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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 433-455.
Published: 01 September 2017
... concept of “stranger anxiety” to underscore the legal and bureaucratic work necessary to constitute heterosexual marriage as the basis for citizenship inclusion. Working from these two cases, the article analyzes how the Taiwanese government produces an equivalence between heterosexual unions and...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 353-365.
Published: 01 September 2018
... commute involves a variety of barriers both physical and psychological. Ultimately, the family has come to feel like strangers in the very city they call home, or perhaps it is the city that has been transformed into a place they can no longer recognize. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 393-418.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Rachel Sherman This ethnographic essay analyzes This Progress , an interactive artwork by Tino Sehgal, shown at the Guggenheim in New York City. This “constructed situation” violates conventional expectations of interaction and art, with the aim of fostering meaningful conversations among strangers...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 481-492.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Harel Shapira Harel Shapira interviews Arlie Hochschild about her recent book Strangers in Their Own Land . They discuss the contemporary right wing—who they are, what they believe, and how we can and should study and write about them. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 Arlie...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 49-90.
Published: 01 January 2002
... addressed publics cannot entirely be known in advance. A public is always in excess of its known social basis. It must be more than a list of one’s friends. It must include strangers. Let me call this a second defining premise of the modern idea of a public: 2. A public is a relation among strangers...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 277-279.
Published: 01 January 2002
... public space—is in a sense revealing of a desire to strike a new balance between public and private, to keep at bay the stranger that Western concepts of public life and address presuppose...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 79-96.
Published: 01 January 2004
... exam- ine the figures of “the neighbor” and “the stranger” in two situations of extreme political polarization in Colombia: La Violencia of the 1950s and the generalized war waged today among the military, guerrillas...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 415-417.
Published: 01 September 2017
... simultaneously produces an exclusion of nonnormative types of intimate relations. Friedman calls this “stranger anxiety” and interprets it as symptomatic of broader concerns across the nation about the status of the heterosexual family and its position as central to the organization of social life. She writes...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 239-258.
Published: 01 May 2015
... is littered with ambitious expectations 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...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 313-317.
Published: 01 January 1999
..., provide the visitor with the opportunity to record anonymous messages and to listen in on messages left by others. The system is based on the ability to eaves- drop—to listen to strangers, as well as leave messages for other strangers. A consistent subtext of Jeremijenko’s independent work, as well...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 385-398.
Published: 01 September 2003
...” necessary for the devel- opment of democratic public criticism. The circulation of this form of audience- oriented subjectivity depended not only on the propagation of forms—stranger- sociability and rational discourse—but also on subjects and institutions that did not learn to merely interpret and...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 423-452.
Published: 01 May 2000
... with autochthony and ethnic citizenship invariably defined against “strangers”—that is, against all those who “do not really belong.” Thus political liberalization leads, somewhat para- doxically, to an intensification of the politics of belonging: fierce debates on who belongs where, violent...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 191-193.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Search for Jewish Ori- gins and the Politics of Epistemology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Ahmed, Sara. 2012. On Being Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Amin, Ash. 2012. Land of Strangers. Cambridge, U.K.: Polity. Bigenho...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 465-485.
Published: 01 September 2010
... the “criminal” is conceptualized as a “stranger.” The stranger is a very urban figure, someone one comes across in the city center (or in La Paz) or even within one’s zone of residence. As such, the figure of the stranger is some- one who crosses boundaries between specific zones of residence, a...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 29-40.
Published: 01 May 1991
... Stranger (1985) left; Maybe Some Other Time (1988) right: Culture of Surveillance. photos: Aziz Saati Second, women’s sexuality is thought to be so excessive and powerful that if it is uncontained or if it is allowed unhampered...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (1): 1-12.
Published: 01 January 2001
...: University of Wisconsin Press, 1964). 11. Weaver’s 1949 memorandum is quoted in Steve Silberman, “Talking to Strangers,” Wired, May 2000, 226. 8 PC 13.1-01 Apter 2/5/01 9:58 AM Page 9 But perhaps he...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 579-595.
Published: 01 September 1994
... employment of short-hand writers for the speeches; and in cases of exami- Public Culture nation, for the questions and answers. 3. Toleration of other non-authentic publications upon the same subject. 4. Admission of strangers to the sittings...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 77-100.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the complex socioeconomic matrixes — those globalized and globalizing forms of state, mar- ket, and media — through which I am connected to so many people, entire conti- nents are my neighbors even though they are perfect strangers...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 607-612.
Published: 01 September 1994
...). Papastergiadis, Nikos. Modernity as Exile: The Stranger in John Berger’s Writing. (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1993). Parrish, Karen and Bill Katz, eds. Multicultural Acquisitions. (New York: Hay- worth Press, 1993...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 225-247.
Published: 01 May 1998
... Urban Sri Lankan Community.” Ph.D. dissertation. Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago. Kristeva , Julia . 1991 . Strangers to Ourselves . New York: Columbia University Press. Lash , Scott , and John Urry. 1987 . The End of Organized Capitalism . Madison: University of...