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Crafting Future Selves

Time-Tricking and the Limits of Temporal Play in Children’s Online Film-Making

Espen Helgesen

time. By establishing particular rhythms through temporal play, an otherwise chaotic future is given a certain expected direction. In McDonald’s words, ‘“temporal play” means that time has become manipulable and that it has been put at stake’ (ibid

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Spirit of the Future

Movement, Kinetic Distribution, and Personhood among Siberian Eveny

Olga Ulturgasheva

precipitates a future event through the medium of a narrative about one’s own future. Specifically, I explore how the framework of ‘becoming’ and the transformability of personhood can assist us in understanding the ways that the future is perceived and

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Erland Mårald and Erik Westholm

Introduction This article explores how the future has been approached in Swedish forestry over the last 150 years. While the history of forestry in Sweden is generally well researched (e.g., Antonson and Jansson 2011 ; Eliasson 2002 ), the

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A World in the Making

Discovering the Future in the Hispanic World

Javier Fernández-Sebastián

Translator : Mark Hounsell

We lack histories of the internal time-sense, of the changing beat in men’s experience of the rhythms of perception … We also lack a history of the future tense. George Steiner, In Bluebeard’s Castle My aim is to provide an overview of certain

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Emptiness and its futures

Staying and leaving as tactics of life in Latvia

Dace Dzenovska

governments in power, concrete policy measures, or corrupt politicians. It began to seem that a future different from the one inherent in the oppressive present was possible. Amid this proliferation of hope for a global spring, Latvia stood out. It stood out

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Can Time Be Tricked?

A Theoretical Introduction

Felix Ringel

used for educational purposes. Two vocational training centres have opened for future workers for Bremerhaven’s currently stumbling offshore wind-farm industry. The future electricians are to benefit from the city’s enormous reindustrialization efforts

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Tricking Time, Overthrowing a Regime

Reining in the Future in the Yemeni Youth Revolution

Ross Porter

Several miles of tents, marquees and wooden shacks weave their way through the heart of Sana‘a, the capital of Yemen. Aims, plans and manifestos of a future state circulate. A man atop a stage shouts through a microphone to the crowds below who are

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Cameron Bassiri

Plato’s Republic , particularly moderation and justice, and we will see just how these concepts are operative in Sartre’s work and allow for the unity of a group independent of a political, governing body. Third, we will engage the status of the future

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From the Auto-mobile to the Driven Subject?

Discursive Assertions of Mobility Futures

Katharina Manderscheid

dimensions. I then reflect from a methodological point of view on the status of the videos, elaborating on their impact on the future of (auto)mobility and their meaning for mobility research. But first of all, I want to clarify what it means to speak of

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When the Future Is Hard to Recall

Episodic Memory and Mnemonic Aids in Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival

Hannah Chapelle Wojciehowski

with the heptapods, as the humans call them. She ultimately solves the mystery of the aliens’ written language: their nonlinear grammar allows them to see into the future. When Louise learns the language, she too can see into the future, and gains a