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Public Culture (1 May 2012) 24 (2 (67)): 357–384.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Cotten Seiler How will the car affect China, that once “immobile empire”? US media accounts put tremendous faith in automobility as a maker of liberal political subjects as China undergoes its postsocialist transformation. But is the type of freedom offered by automobilized modernity necessarily...
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Public Culture (1 January 1991) 4 (1): 89–108.
Published: 01 January 1991
... CultllIe 89 Vol. 4, No. 1: Fall 1991 moral values that meet the demand of modem society.”l In short, it is high time that men of letters in China gave up literary innovation and cultural criticism and once again committed themselves to a positive, if not leading, role in a...
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Public Culture (1 May 2000) 12 (2): 411–422.
Published: 01 May 2000
... (1995). His most recent book is Dismal Science: Photo Works, 1972–1976 (1999). Freeway to China (Version 2, for Liverpool) Allan Sekula Today the relationship between the sea and the land is increasingly the...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 145–171.
Published: 01 January 2019
... China’s political order, its modes of legitimation, and its mechanisms of power. During the Mao era, confessions were intended as a form of self-transformation and redemption in the pursuit of constructing a new political subjectivity and utopian society. In the Xi era, the drama of confession is intended...
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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 311–334.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Li Zhang © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Li Zhang is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of California at Davis. She is the author of Strangers in the City:Reconfigurations of Space, Power, and Social Networks within China's Floating Population (2001...
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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 341–348.
Published: 01 May 2002
... transborder space. Fanon, Frantz. 1967 . Black skin, white masks . New York: Grove. Foucault, Michel. 1977 . Discipline and punish: The birth of the prison . New York: Vintage. Pun Ngai. 2000 . Opening a minor genre of resistance in reform China: Scream, dream, and transgression in a...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 93–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., Shadowplay,Bricolage: Laborer's Love and the Question of Early Chinese Cinema” (in Yingjin Zhang, ed., Cinema and Urban Culture in China,1922–1943 [1999]). Her current project is a cultural history of early film experience in China. Mediating Time: The “Rice...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 161–175.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Berry, ed. Perspectives on Chinese Cinema. London: BFI Publishing, 194 -196. Berry , Chris . 1991b . “Market Forces: China's ‘Fifth Generation’ Faces the Bottom Line.” In Chris Berry, ed. Perspectives on Chinese Cinema. London: BFI Publishing, 114 -124. Bourdieu , Pierre . 1977...
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Public Culture (1 January 1999) 11 (1): 75–107.
Published: 01 January 1999
...Leo Ou-fan Lee Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Shanghai Modern: Reflections on Urban Culture in China in the 1930s Leo Ou-fan Lee B y 1930, Shanghai had become a...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 141–173.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examine what Chinese maps of China can tell us about the Chinese people's hopes and fears, not only in the past or present, but for the future. This essay has two general aims: to demonstrate how China's current national maps have emerged through the creative tension of unbounded imperial domain and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 465–485.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Philipp Scholz Rittermann; Carol McCusker In 2009 and 2010, photographer Philipp Scholz Rittermann followed China’s thousand-mile-long Grand Canal. His images reveal the layers of contemporary China’s socioeconomic strata and the collision of antiquity with modernity in urban, industrial, and rural...
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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 335–340.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Mathieu Borysevicz; Mindy Gross © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Mathieu Borysevicz lived in China for five years as an artist,critic, curator, and filmmaker. His work has been shown in China, the United States, and Europe. His writings have appeared in Chinese Art at the End of...
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Public Culture (1 September 2009) 21 (3): 551–576.
Published: 01 September 2009
... ways in which the “routines and rituals” of state articulate in practice with both a spatial and a nationalist politics of the people. This is not a politics of rebellion or resistance; rather, it advances a compliant civilizational nationalism with deep roots in China's revolutionary twentieth century...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 261–285.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Melissa Tandiwe Myambo South Africa, China, India, and other industrializing countries are receiving increasing numbers of frontier heritage migrants—those who were raised in “First World” countries like the United States and who are now moving to their ancestral ethnic homelands. The primary aim...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 43–46.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Mehla This collection of images documents aspects of a Tibetan nomadic family's everyday life. The photographs capture members of the photographer's family in their summer pastures, near Rega Village, Sichuan Province, People's Republic of China. Copyright 2009 by Mehla/Imaging Tibet 2009...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 369–397.
Published: 01 May 2010
...James Tweedie Using contemporary Chinese and Hong Kong cinema, the large body of writing on media emanating from Koolhaas and his atelier, and the headquarters for China Central Television as its primary touchstones, this essay examines the relationship between the current media environment in East...
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Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Miriam Driessen As urban regions change in contemporary China, rural regions change no less dramatically. This essay sheds light on the discursive context in which rural transformations occur, by introducing the concept of “rural voids.” Rural voids are spaces that are not only plagued by...
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Public Culture (1 September 2017) 29 (3 (83)): 433–455.
Published: 01 September 2017
... that may instead create a queered version of the normative legal subject, one who fits uneasily with existing legal categories and whose rights-bearing status cannot, therefore, be assumed. China-Taiwan marriage heterosexuality intimacy law transgender marriage This article examines the...
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 1 The terraces used to reach the mountaintops. At present, they only cover the lower valleys. Above the terraces, residents have planted China firs. Most of the higher parts have been taken over by nature. Whereas Qinghe’s residents detest this view, urbanites — both Chinese and Western More
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Public Culture (1 September 1995) 7 (3): 686–689.
Published: 01 September 1995
... The Council has already made an amendment to this effect under a proviso to section 49( 1) of the Advocates Acts, 196 1. (From India Abroad, 17 September 1993. Submitted by Rackesh H. Solomon.) China Says Plush Prisons Have Karaoke Bars...