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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 287–299.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Elspeth Probyn This article reframes fisheries sustainability as a matter of production and consumption. It argues that only a more-than-human approach that takes seriously the entanglement of all oceanic entities—fish, fishers, water—can tackle the sustainability of fish. In order to bring...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 92–110.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of slave ships in the eighteenth century, and the Black-Scholes model of option pricing from the twentieth century. Maritime insurance rendered the unknown space of the ocean knowable and therefore profitable. By collecting information at Lloyds, merchants developed a map of threat within the Atlantic...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... material politics. This article explores a number of issues surrounding entanglements of media and plastics, including the formation of vast oceanic plastic garbage patches, the treatment of highly toxic electronics waste, the usage of thermal papers that disrupt the human endocrine system...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 61–72.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Paul Virilio; Sacha Goldman SG: You left Paris, the megalopolis, years ago, to live in La Rochelle. Is this also a choice of the urbanist that you are? PV: I wanted to spend my last years on the edge of the world. And to me, the Atlantic coastline, the threshold of the ocean, is the last...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
... . War, Racism and Economic Injustice: The Global Ravages of Capitalism . Trans. and ed. Keeble Alexandra . Melbourne/Havana : Ocean Press/Editora Política . Chanan M. 2008 . “ Enduring Memories .” New Statesman . Available at http://www.newstateman.com/north-america/2008/07/film...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (3): 393–398.
Published: 01 November 2007
....” This discovery of water means that the conquest of the globe takes place over water, resulting in the modern shift from shoreland-thought to ocean-thought (p. 71). The maritime age dawns, and the liquid element is homologous to the flows of global capital which stream between the Old and the New World (p. 133...
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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 (2005) 1 (3): 339–352.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Paul Virilio © BERG 2005 PRINTED IN THE UK 2005 “Democracy of Emotion” seems almost eerily apt in the wake of the global disaster that occurred around the Indian Ocean on Boxing Day 2004. 1 Now known as “the Asia Tsunami”, the series of tsunamis that were thrown up by an earthquake off...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (1): 100–110.
Published: 01 March 2015
... as “autonomous sensing and communication in a cubic millimeter” ( Smart Dust 2014 ). In a glimpse at the not-too-distant future, Hewlett-Packard intends to distribute a trillion of these microsensors from the bottom of the ocean and up into space in a project they are calling “the central nervous system...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 385–397.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and Pacific Oceans. Japan's early Sunday morning attack on a sleepy Hawaii, though constantly cited as a precursor to 9/11, had its own sad and sound reason: namely, the refusal of the United States to have Japan, so poor in natural resources, participate in the industrial and military transition from coal...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 158–169.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., San Diego, or UCSD, the place where Western knowledge confronts the Pacific Ocean and with it its own limits. Throughout the text, this ocean functions like an enclosure, marking the farthest reaches of the Western destiny, the point where it buckles and turns back upon itself. Lyotard describes...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., not only make up a natural ecosystem of the oceans but also, according to some sources, will eventually outnumber the fish in the same waters by 2050 ( Al-Jazeera 2016 ). The unglamorous nature of plastic hydrocarbons made of oil, coal, and natural gas is, however, a testimonial to the already mentioned...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (3): 303–321.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and cultivates the reactionary imaginings of the former. 1 Although for Schmitt ([1942] 2015 : 78) world history is a history of land appropriation, the English appropriation of the seas and world oceans transformed “a people of shepherds” into “a people of children of the sea”—of pirates and corsair...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 361–375.
Published: 01 November 2015
... but on wings and headless, and this at once refutes Hegel’s philosophy of history. —Theodor W. Adorno, Minima Moralia Oh, a State begins to take form in the stateless German night, a State that spans oceans and surface politics, sovereign as the International or the Church of Rome, and the Rocket...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 267–270.
Published: 01 July 2022
...,” or an attention “to developments in multiple places” and how they are “linked and when they diverge” (12). However, only brief references are made to the history of skin lighteners in the Indian Ocean world, East Africa, or West Africa. Instead, she contributes to the dominant historiographic narrative...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 March 2021
... to suicide. This is also not to forget that we humans of all races, colors, and genders—we the idols of the Anthropocene—are also viruses to the world, making the world sick; poisoning its air, rivers, oceans, lands, flora, and fauna; and unapologetically leaving our indelible carbon footprints at a deep...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 March 2018
... by the garua , the cold ocean fog, and from Arequipa surrounded by desert, I am elated by Cajamarca nestled in intense green mountains, its squares ribboned with flowers, its streets washed every hour or two by a brief sunny shower. Back at the hotel I tell the desk clerk I will stay a week or so...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 July 2022
... such risks as external contingencies detached from the systems of production, accumulation, and power that generate them. The Mitsubishi Corporation in Japan, for instance, gambles on the collapse of ocean life, building giant freezers to store endangered bluefin tuna, waiting for the profitable moment when...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
... of otherness. Kerouac threatens to come undone by his own recurring trope of “fellaheen” primitive universality—the fallacious projection of writing whole peoples and places “outside history” into some quasi-oceanic sense of fellaheen oriental oneness—as Tangier makes him long for Wheaties, Van Wyck Brooks...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2012
... fine wines and French cuisine, does not cross the ocean well” (Baudrillard), suggests some charmer busy making a hole in a resistant wall—references a whole theory of entertainment under constant threat of losing itself in its object, a modality of being allegedly specific to advanced ludo-capitalism...