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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 (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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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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Published: 01 March 2024
Figure 1 Over one hundred thousand life vests and rubber boats lie in a ten-meter-high pile on the island of Lesbos, Greece. Rasmus Degnbol, Europe's New Borders (2015). More
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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
... meters away, at first on ship and then on land. On board we heard vowels alone; on land we also heard consonants and with them the meaning of the eight hexameters.) Thus we can infer that the song of the nymph goddesses functioned as a navigational aide. Circe first sends Odysseus from her island...
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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
... electricity meter-reader away in the vast elaborate bunker he has built beneath his modernist hilltop mansion on Long Island, while in Heinlein’s novel, Hugh Farnham is less well-off but no less prepared. In each novel, the foresight of the patriarch means he can save his family from Armageddon; all he has...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... represented a whitened “other.” She presented a safe alternative for the white males who dominated colonial Cuba. Cuban whites were alarmed over ever-increasing black populations at the time. Just as the lily-white fountain appeared in Havana’s streets, the island had experienced huge demographic shifts. More...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 July 2023
... . “ Terrorism on the Teardrop Island: Understanding the Easter 2019 Attacks in Sri Lanka .” CTC Sentinel 12 , no. 5 : 1 – 10 . Anderson Benedict . 2006 . Imagined Communities . London : Verso . Antonsich Marco , and Skey Michael . 2017 . “ Affective Nationalism: Issues of Power...
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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
.... The globally mediated world became caught up in a horrific spectacle of terror in Norway on July 22, 2011, when domestic terrorist Anders Behring Breivik set off a bomb outside government buildings in downtown Oslo and then went on a shooting rampage on an island close to the capital, killing scores at a Labor...
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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
... rendering both nature and society toxic has spurred the challenges to state policy in the last few years. While this sense of toxic invasion is certainly not new – Maori experienced it with British colonization and settlement, and the 1970s witnessed Pacific Island immigrants facing the brunt of racist...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 March 2020
... for the Curious” is a product 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...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 385–397.
Published: 01 November 2012
... 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 of Indonesia and the Philippines the right to self-determination and ownership...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... to Singapore by three women vacationing in Hong Kong who fell ill upon returning home. Two recovered quickly. The third, Esther Mok (real name), was to be the index carrier of the epidemic to the island. She infected several members of her immediate family – father, mother, grandmother, uncle, and a pastor who...