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“A Full Realization of the arbarities of Slavery”

Leslie A. Schwalm

in Emancipation's Diaspora: Race and Reconstruction in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807832912
eISBN:
9781469605579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894125_schwalm.5
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses slavery in the Midwest. Every enslaved person who made the journey north to the upper Midwest, either before or during the Civil War, had already encountered “a full ... More


“A Time of Scattering”

Leslie A. Schwalm

in Emancipation's Diaspora: Race and Reconstruction in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807832912
eISBN:
9781469605579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894125_schwalm.6
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses how wartime migration transformed the meaning of movement in the lives of enslaved people. The war opened breaches in the institution of slavery that enslaved people used to ... More


Adaptive Aeriality: Grant Wood, the Regional Landscape, and Modernity

Jason Weems

in Barnstorming the Prairies: How Aerial Vision Shaped the Midwest

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816677504
eISBN:
9781452953533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677504.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

Chapter 3 examines the aerialized farmscapes of regionalist artist Grant Wood and the fissure between the old and new iconographies of Midwestern culture that erupted in the 1930s. Wood’s sense of ... More


A Background on Transnational and Transracial Adoption

Andrea Louie

in How Chinese Are You?: Adopted Chinese Youth and their Families Negotiate Identity and Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479890521
eISBN:
9781479859887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479890521.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the methods and positionality used in this ethnographic study on the processes by which Chinese American and white adoptive parents negotiate Chineseness and Chinese culture ... More


Barnstorming the Prairies: How Aerial Vision Shaped the Midwest

Jason Weems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816677504
eISBN:
9781452953533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677504.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

The history of the American Midwest is marked by stories of inhabitants’ struggles to envision the unbroken expanses of their home landscape. During the 1920s and 1930s these attempts to visualize ... More


Bienvenidos a Hoosierlandia: Asserting Ethnic Belonging at the “Crossroads of America”

Sujey Vega

in Latino Heartland: Of Borders and Belonging in the Midwest

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479864539
eISBN:
9781479875337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479864539.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This book explores the complex nature of representation and belonging in a midwestern landscape, the city of Lafayette in Indiana. It considers the border as a spatial metaphor that emerged during ... More


Building Our Own Communities: Survival School Curriculum, 1972 –1982

Julie L. Davis

in Survival Schools: The American Indian Movement and Community Education in the Twin Cities

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816674282
eISBN:
9781452947495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816674282.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Chapter Four describes and analyzes the survival schools’ curriculum from 1972-1982, exploring its academic, cultural, spiritual, and political components and explaining the interrelationships among ... More


Conclusion

Brent M. S. Campney

in This Is Not Dixie: Racist Violence in Kansas, 1861-1927

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039508
eISBN:
9780252097614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039508.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

This concluding chapter summarizes the findings laid out in the previous chapters and assesses their implications for the historiography of racist violence and race relations, for the debate about ... More


Conclusion

Christopher Phillips

in The Rivers Ran Backward: The Civil War and the Remaking of the American Middle Border

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780195187236
eISBN:
9780199378180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187236.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

On the middle border, a half-century of politics, formally at the national and state levels and informally as innumerable, personalized war experiences retold by countless civilians and soldiers on ... More


Conflict, Adaptation, Continuity, and Closure, 1982–2008

Julie L. Davis

in Survival Schools: The American Indian Movement and Community Education in the Twin Cities

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816674282
eISBN:
9781452947495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816674282.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Chapter Five describes and analyzes the schools’ development and evolution from 1982-2008. It describes the growing internal conflicts and external challenges that divided the survival school ... More


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