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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Erik Bordeleau Terror from the Air , Sloterdijk Peter translated by Amy Patton and Steve Corcoran , London : distributed by MIT Press for Semiotext(e) , 2009 , 111 pages, $14.95/£9.95, ISBn 978-1-58435-072-9 © BERG 2010 PRINTED IN THE UK 2010 Terror from the...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 7 San Genaro Up in the Air 2 , 2007. Oil stick on linen, 52 × 72 in. Courtesy of the artist Figure 7. San Genaro Up in the Air 2, 2007. Oil stick on linen, 52 × 72 in. Courtesy of the artist More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
... have chosen three points of entry into this exploration, discussed in three sections: first, the debates around the future of the building Escuela de Mechanica de la Armada (ESMA) in Buenos Aires, which was used as a clandestine detention and extermination center during the dictatorship (1976–83...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Nicole Starosielski This article documents how thermal manipulation is critical to the transformation of the earth’s raw materials into media and to maintaining those materials as media. Through an examination of thermal practices, including mineral extraction, the use of air-conditioning in media...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 245–254.
Published: 01 July 2006
... is based on a rendering of a place, almost always viewed from the air, which has been targeted by US bombers. I choose to make these drawings by hand rather than to employ photographic or other mechanical means in the hope that people will take their time with them. This project is an attempt to...
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Published: 01 July 2006
Plate 3: Haiti , 1959 (for Aristide, Stan Goff, and my father), “The US military mission in Haiti, to train the troops of noted dictator Francois Duvalier, used its air, sea and ground power to smash an attempt to overthrow Duvalier by a small group of Haitians aided by some Cubans and other More
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 119–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... movie, something changed. It was “Dr. Strangelove” (1964) by Stanley Kubrick. The last sequence comprises short clips of nuclear detonations filmed over the Pacific. Seen from the air they seem beautiful, dreamlike. I got my camera, played them back and shot a few images off the screen. Here was...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 216–224.
Published: 01 July 2018
... carried in the post- 9/11 air over Lower Manhattan. Nora’s death is one of several thousand already traced to breathing that toxicity. Thousands more will die because of the reassuring campaign of deception and lies orchestrated by the Bush administration through EPA director Christine Todd Whitman...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 344–353.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Figure 7 San Genaro Up in the Air 2 , 2007. Oil stick on linen, 52 × 72 in. Courtesy of the artist Figure 7. San Genaro Up in the Air 2, 2007. Oil stick on linen, 52 × 72 in. Courtesy of the artist ...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 98–109.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Air America Radio in 2004, which brought the kind of overheated energy to left-wing talk radio that had been a staple of the right. With hosts such as Al Franken, Randi Rhodes, and Rachel Maddow, Air America’s shows, much like Comedy Central’s The Daily Show and The Colbert Report , used audio...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 384–390.
Published: 01 November 2015
... lights (a significant part of Göring’s “strategic air force reserve”) assembled for the Nuremberg party rally: The actual effect far surpassed anything I had imagined. The hundred and thirty sharply defined beams, placed around the field at intervals of forty feet, were visible to a height of twenty...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 November 2014
... by the famous architect Norman Foster) and later significantly altered—is a fruitful case study here. It was conceived ambitiously by its architects as “a return to the pioneering days of civil aviation, when air travellers could proceed in a straight line from their parked cars to the aircraft...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 323–336.
Published: 01 November 2013
... values were in decline and that the root cause of the “youth problem” was the lack of family discipline, the increase in divorce rates, the new air of permissiveness, and so on; but the same set of descriptions could also support a more radically democratic critique that could point the finger of blame...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 126–133.
Published: 01 March 2015
... animals” involves hunting “using a lot of the same equipment [AR-15 air-cooled rifles, etc.] that our soldiers in the field are using.” Such New Hunting Groups’ night-vision equipment is “Generation III … not the 1st and 2nd Generation stuff that you’ve seen in catalogs.” Unlike many other New Hunting...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 303–305.
Published: 01 November 2017
... that needs a penetrating eye (i.e., Bauman’s) to depict and explain it. But liquid modernity also hints at solid things turning into air; in other words, a process of transformation. Carlo Bordoni (2016) , for one, implies that liquid modernity suggests a very unstable condition because the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 256–258.
Published: 01 July 2019
... situates the radical and the popular as comparable catalysts for change, boosted by oscillating representations of women cyclists as either morally respectable or scandalous—images that in their different ways imbued both with a fashionable cachet. The book is a welcome breath of fresh air in stressing...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 155–160.
Published: 01 July 2008
... perhaps fifty planes in the air at one time must have convinced them that some such concentration of force could not be far distant. Warner, The Aerodrome Hidden in the north Norfolk countryside, important vestiges of modern UK militarism are slowly fading. RAF Coltishall is hard to find by road...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 121–137.
Published: 01 March 2012
... proposes that the dialectic movement that informs the logic of the vanishing mediator contains an extra step that universalizes certain values, after which it can fall off. That extra step happened during the 1999 air strikes on Serbia led by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). While the air...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 March 2006
... are bombarded from the air, the inhabitants driven out into the countryside, the cattle machine-gunned, the huts set on fire with incendiary bullets: this is called pacification . George Orwell, “Politics and the English Language” An often-heard criticism of American strategy in Vietnam was...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
... aggression led to the building in the late 1960s of many underground shelters in China, including nineteen miles of air-raid shelters beneath Beijing—the so-called Underground Great Wall—that offered cover for three hundred thousand people and housed a munitions warehouse, hospital, theater, and library...