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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 849–852.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Fredric Jameson Duke University Press 2007 Fredric Jameson Introduction to Isozaki Arata’s “City Demolition Industry, Inc.” and “Rumor City” ​Isozaki Arata, one of the most distinguished architects in the world today...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 251–263.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., to the logic of the city. As documented on YouTube, Jump London , and Casino Royale or seen in the flesh, parkour is the most spectacular of a set of unruly practices in the specular city, from skateboarding to flash mobbing. The traceur can be situated in the history of urban wanderers in the midst of capital...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 853–858.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Isozaki Arata 2007 Isozaki Arata City Demolition Industry, Inc. You must not laugh at this strange business. The company is real! In the very center of Tokyo, yes, floating in the air, it is trying to sneak...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 859–869.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Isozaki Arata 2007 Isozaki Arata Rumor City S. appeared. Has it been forty years? I doubt that I still have one of his business cards buried in a drawer somewhere. I have moved...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (4): 866–873.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Alexandre F. Mendes This article analyzes the strategies of “integrating” the favelas into the city in Rio de Janeiro through state enforcement and an expansion of financial measures. In a new arrangement of the public-private dichotomy, Pacifying Police Units (Unidade de Polícia Pacificadora; UPPs...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 89–111.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Marina Peterson This essay focuses on the qualities and textures of the present in a place long conditioned by decline. In the Little Cities of Black Diamonds, a microregion of Appalachian Ohio, a legacy of coal mining and its aftermath continues to reverberate into the present, shaping towns...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (4): 763–770.
Published: 01 October 2016
... 2016 Duke University Press 2016 disease indignity sanitation slums References Agarwal Siddharth . 2011 . “The State of Urban Health in India: Comparing the Poorest Quartile to the Rest of the Urban Population in Selected States and Cities.” Environment and Urbanization 23...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 839–846.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Marco Palma In 2006 the citizens of Vicenza, Italy, discovered that for three years US authorities, the Italian government, and city officials had been negotiating secretly to approve the construction of a new military base on the only large undeveloped area in the northern part of the city...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 425–434.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Betty Ruth Lozano Lerma To understand the social uprising that occurred in Colombia starting on the day of the national strike, April 28, 2021, particularly in the city of Santiago de Cali, this article examines three postulates: (1) Cali is an ethnicized/racialized and young city; (2) Colombia has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (4): 925–933.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Sandro Mezzadra This essay sheds light on the background of the occupation of City Plaza Hotel by focusing initially on the “Greek spring,” that is, the history of struggles against austerity in Greece since the late 2000s and on the experience of the government led by Syriza in the first half...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (4): 896–904.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Olga Lafazani This essay discuss the everyday life processes in the occupied City Plaza Hotel, inhabited by almost four hundred migrants and solidarity activists. As a member of the reception group since day one, I attempt to discuss the challenges of the project, rather than try to praise and show...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (3): 505–528.
Published: 01 July 2017
...John D. Márquez; Junaid Rana Recent mobilizations against police terror in cities across the United States can be described as expected and unexpected. They are expected by those conscious of the genealogy of racial/colonial violence. In this sense, radical resistance is always already logical...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (3): 608–615.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Emma Dowling; Anna Feigenbaum; Susan Pell; Katherine Stanley This essay brings together the authors’ experiences and observations with reflections gathered in an open workshop about Occupy London organized under the banner of the Tent City University working group. The essay posits Occupy London...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 865–876.
Published: 01 October 2012
..., the city has become the primary hub of the United States Forces Korea after the restructuring of the global US military presence. Second, the democratic South Korean government’s use of coercive and violent measures in dealing with the local movement sets an alarming precedent for global base politics...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 29–45.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Manuela Bojadžijev This article takes as a starting point a tenants’ initiative pursued predominantly by migrants in inner-city Berlin, the capital of a country considered to have profited from Europe’s debt and financial crisis of 2007–8. The two-year-long protest can be read within the framework...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 763–776.
Published: 01 October 2021
... gathered speed and is changing the way we communicate and work, challenging the everyday life of our cities. As a result, we are confronted with a new topology of negotiation, participation, governance, and control in a virtual realm. With that, rights and duties of citizens are also being transformed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 439–448.
Published: 01 April 2018
... as well as their efforts to organize communities through worker centers in US cities. Adapting an approach from popular education, the essay argues that day laborers are cultivating temporally inventive modes of activity through worker centers that displace work as the primary social value, even though...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 491–506.
Published: 01 July 2018
... in New York City, this essay offers a reflection on how queer migrant “mismeasures” and “disorder” are openings and opportunities for alternative ways of being and surviving. In other words, the essay asserts that the failure to domesticate and tame the unpredictable queer migrant is itself a way out...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (4): 905–913.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... In this context, humanitarian actors, international organizations, and NGOs have enhanced their roles in the EU border regime and have become a substantive element of migration management to such an extent that we can speak of an NGOization of migration policies. The squatting of City Plaza Hotel in Athens...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (4): 914–924.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and submerged networks to analyze one of the most emblematic refugee accommodation and solidarity space in Athens, namely, the City Plaza Hotel, this essay examines the constitutive and transformative potential of multiscaled “communities of struggle.” I argue that in many cases, such patterns of everyday...