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Published: 15 November 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0738-8
...Assemblages of Interconnection ...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 14 May 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1305-1
...通 <italic>Tong</italic> | Interconnectivity ...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... on the struggles of Yap, a former node in the German cable network. The chapter describes how networks have benefited from the island’s insulating properties, and in turn, how islands have become sites of interconnection. It argues that emerging as a network hub involves triangulating existing sets of circulations...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... Invited to speak at Tsinghua University in Beijing, Richard Brodhead gave a lecture on interconnected knowledge and the twenty-first-century university. Chinese-American relations twenty-first-century university Tsinghua University Beijing 2014 ...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... embodiment movement sound interconnect disorient ...
Book Chapter

By Daniel M. Goldstein
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... A fire in Cochabamba’s Cancha marketplace reveals the deep interconnections between formality and informality, and legality and illegality, that characterize political and economic life in the contemporary city. informal economy the state law urban studies ...
Published: 15 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375128-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7512-8
... performance, political performance, and aesthetic performance often work together. This chapter shows how these phenomena constitute a capitalist spectacle (Debord) interconnected to such a degree that it is difficult, if not impossible, to understand one without the other. scenario capitalism...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... of improvisation. Here, banding is employed as a case study on the interconnectedness of bodies through objects during improvisation, and as a profound, mindful practice of embodied expressivity. embodiment movement sound interconnect disorient ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373803-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7380-3
... kai, allowing them to touch, see, smell, and taste the seascape. Kanaka elders and educators pass down their knowledge, expanding the concept of oceanic literacy into a pedagogical basis of community-building.  Surfing, fishing, navigation, and other ocean-based knowledges, are interconnected...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
... The introduction outlines seven themes that are treated in the book. One important theme is that the social categories that constitute the “intractable poor” (convicts, slaves, free Africans, Indians in government-organized villages, and enlisted soldiers and sailors) are interconnected...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
... are privileged because they played key roles in the island’s history and most convicts came from Pernambuco and other northeastern provinces. Key moments in the histories of categories of the intractable poor are highlighted to illustrate their interconnection and the phenomena of category drift. This grounds...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
...: they only depict infrastructure when it is out of service and as a result, exclude the enormous amount of work involved in the upkeep of global systems. It also reveals how they reflect broader concerns about global interconnection rather than the material specificities of cable laying. The chapter...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
.... In the fiber-optic era, strategies of insulation regulate the terrain of information. The chapter highlights how investments in the station’s architecture simultaneously differentiated the inside and outside of the network and interconnected connected the system locally. The chapter illustrates the critical...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373513-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7351-3
... as a symbol of the healing of historical trauma and individual stigma. A more comprehensive understanding of the cultural and social elements of the stigmatization of Hansen’s disease, and of its historical interconnections with other disabilities and illnesses, is required to explore the possibility...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
... of the event. Moreover, the introduction proposes that Christopher Small’s term musicking much better captures the multimodal reality of singing and listening. Building on these two concepts, the chapter considers interconnections between the senses in order to deconstruct music’s naturalized parameters...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375036-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7503-6
...”) and develops an ethics of interconnectivity, which she describes as the act of reaching through the wounds—wounds which can be physical, psychic, cultural, and/or spiritual–to connect with others. In its intentionally non-oppositional approach, this chapter offers a provocative alternative to some...
Book Chapter

By Rielle Navitski
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... of spectacles of violence in forging public spheres in early twentieth-century Mexico and Brazil, the introduction traces intersections between three distinctly modern, and often interconnected, modes of cultural production: sensationalism, melodrama, and seriality. Observing that sensational cinema emerged...
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... into view the interconnections and interactions between biological parts, and especially parts of genomes. They have made accounts based on the structure or wiring of sets of biological parts possible and powerful. The representation and reduction of biological parts to nodes and edges in networks also...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... archaeology, is introduced for the analysis of cable geographies. Using the Arctic Fibre cable project as a case study, the chapter introduces a number of critical concepts, including pressure points, turbulent ecologies, strategies of insulation and interconnection, and traction, to describe the spatial...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375081-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7508-1
... and expression in the age of China’s entry into global capitalism. They also analyze the interconnections among sexualized labor, the discontents of capitalist modernity, and queer resistance to identity politics. They theorize non-normative gender and sexualities’ liberating potential for capitalism, while...