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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 85–112.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Townsend Middleton Assassinations are an unsettling feature of South Asian politics. Haunting the body politic in spectacular and spectral forms, these deaths have an uncanny way of transforming political life. This article turns attention to the afterlives of these killings in order to explore...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 367–390.
Published: 01 September 2001
... R. Fawcett. New York:Zone. Davis, Lennard J. 1995 . Enforcing normalcy:Disability, deafness, and the body . New York: Verso. Deutsch, Helen, and Felicity Nussbaum, eds. 2000 . “Defects”: Engendering the modern body .Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Epstein, Julia. 1995...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 431–458.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Impaired Body as Colonial Trope: Kang Ky˘ong’ae’s “Underground Village” Kyeong-Hee Choi odern Korean literature, which emerged...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 239–264.
Published: 01 May 2004
... , by Paul Oliver. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ———. 1996 . Man of all work. In Eight men . New York: HarperPerennial. The Genuflected Body of the Masochist in Richard Wright Biman Basu n the spirit of E...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 453–477.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... The Suffering Body of the City Frédéric Le Marcis Translated by Judith Inggs S ince 1990, parallel to the period of transition to a democratic society, the S AIDS epidemic in South Africa has increased dramatically...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 319–339.
Published: 01 May 1998
...). Berlant , Lauren . 1993 . “National Brands/National Body: Imitation of Life.” In Robbins, 173 -208. Davis , Mike . 1992 . City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles . New York: Vintage. de Certeau , Michel . 1984 . The Practice of Everyday Life . Trans. Steven Rendall...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 440–442.
Published: 01 September 1999
... festival exhibit demonstrates his desire to show others his circum- stances. Tabata Hideomi, 1955–1995 [The Body in Theory] James I. Porter How...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 359–366.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Stolen Bodies, Reclaimed Bodies: Disability and Queerness Eli Clare want to write about the body, not as a metaphor, symbol, or representation, but II simply...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 129–152.
Published: 01 January 2005
....” Displaced Bodies in Residual Spaces Simon Leung and Marita Sturken B etween 1992 and 1998, Simon Leung made three works that engage, in his words, “the residual space of the Vietnam War.” Involving installation, performance...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 467–486.
Published: 01 September 2005
...; or, Commensurating Bodies of Unequal Experience Melanie Rock t is a commonly known fact that there are two types of diabetes, type 1 (also Icalled juvenile diabetes) and type 2 (also called adult onset diabetes). This Imedical classification...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 185–192.
Published: 01 January 2015
... access to their thoughts, experiences, emotions, affect, body, image, and ‘entrepreneurial spirit,’ reality participants may acquire not only wealth and fame but an enhanced sense of self-knowledge, self-acceptance, and well-being” (115). Here the amateur/professional distinction blurs in an age...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 161–183.
Published: 01 January 2015
... in the Syrian uprising since March 2011, a politics of celebrity is explored that pits the body of the star against the body of the sovereign, at the nexus of revolution, transnationalism, and circulation across media. 2015 Arab uprisings body celebrity spectacle Syria media This essay grapples...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 191–215.
Published: 01 January 2017
... highlight the slippages between bestialized and humanized bodies, exacerbated by these bodies’ shared conditions of extreme captivity in Gaza. 2017 biopolitics captivity Gaza human-animal zoometrics To live under biopolitics is to live in a situation in which we are all always already...
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Public Culture 9262891.
Published: 12 October 2021
... of Muslim women municipal employees who wash and shroud the deceased elucidated the foundational roles of scent and body weight in constituting martyrdom. This article demonstrates how the body politic operates—with various forms of acquiescence and repudiation—through sound, smell, and touch. Copyright...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 237–263.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Setrag Manoukian Through a discussion of crowds and audio-vision in post-election Iran, the essay places the relationship between experience and politics at the center of current events in the country and analyzes the powerful but dispersed combination of crowds, images, sounds, voices, bodies...
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Public Culture (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 (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
... previously been assigned a peripheral position throughout the ever-expanding “archive of knowledge” (following Foucault) vis-à-vis particular refugee situations and critically interrogates how, why, and with what effect only certain bodies, identity markers, and models of humanitarian response become...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of classic metabolism, in which food was fuel, providing energy and building blocks to the body. Accordingly, metabolic disorders—treatments for which are the explicit aim of much of this research—are increasingly explained and intervened in as regulatory crises, asynchronies, or instances of misinformation...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 113–142.
Published: 01 January 2018
... interrogates a set of posters produced by the War Production Board and labor-management committees that articulate this particular history of ideas. By examining the reconfigurations of time and space, the incorporation of workers’ bodies and minds, and the campaign’s understandings of expertise and property...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 January 2019
... variations associated with Blackness (skin complexion, hair texture, body type, etc.). This essay demonstrates the racial subordination that can develop, fester, and be reproduced through debasing cultural productions in an environment where anti-Black racism is typically invisibilized and trivialized...
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