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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 March 2010
being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 303–305.
Published: 01 November 2017
... early 1950s. More recently, as a distinguished academic elder statesman, he provided us with equivalent intellectual guidance well into the twenty-first century. He established himself as a discerning moral meteorologist who had a good sense of which way the wind was blowing. Bauman was a born...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 November 2010
... regiment” took advantage of favorable winds to launch the first large-scale atmoterrorist attack, using chlorine gas as a weapon of indiscriminate mass-extermination. For the first time, it wasn't so much the enemy as its ecologically dependent vital functions that were targeted – and at the same time...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 85–92.
Published: 01 March 2010
... talismanic, sacrificial force; this horrible sense that, unchecked, the entire affair of for-profit culture could wind up like Carrie's classmates on prom night, where everyone suffers for our wretched miss handling of the simple human impulse of hope. And the artist – or maybe their rejected artwork will...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 48–57.
Published: 01 March 2017
... figures who constantly escape either the frame of the screen or the frame of the architecture, while a voice-over narration winds back and forth between the histories and myths surrounding the two buildings—became clear to me as soon as I realized that the Dar ul-Aman Palace in Kabul and the Museum...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 250–258.
Published: 01 July 2017
... cathedrals, offer bursts of solitary recess among their grand colonnades. Corridors wind and tunnel through others, infuse past into present, only to veer off again, channeling excess into stabilizing plains. Entwined among the swirling ramps and colonnades of this particular interchange, a motel and a...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 100–122.
Published: 01 March 2008
... be that of forests, brooks, rocks, mist, meadows and winds” (2006: 73). Some justification for this reading might seem to lie in the two-part nature of each section of “Aus der Erfahrung.” The transition each time from natural events to the act of thought might be read as a kind of romantic...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 March 2005
... reception, then, are sometimes more important to grasp than the cogency of the doctrine itself. In the 1950s and 1960s, there was no shortage of reasons or opportunities for Westerners to imagine the Wind from the East as a dynamic force that would help sweep away the structural rot of capitalist societies...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 November 2008
... the Orwellian paradoxes almost indefinitely. As I pointed out earlier in the case of Robert Blum, they are inversions of irony, irony without the acumen or perhaps the conviction of a transcendental principle of reason that defines it as such. Orwell was meditating on the winding ways by which the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., Mel Jordan, and Dave Beech — the artists who constitute Freee Art Collective — struggle to hold an orange-red banner upright against the wind. In blue letters, the banner states: “PROTEST DRIVES HISTORY.” Behind them is the backdrop of the quarry: a bleak situation, like a force of history ( fig. 1...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 March 2011
... is surrender ourselves to the winds of the present, to the lively fertilizing winds of the new. They will carry us off to a world of energy and happiness where beauty and goodness, understanding and dreams, will go hand in hand” (208). “Istanbul itself waits impatiently for a new age that will create...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 70–91.
Published: 01 March 2014
... history and the “bleed[ing]” present: “Winds will recite our beginning and our end / though our present bleeds / and our days are buried in the ashes of legend” ( Darwish 2000 [1992] ; Notre musique , 2004 ). The reference to conflicting claims on “the same land” clearly connects a number of...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 98–117.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., we see and hear leaves fluttering to the ground, tree branches zigzagging across one another, birds zipping from one branch to another, clouds drifting, wind gusting, crickets chirping, patterns, rhythms, tonalities, reverberations, mists, glows, glimmers, sparkles that we are nowise manipulating or...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 163–183.
Published: 01 July 2015
... his work is not reportage. Rather, Mosse is an artist whose work highlights the limitations of photojournalism, photography, and aesthetics/ethics debates. Shades of fuchsia and bubblegum pink dominate Mosse’s immense landscape scenes of lush foliage, waterfalls, winding rivers, and cultivated valleys...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
... travelogue ends in a rhetorical affirmation that embraces some version of an absolute sublime , a degree zero of signs, a traveling from language and fixed belief into ego dispossession, death, counterconversion into emptiness, and a kind of solitary triumph trumpeted to the empty sky and desert winds: “Why...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 375–390.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., detonated in the right place and with the prevailing winds doing what they should, would generate sufficient fallout to make Britain virtually uninhabited and, soon afterward, entirely uninhabitable ( Hennessy 2003: 121 ). To suggest that Britain’s smaller size made aspects of nuclear anxiety more intense...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 404–414.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Oglethorpe Crypt contains microfilm of over eight hundred works of literature, including the Bible, the Koran, and Homer’s Iliad , alongside audio recordings of Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Benito Mussolini, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as an original copy of the script for Gone with the Wind...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 November 2012
...—cigarette pausing in erect exclamation—we're back with the early Pink Floyd. After all, Syd Barrett had the Great God Pan in mind when he titled his LP The Piper at the Gates of Dawn — “But that's from the The Wind in the Willows ,” I protested. “Portly the Otter.”… Canines bared, eyebrows...