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Thomas Wheatland

The Frankfurt School's first years on Morningside Heights progressed very smoothly. Based on the group's activities and accomplishments, it is clear that its members had not misrepresented themselves to Columbia's sociologists and administrators. The emphasis that had been placed on scientific social research had not been an empty marketing scheme. Members of the Institute for Social Research were throughout the 1930s. This was never more true than during the first five years on Morningside Heights. Although members of the Horkheimer Circle later played up stories of their anonymity and isolation at Columbia, evidence that suggests that such claims were greatly exaggerated. heavily engaged in social research

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Black October

Comics, Memory, and Cultural Representations of 17 October 1961

Claire Gorrara

Français musulman d’Algérie,” whose anonymity calls readers to consider the experiences of demonstrators still lost or undetected in cultural memory. Sandwiching the comic narrative between Stora’s denunciation and Jean-Luc Einaudi’s chilling list gives a

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Searching for What Is Already Found

Ivan Jablonka and the Life of a Nobody

Melanie Hawthorne

stoking of righteous fires keeps the focus on Tony and locks Laëtitia permanently in the role of victim. Giving Laëtitia posthumous life means allowing her to resume her anonymity, letting her pick up the routines and the “petits bonheurs,” the simple

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“Montag ist wieder Pegida-Tag!”

Pegida’s Community Building and Discursive Strategies

Helga Druxes

effect—the anonymity of aliases or virtual avatars can embolden individuals to express more extreme views and feel that many more share them: “People feel free to insult others, to attack them using brutal language, even utter death threats against those

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DIY, im Eigenverlag

East German Tamizdat LPs

Seth Howes

’Attentat does not experiment with ambiguity or anonymity, instead maximizing the comprehensibility and clarity of its critique, presumably for the benefit of audiences not just outside East Germany, but Germanophone Europe. Released in the West in 1987, Made in

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Governing Global Aeromobility

Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s

Bret Edwards

them certain basic rights and freedoms. Detainees and deportees, then, differed from the kinetic elite in experiencing airports not as global nonplaces of anonymity, transiency, and homogeneity, but as distinct national places of control. 44 Detentions

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Race and the Micropolitics of Mobility

Mobile Autoethnography on a South African Bus Service

Bradley Rink

: Wiley, 2002), 45. 59 Pirie, “Implanting Racial Ideology,” 71. 60 The Conditions of Carriage, n. p. 61 Pseudonyms have been used to protect anonymity. 62 Seiler, “The Significance of Race”; Seiler, “Race: A Key Category.” 63 Merriman, “Rethinking Mobile

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Scott Gunther

ranging from 33 to 49. I use pseudonyms to preserve the anonymity of the interviewees, and the translations from French to English are my own. I should mention that the interviewees knew I was American, which could have influenced the ways in which they

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

protective cocoon of the car shell toward virtual visibility and vulnerability. Anonymity could turn into a hindrance to the vehicle’s functionality. In the Nissan IDS Concept, the car’s personal identification of the driver, possibly through biometric data

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Blue Sky Matter

Toward an (In-flight) Understanding of the Sensuousness of Mobilities Design

Ole B. Jensen and Phillip Vannini

of accommodating 150+ people normally makes for a very anonymous atmosphere. And in fact for some passengers nothing could be worse than spoiling that comforting anonymity—a troublesome circumstance caused by overly chatty seat companions, loud or