIV/AIDS and sexuality education. Melanie Nicholson is associate professor of Spanish at Bard College. She is the author of Evil, Madness, and the Occult in Argentine Poetry (University Press of Florida) and has published articles on twentieth-cen­ tury Latin American poetry in...