SPECIAL COLLECTION:

Critical Engagements with
Cultural Intimacy

 

Special Editor: Vasiliki P. Neofotistos

Volume 83, #2

Spring 2010

Abstracts or excerpts for this issue (vol. 83, #2) are available through Project Muse.

 

Volume 83, #2 • Spring 2010

 

SPECIAL COLLECTION:

Critical Engagements with Cultural Intimacy

Special Editor: Vasiliki P. Neofotistos

 

Vasiliki P. Neofotistos | Introduction

Irving Johnson | New Mosaics on Old Walls: Intimacy and Architecture along the Malaysian-Thai Frontier

Vasiliki P. Neofotistos | Cultural Intimacy and Subversive Disorder: The Politics of Romance in the Republic of Macedonia

Yuson Jung | The Inability Not to Follow: Western Hegemonies and the Notion of “Complaisance” in the Enlarged Europe

Thomas M. Malaby | The Second Life of Institutions: Social Poetics in a Digital State

Levent Soysal | Intimate Engagements of the Public Kind

 

ARTICLES:

Gretchen Bakke | Dead White Men: An Essay on the Changing Dynamics of Race in US Action Cinema

Josh Kaplan | Contesting Anti-Semitism: Human Rights, Israel Bashing, and the Making of a Non-Problem

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

Michael R. Dove | S. Ann Dunham’s Surviving Against the Odds: Village Industry in Indonesia

Timothy R. Landry | Monica J. Casper & Lisa Jean Moore’s Missing Bodies: The Politics of Visibility

Peter S. Cahn | Biron, Rebecca E., (ed.) City/Art: The Urban Scene in Latin America

Rebecca Sachs Norris | Peter Stromberg’s Caught in Play: How Entertainment Works on You