restricted access   Volume 25, Issue 2, Summer 2013

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Feminists Interrogate States of Emergency

Guest Edited by Jill M. Bystydzienski, Jennifer Suchland, and Rebecca Wanzo

Introduction to Feminist Formations Special Issue: Feminists Interrogate States of Emergency

pp. vii-xiii

The Immigration State of Emergency: Racializing and Gendering National Vulnerability in Twenty-First-Century Citizenship and Deportation Regimes

pp. 1-29

The Threat of Demographic Winter: A Transnational Politics of Motherhood and Endangered Populations in Pro-Family Documentaries

pp. 30-54

Global Violence Against Women as a National Security "Emergency"

pp. 55-80

Brothers, Fathers, Terrorists: Masculine Assemblages in Glenn Beck's Rhetoric of US-Israel Unity Post-9/11

pp. 81-106

How to Survive Contagion, Disease, and Disaster: The "Masked Asian/American Woman" as Low-Tech Specter of Emergency Preparedness

pp. 107-128

Intersex Bodies as States of Exception: An Empirical Explanation for Unnecessary Surgical Modification

pp. 129-152

Perpetual States of Emergency: The Sexuality of Terrorism in Middle America

pp. 153-173

Deportable Subjects: Lesbians and Political Asylum

pp. 174-194

Crisis Temporalities: States of Emergency and the Gendered-Sexualized Logics of Asian American Women Abroad

pp. 195-219


legit-i-mate, and: philosophically immune, and: Sex Trafficking Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl in the USA (or, The Nation's Plague in Plain Sight)

pp. 220-229

Book Reviews

Professor Mommy: Finding Work-Family Balance in Academia by Rachel Connelly and Kristen Ghodsee (review)

pp. 230-235

Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice ed. by Lisa A. Kemmerer, and: Women and the Animal Rights Movement by Emily Gaarder (review)

pp. 235-243

Still Searching for Our Mothers' Gardens: Experiences of New, Tenure-Track Women of Color at 'Majority' Institutions ed. by Marnel N. Niles and Nickesia S. Gordon (review)

pp. 244-250