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From Robocop to Transformers? August 1, 2007

Posted by elizabethwong in Anthropology-urban, Malaysia, Note2Self, Politics.
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Notwithstanding the fact that Jeff deserves everyone’s support for daring to plunge into murky waters of electoral politics (and that alone deserves a separate post later – once his sites are accessible, including his new election blog), I’m not sure if one should be amused or worried with the SG’s pop culture reference.

So here’s a serious note to whoever prepped the boss.

Pop culture is more complicated and trickier than it appears.

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Readings: The Politics of Cats June 5, 2007

Posted by elizabethwong in Anthropology-urban, Note2Self, Readings.
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I hate the fact that he used this title before i did; I *heart* this man for writing something to chase the blues away. πŸ™‚

(Stimulus->Respond Issue 18, June-July 2007)

John Hutnyk embarks on a consideration of dialectics, structural anthropology, William Burroughs, anthropomorphism and warfare in his musings on the aberrance of cats.

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