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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 337–356.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Robert M. Bednar This article explores affect and memory at roadside car crash memorials within the context of what Achille Mbembe calls “necropolitics”: the performance of power to determine who legitimately can kill both persons and the memory of persons. By analyzing the ritualized performance...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 357–370.
Published: 01 November 2013
... present condition. Finally, Shaw's work is examined in relation to theories of autobiographical memory and childhood development to show how the postwar council estate had an indelible effect on the formation of Shaw's personal and cultural identity. © 2013 Ian Waites 2013 George Shaw council...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
...); secondly, the memorial project that is El Parque de la Memoria, which is still under construction in Buenos Aires; and, thirdly, the reexhibition of visual artworks from the period of the dictatorship brought together as the group show Cuerpo y Materia (2006) , curated by María Teresa Constantin as part of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Geoffrey Winthrop-Young This essay, a sequence of short memories and reflections, describes several encounters with Friedrich Kittler in Freiburg between 1980 and 1985. © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Friedrich Kittler Freiburg Germany Thomas Pynchon From 1980 to 1985 I studied...
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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 5 Queue to enter the Emmett Till Memorial Figure 5. Queue to enter the Emmett Till Memorial More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 327–356.
Published: 01 November 2007
... the memory of their critical projects is rapidly giving way to the uncontested status of today’s global neoliberalist ideology. Yet, Sloterdijk argues, this is not necessarily a bad thing, not even for critical thought. In the third and fourth parts of his essay, his explicit aim is to “translate...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 73–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
... philosophy and its consequent abasement of material, technological, and institutional forms of memory. This abasement of mnemotechnics, consistently associated with endlessness and consistently articulated in patriarchal terms, produces a specific complex of terms: the femininity of the archival ad infinitum...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... dissensus in a much broader history of cultural politics, race, and gender in Cuba. With the face of a white Cuban aristocrat and a body based on a mixed-race mulata model, the statue activated—and still galvanizes—a range of memories, myths, and meanings related to aesthetic constructs of the nation. Those...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 359–384.
Published: 01 November 2009
... positions House/boat within the artist's sustained experimentation with discourses of memorialization and monumentality as established through nationalist historiography, it emphasizes House/boat 's specific address to the nation in the wake of the traumatic events that marked 1992–3; during which the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... philosophy to the Marxist analysis of capitalism, underpinned by Freudian libidinal economy. I argue that the originality of Stiegler's work lies in his understanding of retentional finitude: what he calls “tertiary memory.” This understanding provides him with critical purchase on contemporary capitalist...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 145–161.
Published: 01 July 2015
...John W. P. Phillips Taking as a starting point the challenge in finding ways of treating autoimmune disorders, this article constructs a hypothetical frame for enquiry that explores the connections between bioscience and, in a different register, the techniques of cultural memory. Putting the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 November 2015
... US collective memory of the Holocaust, and popular culture’s use of the Holocaust for racial instruction. The Americanization and de-Judification of the Holocaust shows how fascist racism is constructed through institutional discourses and practices and functions as an archetype for understanding...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 34–47.
Published: 01 March 2017
... face of totalitarianism, a literature of intimacy opens a realm of human experience that is outside the control of the regime. Because it carries a memory of joy, it is radically other to the ethos of the regime. Later, in The Aesthetic Dimension (1978), Marcuse returns to the role of aesthetics when...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 155–160.
Published: 01 July 2008
... entropy architecture war memory Figure 1 Murals in the 41 Squadron hangar, Coltishall. These were painted for a “welcome home” ball after the first Gulf War of 1991. Exhausted cartoon aircraft chase moustachioed missiles across rusting steel doors. Figure 1. Murals in the 41 Squadron hangar...
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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 2010) 6 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 July 2010
... protention and retention, constitutive of time, always passes through, engages, and is engaged by an exteriority of technical objects and technical prosthetics, which bear the traces of the past or function as certain form of impersonal memory. As Stiegler himself puts it, it is a question of apprehending...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 313–322.
Published: 01 November 2013
... 2010 : 13) that has to also include the seeming immateriality of affects (including, as the following essays demonstrate, hopes, dreams, moods, memories, longing, love, vulnerability, precarity, hauntings, and pain). In David Crouch's words, this expanded, affective sense of the sociocultural will...
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Published: 01 November 2013
the colonial presence of the Dutch, Portuguese, and English traders who settled here. Their stake in the city is memorialized through the identity and cultural capital of their buildings, established from the wealth gained through international trade. The dockside warehouses of Pepper House; the David More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 275–292.
Published: 01 July 2015
... space through the language of aesthetics, free association, reflexivity, and memory. Second, topology’s continuing relationality is reinforced in Lyotard’s receptivity of modernity as an aesthetic feeling in which, crucially, shared feeling ( sensus communis ) forms the relational structure between...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 79–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... collaborators, Breendonk was designated a National Memorial in 1947. Prompted by his conversation with Austerlitz, Sebald's narrator visits Breendonk, carrying in his mind an image of “a star-shaped bastion with walls towering above a precise geometrical ground-plan” (25). Instead, what he encounters is a...