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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 530–548.
Published: 01 September 1998
... huabao (Shanghai pictorial) 2 : 18 -19. Photo courtesy of Shanghai huabao Decorating Culture: Notes on Interior Design, Interiority, and lnteriorization Xiaobing Tang...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 9–21.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of the Bookshelves book collecting consumerism interior decoration library nostalgia 2016 A more familiar, “homely” variant of the nostalgic library is that longtime staple of the bourgeois household indexing its level of cultivation: outdated Encyclopaedia Britannica, Harvard Classics...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 263–292.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Decoration from Pompeii to Art Nouveau. London: Thames & Hudson. Ross , Kristin , and Alice Kaplan, eds. 1987. Yale French Studies 73 , special issue on the Everyday. Scarry , Elaine . 1985. “The Interior Structure of the Artifact.” In The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 535–576.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Improvement (an eighteen- volume book on interior design) proposed numerous media walls featuring telephones, desks, books, stereos, game boards, reel- to- reel tape decks, typewriters, phones, plants, and decorative objects all placed together...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 185–208.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in the South African context stands in an interesting contrast to Miller’s example from Trinidad. Afro-Trinidadian cars are marked by paint and outward decoration whereas Indo-Trinidadian vehicles excel in elaborate upholstery and interior...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (3): 483–498.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., unattainably beautiful montages of highbrow inte- rior decorating magazines. Rather, they are eminently democratic — attainable, unpretentious, and inexpensive. Now, there is no longer any need to actually be a painter, a sculptor, or an architect, when one can acquire the material rudiments...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 63–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... in Maryland.” Although homeowner Peter Hill purchased the paper for $50, the editorial goes on to explain that Kennedy’s restoration team laboriously removed the relic with a “putty knife” and that the National Society of Interior Designers purchased the wallpaper for $12,500 for the project. In an effort...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 509–534.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... Versailles also had an orangery, a form of garden architecture from Italy, containing a great collection of citruses — prizes mainly from the Mediterranean world that Rome had dominated. Versailles was decorated with statues based on classical...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 573–605.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Railway Station (July 2003). Photo: Sabine I. Gölz 5 7 4 Moscow for Flaneurs Figure 2  Interior of Khmel’nitsky Bridge (September 2001). Photo: Sabine I. Gölz Andreevskii Bridge...
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Public Culture (1996) 9 (1): 69–91.
Published: 01 January 1996
.... Only a few things, objects of the interior meant for private consump- tion, hint of the incriminating link with Japan which was the cause for deporta- tion-a tiny teapot with a splash of leaves decorating the delicate porcelain...
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Public Culture 9262877.
Published: 12 October 2021
... on felt-b­ odies, as formulated by philosophers Hermann Schmitz and Gernot Böhme. According to them, atmospheres blur the boundaries between subjects, as well as the boundaries between subjects and their nonhuman environments. Atmospheres are not interior moods but ecstasies of the thing (Böhme 1993...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 31–53.
Published: 01 January 1989
..., Mixing Memory and Desire 39 with the power of wine as a central dynamic. The drinking of the red wine derives its meaning from a network of motifs of red color: red wine, red marriage dress and decor, blood and the sun. They combine to evoke a world of visualized...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 144–154.
Published: 01 January 1991
... the public’s attention. The Best Way to Kill Our Literary Inheritance Is to Turn it Into a Decorous Celebration of the New World Order* Stephen Greenblatt The columnist George F. Will recently declared that Lynne V. Cheney, the chairman of the National Endowment...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 1997
... on this new “civilized” way of life, take its decor, goods, and clothing as their backdrop, and celebrate the ideal attributes and rituals of a “progressive and civilized” republican individual. Tea salons, din- ners, balls, and streets would...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 75–107.
Published: 01 January 1999
... Memorial Church, several hospitals and public buildings, and three movie the- aters, including the renovated Grand Theater.17 The exteriors and interiors of some of these modern buildings—the Park Hotel, the Cathay Hotel/Sassoon House, and new...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 83–113.
Published: 01 January 1997
..., with an irresistible lust to walk on those prohibited stretches of asphalt. The European quarters of Calcutta were decorated with green spaces and gar- dens. These were public spaces but inextricably connected to restricted if not pri- vate use since the general atmosphere of racial segregation kept them...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 373–405.
Published: 01 September 2004
... of of food and drink, houses and their interiors (types of furniture, floors, walls, ceil- Superfluity ings, doors and windows, chimneys and fireplaces, furnaces and stoves), and cos- tume and fashion. In contrast to Braudel, Hannah Arendt invokes the notion of the superfluous to refer to situations...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 426–452.
Published: 01 September 2003
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 93–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
... with new ways of serving food itself, par- ticularly in places where decor and atmosphere are several times more costly than the food. In these locations, the shifts in the meaning of the rice bowl and in the meaning of youth converge on a different experience of time. Ubiquitous in these eating...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 331–359.
Published: 01 May 2015
... behavior of drivers is turned toward the interior of the car, inscribing on a woman’s body and in the privatized space of this mobile infrastructure a muscular politics of access to pleasure through violation. This inversion of the enclaved private sphere and the policed border is underwritten...