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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 111–122.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., and radical breaks from numerous canonical art tenets. Within the emergence of the American political and artistic Left, Spero’s political radicalism became the foundation of her artistic content and studio practice. From this foundation, as an early feminist artist, Spero produced a wide-ranging figurative...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Jonathan Harris This essay highlights post-1945 intertwined aesthetic and political radicalisms in the visual arts, drawing on key examples from the United States and Western Europe in the decades from the end of World War II to the present. It seeks to explore the complex relations between...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 July 2018
... with its authors, this article indicates how the broad aim was to restore primacy of place to philosophy at a point when it was under challenge from the social sciences. © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 structuralism intellectuals political radicalism Lacan Althusser The particular...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 358–371.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Sarah Hamblin This essay argues that the conditions of contemporary finance capitalism have exhausted the revolutionary potential of political modernist aesthetics. The global ’68 conjuncture generated many of the fundamental concepts that continue to underscore how contemporary radical film...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 March 2008
... politics. I also utilize Ned Rossiter’s concept of “organized networks” and show how these social-technical forms can provide a more radical proposition for thinking about the political possibilities of wikis. I proceed to translate wikis as specific kinds of organized networks that take us beyond a purely...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 331–342.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Madeline Lane-McKinley A key artifact of the political contradictions and utopian problematics of women’s liberation and the tradition of radical feminism at the end of the 1960s, Shulamith Firestone’s Dialectic of Sex remains a site of controversies, misinterpretations, and unmet challenges...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (3): 357–380.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in his own media as “radical mediocrity” and argue that this has become our first nature. But then, what is the political potential of Sloterdijk’s merger of aesthetics with politics as based on the Bataillan principle of excess rather than lack and scarcity? Should we not differentiate between...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (3): 296–312.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Robert E. D'Souza The Kochi-Muziris Biennale, the most recent global art biennale, was launched in Kochi in the state of Kerala, India, in 2012. This essay considers the “biennale effect,” locating it within India's recent history of radical political modernization and in the context of the state's...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 303–314.
Published: 01 November 2019
... (2015 : xii) reminds us, the Third World was actually “everywhere in the consciousness of political activists” during the 1960s and served as the “new measure of political radicalism” (see also Christiansen and Scarlett 2013a : 1). While student protests during May ’68 were largely urban affairs...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (2): 188–202.
Published: 01 July 2013
... imperative. Music's essential building block, according to Deleuze and Guattari, is the nonmusical refrain. However, whereas Deleuze and Guattari diagnosed music's radical becoming as an expressive deterritorialization, Lyotard considered music as a political act by virtue of its nonexpressive...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 34–47.
Published: 01 March 2017
... political change is unlikely to occur. The article revisits Marcuse’s 1945 essay and his reading of the poetry of Charles Baudelaire and Paul Eluard. It begins by relating Marcuse’s interest in love poetry to the work of other critical theorists who see a radical role for aesthetics and the pursuit...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 348–369.
Published: 01 November 2017
... decolonization of that education might imply. It ends with a celebration of settler-colonial bankruptcy as a moral and political-economic opening for a radical way forward. Within the context of settler-colonial states like Canada or the United States (see Coulthard 2014 ; Dunbar-Ortiz 2015 ; Moreton...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... suggest a new alignment between radical politics and aesthetics of the sublime via the Communist Party. Importantly, we find in the work of Jean-François Lyotard the point of intersection between communist pedagogy and sublime aesthetics. In closing, we read this aesthetic communist pedagogy through...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
... in Cuban cultural theory and practices in the national, popular, and expressive arts domains. This process strikingly sustains the revolution's goals to bring about an equal and unified national community, a radical anti-imperialist, internationalist political ethos, and a deeply rooted universal arts...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (3): 331–356.
Published: 01 November 2010
... for such exploration are suggested, specifically in relation to a radical conception of democracy. © BERG 2010 PRINTED IN THE UK 2010 cyber-libertarianism democracy discourse theory critical political economy spectacle Web 2.0 Time magazine announced its 2006 “Person of the Year” as “You...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 330–350.
Published: 01 November 2022
... seemingly abrupt adoption of three species of agitational practice: Alinsky-styled radicalism, identity politics, and accelerationism. It concludes by discussing the implications of this shift, in terms of what it means both for the future of conservative discourse and for leftist groups who must now take...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Gary Hall This article begins by analyzing critically the usefulness of the recent political philosophy of Chantal Mouffe for reconceptualizing ideas of peace and conflict. It takes as its focus for doing so the situation of the Middle East. It proceeds to show how Mouffe’s radical democratic...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 150–155.
Published: 01 July 2017
... dependency. Physical torture aims to arouse intense fear. Psychological torture is the torture of the future, not only because it is “no marks” torture but also because its aim is different from physical torture and more radical. The victim is not simply reduced to impotence, helplessness, but to a state...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (1): 105–119.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of differentiating between feminist and antifeminist themes amid the implosive forces of a virtualized significatory and political economy. To map what a feminist-Baudrillardian approach to postfeminist media images might look like, this essay engages with current feminist theorizing about the postfeminist condition...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 July 2010
... of traits, leaving man himself lacking. Prometheus then stole the gift of arts/craft (tekhne) and fire from the gods to give to man. The strength of Stiegler's account lies perhaps in the way in which it opens up a radically different means of accounting, both philosophically and politically...