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Public Interraciality: Managing Visibility

Amy C. Steinbugler

in Beyond Loving: Intimate Racework in Lesbian, Gay, and Straight Interracial Relationships

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199743551
eISBN:
9780199979370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743551.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter analyzes another form of racework that interracial partners use in public spaces—visibility management. By managing their visibility, interracial couples anticipate and protect ... More


Uneven Vulnerability: Queer Hypervisibility and Spaces of Imprisonment

GerShun Avilez

in Black Queer Freedom: Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043376
eISBN:
9780252052255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043376.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter shows how incarcerated gay men present prisons as spaces of exposure and seek to disorder the governing logics that enable acts of exposure, which derive from surveillance. Gay men’s ... More


Waves of Chernobyl Invisibility

Olga Kuchinskaya

in The Politics of Invisibility: Public Knowledge about Radiation Health Effects after Chernobyl

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027694
eISBN:
9780262325417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027694.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

Chapter 3 describes the waves of (in)visibility of Chernobyl-the different framings and degrees of recognition of the temporal and spatial scope of Chernobyl’s consequences-as they appear in the ... More


Shape-Shifters and Body Snatchers

Habiba Ibrahim

in Black Age: Oceanic Lifespans and the Time of Black Life

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781479810888
eISBN:
9781479810932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810888.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

In this chapter, untimely age is hypervisible as shape-shifting: Black embodiment appears to shift from one mode to another and, specifically, age appears to shift from one transitory moment to the ... More


Excess Flesh: Black Women Performing Hypervisibility

in Troubling Vision: Performance, Visuality, and Blackness

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226253022
eISBN:
9780226253053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226253053.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores how hypervisibility is a performative strategy for black female cultural producers. It describes visual and performance works by Renee Cox, Tracey Rose, Ayanah Moor and popular ... More


Mapping Sex, Race, and Gender in the Corps of Discovery Expedition

Wanda S. Pillow

in Connexions: Histories of Race and Sex in North America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040399
eISBN:
9780252098819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040399.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter raises the question of what becomes visible when we center gender, race, colonialism, and sex as the animating forces in the telling of Lewis and Clark's famous expedition. It narrates ... More


When an Interpreter Could Not Be Found

Naeem Mohaiemen

in The Sun Never Sets: South Asian Migrants in an Age of U.S. Power

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814786437
eISBN:
9780814786451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814786437.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter focuses on the Visible Collective, a coalition of artists, educators, and legal activists exploring contested migrant identities—including religion as an externally imposed, imperfect ... More


Lewis Gordon on Antiblack Racism

Dwayne A. Tunstall

in Doing Philosophy Personally: Thinking about Metaphysics, Theism, and Antiblack Racism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251605
eISBN:
9780823252725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251605.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter explains Lewis Gordon’s existential phenomenological account of antiblack racism and how it could strengthen Marcel’s reflective method by better promoting the second extraphilosophical ... More


Coming Out and Tutor-Text Performance in Jane Chambers’s Lesbi-Dramas

Jaime Cantrell

in This Book Is an Action: Feminist Print Culture and Activist Aesthetics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039805
eISBN:
9780252097904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039805.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter traces the phenomenon of feminist drama through three overtly lesbian plays by Jane Chambers: A Late Snow (1974), Last Summer at Bluefish Cove (1980), and My Blue Heaven (1981). Through ... More


Sites of Erasure: Black Prisoners and the Poetry of Léopold Sédar Senghor

Donald Martin Carter

in Navigating the African Diaspora: The Anthropology of Invisibility

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816647774
eISBN:
9781452945927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816647774.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter traces the life and works of Léopold Sédar Senghor, the former president of Senegal. Senghor’s poetry allows for a rare glimpse of the life of a colonial soldier through his experiences ... More


The War-Surplus of Our New Imperialism: Vietnam, Masculinist Hypervisibility, and the Politics of (Af)filiation

Jodi Kim

in Ends of Empire: Asian American Critique and the Cold War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816655915
eISBN:
9781452946221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816655915.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter claims that Vietnamese American cultural productions critically disconnect the Vietnam War’s masculinist hypervisibility from America’s renowned imaginary, imperial memory, and Cold War ... More


Epilogue Down-Low Diasporas

C. Riley Snorton

in Nobody Is Supposed to Know: Black Sexuality on the Down Low

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677962
eISBN:
9781452948010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677962.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book has argued for the necessity of interpreting the down low—a phenomenon in which black men engage in sex with both men and women even though they do not identify as gay, queer, or ... More


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