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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (2): 279–312.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Marlon B. Ross This essay explores the notion of the race icon, a prominent public image or figure that stands in for a racial group, as it is exploited as a tool both for racial debasement and for racial uplift. The essay traces the public imaging of the heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (1): 259–272.
Published: 01 January 1995
...Teresa Ortega Teresa Ortega My name is Sue! How do you do Johnny Cash as Lesbian Icon I used to hang out in this bar in Baltimore that was really heavy duty, I mean, where many of the women looked like Johnny Cash. And I met Johnny Cash this year and I . . . almost told him that. John Waters 1...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 411–429.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Australian national myths, icons, and discourses played a role in people's safety maps. When viewed through the lens of safety maps, the Cronulla race riots can be read as a complex interaction of discourses, bodies, space, and sociopolitical institutions. I argue for thinking through safety as a lived...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 249–264.
Published: 01 April 2009
... . Prestige is the social expression of the labor value given up by subjects to institutions and their agents in return for the perceived security of (occupational) privilege; it is the collective form of charisma. In this light, iconic figures become remunerated, less for their individual work and its...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 115–128.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Priyamvada Gopal This essay assesses the translatability, across historical contexts, of Frantz Fanon’s iconic theory of revolutionary violence. It examines Fanon’s work through the prism of the Maoist insurgency in India alongside relevant writings by Arundhati Roy and K. Balagopal. © 2013 Duke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 697–723.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Amey Victoria Adkins While Simone de Beauvoir and Frantz Fanon are icons of the French existential movement—each being the influential progenitors of feminist theory and postcolonial studies, respectively—their names, lives, and works are rarely examined in concert. This essay argues...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (2): 349–364.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the brothers to take the icon he has sent along the icon of God and hang it on the wall, then to place themselves equidistant from it in a semicircle. The icon is ‘‘painted with an art so subtle that it seems to look...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 251–282.
Published: 01 April 2015
... to Waste: How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown . London : Verso . Mitropoulos Angela . 2012 . Contract and Contagion: From Biopolitics to Oikonomia . Wivenhoe, UK : Minor Compositions . Mondzain Marie-José . 2005 . Image, Icon, Economy: The Byzantine Origins...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1989) 88 (2): 461–486.
Published: 01 April 1989
... tended to treat iconic likeness as straightforward and unproblematic: a likeness is that which someone recognizes as someone else. What makes the Onassis case significant is not only that the law is forced to take the conveyors or vehicles of likeness into consideration in its decision, but also...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 426–431.
Published: 01 April 2017
... in this Chicago exhibition, and in the communities of engagement from which it sprang, opened up a fresh sense of possibility. On the one hand, it was institutional: it turns out that you can take a stand in a Figure 1. Petropolis (2016) by Brian Holmes. Large red icon marks the spot of the BP refinery...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., New Borders ​By the end of the 1960s, violent deaths of civil rights and Black Power icons, the continued obstructions to justice, and the lack of improve- ment in material conditions and life chances...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 201–208.
Published: 01 January 2021
... rights on reli- gion. Muslims feared these measures could erode their citizenship rights. The most iconic of these protests was a 101-day sit-in at Shaheen Bagh, a Muslim dominated area on the outskirts of Delhi. Led by women, it spawned similar protests across the country. While no political party took...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (4): 919–947.
Published: 01 October 2001
..., was taken to task by Fox for de- veloping her own Simpsons desktop icons, which she distributed free of charge. These became wildly popular. Fox demanded that she turn over all materials relating to the icons and provide...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (2): 389–415.
Published: 01 April 1995
..., markers, graphs, charts, commuting circuits, and iconically intended shapes. On the orthodox view, the difference is akin to that between the rigorously literal, clear, and unambiguous ideograms and the metaphorically unrigorous diagrams. The transposition in question is evident once one puts this ranking...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2006) 105 (2): 409–428.
Published: 01 April 2006
... icons swap shorts for gowns, and fashion icons swap gowns for swimsuits. For instance, tennis champion Serena Williams has launched her own fashion 14 label, Aneres (which is Serena reversed). Or, in a stunning transformation where all trace of ‘‘sport’’ seems...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1963) 62 (3): 459.
Published: 01 July 1963
... Icons (950 each). Published by arrangement with UNESCO, the books provide brief introductions and numerous excellent reproductions in full color. Recent reprints in the regular Mentor series are John C. Greene s Darwin and the Modern World View (600); P. E. Cleator, Lost Languages (750); Kaj Birket...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2004) 103 (1): 235–263.
Published: 01 January 2004
... to make that Christianity the vehicle or occasion for a syncretic and globaliz- ing discourse of empathy, effort, and vision. Such putatively opposed dyads as faith and science, individual personhood and iconic representation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 473–514.
Published: 01 July 1993
..., such as Ramkinker Baij and Binodebehari Mukherjee, through the 1930s and 1940s. During the same period this protomodernism is taken up differently by Jamini Roy, who objectifies the tradition by bring­ ing the questions of iconicity and reification face to face (Figure 2). There is also an anachronistic return...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1959) 58 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 January 1959
... this fate. Among the more sophisticated readers, although there are not as many icons to be demolished as Galbraith apparently believes, there remain some to be broken, and his contribution will be useful if he stimulates a careful re­ appraisal of the conventional wisdom by economists who have a greater...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (4): 1204–1206.
Published: 01 October 1995
... Williams in Country Music 7 Mudimbe, V. Y., Introduction to Nations, Identities, Cultures 981 Ortega, Teresa, My name is Sue! How do you do Johnny Cash as Lesbian Icon 259 Oyama, Susan, The Accidental Chordate: Contingency in Developmental Systems 509 Peterson, Richard A., The Dialectic of Hard-Core...