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Matthew Zarnowiecki

Trade Center, which was built near the site of the ‘sometime lofty’ World Trade Center towers. (The director of the film of sonnet 55, the more famous ‘Not marble, nor the gilded monuments’, sets it at the 9/11 memorial, which preserves the twin towers

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Estella Carpi, Sandy F. Chang, Kristy A. Belton, Katja Swider, Naluwembe Binaisa, Magdalena Kubal-Czerwińska, and Jessie Blackbourn

s to late 1990s; the Puerto Rican independence movement of the 1980s; and post-9/11. Prabhat adopts the UK and US as comparable case studies not just because of their shared legal and political history and traditions, but because both states have

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Like a Tumbleweed in Eden

The Diasporic Lives of Concepts

Banu Subramaniam

embrace a more dynamic and pragmatic approach, focus on the function of species in their ecosystem rather than a litmus test on their geography of origin. Plants and animals, like humans, need a “thoughtful and inclusive response.” 49 Yet, in a post-9/11

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Asale Angel-Ajani, Carolyn J. Dean, and Meg McLagan

felt lost. When she first went, none of the male doctors at the VA believed that she'd been in combat, that that was the source of her problems. … Like those of many veterans of the post-9/11 wars, Shannon's moral concerns had nowhere to go; they were

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Adi Binhas

organizations did not reveal their internal conflicts, and efforts were made to present a united front. This attitude was mentioned by several of the interviewees (1, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11). According to Interviewee 11: “We thought that revealing inner tensions would

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“Racism Is Not An Opinion”

Muslim Responses to Pegida and Islamophobia in Germany

Karolin Machtans

attacks of 11 September 2001 have also changed the perception of Muslims in Germany. Since 9/11, Germany’s largest minority, formerly referred to collectively as “Turks,” regardless of their actual citizenship, has increasingly been recast as “Muslims

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Confronting Tyranny in a Public Health Agency

Crafting a ‘Philosophy of Praxis’ into a ‘Community of Resistance’

Brian McKenna

opportunity to have a public voice was one of the most remarkable turns in this ethnographic journey. I was doing ‘action anthropology’ as a public writer and critical public pedagogue ( McKenna 2010 ). But then the tragedy of 9/11 happened and PEER told us

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Spencer McKay

decision-making would lead citizens to be more engaged. Dyck and Lascher nicely lay out the causal mechanisms that are believed to explain how popular vote processes increase turnout (9–11). They suggest that popular vote processes are expected to improve

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Mark S. Micale

thinking the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington, DC, as well as the Bush/Cheney/Rumsfeld “global war on Islamic terrorism” and retaliatory attacks in cities such as Mumbai, Madrid, and London. 20 This latest form of barbarism, he pointed out, has been

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Tehmina Pirzada

Muslimness and femininity in comics is sporadic and somewhat limited in nature. Dust, created in the post 9/11 era is a burka-clad Afghan girl who willfully dons the burka and uses her super powers to destroy her enemies. However, Dust still exists within a