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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., save for their futures, and accrue enough money to access ART services. For many South Asians, Dubai is now the global hub for both labor migration and reproductive exile, owing to the long history of South Asian–Arab Gulf transnationalism, as well as Dubai's reputation for specializing in all manner...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 29–47.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Jennifer Smith Maguire The article offers a distinctive account of how the nouveaux riches serve as an anchor for a range of upper- middle- class ambivalences and anxieties associated with transformations of capitalism and shifting global hierarchies. Reflecting the long- term association of middle...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 135–154.
Published: 01 July 2016
... urbanization collective life politics of habitation Global South Many African and Asian cities and urban regions are considered bastions of the uninhabitable. They are the homes of marginalized black and brown bodies, but they cannot really be homes because their environments are incompatible with what...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2006
... levels, including at the national level. This is clearer in the South than in the North, but it applies to all states insofar as they are subject to restructuring through economic globalization. Turning conventional wisdom in the North on its head, Abdullah An-Na’im (not himself an advocate of...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... That's the Joint! The Hip-Hop Studies Reader (2012) and Nitasha Tamar Sharma's ethnography Hip Hop Desis: South Asian Americans, Blackness, and a Global Race Consciousness (2010), may offer Gilroy a more hopeful geography of hip-hop and locate therein spaces of novel political possibility. Gilroy...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
... previously central to my work such as the construction of gender identity, these works introduce issues predominant in the South African and global art world, such as an investigation of personalized postcolonial identity through reference to colonialism, geographies, histories, political positions, and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., India, and Brazil ( Wealth-X 2017 ). The makeup of the super-rich is rapidly changing as the leading economies of the global South increase their share of the market, shaking the foundations of the West’s domination on economic but also cultural terms. This has led to shifting divisions and alliances...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
... selected artists, practices, and products, and nascent spectacular global capitalism (including some of spectacle’s “technical means of production,” such as perspectival representations). Drawing on elements of the well-known critique of spectacle developed by Guy Debord, the essay posits a tradition, or...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 359–380.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the contested culture-driven politics of identity. On the other hand, they grapple with the economic realities of a globalized world and the ways in which economic wedges are driven between people on cultural lines. Studied together, the discourses of immigration and GM reveal how boundaries are...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 101–118.
Published: 01 March 2005
... humachines that counter the dystopian thesis: (1) They are an evolving, unavoidable and central aspect of globalization; (2) they contain countless dangers and afford considerable resources for highly dangerous prevailing agglomerations of power; (3) they offer serious points of resistance to those powers...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... today. This is so when one takes into account the technics of the global “War on Terror” as directed by the American political-economic-military complex. Through that, the world is seeing but the accelerated intensification and dissemination of military and civilian surveillance technologies. Everything...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 March 2005
... regard, we describe how the Internet has facilitated the worldwide emergence of the anti-globalization, anti-war and anti-capitalism movements, even as it has coalesced local communities and groups, and so we conclude that the future of Internet politics must be thought dialectically as both global and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 March 2011
... setting and resonances of this aggressive action of urban–global “upgrading” in the city. The contemporary, general logic of metropolitan globalization should be situated in the specific and distinctive context of Istanbul's evolving urban identity. There are three principal objectives. The first is to...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... communist study group in the Jim Crow South. What we find is a different aesthetic relationship between self and world that is not prefigured in various forms of liberal reformism. Rather, an excessive surplus is discovered that presses beyond the boundaries of what can be known and what can be...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 254–271.
Published: 01 July 2012
...G. Roger Denson Susanne Slavick's Out of Rubble is an exhibition in a book that boldly epitomizes the new, globally nomadic curation of art representative of current concerns of the world's vital cultures, both ancient and modern. Although the motif of rubble is chosen by Slavick to index the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 273–282.
Published: 01 July 2012
... exasperates the complexity of international fertility markets. In the article “Reproductive Exile in Global Dubai: South Asian Stories,” Marcia C. Inhorn foregrounds the notion of reproflows in the stories of South Asian infertile couples who travel to Dubai for treatment. Highlighting the problematics...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 March 2006
... from remote, rural “ungoverned areas” is one of the cardinal constructs of the Global War on Terror. The Pentagon has identified hinterlands in South America, Belize, the Philippines, Somalia, and northern Bangladesh where they seek to cultivate “friendly militias” as a check against incipient threats...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 357–382.
Published: 01 November 2010
... embedded in different interpretive schemes can be understood as both bringing about and resulting from changes in the global infosphere related to the wave of new media activism that often presents itself as allied with groups in the “global South,” a term that also implies a special attention to the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 199–228.
Published: 01 July 2009
... and technological acceleration is then logically marked by an increasing despair around how to bring about global justice, and speed-elitist underpinnings require that Indymedia be seen as left-wing promise. © BERG 2009 PRINTED IN THE UK 2009 Indymedia acceleration humanism aporia neoliberalism I...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 November 2008
... one another. Greene gives us his own version of implosion, the collapse of any private moral space putatively valorizable apart from global antagonisms. Modern innocence might seem principally identifiable with the Cold War era. However, Orwell’s analysis of doublethink gives the concept larger scope...