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Fear of a Performative Planet: Troubling the Concept of “Post-Blackness”

Rone Shavers

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/9780231169349.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter offers Afro-Futurism as a method of problematizing the idea that a progressive way ahead involves the dissolution of race and erasure of racial performativity. In Who’s Afraid of ... More


Performative Citizenship and Anti-Japanese Melodrama: The Mass Media Construction of Home Front Nationalism

Emily Roxworthy

in The Spectacle of Japanese American Trauma: Racial Performativity and World War II

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832209
eISBN:
9780824869359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832209.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter reconstructs the patriotic pageantry that the Hearst media empire staged in its newspaper pages and on city streets across the United States and argues that these pageants downplayed the ... More


Introduction: The Dubious Stage of Post-Blackness—Performing Otherness, Conserving Dominance

K. Merinda Simmons

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/9780231169349.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This book challenges the premise, advanced by black intellectuals, that the Obama administration ushered in a “post-racial” era in the United States. It brings together a collection of voices that ... More


The Class Act of Guide Maggie: Cosmopolitesse, Publics, and Participatory Anthropology

Margaret Werry

in The Tourist State: Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816666058
eISBN:
9781452946719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816666058.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines acts of social encounter, dialogic interaction, and hospitality at the core of ethnic tourism in New Zealand by focusing on the transnational career of Makereti Papakura, a ... More


“Manzanar, the Eyes of the World Are upon You”: Internee Performance and Archival Ambivalence

Emily Roxworthy

in The Spectacle of Japanese American Trauma: Racial Performativity and World War II

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832209
eISBN:
9780824869359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832209.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores the self-conscious construction of Japanese American identities and the internment experience in the internee-run Manzanar Free Press, which epitomized the camp newspapers ... More


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