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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 2 Takahata’s tanuki in their realistic mode of representation in the 1994 film Pom Poko Figure 2. Takahata’s tanuki in their realistic mode of representation in the 1994 film Pom Poko More
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Public Culture (1 September 1994) 6 (3): 525–545.
Published: 01 September 1994
... 27 (September): 5 -36. Terror Incognito: Representation, Repetition, Experience in Henry: Portrait ofa Serial Killer Jefiey S. Pence 1n rural Texas in 1983...
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Public Culture (1 May 2006) 18 (2): 348–359.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Laura Junka Duke University Press 2006 Figure 1  Aesthetics of Gaza Beach during the intifada al-Aqsa. Photo: Laura Junka P H O T O - E S S AY Camping in the Third Space: Agency, Representation...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Nouri Gana Theodor W. Adorno's by now infamous dictum that “to write lyric poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric” still weighs heavily on various modern and contemporary representations of war and violence, especially in the Arab world, where the legacy of the Holocaust, entangled with differing or...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 601–622.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Paul Crosthwaite; Peter Knight; Nicky Marsh This curation project explores visual representations of financial markets. Focusing on phases of upheaval in transatlantic finance extending back to the early eighteenth century, it traces a recurrent interplay among figuration, abstraction, and allegory...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 429–436.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Roland Marchal This article takes issue with a number of key representations of the Darfur and Chad crises. It argues that the conflict in Darfur is to some extent the continuation of the civil war in Chad, not the opposite; the failure to acknowledge the regional dimensions of these two crises is...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 January 2019
... such objectivated social knowledge, as Stuart Hall describes it, the racialized characters Las Negritas Puloy , Las Palenqueras/Las Negras Bollongas , and El Son de Negro would be illegible to audiences. These three popular representations of Blackness ascribe particular behaviors and ways of being to...
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Public Culture (1 September 2011) 23 (3 (65)): 493–504.
Published: 01 September 2011
...—illuminate the tensions in the debate around whether to focus on the transnational movement of images, ideas, and public forms or on the local meanings of texts and representations. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 I would like to thank Dilip Parameshwar Gaonkar, Stephen Twilley...
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Public Culture (1 September 2011) 23 (3 (65)): 603–634.
Published: 01 September 2011
... authenticated by noise and psychedelic incommensurability. “World Music 2.0” conjoins the open source ethics of online networks with long-standing countercultural networks of circulation. Media redistributors resist hegemonic frameworks of intellectual property and cultural representation by conjuring a...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 333–361.
Published: 01 May 2017
... representations of Islam and internal interpretations of divine intent. Far from being just exercises in interlingual equivalence, subtitling is a form of moral critique motivated by both postcolonial and theological imperatives. These acts of translation, and their internal debate at Iqraa, exceed the familiar...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 275–288.
Published: 01 May 2019
... disregard for the liberal norm of formal equality and embrace of a model of demographic representation. In this article, the author takes up the tensions between these different approaches to democracy and their implications for addressing historical inequalities. Copyright 2019 by Duke University Press...
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Public Culture (1 May 2014) 26 (2 (73)): 233–255.
Published: 01 May 2014
... targetable areas. I argue that these visualizations of the environment are governed by a metaphysical discourse: photographs taken from a great height that pretend to show the majesty of nature and purport to be apolitical, objective, and transparent as a form of environmental representation. This military...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 235–260.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the (Haitian) zombie as pivot point, the essay reflects on the continuity between dehumanized discursive and visual representations of (postearthquake) Haitians, sub-Saharan Africans, and other immiserated “others.” In question is what exactly the contemporary zombie allows “First World” citizenries...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 359–387.
Published: 01 May 2016
... dominant official representations of retreat as marginal, unpopular, and infeasible with existing cases of collective movement away from rising waters that demonstrate just the opposite. I argue that the word retreat is a valuable and necessary addition to the language of climate change adaptation, serving...
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Public Culture (1 May 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, not...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 403–430.
Published: 01 May 2009
... space and inhabited time. Operating as a neo-orientalist simulacrum, such projects subvert, spatially and semiotically, the standard logic of urban representation and modernistic notions of segregation. The concept of spatial heteronomy is proposed to address such dialectic strategies of spatial...
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Public Culture (1 September 2010) 22 (3): 487–505.
Published: 01 September 2010
... sexualization of Europe that the politics of immigration entail. This explicit representation uncovered the logic of inclusion and exclusion that defines today the boundaries of sexual democracy. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Our gratitude to the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 39–42.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Boubacar Touré Mandémory © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Boubacar Touré Mandémory , a self-taught photographer,represents a contemporary movement in Africa to reject ethnographic-realist representations of the continent. His work includes 1998 coverage of the African Football...
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Public Culture (1 January 1990) 3 (1): 67–76.
Published: 01 January 1990
...- modem culture by attacking its “qualities” of simulation, its promotion of surface and its inadequate capacity for reflection upon specificity and his- tory. Yet viewed within the theory of representation (which by definition cannot be a theory of “periodization,” since periodization would always...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2019
... globally circulating racial imagination. As local narratives meet global representations, these subservient, sexualized, and animalistic representations make race legible. Resisting what many US scholars of Latin America are accused of — “mistranslating critique into travesty, difference into error...