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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 59–84.
Published: 01 January 2007
...: Columbia University Press. Varisco, Daniel Martin. 1986. On the meaning of chewing: The significance of qāt (catha edulis) in the Yemen Arab Republic. International Journal of Middle East Studies 18: 1-13. Warner, Michael. 2002. Publics and counterpublics. New York: Zone Books. Wedeen, Lisa. 2004...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 31–45.
Published: 01 May 1992
... betel-nut chewing, I outline some of the paradoxes that such contested con- structions pose for the state in regulating multivalent collective representa- tions and practices. My goal in this regard is to.demonstrate how the creation of a national citizen inevitably appeals to prevailing...
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Public Culture (1996) 9 (1): 113–125.
Published: 01 January 1996
.... Since his family migrated to Chicago from rural Mexico a few years ago, he has been selling chewing gum along 18th Street in Pilsen, a large Mexican neighborhood. Blight, in fact, could be considered a kind of oficial recognition, a grudging admission that among blocks of...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 639–642.
Published: 01 September 1993
...) of the International Communication Association FSIG Newsletter Communication Studies Department Muhlenberg College 2400 Chew Street Allentown, PA 18104-5586 The FSIG works to transform present social relations into more egalitarian and just ones through promoting...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): vi.
Published: 01 September 2006
... qa¯t chew gatherings as a form of public sphere practice in Yemen; Manar Shorbagy on the Kefaya Movement and the new forms of politics in Egypt; and more . . . Call for Contributions Miscellany: A collection of...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): vi.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Deliberation: Qa¯t Chews as Public Spheres in Yemen 59 Lisa Wedeen The Democratic Dribbler: Football Clubs, Neoliberal Globalization, and Buenos Aires’ Municipal Election of 2003 85 Carlos A. Forment Cultures of Democracy and Citizen Efficacy 117 Charles Taylor Nationalism and Cultures...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 January 2007
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Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Public Culture He chews on the betelnut of his unchanging destiny with his rotten molars, And mutters even when he's wide awake, "I still want to live, To see Picasso's dove flying through the cloudless sky." (Marathi; "Himalayaevadhya matichya dhigavar...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 465–472.
Published: 01 May 1995
... responses, Foster phoned the Sugar Research Institute of the Queens- land Department of Agriculture: “My lover is dying of AIDS and he needs some sugar cane to chew be- fore he dies . . They had twenty varieties under experimental cultiva- tion. . . did I have any specific requirements...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 January 2006
... some sort) is often seen as relentlessly closed to abstraction. The relevant opposi- tions here have a venerable history in Western philosophy, from Plato to Martin Heidegger, in which the relationship of materiality to abstraction has been chewed...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., Binnaz. 1981 . Islam and political development in Turkey . Leiden: Brill. Wedeen, Lisa. 2007 . The politics of deliberation: Qat chews as public spheres in Yemen. Public Culture 19 : 59 –84. White, Jenny. 2002 . Islamist mobilization in Turkey: A study in vernacular politics . Seattle...
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Public Culture (1995) 8 (1): 127–158.
Published: 01 January 1995
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 487–508.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... 496 VD: Foucault’s approach was to chew off certainty, at least Cartesian certainty. Interview: As for archives, certainty is a conceit of those who look in the archive for facts. Ann Laura Stoler If the search is for lies, they would look for certain lies. Either one is a quest for certainty...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... oppression, and commit ourselves to chewing forever. Gloria Diaz, a seasoned and jaded public health researcher, nods along to the discussion, identifying with both the request for a trauma narrative as a student (asked as a professional to give a stamp of diversity approval—not as a peer but as a...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 387–405.
Published: 01 May 2015
... amount of money offered. Most of the time, however, Augustin emerged from the men’s room stuffing chewing gum into his mouth and spitting compulsively. Augustin’s earnings spectrum placed the value of his efforts somewhere between a can of beer and a pack of cigarettes. “It’s not good money,” Augustin...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 139–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
... they chewed. In the mornings, he would leave them sleeping and go to work. That he was so much more successful than his peers led him to understand that he was powerful, that he was among those who might bend the world to his will. Asad arrived in Addis Ababa in 2000, which would have made him...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 107–131.
Published: 01 January 2020
... their self-definition rested in their ability or inability to produce children. Jacqueline Jones (2010 : 33) notes that, in reaction to their bodies being “the site of conflict,” some enslaved Black women and girls would chew on herb cotton root—known to cause abortion—to keep their masters from...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 513–538.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Majengo, in the east of Nairobi. In among the many corrugated iron kiosks was a little blue shack. A picture of miraa — a plant chewed for its stimulant properties that is very popular in East Africa — was painted on the blue wall, alongside neat lettering: “Small World Miraa. Digital Vision 2030.” Neat...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 209–238.
Published: 01 May 2004
... across the seventy-mile-wide strait. In May 2000, after the inauguration of Taiwan’s newly elected president, Chen Shuibian, the chubby chairman of the Zhenlan Temple, Yan Qingbiao, whose betel nut chewing and heavy Taiwanese accent marked...