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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
... was not about music; it was about poverty” ( Guardian , 12/28/05). Furthermore, through the commercial music industry, the development movement has globalized itself. Not everyone shared this vision, of course. One of the (European) directors of the Global Call to Action (the umbrella organization...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 413–415.
Published: 01 November 2018
... exploration of the 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...
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...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 263–273.
Published: 01 July 2018
... were willing to spare them, we keep an eye on the immense green umbrella . . . [that] contains the precious statuette with upraised arms, which I myself stole from the foot of the cone of earth that serves as its altar, as well as that of its fellow statues. (208–10) I have again behaved a bit like an...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2014
... explaining them, 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...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and 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...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 100–110.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., movement, and stasis, while evoking mortality. It is Aeolian, wafted on the air and carried in the atmosphere. Composed of animal and human skin and hair, industrial pollutants, fibers, particles from outer space, plant pollen, technological and agricultural residue, dust constitutes a microscopic...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 275–292.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to a nonmetric and 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...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 199–228.
Published: 01 July 2009
... processes like the G8 and WTO meetings 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...
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
... Southeast Asia of the 1970s, it is also important to consider the rise of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), 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...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 263–278.
Published: 01 November 2016
... influence of various 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...