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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 341–348.
Published: 01 May 2002
... workplace. Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique 8 : 531 -55. Am I the Only Survivor? Global Capital, Local Gaze, and Social Trauma in China Pun Ngai I don’t know how I...
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Public Culture (1 September 2006) 18 (3): 457–472.
Published: 01 September 2006
...João Biehl; Torben Eskerod Duke University Press 2006 p h o t o - e s s ay Will to Live: AIDS Drugs and Local Economies of Salvation João Biehl...
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Public Culture (1 May 2001) 13 (2): 333–336.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Rooms in U.S. Law over the Last Decade, from the U.S. Constitution to Local Ordinances Mary Anne Case Constitutional Equal Protection In litigation concerning the admission of women to the Virginia Military Institute (VMI), the school made much of the...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2000
... and has worked with battered sub-Saharan immigrant women in Paris. On the Predicament of the Sign: The Modern African Woman’s Claim to Locality Fatu Kande Senghor Fatu Kande Senghor is a writer and photographer who is currently Program Specialist for the Cultural Program at the Goree...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 127–158.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Puna . 1986 . Hawaii Review 20 . Bark , Ed. 1994 . “Isle ‘Byrds’ Worth a Look.” Honolulu Advertiser , 3 March. (Includes catalogue of television series set in Hawaii.). Bird , Jon , Barry Curtis, Tim Putman, George Robertson, and Lisa Ticker, eds. 1993 . Mapping the Futures: Local...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 403–430.
Published: 01 May 2009
... past decade, this article interrogates the modus operandi of the Andromeda Hill project and Palestinian resistance to it. Conceptualized as a neoliberal mode of ethnogentrification, this gated community attempts to achieve the impossible task of positioning itself both within and without local lived...
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Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2018
... examines how the Palestinian electro- dabke bands Ministry of Dub-Key and 47Soul perform rooted authenticity in conjunction with cosmopolitan aesthetics to appeal stylistically to both local and foreign audiences. Whereas Palestinian cultural performance has focused in the past on heroic struggle or...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 201–212.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., and in more empowered roles than in the past. This development offers an opportunity to develop more transparent, ethical, and effective models for collaborative urban research involving universities, local government, and citizen science networks. This sort of data-intensive administrative triage...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 529–558.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., the workshop constitutes maybe the absolute travel device: it can be transported and deployed everywhere without the need for translation into local vernaculars; it can exemplify the moral ambition for peace in the world backed with technical arrangements of space, time, and learning mostly imported...
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Public Culture (1 September 2016) 28 (3 (80)): 499–517.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Megan Vaughan Does the spread of psychological counseling techniques in eastern Africa represent a “globalization” of the mind? This essay traces the genealogies of this phenomenon and points to the ways in which a set of imported techniques has been localized. The marked pluralism of the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 453–462.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Greg Stimac Artist Greg Stimac shares fragments out of his formative years in rural/suburban northeastern Ohio, illustrating the impact of local and national histories on his work and life. 2013 Every garage sale is a history lesson, and on most summer errands our family car shuttled between...
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Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 51–77.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Daniela K. Rosner Roughly once a month, small groups of volunteers gather at local museums, libraries, and other public venues to help visitors fix their broken stuff. Designated Repair Cafes, Fixit Clinics, or Fixers Collectives, the organizations bring together contemporary environmentalist...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Colin Jerolmack; Nina Berman This photo-essay examines how the leasing of private and public land for shale gas extraction (“fracking”) in Pennsylvania has initiated a “tragedy of the commons” in historically communal locales, degrading common-pool resources and weakening long-standing norms of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2012) 24 (2 (67)): 239–247.
Published: 01 May 2012
... they extended control into culturally diverse regions. We draw attention to tensions between incorporation and differentiation, to strategies for managing local elites and other intermediaries, and to the competitions and conflicts among empires that shaped world history from antiquity until the...
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Public Culture (1 May 2012) 24 (2 (67)): 249–259.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of this endeavor is the problem of cultural mediation through which the slippery notions of “us” and “them” or “friend” and “foe” are constructed and materialized. While such simulations of identity create effects of the real, they also elude definitive capture or specific localization. Beckett’s...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the elections: ethnically targeted state repression, targeting of local ethnic proxies for national political figures, ethnic vigilantism, opportunistic criminal violence, and ethnic cleansing by Kalenjin ethnonationalists. The essay also argues that while there are good prospects for reconciliation...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 249–260.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Harel Shapira This essay explores the ways residents in southern Arizona are experiencing and responding to the militarization of the United States – Mexico border. By focusing on the local level, the essay examines an emergent border politics that focuses neither on immigrants nor the economy but...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 305–327.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Jessa Lingel Mobility is a defining feature of postindustrial, globalized societies. In critical theory, models of institutional mobility emphasize large corporations colonizing local economies, but what about smaller and more street-based forms of institutional movement? This essay looks at...
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Public Culture (1 September 2011) 23 (3 (65)): 493–504.
Published: 01 September 2011
...—illuminate the tensions in the debate around whether to focus on the transnational movement of images, ideas, and public forms or on the local meanings of texts and representations. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 I would like to thank Dilip Parameshwar Gaonkar, Stephen Twilley...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 197–214.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Damani J. Partridge; Matthew Chin Drawing on insights and examples from scholars from around the world, this volume thinks through the effects of the transnational discourses and practices of “diversity” in local, nation-state-based, and global arenas. We begin with the Regents of University of...