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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 215–238.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... 1971 . Problems in general linguistics , translated by Mary Elizabeth Meek. Coral Gables, Fla.: University of Miami Press. Berlant, Lauren. 1997 . The queen of America goes to Washington City: Essays on sex and citizenship . Durham,N.C.: Duke University Press. ———. 1998 . Intimacy. Critical...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 299–324.
Published: 01 May 2001
... 2000) and a book manuscript provisionally titled “Raiding the Land of the Foreigners: The Limits of the Nation on an Indonesian Frontier.” PC 13.2-08 Rutherford 5/3/01 11:31 AM Page 299 Intimacy and Alienation: Money...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 71–98.
Published: 01 January 2022
... life and poetry exemplify watan as an idea of localized belonging and topophilia that embraces intimacy with radically different others with whom one shares a home. I then turn to a conversation with a Muslim Deobandi scholar with a prominent public presence, Maulana Abdul Hameed Nomani, whose...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 233–254.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Elana Resnick Abstract This essay rethinks writing on “intimate labor” to ethnographically explore the intimacy of labor by attending to how Romani women waste workers in Bulgaria assert workplace friendships to lay claim to public space and cultivate life‐sustaining solidarities. Under conditions...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 487–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to incarcerated relatives and portraits taken by incarcerated photographers in makeshift studios designed in prison. The article considers how such photographs function as practices of intimacy and belonging for those imprisoned and their loved ones. 2015 family photographs intimacy prison culture...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 507–529.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Intimacies: Sexual Democracy and the Politics of Immigration in Europe Éric Fassin A Global Icon On February 10, 2008, a public meeting at the École nor- male supérieure in honor of Ayaan Hirsi Ali attracted...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 285–311.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of Psychiatry 150 ( 3 ): 399 -410. Winchel , Ronald M. , and Michael Stanley. 1991 . “Self-Injurious Behavior: A Review of the Behavior and Biology of Self-Mutilation.” American Journal of Psychiatry 148 ( 3 ): 306 -317. Panoptical Intimacies...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
... intimacies, which strain the predictable scripts of the maternal memoir. We read the embeddedness of strange intimacies in these memoirs as a way of refusing the gendered logics of the reception of the black maternal, and as performances of intimacy that refuse and undo normative conceptions of familial...
Published: 01 May 2021
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 433–455.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Sara L. Friedman This article examines the power of law to constitute which intimacies are deemed legitimate for a larger project of national reproduction. It focuses on two contested marriage cases in Taiwan that involved a transnational union and a transgender marriage. The article introduces...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 January 2010
... in visual art, the politics of documenting and representing violence, and the corrosive effects of gender violence on social mobility and bonds of intimacy. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 The paintings by Pallavi Govindnathan appear in her book Corrode: An Artist's Response to Acid...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 269–292.
Published: 01 May 2009
...-to-person microlending Web site Kiva fosters attachments with distant others through the illusion of intimacy that reshapes the global into an emotionally manageable size. This sentimental promise of a small world is both what enables and what haunts a cosmopolitan sense of responsibility to others...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... intimacy are once again mediated through technologies of gender, such that the Third World woman as a timeless image of aspiration becomes the subject that transcends risk. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Subjects of Risk: Technologies of Gender...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 395–416.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and Tilak ethically and politically but also attempts to highlight the troubling deeper intimacy that conjoins their philosophies. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Adorno, Theodor W., and Walter Benjamin. 1999 . The complete correspondence, 1928 – 1940 . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 195–217.
Published: 01 May 2022
... this counterintuitive valorization of risk, the essay examines the barebacking and bug chasing subcultures that emerged during the late 1990s. These communities, too, sourced means of filiation, intimacy, and minoritized historicity from their identification with—and desire for—HIV. Thinking these movements together...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 113–127.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Carlos Motta; Heather Love Heather Love interviews Carlos Motta about his recent show Deviations (April 21–May 21, 2016, PPOW Gallery, New York City). They discuss LGBTQ politics, ephemeral and fugitive evidence, the violence of the archive, and unexpected intimacies with the queer past. Motta...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 5–23.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., remains missing and is presumed dead. Four years before the crash, Devonte was famously photographed at the age of twelve, tearfully hugging a white police officer at a Ferguson rally in Portland, Oregon. By simultaneously occupying the feel-good spectacle of interracial intimacy and the everyday tragedy...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 225–247.
Published: 01 May 1998
... ( 4 ): 783 -801. Herzfeld , Michael . 1993 . The Social Production of Indifference: Exploring the Symbolic Roots of Western Bureaucracy . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Herzfeld , Michael . 1997 . Cultural Intimacy: Social Poetics in the Nation-State . New York: Routledge...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 47–66.
Published: 01 January 2004
... from different countries and of both genders mobilize eclectic idioms of trust and sex in order to carry out economic exchange in a weakly reg- ulated economic environment. In the process, they form gendered social relation- ships ranging from friendship to sexual intimacy. Over the last fifteen...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 May 2007
... of intimacy, belonging, and sociability that, ultimately, Rosetta can have only with herself, in a private, hoarded space that’s usually occupied by the pain of her ulcer, a condition of attrition that the film sug- gests is a symbol and consequence of the intensity of aching life-making activity...