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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 124–141.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Yumna Siddiqi; Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair In his novels Cockroach and Carnival , Rawi Hage explores the varied experiences of postcolonial migrants to the northern city. His protagonists are antiheroes, hustlers who reject the demands of good immigrant citizenship. Theorists...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 85–103.
Published: 01 May 2020
... later expanded the term to include South Asian “migrants with attitude.” This article further expands the current framings of migritude by linking it to the historical movement of kala pani , or nineteenth-century Indian indenture. The idea of kala pani migritude reveals an engagement with clandestine...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 157–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Ashna Ali; Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair This interview with Igiaba Scego, renowned Italian author and journalist of Somali descent, explores the relationship between letteratura della migrazione , the italophone migrant literary movement of the 1990s and early 2000s...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 67–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
... queer femininity unsettles a diasporic logic of racial exceptionalism. This logic aids and abets a (black) native/(South Asian) migrant divide in colonial and postcolonial Kenya. Patel’s femme migritude, as I call it, draws on nonequivalent histories of black and Asian racialized dispossession...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 142–156.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Rosemary Haskell; Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair Novelist Fatou Diome, Senegalese migrant to France, in 2019 reached the twenty-fifth year in her adopted country. Silver-anniversary motives encouraged the author to chart the quarter century of progress of this “megaphone...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 54–66.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., such as Britain and Italy, as well as South Asian and Caribbean diasporas. This body of work reveals intersections between complex histories of colonialism, immigration, globalization, and racism against migrants and highlights differences in region, class, gender, and sexuality that constrain the movement...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 126–150.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of different forms of bad affect needs to be factored into Ahmed’s critical discussions of specific unhappy types—the feminist killjoy, the unhappy queer, and the melancholic migrant—within her chosen contexts of literature, film, and popular culture. “Ask Me If I Care”: Work, Injustice, and Other People’s...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 104–123.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of the midcentury concept of negritude in the work of a new generation of African authors living overseas (Jacques Chevrier, as cited in Adesanmi 2005; Foster 2015; Haskell 2016) and, more broadly, as designating migrants with attitude (Patel 2012), describes narratives produced in a range of local and (trans...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 169–173.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., a collective of undocumented migrants who con- test their legal and social invisibilization and stake their claim to space and home in France. The occupation of the Panthéon is happening on the heels of a dramatic standoff between the Italian border police and a humanitarian rescue ship with forty migrants...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 167–168.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Shailja Patel; Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair Copyright © 2020 Virginia Tech 2020 Shailja Patel What We Talk about When We Talk about Movement How do you, the migrant, see Us, the Other? asked the man last night, after my talk in Venice. Guess the race of Us. Guess...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2015
...”) . September 3 . ———. 2005f . “Nueva Orleans explota y rechaza a migrantes” (“New Orleans Explodes and Rejects Migrants”) . October 18 . ———. 2005g . “Tras otra noche de pesadilla, gira de Bush y abucheos a funcionarios” (“After Another Nightmare Night, Bush’s Tour and Booing of Officials...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 68–74.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of this nation. The author argues that the example of Standing Rock allows us to see the convergence and conflict among neoliberal biopolitics, white environmentalism, and the notion of the commons. Works Cited Amatulli Jenna . 2018 . “ ‘Fox and Friends’ Host Says Migrant Caravan May Be Bringing...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 109–131.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... In the early sixties, my sister came back from a summer in Bolivia and began volunteering to teach English as a Second Language to migrant workers. My mother started hearing my sister’s disturbing stories about how the migrant workers lived and how they were treated. This was something she...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (92): 111.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Ankerson Megan . 2018 . Dot-Com Design: The Rise of a Usable, Social, Commercial Web . New York : NYU Press . Bahng Aimee . 2018 . Migrant Futures: Decolonizing Speculation in Financial Times . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Baym Nancy K. 2018...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 159.
Published: 01 November 2013
...: Modernism, Regionalism, and American Popular Song. Champaign: University of Illinois Press. Cruz, Denise. 2012. Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Demos, T. J. 2013. The Migrant Image: The Art and Politics of Documentary during...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 289–296.
Published: 01 May 2009
... are cited. Be that as it may, Dawson’s study charts the historical trajectory of postcolonial migrants to Britain, beginning with the arrival of Caribbean peoples aboard the Empire Windrush in 1948 up through the Asian hip- hop scene in the post-9/11 climate. Mongrel Nation surveys diasporic...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 81–94.
Published: 01 May 2005
... figures such as David Harvey and Doreen Massey. In the 1990s, Don Mitchell's study of how the California landscape is shaped by migrant labor, The Lie of the Land, and an anthology edited by Andrew Herod, Organizing the Landscape, demonstrated the deep connections between the organization of space...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 71–82.
Published: 01 November 2017
... or inhabitation. Not only have we actually become and are nowadays all migrants —​the percentage of migrants will slowly overcome the percentage of pure natives —​but also each of us can be and is a political being only because we keep migrating: it is only because we abandoned, forgot our original land...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 175–180.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... Critical Ashna Ali is assistant professor of literature at Bard High School Early College Manhattan. Their research focus is on postcolonial migrant feminisms and their poetics. They have forthcoming work in Journal of Narrative Theory and JamIt! Ayo A. Coly is professor of comparative literature...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 204–210.
Published: 01 May 2009
... that there were no people in postcolonial theory, and I tried to put in my book details of ordinary lives, including photographs and poetry about migrants. Tenure should have freed me to pursue more unconventional writing, but I have never again attempted the formal experimentation...