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Colonial Policies, Middle Eastern War, and City Spaces: Marseille in 1948

Maud S. Mandel

in Muslims and Jews in France: History of a Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691125817
eISBN:
9781400848584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691125817.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Beginning in 1948 when war in the Middle East caused minor unrest in the city of Marseille, this chapter traces the way in which disagreements over Israel became a way to debate inequities in French ... More


Encounters in the Metropole: The Impact of Decolonization on Muslim-Jewish Life in France in the 1950s and 1960s

Maud S. Mandel

in Muslims and Jews in France: History of a Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691125817
eISBN:
9781400848584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691125817.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses how migration and settlement in Marseille in the 1950s and early 1960s illustrates the impact of colonial legacies in shaping the contours of Muslim–Jewish relations in the ... More


Labor Deportations and Resistance

Thomas J. Laub

in After the Fall: German Policy in Occupied France, 1940-1944

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199539321
eISBN:
9780191715808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539321.003.0011
Subject:
History, Military History, European Modern History

To redress manpower shortages created by protracted military operations in Russia, Hitler appointed Fritz Sauckel to serve as Germany's Plenipotentiary for the Mobilization of Labor and directed the ... More


Representing Ethnicity in Contemporary French Visual Culture

Joseph McGonagle

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719079559
eISBN:
9781526121103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079559.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The issue of ethnicity in France, and how ethnicities are represented there visually, remains one of the most important and polemical aspects of French post-colonial politics and society. This is the ... More


A Mediterranean Bazaar: The Bazar du Genre Exhibition at the Musée des Civilisations de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée (MuCEM) in Marseilles, 2013

Bronwyn Winter

in Making Waves: French Feminisms and their Legacies 1975-2015

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620429
eISBN:
9781789629880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620429.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Marseille, France’s second largest city, was one of the two European ‘capitals of culture’ in 2013. The MuCEM, a museum dedicated to the idea of ‘The Mediterranean’ and its diverse cultures, opened ... More


Prefiguration: Marseille and the Sacred Heart

Raymond Jonas

in France and the Cult of the Sacred Heart: An Epic Tale for Modern Times

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520221369
eISBN:
9780520924017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221369.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the role of religion in the plague that hit Marseille in 1720. The plague was carried there by the merchant vessel the Grand Saint-Antoine. The chapter studies the holy men and ... More


Ports of Call

Ian Coller

in Arab France: Islam and the Making of Modern Europe, 1798-1831

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520260641
eISBN:
9780520947542
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260641.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

On their release from quarantine in Marseille, the first act of exiles from Egypt was to organize the funeral of their leader, General Ya'qub, which attracted a crowd of onlookers as they carried his ... More


The Making of Arab Paris

Ian Coller

in Arab France: Islam and the Making of Modern Europe, 1798-1831

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520260641
eISBN:
9780520947542
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260641.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The plurality of origins and experiences in this chapter was the key difference between the milieu in Paris and that of Marseille. Where the Marseillais Arab population had arrived in a large convoy, ... More


1910–1911 “A Very Honorable End”

Michael Ainger

in Gilbert and Sullivan: A Dual Biography

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195147698
eISBN:
9780199849437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147698.003.0037
Subject:
Music, Popular

William Gilbert and Philip Hogg set off on what was to prove an eventful journey. Their first hurdle was to get across France, which had been hit by a partial train strike. They had to travel by car ... More


Accents in Jean Malaquais’s Carrefour Marseille

Julia Elsky

in Writing Occupation: Jewish Émigré Voices in Wartime France

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781503613676
eISBN:
9781503614369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503613676.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter extends further into the years of the Occupation, deepening the analysis of multilingual immigrant identities in French in the Polish-born writer Jean Malaquais’s portrayal of the ... More


‘Bienvenue chez les grands!’: young migrant cigarette vendors in Marseille

Brenda Oude Breuil

in Child slavery now: A contemporary reader

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426109
eISBN:
9781447301714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426109.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Using the example of irregular North African child migrants in the port city of Marseille, France, this chapter explores some boundaries of the meaning of child trafficking. Many of these young ... More


The Emergence of Colonial Medicine in Marseille

Michael A. Osborne

in The Emergence of Tropical Medicine in France

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226114521
eISBN:
9780226114668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226114668.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The chapter investigates wide-spread support for colonial medicine and the colonial sciences in Marseille by focusing several institutions including the municipal school of medicine which became a ... More


“Those fine patriotic citizens, the Warner Brothers”

Alan K. Rode

in Michael Curtiz: A Life in Film

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813173917
eISBN:
9780813174808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813173917.003.0025
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

During the height of World War II, Curtiz directed Mission to Moscow (1943), the most controversial film of his career. The wartime alliance between the U.S.S.R. and the United States motivated ... More


Contacts in France

Eduardo Sáenz Rovner

in The Cuban Connection: Drug Trafficking, Smuggling, and Gambling in Cuba from the 1920s to the Revolution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831755
eISBN:
9781469605722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888582_saenz_rovner.13
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter discusses the Mediterranean port of Marseille, and how it had been a center for narcotics processing and trafficking even before Cuba became a focal point on the international drug ... More


Turkey, the United States, and the Birth of the Heroin Trade

Ryan Gingeras

in Heroin, Organized Crime, and the Making of Modern Turkey

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198716020
eISBN:
9780191784279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716020.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This chapter traces the evolution of two separate, but interlinking, historical threads. It surveys the origins of Washington’s prohibitionist stance towards narcotics and the construction of the ... More


The Port of Marseille

Robert L. Fuller

in The Struggle for Cooperation: Liberated France and the American Military, 1944--1946

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813176628
eISBN:
9780813176659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813176628.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

In August 1944 Marseille eclipsed Cherbourg as the principal supply port for Allied armies on the western front. Records left by French port administrators, especially Chief Engineer Le Bel, reveal ... More


From Liberation to Democratization: July 1, 1992

Antoinette Fouque and Jean-Joseph Goux

Sylvina Boissonnas (ed.)

in There Are Two Sexes: Essays in Feminology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169868
eISBN:
9780231538381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169868.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

The chapter reflects on how the women's liberation movement has opened the way to democratization. The chapter's author begins by citing the University of Aix-Marseille where she received her initial ... More


Introduction

in Captives and Corsairs: France and Slavery in the Early Modern Mediterranean

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770002
eISBN:
9780804777841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770002.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This introductory chapter sets out the book's main purpose, to revise the standard picture of France's emergence as a nation and a colonial power, challenging static interpretations of slavery, ... More


Emancipation in an Age of Enlightenment

in Captives and Corsairs: France and Slavery in the Early Modern Mediterranean

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770002
eISBN:
9780804777841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770002.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter examines the efforts toward the release of French captives in the eighteenth century. For one regent (Philippe d'Orléans) and two monarchs (Louis XV and Louis XVI), freeing slaves was a ... More


“Swaying to the Music of the Moon”: Black-White Queer Solidarity in Romance in Marseille

Gary Edward Holcomb

in Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813030494
eISBN:
9780813039381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813030494.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter examines Claude McKay's Romance in Marseille which is the crucial third novel of McKay's queer black Marxist trilogy. Romance in Marseille is a candid intercourse of queer black and ... More


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