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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and social relations, rendering hypervisible enforcement practices and homogenizing discourse while “invisibilizing” the violence incurred by offshore enforcement. With intensified enforcement and detention on islands through securitization and militarization, public attention is diverted from quieter daily...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 263–278.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Daniele Rugo A recurring feature of Patrick Keiller’s work is the lack of human presence and activity. Throughout his films, Keiller delivers a vision of England as a desert island, depopulated and unoccupied. Scrutinizing Keiller’s early shorts and feature-length films, this article argues...
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Published: 01 July 2006
Plate 8: Vieques Island, Puerto Rico (Detail). On April 19, 1999 an errant 500 lb US bomb kills David Sares Rodriguez, a 35-year-old security guard, and seriously injures four others. Over 267 depleted uranium-tipped bombs have been fired on this island. The US has been dropping bombs More
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Geofrey Craig This article explores the increasing politicization of “lifestyles” and outlines an understanding of the concept of “lifestyle politics.” This is conducted through a case-study discussion of protest actions against the upgrading of the electricity grid on the north island of New...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Clive W. Kronenberg The triumphs and continuity of the Cuban revolution in large measure can be attributed to the close bond that exists between political and cultural practice on the island. Emblematic of Cuban politics, key aspects of Ernesto Che Guevara's revolutionary thought find expression...
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Published: 01 March 2010
being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail More
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and indigeneity, and the oceanic circulations that connect islands to islands, continents to continents, and cultures to cultures. I attempt to capture memory, affect, smell, social imaginary—intangible undercurrents whose pervasive interconnectivity threads our humanity. This essay delves into the thought...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 413–427.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Claverhouse Jebb, Bentley (London: Macmillan, 1902), 146.  2. Translators' note : Kittler is punning on Heinrich Schliemann (1822–90), amateur archaeologist of Troy. In April 2004 Kittler headed a sound-archeological expedition to the Li Galli islands in the Gulf of Salerno to investigate Siren...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... surveillance to begin with. The turn of the twentieth century brought two intertwined global developments: the rise of US empire and a global, Euro-American-led disease surveillance network. Medical screening practices installed at threshold spaces (ports, islands) were intended as an “imperial defense...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
... F. 1980 . “ Biogeographical Provinces—Earth’s Deeper Politics .” In Brand 1980 : n.p. Deer James W . 1957 . “ The Unavoidable International Shelter Race .” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 13 ( 2 ): 66 – 67 . Deleuze Gilles . 2004 . “ Desert Islands .” In Desert...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., is flow and interruption at once; it is an absolute machine, a meta-machine, which cannot be diagrammed and whose user’s manual may be found scattered among its own network of codes. —Antonio Benítez-Rojo, “The Repeating Island” The Cuban author and theorist Antonio Benítez-Rojo evoked the image...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 245–254.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Plate 8: Vieques Island, Puerto Rico (Detail). On April 19, 1999 an errant 500 lb US bomb kills David Sares Rodriguez, a 35-year-old security guard, and seriously injures four others. Over 267 depleted uranium-tipped bombs have been fired on this island. The US has been dropping bombs...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 March 2012
... it delivered,” she said. As dawn broke on Saturday, July 23, the global cable networks were closely following the Norway spectacle of terror as the horrible news broke that more than eighty young Labor Party activists were the victims of the mass shooting on Utoya Island and that new bodies were being...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 March 2010
...being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (3): 359–380.
Published: 01 November 2006
... to shatter the “natural” identity of the nation articulated by some interviewees: “we’re an island and we want to keep the island pure. I mean we have so many conservation programmes about recovery of native species, about islands, you think we would see New Zealand as a pure island that we didn’t like...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of the authors’ travels. Here they concentrate on particular locations and people that bring these histories into focus. Their ability to do so is partly structurally determined: for example, since the disputed islands of the South China Sea are off limits to foreigners, other sites, such as the Taiwanese island...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 385–397.
Published: 01 November 2012
... was to be of the greatest importance to the postwar development of Southeast Asia” ( Hillgruber 1996 : 118). Instead of the slave nations envisioned by the military, there was to be a “Greater Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere,” whose success was to rest upon granting all the former colonies from Vietnam to the island nations...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... and temperature-taking to their parents at home. Pupils singing jingles – complete with hand gestures – to remind parents of the correct way of washing their hands were a common sight in homes across the island.” ( Chua 2004: 130 ) The unintended infantilization of the adults/parents was in full accord...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 202–222.
Published: 01 July 2019
... and regionalization of the Anthropocene. Let us conclude the body of this article with a demonstration of the potential for the cultural politics of unconditional hospitality when put into conversation with environmental justice in the Anthropocene. The island that hosts the Alaskan town of Shishmaref, inhabited...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (3): 309–329.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., Humbert is knowingly aware of the relations between the psychophysics he was asked to do and the secret military project: “that particular expedition … was not really concerned with Victoria Island copper or anything like that, as I learned later from my genial doctor; for the nature of its real purpose...