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Public Culture (1995) 8 (1): 73–100.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Press, 121 -158. Paradoxes of Visibility in the Field: Rites of Queer Passage in Anthropology Susan Seizer his essay is about the disintegration of our U.S. lesbian identities that my...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 175–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of 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...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 385–419.
Published: 01 May 2012
... moving around the city (motorcycling, skateboarding, and parkour). They give young men from the peripheries a new visibility in the city and thus challenge previous understandings about the functioning of public spaces. However, these interventions are contradictory: they affirm rights to the city while...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 173–190.
Published: 01 January 2002
...). Islam in Public: New Visibilities and New Imaginaries Nilüfer Göle slam has acquired new forms of visibility over the last two decades as it has Imade its way in the public avenues of both Muslim and European...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh This article draws on research with and about refugees from across the Middle East and North Africa and examines the current Syrian refugee crisis through the tropes of visibility and invisibility. Adopting a deconstructive framework, it purposefully centralizes what has...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 431–448.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Shruti Kapila This article aims to reconstruct Gandhi as a political thinker. In so doing it argues that truth rather than nonviolence was the central category of Gandhian politics. Truth for Gandhi was a capacity that broke with the consensual and took the form of an insistent visibility. Gandhi...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2012
... global broadcast (1980–present) into worship. In the process, the ministry designed a form of religious assembly uniquely suited to the material conditions of increasingly mobile and distributed social life. As a mediated congregation this church makes visible the process whereby a traditional cultural...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 465–490.
Published: 01 September 2020
... troubling contradictions in the “postwork” landscape, such as a deeper investment in private and individualized labor, an unstable relationship to land ownership, and a neoliberal retrenchment into a family-based organization of labor. Neo-homesteading, it is argued, makes visible both the radical and the...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 293–319.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Andrew Irving By focusing on artworks made by persons confronting their own mortality, this essay explores the relation between the exterior, visible colors of art and the interior experiences of pain and imagination, as mediated through the process of artistic production by persons living with a...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... attention to how microfinance invents practices of calculation that can make visible, and fungible, the shadow economies of the poor. Repositioned as entrepreneurial subjects, the world’s bottom billion are more than a new frontier of capital accumulation; they are also grounds of new experiments with risk...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 465–485.
Published: 01 September 2010
... insecurity and its paradoxical entanglement with the enactments of citizenship and state-citizen relations, the article argues that people's attempts to remain safe constitute a permanent process of making visible and defacing (following Michael Taussig's notion of defacement) dangerousness and criminal...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 63–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... reproduction of black freedom imagery for state utility. The materials investigated reveal the value of black visibility to state interests at key moments in US race relations—namely, during slavery, enfranchisement, and national elections. 2016 black freedom struggle Jacqueline Kennedy President...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 233–248.
Published: 01 March 2013
... supposedly acted upon or being transformed. A focus on ruralization brings into view not only urban agriculture and urban wildlife but also boring towns and farmers in suburbs. This approach allows us to study new developments that only become visible once we abandon the narrow focus on urbanization, such as...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1 Surp Hagop cemetery in 1940, after the Istanbul municipality razed it to the ground. The gravestones were still visible, although displaced and knocked down. Source: Aras Publishing Archive Figure 1. Surp Hagop cemetery in 1940, after the Istanbul municipality razed it to the ground More
Published: 01 January 2017
image of Fuller’s early model of what would develop into his World Game; in the close-up, continents are visible; and the large compression sphere Fuller was also experimenting with at the lab. Robert Geddes Papers. Reproduced with permission of Princeton University Figure 6. Images of the Princeton More
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 441–443.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Claudio Lomnitz Duke University Press 2006 Editor’s Letter Claudio Lomnitz Contemporary public culture is run through with new technologies and a new politics of visibility. This issue brings together a set of...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 495–502.
Published: 01 September 2003
... medium relayed a different message. The intense feelings of the town’s young people were visible not just in the graffiti but also in the ways the school has been torn apart: by shotgun blasts to light fix- tures and fists punched through walls...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 803–804.
Published: 01 September 2000
... estrangement, deterritorialization, and a certain uncanny. The norm can become visible, that is, historically specific—shorn of its ethereal glow of universality, plenitude, authenticity, and originality. What are the political implications of this...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 1997
...Nilüfer Göle Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 The Gendered Nature of the Public Sphere Nilüfer Göle I n Muslim contexts of modernity, women’s corporal visibility and citizenship Irights...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (1): 155–158.
Published: 01 January 2001
... with other visible forms of political defiance, “would have led to severe harassment.”1 Indeed, the 1954 Flags and Emblems...