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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 January 2019
... so, this essay illuminates the often unrecognized differences in communicative labor that constitute contemporary forms of global legality. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 food sovereignty global governance translation transnational law transnational social movements In...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 215–235.
Published: 01 May 2016
... mitigate climate change and promote collaborative energy production, such as community-owned wind parks. Even when states adopt bold energy transition targets, as Mexico has done, the methods of transition can be deeply problematic. 2016 Anthropocene Mexico politics renewable energy wind power...
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Public Culture (1 May 1994) 6 (2): 343–363.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Sarah E. Murray Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Literature Cited Baker , Roger . 1968. Drag: A History of Female Impersonation on the Stage. London: Triton Books. Beer , Jennifer . 1992. Personal communication about the Takarazuka Revue, based on her...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Colin Jerolmack; Nina Berman This photo-essay examines how the leasing of private and public land for shale gas extraction (“fracking”) in Pennsylvania has initiated a “tragedy of the commons” in historically communal locales, degrading common-pool resources and weakening long-standing norms of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 403–430.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Daniel Monterescu The emergence of gated communities in Israel/Palestine signals new modes of urban exclusion, which reshape previous forms of spatial distinction. Focusing on the ethnically “mixed town” of Jaffa, where an unprecedented number of such gated communities have been constructed in the...
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Public Culture (1 May 1998) 10 (2): 249–283.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Satish Deshpande Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Works Cited Anderson , Benedict . 1991 . Imagined Communities . Rev. ed. London: Verso. Appadurai , Arjun . 1990 . “Disjuncture and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy.” In Featherstone, 293 -310...
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Public Culture (1 January 2001) 13 (1): 155–158.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., socialist, and avant-garde counterinstitutions of the early twentieth century. Republican Murals, Identity, and Communication in Northern Ireland Lyell Davies The working-class neighborhoods of Northern Ireland, a mix of red brick terrace...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 309–331.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Brett Ommen As visual images increasingly cover the façade of social space and public life, the utility of these surfaces-of-display must be examined beyond displayed content. The preponderance of surfaces says something about the publics that stand before the invitation of visual communication...
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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 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 359–387.
Published: 01 May 2016
... to distinguish community-organized relocation from forced relocation and climate-induced displacement. Understanding community-organized relocation efforts as forms of retreat unifies this emerging practice with other social movements and political projects that seek more sustainable ways of settling...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 321–342.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Gyanendra Pandey Focusing on specific assemblages that have historically been seen as communities of lower-class and underclass individuals and families, this essay examines the history of members of these “communities” who come to inhabit not the positions of the down-and-out, where they allegedly...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Erica Robles-Anderson Within the past half century a style of worship known as “megachurch” has radically transformed the religious landscape. Characterized by spectacular largesse, megachurches reimagine the material culture of Christianity by blending audio, visual, and communications...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 349–367.
Published: 01 March 2013
... realized through small-scale “acupuncture” projects, which succeed in bringing people and communities together in ways that formal planning processes have failed to do. What is happening on the ground can be described as a process of urban integration that both questions our role as urban designers and...
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Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2018
... victimized suffering, Palestinian electro- dabke bands evoke both localized sentiments of national pride in refashioned cosmopolitan folklore and international political solidarity based on human similarity and the shared experience of joy. This dual message is further communicated through the centrality of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 305–327.
Published: 01 May 2018
... bookmobiles as a way of thinking about the politics of institutional mobility, drawing on case studies in Port au Prince, Haiti, and a Palestinian community in Haifa, Israel. The essay considers the coextensive relationships between institutions and infrastructure as illustrated by the circulation of media...
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Public Culture (1 September 2018) 30 (3): 353–365.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Mahdi Sabbagh This essay traces the author’s family’s daily commute, from their East Jerusalem neighborhood to school and work in West Jerusalem. The path, charged with political and emotional weight, embodies the everyday challenges of the Palestinian community in Jerusalem. Each section of the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2018) 30 (3): 393–412.
Published: 01 September 2018
... self to become a subject of human rights that human rights films are contributing to human rights culture—in advance of a global community of citizens and institutions that might regularly and routinely secure human rights for all. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 cultural politics...
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Public Culture (1 September 2018) 30 (3): 483–508.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Lucia Hulsether When the Coca-Cola Company bankrolled a new National Center for Civil and Human Rights (NCCHR), it was reviving a century-long reformation: the project to produce cosmopolitan consumer citizenship as normative humanity and to incarnate global markets as beloved community. This essay...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 261–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
... difference and claim instead their right to indifference. Some call for indifference from the state, others call for indifference to the state. The author asks: Is there a way to achieve religious equality without addressing the state? Or might indifference entail communal withdrawal, abandoning the ideal of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... communities), and thus the burden to actively resist (educate, lead, and organize) not fall on scholars of color alone and that the inherent tensions in diversity work must at all times remain foregrounded. Copyright 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 diversity higher education/academia anti...