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Nighttime Navigating

Moving a Container Ship through Darkness

Maria Borovnik

external and internal forces that seafarers are passively exposed to. In this article, these interwoven knots in a meshwork of agency in which seafarers are occupied will be explored. During watchkeeping duties at night, or when having to maneuver a ship

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Lazy Labor, Modernization, and Coloniality

Mobile Cultures between the Andes and the Amazon around 1900

Jaime Moreno Tejada

. Officials often complained about the many natural obstacles to the success of their duties, such as bridgeless rivers and knee-deep mud along the trail, but in their narratives the Napo Runa were also to blame for the sorry state of communications. 14 In

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Knowledge, Travel, and Embodied Thought

Restlessness in Herder’s Journal of My Voyage in the Year 1769

John K. Noyes

another, or they appear to swirl and stream over and against one another. Until now, his entire inner being, his manner of thinking, his feelings and aspirations had been forced into a particular direction by his fixed sphere of duties, literary tasks and

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Tristan Josephson, Marcin B. Stanek, Tallie Ben Daniel, Jeremy Ash, Liz Millward, Caroline Luce, Regine Buschauer, Amanda K. Phillips, and Javier Caletrío

escape from everyday duties and frustrations. De Botton favors the latter interpretation and suggests that popular views of airports are unconsciously inscribed by religious symbolism, associating ascendance to the skies with freedom from the burdens of

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“Four Guys and a Hole in the Floor”

Racial Politics of Mobility and Excretion among BC-Based Long Haul Truckers

Amie McLean

University Press, 2008), 108; Ouellet, Pedal to the Metal . 47 CVSE officers enforce Vehicle Inspection Standards and the National Safety Code for heavy vehicles. Among other duties, they conduct speed enforcement, perform mechanical inspections, and

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Katherine Ellinghaus and Sianan Healy

gender and generational divisions, domestic duties and hygiene practices, [as well as] the use of space and patterns of occupancy.” 5 In other words, governments saw housing as essentially assimilative. 6 While fantasies of assimilation were a central

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

taken at 4:43 from Nissan preview trailer “Together We Ride”). shades and freshly brewed coffee. His schedule is projected onto a glass wall with a profile image of the Nissan IDS seemingly informing him about his duties: “Together We Plan” states a