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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 261–281.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Liam Kennedy As perpetual wars of terror and securitization dislocate relations between domestic and foreign affairs, visual news media are shaping perceptions of the forms of violence—shock and awe, collateral damage—that attend these wars. This essay considers the role that photography is playing...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 175–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., 2007). We thank the Guggenheim Foundation and the British Academy for their support. The Visible and the Invisibles: Photography and Social Imaginaries in Brazil Beatriz Jaguaribe and Maurício Lissovsky...
Published: 01 May 2023
figure 2 The scene of crime, Joseph Zealy's photography studio, where Renty was captured. This image was redacted by Ariella Aïsha Azoulay in collaboration with Yonatan Vinitsky. More
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 341–370.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Rosalind C. Morris Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Surviving Pleasure at the Periphery: Chiang Mai and the Photographies of Political...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 55–84.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Fred Turner In 1955 the Museum of Modern Art in New York opened one of the most popular photography exhibitions of all time: The Family of Man . Visitors marveled at images hung over their heads, mounted by their feet, and dangling in midair. This essay shows how The Family of Man and its mode...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 377–394.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Vyjayanthi Rao This article analyzes the Gandhian legacy in contemporary Indian art practices, including photography, architecture, and film, and investigates the possibilities and impasses of a specifically Gandhian modern aesthetic practice. Situating a specific set of artistic projects...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 487–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Nicole R. Fleetwood “Posing in Prison” examines vernacular photography and studio portraiture taken inside US prisons through an investigation of the production practices and the circulation of these images in and out of prisons. The photographs include images that document family visits...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 424–427.
Published: 01 September 1999
... idealism of humanistic photography in the 1950s).3 This project landed Arbus the role of culprit in David Hevey’s (1992) history of the “enfreakment” of disability by photography, a catalog of prevailing visual cultural conventions that have...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 333–336.
Published: 01 May 2001
... a B.F.A. in photography from the Rhode Island School of Design and has lived and worked in New York City since 1990. Her photographs have been exhibited internationally, and she recently curated Photography about Photography at Andrew Kreps Gallery in New York. The “Bathhouses” project is a series shot...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 May 2010
... paradox: no matter how critical we are of its construc- tion, once we choose to photograph it, we are colluding with its construction and preservation. Photography is related directly to proving that something exists and to memorializing the presence of places that have been built or destroyed...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 399–428.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of disability, Post’s reader is the vul- nerable one. A flustered bourgeois public forgets its manners, its eyes a lazy prey to the faux pas of the stare. And so the reminder: Never stare. As well as the questions: Can a photography whose subject is fascination redeem...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 185–213.
Published: 01 January 2020
... and traditional archives created specifically to empower state institutions/law enforcers to amass information that might later be used as leverage—or even as evidence—against the subjects documented therein. Notably, ever since its invention, photography has played a central role as an effective means...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 349–369.
Published: 01 September 2021
... by Duke University Press 2021 Cambodia Color Medical images Photography Pregnancy Puthea came to my house for dinner. We sat, just the two of us, eating garlicky eggplant and rice, talking pregnant life. She was almost nine months along, an enormous belly, ankles swollen, face beaming...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 1991
... . University of California Press, 1991 . Pappu , R. , A. Cherian, S. Vishwanathan, and V. V. Karthika. “Interviews with hoarding painters.” Paper presented at the second Workshop on Photography and Society conducted with the support of Anveshi research Centre for Women's Studies and funded...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 137–160.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of things, many of the most followed accounts are packed with selfies. While self-portraiture in art is not new, its prevalence as a genre of photograph is. José van Dijck (2008 : 58) suggests that the primary purpose of analog personal photography was to create memory aids, to remember the way things were...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 205–211.
Published: 01 May 2014
... War Game: Major Findings and Background .” Working paper , Center for a New American Security , Washington, DC . Chaudhary Zahid R . 2012 . Afterimage of Empire: Photography in Nineteenth-Century India . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . De Landa Manuel . 1991...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 707–720.
Published: 01 September 2000
... . Une longue histoire: La photographie est présente au Sénégal depuis bientôt un siècle et demi. Nouvel Horizon, L'Hebdo du Vendredi , no. 193 , 29 October. PC 12.3-06 Biaya 11/16/00 3:55 PM Page 707 “Crushing the Pistachio...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): v–viii.
Published: 01 September 2012
... of Southampton. She is the author of Money, Speculation, and Finance in Contem- porary British Fiction (2007). Carol McCusker was for eight years the curator of photography...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 67–80.
Published: 01 May 1992
... to the original “cult value” of art. It is this “aura,” he argues, which withers when art is made mechanically reproducible by photography, and when “cult value” is displaced by “exhibition value.” But, writes Benjamin, cult value does not give way without resistance. It retires into an ultimate re...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 499–516.
Published: 01 September 2005
...) and An Archive of Feelings: Trauma, Sexuality, and Lesbian Public Cultures (2003). She is currently associate editor of GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies. Lisa Kessler is an independent editorial and documentary photographer in Boston as well as a teacher of photography at Northeastern University...