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Popular music and audiovisual editing in contemporary action films [article]

Catrin Angharad Watts
I would like to thank my family for encouraging me to pursue new adventures in places far away from home and for taking the time to understand me despite my ever-changing accent.  ...  I would also like to thank Eloise Boisjoli, Cari McDonnell, and Bethany McLemore for challenging me and listening to new ideas.  ...  Consumer Services Vol. 19, No. 6 (2012) and Film Trailers in Britain, 1940-1960," Historical Journal of Film, Radio, and Television Vol. 29, No. 4 (2009): 433-448; Kathleen Williams, "Never Coming to  ... 
doi:10.15781/t2rv0dk1k fatcat:doii7gapyrgl5crynvzdj4ylna

Farmers Perceptions about Climate Change Vulnerabilities and their Adaptation Measures in District Swat

Muhammad Suleman Bacha, Mohammad Nafees, Syed Adnan
2018 Sarhad Journal of Agriculture  
Use could also be made of "Watan Cards" issued by NADRA to flood affectees. 13.  ...  Support is also needed to deal with the increased demand for interaction with local communities and for public information.  ...  Most indirect damage is revenue loss due to nondelivery of electricity to the flood affected areas.  ... 
doi:10.17582/journal.sja/2018/34.2.311.326 fatcat:msmfjdeoqre5fco6y5roabh23i

Alternative Semantics Across Languages: Case Studies on Disjunctive Questions and Free Choice Items in Samoan and Yoruba [article]

Anna Summerhayes Howell, Universitaet Tuebingen, Beck, Sigrid (Prof. Dr.)
This question has not been addressed to the same extent for other phenomena where alternatives have been argued to play a role in the compositional semantics.  ...  How do they interact? This thesis contributes two case studies that address this issue from a crosslinguistic perspective. The first case study lo [...]  ...  ∀ [ ♦ [ Excl you take [ N P cualquier card ]]]] c. ∀x[card − in − this − deck(x) → ♦[you take only x]] a.  ... 
doi:10.15496/publikation-50870 fatcat:6trsqq3pcbhkhax2yrx6pltqja

On the Beat: Understanding Portrayals of Law Enforcement Officers in Hip-hop Lyrics Since 2009 [article]

Francesca A Keesee
To some, finding George Zimmerman not guilty meant that Blacks could be victimized by others and there would be no obligation to provide justice to Black victims.  ...  The author consulted Billboard music charts to select five songs from each year (forty songs total), and she analyzed each song to assess how the artists position police officers and themselves in the  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I am forever grateful to my best friend, partner in crime, and husband, Patrick.  ... 
doi:10.13021/g8m98b fatcat:gz5lqu5rxzeshmhthlrucaiere

European Cars

Kelsey A Peterson
Playing rummy after the meal, Charles dealt Anne a hand and the guests chuckled. Sometimes he leaned over to help pick cards for her, very strategically, other times he let her choose.  ...  The guests clapped for Anne each time she laid a card down. After the third eruption of applause, Yvonne spoke up from the corner of the room: "There's no need for that."  ...  That meant, somehow, she was able to read my father's handwriting, which I, to this day, cannot bring myself to do.  ... 
doi:10.7936/k7q52mwb fatcat:wlnsubvypbb3tagv62hkhwhyp4

The Politics and Poetics of Belonging: An auto-ethnographic exploration of personal identity and family

Nina Berg
2010 unpublished
We take a break from talking and go to find a deck of cards. "But home can be many places, no?" "Home is, I think, an unfathomable thing" "It is not an apartment; it is not a house. You could move."  ...  "They wanted me to play bridge and I had never played so they recruited me. I played bridge for twenty-eight days." We make a note to play some time that weekend and return to the story.  ... 

