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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 85–112.
Published: 01 January 2018
... questions about not just how we live after the horrors of political killings but also how we live with them. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 aesthetics assassination politics violence South Asia In March 2010, I traveled to the plains of West Bengal to meet with exiled...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Pallavi Govindnathan This essay defines the spread of acid attacks in South Asia and other regions, where disputes over land, inheritances, dowries, and declined marriage proposals often arouse greed and jealousy and lead to violence. Acid attacks are profoundly vicious crimes, the more so because...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 425–437.
Published: 01 May 1994
..." (Levinsohn 1991: 12). The extended family system as it exists in South Asia has not been completely transported to the United States. For instance, while a husband may have relatives here, a wife may not. This and the reasons given for calling...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 1997
...- gion, and nationality within South Asia, we have chosen to base ours on a South Asian collectivity that is now spread out across the globe. SAMAR attempts to foster debate and discussion within South Asian commu- nities and is aimed...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 41–61.
Published: 01 January 2021
... on “explicitly statist anti-colonial nationalism” and “monistic” understandings of sovereignty. This, he argues, “has produced a poverty of political imagination, and impedes our capacity to historicize and situate political thought and state practice in South Asia and other locations within and beyond...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 May 1989
... Subtitles," Salmagundi, no. 81, Winter 1989:42-50. Beny, Chris. 'Zhang Yimou: Film Maker with the Golden Touch," China Reconstructs, 37.5 (May 1988):13-17. Blurton, T. Richard. "Tradition and Modernism: Contemporary Indian Religious Prints South Asia Reseach 8, 1, May 1988: 47-70...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 457–481.
Published: 01 September 1998
...: east asia cultures critique 3 , no. 2 ( 1995 ): v -vii. Bhabha , Homi K. 1994. The Location of Culture. New York: Routledge. Breckenridge , Carol . ed. 1995. Consuming Modernity: Public Culture in a South Asian World. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 107–119.
Published: 01 May 1989
.... Museum of Anthropology, 6393 N.W. Marine Dr., Vancouver, B.C., CanadaV6T 1W5. RESEARCH INTERESTS: Images of the Indian and the arts of contemporary na- tive peoples; art versus artifact; museum exhibitions and policies; South Asia. RELEVANT PUBLICATIONS: Museums...
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 77–82.
Published: 01 January 1993
... and Peter van der Veer, eds., Orientalism and the Postcolonial Predicament: Perspectives on South Asia . Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Spivak , Gayatri Chakravorty. 1989 . “Reading. The Satanic Verses.” Public Culture 2 ( 1 ): 79 -99. van der Veer , Peter . 1987...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 65–92.
Published: 01 January 1988
...." The Drama Review Sum- mer, T94. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1982. ASLAKAKSEN, EDVARD. Universitetsforlaget, Box 2959 Toyen, 0608 Oslo 6, Nor- way. BABB, L. A. Department of Anthropology/Sociology, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002, USA. RESEARCH INTERESTS: South Asia; South Asian...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Violence in South Asia (New Delhi: Roli, 2009). Reconstructing Corrosion: A Conversation with Pallavi Govindnathan Poornima Paidipaty Poornima Paidipaty: Seeing your two series of paintings, I...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 577–589.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of Sanskrit and Indic Studies at the University of Chicago. He is the editor of the forthcoming Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia . Homi K. Bhabha is Chester D. Tripp Distinguished Service Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago, where he teaches English...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 591–625.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Sheldon Pollock 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Sheldon Pollock is George V. Bobrinskoy Professor of Sanskrit and Indic Studies at the University of Chicago. He is the editor of the forthcoming Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia . PC 12.3-01 Pollock...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): v–x.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., she has taken her place among us at the very moment she has yielded it. Breckenridge started her academic career as a student of South Asia. By the end of her life, she had become one of the most creative cultural critics in our midst. Her own interests ranged across literary, ethnographic...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (2): 165–178.
Published: 01 May 1993
.... 1992 . Civil Society and Political Theory . Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. Freitag , Sandria B. , ed. 1991 . “Special Issue: Aspects of the Public in Colonial South Asia.” South Asia 14 ( June [n.s.]). Habermas , Jürgen . 1984 . The Theory of Communicative Action , trans. Thomas...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 631–654.
Published: 01 September 1995
... and the Changing Nature of the ‘Public’ in British India.” South Asia , New Series, 14 : 1 , 65 -90. Ganesan , A. 1988 . The Press in Tamil Nadu and the Struggle for Freedom . Delhi: Mittal Publishers. Hardgrave , Robert . 1956 . The Dravidian Movement . Bombay: Popular Prakashan...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 131–158.
Published: 01 January 2004
...: The movement for women's reform in Muslim India. South Asia 16 , no. 1: 141 -54. ———. 1992 . Hindu/Muslim/Indian. Public Culture 5 : 1 -18. Dinshaw, Carolyn. 1999 . Getting medieval:Sexualities and communities, pre- and postmodern . Durham, N.C.:Duke University Press. Fernandez, Bina, ed...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 485–487.
Published: 01 May 2011
... 2011 Contributors Arjun Appadurai is the Goddard Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University and a founding editor of Public Culture. Ritu Birla is an associate professor of history at the University of Toronto. With expertise on South...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 433–434.
Published: 01 May 2009
... to His Senses” (Col- lege Literature, forthcoming) and “Anointing with Rubble: Ruins in the Lebanese War Novel” (Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Winter 2008). He is the editor of Crisis and Memory...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Culture Kauer, Raminder, and William Mazzarella, eds. 2009. Censorship in South Asia: Cultural regulation from sedition to seduction. Bloomington: Indiana Univer- sity Press. Kawashima, Ken C. 2009. The proletarian gamble: Korean...