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Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 19–44.
Published: 01 January 1992
...,” Economic and Political Weekly 22 ( 47 ): 2011 -2015. Segal , Uma A. 1991 “Cultural Variables in Asian Indian Families,” Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services 72 ( 4 ): 233 -241. TWHAHT Of €X-NOMlNATlOIY : NATION, WOMAN, AND TttE: lNI4AN IMMlGRANT...
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Public Culture (1 May 1994) 6 (2): 425–437.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Caitrin Lynch Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Literature Cited Bhattacharjee , Anannya . 1992. “The Habit of Ex-nomination: Nation, Woman, and the Indian Immigrant Bourgeoisie.” Public Culture 5 ( 1 ): 19 -44. Levinsohn , Florence Hamlish . 1991. “A...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 469–492.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Magazine , June 1990, p. 30 -43. Thomas , Rosie . 1985 . “Indian Cinema: Pleasures and Popularity.” Screen 26 ( 3–4 ): 123 -35. Visweswaran , Kamala . 1990 . “Family Subjects: An Ethnography of the “Woman Question’ in Indian Nationalism.” Ph.D. diss. Department of Anthropology...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2000
... and has worked with battered sub-Saharan immigrant women in Paris. On the Predicament of the Sign: The Modern African Woman’s Claim to Locality Fatu Kande Senghor Fatu Kande Senghor is a writer and photographer who is currently Program Specialist for the Cultural Program at the Goree...
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Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 3 “An Old Woman Is Killed: She Sold Fruit at a School,” Nuestro diario ( Our Daily ), May 21, 2010 Figure 3. “An Old Woman Is Killed: She Sold Fruit at a School,” Nuestro diario (Our Daily), May 21, 2010 More
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... intimacy are once again mediated through technologies of gender, such that the Third World woman as a timeless image of aspiration becomes the subject that transcends risk. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Subjects of Risk: Technologies of Gender in...
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Public Culture (1 September 2010) 22 (3): 557–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Rita Chin A striking aspect of contemporary European debates about immigrants is the focus on the Muslim woman as the key figure through which objections to Islamic cultural difference have been articulated. This article traces how sexual politics became central to German public debates about guest...
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Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 2 Colombia’s 2008 “The Only Risk Is Wanting to Stay” campaign, featuring a woman dressed as someone from Palenque. Proexport Colombia Figure 2. Colombia’s 2008 “The Only Risk Is Wanting to Stay” campaign, featuring a woman dressed as someone from Palenque. Proexport Colombia More
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Public Culture (1 May 2000) 12 (2): 499.
Published: 01 May 2000
... consumer: the star-spangled woman pictured is not actually waiting for Fidel, but for a dollar- rich foreign...
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Public Culture (1 May 1990) 2 (2): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 1990
..., who invented a powerful variety of feminism for herself in the 1960s, has become the most notable speaker for middle-class and lower-class women in Marathi poetry since the bhakti woman-poet Bahinabai in the late seventeenth century. The three Hindi poets I have chosen - Kedarnath Singh...
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Public Culture (1 January 2004) 16 (1): 131–158.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Washington City: Essays on sex and citizenship . Durham,N.C.: Duke University Press. Bhattacharjee, Anannya. 1992 . The habit of ex-nomination: Nation, woman, and the Indian immigrant bourgeoisie. Public Culture 5 : 19 -44. Chakrabarty, Dipesh. 1994 . The difference-deferral of a colonial modernity...
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Public Culture (1 January 1999) 11 (1): 223–243.
Published: 01 January 1999
... This business about the women is the weakest and the irredemiable part of the evil. . . . These women are not necessarily wives. Men and women are huddled together during the voyage. The marriage is a farce. A mere declaration by man or woman made upon landing...
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Public Culture (1 September 1999) 11 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 1999
... the desert fringes of the Mexican industrial city of Ciudad Juárez.1 On 21 March 1999, another young woman was found half-buried in the desert and bearing signs of rape and torture. Most of these women range in age from their teens to their thirties, and many worked in the export-processing...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 93–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Empires: The Cultural Politics of Mod- ern Chinese Transnationalism, ed. Aihwa Ong and Don Nonini (New York: Routledge, 1997), 287–319. 96 Edible Time, Ephemeral Beauty, Chinese Woman Mediating Time Recent visitors to China...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 80–83.
Published: 01 May 1989
... this ad was collaging in multiple photographs of skulls onto the image of the scroll. The original advertisement has the image of a man and a woman signing their names onto a large scroll filled with other signatures. On the top of the scroll is written, 'Total Quality on Public Culture...
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Public Culture (1 May 1990) 2 (2): 121–128.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Hurishchundru in 1913 to Murd." The latter is one of Desai's recent films, in which an idol of a tiger becomes real and rescues a woman; the tiger also joins its paws together in the gesture of namaste, the Indian traditional form of greeting. The balance of trade - of ideas -between the two...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 67–80.
Published: 01 May 1992
... fetus comes to signify endan- gered childhood in need of parental protection. What does the sight of the fetus mean in contemporary American culture? It will be useful to distin- guish here between “personal” images (i.e., ones which a woman might view as representing her own fetus, taken by her...
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Public Culture (1 September 2000) 12 (3): 707–720.
Published: 01 September 2000
...”: Eroticism in Senegal and the Art of Ousmane Ndiaye Dago T. K. Biaya Translated by Steven Rendall M. Dimé’s sculpture Serer Woman, a work structured by a piece of Sene...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 21–43.
Published: 01 January 2019
... desire. This becomes painfully clear when we consider — as I do near the end of the essay — Le Corbusier’s sketch of the UN Headquarters as a dismembered woman in need of Modulor measurements to be made whole. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 gender height Le Corbusier...
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Public Culture (1 May 1993) 5 (2): 245–247.
Published: 01 May 1993
... describe culture as “complex beast” or, elsewhere, to figure culture by the well-known drawing 247 of the young woman’s profile that turns into the “haggard face of an old woman” (EQfacing Culture depending on one’s perspective (p. 2 17). Rather than the repeated classical refer- ence to culture as...