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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 399–425.
Published: 01 September 2003
... history of Filipino nationalism. The Cell Phone and the Crowd: Messianic Politics in the Contemporary Philippines Vicente L. Rafael This essay explores a set of telecommunicative fantasies...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
... conducted in several of Turkey's major urban centers. The figure of the secularist crowd provides an image of secularism grounded not in the coercive apparatuses of the military and the modernizing bureaucracy but in an assertion of populism. This article explores the tentative formation of a secular...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 237–263.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Setrag Manoukian Through a discussion of crowds and audio-vision in post-election Iran, the essay places the relationship between experience and politics at the center of current events in the country and analyzes the powerful but dispersed combination of crowds, images, sounds, voices, bodies and...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 September 1997
... Fig. 9. Mickey Mouse Speaks UP for Wei Jing Shan Fig. 10. Contraband Fig. I I. A Question of Identity Fig. 12. Behind the Scenes Fig. 13. Play it Again, Hong Kong Fig. 14. Faces in the Crowd Fig. IS. Red Stars and Black Holes ...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 83–88.
Published: 01 January 1992
... motorcyclists campaign city streets, attracting huge crowds of spectators who stand potentially mobile, poised as if waiting for some inci- dent to rush toward - in Central Javanese terms, gumrubyug: the unmis- takable sound of a crowd on the move, piropelled by an energy all its own. In the midst of...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 575–576.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the field photo by David G. Nicholls Madonna blows a kiss to passing motorists from the back door of a car rapide. Dakar, West African metropolis and capital of Senegal, is a transit hub in the broadest sense. The streets are crowded, and not only with private...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 September 2018
... comparison with the United States, and performances of the national “we” turn profoundly heteronomous. Vertigo becomes collective. “We” morphs into a crowd, and hopes for a properly liberal public sphere are wrecked. In the racha , this heteronomy took on new meaning, as drivers represented themselves...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 95–105.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Speech, Pretoria, May 10, 1994 At Cape Town’s Grand Parade, the day before the inauguration in Pretoria, Nelson Mandela addressed a crowd from a balcony of City Hall. His speech followed reconciliatory scenes in the Houses of Parliament, when for the first time Black South Africans took...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 129.
Published: 01 January 1989
...? I guess my questions are absurd, and that is a pity. They are absurd be- cause market-places are for vending commodities, for buying and selling, for seeking satisfaction, and not for creating or weighing values, or asking questions about meaning. And this is a pity because the crowded market...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 449–450.
Published: 01 September 1999
.... He is currently working on issues of democratic participation in public crowd events. Together with the photographer Jeff Brouws, who developed the Tabata images, Caron has produced a volume on the American traveling carnival...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 287–326.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and Society 6 , no. 1 : 26 – 45 . Canetti Elias . ( 1960 ) 1962 . Crowds and Power , translated by Stewart Carol . London : Gollancz . Chazan May Baldwin Melissa . 2016 . “ Understanding the Complexities of Contemporary Feminist Activism: How the Lives of Older...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2007
... and in a sense the biggest issue is the Five Year Plan.”10 Crowd action was no longer political in Nehru’s reckoning; it was merely an act of hooliganism carried out in the name of politics. As he put it to the students in Patna: “Now how do you...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 563–569.
Published: 01 September 1999
...- ment. One resident, seeing the crowds pass by his house, went out and bought hot dogs and sodas for everyone. The people in one house set up a formal, candelit dinner party in their front yard to watch the tours go by. On a porch, a woman...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of Arab cultural production, especially in the Palestinian context, and its performance to both local and international crowds. It engages with a long-standing debate in ethnomusicology and cultural studies about balancing the preservation of localized authenticity with the advancement of universal...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 429–430.
Published: 01 September 2001
... dazed week staggering from bookstore to bookstore, buying all the books I could find that I remembered having read. A small crowd gathered as I ferried the books up the steps, a few at a time in...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 341–348.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., a movement of political ideologies, a movement of practices of everyday life, and a movement of real people. On the Day of Recruiting The crowd stood fast at the factory gate. Three factory guards, male, tall, and...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 227–232.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the crowd in order to incite and turn the dem- onstration violent. These Musta’ribun have played their odious game before in Bil’in — my friend Shai documented one particularly terrible incident on video —  and the logic is very clear...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 3–11.
Published: 01 January 2014
... even a name on the door. I pressed the doorbell. Nothing. I waited anxiously for a few minutes, pressed again, and then finally someone buzzed me in. I had arrived. Welcome to the corporate headquarters of Wikipedia , the modest, unassuming, anonymous, crowd-sourced yet very human heart of the sixth...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 385–396.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Rue Marchande is principally two streets intersecting each other, each approximately five blocks long, and crowded with more than five hundred vending stands, thousands of shoppers, and performance artists. There are millet beer vendors, tourist art merchants, vendors of original...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 601–622.
Published: 01 September 2012
... modern language of financial mania popularly embodied by texts such as Charles Mackay’s 1841 Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. In the contemporary and widely disseminated depictions of the South Sea Bubble of 1720...