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Exit, pursued by a fan

Shakespeare, Fandom, and the Lure of the Alternate Universe

Kavita Mudan Finn and Jessica McCall

readers: women, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and readers of colour who are actively agitating against white patriarchal epistemologies that have historically defined which texts have cultural value and how those texts should be interpreted. The act

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Gabriele Shenar

Focusing on the aesthetic, moral, and affective economies of one-day multisite pilgrimage tours of Indian-Jewish Israelis to the tombs of tzaddikim (“righteous persons”) as well as venerated sites of biblical figures in Israel, the article explores how the neoliberal idea of entrepreneurial competitiveness assists in mobilizing and sustaining culturally valued moral and aesthetic inclinations. Furthermore, it foregrounds the “multisensoriality” of religiously defined practice, emotion, and belief and their role in the production of an Indian-Jewish ambiance and the narratives that it elicits. Clearly, throughout their pilgrimage, Indian-Jewish Israelis carve out their own spaces in which they author the sacred sites and cultural landscapes that they visit through aesthetic engagement, embodied ritual, and, more generally, sensory enactment. However, in order to achieve the desired ambiance, Indian-Jewish pilgrims must to some extent become entrepreneurs or consumers in Israel’s flourishing market of folk veneration both with regard to homegrown and imported saintly Jewish figures.

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Linda Gruen

moral implications of modernity, especially as they applied to gender. This issue was particularly true when the evolving situation for US women did not necessarily coincide with travelers’ cultural values and political goals. Some visitors argued that

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Whitewashing History

Pinker’s (Mis)Representation of the Enlightenment and Violence

Philip Dwyer

shifting of cultural values: crowds had become indifferent to the spectacle of violence; put another way, violence in “progressive” societies no longer resulted in the required pedagogical outcome. This is not to say that crowds had lost interest in visible

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Loving Shakespeare

Anne Tyler's Vinegar Girl and the Hogarth Shakespeare Project

Elizabeth Rivlin

characterises ‘a person’ as ‘only moderately intellectual; of average or limited cultural interests (sometimes with the implication of pretensions to more than this)’ and applies to ‘an artistic work, etc.: of limited intellectual or cultural value; demanding or

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Nicholas L. Syrett

involved. While the animus directed at their paying patrons is surely familiar to us today, that so little concern was expressed about those they paid indicates that Italians at midcentury were living under a different set of cultural values from our own

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Making Friends of the Nations

Australian Interwar Magazines and Middlebrow Orientalism in the Pacific

Victoria Kuttainen and Sarah Galletly

taste, “tainted,” as we have argued with Susann Liebich, “by its association with the racial stereotypes it circulated and [placed] outside parameters of high cultural value” ( Kuttainen et al. 2015: 157 ). Dixon contends that The BP Magazine drew on

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Landscapes and Races in Early Twentieth-Century Peru

The Travels of José Uriel García and Aurelio Miró Quesada Sosa

Rupert J. M. Medd

“miseries, worries, or pleasures from within these mixed villages of Indians and mestizos who, when confronted with the material riches they create for their dominators, for themselves they create symbols that converge into cultural values” (1949: 169). 34

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Pan-African Linguistic and Cultural Unity

A Basis For pan-Africanism and the African Renaissance

Simphiwe Sesanti

found in one ethnic group. Interestingly and ironically, it is by studying ethnic cultural values that exposes the existence of African cultural unity. African Cultural Unity A scientific study of African culture reveals that, one, ‘ancestor

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Marc Matera

shared cultural values and a commitment to free trade and deregulation, to the forefront of political debate regarding Britain's post-Brexit future. “In two decades” following the Conservative Party's electoral defeat in 1997, “the idea that Britain