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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 155–172.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Laikwan Pang This article explores the meanings of the arts produced in the 2014 Hong Kong Umbrella Movement, using a reinterpretation of Hannah Arendt’s political philosophy. It examines how these arts struggle with the tensions between politics and aesthetics. These arts are not only politically...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 March 2008
... he evolved and by the processes that legitimated him as a representative of, and expert on, the cause he espoused. We set this analysis against the background of the specific literature on music’s role in social movements; the general literature on post-democracy; and the rise of celebrity politics...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 413–415.
Published: 01 November 2018
... shared, ambivalent emotions that austerity and anti-immigration discourses produce. In distinguishing her text from Berlant’s, Forkert states: “Rather than analyse cultural texts, I will discuss a range of examples within popular culture, policy and social movements” (10). She accomplishes this sizable...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 303–318.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Writing in the early 1970s, he was influenced by the events of the late 1960s, student revolts especially in France but also throughout the Western world, the hippie movement, women's liberation, gay liberation, and black power. 6 Baudrillard saw these new forms of revolt happening around him and, unlike...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 263–273.
Published: 01 July 2018
... of sacrilege would bring upon them; and so, opposing our evil intentions with all his might, he alerted the old men. . . . This morning, while bidding an affectionate farewell to the old men, who were delighted that we were willing to spare them, we keep an eye on the immense green umbrella...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., the basic argument of these texts is quite simple. Deleuze argues that prewar cinemas were largely dominated by “movement-images,” while postwar cinemas produced “time-images.” Deleuze’s terminology refers to a proposed change in cinema aesthetics. Movement-images rely on a classical schema that is...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2016
... technology risk social reproduction Contributors to Make: Technology on Your Time , a US-based parenting magazine, advocate do-it-yourself (DIY) engagements in “making,” an umbrella term for crafting, modding, and repairing technology. Dale Dougherty, along with O’Reilly Media, a publisher of programming...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 100–110.
Published: 01 March 2015
... different from either Your shadow at morning striding behind you Or your shadow at evening rising to meet you; I will show you fear in a handful of dust. —T. S. Eliot, The Waste Land Each generation generates its own dust. Ubiquity itself, dust marks time, movement, and stasis, while evoking mortality. It...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 275–292.
Published: 01 July 2015
... nondiscrete articulation of experience. It has gained considerable currency in recent cultural and social theories as a way of mapping movement in space ( Sloterdijk 1998 , 1999 , 2004 ; Lash 2012 ; Lury et al. 2012 ). “We no longer live or experience movement or transformation as the transmission of...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 199–228.
Published: 01 July 2009
... as well as research agendas of various academic institutions. In fact, the amount of research done on the Indymedia project, usually under the recently invented academic paradigm of “new social movement studies,” has skyrocketed so much in the first years of the twenty-first century that Indymedia...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 376–388.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-isms and-ologies, primarily of US origin, frolicking under the umbrella term cultural studies . The latter shows that, in matters of contemporary theory, Germany now tends to import more than it exports. Of course, there are notable exceptions to this trade imbalance: the rearguard actions of the last...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 289–310.
Published: 01 July 2011
...), the Non-Aligned Movement, 11 and the challenges of constructing postcolonial self-identity as regional and local events that shape the films' narrative structures. Indeed, although the Cold War figured heavily in these instances, they were also attempts by regional leaders to take control of their...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 263–278.
Published: 01 November 2016
... strands of utopian thinking. Understood in this way, these films can be said to have as their goal the production of a new imagination of space. Space is also the umbrella term Keiller (2014) uses to frame his various activities: “I usually describe them in terms of the subject matter, which is...