Palimpsest - Volume #2, Issue #1 (4/2013)

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction


Toward the "Higher Type of Womanhood": The Gendered Contours of Garveyism and the Making of Redemptive Geographies in Costa Rica, 1922–1941
Asia Leeds

A Loving Reclamation of the Unutterable: Patricia Hill Collins, Hortense J. Spillers, and Nina Simone as Excellent Performers of Nomenclature
I. Augustus Durham

It's All in the Name: Hip Hop, Sexuality, and Black Women's Identity in Breakin' In: The Making of a Hip Hop Dancer
Carol E. Henderson

Boys to Men: Getting Personal about Black Manhood, Sexuality, and Empowerment
David Ikard

Reading Will Make You Queer: Gender Inversion and Racial Leadership in Claude McKay's Home to Harlem
Charles I. Nero

Cartography of Curves: Black Women and Eros in Prose and Pictures: A Dialogue between Rachel Eliza Griffiths (photographer) and Alice Randall (novelist), with an Introduction, "Black Magic Women," by Houston A. Baker

"Do I Need a Contract to Kiss You?": Consent, Incapacitation, and The Ethics of Sex
David A. Rubin

Women, Religion, and Sexuality in Contemporary Moroccan Film: Unveiling the Veiled in Hijab al-Hob (Veils of Love, 2009)
Valérie K. Orlando

Poetic License

Nude Study
Wane and Wax
Book of Common Prayer
Caroline Randall Williams