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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 64–71.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Russell Jeung An experience with a young Cambodian neighbor in Oakland whom relatives believed to be possessed by a ghost leads the author to reflect on his evangelical Christian ministry in the community. This piece discusses tutoring students in the Oak Park neighborhood of Oakland, the role of...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 37–45.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Brock Winstead This article recounts the history of the author's house and surrounding area in the Golden Gate neighborhood of Oakland, California, from the pre-colonial era to the present. The article emphasizes the repeated instances of displacement of one class of residents by another...
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Boom (2012) 2 (3): 18–24.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Permissions website, http://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2012 soul food Oakland African-American chef gentrification 18 boomca l i f o r n i a . c om Boom: A Journal of California, Vol. 2, Number 3, pps 18 24. ISSN 2153-8018, electronic ISSN 2153-764X. © 2012 by the Regents of the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 110–119.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Walter Hood; Shannon Jackson From their origins, the University of California, Berkeley and The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) were established in different geographical, cultural, and political contexts. In a course sponsored by the Global Urban Humanities Initiative, artist, designer and...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Pacific region for hundreds of years. Facing the Pacific was a key orientation for both the fair’s organizers and visitors. This article accompanies a portfolio of objects from the collections of the Oakland Museum of California © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Panama...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 68–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
...: Crimespotting, an interactive map of crimes in San Francisco and Oakland; Parks.stamen.com visualizes the stories and images that pour out of parks, open spaces, and natural areas in the city and state; Surging Seas highlights what will be lost as rising sea levels take back land, put property underwater, and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (2): 87–91.
Published: 01 July 2013
... century to current movements such as Occupy Oakland. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Utopia communalism cooperative Occupy Oakland nickolas mario perrone Radical Roots, Utopian Legacies A usable past for today s communitarians John Curl, For All the People...
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Boom (2012) 2 (2): 13–21.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Spring Warren Spring Warren interviews Daniel Clowes, Oakland-based Graphic Novelist whose works include Ghost World , Wilson , and others. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 4–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... conditions of the twenty-first century. This essay argues that California is leading the way in defining a new code to deal responsibly-and profitably-with climate change and its effects. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Drought Oroville Dam Oakland emissions groundwater...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 18–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
... urban humanists based in Los Angeles. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Oakland Los Angeles the North creative writing LA literature Japanese Americans Japanese churches spatiality time Urban Humanities Anime Wong Tropic of Orange karen tei yamashita A...
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Boom (2012) 2 (2): 100–104.
Published: 01 June 2012
... permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Rights and Permissions website, http://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2012 Murder police Oakland California PhotograPh by Nick Fisher Boom0202_12.indd 100 07/06/12 2:26 PM boom | s u mm e...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2014
...” framework, which benefits from alternative uses of technology, and which offers a counter-narrative to the ways that tech wealth is also uprooting communities. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 San Francisco Bay Area Oakland Technology Techies Gentrification...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 110–124.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Oakland Los Angeles Bay Area David Butow redux pictures mood moody public spaces donut shop david butow After Hours Exploring California in the dark T here s something about walking the streets in the quiet stillness of night.When darkness falls and businesses shut down, the strange colors...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 6–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Dead Kennedys, Jerry Garcia or Jello Biafra, Sutro, sutra, Freddie Mercury. When This is how I felt a lot during those months, as if time had slowed or slipped or grown elastic, as if there were time enough at last. 8 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Queen played Oakland in July 1980, the singer came to party...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Mitchell Black Panthers Oakland Museum of California Karen Tei Yamashita boom staff The Boom List What to do, see, read, and hear this fall in California Visit Danny Lyon: Message to the Future. A leading figure in the Americanstreet photography movement of the 1960s, Danny Lyon has...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 39–51.
Published: 01 December 2016
... forebears, Louisianans, came west and then split off. Half went north to the Bay Area, Oakland; the other bent south to Los Angeles each to be near a busy railroad hub that brought my uncles the good fortune of hard but steady work as Pullman porters. How they perceived it, I could hear it in my Uncle...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Oakland loom to the right, and the remains of the Richmond shipyards are off to the left. You continue due east, your boat surfing downwind as the gentle swells of the Bay lift your stern, until the Berkeley Hills get so close the windows of the brown shingled houses glint like flames and you can see the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): iii.
Published: 01 September 2016
... A L T E R H O O D is professor of landscape architecture and environmental planning, and urban design at University of California, Berkeley. He is principal of Hood Design, a cultural practice based in Oakland. S H A N N O N J A C K S O N is professor of rhetoric and theater, dance, and performance...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 50–57.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the Univer- sity of California, Berkeley (UCB) and across the city over Free Speech, the Vietnam War, Women s Rights, and Third World Liberation, the latter championed especially by the Black Panther Party, headquartered in nearby Oakland. Ear- lier that year a group known as the April Coalition...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): iii.
Published: 01 June 2016
... its name from a performance by the Los Angeles Poverty Department. J O S E F J A C Q U E S is a photographer and educator based in Oakland. He has done work involving California and its prisons that is part of a larger body of work dealing with government s use of land, specifically in California. S O...