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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 102–113.
Published: 01 March 2021
...James Der Derian; Phillip Gara Abstract Is COVID-19 our first global zombie event? The question leads to others that fall outside the decorum of official discourse, possibly because the answers reach beyond the pale of the state. Unable to understand the nature of the threat, national leaders...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 28–36.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Douglas Kellner Abstract This article engages the contemporary crises of health, the economy, and democracy in the United States during the era of Trump and the COVID-19 pandemic. The author begins with a discussion of the COVID-19 pandemic and Trump's chaotic and inept responses. The author...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 92–101.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of fascism and fear-based reactions to COVID-19 make clear. The opposite of fear, or perhaps the product of fear sometimes, is bravery. Hope is beyond that. Viruses spread because of their intrinsic properties and the relevant vectors, catalysts, growth mediums, and controls. Our future will be shaped...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 1 Community and dormitory COVID-19 cases in Singapore. Screenshot from ChannelNewsAsia (CNA 2020 ). Figure 1 Community and dormitory COVID-19 cases in Singapore. Screenshot from ChannelNewsAsia (CNA 2020). More
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 17–27.
Published: 01 March 2021
...David Morley Abstract This article offers a conjunctural analysis of the various factors that must be taken into account to explain the development of the COVID-19 pandemic. It offers an interdisciplinary perspective on questions of how virtual and material geographies are enmeshed, paying...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 48–54.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Sean Cubitt Abstract COVID-19 is now part of the resources out of which any future must be made. The temptation is to curl back into private misery and fatalism. The opportunity is to further the design of neonationalist, neoliberal returns to pre-1917 norms of extreme wealth, extreme poverty...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 124–134.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., in which Jesus says to Mary Magdalene “noli me tangere” (“touch me not”), in order to imagine the emergence of a community of spirit from the social, political, and economic ruin caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Contrasting this community of spirit to the Chinese Communist Party's Foucauldian response...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 114–123.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of COVID-19, particularly as the concept of the world is manifested in the work of the philosopher Martin Heidegger. To understand Heidegger's work on his most important idea of the world, this article briefly looks at image theory, at Heidegger's introduction of the notion of the gigantic, at the author's...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (1): 44–63.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Rosalind Gill; Shani Orgad Abstract Examining women's magazines and lifestyle coaching, the article explores how positivity imperatives in contemporary culture call forth a happy, confident, hopeful, and vibrant subject during the COVID-19 pandemic. The analysis shows how these positivity...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 July 2022
... cultures increasingly work to explicate and construct objective figures of (and in) air. A fundamental, yet invisible, “anthropopoietic” element, air resists the forms and figures we use to describe it. This is acutely demonstrated by airborne viruses like COVID-19 and the pandemics they create, where...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 1 Scalar relations produced by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Inspired by Jaque and Munuera's Transcalar Architecture of Covid-19 ( 2020 ). Image by David Benqué. Figure 1 Scalar relations produced by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Inspired by Jaque and Munuera's Transcalar Architecture of Covid-19 More
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 2 “Phase portrait diagram” (visualisation method from Dorling 2020 ), showing daily number of COVID-19 cases and rate of change in the United Kingdom. Data from John Hopkins University, disease.sh API (accessed October 21, 2020). Image by David Benqué. Figure 2 “Phase portrait diagram More
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 55–68.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Figure 1 Scalar relations produced by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Inspired by Jaque and Munuera's Transcalar Architecture of Covid-19 ( 2020 ). Image by David Benqué. Figure 1 Scalar relations produced by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Inspired by Jaque and Munuera's Transcalar Architecture of Covid-19...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 80–91.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Figure 1 Community and dormitory COVID-19 cases in Singapore. Screenshot from ChannelNewsAsia (CNA 2020 ). Figure 1 Community and dormitory COVID-19 cases in Singapore. Screenshot from ChannelNewsAsia (CNA 2020). ...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., like COVID-19 or the online bullying and harassment that have driven many to suicide. This is also not to forget that we humans of all races, colors, and genders—we the idols of the Anthropocene—are also viruses to the world, making the world sick; poisoning its air, rivers, oceans, lands, flora...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 11–16.
Published: 01 March 2021
... be a pity not to use the health crisis to discover other means of entering the ecological mutation without a blindfold on. I tried it myself, with a COVID-19-related Zoom meeting group that was convened by anthropologist Michael Taussig. The participants were happy to carry out the exercise and kept...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2021
... (COVID-19) that, like all viruses, is a submicroscopic infectious agent that replicates only inside the living cells of an organism. Traditional cultural institutions and lifestyles are experiencing rapid political transformation. Concepts of protection and mobility, authoritarian populism, extermination...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 37–47.
Published: 01 March 2021
... . 2013 . Pests in the City: Flies, Bedbugs, Cockroaches, and Rats . Seattle : University of Washington Press . Braidotti Rosi . 2013 . The Posthuman . Cambridge : Polity . Brown Gordon . 2020 . Foreword to Tipping Point: How the Covid-19 Pandemic Threatens to Push the World's...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 March 2022
... Luxury Consumption in South Africa .” In African Luxury: Aesthetics and Politics , edited by Iqani Mehita and Dosekun Simidele , 125 – 38 . Bristol, UK : Intellect . Anderson Alistair . 2020 . “ Cosmopolitan and House and Leisure Magazines Casualties of Covid-19...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 252–254.
Published: 01 July 2021
..., their illnesses and ultimately deaths on the other. When we consider that the narrative arc here is based on medical testing, its pursuit but also aversion, and then on the frantic and painfully futile quest for a vaccine that even today still does not exist, it makes us wonder how we will look back on COVID-19...