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Title Peripheral visions in the globalizing present : space, mobility, aesthetics / edited by Esther Peeren, Hanneke Stuit, Astrid Van Weyenberg.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]

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Description 1 online resource
Series Thamyris/Intersecting: place, sex and race, 1570-7253 ; volume 31
Thamyris intersecting ; no. 31.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Peripheral Visions in the Globalizing Present: Space, Mobility, Aesthetics; Copyright; Contents; Thamyris Mission Statement; List of Illustrations; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Peripheral Visions in the Globalizing Present; Part 1: Theorizing the Peripheral; 1 A Grammar of Peripheralization: Neill Blomkamp's District 9; 2 The Infra-Periphery and Global Circuits of Symbolic Capital Accumulation; 3 Fragments in Relation: Trajectories of/for an Unbound Europe; 4 Peripheral Worldscapes in Circulation: Towards a Productive Understanding of Untranslatability; Part 2: Peripheral Spaces.
5 The Center of All Concerns at the Periphery of the World: The Sahara Desert from a Nomadic Perspective6 Cast(e)ing Life: The Experience of Living in Peripheral Caste Quarters; 7 The South African Backyard as a Very Local Peripheral Space; Part 3: Peripheral Mobilities; 8 Mobile Peripheries? Contesting and Negotiating Peripheries in the Global Era of Mobility; 9 "Repairing Europe": A Critical Reading of Storytelling in European Cultural Projects; 10 The Rise of the Peripheral Subject: Questions of Cultural Hybridity in the Greek "Crisis"; Part 4: Peripheral Aesthetics.
11 Remains to be Un/Seen: Envisioning the Disappeared in Willie Doherty's Ancient Ground and Patricio Guzmán's Nostalgia for the Light12 Shaping "Common Places": Post-Soviet Narratives beyond Anti-Utopia in Ksenia Buksha's The Freedom Factory and Igor Saveljev's Tereshkova is Flying to Mars; 13 The Heterotopic Closet: Spectral Presences and Otherworlds in La Revue Monstre and Michael James O'Brien's Interiors; Name Index.
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Subject Marginality, Social.
Boundaries -- Social aspects.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Assimilation (Sociology)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Peeren, Esther, editor.
Stuit, Hanneke, editor.
Weyenberg, A. van, 1977- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Peripheral visions in the globalizing present. Leiden ; Boston : Brill/Rodopi, [2016] 9789004321441 (DLC) 2016027437 (OCoLC)954718995
ISBN 9004323058 (E-book)
9789004323056 (electronic bk.)
9789004321441 (pbk. ; alk. paper)