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Public Culture (1 September 2003) 15 (3): 559–578.
Published: 01 September 2003
... 1916 Easter Rising. He was charged with high treason and hanged in August 1916. During the course of his trial, a set of so-called Black Diaries surfaced that detailed numerous same-sex sexual adventures and fantasies over the course of his...
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Public Culture (1 May 1995) 7 (2): 465–472.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Chicago. All rights reserved. 0899-2363/95/0702-07$01.oO 465 466 Take Me to Paris, Johnny and Unbecoming: An AIDS Diary are two books, Public Culture which in very different ways, attempt some calculation of living and...
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Public Culture (1 September 1998) 10 (3): 515–528.
Published: 01 September 1998
... and produced outside the territory or country of Lanka. It is about Sri Lanka as seen from London. So even as it tells you about news from Lanka, it also tells you about Sri Lankan happenings in England, under the head- ing of London Diary...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 73–100.
Published: 01 January 1995
...: University of Chicago Press. Lévi-Strauss , Claude . 1977 . [1955]. Tristes Tropiques. Trans. John and Doreen Weightman. New York: Pocket Books. Malinowski , Bronislaw . 1989. . A Diary in the Strict Sense of the Term . Stanford: Stanford University Press. Maybury-Lewis , David...
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Public Culture (1 May 1993) 5 (2): 333–337.
Published: 01 May 1993
... anything written after 1883 in order to completely immerse herself in that era. She even read umpteen memoirs and diaries just to get every detail of clothing right, down to the last seam. When she discovered that the French word “camou- flage’’ came...
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Public Culture (1 January 1988) 1 (1): 58–61.
Published: 01 January 1988
... its writing paper, on which for the sake of the drama I had written my diary on the night of my arrival. On this writing paper the letters that spelt out the name of the hotel sloped backwards, next to a drawing of what I suppose was the hotel building. Did the hotel still exist? My friend...
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Public Culture (1 January 1999) 11 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 January 1999
... in the course of his Diary of a Writer, a heterogeneous work concerned primarily with two central and related historical themes: the development of European civilization and Slav- dom’s (read Russia’s) relation to that development in the past, the present, and (most important) the future. Both...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 521–566.
Published: 01 September 2007
... all words: “collaborator.” What more terrible fate could posterity bestow? 34. Quoted from the diary of Jonas Turkov by Michael Zylberberg, “The Trial of Alfred Nossig: Traitor or Victim,” Weiner Library Bulletin 23 (1969): 44...
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Public Culture (1 May 2008) 20 (2): 375–394.
Published: 01 May 2008
...ong)33 that 30. Pike, Viet Cong, 374. 31. Kolko, Anatomy, 257. 32. Kolko, Anatomy, 258. 33. For example, in her recently published diaries, Đa˘.ng Thùy Trâm, a military surgeon in the...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
...- matic than a self grounded in the culture of ordinary life with its own version of 5. G. M. Gilbert, Nuremberg Diary (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1947), 435. 6. Gilbert, Nuremberg Diary, 435. 7. See also Gilbert’s notes on the...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 217–232.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Idea of Nature gives us part of the story of how we passed from something that wasn’t on Descola’s map of conceptual schemes into something that was. AL: You recently published a short diary with your wife, Judith Baker, about a...
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Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 3–18.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Luther King Jr.’s “Letter from a Birmingham City Jail” (1996 [1963]). Mohamedou Ould Slahi (2015: 314) writes in his Guantánamo Diary : I was in a worse situation than a slave: at least a slave is not always shackled in chains, has some limited freedom, and doesn’t have to listen to some...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
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Public Culture (1 May 2014) 26 (2 (73)): 213–232.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Fog” of December 1952 twilight came at noon. A later study estimated that it killed twelve thousand people by lung disease and other breathing difficulties, more than four times the casualties of 9/11 ( Bell and Davis 2001 ). But if you look in newspapers, diaries, and other sources like the Mass...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... 17. Paul F. Power, “Gandhi in South Africa,” Journal of Modern African Studies 7 (1969): 350. 18. Bhana and Vahed, The Making of a Political Reformer, 19. 19. Lears, No Place of Grace, 81 – 83. See also Power, “Gandhi in South Africa,” 450; The Diary...
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Public Culture (1 September 2004) 16 (3): 481–497.
Published: 01 September 2004
... was no longer in Soweto when the shit hit the fan. In Lagos, people would ask me, “How is life in Soweto?” As if I had a clue. Soweto Diary, Sometime 1991 1 a.m. Wake up in shock, after barely an hour’s sleep. Pain and itching round my neck, on my back, both arms. Blistering barnacles...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 8–25.
Published: 01 May 1989
... of Wim Wenders' film Tokyo Ga since the film provides us with a useful framework within which the peculiarities of the Tokyo Disneyland becomes much clearer. Tokyo Ga can be called a diary film, a record of Wenders' personal impression of scenery and customs in the city of Tokyo. The...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 277–298.
Published: 01 May 2005
... respect to the picturesque was John Ruskin, who, in his diary entry for May 11, 1854, recalls a scene along the Somme River in Amiens: 15. Du Bois, Souls, 489. 16. Du Bois, Souls, 514. 285 Public Culture All...
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Public Culture (1 May 1995) 7 (2): 455–464.
Published: 01 May 1995
... around the video camera. Many are even enthusiastic. Recording by the video camera has become the contemporary equivalent of the travel diary. The video camera is changing the face of tourism, which used to be dominated by photography and the act...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 377–402.
Published: 01 May 2009
... on Rafik al-Hariri’s assassination, the uprising, and the aftermath is sparse but includes Jacques Beauchard, Beyrouth, la ville, la mort (Beirut, the City, Death) (La Tour d’Aigues: Aube, 2006); Beirut Diaries: Truth, Lies, and Videotape, dir. Mai Masri, 79 min. (Beirut: MTC Production...