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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2017; 6378–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2017.6.3.78
Published: 01 September 2017
... on a predominately white campus and in building digital communities for queer women of color. Ratchetness honors personal experiences and identities as knowledge. This essay explores how ratchetness enables Black girls and femmes to maneuver through oppression without collapsing into dejectedness by...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2020; 9125–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2020.9.1.25
Published: 01 March 2020
.... His gentle touch persisted until he evoked pain. This became the familiar touch of the invisible white bodies prescribing the path to merit, the gentle pressure that will inevitably cause harm. He told me to walk to the edge of the room while he watched. I watched him watch me. A white girl learning...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2020; 9163–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2020.9.1.63
Published: 01 March 2020
... emotional work.” 39 This type of research endeavor, as Jodi O'Brien suggests, has the potential to radically alter our sociological understanding of vulnerable populations. 40 and I really hope no white person ever has cause to write about me because they never understand 41 My...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 838–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.3.8
Published: 01 September 2019
..., just waiting to be asked to dance. Years later, a Facebook friend commenting on the photo described the image as “pretty much any straight White girl at a wedding, holding a bottle of wine.” I have the privilege of passing as nondisabled in many settings, like the documented wedding, and have to...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8273–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.2.73
Published: 01 June 2019
.... International, https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/indian-american-group-marches-in-support-of-trumps-immigration-policy/article22650866.ece . 2. “RHC Immigration Rally in Front of White House with 1000+ Delegates from All Over the Country,” YouTube, accessed 3 January 2019, https...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8131–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.1.31
Published: 01 March 2019
...—kids who migrated from many parts of the world. There are also students who look like me, but were actually born in Canada. Mostly, though, it is full of big, tall white boys and girls. To my surprise, I quickly became quite popular with the boys at school. Until my arrival in Canada, I'd never...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8180–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.1.80
Published: 01 March 2019
... to illness, one to suicide, and one to the winter commute. The photo features a 19-year-old girl who so perfectly embodies the image of “all-American girl”—white, thin, perfectly horizontal teeth, long blonde hair. Do you think when she woke up that morning that she just kind of intuitively knew...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8125–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.1.25
Published: 01 March 2019
... transcendence as I would ever get. For a girl who grew up poor in the rural American West, there weren't a lot of opportunities to leave. I dreamed of leaving my state, of traveling the world, of working in New York City, but those were just dreams. My reality, it seemed, was that I would have to stay...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8117–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.1.17
Published: 01 March 2019
... Who Went to Live with the Seals and the Girl Who Returned from the Dead,” in Boundaries and Passages: Rule and Ritual in Yup'ik Eskimo Oral Tradition (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1994), 3–46. 2. Fienup-Riordan, “Metaphors to Live By,” 37. 3. Fienup-Riordan, “Metaphors to Live By...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2019; 8142–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.1.42
Published: 01 March 2019
... safe for Hindus. Things were changing. We were on our way back from Patna, but couldn't get home. The air was thick with rumors of terrible incidents. People were burning houses in the villages, they were being forced to convert to Islam, girls were being snatched. I don't think my father agreed with...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 74153–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.153
Published: 01 December 2018
... poured over black naps at whites-only counters And Don Imus's hate for “Nappy Headed Hoes” And how pretty those four little girls' hair must've been for church that day Poetry Spoken word Discrimination Black ...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 7454–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.54
Published: 01 December 2018
... pretty girls in pretty dresses with pretty mothers who held their hands. Despite my grazed knees, I fit in with my brown curls and white tulle dress, and as we bought programs and collected tickets my grandmother made sure that I followed the rules: maintain the correct ladylike posture; don't jump down...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 7497–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.97
Published: 01 December 2018
..., “Who Is Eye? An Autoethnographic View on Higher Educational Spaces from a Pasifika Girl,” in Global South Ethnographies: Minding the Senses , ed. Robert E. Reinhart and Antonio Garcia (Rotterdam, Netherlands: Sense, 2016), 199–208; Tamasailau Suaalii-Sauni, “The Va and Kaupapa Māori,” in Critical...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 74179–186 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.179
Published: 01 December 2018
... both hope and sadness when he was the only white boy at our church picnic who embraced and played with children of different races at a city park. Other parents looked at me questioningly as he grabbed the hands of two Latina girls who struggled to speak English and an African American boy and ran to...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 74148–152 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.148
Published: 01 December 2018
... wake (intentional use of that term), reflects on what it means to teach her white son about racism in a predominately white town where, like the opera, she didn't see it growing up, but knew it existed. Her response to Mabrey's poem is a powerful point to the importance of incorporating social justice...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 7461–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.61
Published: 01 December 2018
... sorry my child but he is dead.” He runs, and runs, his laughter leaving a trail for the others to follow. Providenza catches a glimpse of him pulling the plaits of a young girl shopping with her mother. She hears the older woman's abuse, sees her shake her fists at Tomaso, but he doesn't stop. She...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 74113–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.4.113
Published: 01 December 2018
... yard. Two weeks later, at 2 o'clock on a Thursday afternoon I texted you “ummm” and an explosive photo of a plastic stick. Four weeks later, just after Labor Day you held my hand in the dim room as a girl in a Hello Kitty headband waved her magic wand and said “there's the heartbeat...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 734–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.3.4
Published: 01 September 2018
... going to burn … ah, gee, is that where all the guilt goes … the “final” absolution … Every death a re-hearse-al; I am after all a material girl in a material world; We are wor(l)d-making; We are separated every day from writing and art by mindless, driven, drivers of bureaucracy—this...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 7353–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.3.53
Published: 01 September 2018
... banner proclaims, “Trapeze Park Open to the Public.” It tells the “ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, and children of all ages” that they have found the happy place. I pause to look at the makeshift posters with photos and descriptions memorializing the lives of those who have perished. I grasp all...
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Departures in Critical Qualitative Research. 2018; 7229–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2018.7.2.29
Published: 01 June 2018
...Yea-Wen Chen This essay deploys a disruptive moment of giving up tenure to rethink silence and voice in the context of institutional whiteness from the standpoint of a racialized Asian/immigrant/woman faculty. I narrate moments during my first tenure-track years weathering the quiet and invisible...