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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 267–270.
Published: 01 July 2022
... lighteners has simultaneously challenged and entrenched racial and gender hierarchies in both South Africa and the wider world throughout the twentieth century. Thomas does not merely argue that skin lightening is a dangerous or racially coded practice, but she instead focuses on what makes skin lightening...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 326–347.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Matthias Pauwels This article engages with the theoretical challenges posed by what it polemically calls the philistine tendencies of current decolonization struggles in South Africa, spearheaded by students at tertiary institutions of learning since autumn 2015. This refers to the employment...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
... personal and public residues of identity construction within the context of postcolonial, post-apartheid South Africa. In the artwork, skin forms a figurative and metaphorical site of intervention for the grafting of tensions, ambiguities, and differences in the formation of new hybrid, transforming...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 March 2022
... communication in relation to luxury in Africa. The author uses three magazine covers featuring beloved Black South African women celebrities to illustrate three aesthetics of Black feminine success: glitter, shine, and glow. Visually, the three patinas are linked and on the surface might seem indistinguishable...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 303–314.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of Higher Education .” International Political Sociology 7 , no. 1 : 41 – 58 . Kamola Isaac . 2016 . “ Situating the ‘Global University’ in South Africa .” In The Transnational Politics of Higher Education: Contesting the Global/Transforming the Local , edited by Chou Meng-Hsuan...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (1): 64–78.
Published: 01 March 2022
... . “ Ones to Watch: From the Youngest Participants in the Fair to Solo Show Artists and the Ones Who Cannot be Missed at 1-54 This Year .” 598 , October . newafricanmagazine.com/20543/ . Nuttall Sarah . 2019 . “ Upsurge .” In Acts of Transgression: Contemporary Live Art in South Africa...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of Minnesota Press . Crawley Ashon T. 2020 . The Lonely Letters . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Debord Guy . 2004 . Society of the Spectacle . New York : Zone . Dlamini Jacob . 2009 . Native Nostalgia . Auckland Park, South Africa : Jacana Media . Duffy...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (2): 135–154.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Graham . Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave MacMillan . Fu Albert Murray Martin . 2014 . “ Glorified Fantasies and Masterpieces of Deception on Importing Las Vegas into the ‘New South Africa.’ ” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 38 ( 3 ): 843 – 63 . Gazdar Harris...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Rio and São Paulo; in Cuba, where black artists— raperos —are challenging official state declarations of racelessness; and in South Africa, where hip-hop, whose proliferation accompanied new political openings immediately after apartheid, has redefined blackness as an expression of political...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (3): 392–408.
Published: 01 November 2023
... discouraged, when it looked like the movement was going to take a step back, they would always sing. And that singing would inspire them to keep moving. The same thing happened in South Africa. I'm really pushing that in terms of helping people to understand the role that artists play because mass...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
... South Africa,” it was deemed the most racist of the Hispanic Caribbean territories ( Sarduy and Stubbs 1993 ). As a result, one of the foremost goals of the Cuban revolution has been to purge the racist practices that had previously oppressed and marginalized black Cubans and kept their national...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 372–386.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., and the need for separation becomes acute.” He argued that the solution for South Africa was not in less apartheid but more—a “Grand Apartheid . . . not just cantonization, but separate sovereign nations in the territory of the exiting Union of South Africa” ( Rothbard 1994b : 7). The tone of the racialist...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (3): 404–406.
Published: 01 November 2018
... dense and diverse neighborhoods in major metropolitan areas of the global South not so much as new sites for academic theory production but as resources for making urban futures otherwise. Surely not all of the small and medium-sized towns of Africa or Asia will “quickly mushroom” into the kinds...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
... predictable or accustomed way in Bowles's rather remarkable collection of nine writings/scenes from North Africa, Ceylon, South India, Morocco, Africa Minor, and Costa Rica. This omission can be read as Bowles's ascetic refusal of what I call (after Jack Kerouac's ecstatically looser embrace of world-cultural...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2006
... (rivaled historically only by kinship networks, local communities, religious groups, and social movements like the workers’ and women's movement). It has also been the model for democratic political community that has been most strongly associated with modernity, in the South as well as in the North...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 343–357.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... In a political imaginary that drew inspiration and modes of interpretation from struggles against colonialism and imperialism in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, US activists developed the “internal colony” thesis in such a way that bolstered a Third Worldist perspective in the heart of empire. The internal...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
... living in the UAE, and (3) many reproductive “tourists” coming from abroad, including other parts of the Middle East, South Asia, Africa, and Europe. My study at Conceive took place from January 1 to June 30, 2007. There, I conducted in-depth, ethnographic interviews, lasting one-half to three hours...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 163–183.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Neelika Jayawardane (2011) addresses “Orientalist” concerns: “Like more illustrious scholars like Chinua Achebe, I have also made it my business to critique the ‘preposterous and perverse arrogance in thus reducing Africa to the role of props for the break-up of one petty European mind,’ wherein Africa...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 November 2015
... inhibited the popularity of African American leaders, such as Jesse Jackson, and the persuasiveness of African American challenges to domestic and international policies, such as Jewish opposition to affirmative action, Israel’s relations with South Africa, or a call for a Palestinian state ( King 1987...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 275–286.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Ive’s designs belies the dark materiality externalized to the global South. Ecocritical work on media has developed from a genre criticism focused on nature-themed films to one that addresses cinema, TV, and media arts more broadly as articulations of the human-natural relation and its mediation...