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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 409–417.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Press 2022 reparations infrastructure mapping In September 2017, Guarani demonstrators shut down the signal towers on Jaraguá Peak, the highest point in São Paulo, causing six hundred thousand people to go without television and mobile service (Carvalho 2017 ). They were protesting...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 177–189.
Published: 01 May 2023
... and surprising histories to ground and energize a fresh wave of activism that looks to collective forms of urban and rural landholding to address racism, whiteness, inequality, reparations, and climate change. keller.easterling@yale.edu Copyright 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 civil rights...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2022
... incorporated. In effect, their testimonies and embodiments invert the reparative logic of worker remittances — cash transfers often thought to be the objective of migration. Against the cruel economies of risk that decapacitated AMIREDIS members as laborers, their testimonies offer an internationalism...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 207–231.
Published: 01 May 2023
... but now reframes them as evidence of a liberal idea of shared humanity. This article argues that such reframings are a form of harm made possible by Harvard's proprietary and discursive capture of the photographs, which is currently being contested in a reparations lawsuit brought by Tamara Lanier...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 2022
... . Sheller Mimi . 2018 . Mobility Justice: The Politics of Movement in an Age of Extremes. London : Verso . Táíwò Olúfémi O . 2022 . Reconsidering Reparations. New York : Oxford University Press . Tsing Anna Lowenhaupt , Mathews Andrew S. , and Bubandt Nils . 2019...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2002
... demands, and government transitions after civil war. The constitution of courts in postcolonial and postwar societies begets transitional amnesties, reparations, or silent amnesia, and public hearings and mandates inau- gurate forums for testimony that have powerful effects on the way stories...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 89–111.
Published: 01 January 2021
... attempt to develop a Balibarian project of translation that commits to the right to be named politically, absent the epistemic violence of a disenfranchising or expulsive denomination, I would make the case for reparative translation , geared toward acts of redress and restitution in the spirit of Ta...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the determina- tion of areas of action, investigation, and intervention — Colombia sanctioned the National Committee for Reparation and Reconciliation in a social and political context of war. Colombia’s unique circumstances not only complicate such issues as the specification of heinous crimes...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 443–455.
Published: 01 September 2023
... activity per se, it can be viewed also as a communally organized practice of “compensation in the absence of punishment” (Gilmer 2017 ) and of securing reparations for the devastation and ongoing colonization of communal marine waters. Without condoning acts of violence, and taking into consideration...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 319–325.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of thousands of overlapping geographies for peoples, animals, and plants who live in the Atlantic Forest. For the Guarani, the earth is a lively “terrestrial platform” that they maintain and are maintained by. In 2016, the municipality began making infrastructural reparation through the Guarani Greenbelt...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 23–62.
Published: 01 January 2016
... historians ( Franklin 2012 ) are rekindling the demand for a reparations “superfund” funded by the penalties imposed on the banks for their preying on communities of color. It is also not surprising that public opinion evidence reveals that grassroots blacks continue to support reparations despite massive...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 155–166.
Published: 01 May 2022
... it all the harder to see and interrogate. Nonetheless, as one of the units on the Caribbean Syllabus (unit 14, “The Past Is Not Past: The Case for Reparations”) emphasizes, there have been important attempts to highlight the violence of governance-by-debt and to insist that the true relationship...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Reparations Corporation launched lawsuits against the German govern- ment and against firms that profited from the forced labor of prisoners taken in the 1904 war. Government officials fear a flood of new claims if third- or fourth- generation descendents of survivors are successful in claiming...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Affairs. Martin, Michael T., and Marilyn Yaquinto, eds. 2007. Redress for Historical Injustices in the United States: On Reparations for Slavery, Jim Crow, and Their Legacies. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 25–28.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of armed forces being mobilized to enforce the sovereign debt payments of Southern Europe may seem far-­fetched. But consider how much of the genocidal history of twentieth-­century Europe was underpinned by the violence set in motion by debt reparations. The International Monetary Fund (IMF...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2021
... translation.” Just translation, or rather “justicing in translation,” turns away from the quest for equivalent terms. Instead, it participates in the wider spaces of restitution, reparation, and renewal. Apter, too, leaves us in a hopeful position, one in which the capacity to evade definition may...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 359–364.
Published: 01 September 2022
... racialization and hazard; attention to fragments and residues of war; and a relational method for (sub)urban study that attempts—in compromised and partial ways—to support reparative political action. This essay relies, as all intellectual labor does, on collaborative and collective work. My work asks how...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 521–538.
Published: 01 September 2019
... tool for understanding the functions of law, as the broad field of legal scholarship known as critical race theory has established. In her article, “Looking to the Bottom: Critical Legal Studies and Reparations,” Mari Matsuda ([1987] 1995 : 63) writes, “What is suggested here is not abstract...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 279–288.
Published: 01 September 2023
... of Minnesota Press . Nelson Alondra . 2016 . The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation after the Genome . Boston : Beacon . Shapin Steven , and Schaffer Simon . 1985 . Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life . Princeton, NJ...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 119–141.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of reparation (symbolic or material) are usually made. And in most cases, there is also some recognition of, and commitment to, a project of national reconciliation, with truth telling as its instrument. Most truth 2. See, e.g., Truth Commissions: A Comparative Assessment, ed. Henry Steiner...