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Representations of Arabs and Muslims in Post-9/11 Television Dramas

Evelyn Alsultany

in The Colorblind Screen: Television in Post-Racial America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479809769
eISBN:
9781479893331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479809769.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter maps out the representational strategies used by television writers and producers after 9/11 to represent Arabs and Muslims as terrorists while avoiding Arab/Muslim terrorist ... More


Introduction

Kendra Marston

in Postfeminist Whiteness: Problematising Melancholic Burden in Contemporary Hollywood

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474430296
eISBN:
9781474453608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474430296.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The introductory section opens with a discussion of Lars von Trier’s 2011 film Melancholia, examining this text’s significance as part of a broader cultural moment in which the depressive episodes of ... More


Policy events, race and the future of the city

Kalervo N. Gulson and P. Taylor Webb

in Education Policy and Racial Biopolitics in Multicultural Cities

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447320074
eISBN:
9781447320098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447320074.003.0012
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The final chapter concludes the book by examining some of the effects of problematizing ideas of race, racism, equity and so forth, and explicitly takes on the challenges that emerge when education ... More


Satirizing Satire: Symbolic Violence and Subversion in Spike Lee’s Bamboozled

Luvena Kopp

in Post-Soul Satire: Black Identity after Civil Rights

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781617039973
eISBN:
9781626740280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039973.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter employs Pierre Bourdieu’s concept of “symbolic violence” in order to analyse Spike Lee’s film Bamboozled. This film targets both the overtly racist cultural practices like minstrelsy as ... More


Reading Too Much Into: Marilyn Chin, Translation, and Poetry in the “Post-Race” Era

Dorothy J. Wang

in Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804783651
eISBN:
9780804789097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783651.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Marilyn Chin is one of the few Asian American poets who openly declares her poetry as ’political’ and herself a feminist. This chapter deals directly with the question of her critical reception, ... More


Subjunctive Subjects Pamela Lu’s Pamela: A Novel and the Poetics and Politics of Diaspora

Dorothy J. Wang

in Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804783651
eISBN:
9780804789097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783651.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter examines Pamela Lu’s Pamela: A Novel—a text that refuses easy categorization by almost any criteria. Thought its title makes knowing reference to one of the founding texts of the English ... More


Fallacies of the Post-Race Presidency

Ishmael Reed

in The Trouble with Post-Blackness

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169349
eISBN:
9780231538503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169349.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter examines the political pathologizing of blackness on the part of President Barack Obama, who seems to blame black male behavior for the country’s social problems. Obama, the leader of ... More


Abstracting and De-Racializing Diversity: The Articulation of Diversity in the Post-Race Era

Rona Tamiko Halualani

in Critical Rhetorics of Race

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762226
eISBN:
9780814765296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762226.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This concluding chapter argues that regional newspaper stories in Silicon Valley, California, create the appearance of a raceless society, strengthening legislative efforts in California to eliminate ... More


Post-race American Triumphalism and the Entrenchment of Colorblind Racial Ideology

Enid Logan

in "At This Defining Moment": Barack Obama's Presidential Candidacy and the New Politics of Race

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814752975
eISBN:
9780814753460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814752975.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter looks at the predominant narrative interpretation of Obama's victory, which is deemed as the “triumphalist narrative of post-race America.” It argues that such a narrative shows a series ... More


From Scientific Motherhood to Intensive Mothering

Patricia Hamilton

in Black Mothers and Attachment Parenting: A Black Feminist Analysis of Intensive Mothering in Britain and Canada

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529207934
eISBN:
9781529207958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207934.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines contemporary political contexts that focuses on how attachment parenting (AP) matches with neoliberal politics and emphasizes the notion that society is 'post' race. It ... More


Racial reality and unreality1

Karim Murji

in Racism, Policy and Politics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447319573
eISBN:
9781447319603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447319573.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter explores the debates on what race is. For some time, the dominant social constructionist approach in the social sciences has insisted that the only proper way to regard race is by ... More


“Cheap and Easy Radicalism”

Justin Adams Burton

in Posthuman Rap

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190235451
eISBN:
9780190235499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190235451.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

Kendrick Lamar registers as an explicitly political rapper who speaks against police violence and for black solidarity. But the reception of Kendrick Lamar—the idea of Kendrick as found in ... More


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