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Public Culture (1 September 1997) 9 (3): 395–415.
Published: 01 September 1997
...David Clarke Copyright © 1997 by © 1997 by the University of Chicago 1997 Varieties of Cultural Hybridity: Hong Kong Art in the Late Colonial Era David Clarke Cultural hybridity...
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Public Culture (1 January 2011) 23 (1): 121–156.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the controversies around it, see Romain Bertrand, Mémoires d’empire: La controverse autour du “fait colonial” (Paris: Cro- quant, 2006); and Catherine Coquery-­Vidrovitch, Enjeux politiques de l’histoire coloniale (Mar...
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Public Culture (1 January 2011) 23 (1): 177–189.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Marnia Lazreg This essay analyzes the pitfalls of the adoption of postcolonial studies by French colonial historians and traces their roots to a deep-seated identity investment in the colonial empire, especially Algeria. It examines French colonial historiography's elision of racism as a willed...
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Public Culture (1 September 2001) 13 (3): 431–458.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Kyeong-Hee Choi © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 PC 13.3-07 Choi 9/14/01 5:20 PM Page 431 Impaired Body as Colonial Trope: Kang Ky˘ong’ae’s...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 84–85.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Stephen Inglis Copyright © 1989 by the Project For Transnational Cultural Studies 1989 Post-Colonial Museums: Dead or Alive? Stephen Inglis Reflections on the "Workshop on Museums," October 20-21, 1986, Madras Mu- seum, Madras, India. A group of Lambadi (a nomadic...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 611–615.
Published: 01 September 2002
... (2001) and (with Roxann Prazniak) Places and Politics in an Age of Globalization (2001). Historical Colonialism in Contemporary Perspective Arif Dirlik I offer here a few thoughts provoked by Achille Mbembe’s...
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Public Culture (1 January 2006) 18 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 January 2006
...George Steinmetz; Julia Hell © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 P h o t o - e s s ay The Visual Archive of Colonialism: Germany and Namibia George Steinmetz and Julia Hell...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 101–140.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Antilles) (Paris: L’Harmattan, 1997), 16 – 28. 17. See Victor Schoelcher, Polémique coloniale (1882 – 1886) (Colonial Polemic [1882 – 1886]) (Fort-de-France: Désormeaux, 1979). On the specificity of “colonial democracy” in Martinique under the Third Republic, see Fred Constant, La retraite aux...
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Public Culture (1 May 2014) 26 (2 (73)): 233–255.
Published: 01 May 2014
... visualizations of performative environmental protests that took place in June 2012 against the Belo Monte Dam in Brazil. It claims that these visualizations are governed by a particular ontology that has its origins in the military and colonial activity of turning landscapes, and environments in general, into...
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Public Culture (1 January 2017) 29 (1 (81)): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Jess Bier Maps are considered to be an ultimate expression of modernity. Empirical cartography plays a central role in daily governance, and it also has a long history of furthering displacement and erasure. In this article I argue that the landscapes of historic British colonialism and the ongoing...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 437–445.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Stathis Gourgouris Against simple antisecularist claims that secularism is to be equated with Western rationalism or with Christianity, or with colonialism tout court, I argue that an essential task of secular criticism (according to Edward Said's initial conception) is to conduct a double and...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 285–297.
Published: 01 May 2011
... argues that the Reader is an Indian extremist who wants to oppose colonial rule by force, a position of which Gandhi disapproved. However, in early prefaces of the book, which have now largely disappeared from contemporary editions, Gandhi identifies “the Reader” as the reader of Indian Opinion , the...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 299–319.
Published: 01 May 2011
... with the colonial power. This article also emphasizes the South African location of Gandhi's book; his campaign in the Transvaal and its unique conditions were crucial to the formation of the ideas put forward in it, and the unification of South Africa in 1910 was a key reference point for his...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 321–330.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Pamila Gupta Gandhi's Hind Swaraj is analyzed as a statement of transnational politics and circulation, its ideas enabled by the Indian Ocean and applicable to Goa's independence from Portuguese colonial rule. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 This article is written very much...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Keith Breckenridge Gandhi is conventionally viewed as a lifelong critic of Western modernity and colonial government. This essay shows that these views, which were famously expressed in Hind Swaraj , took form in his struggle against the Transvaal state between 1906 and 1908. Before that time...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 199–220.
Published: 01 May 2018
... shows that the particular biospatial scaffolding underlying Israel’s colonial project has deployed similar strategies of dispossession and settling across the entire territory located between the Jordan Valley and the Mediterranean Sea. Simultaneously, it draws a connection between these strategies and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2018) 30 (3): 509–526.
Published: 01 September 2018
... erase the colonial roots of Black Pete’s blackness but also deny any connection to race altogether. In so doing, however, these storylines further destabilized the main Sinterklaas narrative, akin to an everyday lie that is about to be discovered. Endeavors by storytellers to disconnect the Black Pete...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 January 2019
... who shed light on race and ongoing coloniality in France is vital for the significant challenges of the present to be fully understood, paving the way for a renewal of a radical “political antiracism.” Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 antiracism Charlie Hebdo coloniality France...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 289–322.
Published: 01 May 2019
...” and domesticated forms of inclusion in the university, but in the logics of longue durée imperial formations and coloniality that (re)produce racial difference, linking the politics of race and racial and epistemological inequality in liberal universities of the North to those in the global South...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 343–371.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ciraj Rassool This essay is a study of how fixities of race and tribe were made out of multiple colonialisms and apartheid in South Africa, notwithstanding social fluidity and hybridity. It also examines how modes of racial and ethnic governance were contested, especially through the politics of...