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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2007
...David Kazanjian; María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo Duke University Press 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Introduction The Traffic in History...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
... traffic between the cultural movements in Harlem and Havana as evidence of diasporization, rather than as mere background information for two distinct national movements. In the 1920s and 1930s, the boundary-crossing activity of African American and Afro-Cuban writers and musicians, such as Langston...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 2018
... isolated from your friends and family, you go to the protest at LAX but get stuck in traffic on the way there. You miss meeting up with the friend who invited you but take pleasure in shutting down the inner roadway. And the traffic isn’t too bad on the way home. You leave your friend’s birthday brunch...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... 2007 Contents The Traffic in History: Papers from the Tepoztlán Institute for the Transnational History of the Americas Special Issue Editors David Kazanjian and María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo Introduction: The Traffic in History  David Kazanjian and María Josefina Saldaña...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 87–113.
Published: 01 December 2006
... the entire United States. Norman Bel Geddes, the exhibit’s visionary, followed this exhibit up with a book, Magic Motorways, in which he laid out the rationale behind such a highway system.15 Besides the fact that such roads would cut down on traffic congestion, enhance driving safety, and...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 107–120.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... And each click of the green light bears new possibilities, traffic, false moves to the curb to check the street. Every now and then—like now—Los Angeles is reminded that there is no such thing as a functioning city...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 99–119.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., cutting four hundred jobs.2 This was fol- lowed by a further cut two years later, reducing its workforce to roughly five hundred.3 This restructuring of the company was a reflection of the downward slide of the site’s traffic and revenues,4 and Jones’s announce- ment marked a low moment in MySpace’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... subordinated groups.”22 What does it mean that the mother must give up, and be given up, and how is this related to the increasingly global- ized “traffic of women”?23 What is the relationship between the subjective and the objective genitives in “the...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 45–65.
Published: 01 March 2014
...] up to its potential . . . to grasp the complex realities it was initially intended to address.”48 Claims to more intersections are often articulated in reference to Crenshaw’s now-­famous traffic metaphor.49 For Crenshaw, discrimination could be analogized to traffic flowing through a...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., including a conference she organized at New York University in September 2001 titled “The Traffic in Kinship.” References Brown, Jane. 2002. International-Adopt-Talk@yahoogroups.com. Cartwright, Lisa. n.d. On the bodies of children: Media...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 51–76.
Published: 01 December 2008
... examines sexuality, pornography, and pleasure. This article focuses on two significant theoretical and political conse- quences of the traffic between black and antipornography feminisms. First, in mobilizing the Hottentot Venus to critique dominant...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2003
... reclaim the multiple sites and manifestations of corruption in our midst and to engage its complexity, its tentacular arms. Corruption entails traffic between an authentic and thereby purifying private interest and a perfectible public will. Corruption is, in a sense, the recurrent saga of the...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 73–80.
Published: 01 September 2006
... fair-minded people. •  There#7; were real issues that needed attention: overcrowded housing, sanitary issues (the town uses septic tanks) and traffic concerns on the pick-up corners. In short, 120 men...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2008
... There is, importantly, a much wider traffic between the apparitional and the more conventionally portrayed — not only today but especially dur- ing the war. Christ’s common depiction as a European derives, Ambonese would often insist, not only from the...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 15–23.
Published: 01 March 2018
... moved commodities and their supply chains, in the here and now it is even more finely instrumentalized. Water is a means for policing the traffic in commodity goods. Take the patented antitheft substance called SmartWater. (Please note that this is not the same as Coca-Cola’s Smartwater.) SmartWater is...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2018
... how to feel about it. And it is as or more paranoid as Get Out about the bioprospecting designs of global capitalism (subplots include how the traffic in both legal and illegal drugs constellates pharmaceutical executives in India, HIV in Kenya, petty criminals in Berlin, and deejays in Iceland). In...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 21–46.
Published: 01 June 2011
... City TV Co., Ltd., is an “outdoor video media platform” that operates more than forty large-­format LCD displays in high-­traffic areas across the city — including parks, heritage sites, the Central Business District, and shopping districts like Xidan and Wangfujing. Additionally, City TV is...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... trip north. The only challenge of late has been keeping up with traffic. In 2004, an estimated 10 percent of the cocaine produced for the United States passed through Guatemala.12 This number jumped to 23 percent in 2006 and then 44 percent in 2008.13 In 2011, in the shadows of Plan Mexico, a...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 87–107.
Published: 01 September 2014
... they are thinking in the ordinary way that helps a person glide through a life, thinking thoughts unconnected to events, the dusty hum of who you are, men shouldering through the traffic in the men’s room as the game goes on, the coming and going, the lifting out of dicks...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 55–72.
Published: 01 September 2006
... but this site Through the humming and rattling of engines, an ongoing traffic of cars, trucks, and buses could be seen and heard at any hour of day or night at was ideal for an la parada. A tranquil park setting and empty train yard helped to moder- ate the traffic disturbance for the closest...