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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 March 2018
... in a US Securities and Exchange Commission filing on February 17, 2016. Many thanks to Jim Blasi for preliminary graphic design. In July 1533, the room twenty-two feet long and seventeen feet wide was packed solid with gold wrenched from temples throughout the land, the ransom for the Inca...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (1): 15–28.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Jo Littler This article analyzes two notorious photos of Donald Trump and Nigel Farage—one on their own, and one alongside Arron Banks, Gerry Gunster, Andy Wigmore, and Raheem Kassam—standing in a gold-plated elevator after Trump had won the US election. The article provides a cultural...
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 3 H/AlCuTaAu , 2014. Aluminum, copper, gold, tantalum, whetstone. 12 × 7 × 6 cm More
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 5 Gold mine, Democratic Republic of Congo, July 2015 More
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 8 B/NdAlTaAu , 2015. Neodymium, aluminum, gold, tantalum. 14 × 9 × 7 cm. Photo Jens Ziehe More
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Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 11   Black Gold , installation of pottery shards by Indian artist Vivan Sundaram at Aspinwall House. The terra-cotta fragments used within this installation are recovered from the archaeological site at Pattanam, the site of the flooded ancient seaport of Muziris. The landscape produced More
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Published: 01 March 2018
Figure 1 Custodia de la Merced (Eucharistic monstrance), Qosqo. Solid gold studded with 1,538 diamonds, 628 pearls, 312 amethysts, 3 emeralds, 1 topaz, and dozens of rubies and other gemstones More
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 404–414.
Published: 01 November 2014
... libraries and artists, microetched onto a gold-plated disc. Paglen’s project is both a continuation of, and a critical response to, the notion of the time capsule as a means of delivering, either to a terrestrial future or to some extraterrestrial destination, an abbreviated representative sample...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (3): 333–346.
Published: 01 November 2021
... 1876” condenses in the spectral figure of George Hearst, a tyrannical mining and media magnate who descends on Deadwood to seize and consolidate the area's gold mining rights. When community leaders Al Swearengen and Seth Bullock rise up to resist Hearst, he wields the cybernetic grid of Discourse...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... of the Republic , a colossal gold and bronze woman nearly fifty feet tall and weighing forty-nine tons. Telescoping back to the colonial plantation and forecasting ahead to Cuba’s revolutionary future in 2018, the article argues that La República embodied a tension between ethical consensus and political...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 March 2009
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 61–72.
Published: 01 March 2012
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 1 Builder Levy, Building Trades Union Workers at the New York City Women’s March 1/21/17 , 2017. Gold-tone gelatin silver print, 11 × 14 in. Courtesy of the artist More
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 332–338.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Figure 3 H/AlCuTaAu , 2014. Aluminum, copper, gold, tantalum, whetstone. 12 × 7 × 6 cm ...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 51–54.
Published: 01 March 2018
... by the super-rich economic and cultural, political, and leisured elites of contemporary global capitalism ( Freeland 2013 ; Hay 2013 ; Sombart 1967 ; Veblen [1967] 2009 ) but those material and symbolic luxury products encountered in all layers and branches of culture. In “Gold,” the American...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (3): 309–329.
Published: 01 November 2008
... interlude is not random: the area was not only the bedrock of the radar DEW Line, but, in the years Humbert is sent there, the focus of intense exploration, for uranium. The US government, as part of the Manhattan Project, requested the reopening of Eldorado Gold Mining Company’s uranium mine at Port...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 257–278.
Published: 01 November 2005
... political life. If he were to be successfully eradicated then future prospects may not be a magic purse or a crock of gold, but Weber's iron cage of instrumentality, an ironic parting gift from Trickster. Georg Simmel identifies cynicism and the blasé outlook as characteristic psychological consequences...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 459–472.
Published: 01 November 2022
... known as “fool's gold”). Once pyritized, these structures are remarkably resistant, surviving the extreme pressures through which mudrock transforms into slate. So although when exposed to oxygen and water pyrite weathers away, the cavity remains intact. In commenting on the likely candidates...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2012
... in his article), the “French theorist” personified, the enthusiastic casino-goer but recalcitrant guru, to don a crooner's gold lamé jacket and read extracts from his texts on stage, in the presence of a number of musicians and three languorous muses who have dubbed themselves, in best Baudrillard-speak...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
...” boasted of “eau de Colón” (Cologne), which is a play on the Spanish pronunciation of Columbus ; “Blanc Le Colonial” (Colonial White), which was nauseatingly sugary; “El Picante” (The Spicy), which references “El Dorado” and was shocked with sharp notes of nutmegs and cloves; and “Oro Negro” (Black Gold...
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