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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 441–466.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Eric Klinenberg; Melina Sherman Abstract In the United States, the COVID19 pandemic has proved to be especially destructive and divisive. One of the few things that has united Americans during the pandemic, however, is the experience of watching a new genre of viral videos—face mask face‐offs...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 289–300.
Published: 01 September 2023
... mortality quantification socioeconomics According to Public Health France, at the end of the first year of the pandemic in France, 5,921 nursing homes for the elderly (79.6 percent) had recorded at least one case of COVID-19. Some had to deal with an isolated case, others with veritable clusters...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 137–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Paula Kift Abstract In response to the COVID19 pandemic, governments around the world turned to contact‐tracing applications in an attempt to balance the reopening of the economy with keeping the virus at bay. But as this article demonstrates, contact‐tracing applications not only fail to protect...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Guobin Yang; Adetobi Moses Abstract From the very beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, ordinary people around the world have been documenting their experiences in diverse media forms, giving rise to a public culture of pandemic storytelling. This public culture, however, can be transitory. Personal...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 365–373.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Camila Pierobon Abstract This article reflects on the dangers related to the circulation and displacement of the urban poor in Brazil, which intensified during the COVID-19 pandemic. The author describes a moment when Black women with small children asked for permission from the leadership...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 161–191.
Published: 01 May 2021
... and anxieties under conditions of aerosolized ruination. This article sheds special light on links between gender binaries and filtered life. It traces how, prior to the COVID19 pandemic, scientists, marketers, and many others residing in urban China interacted with air filters in ways textured by the male...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 195–217.
Published: 01 May 2022
... . www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/06/15/many-whites-are-protesting-with-black-lives-matter-how-far-will-their-support-go/ . Clifton Derrick . 2020 . “ ‘Survivors See Parallels between HIV/AIDS Epidemic and COVID-19 Pandemic .” Triibe , June 10 . thetriibe.com/2020/06/survivors-see-parallels-between-hiv...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 301–317.
Published: 01 September 2023
... US presidential election I'll just have to save him. Because, after all, a person's a person, no matter how small. —Dr. Seuss, Horton Hears a Who! In the United States of America in 2020, a polarized polity fought the COVID-19 pandemic as more grist to its mill, with deadly effect...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 419–436.
Published: 01 September 2022
... are spatially and temporally unbounded from settlement locations, the team relied heavily on technology to engage with coresearchers (descendants) during 2020–21 due to two crises, the COVID-19 pandemic, and protests associated with the death of George Floyd. The highly contagious nature of COVID-19 introduced...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 279–288.
Published: 01 September 2023
... conditions that shaped the production and dissemination of mortality data in French nursing homes during the early period of the COVID-19 pandemic, Florence Jany-Catrice et al. show that despite the emergency mobilization of multiple agencies and actors, efforts to create reliable mortality statistics...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 129–133.
Published: 01 May 2021
... about tracking majorities. In “Not Tracking: The Antipolitics of Contact-Tracing Applications,” Paula Kift analyzes efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic via contact-tracing apps. These apps promise to interrupt transmission by alerting users if they have been in proximity to someone with a confirmed...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 43–48.
Published: 01 January 2023
... created in 2021, amid profound existential crises facing India including the COVID-19 pandemic, the ensuing flight of migrant laborers from urban centers, and farmers’ protest movements. Bhise elects to illustrate the pages of the preamble of the Constitution to reflect his interpretation...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 153–156.
Published: 01 May 2023
... and mutualism, have once again come to the fore during the COVID-19 pandemic. Her work suggests that there is also a kinship across time between the abolitionist and decolonizing modes of activism and relational infrastructures prevalent in the early to mid-twentieth centuries and what is needed today to combat...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2023
... students. Bhise radically revisits this illustrative treatment of the document by rendering pages of the constitution as a palimpsest. Images of farmers toiling and migrants on their long march back to their villages during the COVID-19 pandemic related lockdown in India are drawn over the words...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 289–303.
Published: 01 September 2021
... On—Especially during the Coronavirus Pandemic .” ProPublica , June 4 . www.propublica.org/article/tear-gas-is-way-more-dangerous-than-police-let-on-especially-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic . Treisman Rachel . 2021 . “ Cremation Limits Lifted in LA Due To ‘Backlog’ As COVID-19 Deaths Skyrocket...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 319–330.
Published: 01 September 2023
... distanced, unfamiliar, and surreal to the reader. If so, we should all reflect on our experience with the COVID-19 pandemic. Have not science and the state, yet again, been coproducing the surreal in society and allowing it to bite us surreptitiously? 1. An abridged version of the survey result...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 379–391.
Published: 01 September 2023
... to the nation-state. Critics—often represented by developed countries—say instead that data must flow; they see benefit sharing as a legal hurdle that will hamper scientific progress. The debate on bioinformation and benefit sharing comes at an unprecedented time. The COVID-19 pandemic showed once again how...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 393–403.
Published: 01 September 2023
... equity funds and insurance-linked security investments, such as catastrophe bonds (Collier and Cox 2021 ). Moreover, the COVID-19 pandemic has only further demonstrated that life and nonlife insurance products are interlinked in ways that had previously been left unaccounted for by the industry (Roitman...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 333–357.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Jessamyn , Seck Papa , and Tabaco Rea Jean . 2021 . “ Measuring the Shadow Pandemic: Violence against Women during COVID-19 .” UN Women. data.unwomen.org/sites/default/files/documents/Publications/Measuring-shadow-pandemic.pdf . Escobar Arturo . 2016 . “ Thinking-Feeling...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 277–285.
Published: 01 September 2021
... of 2020, the spread of COVID-19 shut down public life. Scientists knew the virus was highly contagious but were not yet sure if transmission was airborne or surface contact based. As late as April, the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was that masks made no difference...