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Hollis Moore

performances of violence are particularly susceptible to negative judgement. This may help to explain the affinity between women and extralegal agency. Future work should focus on the gender of extralegal agency and assess whether it might be productively

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Experiments in Excreta to Energy

Sustainability Science and Bio-Necro Collaboration in Urban Ghana

Brenda Chalfin

( 1 ): 15 – 47 . https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1548-1360.2008.00002.x 10.1111/j.1548-1360.2008.00002.x Puar , J. K. 2009 . ‘ Prognosis Time: Towards a Geopolitics of Affect, Debility and Capacity ’. Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory

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Higher education in the paradigm of speed

Student perspectives on the risks of fast-track degree completion

Laura Louise Sarauw and Simon Ryberg Madsen

to be acting in the interests of the wider public ( Macfarlane 2017: 45 ). Macfarlane argues that students are asked to conform to a series of performance-based targets, which have become more and more detailed, leaving reduced room for professional

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

Disasters 21 ( 2 ): 31 – 49 . Ferris , E . 2011 . “ Faith and Humanitarianism: It's Complicated .” Journal of Refugee Studies , Vol. 24 , No. 3 , 606 – 25 . 10.1093/jrs/fer028 Fiddian-Qasmiyeh , Elena . 2011 . “ The Pragmatics of Performance

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New Materialist Approaches to Fisheries

The Birth of “Bycatch”

Lauren Drakopulos

tend to hang together” (2002: 5) and the “performances of an object may collaborate and even depend on one another” (1999: 83). In other words, objects and practices exist in relation to one another, but tensions arise when their material realities

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Instead of a Novel

Sophia Yablonska's Travelogues in the History of Modern Ukrainian Literature

Olena Haleta

Berber fabulist as a show and a performance; she does not understand his words or care that she does not: He drew the attention of the spectators with nothing else but his facial expressions and body movements. Many Arabs in the crowd were not able to

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Collapse

Fake buildings and gray development in Nairobi

Constance Smith

performance. But from a broader perspective, even if one building breaks down, the larger effect of the fake is not fully undermined. Even in the face of multiple collapses, gray development continues to proliferate across Nairobi's urban landscape. In the

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“Where Is the New Constitution?”

Public Protest and Community-Building in Post–Economic Collapse Iceland

Timothy Heffernan

commenced in earnest, live music and speeches rang out across the square. While music performances satirized the establishment, or else were concerned with highlighting the richness of the nation and its history, the weekly speeches took on a more somber

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Civilization as the Undesired World

Radical Environmentalism and the Uses of Dystopia in Times of Climate Crisis

Stine Krøijer

go hand in hand with techniques (narratives, performances, and practices) that foster distance and disconnection. Historically, the concept of dystopia has been employed to describe an undesired and frightening society or place ( Gordin et al. 2010

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A megastructure in Singapore

The “Asian city of tomorrow?”

Xinyu Guan

national progress, the fleshy materiality of the bodily figures having been petrified, or made absent (but still alluded to), as a performance of the overcoming of colonial-era abjection in the national present. Outside the Chinatown Heritage Center on