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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 419–448.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Anya Bernstein This article looks at recent Russian lawsuits accusing artists and curators of “inciting religious hatred.” It seeks to explain the reasons behind these controversies by considering the respective scopic regimes informing several exhibits and subsequent trials from 1998 to 2010. One...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 93–116.
Published: 01 January 2019
... “Eastern music” on the Crimean peninsula, Radio Meydan generated a new virtual space in which latent competing liminal sovereign imaginaries of Crimea, situated within the upheavals of Ukrainian instability and Russian aggression, were produced and negotiated. Through attention to the aural sphere—to the...
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Public Culture (1 January 1999) 11 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 January 1999
...Andrew Wachtel Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Translation, Imperialism, and National Self-Definition in Russia Andrew Wachtel The Russian empire entered the age of...
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Public Culture (1 May 1994) 6 (2): 263–292.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Press. Nabokov , Vladimir . 1981. “Philistines and Philistinism.” In Lectures on Russian Literature. New York: Harcourt Brace & Jovanovich. Paperny , Vladimir . 1984. Kul'tura Dva. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Praz , Mario . 1981. An Illustrated History of...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 367–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
... considers the possibilities for and challenges to participatory political culture in public spaces — both in and beyond the museum. Turning attention instead to recent Russian lawsuits accusing artists and curators of “inciting religious hatred,” Anya Bernstein seeks to explain why the Russian...
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Public Culture (1 January 2004) 16 (1): 47–66.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... 1992 . Samovars and sex on Turkey's Russian markets. Anthropology Today 8 : 3 -6. Humphrey, Caroline. 1995 . Creating a culture of disillusionment: Consumption in Moscow, a chronicle of changing times. In Worlds apart: Modernity through the prism of the local , edited by Daniel Miller. London...
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Public Culture (1 May 2012) 24 (2 (67)): 239–247.
Published: 01 May 2012
... variants on these two ideal types; some, like the Ottoman and the Russian, combined them. European empires in Africa in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries hesitated between an assimilationist tendency — motivated by their confidence in the superiority of Western civilization — and a tendency to...
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Public Culture (1 September 2006) 18 (3): 573–605.
Published: 01 September 2006
... glass tunnel flooded with warm September light and populated by parents and grandparents with children, couples sitting on benches convers- Work on this essay began during the academic year 2001 – 2, which I spent in Moscow as a research fellow at the Russian State University for the Humanities...
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Public Culture (1 May 2001) 13 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Serguei Alex. Oushakine © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Serguei Alex. Oushakine , an associate professor in the Department of History of World and Russian Culture at Altai State Technical University in Barnaul, Siberia (Russia), is a Ph.D. candidate in anthropology at Columbia...
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Public Culture (1 May 2008) 20 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Buffett Center for International and Comparative Stud- ies. His interests range from Russian literature and culture to East European and Balkan culture, history, and politics. His most recent book, The Balkans in World History, will be...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Trinidad. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Borenstein, Eliot. 2007. Overkill: Sex and Violence in Contemporary Russian Pop Culture. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press. Bousquet, Marc. 2008. How the University Works: Higher Education and the Low-Wage Nation. New York: New York University...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2019
... a context of political instability and Russian aggression. Isabel Huacuja Alonso’s focus is on All India Radio, the national radio network; whereas Sonevytsky shows a relatively successful project of constructing an aural sphere, Alonso’s case helps us understand some limits of these national...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 177–204.
Published: 01 January 2000
... sixteenth- century Egypt, whose descendants, augmented by later individual and group migrations, came to form a Turco-Circassian elite. The history of the Caucasus in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries is largely framed by the conflicts between the Russian and Ottoman Empires in which local peoples...
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Public Culture (1 January 2004) 16 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 January 2004
... independent notions: languages may be very prevalent but not that central (e.g., Japanese) or very central but not too prevalent (e.g., Swahili). Some languages, of course, are both prevalent and central: Russian, for example, is both the most...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 149–154.
Published: 01 May 1991
... with the brilliantly constructed out-of-control quality of Orson Welles’s War of the Worlds radio drama. In the background of the newsroom is a large monitor tuned to Israeli TV; on the screen is a talking head instructing, alternately in Hebrew and Russian, how to put on a gas mask. Cut to...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): v–viii.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil (2011), is being translated into French, Russian, Turkish, and Arabic edi- tions. He is also the author of Rule of Experts: Egypt, Techno­ politics...
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Public Culture (1 January 1988) 1 (1): 17–19.
Published: 01 January 1988
... across the large road was the American or the Russian embassy. The principles of planning are everywhere writ large, always spelled with capital letters, in Brasilia. Traffic does flow (perhaps the only place in Brazil) through the city's underpasses and freeways; air and light do circu...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 141–173.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., ed. Wen-hin Yeh (Berkeley: University of California, Institute of East Asian Studies, 1998), 52 – 105; and Peter C. Perdue, “Boundaries, Maps, and Movement: Chinese, Russian, and Mongolian Empires in Early Modern...
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Public Culture (1 September 1994) 6 (3): 607–612.
Published: 01 September 1994
...: Iowa Center for Communication Study of the School of Journalism & Mass Commu- 609 nication, University of Iowa, 1993). Recent Arrivals Efimova, Alla and Lev Manovich, Editors and translators. Tekstura: Russian Essays on Visual Culture. (Chicago...
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Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): x–xii.
Published: 01 May 2002
... in September 2001. In the wake of U.S.-Russian antiterrorist talks, the U.S. secretary of state, Colin Powell, announced that not only is the Cold War over, but the post–Cold War era is now a historic memory. How do such declarations of a...