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Public Culture (1 January 2008) 20 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Bain Attwood Duke University Press 2008 In the Age of Testimony: The Stolen Generations Narrative, “Distance,” and Public History Bain Attwood In the last few decades the nature of history making, espe- cially...
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Public Culture (1 January 2017) 29 (1 (81)): 5–16.
Published: 01 January 2017
... distrust. A bitter pill: they endured the containment zone, but their experiences of it rendered the testimonies of their experiences unstable. As they were made mute, the forensic experts were called in to make objects speak. 2017 drone embodiment place space testimony Every story is a travel story...
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Public Culture (1 September 2009) 21 (3): 539–549.
Published: 01 September 2009
... photographic evidence and the passionate “subjectivity” of testimony. Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 I presented an earlier version of this article at the Visible Evidence Conference (Bochum, Germany, December 2007) and wish to thank the organizers and participants for their feedback. I am also...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 175–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the gaze allows us to glean signs of becoming, modes of making visible imagined modernities and communities. Despite their disparity, these sets of images organize temporal experiences in specific fashions. In the carte de visite, the testimony of continuity and of succeeding generations attests to a...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 265–291.
Published: 01 May 2010
... deeply traumatized, unable or unwilling to speak about their experiences. Taking to the airwaves facilitated a shift in the conditions by which survivors' testimonies could find public articulation. As such, the Eichmann trial provides a compelling case of the significance of media in transforming...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Meir Wigoder Meir Wigoder's account of photographing the Separation-Wall, in Israel-Palestine, over a period of three years, offers a critique of the very vigilant and testimonial activity of taking on such projects: Is it possible to de-materialize a wall through a political aesthetic activity...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2002
... 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 of the Public Culture 14(3): 617–619...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 223–236.
Published: 01 May 2010
... –42. Marcus, George. 2005 . The anthropologist as witness in contemporary regimes of intervention. Cultural Politics 1 , no. 1 : 31 –49. McLagan, Meg. 2003. Human rights, testimony, and transnational publicity. Scholar and Feminist Online 2, no. 1. www.barnard.edu/sfonline/ps/mclagan.htm...
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Public Culture (1 January 2008) 20 (1): 97–117.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... These practices are necessary for constituting out of witness testimony a public record that can then circulate as an authoritative text of legal proceedings. Such practices are also, of course, ways of practicing critical-rational...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 403–404.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Communication (2005) and coeditor, with Paul Frosh, of Media Wit- nessing: Testimony in the Age of Mass Communication (2009). James Tweedie is an assistant professor of comparative literature at the University of Washington. He has published...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 579–580.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of Oaxaca: Testimony and Social Movements . Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Szendy, Peter. 2013. Kant in the Land of Extraterrestrials: Cosmopolitical Philosofictions . Translated by Will Bishop. New York: Fordham University Press. Webber, Julie. 2013. The Cultural Set Up of Comedy: Affective...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 469–500.
Published: 01 September 2014
... to an automated, corporately owned, state-regulated witness machine whose visual testimony can only be deciphered on the basis of advanced technological expertise. As such, the founding vocation of human rights advocacy to publicly witness others in pain is now in the process of becoming a public...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... advertisement pictured microfinance through the universalizing ges­ ture of the unnamed and heroic microentrepreneur, a year later, this image of resilience had come to be replaced by a dramatically different media narrative about microfinance — testimonials of death and despair. Told in the villages of...
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Public Culture (1 September 2005) 17 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 September 2005
... and Colonization. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Chambers, Ross. 2004. Untimely Interventions: AIDS Writing, Testimonial, and the Rhetoric of Haunting. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Cohen, William A., and Ryan Johnson, eds. 2005. Filth: Dirt, Disgust, and Mod- ern...
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Public Culture (1 May 1998) 10 (2): x–xi.
Published: 01 May 1998
... radiated out from a totally barren town center devas- tated by bombs, wanton destruction, and looting. On many of the remaining town walls there were pictures drawn in charcoal. No one talked about these pictures; no one lived near them. They were a silent testimony to atrocity, their makers lost to...
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Public Culture (1 May 2007) 19 (2): 225–226.
Published: 01 May 2007
... two sections offer both a substan- tial education on insecurity in the general economy and a kind of testimony of a common cause, in the literal sense. The third set of full-length essays in this volume is presented as a section on...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 May 2011
... testimony to that transitional moment. The essays in this issue by Jonathan Hys- lop, Isabel Hofmeyr, Keith Breckenridge, and Crain Soudien are brilliant stud- ies of that contingent context in which this remarkable text was composed. The...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 499–520.
Published: 01 September 2007
... draws two opposing continents: that of the “established political powers” whose “role is to decide on human sacrifice, to divide the governed into 22. See the testimony of Bernard Granjon, then in charge of Médecins du monde’s mission in...
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Public Culture (1 September 2003) 15 (3): 559–578.
Published: 01 September 2003
... through a combination of testimonial evidence (from both Europeans and Africans) and firsthand observations. He attaches this story to categories set out by the conference treaty: movement, freedom, and civilization. Consider the fol- lowing...
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Public Culture (1 January 2006) 18 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2006
... system of correction and punishment. Under penal law of the eighteenth century (which Foucault referred to as classical law), psychiatric testimony functioned only to assess the accused’s sanity at the time of the crime. Under modern law...