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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 23 Ideas Going to Waste! OWI, (1943–1945), NAID 514572. Figure 23. Ideas Going to Waste! OWI, (1943–1945), NAID 514572. More
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 25–43.
Published: 01 January 2020
... of dislocated identities, of sufferers, of escapees, of abandonment, of waste, of pariahs, of precarious individuals, of the vulnerable. Can the social disappeared be an explanans for the bad life? According to its legal definition—which is currently firmly in effect—disappearance is an action committed...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 155–162.
Published: 01 January 1992
... for a dance show in London that had been scheduled several weeks ago. The dance began, as planned, with an invocation to Ganesh. Controls Tightened On Medical Waste Disposal* Barbara Van Arsdale The discovery of medical waste on New York and New Jersey beaches in the summer of 1987 and 1988...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 1999
... in mind, I see the Mexican woman depicted in the murder narratives as a life stilled by the discord of value pitted against waste. I focus on the narra- tive image of her, rather than on the lives of the murder victims, to reveal the intimate...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 468–475.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., Atomic Ed began collecting “nuclear waste” —nonradioactive high-tech surplus—and serving as the self-appointed curator of an unofficial, haphazard museum of the nuclear age he named The Black Hole. The Black Hole documents a chilling history of gargantuan, high-tech govern- ment wastefulness. I...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (2): 189–196.
Published: 01 May 1997
... than a pound of intensely radioactive waste materials, including plutonium- 239, in a large cavern of fused rock (Whan 1973: sec. 5, p. 10). Detonated in a granite formation, Shoal produced a nuclear-rubble chimney with a cylindrical cavity...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 79–100.
Published: 01 January 2014
... the decision to build the hydrogen bomb, and the documentary I’m working on now — Containment , on nuclear waste. In Containment , I’m interested in a factual, crucial issue of national energy policy but also, and at the same time, in the terrible fear that rides through us about buried danger, the threat...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 487–498.
Published: 01 September 2005
...- tribution of nuclear production, testing, and waste sites across the continental United States, most Americans have little or no knowledge of the historical or continuing investments in weapons of mass destruction by the United States. It remains a disturbing truth that today most Americans can say...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 375–394.
Published: 01 May 2008
... the definition of war that both Karl Marx and Georges Bataille proposed: war as a way of wasting time, an unproductive expenditure of disposable time, a means of consuming the surplus labor time of a society.1...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 1992
... waste: to command is to pass one’s time “pissing grease and rust into the backsides of young girls” (13-14). Here a certain industrial waste is figured as the ejaculatory product, whereby the phallus is figured as an industrial machine, and the “young girls” the cesspool. Here the anus...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 453–455.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Luiz Paulo Lima, Scott Bradwell, and Seamus Walsh © Luiz Paulo Lima Coal mineworker Campo Grande “Bom Despacho” Farm, Brazil 1995 “Waste...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 519–539.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., with no health to go get another job. We just want enough to get by and to live a dignified life for what’s left of it” ( DOE/OESH 2000 ). Another worker echoed him angrily, saying: “The Department of Energy is spending over $6 billion to clean up [its] contaminated waste. A billion of that is coming...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 1997
... broadly, and our collection of over 500 titles includes programs on ecology, energy, agriculture, aboriginal peoples, women’s studies, future studies, waste management, genetics, forests, rivers, groundwater, marine biology, sustainable development, global issues, economics, and ethics. The styles...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 535–576.
Published: 01 September 2012
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 55–64.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., and Promise Keepers conventions, from 1993 to 2001. Their images expose the sodalities of class and gender that flourish in the face of atomization and alienation; the cele- bration of excess, waste, risk, and violence in the face of liberalism’s call for industry, economy, civility, and bland sociability...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 307–320.
Published: 01 May 2008
... to see Shanghai. To optimize the visual distribution of Shanghai’s spectacular transfor- mations, we ask that you not waste a minute and allow SUPEH’s vision statements to instantly liberate you like a camera FLASH...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 319–339.
Published: 01 May 1998
.... This body is therefore simultaneously mate- rial and emergent. What appears as the “filth” of the homeless body—the align- ing of homelessness with stench, waste, and bodily excretions—is not simply the natural outcome of attenuated circumstances. The public view of the homeless as “filth” marks...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Bandits in American Life. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. van Wyck, Peter C. 2005. Signs of Danger: Waste, Trauma, and Nuclear Threat. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Wall, Cheryl A. 2005. Worrying the Line: Black Women Writers, Lineage, and Literary Tradition. Chapel Hill...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 441–467.
Published: 01 September 2002
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... citizenship of this sort. First, implementation of NGT orders against private vehicles has lagged, whereas crackdowns on polluting activities associated with the livelihoods of the poor—including trash burning, waste picking, coal burning for winter heat, and industrial employment—have faced fewer setbacks...
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