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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 261–285.
Published: 01 May 2017
... economy. Drawing on semistructured in-depth interviews with heritage migrants to the new South Africa and scholarly and media accounts documenting this trend to other emerging economies such as Ghana and Vietnam, the article analyzes how Asian and African heritage migrants from Euro-America mobilize their...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 129–152.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Vietnam War.” Involving installation, performance, and a variety of media, these three projects explore the residual effects of the violence of the U.S. war through an examination of identities forged through violence and the subsequent movements of people—as veterans, desert- ers, refugees, and...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 477–492.
Published: 01 September 2002
... literary publications include a collection of narratives and poems on Vietnam entitled Rainy Season Notes (2000) as well as many books of poems. Dean, Jodi. 1998 . Aliens in America:Conspiracy cultures from outerspace to cyberspace . Ithaca, N.Y.:Cornell University Press. Feldman, Allen...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 89–92.
Published: 01 May 1992
... 1975. The symbolism was lost on no one. Said Bush: “By God, we’ve kicked the Vietnam syndrome once and for all.” Again, what we have is a deeply Onentalist response, the presence of “Vietnam” and the absence of Iraq. But Iraq is not Vietnam, war with Iraq was not the TEAFXAKlNG IKAW...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 199–208.
Published: 01 January 2003
... spheres elsewhere. Finally, let me address the specific case analyzed by Richard Falk. He consid- ers the process of reconciliation in Vietnam, where genocide had not taken place but where there had been a lengthy war, with massive killing and loss, followed by a period of twenty-five years in which...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 90–102.
Published: 01 January 2003
...: A story of modern war . New York: Atlantic Monthly. Brennan, Matthew. 1988 . Headhunters:Stories from the 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry in Vietnam,1965–1971 . New York: Pocket. Carlock, Chuck. 1997 . Firebirds: The best first-person account of helicopter combat in Vietnam ever written . New...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 375–394.
Published: 01 May 2008
... prisoner in South Vietnam, and for his honest (sometimes painfully so) descriptions of his time serv- ing as a soldier in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. I also thank my history professor Charles Wheeler, my fellow graduate students Wai-Kit Choi and Annette Rubado-Mejia, and the faculty of the...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 191–194.
Published: 01 January 2003
... external adversary, it may create a sense of cohesion that helps to render even the deepest grievances inert. I was struck during a visit to Vietnam three years ago, for example, by the extent to which Vietnamese worries about China had led...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 133–148.
Published: 01 May 1991
... citizens. But it is a framing device that facilitates civil discourse. This is one way in which people who might otherwise be opposed or in fear can immediately set a common ground. JEAN: The legacy of Vietnam looms larger and larger as people realize we don’t recover in a year or even two...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 399–401.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Vietnam: 400 Transnational Remembrance and Representation. Bloomington: Indiana Uni- Books Received versity Press. Song, Jesook. 2009. South Koreans in the Debt Crisis: The Creation of a Neolib- eral Welfare Society. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Taussig...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 43–50.
Published: 01 January 2000
... disabilities had previously depended. Since then, a network of wheelchair builders in developing countries has connected similar operations in Nicaragua, Mexico, Kenya, Zimbabwe, India, Thailand, Fiji, Cambodia, Siberia, Vietnam, and elsewhere. Ralf Hotchkiss Women Building Wheelchairs In January...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
... called Niebuhr “the father of us all.” 2 Although featured on the cover of Time magazine’s twenty-fifth anniversary issue (March 8, 1948) and awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1964, Niebuhr’s reputation began to fade by the later 1960s. During the Vietnam War, New Left critics and...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 155–159.
Published: 01 January 1991
... significant cultural challenge in many parts of Asia, a process of regional develop- ment has taken place in indigenous fhand TV production. Thai film and TV, for exam- ple, is becoming the dominant popular form in adjacent Laos and Vietnam; Taiwanese cinemw is increasingly fostered in Singapore (in...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 71–88.
Published: 01 January 1991
... past never completely vanishes. While writing a book on Vietnam, The Peqect War, I read sevdhundred memoirs and novels by Vietnam veterans. It struck me how many of these veterans wrote about playing war as children and teenagers. Going to war seemed like a relatively safe and very exciting...
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Public Culture (1990) 3 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 January 1990
... of the State, Abu Amar” or simply “Vietnam,” a word often used to sum up what many call “The Situation.” On murals painted on a wall in East Jerusalem, a Palestinian piper is depicted with a South American, an African, an American in blue jeans and baseball cap, and a Vietnamese dressed...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 May 1989
..., February 1989: 1-10. Jussawalla, Meheroo, Lamberton, Donald and Karunatnem Neil D. Information Eco- nomics in the Asian Pacific, Norwood, NJ: Ablex, 1987. Katakis, Michael. The Vietnam Veterans' Memorial, New York Crown Publishers, Inc., 1988. (Essay by Kris Hardin.) Kater, Michael H...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... 2012. The Oriental Obscene: Violence and Racial Fan- tasies in the Vietnam Era. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Choy, Tim. 2011. Ecologies of Comparison: An Ethnography of Endangerment in Hong Kong. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Clough, Patricia T., and Craig Willse, eds. 2011...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 449–485.
Published: 01 September 2015
...-Neutral Fighting Force Still Win Wars? New York : Scribner . Hagopian Patrick . 2009 . The Vietnam War in American Memory: Veterans, Memorials, and the Politics of Healing . Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press . Hammond Roderick . 2003 . “ U.S. Army Fielding Options for...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 261–281.
Published: 01 May 2012
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): ix–xi.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Spiro’s documentary on the garbage dumps where the Los Alamos National Laboratory throws out much more than its secrets. And both cultural studies meet John Martone’s chilling representation of the ghastly museology of space wars when they land, as they inevitably do, in imperial zones like Vietnam...