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Published: 03 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384922-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8492-2
...2 robben island Site of Memory / Site of Nation John: This morning when he said: ‘‘You two! The beachIthought, Okay, so it’s my turn to empty the sea into a hole. —Athol Fugard, John Kani, and Winston Ntshona, The Island In 1930 the Cape Times carried an...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386810-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8681-0
...CHAPTER2 A Notebook on Desert Modernism: From the Nevada Test Site to Liberace’s Two-Hundred-Pound Suit Joseph Masco Too much of a good thing is wonderful.—Liberace The modern American desert is a placewhere curious things seem possible. It exists as (post)modernist frontier...
Published: 01 January 1993
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390749-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9074-9
... JONATHAN VEITCH 18 DR. STRANGELOVE’S CABINET OF WONDER Sifting through the Atomic Ruins at the Nevada Test Site Ours is indeed an age of extremity. For we live under continual threat of two equally fearful, but...
Published: 28 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392149-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9214-9
... four Designing Learning The University as a Site of Technocultural Innovation Shift work is a fact of life in a 24/7 age. Unlike shifts that start and end with the punch clock, working the paradigm...
Published: 28 June 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391630-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9163-0
... chapter 7 ¡ Gendered States Rethinking Culture as a Site of South Asian Human-Rights Work In the late 1990s the titles of many Amnesty International reports for South Asia were arresting...
Published: 27 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392422-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9242-2
...Lisa Breglia 9   i   “walking around like   they own the place” Quotidian Cosmopolitanism at a Maya and World Heritage Archaeological Site Indigenous Maya guards and custodians at Chichén Itzá, a premier archaeological heritage site...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385370-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8537-0
... sites where the artistsandtheircollaboratorsputtogetherculturaleventsof increasingnational and international recognition. Byequating culturewith oil, Sekula captures the contradiction inherent in a program that would use culture to salve wounds and heal the binational rift on the one hand, and...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372653-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7265-3
... INTRODUCTION Thinking Site in Sound “You can’t have a revolution without songs.” It was below a banner em- blazoned with this popular slogan that Chilean Socialist Party leader and populist activist...
Published: 26 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395348-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
... Site-ing Black Paris Discourses and the Making of Identities arlette frund I met Africa in Paris through Africans. —aimé césaire We are consumers, not decision makers. —dogad dogoui The...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393856-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9385-6
... Shifting the Site of Queer Enunciation: Manuel Muñoz and the Politics of Form Ernesto Javier Martínez The urgency for lesbianas Latinas to speak is undeniable. From Carla Trujillo’s challenge to Chicana lesbians to “fight for our own voices as women” to Emma Pérez’s declaration that...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399278-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9927-8
... J. Martinez. In Martinez's work, these hinge upon the key element of urban site as both a physical and ideological locus where artistic and social concerns intersect. The subtext of the micro-urban performance opera Ignore the Dents is the story of the "invisible" people within the...
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373063-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7306-3
... The chapter depicts the work and life of técnicos and their employees and families—many of them ejidatarios (members of ejidos)—on the Nazas River Dam construction site from 1936 to 1946. It begins with the trials and tribulations of técnicos doing the preliminary reconnaissance work in hot and...
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... This chapter explores improvisation as a methodology for the creation of community-engaged, site-specific sound art projects. It presents a case study of the international new media audio art project Community Sound [e]Scapes to investigate how improvisation can be used as an artistic and social...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-090
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374954-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7495-4
Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372653
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7265-3
Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 01 January 1993
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1