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Deborah Snow Molloy and Robert M. Briwa

African American women faced as they struggled to survive in Depression Era America. Many critics have read Lutie Johnson as nothing more than a victim of her urban environment, naive, asexual, and without agency or power to direct her destiny. I would

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Mimi Sheller and Gijs Mom

relations and social practices help to reproduce regional disparities and unequal citizenship over long periods of time. Rather than transforming power relations, in this case, mobility becomes a way of reproducing inequalities of power. In the final full

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Frances Steel

middlebrow, rendered a world of volitional mobility for the aspirational globe-trotter, tourist, or traveler. This had a particular gendered power. While recent collaborative scholarship has charted the appearance of the “modern girl” or “modern woman” across

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Masculinity and Autonomous Vehicles

A Degendered or Resegregated Future System of Automobility?

Dag Balkmar and Ulf Mellström

particular and of motor vehicles more generally has historically been related to masculinity through associations with wild, untamable animals (i.e., anthropomorphization), as well as through the car’s associations with power, speed, driving pleasure, and

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A Timeless Measure of Who We Are?

Elena Isayev

host community by their leaders. As such, it is also an expression of the ambivalent role of those in power as representatives of the common will. This article provides a snapshot of instances when the discourse of hospitality becomes central to the

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Or The Art of Affection in Nicolette Krebitz’s Wild

Tanja Prokić

to watch him whenever she wants. This construction resembles the protocinematic apparatus: a camera obscura. This allows Ania to reclaim the total power of the observing subject over an observed object. It is the pure power of vision. But the wolf

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Mobility Studies, a Transdisciplinary Field

Dagmar Schäfer

combinations of power and circumstance shaped choices at the collective and personal levels.” 2 He delineates a comprehensive list of how history can serve as an empirical basis for the study of decision-making processes. Divall thus propagates the notion

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Governing Global Aeromobility

Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s

Bret Edwards

specific aspects of aeromobility have become nationally politicized and intertwined with sovereignty and power. It contends that in the 1980s more asylum seekers, particularly from the Global South, arrived by air in Canada and challenged how the state

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Black Lives Matter Guerrilla Street Signs

Christopher Robbins, Maria del Carmen Montoya, and John Ewing

the street about racial profiling and individuals’ interactions with local police. These most recent signs also emerged from conversations about what is missing from the debate around police abuse of power, racialized privilege, and a racist legal

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Ovarian Psycos

An Urban Cadence of Power and Precarity

Jennifer Ruth Hosek

embodies power. They mimic this role with emblematic black, emblazoned bandanas over nose and mouth, defiant poses, and aggressive words that describe aggressive actions in response to violent male behavior. Yet, seeking to define the identity that they