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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Alana Lentin The call for a parsing of the French context that accompanied the aftermath of the attacks on the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo mobilized what Barnor Hesse calls a “white analytics.” Such a partial vision of France as “exceptional” in matters of race denies the significance...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 63–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Jasmine Nichole Cobb President Barack Obama signifies both the power of the institutional presidency and the legacy of black freedom struggles. His post in the White House provides an opportunity to think through the process by which these themes became intertwined and the manner in which the US...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 12 Stock illustration of white man in business casual surfing a data wave made of 0s and 1s, against a background featuring a graph of business cycles. ID 130557873 © Aleutie | Dreamstime.com. Figure 12. Stock illustration of white man in business casual surfing a data wave made of 0s More
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 529–555.
Published: 01 September 1995
...Geoffrey M. White Copyright © 1995 by The University of Chicago 1995 Literature Cited Appadurai , Arjun . 1992. “Global Ethnoscapes: Notes and Queries for a Transnational Anthropology.” In Richard Fox, ed. Recapturing Anthropology: Working in the Present . Santa Fe: School of...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 344–350.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Irene Stengs; Hylton White; Caitrin Lynch; Jeffrey A. Zimmermann 2000 Irene Stengs is a graduate student in anthropology at the University of Amsterdam, working on a dissertation entitled “Worshipping the Great Modernizer: King Chulalongkorn, Patron Saint of the Thai Middle Class...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 393–408.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Rinaldo Walcott In this essay, the author suggests that diversity as an idea has reached its logical end. The essay proposes that something more radical and sustaining than diversity is now required if whiteness is to be understood as the foundation and barrier that preempts nonwhite others from...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 509–526.
Published: 01 September 2018
... figure from racial blackness resulted in representing the character as racially white but covered in soot, while conveying the message that the origin of dark skin is dirt. The narrative strife over Black Pete illustrates the fragility of the Dutch absencing of race, as the latter proves to resurface in...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 5–23.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., remains missing and is presumed dead. Four years before the crash, Devonte was famously photographed at the age of twelve, tearfully hugging a white police officer at a Ferguson rally in Portland, Oregon. By simultaneously occupying the feel-good spectacle of interracial intimacy and the everyday tragedy...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 415–422.
Published: 01 May 2020
... in social stability naive, however, and Purity and Danger languished following its publication in 1966. Today’s politics of purity, from white nationalism to rule by imprisonment, makes Purity and Danger more necessary than ever. The tension between the search for human universals and the social and...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (3 (65)): 551–572.
Published: 01 September 2011
... movement to mold a shadowy force, “world opinion,” into a weapon. To illuminate these forces at work, this article follows the journeys of an unlikely cosmopolitan, Sidney W. Smyer. A white businessman from Birmingham, Alabama, Smyer’s transformation from Dixiecrat politician to reluctant integrationist is...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 339–364.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Allison Carruth This essay considers a wide range of materials—journalism, fiction, corporate white papers, advertisements, and infographics—to examine an emerging cultural image of green networks. The author puts pressure on the quasi-ecological rhetoric of the cloud by considering the material...
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Published: 01 January 2016
Figure 6 President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, May 5, 2010 Figure 6. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, May 5, 2010 More
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Published: 01 January 2016
Figure 4 Video screen grab of American first lady Jacqueline Kennedy (1960–63) during an interview in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Washington, DC, January 15, 1962. Photograph by CBS Photo Archive / Getty Images Figure 4. Video screen grab of American first lady Jacqueline More
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 4 Donkey-zebra, from Malkit Shoshan’s project “ZOO or the Letter Z, just after Zionism.” Shoshan (2012) imagines “a white donkey . . . being transformed by a beautiful Palestinian boy into a zebra. This in order to fulfill the desire of the Gazans for normality, which in this case means More
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Thirteen years after the formal abolition of apartheid, South Africa is no longer what it used to be. It is coming out of the dark age of white supremacy. Whether by design or not, the country is undergoing multiple and systemic transitions, at different paces and rhythms. In an age that has...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Kimberly Segall On the Road to Mandalay Burma/Myanmar, September 1999 From left: a poster of Clint Eastwood, an advertisement for “white skin solution” written in Burmese and English, and a Buddhist monk. Kimberly Segall teaches postcolonial studies at Seattle Pacific University. She is writing...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (2): 255–276.
Published: 01 May 2005
... unself-conscious New England idealism, and that at a time of rising national- ism.”2 Yet this irony allowed Du Bois to intervene in the public culture of white supremacy after Reconstruction with a message that was calibrated “to fl atter as carefully as any address ever given by Booker T. Washington...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 107–131.
Published: 01 January 2020
... odds with the hegemonic norms—are occurring all the time. In his study of Black Americans, culture, and working-class living, Robin D. G. Kelley (1994 : 49) sees leisure halls, dance parties, and even sexual play as potential sites of resistance against “white-dominated culture.” However, some of...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 329–348.
Published: 01 May 2007
... street was. What percolated on the street was what Keith was about.  — Junior Vasquez My epigraph is a lie. Despite disc jockey Junior Vasquez’s claims, it’s easy to paint Keith Haring as a privileged white queer slummer who copied...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
... under the guise of an avowed formalism (in effect, study of black art without black people and positive blackness); and (3) though not exhaustively so, disavowal of black art as anything more than ritual or entertainment. Fanon saw this third problem in his discussion of white critical responses to...