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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 275–286.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., from materials extraction and industrial production to energy use and recycling, these advances in ecocriticism have begun to address the differential experiences of affected populations. This essay looks at the “environmentalism of the poor” with specific reference to indigenous peoples affected by...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 254–271.
Published: 01 July 2012
... ubiquitous features of war and its aftermath, the artworks included herein equally represent indigenous cultures' intent to reinforce and maintain local customs and values as a defense against both reactionary regional insurgencies that embrace modernity from within and the long arm of homogenizing forces...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 348–369.
Published: 01 November 2017
... materials targeting Indigenous people in Canada largely confirms this approach, it also gives us clues as to what another, better financial literacy might look like. The article concludes by asking what financial literacy education for the radical imagination might look like and what the further...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Ian Buchanan This essay argues that the 2006 Ray Lawrence film Jindabyne can be read as a national allegory (in Fredric Jameson's sense of the word) for the cultural politics of the national apology to the indigenous people of Australia made by Prime Minister Kevin Rudd. It argues that the film...
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Published: 01 July 2017
Lenape peoples, ecologists, educators, and technologists. We ask ourselves: How can we expand knowledge of indigenous Manhattan? What does a sustainable indigenous future look like? Figure 5. Mannahatta VR (work in progress), November 2016, screenshot of virtual reality experience in the HTC Vive More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Lenape peoples, ecologists, educators, and technologists. We ask ourselves: How can we expand knowledge of indigenous Manhattan? What does a sustainable indigenous future look like? Figure 5. Mannahatta VR (work in progress), November 2016, screenshot of virtual reality experience in the HTC Vive...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 July 2009
... relationships between authorial intention, critical interpretation, and popular reception as well as the pressures placed upon indigenous cultural producers to maintain artistic integrity while also negotiating the politicized nature of cultural production. As such, the book's methodology has the potential to...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 167–170.
Published: 01 March 2012
... also found in Silko's Almanac of the Dead , where indigenous people and a wider underclass are mobilized by economic repression to “take back the land.” In a chapter focused on the militarized Mexican border, Beck examines this novel's exposure of the counterrevolutionary potentialities within...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 380–390.
Published: 01 November 2016
...+, indigenous people, animals and earth others—that occupy the slot of devalued difference in relation to the humanist normative standard. They embody difference as pejoration, and their differences get organized on a hierarchical scale of decreasing social and symbolic worth. These others become socially...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... indigenous cultures and the enslavement of African peoples. The racial politics of Cuba and the Americas may well have influenced Zanelli in the choice to use two models of different races for his own sculpture. Whatever the case, considering the vogue for classical-revival works among democratic and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
... plant (indigenous to South Africa) into my/her forearm, having chosen this specimen from a variety of seedling aloes contained in my/her sewing box. Surrounded by the “niceties” of colonial Victorianism, I/she attempts to graft “Africa” metaphorically into my/her pale, Anglicized body. The gentle...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 310–331.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., and the educated letrados who created and archived them, enabled the Spanish and Portuguese conquerors to impose an ambitious, rational, systematic plan on existing indigenous settlements and, more rarely, in brand new towns. While the conquerors and their subjects stripped the landscape of its gold...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 November 2006
... new militant’s cult of Terror. In light of the London Tube bombings in 2005, which saw a new generation of indigenous militant jihadists contribute another image-moment to the political theater of martyrdom, this is a prophetic book. However, it presents the US state as an apparatus exercising such...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 319–338.
Published: 01 November 2006
... involve adopting their expression, their look. To adopt “the face of the Indian” is an act at once slight and significant, for it appears both universally available (we could all do “that noble stare”) and a clear testament to the rigidity and narrowness of the racial identity ascribed to indigenous...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 227–249.
Published: 01 July 2017
... what he observed and experienced on these trips. Supply lists and sketches of trapping techniques appear alongside notes from conversations with locals and nuggets of oral histories about the slow, violent convergence of settler and indigenous communities. This was fieldwork that went beyond...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... exchange titled “Native Tongues” ( Verán et al. 2012 ). Here artists from indigenous groups in Chile, New Zealand, Australia, Tanzania, and the United States compare experiences negotiating race and ethnicity, cultural expectations and challenges, as well as connections forged on bases as diverse as...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... therefore preserve individual anonymity and offer a degree of protection from an often punitive nation-state. However, unlike other paramilitary organizations, the Zapatistas softened their use of balaclavas by wearing them in conjunction with nationally undervalued indigenous clothing and symbols. This use...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 357–382.
Published: 01 November 2010
... well as a women's puppet-theater play for indigenous land-rights. The case of the demolitions made its way into news blogs, television, and other media around the world. However, the place itself remained uninhabited. This article aims to identify how different actors enact such practices of...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 275–280.
Published: 01 July 2018
... contemporary manifestations within extractivist economies provides a second key axis around which much of the book is organized. The enclosure and expropriation of the commons and the violence of capital accumulation borne by indigenous peoples provide the historical conditions of possibility for digital media...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 359–380.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Porou (2004 : 111), “the quest for capital gain from indigenous knowledge of land, flora, and fauna is synonymous with colonialism.” This colonialism is not merely economic, of course, but also intellectual. As Scott and Tipene-Matua (2004 : 141) point out, policymakers are guided by the “technicist...