KULT_online 56 (2018)

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Cultural History / Studies, Literature

KULT_online 56 (2018)


The Open Access Review Journal of the Gießener Graduiertenzentrums Kulturwissenschaften (GGK) and the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC). It is published twice each semester and features reviews of books and event reports that are related to the broad field of the study of culture.



A Controversial, But Welcome New Perspective on Structural Racism in Dutch Society
Wekker, Gloria: White Innocence: Paradoxes of Colonialism and Race. Durham/London: Duke University Press, 2016.
A Review by Gerlov van Engelenhoven

African American (Im)Mobilities in the Antebellum United States and Today
Pryor, Elizabeth Stordeur: Colored Travelers: Mobility and the Fight for Citizenship before the Civil War. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2016.
Miles, Jan: The Post-Racial Negro Green Book. New Orleans: Brown Bird Books, 2017.
A Review by Isabel Kalous

Beyond the West, Beyond the Canon – Feminist Ecocriticism Today
Vakoch, Douglas A. und Sam Mickey (eds.): Literature and Ecofeminism. Intersectional and International Voices. London/New York: Routledge, 2018.
A Review by Hannah Klaubert

A Thin Line Between DOOR & TRAP: Why (Neo-)Liberal Trans* In_Visibility Matters
Gosset, Reina, Eric A. Stanley and Johanna Burton (Ed.): Trap Door. Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility. Cambridge/Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 2017.
A Review by Oliver Klaassen

The (Non-)Orthodox Tradition, the (Non-)Orthodox Everydayness
Luehrmann, Sonja: Praying with the Senses: Contemporary Orthodox Christian Spirituality in Practice. Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2018.
A Review by Mina Ibrahim

Experience of Multiplicity, Multiplicity’s Experience. From a Critical Genealogy of Homo Economicus to a Contemporary Machine Phenomenology
Lash, Scott: Experience. New Foundations for the Human Sciences, Cambridge (UK): Polity 2018.
A Review by Ruben Pfizenmaier

Cyberbullying Policies: A Long Way from Ideas to Practices
Milosevic, Tijana: Protecting Children Online? Cyberbullying Policies of Social Media Companies, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2018.
A Review by Nikita Tumanov

Selbstreflexive Darstellungsformen. Eine interdisziplinäre Perspektive auf Repräsentationen des Holocausts
Heindl, Nina & Veroniqué Sina (Hg.): Notwendige Unzulänglichkeit. Künstlerische und mediale Repräsentationen des Holocaust. Berlin: LIT Verlag, 2017.
Eine Rezension von Silvia Casazza

'Art of the State:' Societal Pressures and State Responses in Late Yugoslav Socialism
Rory, Archer; Stubbs, Paul & Igor Duda (eds.): Social Inequalities and Discontent in Yugoslav Socialism. London and New York: Routledge, 2016.
A Review by Zoran Vučkovac

Reality Stranger than Fiction. Living the American Dream in Socialist Yugoslavia
Vučetić, Radina. Coca-Cola Socialism. Americanization of Yugoslav Culture in the Sixties. Budapest/New York: CEU Press, 2018.
A Review by Nikola Bakovic

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