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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 489–494.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Susanne Slavick Horsepower Hubris presents hand-painted digital prints that examine vehicles as both weapons and targets of war. Painted motifs and passages borrowed primarily from Persian miniatures combine with contemporary media images of wartime destruction, exposing what has been lost...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (3): 302–313.
Published: 01 November 2021
... was drawn to Persian and Indian miniatures, partly because I recognized myself in the figures they depicted; then I began to discover parallel mythologies. I was encouraged to research and study—“We came here so that you could have an education”—was so often said that it became instilled. But art...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 27–62.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in the transnational circuitry. At stake are the agons, polemos (Greek terms of reference), or luti-jahel-darvish , “Karbala paradigm,” and jumhuri-ye moral struggles (Persian terms of reference) in Iran and the West over creating and protecting robust public spheres and civil societies. Four perspectives are probed...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
... to the Emirates via the Arabian Sea, through the Strait of Hormuz, into the Persian Gulf. With the founding of the new Emirati state, the movement of goods from India was expanded to include the importation of male laborers ( Ali 2010 ). By the mid- to late 1970s, Indian men, sometimes accompanied...