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Published: 01 November 2007
Carrie Moyer, “Our Own Desires Will Build the Revolution,” 2004. Acrylic, glitter on canvas. 84 × 72 inches. Carrie Moyer, “Our Own Desires Will Build the Revolution,” 2004. Acrylic, glitter on canvas. 84 × 72 inches. More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
...). In the crack, as it were, a reimagination of the world is possible. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 revolution contemporary art modernism Standing in one of the largest slate quarries in England, at Bayston Hill in Shropshire, facing the dark water that fills its depths, Andy Hewitt, Mel Jordan...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 303–318.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Baudrillard was depicting what he and others thought was imminent, a successful – i.e. liberating for us all – cultural revolution. For a start, there is the issue of its agents. The agent, the prime mover, for a structural one, was, of course, supposed to be the proletariat. It was to revolutionize society...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Clive W. Kronenberg The triumphs and continuity of the Cuban revolution in large measure can be attributed to the close bond that exists between political and cultural practice on the island. Emblematic of Cuban politics, key aspects of Ernesto Che Guevara's revolutionary thought find expression in...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 207–231.
Published: 01 July 2012
...; it is also at odds with China's attempted/failed/ongoing revolution and trajectory since 1949. I offer an interdisciplinary analysis of area studies and other representations of China, especially in regard to Tiananmen and the Cultural Revolution. I then contrast this with current intellectual...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Andrew Ross In China, the legacy of Mao Zedong is selectively remembered; the “late Mao,” in particular is officially considered to have made a “mistake” in launching the Cultural Revolution. In the West, we remember the romantic impact of Mao’s ideas on the Cold War left and on the generation of...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
... lineage, of “utopian globalism” in the visual arts, traceable back to the time of the Russian Revolution and active, in mutating form, across the world in the period from 1917 up until the late capitalist 1990s. In a discussion linking artworks by Vladimir Tatlin, Pablo Picasso, and Joseph Beuys to the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 177–193.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Nouri Gana This article examines the cultural politics of bastardy in the films of Tunisian filmmaker Nouri Bouzid at a time when questions of national and cultural identity have come to the fore in Tunisia in the wake of the Revolution of Freedom and Dignity. Nouri Bouzid is the doyen of Tunisian...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... repeating images, born from the plantation and projecting forward to the Revolution, give shape to a relationship between politics, ethics, and aesthetics that is particular to Cuba and its history. © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Cuban civic art ethical consensus political dissensus race gender The...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 July 2011
... the French Revolution, secular forms of territorial power are grounded in an engagement between the spiritual and the temporal. In a second part, I show how ultimate ends influenced the emergence of secular forms of power. Although they lack tangible immediate effects and appear impracticable...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 March 2005
... local. We end by noting the relevance of the ideas of Guy Debord, with his focus on the construction of situations, the use of technology, media of communication and cultural forms to promote a revolution of everyday life. © BERG 2005 PRINTED IN THE UK 2005 It has been just over a decade since the...
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Published: 01 March 2017
Figure 6 The iconic photograph of “Tank Man” by Associated Press photographer Jeff Widener (as well as Charles Cole and Stuart Franklin) is recognizable worldwide as a courageous act of bravery and revolution. It appears here is self-censored form. Attributed to Weibo Figure 6. The iconic More
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Published: 01 March 2013
Figures 3 and 4   Portraits of late Communist Party leaders are still common decorations in the homes of many peasants. In spite of their sufferings during the Great Chinese Famine (1958–1961) and the Cultural Revolution, many elderly peasants consider the past a better time and complain about More
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Published: 01 March 2013
Figure 9   “Man will triumph over nature” was a motto of the Communist Party during the Cultural Revolution and, even today, still informs central-government planning. Zealous industrialization and megaprojects like the Three Gorges Dam have greatly affected the environment and destroyed or torn More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 265–268.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Sue Miller Music and Revolution: Cultural Change in Socialist Cuba , Moore Robin D. , Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 2006 , 367 pages, $24.95 / £15.95 , PB ISBN 0–520–24711–6 © BERG 2007 PRINTED IN THE UK 2007 In Music and Revolution Robin Moore...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 November 2009
... to examine the history of Russian art with a reduced emphasis on, or even beyond, the October Revolution? In Imagining the Unimaginable , the historian Aaron Cohen discusses the transformations in Russian art prior to that upheaval, zooming in on the years of World War I – a period he considers...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 134–138.
Published: 01 March 2015
... technological change brought about by the digital revolution. This is an urgent task, because perhaps nothing characterizes the present era more than its insatiable drive for accelerated technological innovation. Each new day brings technological advances that render obsolete existing technologies and force the...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 42–52.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Figures 3 and 4   Portraits of late Communist Party leaders are still common decorations in the homes of many peasants. In spite of their sufferings during the Great Chinese Famine (1958–1961) and the Cultural Revolution, many elderly peasants consider the past a better time and complain about...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 November 2006
... about “extra-economic” restructuring of the conditions for profitability. In the case of Iraq, neoliberalism (the conservative revolution against the welfare state) converges with the revolution in military affairs to yield a new hybrid – military neoliberalism. In the third chapter, they examine the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 200–206.
Published: 01 July 2010
... these films was possible due to timing: they were produced during the hiatus between the anti-Soviet hysteria that followed the October Revolution, and the beginning of the “Cold War” era – a brief moment when the goals of the American and Soviet propaganda machines coincided. What makes the films...