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positions (2015) 23 (4): 729–742.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... In passing, he remarked that “extermination passed over this land.” Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 North Korea air war apocalypse napalm Coréennes Chris Marker Violet Ashes: A Tribute to Chris Marker Bruce Cumings Why do they hate us? Americans began...
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positions (2001) 9 (2): 467–493.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., and an unproblematic homogeneous Japanese people (minzoku) ruled byapatriarchalelitethatheldswayinJapanesetextbooksandpostwarJapan- ese history, the film offers a vision of cultural dissonance, spiritual loss, and environmental apocalypse in which humans...
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positions (2014) 22 (2): 429–460.
Published: 01 May 2014
...) and its adaptations, to ani- mations such as Space Battleship Yamato (Uchû senkan Yamato, 1974 – 75) and Akira (1988) — William Tsutsui has claimed that “there can be little doubt that, in the years since World War II, fictional apocalypse has...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 February 1993
... perpetuate itself: that is the catas- trophe, the “secret violence”- which also means that all apocalypses are now, to use Tadeusz Konwicki’s thoughtful phrase, minor apocalypses. The violence of Leung’s poetry, then, is keyed...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 165–188.
Published: 01 February 2008
... of radioactive mutants and mouthless cartoon characters, gleeful anime apocalypses: all have been produced in place of what might be imagined as the proper work of mourning that Kat espouses. Murakami defiantly celebrates this profusely perverse...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 423–464.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., and notions of Chris- tian apocalypse.36 Building on these popular narratives and images, Aum Iida Japanese Identity and the Crisis of Modernity in the 1990s 439 published comic books of its own, recounting, for example, how Asahara Shoko...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 869–904.
Published: 01 November 2020
... with fantasies of apocalypse. Similarly, Schneider- Mayerson (2017) begins his consideration of Singapore in the Anthropocene with an indictment of this audiovisual presentation in which Singapore s technonature [is] a response to and salva- tion from its own dystopian forecasts (167). Undermining the very...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 131–156.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Thomas Lamarre Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Born of Trauma: Akira and Capitalist Modes of Destruction Thomas Lamarre Images of atomic destruction and nuclear apocalypse abound in popular culture, familiar mushroom clouds...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 637–649.
Published: 01 August 2001
... that fits with this stage of capitalism, though it cannot be reduced to it. Empire speaks in a prophetic tongue. Indeed, it is written in the manner of a progressive, monotheistic bible. Part Star Wars–inspired apocalypse...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
... but proceed directly to eternal life when the world ended. In the year 2000, many of the believers did no agricultural work and kept their shops shut for months as they waited for the apocalypse. Mr. Zeng admitted that the dates hitherto predicted...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 121–139.
Published: 01 February 2021
... as much as sworn enemies struggling to control their car- nal desires amid their spiritual aspirations and worldly doubts. Candido s Apocalypse, written some twenty- five years later, takes up a similar thread, this time set in the new suburban developments near Manila where the father is a company man...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 687–710.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of violation, hurling itself into the vortex, according to Kevin Power, of “heavy metal, of satanic cults and gothic rock, of Mestizajes and fanzine adverts, of consumer apocalypse and third-world advertising, of re- ligious kitsch and medieval...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 307–334.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., National State and the Politics of Money, ed. Werner Bonefeld and John Holloway (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1995), 167.   5. George Caffentzis, “The Work/Energy Crisis and the Apocalypse,” in Midnight Oil: Work, Energy, War, 1973...
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 February 2018
... . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Pan David . 2001 . Primitive Renaissance: Rethinking German Expressionism . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press . Rabinbach Anson . 1997 . In the Shadow of Catastrophe: German Intellectuals between Apocalypse and Enlightenment...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 671–706.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., Like Bishops, lawyers, peers, or spies. Last came Anarchy: he rode On a white horse, splashed with blood; He was pale even to the lips, Like Death in the Apocalypse. And he wore a kingly crown...
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positions (1996) 4 (2): 381–414.
Published: 01 May 1996
...- she, 1993), was issued in ten thousand copies at first printing; Tongchuan yimeng: Disanci Lihun langchao qishilu [Same bed, different dreams: The apocalypse of the third wave of divorce], by Zhou Yukai and Li Jie (Chengdu: Sichuan Renmin Chubanshe...
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positions (1996) 4 (3): 519–567.
Published: 01 August 1996
... the Maths Tests Times (London), 30 March 1993,7;B. Appleyard, “The Chattering Classes’ Guide to the Apocalypse,” Independent (London), 26 March 1993,23. I21 Lee Smith, “Fear and Loathing of Japan,” Fortune, 26 February 1990,50-60; Ismael Reed...