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Katrin Sieg

works resist the rhetoric of a “refugee crisis,” which implies that humanitarian benevolence is the exception to the norm of nationalist protectionism, in favor of a more rigorous reflection on migration in a context of global disparity. And most use the

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Patrick Young, David Looseley, Elayne Oliphant, and Kolja Lindner

in an area where movement and local interconnection across the Rhine had hitherto been the norm. The categories of “insiders and outsiders” were likewise reconfigured, such that male civilians were made either subordinate or invisible (despite

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Ted Nannicelli

’s conception of multiple instance artworks as “norm-kinds” is correct (1980: 58). In saying this, I don’t mean to make any particularly contentious ontological commitments. Rather, I simply want to take, as given, the intuitive idea that whatever multiple

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“The Dragon Can't Roar”

Analysis of British Expatriate Masculinity in Yusuf Dawood's One Life Too Many

Antony Mukasa Mate

cultural norms of British nobility that require women to be chaste and honorable. Anna, however, is not domesticated at home like the typical African woman. She even has a domestic helper called Mutua. However, her bone of contention is that she plays a

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Clothing and Colours in Early Islam

Adornment (Aesthetics), Symbolism and Differentiation

Hadas Hirsch

, place, socioeconomic conditions and foreign influences. The outcome was that the Koranic verses were extended and reinterpreted, thus reflecting the built-in tension between norms and realities. However, the basic and unwavering assumptions of Muslim

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Jeff Smith, Dominic Topp, Jason Gendler, and Francesco Sticchi

murmur. Although it is customary for sound mixers to prioritize dialogue on the soundtrack, the representation of Alice's attentional focus on the word knife goes beyond such norms, not only conveying her underlying sense of guilt and anxiety about the

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Wooden Man

Coetzee or the Possibility of Differend as Ethics

Teresa Joaquim

betrayal of the mother occurring at the beginning of the narrative, eventually evolves toward a dismissal of the father and the model of hegemonic masculinity: “he had decided he was not going to like him” (59). Hesitation in regards to gendered norms

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Marie-Ève Thérenty

des médias numériques, parce qu’il bouleverse les codes et déstabilise les normes professionnelles et les modèles économiques, remet au premier plan des enjeux d’écriture, de format, et donc de poétique, qui ont joué un rôle prépondérant avant que le

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Negotiating Identities

Being “Boy,” Being “Filipino,” Being “Other”

Victoria Cann

diaspora living in Norfolk (UK). I explore the different strategies that allowed Tom to maintain a hegemonically unproblematic masculine identity despite his articulations being often against the “norm.” In doing so Tom's presentation of self raises

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“Four Guys and a Hole in the Floor”

Racial Politics of Mobility and Excretion among BC-Based Long Haul Truckers

Amie McLean

masculinities exist in subordinated tension to white, heterosexual, elite gender formations. 14 Trucking as a whole remains extremely male-dominated; in 2004, 97 percent of all truckers in Canada were men. 15 Gendering norms in the industry and broader society