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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 573–605.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Sabine I. Gölz Duke University Press 2006 Moscow for Flaneurs: Pedestrian Bridges, Europe Square, and Moskva-City Sabine I. Gölz On a sunny afternoon in early September 2001, having...
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Figure 1 Witness (2023), Madison Square Park, New York. Photo: Lynda Churilla. More
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Figure 2 Witness (2023), night view, Madison Square Park, New York. Photo: Lynda Churilla. More
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Figure 2 Arieh Sharon, “View of the ramp leading from the university square into the library,” University of Ife, Nigeria, ca. 1969. Arieh Sharon, Kibbutz + Bauhaus: An Architect's Way in a New Land (Stuttgart: Kramer Verlag, 1976), 150. Yael Aloni Photo Collection. Courtesy of the Azrieli More
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Public Culture (2024) 36 (2 (103)): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 2024
... China, this kind of politics is a departure from the usual straightforward forms of popular resistance, as typified by the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest. Fiasco is not just any kind of failure. It is a kind of flop with performative flair, where repeated malfunctions and blunders escalate in often...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (3): 329–354.
Published: 01 September 1997
... in Tiananmen Square in 1994, or Xiunggung zhong as people call it in Beijing, it displayed a bright digital number of 1055 -the days remaining until the resumption of sovereignty over Hong Kong on 1 July 1997. When I returned to the Clock in 1996, the number had changed to 298, then 297...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 521–531.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Johannesburg: Perspectives on the Postapartheid City (2003). Deleuze, Gilles. 1993 . The fold: Leibniz and the baroque , translated by Tom Conley. Minneapolis:University of Minnesota Press. Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA). 2001 . Freedom Square precinct architectural competition brief...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 54–71.
Published: 01 January 1989
.... If this effort had a physical location, it was Tiananmen Square. Students using the catchword 'democracy' called more concretely for civil liberties conducive to public discourse about the current state and future of China: freedom of speech and publication, association and demonstration...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 239–258.
Published: 01 May 2015
... that continue to endure even in an age of collective culture made in other sites of social gathering and political organization. One of these is the expectation that the free and conducive mingling of strangers in streets, squares, parks, and other shared spaces fosters a culture of civility and civic...
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Public Culture (2024) 36 (1 (102)): 5–16.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Figure 1 Witness (2023), Madison Square Park, New York. Photo: Lynda Churilla. ...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 563–569.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Hong Kong Convention and Exhibitioon Centre Convention Hong Kong The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Extension David Clarke Tiananmen Square in Beijing is a site saturated with historical associations. A carefully constructed theatre of socialist memory has become problematic...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 21–43.
Published: 01 January 2019
...” (1980 [1948]: 37), Le Corbusier asked Hanning to superimpose a man on a series of squares whose relationship was governed by the golden ratio. These were his directions: Take a man-with-arm-upraised, 2.20 m. in height; put him inside two squares, 1.10 by 1.10 meters each, superimposed on each other...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 507–519.
Published: 01 September 2004
...) and a forthcoming biography of Thabo Mbeki. From the Ruins: The Constitution Hill Project Mark Gevisser etween the University of the Witwatersrand and the inner-city neighborhood BB of Hillbrow (the densest square...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 418–432.
Published: 01 September 2017
... achievements as a builder. In addition to transportation infrastructure and skyscrapers, Erdoğan has sought to rebuild the city center itself but has faced resistance, most notably the 2013 Gezi protests over plans to replace a park next to central Taksim Square with a shopping mall in the architecture...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
... — including, among other things, plans to build a mosque in a central public square of Istanbul and to improve relations with other Muslim states, like Libya and Iran — were perceived by the secularist military as signs of an anti-Kemalist agenda. The extent to which such political projects posed...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 25–28.
Published: 01 January 2013
... them and the solitary invocation of anti-­precarity activism at the beginning of the essay: “Today millions of people will define themselves for the rest of their lives by where they were and what they did in the momentous year of 2011, when the squares and streets of great cities heaved...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (3): 409–440.
Published: 01 September 1996
..., between Sev- enth and Eighth Avenues, a few steps from the urban maelstrom of Port Authority. He may not have it for much longer, as it is one of those “artist spaces” in midtown Manhattan facing demolition, to make room for the long delayed rehabilitation of Times Square. The Walt...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 643–645.
Published: 01 September 1993
.... The Politics of Liberal Education (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1992). Handelman, Don. Models and Mirrors: Towards an Anthropology of Public Events (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990). Harrison-Pepper, Sally. Drawing a Circle in the Square: Street Pe@orming in New York’s...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 609–616.
Published: 01 September 1998
... <new kinds of museums; alternative or oral history projects; the expansion of musical performance and recording into forgotten musi- cal histories or the dissemination of a broader range of musics; alternative publish- ing ventures or exhibition practices in film, theater, and dance; innovative cultural work with children; public art and art in public such as murals and graffiti; inno- vative uses of television, radio, or other mass media; and reports on past cultural work- the modernist, socialist, and avant-garde counterinstitutions of the early twentieth century> Beijing after Deng: More on the Mutability of the Monuments Ralph Croizier Not far from Tiananmen-close enough that students were able to carry their own counterculture monument, “The Goddess of Democracy,” to the square on pedicabs in May of 1989-stands the Central Academy of Fine Arts...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 349–354.
Published: 01 May 2020
... from Amazon and are probably being read this very moment in multiple languages around the world. But there is a need for the disciplines that fell out of love with them to reflect on how and why that fourth square of the matrix, books that were both scholarly and anti-disciplinary, disappeared...