White Bodies

Author: Jane Robins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501165100
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A page-turning work of suspense that announces a stunning new voice in fiction, White Bodies will change the way you think about obsession, love, and the violence we inflict on one another—and ourselves.

The Couple Next Door

Author: Shari Lapena
ISBN: 3732540294
Size: 17.69 MB
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Shari Lapena hat mit ihrem Debüt "The Couple Next Door" einen hochspannenden Thriller geschrieben, der in den USA und England innerhalb kürzester Zeit zum Mega-Bestseller avancierte.

Zwischen Mir Und Der Welt

Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Publisher: Hanser Berlin
ISBN: 3446251952
Size: 57.72 MB
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In seinem schmerzhaften, leidenschaftlichen Manifest verdichtet Ta-Nehisi Coates amerikanische und persönliche Geschichte zu einem Appell an sein Land, sich endlich seiner Vergangenheit zu stellen.

Black Bodies White Gazes

Author: George Yancy
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442258357
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In this second edition of his trenchant and provocative book, George Yancy offers students the theoretical framework they crave for understanding the violence perpetrated against the Black body.

The White African American Body

Author: Charles D. Martin
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813530321
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In the 1996 episode, the bodies of murdered black men turn up in the City of
Brotherly Love, their skins a sudden and miraculous white from a complete
absence of pigment. Theories for the deadly transformation echo the first
philosophical speculations upon the white Negro body. The encroaching
whiteness on dark skin spurs fears of fever imported from the tropics by
immigrants, skin color fancied as a disease spread by black bodies. The
spectacle of whiteness reduces Africans and ...

Female Bodies On The American Stage

Author: J. Mobley
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137428945
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This chapter explores the complex interplay between fatness and racial
otherness through plays including August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (
1984), SuzanLori Parks's Venus (1995), and Hairspray (2002). the musical First I
will explore the overlap between cultural assumptions surrounding fat white
women and fat black women in representation, whichwill inform the discussionof
the subtle alliance between fat white bodies and nonCaucasian bodies in
representation. Before ...

Choreographing History

Author: Susan Leigh Foster
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253116505
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WHITE. Bodies. and. Their. Plots. The soul is the prison of the body. —
FOUCAULT The title of these brief thoughts is adapted from Freud's well-known
essay, usually translated into English as "Instincts and Their Vicissitudes." I am
going to reflect on bodies and their vicissitudes, but rather more in the spirit of the
original German title of Freud's piece than that of the English translation. The
German title is "Triebe und Triebschicksale," which literally means: "Drives and
Their Fates" but ...

Exploring Race In Predominantly White Classrooms

Author: George Yancy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135045003
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Tarrying with this new insight, he went on to mention, in private,the fact that his
daughter is only held by his parents andhis wife's parents,allof whom are White.
Herecognized the weight of thismoment; he was wounded bythe realization that
his daughter does not know (or has not known) the securityof Black arms, that her
life is filled with White people only,White bonding, White social andWhite familial
spaces. Throughsuch “natural” actsof bonding, which exclude Black bodies and ...