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Public Culture (2011) 23 (3 (65)): 551–572.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Steve Spence Throughout the 1960s, global flows of both people and media images helped transform the imaginative possibilities open to the US civil rights movement’s leaders, its thousands of foot soldiers, and its opposition. A thickening network of social and economic linkages enabled...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Michael Ralph If not quite in these words, some scholars and activists who have promoted a social movement based on the civil rights movement have implied that their project is undermined by “a whole lot of bitches jumpin' ship,” while few bother to question whether and to what extent that movement...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 177–189.
Published: 01 May 2023
... land trust, and a wave of cooperative experiments moving through the South in the late 1960s and 1970s found fertile ground around Albany, Georgia. Reflecting solidarity between the civil rights, Pan‐African, Nonaligned, and Tricontinental movements, associations with prominent international activists...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 483–508.
Published: 01 September 2018
... . New York : Oxford University Press . Hall Jacquelyn Dowd . 2005 . “ The Long Civil Rights Movement and the Political Uses of the Past .” Journal of American History 91 , no. 4 : 1233 – 63 . Hartman Saidiya . 1997 . Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 23–62.
Published: 01 January 2016
... movement. In 1963 Martin Luther King Jr. gave his stirring “I Have a Dream” speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the most sweeping piece of civil rights legislation into law in July 1964. And in 1965 Congress passed the Voting Rights Act, which...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 63–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... been polarized along the lines of a black power movement, popularly signified in militant grassroots organizations, and a civil rights movement, remembered through the legacy of clergypersons and nonviolence, activists variously addressed “self-defense, internationalism, black history, and police...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 153–156.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... Easterling presents us with a loose sheaf of stories, set around the town of Albany in Georgia, spanning several decades since the 1960s. Deftly drawing suggestive connections across these stories, she writes, “In the Albany stories, a forgotten chapter of the civil rights movement in the US South meets...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 3–33.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Protest: Martin Luther King, Jr. Chicago, and the Civil Rights Movement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Robbins , Bruce . 1993 . “Introduction.” In The Phantom Public Sphere , vii -xxvi. Critical Memory and the Black Public Sphere...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 295–322.
Published: 01 May 2003
... on youth. The ad not only appeared at the height of the civil rights movement but itself offers an instance of what might be read as an antiracist pro- corporate movement...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 607–609.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Studies of Culture. New York: Berghahn. Reed, T. V. 2005. The Art of Protest: Culture and Activism from the Civil Rights Movement to the Streets of Seattle. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Rieff, Philip. 2006. My Life among the Deathworks: Illustrations of the Aesthet- ics...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 147–164.
Published: 01 January 1994
... issues and the national agenda of the Civil Rights Movement. Reverend Robert D. Sherard, the flyer reads, “will lead the community’s fight for civil rights for all and an end to discrimination, a full employment economy, improved and integrated...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 January 2008
... — was initiated after the Civil War.6 The second was the civil rights movement of the 1960s. It helps to see each of these historic efforts as an attempt by the United States to negotiate the contradictions between the nation’s ideals...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 245–268.
Published: 01 January 1999
... on resistance, overt as well as veiled (song, dance, slave revolts, post- emancipation rebellions, or civil rights movements). As John Thornton, Basil Davidson, and others have demonstrated, there has been a popular and academic tendency to diminish...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 143–175.
Published: 01 January 2013
... . The authoritarian personality . New York : Norton . Andrews Kenneth . 2004 . Freedom is a constant struggle: The Mississippi civil rights movement and its legacy . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Baiocchi Gianpaolo . 2005 . Militants and citizens: The politics of participatory...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 17–26.
Published: 01 January 2017
... as a form of “civil rights by copyright.” Over the years black cultural expression has appeared to become all the more visible, to the point of being granted movement status, in moments that have demanded radical protest. Most emblematically, it was the tumultuous 1960s—of protests, public assassinations...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 195–223.
Published: 01 January 1994
... and debate that surrounded the Garvey movement and the civil rights organizations 1966- 1972. of the early 1960s. Both church and secular organizations within the Black commu- nity that were engaged both in intense political debate and practice proliferated during the 1960s and early 1970s. Church...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 137–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., was also notoriously racist (Serwer 2014 ). But he passed these wide-ranging reforms because the civil rights movement of the 1960s forced him to grapple with the structural aspects of racial inequality (Taylor 2020 ). President Richard Nixon, Johnson's Republican successor, initially continued down...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 559–592.
Published: 01 September 1995
... domestic debates over multiculturalism and identity politics pre- sent a similar trajectory and history of a faltering liberalism. They are at least partially the result of the ideological success of the civil rights and other social movements...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 79–112.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in citizens’ control of land. Participation had even greater aims than the civil rights movement: rather than contain itself to issues of racial discrimination, the participatory movement intended to dissolve all the privileges that historically structured access to state and market. In 1969...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 513–532.
Published: 01 September 2015
... that I was first in my class. But no one objected. They were happy to write the letters of recommendation, and I proceeded forward. SM: How did the political movements of the sixties and early seventies inflect the choices you made in your scholarship? JRW: I became involved in the civil...