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Cultural Politics (1 March 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...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 63–72.
Published: 01 March 2009
... sides in the aftermath, Scipio 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...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Lattré doctrine: “I’m not fighting a colonial war,” as Greene’s Captain Trouin says. “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...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
... immateriality. We were told to expect artificial intelligence and cyberspace; we also got dirty landscapes of discarded toxic electronics. This section gathers together articles that involve fresh methodological ways to address issues of materiality in urban technological worlds, including the toxic residue...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 November 2005
... inside, they will somehow be able to exploit their host country. Needless to say, this perception bears little relation to the facts, not least because immigrants, as for example Stephen Frears seeks to illustrate in his film Dirty Pretty Things (UK, 2002), are more likely to be the victims of...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 163–181.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., 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 to democratic vitality and...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 327–344.
Published: 01 July 2012
... 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 by many scholars, such as Amrita Pande (2009: 155) in her study on surrogates, refers to...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 March 2017
... now, in everyday English, a “glitch” is any accident that is trivial enough to be overcome. A glitch in any kind of system creates minor disturbances without actually damaging its major functioning. Glitches do not stop transmission: they merely make it scrappy, dirty, or noisy. In media, the word can...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
... aimed to use were unserviceable, 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...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Elliott, who asks, “Beep beep, who got the keys to my jeep?”; and TLC, who imagines a scrub “hanging out of the passenger side of his best friend's ride.” What follows is not merely an analysis of songs like “Get Rich or Die Trying,” “Big Pimpin',” and “Ridin' (Dirty),” or their catalog of racial and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 November 2014
...) platform at a Berlin S-Bahn station to board an (empty) train before I did. I realized that not only had I unwittingly formed a queue of one at the train door, but I had also performed Fox’s “ultimate English sanction” for the transgressor of a queue: the “dirty look.” 3 I’m grateful to Simon Sadler...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 July 2019
... 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 to read this...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 March 2007
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 23–46.
Published: 01 March 2010
... concentration camps: Polish woman are vulgar and dirty, French women are vain, Greek women are cunning thieves, Belgian women are naive, Ukranian gentile women are cruel, Czech women are energetic, etc. (see Herzog and Efrat 2005: 98f ; as well as diverse articles in Moller, Rürup, and Trouvé 2002 ). The...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 177–193.
Published: 01 July 2017
... dirty and rotten bastard ( yā kabbūl, yā khāmij ). Toward the end of the film, though, the notion of bastardy is no longer restricted to Riva, and it becomes rather a marker that Omrane finds applicable not only to himself but to his entire generation of men who spend a great deal of their time in bars...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 139–152.
Published: 01 July 2018
... University Press . Friedman Thomas L. 2017 . “ Trump Is China’s Chump .” New York Times , June 28 . Gesson Martha . 2012 . The Man without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin . New York : Riverhead . Harding Luke . 2017 . Collusion: Secret Meetings, Dirty Money...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 51–74.
Published: 01 March 2005
... communicate with their elected representatives, or they appeared as web-surfing waste-of-lives in dark, dirty rooms downloading porn, betting on obscure Internet stocks or collecting evidence of the US government’s work with extraterrestrials at Area 51 ( Dean 1997 ). In other versions of this same matrix...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 79–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 133–156.
Published: 01 March 2011
... justice (for crimes of the past). Obama's investment in revelation is above the “dirty” content of the secrets it might expose. The revelation occupies the position that a denouement in the traditional story of scandal (through a form of retribution) might once have. The revelation and what it signifies...