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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
... investigates personalized postcolonial identity through reference to colonialism, geographies, histories, political positions, and cultural affiliations. Artwork is used as a space within which to interrogate personal and collective relationships to South African British colonial history and its current...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... strict quarantine and introduced new regulations for personal hygiene for all. The public had to be mobilized to assist in tracing the exposed, help the quarantined, and to observe the personal hygiene procedures voluntarily. Success of the government's strategies was absolutely dependent...
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Cultural Politics (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 (2008) 4 (1): 100–122.
Published: 01 March 2008
... and nonfoundational element in the “experience of thinking” is seen as crucial for Heidegger at Todtnauberg, as opposed to its having offered, as Sharr’s study concludes, a “datum” for personal identity. © BERG 2008 PRINTED IN THE UK 2008 Heidegger hut Todtnauberg earth thinking Adam Sharr’s...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2014
... experience, and relationship with me-dia. It analyzes the digital gadget’s role in the reorientation of the broadcast ecology around personalized media worlds and experiences, arguing that its mode of play represents an integration of the life, activities, bodies, and attention of the individual that extends...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 93–110.
Published: 01 March 2010
...” ( Clayman 2002 ). It focuses on the UK-based journalists and broadcasters Jeremy Paxman and John humphrys, and looks at the expansion of their professional activities and their attendant construction as media personalities. It argues that the forms of celebrity presented by Paxman and humphrys draw upon...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (2): 200–218.
Published: 01 July 2023
..., personal responsibility, and free-market dynamics. The politics of everyday worlds interpreted through neoliberal storytelling fail to show the contested entanglements of affect and exhaustion that make up endurance under capitalism. The texts analyzed here present their subjects as nonsovereign...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (3): 431–444.
Published: 01 November 2011
... reality and that of personal freedom. Baudrillard's perfect crime becomes, for Dantec, the alibi for an absolute crime: the invisible and perfectly integrated acts of numerous serial killers operating with impunity. However, it is not so much individual acts such as murder that constitute evil...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 370–390.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Patricia Mooney Nickel With novel charitable and philanthropic opportunities emerging at an astonishing rate, it is rarely necessary today to draw the reader’s attention to the cultural politics of philanthropy; the word philanthropy is associated with nearly every celebrity personality, as well...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 63–77.
Published: 01 March 2018
...George E. Marcus Personal design of one’s emplacement in the world has been a luxury of elite as well as achieved middle-class privilege and wealth. Such enclosure leaks especially on its visual horizons and is explored by mimetic relation to difference, defining eccentricities and contradictions...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (3): 354–371.
Published: 01 November 2018
... conceptions of scientific citizenship, and public imaginations of innovation: by focusing on the “noise” of active participation and personal responsibility, we miss the “silence” of other ways of being. 6 For a long time this was the motto of Facebook and was used as a guide for its developers...
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Cultural Politics (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. The still, almost petrified presence of the tree...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 121–135.
Published: 01 July 2019
...John Armitage Paul Virilio, who passed away in 2018, was a significant figure in the study of cultural politics, as both pioneer and guide. This article prepares first-time readers for an encounter with Virilio’s critical thinking and essential writings and offers a personal remembrance by John...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (2): 214–232.
Published: 01 July 2020
..., in a way that can be seen to undermine the new “face culture” of social media platforms like Facebook. The practices that characterize this “deep vernacular web” are anti- and impersonal rather than personal, ephemeral and aleatory rather than persistent and predictable, collective rather than individual...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 78–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... existence and why they are human beings. The play not only brings balance between sensual and rational aspects of a person, but as balance, it offers an experience with specific intentional content. Schiller’s whole argument rests on the identification of two different phenomenal contents: anyone who knows...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 391–393.
Published: 01 November 2016
... is full of smiley, needy, beautiful, and dangerous faces. The ubiquity of the phenomenon does not make it less fascinating. In Face Politics , Jenny Edkins, coming from the field of international politics—and with previous publications concerning missing persons, trauma, and more recently, landscapes...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 222–230.
Published: 01 July 2008
... , or Iconoclasts – that according to the commercials will “change the way you see celebrity.” There were no websites like YouTube.com or MySpace.com where a subscriber can create his own personal fan club, or magazines like ME in which “ordinary people” are rendered as celebrities, or celebrities are rendered...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 54–65.
Published: 01 March 2016
... trade coffee as social justice. 10 As one anonymous reviewer of this essay pointed out, deeper “personalization” by Starbucks is at least as likely to result in deeper alienation for the baristas charged with producing it. In a seeming competition to be the most uniformly personal, baristas...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-publicizing luxury marketing methodologies, all three artists have adopted and adapted luxury-branding strategies and advertising techniques involving popular culture and faux naive or “scandalous” art works, “controversial” behavior, and the building of personality myths. Consider, for example, the use...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 49–64.
Published: 01 March 2010
... . London : James Fraser . Debord G. 1983 [1967] . Society of the Spectacle . Detroit, MI : Black & Red . deCordova R. 1990 . Picture Personalities: The Emergence of the Star System in America . Urbana, IL : University of Illinois Press . Drake P. Higgins M...