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Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 15 June 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371557-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7155-7
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-110
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...After the Revolution · 277 LOVE AND ROCKETS, SIGNATURE COMIC OF PUNK LOS ANGELES AS BORDERLAND IMAGINARY Los Bros Hernandez, Music for Mechanics, 1985 A bit over a hundred pages into the second massive collection of Jaime Her- nandez s Locas stories, a character asked the main protagonists, Maggie...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... nuclear attack. 1 What the news agency failed to note is that these natu ral fortresses, especially those in the vicinity of Nordhau- sen in the Harz Mountains, had once before housed and even mass- produced rockets. Which is why the Soviet ss 20 in their bunkers or the Pershings on our autobahns...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
.... If, however, you factor in Slothrop s somber antagonist the commander of the Ger- man Army Research Center [Heeresversuchsanstalt] Peenemünde and, in the final months of the war, of the special rocket artillery corps the novel s historical precision borders on the visionary. I have tried to show elsewhere...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... Federation hostels in Zempin to their beach chairs on the Baltic. That the very same concrete had carried trailer rigs with mounted v-2 rockets to Test Stand b- ii and that the very same village had included the private residence of Wernher von Braun remained a prehistory silenced by antifascism. It was Amer...
Published: 16 August 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0526-1
... fifty pieces of ordnance: mostly clus- ter bomblets, but also about a dozen rocket- propelled grenades and several large rockets. Intriguingly, the rockets still had their caps on, meaning that they were never used in battle or were misfired. The field man ag er was using an unfamiliar, wireless trigger...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
.... Right from the outset, Gravity s Rainbow, the epic of the v- 2 as the first liquid- fuel rocket, leaves no doubt that regardless of what ever people may choose to believe, technological wars are not waged between home- or fatherlands. The basic prob lem, an ig Farben representative states, has always...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... Federation hostels in Zempin to their beach chairs on the Baltic. That the very same concrete had carried trailer rigs with mounted v-2 rockets to Test Stand b- ii and that the very same village had included the private residence of Wernher von Braun remained a prehistory silenced by antifascism. It was Amer...
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013020-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1302-0
... life, most of which was inflicted on Lebanon by Israeli air power. Most of the arsenal Hizbullah fired at Israel were rockets that were not capable of precision targeting, making the sky in the north of the country an uncertain hazard. Aside from a momentary dip two weeks in, Hizbullah fired as many...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
.... 77 Kittler, Gramophone, Film, Typewriter, 140. 78 Kittler, Gramophone, Film, Typewriter, 258 59. 79 Neufeld, Rocket and the Reich, 273 74. 80 Petersen, Missiles for the Fatherland, 171. 81 See Neufeld, Rocket and the Reich, 274 75. 82 Kittler, Gramophone, Film, Typewriter, 259. 83 Zuse, Computer My...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... the armies of the imperial nation- states and old or new nomadic collectives becomes all the more apparent if both sides start to merge on an ethnic level. At times Kittler s gaffes can take on a slightly obsessive character. In the following introduction, the section Pynchon s Rocket will deal with one...
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... from a mother ship (often a captured trawler), which had the engines and the fuel capacity needed to reach the commercial shipping lanes, the pirates went offshore looking for targets. Spotting one, they deployed small speedboats to swarm the prize, trying to stop it with automatic rifles and rocket...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
..., 270n15; martial a priori of, 33; v-2 rocket and, 222 Babbage, Charles, 64, 66 Bachmann, Ingeborg, 108, 151, 161 Bacon, Francis, 70 71 Bar- le- Duc, 57, 66 Battle of Herrmann, The (Kleist), 3, 9, 13, 24, 202, 204, 213 Bauer, Max, 159, 161 62 bbc, 99, 107 Being and Time (Heidegger), 151, 161 62 Benjamin...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
.... If, however, you factor in Slothrop s somber antagonist the commander of the Ger- man Army Research Center [Heeresversuchsanstalt] Peenemünde and, in the final months of the war, of the special rocket artillery corps the novel s historical precision borders on the visionary. I have tried to show elsewhere...
Series: Singles
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021698-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2169-8
... concerns whether it might be the first rock & roll song. One of the first, says one encyclopedia, properly circumspect. There are competing claims: people will talk about Rock Around the Clock or That s All Right both from 1954, Jackie Brenston and his Delta Cats 1951 song Rocket 88, Big Mama...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-079
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... that the People s National Party would not lead the nation into independence. A cartoon that was published in the Star ten days after independence (not reproduced here) suggested the anxiety of the transition moment. It represented the new nation as a rocket launching into the unknown from the planet...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... and a liquid- hydrogen tanker precisely the type of convoy or motorized rocket brigade Waffen- ss lieutenant general Hans Kammler used to send along the autobahn between September 1944 and March 1945.4 And when the electric off- ground detonator, thought up by Hitler himself, is triggered by the rocket...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... reconnais- sance of the decommissioned missile are the only vis i ble aspect of the silo from ground level. However, an above ground museum site is now populated with outdoor displays of the multiply redundant communication and secu- rity systems, as well as an exhibit on rocket engines and fuel management...
Published: 04 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012870-193
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1287-0
..., 2009 ) Princes of Malibu (Fox, 2005) Project Greenlight (hbo, 2001 2003; Bravo, 2005) Project Runway (Bravo, 2004 2008; Lifetime, 2009 2017; Bravo, 2019 ) Redneck Intervention (cmt, 2012 ) Redneck Island (cmt, 2012 ) River Monsters (Animal Planet, 2009 2017) Rocket City Rednecks (National...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 11 December 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1030-2
... in Military Affairs rpg rocket- propelled grenade rt- psm real- time physiological status monitor s&t science and technology sbct Stryker Brigade Combat Team socom Special Operations Command ss Schutzstaffel talos Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit tff Total Force Fitness tics/tims toxic industrial...