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Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 27–62.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in the transnational circuitry. At stake are the agons, polemos (Greek terms of reference), or luti-jahel-darvish , “Karbala paradigm,” and jumhuri-ye moral struggles (Persian terms of reference) in Iran and the West over creating and protecting robust public spheres and civil societies. Four...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Nilüfer Göle This article focuses on the ways in which the European aesthetic realm becomes a battleground of intercultural and intercivilizational conflicts as well as a domain of borrowings and mixings between “native” and “Islamic” values, thereby creating a transnational public sphere. Through...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2006
... of multitude or modes of enhanced self-organized civil society coordination that can either work around governments and bureaucracies or can create public spheres from which to address and pressure government. 1 © BERG 2006 PRINTED IN THE UK 2006 My challenge as an anthropologist – to...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... form of presence reveals the usually invisible boundaries of the public sphere and, in doing so, renegotiates the dynamics of power that have structured articulations of dissent. These issues are explored through an analysis of the masks worn by the Zapatistas, the Black Bloc, carnivalesque protesters...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 177–193.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and perseverance. At a time when the postrevolutionary public sphere is saturated with heated debates around Tunisian national identity, propelled by fantasies of purity and virile filiation, Bouzid’s bastard characters serve, the author argues, not only to warp and reclaim the political playing field...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 July 2010
... the context of his work at the Pompidou Centre's Institut de Recherche et d'Innovation of which he is the founding director, and with Ars Industrialis, the association he co-founded to promote a renewed public sphere engagement with key questions of contemporary technocultural becoming. A review of...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 93–110.
Published: 01 March 2010
... to remain watchful of the tensions between these practices of celebrity and the liberal ideal of a relatively equal and unfettered means of conveying political arguments. Discussing his notion of “the public sphere,” Habermas concedes the necessary form of one-step-removed “representative publicness...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 March 2007
... respect to reading and viewing publics. Newspapers have been considered the ideal-typical form for the reader/citizen of a democratic public sphere. Political scientists continue to rehash the debate over the media malaise thesis ( Nadeau and Glasson 2005 ), but Bourdieu argues convincingly that...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 339–358.
Published: 01 November 2006
... concepts as freedom. What is absent is a sense of how, for example, the public sphere has come to be described and imagined through market language, logic, and dreams. How the stultifying drudgery and authoritarianism of business culture was made into the essence of freedom and even sexiness through...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
... “national interest” was variously represented. The national interest was represented largely as the need to ensure future power supply to the country’s largest city and in this sense is part of public policy. The public policy, however, relates primarily to the “private” sphere: the needs of business and...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... carrying out detention in places between states. These geographic shifts of border enforcement are tied to the securitization of migration and require a degree of complicity with violence in peripheral zones. The shifting of resources offshore serves, in part, to call public attention away from other sites...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2019
... devices and systems) that are occluded by the tendency to focus on the gloss of super-rich lifestyles; to draw attention to the long-term and newly emerging tensions within and between categories of wealth and of elites, and spheres of political, economic, and cultural activity; and to contribute to an...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 179–198.
Published: 01 July 2009
... explore the phantasmatic kernel of the war on terror. The article also considers how the global image sphere has become the site for a conflict between competing fantasies, and aims to show how certain examples of countermimesis might be used to break the hold of the fantasies that currently coordinate...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 307–326.
Published: 01 November 2007
... points of the interview are Sloterdijk’s core cultural conception of Nietzschean-inﬂected thought and his own Sphere Theory, his ideas on immunization, notions of ecology, “anthropotechnics,” and the question of Being. As these central themes of Sloterdijk’s current work and the title of this interview...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 March 2015
... complexity: the bourgeois-democratic state—with its political party system, its legal and criminal justice system, its banks, its industries and service sectors, its civil society, its domestic culture, its educational institutions, its sport culture, its various spheres (aesthetic, erotic, religious, public...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 269–288.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Ryan Bishop; John Phillips In an attempt to rethink the boundaries that conventionally determine the Cold War period and its fiction, we examine theoretical, historical, and aesthetic spheres that both precede and exceed the Cold War years. We focus on works by H.G. Wells and Richard Powers in...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 339–354.
Published: 01 November 2016
... profit; posthumanism that recognizes universal entanglements; attention to the role technology plays in all spheres of inquiry; and, increasingly, sensors that produce a surplus of sensibility. This article argues that open-endedness, or possibility, has to be coupled with a palliative care brought to...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 337–356.
Published: 01 November 2013
...) calls “public feelings,” where more and more people claim the authority to speak to, and in, the mediated public sphere from a place of grief and trauma (see also Berlant 1997 ; Warner 2002 ). 8 Like other suffering subjects visible in the mediated public sphere, roadside memorial builders speak to...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 202–226.
Published: 01 July 2017
... values in powerful depictions of the public sphere. Nevertheless, as the Nanoe Biroe case shows, these assemblages are not solely the property of the dominant. They can also be harnessed to motivate an agile spatial politics that abrade the dominant. Mobile messaging, pop idols’ merchandise, and...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 65–84.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of the verdict announcement in the trial of Michael Jackson. The nature of “news” has been transformed by new media technology, the erosion of the division between public and private, and the growth of a celebrity culture. during the last two decades the volume of information in circulation, and the...