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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 117–144.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Isabel Huacuja Alonso During his decade-long (1952–62) tenure as minister of Information and Broadcasting, B. V. Keskar spearheaded ambitious reforms to the national radio network, All India Radio. Keskar filled broadcasting hours with classical music programming, inviting musicians trained at...
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Public Culture (1 May 1995) 7 (2): 433–445.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Third Network), and another is a classical music station. Three others combine music with other sorts of programs, and one of these is an Arabic station. In addition, Galei Tsahal (IDF Waves, the army radio station) broadcasts mostly popular music twenty-four hours a day. Television...
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Public Culture (1 January 1994) 7 (1): 275–287.
Published: 01 January 1994
... genres. Does it make sense to impose such a definition on Jackie Wilson singing the traditional Irish classic “Danny Boy” in as operatic voice as ever hit the popular market? The breadth of Paul Robeson’s repertoire would present an even bigger dilemma. If we define black popular music as...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 93–116.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Maria Sonevytsky This article investigates how sovereignty works in practice by attending to the aural public sphere of Crimea, as “Eastern music” is produced and circulated by the Crimean Tatar radio and as it penetrates the public spaces of microtransit. I argue that through the dissemination of...
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Public Culture (1 September 1996) 8 (3): 467–487.
Published: 01 September 1996
... any serious analysis of the new global cultural dispensation, in the tentative analysis of world music that follows I do not pursue such a line of reasoning. Deviating from ruling practice in popular music studies, my argument is relatively unconcerned with the classical parame- ters of...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 145–171.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Beat” appeared in the first issue of Public Culture . Appadurai, Arjun. 1996 . Modernity at large:Cultural dimensions of globalization . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Attali, Jacques. 1985 . Noise: The political economy of music . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press...
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Public Culture (1 January 2006) 18 (1): 185–208.
Published: 01 January 2006
.... Herzfeld, Michael. 1997 . Cultural intimacy: Social poetics in the nation-state . New York: Routledge. Huq, Rupa. 1996 . Asian kool? Bhangra and beyond. In Dis-orienting rhythms: The politics of new Asian dance music , edited by Sanjay Sharma, John Hutnyk, and Ashwani Sharma. London: Zed Books...
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Public Culture (1 January 1994) 7 (1): 289–312.
Published: 01 January 1994
.... Cambridge: MIT Press. Rose , Tricia . 1990. “Never Trust a Big Butt and a Smile.” Camera Obscura 23 : 105 -120. Rose , Tricia . 1994. Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America. Boston: University Press of New England. Tate , Greg . 1992. Flyboy in the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Josh Kun This essay focuses on the contemporary migrant musical practices of mobile Mexican DJ sound systems, or sonidos. Operating on both sides of the US-Mexico border, sonidos use the DJ mix as a form of musical communication and community that both moves between the United States and Mexico and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2003) 15 (3): 453–476.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Krishnamurthy, “Divinity, the Core of Indian Music” n postcolonial South India, Karnatic, or South Indian classical, music has come II to be prized as one of the signs of uncolonized Indian distinctiveness. Dis- I thank the editorial committee of Public Culture for...
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Public Culture (1 January 2001) 13 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 January 2001
... readers the hows and whys of classical music. The printed text on each page is covered with a coat of semi- transparent gesso and then translated into handwritten Morse code. 83 PC 13.1-06 Hudgins 2...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2019
... international exchange can play. This essay explores the period shortly after Partition, when All India Radio used “classical music” to try to create a soundscape for Indian nationhood. The music was meant to help solidify a motley collection of people into an imagined community of “citizen-listeners.” Alonso...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 319–338.
Published: 01 May 2005
... (the) reproduction of black performance(s Not only does the presence of the fragments of musical bars alter the text of Souls, but the notation itself has been transformed into another “writing down system” by virtue of its encoding spirituals rather than Western classical music, transacting on a...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 235–254.
Published: 01 May 2005
... and expression. Form, color and words took new combinations and meanings.”17 This passage indicates Du Bois’s early exposure to Wagner, but it also sets it in the context of his interest in other classical music, the visual arts, and architecture. It is clear, then, that Du Bois developed his...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 86–90.
Published: 01 May 1989
...- ground, one could hear a constant stream of incongruous music: classical (Handel), jazz (Herbie Mann), Hollywood movie theme music, Mantovani, Edith Piaf, and occasionally, rock. The European look was also enhanced by the presence of an Italian- made espresso machine: It was the fist one...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 217–234.
Published: 01 May 2005
... masterwork, W. E. B. Du Bois drew on Afri- can American expressive culture—its music and rhetoric—to produce a singu- lar text that resounds throughout the literary tradition of the twentieth century. Metaphors of the Color Line, the Veil, double consciousness, and the Black Belt inform such African...
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Public Culture (1 May 2007) 19 (2): 407–408.
Published: 01 May 2007
.... 2006. Classics and the Uses of Reception. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell. Public Culture 19:2 Copyright 2007 by Duke University Press 4 0 7 Public Culture Memmi, Albert. 2006. Decolonization and the Decolonized. Minneapolis: Uni­ versity of...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 643–645.
Published: 01 September 1993
....: Rutgers University Press, 1992). Dyer, Richard. Only Entertainment (London and New York: Routledge, 1992). Gaines, Jane, ed. Classical Hollywood Narrative: The Paradigm Wars (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1993). Gless, Darryl J., and Barbara Hermstein Smith, eds. The Politics of Liberal...
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Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
... was brought to bear on nearly every dimension of black life as offered in fashion, film, music, theater, and even comportment of the body. Missing in much of this literature, however, is an actual theory of aesthetics . A form of epistemic imperialism was at work in which, by way of practice, black...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 433–459.
Published: 01 September 2007
... and classical music, because they were deemed “alien to Islamic culture.”1 Later, the radical Islamist group al-Gama’a al-Islamiya imposed strict codes of conduct both on the young and on women in a Cairo neighborhood under its control; it forbade beauty salons and video shops and put an end...