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Boom (2012) 2 (3): 5–12.
Published: 01 October 2012
.... I was involved because it s something that interested me and that s not because I understood anything. I didn t live at the camp in the beginning. ami sommariva and louis warren Pepper Spray and Politics An interview with radical student activist Ian Lee Boom0203_02.indd 5 20/09/12 6:10 PM 6 bOOmCa...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 December 2016
... writers currently using the English language as both a musical instrument and a political weapon.” © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Hunter S. Thompson Gonzo journalism Hells Angels The Nation Rolling Stone Ramparts San Francisco counterculture Carey McWilliams...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Susan Moffat Albany Bulb, a former landfill, is a thirty-one-acre battleground for the Bay Area’s competing progressive movements for social justice, environmental conservation, and politically engaged art. Street protest, lawsuits, regulatory jockeying, anarchist camp-ins, and art have all been...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 110–119.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Walter Hood; Shannon Jackson From their origins, the University of California, Berkeley and The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) were established in different geographical, cultural, and political contexts. In a course sponsored by the Global Urban Humanities Initiative, artist, designer and...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 44–53.
Published: 01 December 2015
...–hosting a farmers market on the church grounds, donating to local charities, hosting intrafaith discussions, encouraging its members to take a more hands–on approach to charity, and becoming involved in political issues such as immigration reform. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 28–41.
Published: 01 June 2015
... comes from, what we owe the land and communities, and our moral, economic, and political relationships. In this interview she discusses her work, including recent and forthcoming projects such as Not A Cornfield, 100 Mules Walking the Los Angeles Aqueduct, and Bending the River Back into the City —the...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Suzanne Fischer “Pacific” was the key term in the name of San Francisco's Panama Pacific International Exposition. The fair presented a vision of an increasingly unified Pacific region under the control of American economic and political power. Of course, California had been part of a coherent...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 88–91.
Published: 01 March 2015
... increasingly turn California into a global crossroad for the world economy, which it has been for a long time already; remittances back home will help modernize countries of origin, while residents here will influence politics there—and in California too. Bilingualism and multiculturalism won’t be so exotic by...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 110–124.
Published: 01 December 2014
...David Butow Photojournalist David Butow has covered social issues, politics, and news events around the world. In his new series “After Hours,” he stays closer to home, photographing at nighttime in spaces that have been vacated or have few people. Strange colors from artificial lighting and the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
... murals as vehicles for, and symbols of, their social and political activism. They have articulated their stances on local and global issues civil rights at home, civil wars abroad, racism, policing, and now gentrification with paintbrushes and spray cans, and in the process have helped to cultivate a...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 80–91.
Published: 01 December 2016
... water pump and a large water tank were installed on the top of the shantytown. Literacy classes continued at night, and a few rural workers learned to read, write, and use alfabetizaçao within the forbidden contest of political conscientizaçao. I could leave with my head up and with a collective that...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 92–98.
Published: 01 December 2016
... language. 3 Stephanie S. Pincetl, Transforming California: A Political History of Land Use and Development (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Uni- versity Press, 1999), vii. 4 Michel Foucault, Power/Knowledge: Selected Interviews and Other Writings, 1972 1977 (New York: Pantheon, 1980), 82. Photograph by Matt Gush...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 62–69.
Published: 01 December 2016
... harangue of Berkeley politics and soothe his marriage, he was fueled too by the larger Californian and American consciousness to get back to the land or get back to something. As a kid, I saw this idea on the cover of The Band album, in a group of musicians who looked as if they had crawled out of a mine...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 39–51.
Published: 01 December 2016
... corporate coffee was on every cor- ner in the city, the ritual of the independent coffeehouse was already well established. Strong, heated, and often full-boil conversations about politics or city life were in animated display. The best ones were theater of their own. There was an urgency and liveliness, a...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 20–25.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and his effort to protect the GOP from right-wing corrosion and the likes of Nixon, Goldwater, George Murphy, and especially Ronald Reagan. Ultimately it was this effort that united the corporate conservatives of Reaganism to oust the 32 year political veteran in 1968. Based on periodicals and primary...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 46–50.
Published: 01 September 2014
...-determination, a renaissance of indigenous politics and culture made possible by the survival of indigenous people and nations, and the economic opportunities of Indian gaming. Bauer argues that people who hunt for deeper meaning in Ishi’s legacy are often looking to understand something about themselves, not...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 100–109.
Published: 01 September 2016
... William Davis. Is the spatially determined appropriation of sensorial experiences an (in)formal tool of political resistance? In Mexico City, there is a visual onslaught of signage and text, even in public parks, where street vendors have staked a claim. Here is a visual poem that questions our assumption...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 32–39.
Published: 01 September 2016
... reportage, including blogs, political media sites, YouTube pages, and Twitter feeds and hashtags. The Global Anti-Memorial Map for Ayot- zinapa s 43 locates and catalogs the cities where the anti- memorialization activities were presented first in physical form and then posted and shared online. The public...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2016
... at the de Young in San Francisco brings together 175 photographs, films, and ephemera on Lyon s life in the Southwest; abandoned street children in Colombia; the political turmoil in Haiti; the chaos of life Danny Lyon, Occupy Oakland, City Hall, Oakland 2011. Collection of the artist, L139 © Danny...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 18–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
... politics play an important role in your earlier work, these issues are pre- sented in even more direct ways in your recent work. I m thinking of the political struggles narrated through the fic- tional nonfiction of I Hotel, but also through the embodied performances in Anime Wong. Are there political...