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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 2 Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Figure 2. Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture More
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Published: 01 March 2014
Figure 2 Native Americans recite an English translation of Darwish’s “The Speech of the Red Indian.” Notre musique , 2004 . Screen shot Figure 2. Native Americans recite an English translation of Darwish’s “The Speech of the Red Indian.” Notre musique, 2004. Screen shot More
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Published: 01 November 2007
Dyke Action Machine!, “Lesbian Americans: Don’t Sell Out!” 1998. Offset poster. 36 × 24 inches. 5,000 posters wheatpasted in Lower Manhattan. Combining the earnest tone and formal elements of 1940’s war effort posters with the opportunistic use of nationalism and patriotism by marketers and More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 319–338.
Published: 01 November 2006
... environmentalism. © BERG 2005 PRINTED IN THE UK 2006 There Never Came a Redder Red Indian Sunday Express (April 24, 1938) To mimic an “American Indian” is more than a matter of dress, voice, complexion, or physique. It contains an intriguing fifth dimension: to look like somebody can also...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 36–52.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to find reports about his participation in peace marches or demonstrations against Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee, he was shocked to discover the minutiae of his daily life represented with such detail and accuracy: the kind of car he drove, the dates of birth...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 198–215.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Figure 2 Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Figure 2. Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture ...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 49–76.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Gregory Clancey This article is one step toward an urban history of the United States that foregrounds “emergency” as a clearing device. American cities were strategically targeted during the sustained mid-twentieth century depression and war by a complex of groups – the Federal government...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 163–181.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Mark Chou In late 2011, the Wall Street Journal published a curiously titled editorial, “Democrats against Democracy.” Written by James Taranto, one of the Journal ’s conservative columnists, the piece documented a disturbing trend besetting democracy in America. Taranto claimed that American...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 November 2015
... US collective memory of the Holocaust, and popular culture’s use of the Holocaust for racial instruction. The Americanization and de-Judification of the Holocaust shows how fascist racism is constructed through institutional discourses and practices and functions as an archetype for understanding...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 139–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
... American society: neoliberalism, religious fundamentalism, militarism and educational conformism. All these fundamentalisms will be accentuated with the reelection of George W. Bush, and most of the democratic gains of the last century will be rolled back. In opposition to this rising tide of...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 35–50.
Published: 01 March 2007
... logic of maximum efficiency internalized by the film's protagonist. As such the film questions the libertarian rhetoric of the open road and instead proposes that American fictions of free mobility mask the fact of containment by military-industrial imperatives. © BERG 2007 PRINTED IN THE UK 2007...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 201–220.
Published: 01 July 2008
..., which principally employs the writings of the American philosopher Alphonso Lingis. Finally, the concluding paragraphs are reserved for a range of criticisms of Baudrillard’s work and the author’s appraisal of its likely future influence. © BERG 2008 PRINTED IN THE UK 2008 Jean Baudrillard...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Phyllis Galembo is Professor of Art at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Her photographs have been exhibited widely, including at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, the American Museum of Natural History, and the Fashion Institute of Technology (all in New...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 194–205.
Published: 01 July 2014
...” is a combination of George Orwell’s Big Brother and Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, as well as a product of Chinese post-totalitarianism or, in other words, of advanced totalitarianism. As such, it resembles neither a totalitarian culture of the Stalinist model nor an American-style “amusing...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Rob Wilson This essay aims to think through the worldly presence of two important and culturally influential American writers in the cultural contact zones of Tangier and North Africa: Paul Bowles and Jack Kerouac. It contrasts their differing attitudes toward “conversion” and toward the implicit...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Patricia Mooney Nickel This essay inquires into the institutionalization of the author as a governing practice. I observe the experience of two authors—Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and “Mr. Perestroika”—in relationship to two institutions—the Soviet Writers' Union and the American Political Science...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... establish the contours of a discipline that's lost its novelty but continues to evolve; and Nitasha Tamar Sharma's 2010 ethnography Hip Hop Desis , which explores hip-hop culture among South Asian American youths who found in connoisseurship, collaboration, and performance a language for negotiating race...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 83–97.
Published: 01 March 2016
... historical and cultural formations. This article will briefly explore some of the possible meanings of disruptive luxury, before focusing on new technology, especially rapid prototyping or 3-D printing, as a possible route to luxury’s disruption. Utilizing a fashion spread from American Vogue of 1977 to...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... today. This is so when one takes into account the technics of the global “War on Terror” as directed by the American political-economic-military complex. Through that, the world is seeing but the accelerated intensification and dissemination of military and civilian surveillance technologies. Everything...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Andrew Gibson Graham Greene’s The Quiet American is an “epochal novel.” It announces the inception of a new epoch at a decisive historical moment: on March 15, 1954, US National Security Council Directive 5412 came into force. NSC 5412 more or less coincided with the onset of the Cold War and made...