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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 347–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Studies (2000); editor of Beautiful-Ugly: African and Diaspora Aesthetics (2004); and is finalizing a book of essays on South African literature and culture. Writing the World from an African Metropolis...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 181–192.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of superfluity. Public Culture 16 : 373 -405. Mbembe, Achille, and Sarah Nuttall. 2004 . Writing the world from an African metropolis. Public Culture 16 : 347 -72. Mbembe, Achille, Nsizwa Dlamini, and Grace Khunou. 2004 . Soweto now. Public Culture 16 : 497 -504. Nuttall, Sarah. 2004...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): ix–x.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Elizabeth A. Povinelli 2004 Johannesburg—The Elusive Metropolis Sarah Nuttall Achille Mbembe Guest Editors Public Culture Society for Transnational Cultural Studies...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): xi–xiii.
Published: 01 September 2004
... 2004 Johannesburg—The Elusive Metropolis Sarah Nuttall Achille Mbembe Guest Editors Public Culture Society for Transnational Cultural Studies...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 193–202.
Published: 01 January 2005
... at the University of the Witwatersrand and a senior researcher at WISER. They are coeditors of “Johannesburg—The Elusive Metropolis,” a special issue of Public Culture (fall 2004). A Blasé Attitude: A Response to Michael Watts...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 373–405.
Published: 01 September 2004
... forgetting. Friedrich Nietzsche, Untimely Meditations f there is ever an African form of metropolitan modernity, then Johannesburg II will have been its classical location. The idea of the metropolis in European thought has always been linked...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 85–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
... approach . Translated by Sheridan Alan . Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press . Correa Felipe . 2011 . A projective space for the South American hinterland: Resource-extraction urbanism . Harvard Design Magazine , no. 1 : 174 – 85 . Cronon William . 1991 . Nature’s metropolis...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 75–107.
Published: 01 January 1999
... a bustling cosmopolitan metropolis, the B fifth largest city in the world, and China’s largest harbor and treaty-port— a city that was already an international legend (“the Paris of Asia”) and a world of splendored modernity set apart from the still tradition-bound countryside that was China.1 Much...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 575–576.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the field photo by David G. Nicholls Madonna blows a kiss to passing motorists from the back door of a car rapide. Dakar, West African metropolis and capital of Senegal, is a transit hub in the broadest sense. The streets are crowded, and not only with private cars...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 453–477.
Published: 01 September 2004
... prevalence, behavioural risks, and mass media; Household survey 2002 . Cape Town: Human Science Research Council. www.hsrcpublishers.ac.za/index.html?hiv.htmlcontent . Simmel, Georg. 1971 . The metropolis and mental life. In On individuality and social forms: Selected writings , edited by Donald N...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 66–75.
Published: 01 May 1989
... conceptual pairs have been cen- ter (or core) and periphery, metropolis and satellite? Asymmetries are pre- sent in the global social organization of meaning as well. But what kind of asymmetries are they? How closely aligned are the asymmetries of culture with those of economy, politics, or military...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2000
... expansion of the metropolis and the predominance of elec- tronic media as the location of the urban periphery’s public cultural space has meant, at the very least, the demotion of the Centro Histórico as the chief show- case of cultural...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 55–84.
Published: 01 January 2011
... (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995). 64 and that the question of hegemony in the colonies, something it has debated, is Postcolonial Studies inseparable from that of imperial hegemony in the metropolis, including in terms of relations of gender, class, or ethnic...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2015
... life. In opposition to what they assumed to be the regular, stable, and familiar routines of rural existence, the city was defined as a fundamentally unknowable and unpredictable environment. What Georg Simmel (1969 [1903]) called the “mental life of the metropolis” was a response to the frenetic...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 255–257.
Published: 01 January 2011
...-­Class Living in a Chinese Metropolis. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press. 257 ...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 557–562.
Published: 01 September 1999
... of most people to go abroad. Leaving the metropolis behind, Tehranis venture into provinces of Iran that are at once exoticised and presented as “home.” Capitalizing on the theme of absence, many tour companies cater to returning Iranians who visit for only...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 749–768.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., city planning and environmental policies—that were gradually entering the media as Beijing was becoming a global metropolis. Finally, the artist abandoned his anonymity and joined this discussion: Zhang gave his first interview in March 1998 to directly address his...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2013
...,” by Stephen Graham, Renu Desai, and Colin McFarlane, is a field report on the battle for basic resources and human dignity in a rapidly developing metropolis. The third, “No Contest: Participatory Technologies and 2 the Transformation...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): vii–viii.
Published: 01 May 2004
...: Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis Guest edited by Sarah Nuttall and Achille Mbembe Lindsay Bremner on township space; Mark Gevisser on urban regeneration; Frédéric Le Marcis on the suffering body in the city; John Matshikiza on the instant city; Achille Mbembe on the aesthetics of superfluity; Achille...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 619–622.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Metropolis. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Mottahedeh, Negar. 2008. Displaced Allegories: Post-revolutionary Iranian Cin- ema. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Nelson, Christopher. 2008. Dancing with the Dead: Memory, Performance, and Everyday Life in Postwar Okinawa. Durham, N.C.: Duke...