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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 153–173.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Erich Hörl; Nils F. Schott This contribution outlines several modes of becoming-environmental that characterize the development thanks to which environmentality [ Umweltlichkeit ] has become our condition today: the becoming-environmental of media, of power, of subjectivity, of world, of capital...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 275–286.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Sean Cubitt Ecocritical work on media has developed from a genre criticism of nature-themed films to address cinema, TV, and media arts more broadly as articulations of the human-natural relation and its mediation through technologies. Embracing the environmental impacts of product life cycles...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
...John Beck; Mark Dorrian Space colonization and subterranean dwelling have been staples of speculative fiction since at least the nineteenth century, but the invention of nuclear weapons and the prospect of global environmental collapse have, certainly since the Cold War, made proposals offering...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 202–222.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., in the anti-Semitic representation of Jews—and proposes that the conceptual framework of in/hospitability can be substituted in a way that both maintains the logic of un/inhabitability’s beneficial aspects—its illumination of the inequitable distribution of environmental harms in the Anthropocene and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 310–331.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Shannon Mattern For millennia, mud and its geologic analogues have bound together our media, urban, architectural, and environmental histories. Some of the first writing surfaces, clay and stone, were the same materials used to construct ancient city walls and buildings, whose facades also...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 319–338.
Published: 01 November 2006
... environmentalism. 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 involve adopting their expression, their look...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 157–170.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Patrick Crogan This interview explores the cultural and political dimensions of Stiegler's enterprise. Stiegler explains his conceptualization of cultural politics and why it is key to his analysis of contemporary crises – social, economic, and environmental. He situates his work in relation to the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Michael M.J. Fischer Three forms of narrative heuristics are identified and explored in the search for political inclusiveness, robustness, and legitimacy: (1) environmental topics: toxics and the need for second-order or reflexive institutions of modernization; water and the need for getting...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
... extensions of material media theory and addresses how they can complement already existing ideas in the field. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 Anthropocene media theory environmental humanities media studies Cultural politics of geology sounds rather oxymoronic, considering the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 346–360.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... 2011 . “ Beyond Profit: Rethinking Corporate Social Responsibility and Greenwashing after the BP Oil Disaster .” Tulane Law Review 85 ( 4 ): 983 . Fontham Elizabeth T. H. Trapido Edward . 2010 . “ Oil and Water .” Environmental Health Perspectives 118 ( 10 ): A422...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 275–280.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Ned Rossiter Finite Media: Environmental Implications of Digital Technologies , by Cubitt Sean , Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2017 , 256 pages, $84.95 (hardcover), ISBN 978-0-8223-6281-4 , $23.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-0-8223-6292-0 © 2018 Duke University Press 2018...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 285–287.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Press 2018 Environmental action is plagued by an underlying fear. This fear, which often remains unspoken, is that we have already gone past a point of no return, that even the most stringent action could not prevent irreversible changes in climate that would make our planet uninhabitable for...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 380–390.
Published: 01 November 2016
... for the academic practice of the humanities. Although popular with students, these studies areas have usually been underfunded in terms of research. These critical posthumanities are expressed by a second generation of studies areas. Within the environmental humanities, for instance, the growth...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., processes of environmental degradation and toxicity that induce systemic conditions of gradual devastation or slow death enact insidious violence through invisible effects. Incorporating material and environmental factors in their analyses, various essays in Forensis argue for an ecology of...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 167–170.
Published: 01 March 2012
.... Beck concludes with a neat analysis of how the recent war on terror combines the “imperial zeal” of Blood Meridian with the Cold War paranoia of DeLillo and others. But it is the images of waste, both human and environmental, that penetrate, for Dirty Wars is ultimately more than a counterhistory...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
... production of digital hardware is neither necessary nor neutral. It is designed specifically to reduce error and compartmentalize digital content. Thermal systems underwritten by other cultural logics, perhaps ones that made compromises in speed and accuracy, would generate less environmental impact and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... valuation of human and nonhuman lives. Finally, I consider plastic geologies in terms of the petroleum geology necessary for the production of plastics, the geopolitical and environmental ramifications of anthropogenic fossil-fuel usage, and how plastics form technofossils—novel geological entities that...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
... political action is always dependent upon the establishment of alliances and networks between different kinds of political actors. The “antiroads” campaign in the UK, for example, was characterized by unlikely but successful coalitions of environmental activists and local residents who were not previously...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 344–353.
Published: 01 November 2018
... University Press 2018 The globalization of casino culture looms terrifyingly ascendant—economically, environmentally, and politically. The twenty first century’s diminishing resources and despoiled environment have triggered seismic global shifts that privilege the bare-knuckles strongman paradigm of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 November 2010
...). Sloterdijk traces this shift to “atmosphere designers” back to a greater consciousness of our constitutive aerial vulnerability. According to Sloterdijk this expanded consciousness of our environmental vulnerability emerged with a tragic event, which he also considers as the effective starting point of the...