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Dressed for FreedomThe Fashionable Politics of American Feminism

Dressed for Freedom: The Fashionable Politics of American Feminism

Einav Rabinovitch-Fox

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044014
eISBN:
9780252052941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044014.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This book examines how fashion became an important vehicle for expressing modern gender identities and promoting feminist ideas during the long twentieth century. Arguing against narratives that view ... More

Queer and Trans MigrationsDynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Eithne Luibhéid and Karma R Chávez (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043314
eISBN:
9780252052194
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043314.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This volume brings together academics, activists, and artists to explore how LGBTQ migrants and their allies, friends, families, and communities (including citizens and noncitizens) experience and ... More

Shelter from the MachineHomesteaders in the Age of Capitalism

Shelter from the Machine: Homesteaders in the Age of Capitalism

Jason G. Strange

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252043031
eISBN:
9780252051890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043031.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Drawing upon deep ethnographic fieldwork, and written in lively prose that weaves together story and evidence, the book explores contemporary homesteading in Appalachia as a means of resistance to ... More

Writing RevolutionHispanic Anarchism in the United States

Writing Revolution: Hispanic Anarchism in the United States

Christopher J. Castaneda and Montse Feu (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042744
eISBN:
9780252051609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042744.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Writing Revolution examines the ways in which Spanish-language anarchist print culture established and maintained transnational networks from the late 19th through 20th centuries. Organized both ... More

Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights

Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights

Robert J. Patterson (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042775
eISBN:
9780252051630
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042775.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Through its analysis of film, drama, fiction, visual culture, poetry, and other cultural -artifacts, Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights offers a fresh examination of how the historical ... More

Radicals in the HeartlandThe 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois

Radicals in the Heartland: The 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois

Michael V. Metz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780252042416
eISBN:
9780252051258
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042416.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Entering the 1960s, the University of Illinois typified “Middle America,” with its midwestern campus, middle-class enrollment, and midcentury quiescence—the unlikeliest of settings for protest, ... More

Building the Black Arts MovementHoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Building the Black Arts Movement: Hoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Jonathan Fenderson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780252042430
eISBN:
9780252051272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042430.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This book is the first to document and analyze Hoyt Fuller’s profound influence on the Black Arts movement. Using historical snapshots of Fuller’s life and activism as a means to rethink the period, ... More

All Our TrialsPrisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Emily L. Thuma

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780252042331
eISBN:
9780252051173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042331.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence is a history of grassroots activism by, for, and about incarcerated domestic violence survivors, criminalized rape resisters, ... More

Disruption in DetroitAutoworkers and the Elusive Postwar Boom

Disruption in Detroit: Autoworkers and the Elusive Postwar Boom

Daniel J Clark

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252042010
eISBN:
9780252050756
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042010.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

It is conventional wisdom that because of lucrative contracts negotiated by the United Auto Workers (UAW) under Walter Reuther's leadership, most autoworkers in the U.S. enjoyed steady work, ... More

Women's Political Activism in PalestinePeacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Sophie Richter-Devroe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252041860
eISBN:
9780252050558
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041860.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

What does doing politics mean in a context of occupation, settler-colonialism, and prolonged state violence such as Palestine? This book traces Palestinian women’s forms of political activism, ... More

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