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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 343–371.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ciraj Rassool This essay is a study of how fixities of race and tribe were made out of multiple colonialisms and apartheid in South Africa, notwithstanding social fluidity and hybridity. It also examines how modes of racial and ethnic governance were contested, especially through the politics of...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 643.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Housing Scheme, Cape Town, South Africa, 1999 Like many housing developments in Cape Town, Southern Delft is situated on the city outskirts, at a...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 185–208.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Thomas Blom Hansen © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Desai, Ashwin. 1996 . Arise ye coolies: Apartheid and the Indian, 1960–1995 . Johannesburg: Impact Africa. Dugard, Jackie. 2001 . Drive on? Taxi wars in South Africa. In Crime wave: The South African underworld and its foes...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Achille Mbembe Duke University Press 2008 doxa at large Passages to Freedom: The Politics of Racial Reconciliation in South Africa Achille Mbembe...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 275–284.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... www.childjustice.org.za/submissions/2008Submissions/CSIR.pdf . Johnson, Anthony. 2005 . Challenges abound in SA youth. Cape Times , June 23 . Leoschut, Lezanne, and Patrick Burton. 2006 . How rich the rewards? Results of the 2005 National Youth Victimisation Study. Monograph 1 . Cape Town, South Africa...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 299–319.
Published: 01 May 2011
... with the colonial power. This article also emphasizes the South African location of Gandhi's book; his campaign in the Transvaal and its unique conditions were crucial to the formation of the ideas put forward in it, and the unification of South Africa in 1910 was a key reference point for his...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 315–335.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... Nationalism As Such: Violence during South Africa’s Political Transition Ivor Chipkin T he study of Africa has been prejudiced by omissions. Most glaring is the fail- Ture to treat the question of nationalism. The...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 199–231.
Published: 01 May 2008
... South Africa’s Age of AIDS Rosalind C. Morris The year was 2000. A group of black youths about sixteen years of age, most of them self-professed Christians, answered my question about how they saw the AIDS epidemic in their community, a mining...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 285–297.
Published: 01 May 2011
... newspaper he edited in South Africa, where he spent twenty-one years. This article asks what it means to reinstate this South African reader in Gandhi's seminal text. What implications would this diasporic reader have for Gandhi's thinking and ideas of Indian nationalism more generally? What might this...
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Public Culture (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 (2011) 23 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
... debates in the United States, the United Kingdom, and regions across the Southern Hemisphere (South America, Australia, New Zealand, the Indian subcontinent, and South Africa). From its inception, postcolonial studies has been interpreted in extremely diverse ways; over time, it has spawned robust waves...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Gandhi was an early and influential advocate of the technologies of control, including compulsory fingerprinting for Indians in South Africa, that he would later resist very energetically. The essay suggests that Gandhi's disavowel of the goals and principles of western modernity was an unacknowledged...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 259–284.
Published: 01 January 2000
... specific territorial mythologies. This was notably the case in the settler colonies, where the erection of internal boundaries reached tragic proportions. In the case of South Africa, for example, the massive population shifts that took place throughout...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 499–517.
Published: 01 September 2016
... recent history of the psy sciences in Africa points to a more complex story. 3 Delineating the “field” is far from straightforward, but let me be clear that the subject of this essay is not psychoanalysis, which for the most part (outside pockets of South African society) has had little impact, as...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 130–135.
Published: 01 January 1989
...- turies" (Blaxland Catalogue). Culture here is swallowed as bare bones, in the public stores of Myers and in South Yarra - not far away you can dine on the culture of your choice, gastro-ethno-centrism. Who is looking at these floating pieces of Africa, set upon squared imitation Greek...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh This article draws on research with and about refugees from across the Middle East and North Africa and examines the current Syrian refugee crisis through the tropes of visibility and invisibility. Adopting a deconstructive framework, it purposefully centralizes what has...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 139–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
... engenders, and the conceptions of self that it embodies. 2016 decisions forced migration Somalia South Africa 4 For a history of Somali settlement in Eastleigh, see Carrier and Lochery 2013 . 5 For an ethnography on youth in Addis Ababa, which includes an interesting discussion of...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 119–141.
Published: 01 January 2008
..., South Africa has a prominent place. Before 1994, the apartheid system was a global sign of the brutalization and degradation that accrued from a toxic politics of racialized dif- ference and exclusion. After 1994, South Africa’s symbolic positioning shifted as the world hailed the “miracle” of...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 95–105.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 PHOTO ESSAYS Hope Reclaimed: South African Elections May I994 Refuge Refused: Haitians, Borders and Democracy The Sun shall never set on so glorious a h um...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (1): 39–64.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Timothy Brennan PC 13.1-04 Brennan 2/5/01 10:27 AM Page 39 The Cuts of Language: The East/West of North/South Timothy Brennan The oddity of the locution East...