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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 670–681.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Raquel Gutiérrez Aguilar; Liz Mason-Deese In this essay, based on two concrete acts of violence against women in Mexico, I propose to link such violence with the counterinsurgency war against the people of Mexico in which, as a society, we have been immersed for more than a decade. Departing from...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 692–698.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Mariana Menéndez Díaz; Liz Mason-Deese March 8, 2017, was an important event in the emergence of the women’s struggle, and if we follow its glimmers, they can illuminate the practices of resistance and the challenges that arise. Its eruption has opened up both a field of conversations in the search...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2012) 111 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and struggle. Only after such detailed description does a second-­order logic apply: that of criti- cal reflection on the explicit meanings and potentials of those actions and events concretely produced by men and women. In this way, by carefully following the sequence of events that...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2011) 110 (2): 546–552.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Amanda Armstrong States of Indebtedness: Care Work in the Struggle against Educational Privatization We die and become architecture. —Lisa Robertson, “Utopia” ​Lisa Robertson proposes a singular relationship of bodies and buildings.1 Our bodies pass from life to death and in the process...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2016) 115 (3): 606–614.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Struggles in Times of Financialization”) . Nueva sociedad , no. 255 : 38 – 52 . Gutiérrez Aguilar Raquel Lohman Huáscar Salazar . 2015 . “Reproducción comunitaria de la vida. Pensando la trans-formación social en el presente” (“Communitarian Reproduction of Life. Understanding Social Trans...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2012) 111 (4): 847–856.
Published: 01 October 2012
... people, known as Chagossians, have struggled to return to their homeland and win proper compensation. Because US and UK law bar most suits challenging military and foreign policy and because the Chagossians are a people of around five thousand taking on two world powers, they have generally avoided...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2013) 112 (3): 489–505.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Proclamation and prior congressional measures such as the Confisca- tion Acts of 1861 and 1862 and the Militia Act of 1862 as documents notable for their abandonment of slave women’s struggles to realize wartime free- dom.2 The Confiscation Acts and the Militia Act authorizing the seizure of slaves...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 53–74.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... Hale presents her as a Communist who has not compromised her independent thinking about women’s issues and “as having struggled for what little autonomy the SWU had” (Gender Politics, 167). She quotes Ibrahim abundantly on the war she waged on the “patri- archal” leadership of the SCP to uphold...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 645–672.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Michele White Contemporary wedding cultures, in Western heterosexual forms, tend to perpetuate normative femininity, women's visual accessibility, and women's position as clean and mannered bodies. Trash the Dress (TTD) postwedding sessions repeat and trouble these cultural conceptions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 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 the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2011) 110 (4): 849–865.
Published: 01 October 2011
... struggle to find vocabulary to describe the loss. Often the effect of this discursive gap is testimony that blurs the distinction between fetus and baby. While my research suggests that many women giving their testimonies were not engaged with the discursive effects of this on abortion politics, those who...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2018) 117 (3): 682–691.
Published: 01 July 2018
... turned into a space for a multiplicity of struggles and acts of meaning-making. In this space, the call for an international women’s strike effectuated a series of moves: rupture with respect to institutionalized feminism, connectivity in regard to latent movements of recent decades, and a revitalization...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2015) 114 (4): 713–734.
Published: 01 October 2015
...-identified as a feminist, nor did either show incorporate politics explicitly into its fantasy of modern 726  The South Atlantic Quarterly • October 2015 women struggling to “have it all.” In her analysis of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Bonnie Dow (1996) argues that through its generic adherence to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2005) 104 (3): 425–444.
Published: 01 July 2005
..., other nonwhites, the working class, and women. Afri- can American communities lived behind a veil that hid their complex and personal struggle to define manhood and womanhood within an...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2006) 105 (4): 681–698.
Published: 01 October 2006
..., mothers, daughters). ‘‘We have to fight the idea that any woman, a prosti- tute, a worker, anyone does not deserve justice said one activist. ‘‘And we have to fight the idea that we, as women, do not have the right to demand justice. This is our struggle now ‘‘AmIapublicwoman replied one mar- cher, who...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 339–363.
Published: 01 April 2013
... York : Harper and Row . Robnett Belinda . 1997 . How Long? How Long? African-American Women in the Struggle for Civil Rights . New York : Oxford University Press . Tarshis Jerome . 1995 . “ The Other 300 Years; a Conversation with Ernest J. Gaines, Author of The Autobiography of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2017) 116 (3): 553–579.
Published: 01 July 2017
... black women concede that—given this moment—it makes sense to take part in the necropolitical struggles receiving so much attention, they must take seriously the significant distinctions between homicide and femicide and what that will mean regarding an intersectional approach to confronting...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2014) 113 (2): 259–270.
Published: 01 April 2014
... is the fundamental condition for the possibility of the struggle itself as well as for the generalization of forms of the political beyond the limits of the state. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 References Federici Silvia . 2004 . Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body, and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 113–124.
Published: 01 January 2016
... promises of universal welfare that came with the transition to democracy were ultimately displaced given the advent of neoliberalism after 1994. If the anti-apartheid struggles strove to dismantle white supremacy, in practical terms, such struggles lacked the concrete capacities to address the abject...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2013) 112 (1): 203–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
... struggles by the declining rank of socialist state workers was the surge of militant resistance by the new working class in the export sector after China’s accession to the World Trade Organization in 2001. Whereas local states and private manufacturers colluded to repress these new workers’ struggles, the...