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Spring 2001
ix Editor's Introduction Kum-Kum Bhavnani
I Essay: Race, Gender, and the Prison Industrial Complex: California and Beyond
Angela Y. Davis and Cassandra Shaylor
26 Essay: The Aliens Have Landed! Reflections on the Rhetoric of Biological Invasions [abstract]
Banu Subramaniam
41 Poetry: "For Anna Mani (1918-2001)"
Suniti Namjoshi
42 Media Matters: The Many Faces of Globalism and the Challenges of Documentary Filmmaking
C.A. Griffith and H.L.T. Quan
58 Poetry: "Gardens"

Odilia Rivera
59 Essay: Histories and Heresies: Engendering the Harlem Renaissance [abstract]
Cheryl A. Wall
77 Interconnections: Locating and Translating Meridians
Sharon K. Hom
92 Counterpoints: Meridians Roundtable on Peace

Malathi de Alwis, Rita Arditti, Sandra Azar, Amrita Basu, Cynthia Cockburn, Carol Cohn, Val Moghadam
112 Poetry: El Azúcar de la Caña," "The Sugar from the Cane

Odilia Rivera
113 Memoir: On Writing and Return: Palestinian-American Reflections

Lisa Suhair Majaj
127 Poetry: "Sisters Behind Bars"

Opal Palmer Adisa
130 Essay: Contradictory Locations: Blackwomen and the Discourse of the Black Consciousness Movement (BCM) in South Africa [abstract]

Pumla Dineo Gqola
153 Poetry: "Mahadevi Chastens Her Lover, Lord of Mallika," "The Preference of Vishnu," "What a Fisher Girl Said in Defense of Absence, Her Lover," "Her Final Word to Vishnu," "The Challenge"

Reetika Vazirani
158 Essay: Con un pie a cada lado/With a Foot in Each Place: Mestizaje as Transnational Feminisms in Ana Castillo's So Far from God [abstract]

Laura Gillman and Stacey M. Floyd-Thomas
176 Poetry: "Fire flies"

Odilia Rivera
177 Report: Women's World: A Transnational Network of Women Writers: The Targeting of Feminist Writers

Meredith Tax
186 Poetry: "Funeral Procession in Puerto Nuevo"

Odilia Rivera
187 Essay: The Other Dancer as Self: Girlfriend Selfhood in Toni Morrison's Sula and Alice Walker's The Color Purple [abstract]
Kevin Everod Quashie
218 Poem: "Mami Haikus"
Odilia Rivera
219 Essay: Hillary Rodham Clinton's Orient: Cosmopolitan Travel and Global Feminist Subjects [abstract]
Caren Kaplan

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