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By Homay King
Published: 02 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7515-9
... digital video memory death gleaning motion pictures ...
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375234-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7523-4
... A bus ride on the Las Vegas Strip charts the geographic and cultural topography of the Strip. A series of vignettes gleaned from passengers on board the bus highlight the daily life ephemera at the heart of a cultural studies approach whose theoretical underpinnings and methodologies...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... The history of second-wave feminism provides a vivid illustration of the tensions between cultural essentialism and universalism and of the dangers associated with each pole. Perhaps from that history we can glean lessons of use to the project of this book. This chapter suggests the following...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay examines the critical and social potential of the contemporary performance projects of an Iraqi American artist, Wafaa Bilal. It argues that close attention to the nonvisual sensory elements of his work offers a method of gleaning evidence of the histories, geographies, and sentiments...
Published: 02 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375159-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7515-9
... rather than one modeled on the principle of the database. digital video memory death gleaning motion pictures ...
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375197-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
...”: directly translated into perception, in turn directly issuing in attack. This is achieved even though in contemporary “infowar” the “fog of war” is undissipatable. The chapter distills a how-to guide to self-synchronization gleaned from key military theory texts informing the war on terror. The concept...
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By Eben Kirksey
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
...—gleanings from the detritus of industrial food production and the litter of leaves in the forest—he is fostering an ecosystem that will endure many possible futures. As many potential catastrophes loom on future horizons—predicted extinction events, climate change, possible volcanic eruptions, and reports...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... Ectatomma ants forage for insects at night under electric lights, glean sugary liquid honeydew from leafhoppers, and communicate with caterpillars with high-pitched stridulatory sounds. Proliferating within the realm of agricultural and industrial enterprises, these insects also became...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
...What Is at Stake? The history of second-wave feminism provides a vivid illustration of the tensions between cultural essentialism and universalism and of the dangers associated with each pole. Perhaps from that history we can glean lessons of use to the project of this book. This chapter...
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... in contemporary “infowar” the “fog of war” is undissipatable. The chapter distills a how-to guide to self-synchronization gleaned from key military theory texts informing the war on terror. The concept of nonconscious priming is further developed, centering on the role of cueing. Extensive excursions...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... provides a vivid illustration of the tensions between cultural essentialism and universalism and of the dangers associated with each pole. Perhaps from that history we can glean lessons of use to the project of this book. This chapter suggests the following: Scientific cultures manifestly vary over time...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... of the contemporary performance projects of an Iraqi American artist, Wafaa Bilal. It argues that close attention to the nonvisual sensory elements of his work offers a method of gleaning evidence of the histories, geographies, and sentiments of those disappeared by US military operations in the Middle East and South...