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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 744–747.
Published: 01 October 2016
... Open Defecation: Informality, Body, and Infrastructure in Mumbai.” Antipode 47 , no. 1 : 98 – 120 . Gershenson Olga Penner Barbara , eds. 2009 . Ladies and Gents: Public Toilets and Gender . Philadelphia : Temple University Press . Jewitt Sarah . 2011 . “Geographies...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 771–778.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Dharman Jeyasingham Across many Western countries, a substantial proportion of public toilets have either closed or been materially adapted in order to prevent their use for sex, while sexual interactions in public spaces generally, and toilets in particular, are policed more effectively than ever...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 779–788.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Joel Sanders; Susan Stryker A long-simmering moral panic over the presence of transgender people in sex-segregated public toilets has reached an acute state since the spring of 2015, as an unprecedented wave of mass-culture visibility for trans* issues has intersected with recent court decisions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 748–754.
Published: 01 October 2016
... difficult to address. This article first describes some of the ways that public toilets perpetuate the subordination of women within a framework in which everyone must identify either as a woman or a man. Public bathrooms help socialize women into acceptance of inferiority while constantly communicating to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 755–762.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Alison Kafer This essay explores the politics of “hovering” in public restrooms, or the practice of refusing to sit on public toilets. How do such practices reveal a fundamental disregard for others? Drawing on transgender and disability studies, I trace the effects of such practices and their...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 763–770.
Published: 01 October 2016
... dark. Public toilets are common sites of sex- ual violence. Railway tracks are commonly used for defecation in India, but at great risk to women and girls doing so under cover of darkness. Anupama Nallari (2015) movingly describes the experiences of adoles- cent girls in four poor settlements...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 197–219.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Salah M. Hassan The last two decades have marked the publication of a number of prison memoirs and testimonials written by former leftist political prisoners in Sudan. Unlike reports issued by international human rights organizations, these publications foreground a much more personal and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 241–260.
Published: 01 April 2013
... context of a post-2000 public culture of mourning for slain black leaders, I argue that the resurrections of King in contemporary American television series reinforce normative notions of black nationhood based in inheritance and masculine authority. Extending Andreas Huyssen’s notion of “twilight...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 125–148.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Sareeta Amrute Current debates in the United States on baby sleep index how economic unease manifests itself variably across class and race in the neoliberal contemporary. Drawing on sleep guides, SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) discourse, popular tomes about baby sleep and governmental public...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2016) 115 (4): 789–791.
Published: 01 October 2016
.... His research relates to questions of race, sexuality, child pro- tection practice, and space. His writing on public toilets concerns their sig- nificance as locations for sexual activity and as spaces that have been subject to regulation and material reorganization to prevent their use for queer...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2012) 111 (3): 597–607.
Published: 01 July 2012
... recession of a magnitude not seen since the Great Depres- sion. The decline of housing subsidies and the rise in “mixed-­use” devel- opment in the 1990s were part of a larger program to undercut public assistance and privatize housing. From there, overinvestment and over- valuation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2012) 111 (2): 412–420.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that lasted six months, coming to an end in August 2011 with all demands met (no more courses cut, no compulsory redun- dancies, no cuts to student services, greater transparency, a public meet- ing with the principal, a new postgraduate club, and no repercussions—­ academic or legal—for any of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2014) 113 (3): 614–620.
Published: 01 July 2014
... prison construction and mass imprisonment without meaningful work for prisoners, and gutting of public services for the communities and families of the imprisoned. Recently, with a steady decline in the prison population and cutbacks in prison construction reported nationwide, the American...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2007) 106 (4): 683–708.
Published: 01 October 2007
... public infrastructures in the United States, evidence of the government’s abandonment of New Orleans threat- ened to overwhelm their sense of self and place. These were, after all, privi- leged people invested in a particular set of stories about the United States as a nation and the role of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2006) 105 (4): 717–743.
Published: 01 October 2006
... their focus on the complexity of Mexican border developments and their effects on U.S. residents, El Puente, El Paso del Norte, and Chasing Shadows provide a much-needed corrective to current, extremely limited public discussions in the United States about the porosity of U.S. borders to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2009) 108 (1): 71–85.
Published: 01 January 2009
... wouldn’t know how tough it was for blacks out here in those days. . . . Many white folks didn’t like having blacks in the town. Always needed us to work for ’em but didn’t want to live with us. . . . Here in this town there was a Whites Only toilet and they would never...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2009) 108 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2009
... nature and have reconstructed public, urban encounters in streets, baths, toilets, parks, and railway stations, but they have shown little interest in domesticity or in the dwellings their subjects occupied.5 A historiographi- cal emphasis on community, visibility, and plebeian sexual culture and a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2014) 113 (3): 503–528.
Published: 01 July 2014
... else including proper health care for prisoners. In the absence of public provision, prisoners are dependent on “jumbos” (parcels of food, toiletries, and clothes) brought in during visits by their families or else on more powerful prisoners for sup- port. It is not hard to see a vacuum just...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2004) 103 (4): 841–875.
Published: 01 October 2004
... The Men with Guns As this essay goes to publication, Max Ntanyana and Fonky Goboza, activists in the Mandela Park anti-eviction campaign, are awaiting trial under bail conditions designed to make political...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2000) 99 (1): 143–161.
Published: 01 January 2000
...- geois desire. The profound satisfaction ultimately produced by the happy end comes precisely from the fact that it liberates the public of its intimate 19 contradictions Almost the same sentiment is echoed by Elena Taskina in her Neizvestnyi Kharbin [Harbin unknown]: The films of...