Sexual Education Among Indigenous Ng"be Costa Ricans: A Tale of Two Schools

Maria Alvarado
The role of science teachers as program implementers must be reevaluated, and the program needs to adjust certain discourses and allow for flexibility in order to obtain the intended results, as conceived  ...  Through participant observation, interviews, surveys, and free-listing exercises I was able to identify broken messages and miscommunication in the implementation of the programs.  ...  One day, sex-ed class was cancelled, so the 9 th graders and I decided to play a game during the free period. One of the students found a deck of cards and handed it to me.  ... 
doi:10.57709/11193717 fatcat:ctv2hrqcevgihmwdbi2kve4nde

Journal of Hip Hop Studies

Journal Of Hip Hop Studies
Just as Wilderson cites the propensity of the black performance to obscure rather than make any kind of authentic contact with black social life, Jared Sexton takes to task Fred Moten's positive emphasis  ...  According to afro-pessimism, what is wanted is a more direct critical engagement with the implications for black life of the antagonism itself -what Frank Wilderson refers to (over and against the liberation  ...  Several roles and movies were excluded from the sample, which were "straight to DVD" movie releases, which are not shown in theaters; roles in which the rapper played "himself" or "herself;" roles for  ... 
doi:10.34718/7vvm-gq50 fatcat:ed3rnszqzbawledqla6wejbmbi

MALAGUNA ROAD The Papua and New Guinea Diaries of MALAGUNA ROAD The Papua and New Guinea Diaries of SARAH CHINNERY Edited and introduced

Sarah Chinnery, Kate Fortune
Cover: Tolai women walking to the market in Rabaul Photograph by Sarah Chinnery The photographs that appear in this book have been reproduced courtesy of the Chinnery family.  ...  They play cards, though it is tambu [taboo] by law, and bet their belts on it.) The earth to fill the terrace, being volcanic soil and very soft and loose, was difficult to manage.  ...  Some new recruits signed on yesterday, bringing five friends who said they also wanted to mekim pepa [sign a contract] for three years.  ... 

The Art of the Hustle: A Study of the Rap Music Industry in Bogota, Colombia

Laura Lynn Bunting-Hudson
to reach their business goals.  ...  How do rap artists in Bogota, Colombia come together to make music? What is the process they take to commodify their culture?  ...  The rappers could bring the computer shops an album on a USB drive or a memory card.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d88p6bs4 fatcat:yuwvfhkvhbcf7i3snihw3frl4e

Surviving independent women: feminist appropriations in the cultural production of destiny's child [article]

Samantha C. Thrift, University Of Calgary, University Of Calgary, Brian Rusted
For instance, the female trio Salt 'N' Pepa do not bow to the sexist representations of women that are propagated by their male counterparts.  ...  relations of daily life ... and those uses of culture which 'empower,' which bring people together to change things?  ... 
doi:10.11575/prism/18160 fatcat:ygzpfka3efbfljlxabygpdvlx4

Sayling, stories from the mothership: narrating political geographies of Nigerian campus cultism

Kristina N. Weaver
A critical prologue and footnotes throughout serve to connect the creative core of this work to larger academic, literary, and ethnographic contexts.  ...  Touching on a wide range of themes, from domesticity to internet fraud, the stories explore the interface of occult violence and youth politics in the contemporary period.  ...  'Pepa' is hot pepper.  ... 
doi:10.5525/gla.thesis.1512 fatcat:bq7d3dewb5gppm7nckvzevp6qa

(Re)locating identities in the ancestral homeland: the complexities of belonging among the migrants from Peru in Okinawa

Miki Kawabata
I went to the sports ground La Union to play football, but that was about it.  ...  continue to play a significant social and economic role in Okinawa.  ... 
doi:10.25501/soas.00018464 fatcat:mzmcbtgqazcyznduuutvnlreda

Tagalog bestsellers and the history of the book in the Philippines

Patricia May Bantug Jurilla
The survey pays special attention to literary forms and texts that have played a significant role in the development of Philippine culture and history.  ...  This thesis seeks to introduce the History of the Book to Philippine scholarship, where the discipline is still a largely unexplored if not totally unheard of area of study.  ...  Role playing only, like how you pretended to be me on the telephone, when you entertained Borris. We will play a gam e... I will act as a poor girl, a character to find my real self.  ... 
doi:10.25501/soas.00028810 fatcat:wkcgrzecdrguzg5xrvp5qzrlpi