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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Mary Louise Pratt This brief afterword uses the image of the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City to reflect on the north-south contact zones of the Americas, then goes on to examine how the five essays collected in this special issue of Social Text , which were presented at the...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... order, and state authority to interrogate the twinned problematics of individuated self-interest as elucidated by neoliberal ideals of economic self-government and governmental capacity to secure public welfare and security in the wake of market-driven structural adjustment programs. With a focus on...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Ann Pellegrini This essay moves to investigate the co-constitution of “the child” and “the secular.” Twins of modernity, “the child” and “the secular” underwrite moral claims about progress, the universal human, and the ordering of time itself. These moral claims are carried forward by dominant...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Melissa W. Wright Duke University Press 2001 Beruvides, M., R. Villalobos, and S. Hutchinson. 1997 . High turnover: What it does to production. Twin Plant News 13 (September): 41 -44. Butler, J. 1993 . Bodies that matter. New York: Routledge. Carrillo, J., ed. 1990 . La...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... come to me Tall towers, twin towers I used to see. A bloody seam of sense drops free. By Liberty Street, on a knot of rubble In altered light, I see a bird cry. (New York City, October 17...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 127–129.
Published: 01 September 2016
... clutter with an awareness of clodder , its archaic etymological twin. We might discover a persistent dialectical continuity between them. Clodder is, in my current thinking, a supplement, a shadow discourse identifiable in various cyberzones: in the hacks and how-tos that the literature on productivity...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): np.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Roderick A. Ferguson is an associate professor of race and critical the- ory in the Department of American Studies at the University of Minne- sota, Twin Cities. He is the author of Aberrations in Black: Toward a Queer of Color Critique (University of Minnesota Press, 2004...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Families with Children from China 7 : 18 -19. Eggert, David. 2002 . By sheer chance, Chinese twin toddlers are reunited. Seattle Post-Intelligencer , 4 April. Eisenberg, Freda. 2002. jwffc@yahoogroups.com . Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute. 1999 . Survey of adult Korean adoptees: Report...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 25–46.
Published: 01 September 2019
... never connect, they are twinned in forward momentum. Girl alone; girl and boy together; boy ahead, girl behind; girl alone. Slowing yet again, this time to almost stillness, girl and boy reunite—freeze frame, blackout. Purposeful, defiant, intent—what is their destination? As the frame slowly freezes...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., Marilia clutches her abdomen and proclaims, “I carry insanity in my entrails.” Ledgard and Zeca are not actually twins, but they are brothers that as a pair represent positions of privilege and disenfranchisement (twins insofar as they are...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2002
... contrast to the gaping visual spectacle, the choking dust and stench of death that have made the WTC site a local misery would be blown halfway around the world. On the other hand, the quarantine of the Afghan people (while the most wanted slipped away) was twinned by the management of the anthrax...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 39–66.
Published: 01 March 2020
... European societies. With the ascendancy of neoliberal market principles over the past four decades, the care crisis, like the global calamity of climate change, has escalated. Political theorist Nancy Fraser observes that capitalism relies on the twin fantasies of boundless supplies of care (traditionally...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Social Text 111 • Summer 2012 5 3 of Christendom, as twin threats to the fock, through a dense articulation of politico-­theological and historico-­military themes. On the theological side, if both Muslims and Jews claimed to worship the biblical...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 123–141.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Simpson theorizes as interruptus. 22 That confusion only deepens when the campus buildings comprising St. Michael’s College in Toronto are rebranded as the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus in Minneapolis for scenes featuring Cosima as she takes classes, peers into microscopes, and seduces...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
... that included embassies and consulates even more confusing. Camila had arrived from the Dominican Republic, and as a single mother of twins, she found herself at the prison nursery. When her twins approached the age of four, she decided to apply for house arrest to avoid separation from them. She had a...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2013
... could constitute an entire field.39 Fanon, Gates said, is a Rorschach blot with legs. In 2001, David Macey’s definitive biography of Fanon came out as the Twin Towers in New York City became history. Five years later, a French biography of Fanon in English translation would see print in the...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 105–121.
Published: 01 September 2000
... a societal consensus regarding the value of pluralism and tolerance. From the Right to the Left, the twinned claims of a unitary religious foundation and a transparent secular political culture create the demand...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 87–103.
Published: 01 September 2000
... agency as it has traditionally been conceived of in Western Marxism. No. 32 is part of a set of apho- risms that chart a twin process: on the one hand, the decline of bourgeois liberal culture and society into administration, but also, on the other, the...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 41–62.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Project for a New American Century, that “American lead- ership is good both for America and the world.”25 The twin imperatives of color-blind inclusion and American global power have coalesced into what Area Studies and Multicultural Imperialism 49...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... provoking “illegitimate alarm,” the hoax may be one of the few events capable of eliciting real feelings in a culture that lives the pseudo-reality of the commodity. Even the destruction of the twin towers has been absorbed into spectacle, played back to us in replicate and rememorialized for media...