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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 13 The Power of Thought . WPB (1942–1943), NAID 534178, RG 179. Figure 13. The Power of Thought. WPB (1942–1943), NAID 534178, RG 179. More
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Published: 01 September 2015
Figure 1 AEC soldier demonstrates the power of the global base locator to young visitors. Source: Department of Defense photo by Carrie McLeroy Figure 1. AEC soldier demonstrates the power of the global base locator to young visitors. Source: Department of Defense photo by Carrie McLeroy More
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 351–357.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Valeria Procupez This article discusses the unprecedented heat waves affecting the city of Buenos Aires—between December 2013 and January 2014—and the extended power outages that ensued. It focuses on this particular extreme case to examine a broader spectrum of shortcomings regarding energy in...
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Public Culture (1 January 2016) 28 (1 (78)): 139–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
... us , that is, at the sedentary, rather than those on the move, and at those who wield state power, rather than those who seek its protection. Forced migration is a powerful tool for posing ethical questions. What are our obligations to those who flee? What is the relationship between hospitality and...
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Public Culture (1 January 1990) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 January 1990
...] ) The Barbarian West, 400–1000 . Oxford and New York: Basil Blackwell. Wolf , Eric R. ( 1959 ) Sons of the Shaking Earth . Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. Good Day Columbus: Silences, Power And Public History (1492-1892...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Achille Mbembe Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 TW‘DANALITY OF ?’OW€R AND TW A€STttETICS W VULGARITY IN TWPOSTCOLONY Translated by Janet Roitman In this article, I will examine the banality of power in the “postcolony.”l By “banality of...
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Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 113–122.
Published: 01 January 1992
... argue that Achille Mbembe’s “The Banality of Power and the Aesthetics of Vulgarity in the Postcolony” offers an inno- vative response to the question of the nature of the production and reproduc- tion of power in the contemporary world.’ Its immediate significance for the African postcolony is...
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Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 1992
...Judith Butler Copyright © 1992 by the Society For Transnational Cultural Studies 1992 Mbembe’s provocative essay brings together a set of primarily French theoretical perspectives on power and spectacle to think through the analyt- ics of what he calls “the postcolony” through the...
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Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 75–81.
Published: 01 January 1992
... roi . Paris: Editions de Minuit. Mbembe , Achille . 1992 “The Banality of Power and the Aesthetics of Vulgarity in the Postcolony.” Public Culture 4 / 2 : 1 -30. Trouillot , Michel-Rolph . 1990 Haiti: State against Nation. The Origins and Legacy of Duvalierism . New York...
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Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 89–108.
Published: 01 January 1992
..., in Power: Thinking Across the Disciplines . ed. Geoff Eley. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press (forthcoming). Coronil , Fernando , and Julie Skurski. 1991 Dismembering and Remembering the Nation: The Semantics of Political Violence in Venezuela, Comparative Studies in Society and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 607–610.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Family Romance and Métissage (1999). Bataille, Georges. 1988 –91. The accursed share: An essay on general economy , translated by Robert Hurley. New York: Zone. The Power of Words Françoise Vergès I n “African Modes of Self...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 629–641.
Published: 01 September 2002
... issue of Public Culture . On the Power of the False Achille Mbembe Translated by Judith Inggs I n the essay “African Modes of Self-Writing” (Public Culture 14 [winter 2002]: I239–73), I develop the idea that...
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Public Culture (1 May 2003) 15 (2): 347–370.
Published: 01 May 2003
... expansion 1860–1898 . Ithaca,N.Y.: Cornell University Press. Mahan, Alfred Thayer. 1893 . Hawaii and our future sea-power. Forum 15 (March): 1 -11. ———. 1899 . Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles . Boston: Little,Brown. Mead, Margaret. 1942 . And keep your powder dry! An...
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Public Culture (1 January 2007) 19 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Dipesh Chakrabarty Duke University Press 2007 e s s ay s “In the Name of Politics”: Democracy and the Power of the Multitude in...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 101–126.
Published: 01 January 1995
...Vicente L. Rafael Copyright © 1995 by The University of Chicago 1995 Taglish, or the Phantom Power of the Lingua Franca Vicente L. Rafael 1n her celebrated novel, Dogeaters, the Filipina-American mestiza writer...
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Public Culture (1 May 1997) 9 (2): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 1997
... . The Seminar of Jacques Lacan: Book III, Les Psychoses, 1955–1956 . Jacques-Alain Miller, ed. New York: Norton. Mbembe , A. 1992 . “The Banality of Power and the Aesthetics of Vulgarity in the Postcolony.” Public Culture 4 , 2 : 1 -30. Medding , P. 1981 . “Ruling Elites Models: A...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 509–534.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Chandra Mukerji This essay builds on theories of space and power, addressing the question of how spaces can exercise pedagogical power with political effects. It focuses empirically on the gardens of Versailles in seventeenth-century France, when the park was used to promote the view of France as...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 583–593.
Published: 01 September 2008
... RETORT responds to its critics with a deep appreciation but also with a need to assert the broad purposes and character of Afflicted Powers as a polemical survey and provocation in which the authors challenge the Left to recover from its two decades of panic over the dangers of “totalization” and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 501–528.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Bruce Grant “Art belongs to the people,” Vladimir Lenin famously pronounced at the outset of the Soviet period. For generations, Soviet leaders and their constituents alike had a deft sense of art in the service of state power, including the placement of spectacular architectural monuments among...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Matthew Canfield In contrast to hierarchical models of international law, contemporary transnational law is constituted by networks of states, international institutions, multinational corporations, and transnational activists struggling for power by producing competing norms. This essay examines...