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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 387–410.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... 1996 . Global space and the nationalist discourse of modernity: The historical thinking of Liang Qichao . Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press. Monumental Histories: Manliness, the Military...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (1): 65–80.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Characters to Virtual Subjects (1999) and The Translation Zone: Language Politics at the Millennial Pass (forthcoming). PC 13.1-05 Apter 2/5/01 10:28 AM Page 65 Balkan Babel: Translation Zones, Military Zones...
Published: 01 September 2019
Figure 1 Military curfew in downtown Kingston, 2010. Photo by author. Figure 1. Military curfew in downtown Kingston, 2010. Photo by author. More
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 249–259.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Claire Beckett; Nuit Banai This essay examines Claire Beckett’s Simulating Iraq (2007–9), a series of large-format color photographs that documents army personnel and civilian workers training American troops for military deployment by staging the theater of operations awaiting them. At the heart...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 233–255.
Published: 01 May 2014
... visualizations of performative environmental protests that took place in June 2012 against the Belo Monte Dam in Brazil. It claims that these visualizations are governed by a particular ontology that has its origins in the military and colonial activity of turning landscapes, and environments in general...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 418–432.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Noah Arjomand This essay follows a young barber named Mehmet as he joins the Turkish military in the wake of the country’s July 15, 2016, coup attempt. Mehmet’s preconscription rituals are used as an synecdochic entry point for a discussion of masculine dignity and control over public space as key...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 497–520.
Published: 01 September 2019
... military campaign. It begins with the tragedy of translation as an elegiac matter of the heart closing, and it attempts to understand the metaphor of closure alongside that of strangeness and (un)translatability in a series of encounters that take us into the heart of death-dealing and wartime...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Caren Kaplan; Andrea Miller; Shamus Khan; Madiha Tahir The use of drones to supplement and operationalize US border enforcement and municipal policing disturbs the supposed boundary between military and civilian or battleground and home front. Situating drones in an expanded field of a war power...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 449–485.
Published: 01 September 2015
...-military recreational programs, the article explores new concepts of humanism and global order being produced and disseminated as a praxis of persistent war. 19 The enduring stigma against requesting psychological treatment, especially among soldiers, is not lost on the US Army leadership, some of whom...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 379–392.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of the international development project will survive in the wake of American military withdrawal from the country. 2014 The ground floor of Kabul University Library is divided into spheres of foreign influence. There are American stacks, Iranian stacks, German stacks. The US embassy – funded Lincoln Learning...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 299–319.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Jonathan Hyslop This article argues that Gandhi's book Hind Swaraj was centrally concerned with undermining the influence of the violent “terrorist” wing of nationalism on Indian political militants. In particular he sought to question the inspiration that Japan's military defeat of Russia in 1905...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 377–402.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Ken Seigneurie This essay examines the cultural politics of the Lebanese Independence Uprising of spring 2005. I argue that representations produced during the uprising reveal a rhetoric of resistance to the kind of military coercion and legitimating discourses that mark contemporary history...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 205–211.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Allison Carruth; Robert P. Marzec This special issue of Public Culture explores forms of environmental image making and visualization in the context of the Anthropocene. The essays aim to spark dialogue about how visual technologies and media—from satellite imaging and military simulation...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 119–126.
Published: 01 January 2010
...JC2 project:rendition was an art collaboration that investigated recent American military policies hidden from public view. The project was produced by JC 2 , a collective comprising the artists Joy Episalla, Joy Garnett, Carrie Moyer, and Carrie Yamaoka...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
... conducted in several of Turkey's major urban centers. The figure of the secularist crowd provides an image of secularism grounded not in the coercive apparatuses of the military and the modernizing bureaucracy but in an assertion of populism. This article explores the tentative formation of a secular...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 409–418.
Published: 01 September 2019
... by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. police policing violence military war In Fall 2011, an American marine — who was involved in the brutal 2004 assault on Fallujah, Iraq — excoriated the NYPD for getting rough with Occupy protesters in Times Square, New...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (2): 135–159.
Published: 01 May 1997
... a military-scientific-media complex. And finally I treat this process as part and parcel of a militarization process that precedes and continues apace since the Cold War. With new plans for covert warfare and nuclear deterrence, military strategists...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 238–260.
Published: 01 May 2003
... not, alas, physically) sealed off from one another. Hendrik Hertzberg, “The Bush Manifesto” n Friday, 5 October 2001, several hundred people in Dhaka, the capital city OOof Bangladesh, marched in the streets to denounce the beginning of U.S. military assaults on al...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 561–571.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Public Culture tive stuff, the heaving complexity of the present packaged into a lively dialectic. Running with its all-too-full concepts, the master voice pronounces the subject of analysis: “the contradictions of military neo-liberalism under conditions...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 127–136.
Published: 01 May 1992
... for a cathartic experi- ence. Television had played a very significant role in the dramatic escalation of tension since the Iraqi invasion in August. But anxiety levels peaked as the January 15 deadline approached.2 The massive allied military buildup in Saudi Arabia was progressing rapidly...