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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 58–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
... and immaterial labor in their evidencing of the affective labor on the part of the photographer himself. This critical commentary, the first such academic writing on Richardson, explores his work in these contexts and considers Richardson’s return to the figure (over abstraction) as evidencing and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 372–394.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Brian Lennon Computer programming can be understood as both a kind of writing and a special class of human labor activity facilitating the automation of other human labor activities, not excluding itself. From the very beginning of the history of computer programming, it was recognized that the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Niels van Doorn In this essay, I introduce the figure of the “neoliberal subject of value” to explore the affective ambiguities of what Tiziana Terranova has termed “free labor,” or the voluntary, unwaged, and exploited activities that generate the digital data, content, and connections central to...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
... choice to use ARTs to produce a child is voluntary, but their travel abroad is not. Furthermore, the term exile takes on additional meanings in the South Asian context. South Asian laborers, both poor and middle-class, may feel forced to leave home in order to secure a living wage, send home remittances...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... magnum opus Time, Labor and Social Domination ) and the value criticism of Robert Kurz, whose writings – particularly Das Weltkapital (2005) – Gorz was eager to see translated into French. © BERG 2010 PRINTED IN THE UK 2010 capitalism technology immaterial production knowledge economy...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 173–189.
Published: 01 July 2016
... time and labor as it intersects with the circulation of the thrift shop commodities that fund the welfare mix. I am simultaneously concerned with how these practices of power—which are frequently degrading for those who have few options other than to interface with the institutions within which these...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2016
... reproduction, since the creation of amateur workshops and their operation become integral functions of the home, tying citizenship and political legitimacy to domestic labor in support of scientific and technological innovation. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 making do-it-yourself (DIY) science...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 March 2017
... commodity exchange. They reveal the exclusions, notably of noise, that enable rational communication, and the underpinning dependence of ostensibly unique items in semantic chains on their mutual indifference. Glitches are symbols whose nonhuman labor reveals the limits of humanism. © 2017 Duke University...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 188–202.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Mickey Vallee Jean-François Lyotard argued repeatedly that the biggest challenge a musician or composer faces is emancipating sound from the tyranny of grand narratives. They labor not in the service of expression but in the exploration of radical methods that constitute what Lyotard terms the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 217–232.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., from those employed in the case of the enterprising producer. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 consumption enterprise culture technologies of government labor neoliberalism Neoliberalism asserts that individuals perform their best within the demands of the free market economy...
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Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 12   Multichannel video installation by CAMP (Collaboration around Micro Politics), an artists' collective from Mumbai, at Pepper House. The videos record the imports and exports at the local port harbor in Kochi, documenting the work cycles and repetitive labor of one of the main historic More
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Published: 01 November 2013
to electrical grinders, leaving a legacy of abandoned utensils as a reminder of change and of the “daily grind” and hard manual labor of everyday life for the majority of Indians. The grindstones become significant memorials in Fort Kochi, a key historic spice-trading port and nexus of global trade More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... In the case of Nick Land, we can refer to absolute accelerationism, while the arguments of the new accelerationists can perhaps be called restrained or limited accelerationism. Accelerationism is a form of storytelling and camera obscura. It “wants to accelerate beyond labor,” legitimating the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 162–183.
Published: 01 July 2019
... tradition that has extended Marxian insights to sites that fall outside the domain of formal employment, the historically overlooked spaces where domestic and reproductive labor takes place. The other is what, for lack of a better term, might be described as a praxiological current in the sociology of music...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 133–154.
Published: 01 July 2008
... already completely communication, then the sense of the antagonism” between labor and power “will have neither a place nor a time of foundation separate from communication itself” (Negri 1996: 160) . This thesis that communication is central to capital, and that it does not exist in any ideally...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 237–252.
Published: 01 July 2010
... astonishing complexity of the great apes, has since proved him right on this score. For Simondon, this first meaning of “anthropology” has a second attached to it, in that the tendency to reduce technology to its use by human functioning, in accordance with the misleading paradigm of labor, is also...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 415–419.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., with the aim of expressing some themes relevant to cultural studies of software society. What is in large part missing is the political economy of software—for instance, labor. In a culture that sees software as an important part of national projects (e.g., software literacy and programming as crucial...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 275–280.
Published: 01 July 2018
... experience and material condition—immaterial and symbolic labor, cognitive and communicative capitalism, the general intellect and the multitudes. In Finite Media , Cubitt acknowledges such operations and socialities as constituent forces within contemporary capitalism while asserting a core argument and...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 244–251.
Published: 01 July 2019
...’ gallery of seismic epicenters for the world financial crisis, including Lehman Brothers and Goldman Sachs, while also taking up pressing themes including labor exploitation, gentrification, and the prison-industrial complex. At a time when populist rage against neoliberalism and the 1 percent careens...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 101–118.
Published: 01 March 2005
... theory of new media if one begins from the assumption that they are somehow immaterial. Only by recognizing the specificity of the materiality of new media can one assess the potentials for critique that might be developed around them. Instead, Hardt and Negri, beholden to a Marxist opposition of labor...