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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2004) 103 (4): 607–628.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Neil Lazarus 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Neil Lazarus The South African Ideology: The Myth of Exceptionalism, the Idea of Renaissance I’d like to begin—I hope this will not strike readers as merely an indulgence—on some...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2005) 104 (3): 521–541.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Tess Chakkalakal 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Tess Chakkalakal ‘‘Making a Collection James Weldon Johnson and the Mission of African American Literature Anthology Theory In the preface to the second edition of the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 451–473.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Salah M. Hassan © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Salah M. Hassan African Modernism: Beyond Alternative Modernities Discourse African...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 529–543.
Published: 01 July 2010
...) and the Middle East (al-Mashraq al-Arabi), including the new Arab political and cultural formulations. Moreover, through the Arabic letter, North African artists, as all other Arab artists, found a solution to the modernist paradigm that demanded a severance with history and tradition. The Arabic...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2015) 114 (1): 83–100.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sharad Chari A moral frenzy surrounds Chinese and Indian capital in Africa, particularly in resource and mineral extraction. There are some good reasons for this fear and loathing about “African extraction”—the plundering of Africa and its resources—as the related processes all too often offer few...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 149–174.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Franco Barchiesi In twentieth-century South African history, from the consolidation of a racially hierarchical social order to the country's transition to democracy, ideologies and policies linking work to welfare have defined the precarious predicament of blackness in highly specific ways...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2010) 109 (2): 391–410.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Olúfė́mi Táíwò The idea of freedom rarely features at the present time in the discourse of African political philosophy. Yet, there was a time when concern with and extended discussions of freedom dominated African political philosophy. This explains, in part, how a country like Liberia, whose...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 505–527.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Nigeria. Postcolonial modernism, the essay argues, refers to a set of formal and critical attitudes adopted by African and black artists at the dawn of political independence as a countermeasure against the threat of loss of self in the maelstrom unleashed by Western cultural imperialism and its aftermath...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 339–363.
Published: 01 April 2013
... strategy African Americans have invoked to argue for civil and political rights, including defining civil rights as pertaining only or primarily to “racial rights” and idealizing black men as the necessary “leaders” for civil rights attainment. Situating Gaines within the context of his contemporaries, I...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2010) 109 (2): 249–278.
Published: 01 April 2010
...) and its author, Samuel R. Delany, who writes from a variety of subject positions: African American, gay, feminist, and more. Delany's work demonstrates how science fiction is a necessity for contemporary African American intellectual inquiry. Stars in My Pocket guides readers through a variety of webs...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2013) 112 (4): 804–811.
Published: 01 October 2013
... it acceptable to turn a blind eye to the economic attack on African American communities. It was under the invisibility of color blindness that a predatory debt system was advanced that stripped African Americans of all economic gains subsequent to civil rights and that spread throughout the rest of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2015) 114 (2): 457–466.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Dale T. McKinley The decision by the National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA) in late 2013 to break its long-standing alliance with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and its political partner, the South African Communist Party (SACP), represents a watershed moment for left and progressive...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2009) 108 (3): 519–540.
Published: 01 July 2009
... so-called miscegenation on the African American population. Du Bois's contribution is situated in relation to the positions held by Frederick Douglass, Edward Blyden, and Alexander Crummell. Particular attention is paid to the way Du Bois and Kelly Miller used the inaugural meeting of the American...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 205–214.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Moshibudi Motimele The South African university, particularly the “bush college,” emerges as an apartheid government strategy to render black subjects docile adherents of the apartheid system. In addition to this distinct racist foundation, South African universities succumbed in the 1990s to the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 226–239.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Kelly Gillespie; Leigh-Ann Naidoo This essay reads the South African student movement’s insistence on “decolonizing” historically white universities not as any simple identity politicking or refusalism, but, as a politics of antiassimilation into a society stuck in a presiding racial capitalism...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2008) 107 (4): 715–734.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Holocaust has been used to shore up connections between Zionist and Jewish history. Finally, the essay turns to recent intellectual and media controversies attending comparisons between Israeli and South African apartheid, focusing on the attacks on Jimmy Carter's Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid . In...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 95–116.
Published: 01 January 2010
... representation around Darfur “from within.” Focusing on Sudan's historically strong civil society, the essay elucidates how the Sudanese civil society's analysis of the country's conflicts eschews oversimplified binary oppositions, such as “Arab North” versus “Christian/animist South” or “Arab” versus “African...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 475–503.
Published: 01 July 2010
... permanently to France and pursue alternative aesthetic horizons. As a result, the subtleties of his long career, the means through which his practices “belong to the modern,” and the cartographies and densities of a complex, cosmopolitan artistic life are lost in either overdetermined histories of African...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2010) 109 (3): 555–576.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Iftikhar Dadi Ibrahim El Salahi's art, situated between Islamic textuality, African plastic forms, and transnational modernism, is distinctive in developing an aesthetic of decolonization for the Sudan and much of Africa. However, it can be usefully compared with other modernist artists from the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2011) 110 (1): 101–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
... newly illuminating in that space of collision between No Future and crip theory is her selection and discussion of the journals and poetry of Gary Fisher, who would certainly have made a fine object of inquiry for all the books named above. He was a gay African American man who was one of her students...