Humanity Special Issue Volume 2, Number 2

Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Development

Volume 2, Number 2, Summer 2011

Guest Editors: Samuel Martinez, University of Connecticut and Kathryn Libal, University of Connecticut


The Gender of Humanitarian Narrative, Samuel Martinez and Kathryn Libal


Bleeding Humanity and Gendered Embodiments: From Antislavery Sugar Boycotts to Ethical Consumers, Mimi Sheller

The Rhetoric of Revelation: Sex Trafficking and the Journalistic Exposé, Gretchen Soderlund

On "Humanitarian" Adoption (Madonna in Malawi), Kerry Bystrom

Old Questions in New Boxes: Mia Kirshner's I Live Here and the Problematics of Transnational Witnessing, Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg and Alexandra Schultheis Moore

Two Victim Paradigms and the Problem of "Impure" Victims, Diana Tietjens Meyers

Taking Better Account: Contemporary Slavery, Gendered Narratives, and the Feminization of Struggle, Samuel Martinez

Photo Essay

Photo Essay: Nowhere People, Greg Constantine

Emergent Human Rights Contexts: Greg Constantine's "Nowhere People", Wendy S. Hesford and Amy Shuman

Essay Reviews

What We Talk about When We Talk about Torture, Tobias Kelly


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