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Pac'Stão versus the City of Police

Contentious Activism Facing Megaprojects, Authoritarianism, and Violence

Einar Braathen

suburban railway. The local train station played a key socioeconomic role for the area. As factories closed down during Rio's economic stagnation in the 1980s and 1990s, income was increasingly generated by people commuting to the more prosperous and

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Black October

Comics, Memory, and Cultural Representations of 17 October 1961

Claire Gorrara

. Baetens terms these motifs “etymons,” which he describes as “defining visual figurations through which a work can be read in its entirety.” 51 In the case of Octobre noir , one defining etymon is the railway bridge. Prior to the demonstration, in the

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The German Colonies in Die Weltgeschichte als Kolonialgeschichte

The Use of Filmic Techniques in Colonial Revisionism in the 1920s

Michael Annegarn-Gläß

Translator : Katherine Ebisch-Burton

. 5 Schools were not the only institutions to wake up to the possibilities of the new medium of film after the First World War: a large number of state authorities, special-interest groups, and associations, such as the state railway organization, the

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‘No More Let Life Divide…’

Victorian Metropolitan Confluence in Penny Dreadful

Sinan Akilli and Seda Öz

inn and the next scene is completed with a view of London. Similarly, when Sir Malcolm reveals his better/human side in the soup kitchen, the trains, railways, and posters around the city are again the other elements that complete the scene; and when

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Borderland of the Mind

The Free City of Danzig and the Sovereignty Question

Elizabeth M. Clark

self for the Free City. German loyalists resented any Polish presence on the territory of the Free City. Some of the most prominent contentious points were the Polish State Railway, the Polish Post Office, the construction of the Polish port at Gdynia

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‘But No One Died’: A Brief Reflection on Place and Time

Edited by Christine McCourt

observed over this same year the continual creation by ‘the homeless’ of something that resembles home, the clearance and reconstitution of some kind of meaningful and contained space – pictures stuck to the brick wall of a railway bridge, boxes collected

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Susann Baez Ullberg

vegetables to feed the pigs. They used to keep a few pigs in a small pigsty on the field behind the railway embankment, but that was not a good place because it was too far from the house and they could not keep watch over it. Thus, they had suffered numerous

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John Eade

their way across both rural and urban societies in Europe, facilitated by an expanding international railway network. Photography and the camera played an important role in this dissemination of knowledge, making saints and shrines more visible and

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Svetlana Huusko

the names of its exhibitions and halls—“Exploration of Northern Transbaikalia,” “History of the settlements of Severobaikal'skii district,” “Socialist way of life,” “Baikal-Amur Mainline Railway,” “Fish factory—the glory of Baikal, the pride of the

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Canon Fire

Decolonizing the Curriculum

Andrew Sanchez

British railway station, after asking me to clarify whether I was white or mixed race. As they hit me and shouted racist abuse, one of the men felt it necessary to spit in my Afro. More broadly, I have a subjective sense that people find it uncomfortable