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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Benjamin Reiss In the wake of the Virginia Tech shootings of 2007, a tendency to view mental illness through the lens of “risk” has been exacerbated on college campuses and beyond. Administrators, counseling centers, law enforcement teams, and policy task forces have encouraged widespread efforts...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 17–35.
Published: 01 September 2021
... Masters and Virginia Johnson's Human Sexual Response (1966), these drawings are carefully nestled between statistics and physiological summaries to embed them within the realm of the scientific and pedagogical. However, both are presumed to be racially unmarked. This article shows how blackness disrupts...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 67–107.
Published: 01 June 2019
...J. Kameron Carter Against the backdrop of the summer 2017 white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, this article thinks about that event as indexing a crisis of US political theology, indeed, as a volatile flashpoint wherein the sacred comes into view otherwise. Here the sacred figures...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 153–161.
Published: 01 December 2015
... by the former act.12 This act, passed by Virginia slave-owning legislators who had yet to fully make the transition from a society dependent upon indentured white labor to one enmeshed in hereditary racial slavery, applied English com- mon...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (1 (66)): np.
Published: 01 March 2001
... University. His book, The Practice of Diaspora, is forth- coming from Harvard University Press. Jonathan Flatley is an assistant professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is currently completing a book-length manuscript titled “Affective Mapping...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 113–133.
Published: 01 June 2008
... at Columbine High School, in Colo- rado, when two young men, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, opened fire on their classmates and systematically executed several of them, and the Virginia Tech shootings that resulted in the deaths of thirty-two college...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 2021
... – 76 . University of Virginia . “ Statement of Purpose .” January 14 , 2014 . www.virginia.edu/statementofpurpose . US Census Bureau . “ Quick Facts: Charlottesville City, Virginia .” www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/charlottesvillecityvirginiacounty,VA,orangecountyvirginia/PST045219...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
...: Environmental Politics and World Narratives (University of Virginia Press). His current book manuscript is titled “Bioinsecurities: Embodiment, Disease Interven- tions, and the Cultural Politics of United States National Security.” Suzanne Anker is a visual artist and theorist working...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
...: Violencia y cultura en el Perú contemporá- neo (Instituto de Estudios Peruanos), and Oralidad y Poder: Herramientras Metodológicas (Norma), with Virginia Zavala. ...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 123–141.
Published: 01 June 2018
... to the people” is primarily a discursive and enunciative performance of nativist whiteness as Indigenous that deserves critique in and of itself. Instead, it is heard in the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia, as white supremacists march with tiki torches and shout slogans including “You will not replace us...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): np.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Declining to Decline: Cul- tural Combat and the Politics of the Midlife (University Press of Virginia). She is also the author of Safe at Last in the Middle Years. Her articles have appeared in American Prospect, the Nation, American Scholar, Representa- tions, Feminist Studies, New Political Science...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (4 (65)): 109–116.
Published: 01 December 2000
.../00 2:26 PM Page 111 which Smith was part lies in the nineteenth-century United States;4 Smith would have thoroughly agreed with Thomas Jefferson’s insistence in his Notes on the State of Virginia that an educated people are “the safe...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
... is as Matthew’s ex-slave mother, who lives alone in rural Virginia in a cabin in the woods. Repeatedly etched in the reader’s mind with simple descriptives—“big,” “straight,” “tall,” “immense,” “white haired,” and “darkly brown”—she is often encountered “singing some...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Mechanicks of Richmond and Manchester,” Richmond, Virginia, 18 September 1865 Having heard so much about the rebels of Burke county, I confess I had some fears when I entered the county. . . . Our mass meeting was largely...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 19–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Virginia Wood Forten, another black Philadelphian and the mother of abolitionist and poet Charlotte Forten Grimké.3 Amy Williams Cassey was a member of a prominent family from New York: her father was Peter Williams, the founder and pastor of an important...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2009
... School of Arts Asia, offering MFA degrees exclusively, has already been set up in Singapore, as has Virginia Commonwealth University School of Arts in Qatar (VCU Qatar), which offers BFA degrees in design. Many other arts schools are due...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 93–123.
Published: 01 March 2021
... as from Kai Bosworth, Mauro Caraccioli, Jesse Goldstein, Jessica Namakkal, Audrey Reeves, Gabriel Rosenberg, Patrick Salmons, and the many participants in an ASPECT workshop at Virginia Tech, a Political Ecology talk at Virginia Commonwealth University, and the Piedmont Biocapitalism workshop at Duke...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to the politics inherent in mourning Lincoln. A Virginia delegation, for example, alerted Johnson to the violent behavior of defeated Confederates who simultaneously donned mourning armbands for their own protection; as the black petitioners asserted, “We...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.8 Founded by African American and white lesbians in the South, SONG’s mission is to build a “movement across the South for progres- sive social change by developing models for organizing...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 137–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., encoded and recut. Malone was a highly distinguished historian who served on the faculty at Yale, Columbia, and the University of Virginia, who was also director of Harvard University Press. He was, in brief, an establisher of the establishment who wrote a huge book on an even more established establisher...