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The Corpse in the KitchenEnclosure, Extraction, and the Afterlives of the Black Hawk War

The Corpse in the Kitchen: Enclosure, Extraction, and the Afterlives of the Black Hawk War

Adam John Waterman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780823298761
eISBN:
9781531500597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823298761.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The Corpse in the Kitchen explores relationships between the dispossession of Indigenous peoples, the enclosure of Indigenous land and extraction of Indigenous resources, and settler colonialism as a ... More

Filipino TimeAffective Worlds and Contracted Labor

Filipino Time: Affective Worlds and Contracted Labor

Allan Punzalan Isaac

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780823298525
eISBN:
9781531500542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823298525.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Filipino Time examines how a variety of immaterial labor performed by Filipinos in the Philippines and around the world, while producing bodily and affective disciplines and dislocations, also ... More

Hijras, Lovers, BrothersSurviving Sex and Poverty in Rural India

Hijras, Lovers, Brothers: Surviving Sex and Poverty in Rural India

Vaibhav Saria

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780823294701
eISBN:
9780823297429
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823294701.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book seeks to describe the fullness of lives. As one of India’s third gendered populations, hijras are too often and easily relegated to positions of marginality as if their lives can be fully ... More

Toward a Feminist Ethics of Nonviolence

Toward a Feminist Ethics of Nonviolence

Adriana Cavarero, Judith Butler, and Bonnie Honig

Timothy J. Huzar and Clare Woodford (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780823290086
eISBN:
9780823297344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823290086.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This volume forms a tribute to Adriana Cavarero’s extraordinary contribution to feminist philosophy. Responding to Cavarero’s provocative style the text presents an engagement between Cavarero, ... More

Urban FormalismThe Work of City Reading

Urban Formalism: The Work of City Reading

David Faflik

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288045
eISBN:
9780823290505
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288045.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Urban Formalism radically reimagines what it meant to “read” a brave new urban world during the transformative middle decades of the nineteenth century. At a time when contemporaries in the twin ... More

Thinking Through CrisisDepression-Era Black Literature, Theory, and Politics

Thinking Through Crisis: Depression-Era Black Literature, Theory, and Politics

James Edward Ford

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780823286904
eISBN:
9780823288939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823286904.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Thinking through Crisis turns to 1930s African American literature to offer a critical response to Trauma Theory. This theoretical discourse carries a nostalgia for “European Man” that limits its ... More

Experiments in ExileC. L. R. James, Helio Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Experiments in Exile: C. L. R. James, Helio Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Laura Harris

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279784
eISBN:
9780823281480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279784.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Comparing the radical aesthetic and social experiments undertaken by two exile intellectuals, James and Oiticica, Harris chart a desire in their work to formulate alternative theories of citizenship, ... More

Racial WorldmakingThe Power of Popular Fiction

Racial Worldmaking: The Power of Popular Fiction

Mark C. Jerng

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823277759
eISBN:
9780823280544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277759.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

When does racial description become racism? Critical race studies has not come up with good answers to this question because it has overemphasized the visuality of race. According to dominant ... More

Sexual DisorientationsQueer Temporalities, Affects, Theologies

Sexual Disorientations: Queer Temporalities, Affects, Theologies

Kent L. Brintnall, Joseph A. Marchal, and Stephen D. Moore (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277513
eISBN:
9780823280483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277513.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Sexual Disorientations brings some of the most recent and significant works of queer theory into conversation with the overlapping fields of biblical, theological and religious studies to explore the ... More

Flashpoints for Asian American Studies

Flashpoints for Asian American Studies

Cathy J. Schlund-Vials (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823278602
eISBN:
9780823280629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823278602.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Born out of mid-century social movements, Civil Rights Era formations, and anti-war protests, Asian American studies is now an established field of transnational inquiry, diasporic engagement, and ... More

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