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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 2 and 3 Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory nature of the consumer dream as wage protestors dangle from the signage at a large provincial shopping mall. Figures 2 and 3. Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 2 and 3 Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory nature of the consumer dream as wage protestors dangle from the signage at a large provincial shopping mall. Figures 2 and 3. Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 4 and 5 Screenshots from suicide shows. Impossibly perilous lookouts. Figures 4 and 5. Screenshots from suicide shows. Impossibly perilous lookouts. More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 4 and 5 Screenshots from suicide shows. Impossibly perilous lookouts. Figures 4 and 5. Screenshots from suicide shows. Impossibly perilous lookouts. More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figure 8 Screenshot from a suicide show. Bare life on the rooftop. Figure 8. Screenshot from a suicide show. Bare life on the rooftop. More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 9 and 10 Screenshots from a suicide show. The poignant power of the gesture plays out before an impassive audience. Figures 9 and 10. Screenshots from a suicide show. The poignant power of the gesture plays out before an impassive audience. More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 9 and 10 Screenshots from a suicide show. The poignant power of the gesture plays out before an impassive audience. Figures 9 and 10. Screenshots from a suicide show. The poignant power of the gesture plays out before an impassive audience. More
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (2): 147–170.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Figures 2 and 3 Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory nature of the consumer dream as wage protestors dangle from the signage at a large provincial shopping mall. Figures 2 and 3. Screenshots from a suicide show. Front and back views expose the illusory...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 183–200.
Published: 01 July 2008
... suicide?” and “the collapse of what?” appear unmistakably straightforward. Nineteen Islamic suicide bombers turned their deaths into weapons, causing the collapse of the World Trade Center. However, taking a broader perspective, it is much less clear who committed suicide and what collapsed on September...
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 6 and 7 From Xing Danwen, Urban Fiction (2004–). Devil in the detail: a tiny suicidal figure unsettles the high-spec cityscape. Figures 6 and 7. From Xing Danwen, Urban Fiction (2004–). Devil in the detail: a tiny suicidal figure unsettles the high-spec cityscape. More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Figures 6 and 7 From Xing Danwen, Urban Fiction (2004–). Devil in the detail: a tiny suicidal figure unsettles the high-spec cityscape. Figures 6 and 7. From Xing Danwen, Urban Fiction (2004–). Devil in the detail: a tiny suicidal figure unsettles the high-spec cityscape. More
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 66–82.
Published: 01 March 2016
... because it is simultaneously inside and outside the profane world of things. The luxuriousness of this class, which is represented in Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) by the figure of Jordan Belfort, who lives on the borderline of excess and suicide, is also symbolic of the decadence...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (1): 95–122.
Published: 01 March 2007
... to stand still. As the Red Queen said, “it's necessary to run faster even to stay in the one place.” Another surrogate measure of societal change is the rate of suicide if we accept Durkheim's (1897) assertion that “anomic” suicide is caused by sudden changes in the social position of an individual...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 412–416.
Published: 01 November 2015
... independence (96). In the colonial context, Fanon, as Gana reads him, contends that “the compulsive reenactment of aggression must bleed into a compulsory act of revolt against colonization” (100, italics in original). In other words, “the melancholic no longer harbors autodestructive or suicidal intents...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 225–244.
Published: 01 July 2006
... wars. How is any of this different from the suicide bombers who attacked London recently, except those suicide bombers kill fewer, and less generally? And if there really is a war with Al Quaeda, why was it morally wrong for it to attack New York City in the US on September 11th in 2001, Madrid...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 339–352.
Published: 01 November 2005
... the coast of Sumatra represent a global accident by anyone's definition. In fact, the individualist nature of mass terrorism undermines the political form of war, which is official in nature, has limits and, more especially, has actual war aims . With the levy en masse of suicide bombers...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (3): 299–318.
Published: 01 November 2006
... that people top themselves: Suicide by race, by color, by occupation, by sex, by seasons of the year, by time of day. Suicide, how committed: by poisons, by firearms, by drowning, by leaps. Suicide by poison, subdivided by types of poison, such as corrosive, irritant, systemic, gaseous, narcotic, alkaloid...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (1): 70–91.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... 15. The opening montage closely resembles that of Godard’s Histoire(s) du cinéma (1998) and is reminiscent of Roberto Rossellini’s Germania anno zero ( Germany Year Zero ) (1948), a film that Godard has often alluded to. 16. Camus’s comment on suicide—“Il n’y a qu’un problème philosophique...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., the “Suicide Motel Girls.” The spectators, perplexed, dance nonetheless. From time to time, they sing along, but mostly they hum. A ceremony of anomic city-dwellers, mentally rambling under the influence of psychotropic drugs or behind their video cameras. The next day around noon, in front of a few friends...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 145–161.
Published: 01 July 2015
... process, he notes, is “that strange behaviour where a living being, in quasi-suicidal fashion, ‘itself’ works to destroy its own protection, to immunize itself against its own immunity” ( Derrida 2003a : 94). 11 An engagement with the political and cultural sphere—intricately connected to biological...