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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 167–170.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Rob Bullard Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature , by Beck John , Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2009 , 378 pages , $55.00 (hardcover) , ISBN 978-0-8032-2631-9 © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 John Beck, in this craftily spun...
Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 November 2008
.... “We’re fighting all of your wars, but you leave us the guilt” ( Greene 1980: 151 ). The US did indeed leave the French to keep on getting their hands dirty: this is part of the point to Pyle’s peculiar innocence. The French colonel reminds his American interviewers, with “amazed bitterness” ( Greene 1980...
Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 63–72.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Junior no agent of hope, No new modernity, this side Of the lago’s dirty wall. Barca And all his pissed-up elephants Is no hero to me, who twitches At the furthest, muted rumble. I want What he thought and what he wrote Years after he declined to enter Rome, declining years of non- Existence...
Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 330–350.
Published: 01 November 2022
... of dirty hippies (Apple 2011 ). 3 Even criticism of specific political figures tends to center on their alleged ties to agitational groups and activities. Former President Barack Obama was widely criticized on the right for his role as a “community organizer.” Indeed, the conservative Fox News talk...
Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Paralelos: Visual Parody in Contemporary Argentinean Art . Austin, TX : Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art . Robben A.C.G.M. 2005 . “ How Traumatized Societies Remember: The Aftermath of Argentina's Dirty War .” Cultural Critique , 59 : 120 – 64 . Sarat A. 1992 . “ Afterword: Robert...
Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 135–144.
Published: 01 March 2021
... asks her husband, “What's the matter with everything? It's all so dirty, and it smells horrid.” Peter replies that he expects the street cleaners have stopped working. “But why should they do that?” asks Mary, “Why aren't they working? Is there a strike or something?” There is no strike, of course...
Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 November 2005
... fantasy.” The article concludes by examining the position of the audience in relation to this process. Filmography Dirty Pretty Things . Frears Stephen . Buena Vista Home Video , 2003 . DVD . England! von Borries Achim . Tossel Pictures , 2000 . Everywhere Is Better than...
Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., this could mean materials such as mud and plastics; in general geophysics and environmental issues, it could mean a “green” (yet also muddy and dirty) version of media theoretical materiality that is both drawing on media theory and also revising it. A rather good example of recent discussions and research...
Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 327–344.
Published: 01 July 2012
... about their experiences on a scale from very poor to satisfactory—illustrate how the local use of reproductive technology is put into practice in light of cultural values and structural forces (cf. Lock and Nguyen 2010 ). The concept of dirty work, invoked by Everett Hughes (1951) and elaborated...
Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 March 2017
... it scrappy, dirty, or noisy. In media, the word can be used in both digital and analog electronic media, and by extension to describe dust and scratches on a film, stains on a cinema screen, or an imperfection in a lens. Most writing on glitches comes from electronic engineers seeking ways to remedy them...
Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 48–54.
Published: 01 March 2021
... project, and that the clear skies over Delhi and Shanghai teach our bosses to savor a planet without fossil fuels. But we dread that, with the Belt and Road policy, Xi Jinping's China is, after all, ready to take on the hegemonic role, that it will revert to dirty power in a matter of months, and that any...
Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 July 2022
... , no. 92 : 101 – 32 . Kotsko Adam . 2020 . “ American Politics in the Era of Zombie Neoliberalism .” Public Culture 32 , no. 3 : 453 – 63 . Land Nick . 2017 . “ A Quick-and-Dirty Introduction to Accelerationism .” Jacobite , May 25 . jacobitemag.com/2017/05/25/a-quick...
Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 163–181.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., in Washington today, democrats, whether they officially belong to the Democratic party or the Republican one, do not necessarily have to hide their dirty laundry. They do not have to separate business from pleasure. Those with the financial means and political backing can do a great deal of harm both...
Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 July 2019
... on the Serb side of the wall and the other on the Bosniak). The two crews disperse after hearing approaching police sirens, leaving one garbageman stranded atop the wall. Rather than trying to flee, he is surprised by how dirty the wall is and proceeds to calmly sweep it. There are at least two ways...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 123–131.
Published: 01 March 2020
... with them, observes Marris, “their dirtiness, their fecundity, their undeniable grit . . . are qualities that could describe us as well. Their filth is really our own.” Lingis takes understanding the reality of our shadows as a starting point to approaching other realities in our history, in our present...
Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (2): 147–170.
Published: 01 July 2020
.../the-mercy-of-not-killing-2-0 . Coogan Tim Pat . 2002 . On the Blanket: The Inside Story of the IRA Prisoners’ “Dirty Protest” . New York : St. Martin’s Griffin . de Kloet Jeroen . 2016 . “ Rescuing History from the City .” In Cities Interrupted: Visual Culture and Urban Space...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., and no one could find a red lantern to signal the attack. A lamp was later found but could not be fitted to the flagpole and was not red. Inside the palace, British journalist John Reed saw an ornately gilded room and “rows of dirty mattresses and blankets, upon which occasional soldiers were stretched out...
Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (1): 148–158.
Published: 01 March 2023
... of mastery over flesh and consumption, its dirty, flayed, defiled, and scarified bodies—but mostly for its insistence that to live as an animal is to suffer. The book is praised as a modern-day classic for its commitment to all that is stained, spoiled, and violated (Sansom 2019 ). In 2019...
Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (3): 387–407.
Published: 01 November 2020
... foods or between good fat and bad fat are often construed by eaters in terms of the symbolic and affective oppositions of heavy/light, dirty/clean, and bad/good. Fatty foods might seem to make a person fat, but given how fat is today often associated and even conflated with toxins and filth, they have...
Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... like “Get Rich or Die Trying,” “Big Pimpin',” and “Ridin' (Dirty),” or their catalog of racial and sexual signifiers, but an exploration of the ways that the car has come to embody a hip-hop culture based in black masculinity and conspicuous consumption. The tricked-out or, rather, pimped-out car...