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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 January 2008
... cases—the first one represented by Orlando Patterson's discussion of premodern and modern forms of slavery, and the second case being the hunger strikes of militant British suffragettes at the beginning of the twentieth century. At stake is not just a diversification of the genealogy of bare life...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 437–463.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Butler, Toni Morrison, and others can be proleptically read as together comprising an extended, collaborative, and multigeneric meditation on enslaved women’s roles in what Du Bois called the “general strike” and thus as offering forward a “freedom dream” of pressing relevance. © 2013 Duke University...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 782–783.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Andrew Ross © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 AGAINST the DAY Andrew Ross Dossier from Strike Debt AGAINST the DAY Andrew Ross Dossier from Strike Debt After the financial crash of 2008, citizens in the global North woke up and found their debts had turned bad...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (3): 579–611.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Keramet Reiter On July 1, 2011, approximately four hundred prisoners in California’s Pelican Bay State Prison began a sustained hunger strike. Most of these prisoners had been in total solitary confinement, under conditions of extreme sensory deprivation, for five or more years; a few had been...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 682–691.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Susana Draper; Liz Mason-Deese This article approaches the March 8 women’s strike as a kaleidoscope displaying the complexity of the rupture among different “feminisms.” Within this complex rupture, the figure of the strike, understood as an action, question, and process, was essential...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 699–709.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Marina Montanelli; Michael Hardt This essay explores the significance of the women’s strike that took place in Italy on March 8, 2017. Analysis of the discussions surrounding the planning process for the strike makes possible a full account of the current state of the feminist movements in Italy...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 660–669.
Published: 01 July 2018
... . “ The Mass Strike, the Political Party, and the Trade Unions .” In The Rosa Luxemburg Reader , edited by Hudis Peter Anderson Kevin , 168 – 99 . Monárrez Julia . 2004 . “Elementos de análisis del feminicidio sexual sistémico en Ciudad Juárez para su viabilidad jurídica” (“Elements...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 425–434.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Betty Ruth Lozano Lerma To understand the social uprising that occurred in Colombia starting on the day of the national strike, April 28, 2021, particularly in the city of Santiago de Cali, this article examines three postulates: (1) Cali is an ethnicized/racialized and young city; (2) Colombia has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 417–424.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Hernán Alejandro Cortés Ramírez This article examines the recent conjuncture of the national strike in Colombia, analyzing its demands in relation to the structural problems that gave rise to them. The text draws from experiences in the mobilizations and theoretical reflections that have emerged...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (3): 461–476.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Laura Harris If ’68 marks the emergence of seemingly new kinds of radical practices pursued by new revolutionary subjects, this essay asks how we might understand a strike undertaken by Appalachian coal miners in the early 1970s and its documentation in the film Harlan County, USA . Is this strike...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 784–803.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Yates McKee Among the most prominent offshoots of Occupy Wall Street is Strike Debt, an organization that aims to build a nationwide movement of debtors determined to act against the creditor class of Wall Street. Artists and cultural producers of all sorts have been crucially involved...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 692–698.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., Instituto de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla . Rivera Cusicanqui Silvia . 2010 . Violencias (re) encubiertas en Bolivia ((Re)concealed Violence in Bolivia ). La Paz : La mirada salvaje . strike women’s struggle Uruguay Copyright © 2018...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (3): 620–628.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Verónica Gago; Marta Malo; Verónica Gago; Marta Malo; Liz Mason-Deese © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 feminist movement strike internationalism Reference Hardt Michael . 1991 . “ Translator’s Foreword: The Anatomy of Power ”. In Savage Anomaly: The Power of Spinoza’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 436–445.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Prishani Naidoo This essay presents an analysis of recent protests in South Africa, providing historical context for the current cycle of mobilization, including the longest strike in the country’s history and the growing struggle among poor residents for free access to basic utilities. Taking...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (4): 671–685.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Gavin Walker Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the term communism has returned to the theoretical and historical agenda with a striking force and a surprising novelty. In a wide range of fields of knowledge, the questions of the actuality and the history of the world communist movement...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 824–830.
Published: 01 October 2013
... years. The strategy and tactics of the movement are examined, and its rapid decline is explained. The final section outlines a number of challenges faced by contemporary debtors’ organizations like Strike Debt that emerge from the history of debt resistance and are illuminated by the story of El Barzón...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 831–838.
Published: 01 October 2013
... solutions to the debt crisis cannot stand. Finally, disaster relief is provided primarily in the form of interest-bearing loans rather than grants. A debt strike is therefore also a climate strike. © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 References Food and Agriculture Organization . 2010 . “ Fighting...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 647–654.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Kevin Lin; Pun Ngai In June 2018, a group of Chinese truck drivers, overwhelmingly made up of rural migrant workers, staged wildcat strikes across China to demand better pay from a monopolistic, logistic, app-based platform. The strike wave intersects with two emerging phenomena in China...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (3): 629–636.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Pastora Filigrana; Verónica Gago; Marta Malo; Liz Mason-Deese In September 2017, feminist assemblies began meeting on the eighth day of each month in multiple cities and towns across Spain to prepare for the feminist strike in the country. That same fall, the trial is held for the “wolf pack...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 195–203.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of mediation and labor organization. The essay analyzes, secondly, the conflicts instigated by the day laborers, from clashes in the workplace to larger-scale mobilizations, including the biggest strike ever organized by foreign day laborers in Italy, which took place in Nardò in 2011; in this instance...