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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 312–329.
Published: 01 November 2022
... in Barcelona and one of the main theorists devoted to the study of reductive abstraction in Spain. The purpose of this article is threefold, as it intends to (1) break down the publishing dynamics that led to Lyotard's work being translated into Spanish so early on; (2) delve into the context...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (2): 277–279.
Published: 01 July 2020
...,” too? What the reader does with Snaza’s arguments beyond “Humanizing Assemblages II” (chap. 8) will bear heavily on the theoretical purchase they find themselves capable of making at each juncture, and as a scholar interested in contemporary Spain, I found myself particularly moved by chapter 13...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 137–138.
Published: 01 July 2019
... the trajectory of a journey that has no journeying to it. Nothing behind, everything in front; but a dizzying, inaccessible “in front,” where ideas move around with ease. Airlines of the imagination whose routes intersect like those of the airliners flying off toward Italy or Spain, which I gaze on but never...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (3): 408–411.
Published: 01 November 2020
... loaded question. Buffeted between the twin military powers of Habsburg Spain and the Ottomans, the Venetian Empire was in a state of permanent defensiveness throughout the early modern era. News from the Rialto meant news from the empire’s many agents in foreign lands. The ever-present threat of war...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... seekers, smugglers, and authorities shifted routes from Spain’s Canaries to Italy’s Lampedusa, to Malta, Cyprus, and Greece. Amid times construed as security crises, states exploit such contradictions productively to undermine access to legal representation, human rights, and avenues to legal...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (1): 157–160.
Published: 01 March 2011
... monarchies in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries helped to formalize this legal arrangement. Absolutist rulers in France, Spain, and England granted “letters of marque” licensing privately owned ships (“privateers”) to attack enemy shipping. The permission of a lawful sovereign legitimized activities...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 51–54.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Francisco Pizarro (1471–1541)—who led the expedition to South America that conquered the Inca Empire, claimed the lands for Spain, and captured and killed the Incan emperor Atahualpa—and the ritual aims of gold objects such as plates for the Inca. Lingis describes this in terms of the “wonder of gold...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the successful Dutch rebellion against Spain, soldiers are on parade grounds what animals had been in riding schools or falconries: subjects of a relentless drill designed to invent walking, running, acting, and reacting a second time. Otherwise the infantry columns of Coalition Wars would not have stood still...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 251–261.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., was showing such atrocities as the Battle of the Camels. Los Indignados in Spain began crystalizing in February 2011 when the group No les Votes formed online to urge abstention on a law to tax culture and defend corporate copyrights. The national initiative Revolución Ciudadana Espontánea also began...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., theaters of sensuality and of the sublime. The conquistadors shipped tons of gold and also silver from Peru to Spain and to China via Manila. But they also built churches and encrusted them with gold. Upon entering the Iglesia de la Compañia in Quito, the eyes are first drawn to the high altar...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 March 2005
... for massive anti-government, anti-occupation demonstrations (see Figure 1 4 ). 5 These protests denounced the alleged lies by the existing regime concerning the Madrid terrorist attacks and called for the end of Spain’s involvement in Bush’s “coalition of the willing,” which had Spanish troops...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 413–427.
Published: 01 November 2012
... left nameless now bear proper names. The Sirens sing on Anthemoessa, an island rich with flowers, which is en route to southern Spain. Circe dwells on Hesperia, a literally “occidental” island off the Etruscan coast. Odysseus had two sons with Calypso, Nausithoos and Nausinoos; with Circe he had Agrios...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 245–254.
Published: 01 July 2006
... in the London Guardian , Spain's El Pais , Mexico's La Jornada , France's Le Monde Diplomatique , and Germany's Frankfurter Rundschaun , 2002. 4. On October 5, 1990, Congress passed the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA), providing payments to individuals who contracted certain cancers...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 375–384.
Published: 01 November 2012
... interpretations. I am terribly proud of my exposure of Friedrich Schiller's Don Carlos . 3 I doubt that Schiller himself realized it, but he turned his own culturalization into literature and transferred it to Spain. Maybe it's my megalomania that others feel compelled to destroy, but I am convinced: that's...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 118–132.
Published: 01 March 2009
...), selections from the War Series , and panels from Codex Artaud (1971–2). Most recently her retrospective exhibition (July 4–November 5, 2008) at the Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) in Barcelona, Spain, ranged from Spero’s earliest works on paper made while she was a student at the School...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 November 2012
... inward and backward toward an age of intellectual and political prohibition. But don't ongoing political upheavals in Spain and Greece suggest that a return to real politics is imminent? Don't the Occupy movements and the new wave of student protests clearly indicate that it is a profound mistake...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
... 2009 ; Jones and Keith 2006 ; Merlet 2009 ; Pennings 2008 ; Smith et al. 2009 ; Spar 2006 ; Stephenson 2009 ; Storrow 2005a , 2005b ). Because of this focus on Europe, it came to be recognized that two European sites, Spain and Denmark, were serving as global “hubs” for egg and sperm donation...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (1): 40–61.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Baudrillard detailed as a society that has a zero tolerance for risk and death (even on the battlefield). With each successive food event, there is an exponential escalation of panic, maintaining a state of (food) emergency with serious economic consequences for the European Union. Spain loses nearly €200...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 395–406.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... The result is as predicted by Gneisenau: rigid egotism and cold calculation are undermining their thrones. Kleist confronts them with a leader who—located on a line reaching from Leonidas over Tell to Spain’s anti-French guerrilleros—brings state, military, and the homeland up to modern standards. Hermann...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
... and jungles of Mexico and over the waves to Polynesia to mystic Siam of the Yellow Robe and on around, on around, so that you hear the same mournful wail by the rotted walls of Cádiz, Spain, that you hear 12,000 miles around in the depths of Benares the Capital of the World. ( Kerouac 2007a : 252...