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Buy Silencing the Past anniversary edition): Power and the Production of History by Michel-Rolph Trouillot and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! Leryn Franco, New Books, Books To Read, Haitian Revolution, History Online, Thing 1, Most Popular Books, Book Nooks, 20th Anniversary

Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition) by Michel-Rolph Trouillot: 9780807080535 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition) Now part of the HBO docuseries “Exterminate All the Brutes,” written and directed by Raoul Peck The 20th anniversary edition of a pioneering classic that explores the contexts in which history is produced—now with a new foreword by renowned scholar Hazel Carby Placing the West’s failure to acknowledge the Haitian Revolution—the most successful slave revolt in history—alongside denials of the Holocaust and the debate over the Alamo…

Data Feminism – A new way of thinking about data science and data ethics that is informed by the ideas of intersectional feminism. Social Science, Science And Technology, Science Writing, Good Books, Books To Read, Emerson College, Intersectional Feminism, Book Journal, Data Visualization

Data Feminism

A new way of thinking about data science and data ethics that is informed by the ideas of intersectional feminism. The open access edition of this book was made possible by generous funding from the MIT Libraries. Today, data science is a form of power. It has been used to expose injustice, improve health outcomes, and topple governments. But it has also been used to discriminate, police, and surveil. This potential for good, on the one hand, and harm, on…

The first scholarly book on John Hughes examines Hollywood's complex relationship with genre, the role of the auteur in commercial cinema, and the legacy of favorites such as Sixteen Candles and Ferris Bueller's Day Off. University Of Sussex, Romantic Movie Quotes, Film Quotes, Sad Quotes, Hollywood Cinema, Indie Movies, Independent Films, Documentary Film, Action Movies

Mainstream Maverick John Hughes and New Hollywood Cinema By Holly Chard

The first scholarly book on John Hughes examines Hollywood's complex relationship with genre, the role of the auteur in commercial cinema, and the legacy of favorites such as Sixteen Candles and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Queer China: Lesbian and Gay Literature and Visual Culture under Posts Life Of A Butterfly, Lesbian, Gay, University Of Nottingham, Social Transformation, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Social Activities, Textbook

Queer China: Lesbian and Gay Literature and Visual Culture under Postsocialism

This book analyses queer cultural production in contemporary China to map the broad social transformations in gender, sexuality and desire. It examines queer literature and visual cultures in China’s post-Mao and postsocialist era to show how these diverse cultural forms and practices not only function as context-specific and culturally sensitive forms of social activism but also produce distinct types of gender and sexual subjectivities unique to China’s postsocialist conditions. From poet

The Craft of College Teaching (eBook) Teaching Strategies, Learning Activities, Student Learning, College Teaching, Academic Success, Student Motivation, Group Work, Student Engagement, Higher Education

The Craft of College Teaching

The essential how-to guide to successful college teaching and learning

To Make the Wounded Whole | Dan Royles | University of North Carolina Press African American Studies, African American History, University Of North Carolina, Oral History, History Projects, Social Issues, Denial, Case Study, Audio Books

To Make the Wounded Whole | Dan Royles | University of North Carolina Press

In the decades since it was identified in 1981, HIV/AIDS has devastated African American communities. Members of those communities mobilized to fight the epi...

The Fury Archives | Columbia University Press Citizenship, Human Rights, Book Lists, Literature, Archive, Ebooks, This Book, Author, Columbia

The Fury Archives | Columbia University Press

In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, radical women’s movements and the avant-gardes were often in contact with one another, brought togeth... | CUP

From Superman and Batman to the X-Men and Young Avengers, Supersex interrogates the relationship between heroism and sexuality, shedding new light on our fantasies of both. Moral Panic, Superman, Batman, Media Studies, Complicated Relationship, Young Avengers, Social Science, X Men, This Book

Supersex Sexuality, Fantasy, and the Superhero Edited by Anna F. Peppard

From Superman and Batman to the X-Men and Young Avengers, Supersex interrogates the relationship between heroism and sexuality, shedding new light on our fantasies of both.

Drawing On Walls: A Story Of Keith Haring — Enchanted Lion Books Lion Book, Conceptual Drawing, Wall Drawing, Art Drawings, Principles Of Art, Albrecht Durer, Keith Haring, New York Public Library, Large Painting

Drawing On Walls: A Story Of Keith Haring — Enchanted Lion Books

This title is also available from Bookshop , a great initiative that supports local, independent bookstores. ★ A New York Public Library Best Book for Kids of 2020 ★ A Washington Post Best Children's Book of 2020 ★ A Kirkus Best Picture-Book Biography of 2020 ★ A Chicago Publ

Everyday Movies documents the twentieth-century rise of portable film projectors. It demonstrates that since World War II, the vast majority of movie-watching did not happen in the glow of the large screen but rather took place alongside the glitches, distortions, and clickety-clack of small machines that transformed home, classroom, museum, community, government, industrial, and military venues into sites of moving-image display. Merida, Movie Theater, Audio Books, Projectors, Culture, Film, Movies, Glow, Industrial

Everyday Movies

Everyday Movies documents the twentieth-century rise of portable film projectors. It demonstrates that since World War II, the vast majority of movie-watching did not happen in the glow of the large screen but rather took place alongside the glitches, distortions, and clickety-clack of small machines that transformed home, classroom, museum, community, government, industrial, and military venues into sites of moving-image display.

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Regarding Frames | RIT Press

Part interpretive criticism, part philosophical meditation, Regarding Frames: Thinking with Comics in the Twenty-First Century explores the ways that literary comics engage readers in the mutual construction of meaning. Kwa draws from a wide range of philosophical, critical, and theoretical texts to analyze the visual and verbal narrative strategies that artists use. She

A Queer New York New York Neighborhoods, Open Access Journals, Bedford Stuyvesant, Economic Justice, University Of Kentucky, Interactive Map, Social Science, Sociology, Data Visualization

A Queer New York

Winner, 2021 Glenda Laws Award given by the American Association of GeographersThe first lesbian and queer historical geography of New York CityOver the past...

Theory for Beginners Alison Bechdel, Are You My Mother, Philosophy For Children, Read Theory, Fordham University, Online Textbook, Alice Book, Critical Theory, A Series Of Unfortunate Events

Theory for Beginners

Since its inception in the 1970s, the Philosophy for Children movement (P4C) has affirmed children’s literature as important philosophical work. Theory, me...