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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 (2019) 31 (2): 323–341.
Published: 01 May 2019
... becomes possible. In 1977, Jamaica witnessed the birth of one of the Caribbean’s first gay activist organizations, the Gay Freedom Movement (GFM), during the democratic socialist administration of the newly independent island’s then prime minister Michael Manley. By situating GFM in relation to Jamaica’s...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 135–152.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Benjamin Lee Abstract Lauren Berlant, Moishe Postone, and Michael Silverstein were colleagues at the University of Chicago for over thirty years. Postone was one of the leading Marxist thinkers in the world; Silverstein was the leading linguistic anthropologist of his generation; and Berlant...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 465–485.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of insecurity and its paradoxical entanglement with the enactments of citizenship and state-citizen relations, the article argues that people's attempts to remain safe constitute a permanent process of making visible and defacing (following Michael Taussig's notion of defacement) dangerousness and criminal...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
... the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown not only as performances of grief and of the birth of political subjectivity—even as they emphatically stage how respectable black maternal political subjectivity is born through loss. These black maternal memoirs also offer what we call strange...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 143–171.
Published: 01 January 2018
... seen a massive expansion of the national security state, marks a continuity of Cold War emotion management and national security affect. Employing Michael Billig’s concepts of “hot” and “banal” nationalism, the article contends that the nationwide “If You See Something, Say Something” campaign forms...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 251–289.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Michael Watts Copyright © 1996 by The University of Chicago 1996 Literature Cited Achebe , C. 1988. Anthills of the Savannas . New York: Vintage. Ajami , F. 1995. “The Sorrows of Egypt.” Foreign Affairs September : 2 -88. Al-Azmeh , A. 1993. Islams...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 143–175.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Michael McQuarrie This essay describes the transformation of civic participation from a tool of democratization into a tool for elite authority. Looking at various participatory projects in community-based organizations in a city in America’s Rust Belt, the essay demonstrates how the very...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 181–192.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Michael Watts © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Michael Watts is professor of geography at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of Reworking Modernity (1992) and Silent Violence (1993) and coeditor (with David Goodman) of Globalizing Agro-Foodd (1997...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 165–185.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Michael Hanchard Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Literature Cited “A Cinderela Negra,” Veja , 7 de Julho, 1993 , 66 -73. Andrews , George Reid . 1991 . Blacks and Whites in São Paulo, Brazil. 1888–1988 . Madison: University of Wisconsin. Neves...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 195–223.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Michael C. Dawson Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Literature Cited Baker Jr. Houston A. 1993. Black Studies, Rap, and the Academy. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Brown , Elsa Barkley . 1989. “To Catch the Vision of Freedom: Reconstructing...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 49–90.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Michael Warner © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Michael Warner is a professor of English at Rutgers University. His most recent works include the forthcoming collection Publics and Counterpublics, The Trouble with Normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life (1999...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Michael Warner © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Michael Warner is a professor of English at Rutgers University. His most recent books include The Trouble with Normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life (1999) and Publics and Counterpublics (2002...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 477–494.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Michael Kaplan © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Michael Kaplan teaches in the Department of Communication and Culture at Indiana University. He is currently writing a book about the role of friendship in the liberal social imaginary. Iconomics...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 531–558.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Michael Silverstein © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Michael Silverstein is the Charles F. Grey Distinguished Service Professor in the Departments of Anthropology, Linguistics, and Psychology and the Committee on Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities at the University...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Michael Dutton © 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Michael Dutton is a reader in the Department of Political Science,University of Melbourne, Australia. He is the author of Policing and Punishment in China (1992), Streetlife China (1998), and Policing the Chinese Political...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (1): 97–112.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Michael North © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Michael North teaches English at the University of California at Los Angeles. He is the author of The Dialect of Modernism: Race, Language, and Twentieth-Century Literature (1994), Reading 1922: A Return to the Scene of the Modern...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (2): 239–244.
Published: 01 May 1993
...Michael M. J. Fischer Copyright © 1993 by The University of Chicago 1993 Literature Cited Ahmed , Akbar . 1992 . Postmodernism and Islam . London: Routledge. Fischer , M. 1992 . “Is Islam the Odd Civilization Out?” New Perspectives Quarterly 9 ( no. 2 ): 54 –59...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 63–66.
Published: 01 January 1992
...Michael Taussig Copyright © 1992 by the Society For Transnational Cultural Studies 1992 THE: MAGlC OF TKSTAT€ Swarming with hunches and surprises, this timely essay of Achille Mbembe’s opens new vistas for understanding ourselves as well as the State - not merely...
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 3–29.
Published: 01 January 1993
...Michael Sprinker Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Literature Cited Ahmad , Aijaz . 1992 . In Theory: Classes, Nations, Literatures . London: Verso. Bhabha , Homi , ed. 1990 . Nation and Narration . London and New York: Routledge. Blaut , James M...