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On Sinofuturism

Resisting Techno-Orientalism in Understanding Kuaishou, Douyin, and Chinese A.I.

Yunying Huang

pressures ( Wen 2013 ). China's rapid economic development generates financial anxiety for young people, while social media present a quick and easy way to capitalize on self-presentation. As more people seem to succeed (become famous and rich), the

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John M. Fyler

sinfulness and shame. In the Merchant’s Tale , May’s shamelessness is, if anything, increased after she has enjoyed her “fruit”’. 75 January remains blind, but so does the narrator, despite his self-presentation. In all, he shares the duplicity he ascribes

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“Such a Poor Finish”

Illegitimacy, Murder, and War Veterans in England, 1918-1923

Ginger S. Frost

self-presentation that the HO commuted the death penalty to penal servitude for life. How long he served, then, depended on which explanation of his failures the civil servants believed. Crockford’s attempts to gain his freedom showed an evolution in

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Performing humanitarian militarism

Public security and the military in Brazil

Stephanie Savell

logic of “ensuring order” through violence, rather than providing a public service to citizens ( d’Araújo 2010 ). In the military’s careful self-presentation, the PM’s reputation as abusive is used to the military’s advantage. In Alemão, where the army

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DIY, im Eigenverlag

East German Tamizdat LPs

Seth Howes

magazine and pamphlet cutouts, embed L’Attentat’s self-presentation into the body of East German photography, playing up the contrast between the bodies of the band’s members and the uniformed, purposive bodies of the soldiers, model citizens, mobilized

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The Gods of the Hunt

Stereotypes, Risk and National Identity in a Spanish Enclave in North Africa

Brian Campbell

-lords. In adopting Ceutan leadership, the visitor is discursively infantilised as the holder of orientalist fantasies. Unable to see or navigate danger, visitors’ self-presentation and communication with the world must be strictly supervised. Moroccan

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Calm Vessels

Cultural Expectations of Pregnant Women in Qatar

Susie Kilshaw, Daniel Miller, Halima Al Tamimi, Faten El-Taher, Mona Mohsen, Nadia Omar, Stella Major, and Kristina Sole

clothing and cover their hair with a shayla . Some women, depending on family or tribal tradition or personal choice, will also wear a niqab to cover their faces. In Qatar, as in most of the Arab Gulf, there is a requirement of ‘modest self-presentation

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Ksenia Gavrilova

, as well as prevent further questions about the interview objectives. The notion of the region’s depopulation is part of the everyday knowledge of local residents, being pivotal for the (self-)presentation rhetoric of Kamchatka as a region. This

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Raili Nugin

. 1 (2010): 91–104; Power et al., “Rural Youth and Emotional Geographies.” 16 Andra Siibak, “Performing the Norm: Estonian Pre-Teens Perceptions about Visual Self-Presentation Strategies on Social Networking Website Rate,” Medien Journal

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Larisa Deriglazova

constant reference point for national identity and for self-presentation within and outside of Russia, as well as a direction to be chosen or rejected as Russia strives for future development. In the early 1990s, Europe and the EU were often presented in