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Public Culture (1 May 2008) 20 (2): 395–421.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Neni Panourgiá Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Desert Islands: Ransom of Humanity Neni Panourgiá Modern Greece has had a rather “idiosyncratic history,” as the first Greek Nobel laureate...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 235–259.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Seçkin Sertdemir Özdemir; Nil Mutluer; Esra Özyürek Today thousands of academics from Turkey, along with others from Syria, Iran, and Egypt, are deserting their homeland in search of intellectual refuge in Western countries. These exiled academics practice diverse forms of teaching and researching...
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Public Culture (1 May 1995) 7 (2): 449–453.
Published: 01 May 1995
... at the southern end of the Baja peninsula in Mexico. Even at a distance, the monument looms over the landscape. Perched alone in the desert, hundreds of...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 614–620.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Ernest Larsen Public Cultlire 1993, 5: 614-6211 01993 by The University of Chicago. Ail 11g11tsiescrvcd. 0H99-2363/93/0503-01$01 .oO 620 Sherry Millner and Ernest Larsen are the makers of the videotapes The Desert Bush Public Culture and 7he Art of Protective...
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Public Culture (1 May 1999) 11 (2): 404–405.
Published: 01 May 1999
... landlocked neighborhoods-Nazimabad, Liaquatabad, Korangi, Malir-for the relatii*epeace of Clifton and for the cooling relief of the seaside breeze-the only such oasis in the desert that is Karachi. Shooting ranges are common on the...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 149–154.
Published: 01 May 1991
... Robbe-Grillet; cinematic hilarity of terror and experimental memory narrative. Then the reporters open a window to avoid glare and to more fully im- age the deserted street scene below their building. American voices deep and resonant and authoritative fiom CNN headquarters tell the Israeli...
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Public Culture (1 January 1994) 7 (1): 186–194.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Bullet holes inside the deserted Audobon Ballroom, where Malcolm X was assassinated. Harlem, New York...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 119–120.
Published: 01 May 1991
.... Schwartzkopf, when he has concluded Desert Storm, might make an avuncular TV anchorman with Cheney and Powell as his investigative re- porters. Saddam is obviously a dangerous character and the fear and terror he has generated cannot be condoned. But they should not trivialize his pro- jects...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 89–92.
Published: 01 May 1992
... Desert Shield, put out by a company that also publishes magazines for police and gun enthusiasts. With the 90 demonization of Saddam Hussein came a plethora of anti-Hussein products: Hussein golf balls, video games, and shooting-range...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 159–164.
Published: 01 May 1991
...-old occupation and annexation of Arab territory. A new world order has to be based on authentically general principles, not on the selectively ap plied might of one country. The gulf is not merely an empty desert with a large pool of “our” oil underneath and a whole bunch of sheiks...
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Public Culture (1 September 2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., the most prominent architects of Mexican migrant music, recorded “De paisano a paisano” (“From Countryman to Countryman”) and imagined themselves in the middle of the Sonoran Desert, surrounded by the freedom of expanses and distances, the desert’s limitless horizons and vistas, while singing about...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 120–121.
Published: 01 May 1991
... community. Schwartzkopf, when he has concluded Desert Storm, might make an avuncular TV anchorman with Cheney and Powell as his investigative re- porters. Saddam is obviously a dangerous character and the fear and terror he has generated cannot be condoned. But they should not trivialize...
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Public Culture (1 September 2005) 17 (3): 487–498.
Published: 01 September 2005
... airport, a large billboard confronted motorists with an image of a rainbow-enhanced desert and the words (see fig. 1): “Welcome to New Mexico: America’s Nuclear Weapons Colony.” Seeking to defamiliarize the desert land- scape through shock...
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Public Culture (1 September 2006) 18 (3): 607–609.
Published: 01 September 2006
...- tories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 6 0 8 Rao, Ursula, and John Hutnyk, eds. 2006. Celebrating Transgression: Method Books Received and Politics in Anthropological...
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Public Culture (1 September 1999) 11 (3): 557–562.
Published: 01 September 1999
... returning Iranians who visit for only a month or two. The idea of exile, of exclusion from “Iran,” is fed by photography catalogs like Sar zamin-i ma Iran [Our Homeland Iran] and imported audio tapes that sing the desire for a lost homeland. Speeding along a desert highway to Shiraz, Kashan, Mashhad...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 101–126.
Published: 01 May 1992
... who would deliberately place civilians in harm’s way. Thus Iraqis were morally deprived not only of the right to live inpeace in their own land, but even to find shelter against Desert Stonn. For NBC’s Faith Daniels, the images did not show the destruction of innocent people but rather that...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 249–260.
Published: 01 March 2013
... a citizen, as an American, as a community member, becomes organized around the border. The Making of a Border Town Adobe sits at the heart of the southern Arizona desert, approximately fifteen miles north of...
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Public Culture (1 January 1999) 11 (1): 210–221.
Published: 01 January 1999
... “to instruct the people of Zanzibar not to desert what is good in their own traditional art for what is bad or mediocre from Europe.” The building has, however, little to do with Zanzibar, traditional or otherwise. Designed by the British Resident, J...
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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 349–360.
Published: 01 May 2002
... -343. Dorst, John. 1999 . Looking west . Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Feldman, Allen. 1994 . On cultural anesthesia: From Desert Storm to Rodney King. American Ethnologist 21 : 404 -18. Goldberg, Vicki. 2000 . Walker Evans's wordless anthem. Vanity Fair , February...
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Public Culture (1 January 2005) 17 (1): 129–152.
Published: 01 January 2005
... variety of media, these three projects explore the residual effects of the violence of the U.S. war through an examination of identities forged through violence and the subsequent movements of people—as veterans, desert- ers, refugees, and immigrants—produced by the war. These three works refl ect...