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Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 219–238.
Published: 01 July 2011
...-production, and especially his account of what it names “a people of seers.” © BERG 2011 PRINTED IN THE UK 2011 Deleuze cinema politics people sight What are the politics of Gilles Deleuze's study of cinematic modernity? In film studies, the discipline that formally assumes cinema as its object...
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Published: 01 March 2010
being seen a windmill can neither hide nor lie windmill turbines are frowned upon because they can be seen and heard there is no energy more withheld from sight than the atom of nuclear power with wind energy fuel returns from its stint in the fiery underworld being seen a windmill can neither More
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 March 2010
...being seen a windmill can neither hide nor lie windmill turbines are frowned upon because they can be seen and heard there is no energy more withheld from sight than the atom of nuclear power with wind energy fuel returns from its stint in the fiery underworld being seen a windmill can neither...
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 1 Rhunhattan Tearoom , September 2015, installation with acrylic painting and decal collage on ceramics, ink on paper, scent. Dimensions variable. This was a sensory feast of sight and smell referencing seventeenth-century spice wars. Botanical, cartographic, and archival imagery More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 293–295.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of “liquid modernity” highlights the tentativeness and provisionality of his analyses. Bauman quested for the elusive grail of the postmodern, catching glimpses of it, offering provisional reports of his sightings and some tentative proposals of how we should respond to the novelties of our age (1992...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 284–287.
Published: 01 November 2017
... humanity in a kind of profane objective culture will quickly strip us of our ability to think ethically, politically, and critically. When we lose sight of our shared humanity and no longer care for the weak, the miserable, and the homeless, because we have vanished into the kind of bureaucratic calculus...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 November 2017
... negotiation that goes on despite the otherness and difference of those engaged in, and by, the negotiation” (7). Well, in the dark times that we are experiencing now, in times that seem intent on the destruction of the “European life” as set out here, in memory and in hope, let us not lose sight of this...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 155–160.
Published: 01 July 2008
... concealed that many visitors to our village have gone away from the neighborhood without ever having suspected its existence, although the sight and sound of perhaps fifty planes in the air at one time must have convinced them that some such concentration of force could not be far distant. Warner, The...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 233–242.
Published: 01 July 2005
... from sight of land or other boats, they submerged; their whereabouts from then on known to very few. The families of submariners only find out when the men will return by reading the daily shipping movements in the local newspaper. This is how I tracked them; my days for a period of six months were...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 259–264.
Published: 01 July 2007
... conceives of human beings as embedded in historically grown environments and suspended in existing and changing webs of significance. From this perspective, it would be short-sighted to test political choices, structures, and behavior with regard to the universal applicability of values. As political...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... completely inverted once we look at the writers of the chapters, testifying to the capacity of fashion studies to battle male predominance in academia. While Thinking through Fashion may, at first sight, suggest a problematic subject-centered idea of theory, it represents a very useful tool to teach and...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Figure 1 Rhunhattan Tearoom , September 2015, installation with acrylic painting and decal collage on ceramics, ink on paper, scent. Dimensions variable. This was a sensory feast of sight and smell referencing seventeenth-century spice wars. Botanical, cartographic, and archival imagery...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 384–390.
Published: 01 November 2015
... surrealism of light architectures. 7 On November 22, 1943, when “the Royal Air Force began an air offensive against Berlin,” the armaments minister, perched on a Berlin flak tower, witnessed the “unforgettable sight” of the destruction of the city he had partly rebuilt himself: I had to remind myself of...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 95–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of global exchange. Without ever losing sight of her global project, Fernandes manages to tease out the localized details of everyday existence, explaining how hip-hop is situated within an array of activities and practices at the global/local nexus. Close to the Edge zeroes in on several key...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 365–378.
Published: 01 November 2005
... amusingly unwitting but commonplace sights in everyday life is that of an energetic person walking in the street, seemingly in mystical possession, who seems to be talking to himself or herself, but who in reality is performing a task that in an earlier age would have riveted the person to a wired telephone...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 234–245.
Published: 01 July 2015
... “losing sight of the enemy” ( Virilio 2005 : 78) or by summoning sight of the enemy on command. His powerful analytic capacities detect hostility and threat in a subject even before the subject has made a move. RoboCop/Murphy’s vision is thus effective remotely and in proximity. His capacity to strike the...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 63–77.
Published: 01 March 2018
... mimetically at the line of constructed sight in emplacement? Such carefully constructed places work as enclosures only if those who dwell there cannot see beyond them. They live every day in constructed landscapes with controlled horizons. Whether this means total, willed isolation or a less direct and more...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 127–132.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... While Graham's own contribution sketches a series of seven vignettes exemplifying interconnections between war and modern urbanism, the second chapter details one key way in which we might consider cities – rather than national armies – as sites/sights of warfare. Conceptualizing the “city-as-target...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 213–224.
Published: 01 July 2006
... communicate to fellow gamers in The Cave™ about the outside world of which The Cave™ is just a shadow. Or try to. Plato: “And if the cave-dwellers had established, down there in the cave, certain prizes and distinctions for those who were most keen-sighted in seeing the passing shadows, and who were best able...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... devaluation of life ( BBC News 2013 ). Indeed, Italian authorities were criticized for not responding quickly enough to a boat in distress within sight of Lampedusa, the tragic result being the drowning of over 350 people ( BBC News 2013 ; de Haas 2013) . On both Malta and Lampedusa islanders have argued...