Culture Unbound, Volume 6, 2014

DOI: 10.3384/cu.2000.1525.146

Thematic Sections of 2014

Thematic Section: Capitalism: Current Crisis and Cultural Critique
Thematic Section: Social Movements – Ritual, Space and Media
Thematic Section: Changing Orders of Knowledge? Encyclopaedias in Transition
Thematic Section: Therapeutic Cultures
Thematic Section: Sustainabilities
Thematic Section: Writing at Borders

Table of Contents

Johan Fornäs, Martin Fredriksson & Naomi Stead
Culture Unbound Vol. 6, Editorial

Thematic Section: Capitalism: Current Crisis and Cultural Critique

Edited by Johan Fornäs

Johan Fornäs
Introducing Capitalism: Current Crisis and Cultural Critique

Christian Fuchs
Karl Marx and the Study of Media and Culture Today

Brett Neilson
Beyond Kulturkritik: Along the Supply Chain of Contemporary Capitalism

John Clarke
Imagined, Real and Moral Economies

Anders Bartonek
Labour Against Capitalism? Hegel’s Concept of Labour in Between Civil Society and the State

Gigi Roggero
The General Illumination which Bathes all the Colours: Class Composition and Cognitive Capitalism for Dummies

Kylie Jarrett
The Alternative to Post-Hegemony: Reproduction and Austerity’s Social Factory

Steen Nepper Larsen
Compulsory Creativity: A Critique of Cognitive Capitalism

Andrew Ross
You Are Not a Loan: A Debtors Movement

Randy Martin
What Difference Do Derivatives Make? From the Technical to the Political Conjuncture

Jean-Louis Fabiani
Cultural Governance and the Crisis of Financial Capitalism

Jim McGuigan
The Neoliberal Self

Mark Banks
‘Being in the Zone’ of Cultural Work

Greig de Peuter
Beyond the Model Worker: Surveying a Creative Precariat

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Thematic Section: Social Movements – Ritual, Space and Media

Madeleine Hurd
Introduction: Social Movements – Ritual, Space and Media

Kerstin Jacobsson
Elementary Forms of Religious Life in Animal Rights Activism

Steffen Werther & Madeleine Hurd
Go East, Old Man: The Ritual Spaces of SS Veterans’ Memory Work

Carl Cassegård
Lovable Anarchism: Campus Protest in Japan From the 1990s to Today

Robert Hamrén
Klimax Working for the Climate: Through Humor, Play, and the Redefinition of Space

Peter Snowdon
The Revolution Will Be Uploaded: Vernacular Video and the Arab Spring

Elżbieta Korolczuk
Terms of Engagement: Re-Defining Identity and Infertility On-line

Heike Graf
From Wasteland to Flower Bed: Ritual in the Website Communication of Urban Activist Gardeners

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Thematic Section: Changing Orders of Knowledge? Encyclopaedias in Transition

Edited by Jutta Haider & Olof Sundin

Jutta Haider & Olof Sundin
Introduction: Changing Orders of Knowledge? Encyclopaedias in Transition

Katharine Schopflin
What do we Think an Encyclopaedia is?

Seth Rudy
Knowledge and the Systematic Reader: The Past and Present of Encyclopedic Reading

Siv Frøydis Berg & Tore Rem
Knowledge for Sale: Norwegian Encyclopaedias in the Marketplace

Vanessa Aliniaina Rasoamampianina
Reviewing Encyclopaedia Authority

Ulrike Spree
How readers Shape the Content of an Encyclopedia: A Case Study Comparing the German Meyers Konversationslexikon (1885-1890) with Wikipedia (2002-2013)

Kim Osman
The Free Encyclopaedia that Anyone can Edit: The Shifting Values of Wikipedia Editors

Simon Lindgren
Crowdsourcing Knowledge: Interdiscursive Flows from Wikipedia into Scholarly Research

Tales from the field

Georg Kjøll and Anne Marit Godal
Store Norske Leksikon: Defining a New Role for an Edited Encyclopaedia

Lennart Guldbrandsson
Wikipedia

Molly Huber
Land of 10,000 Facts: Minnesota’s New Digital Encyclopedia

Michael Upshall
What future for Traditional Encyclopedias in the Age of Wikipedia?

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Independent articles

Francisco Martínez
The Invisible City:  Exploring the Third Something of Urban Life

Eva Zetterman
The PST project, Willie Herrón’s street mural Asco East of No West (2011) and the Mural Remix Tour: Power relations on the Los Angeles art scene

Carolina Martínez
‘This one’s for VIP Users’: Participation and Commercial Strategies in Children’s Virtual Worlds

Thematic Section: Therapuetic Cultures

Edited by Allan Apperley, Stephen Jacobs & Mark Jones

Alan Apperley, Stephen Jacobs & Mark Jones
Introduction: Therapeutic Culture

Alan Apperley
Revisiting Dearing: Higher Education and the Construction of the ‘Belabored’ Self

Jean Collingsworth
The Self-Help Book in the Therapeutic Ontosphere: A Postmodern Paradox

Erin Morton
“Not a Vacation, But a Hardening Process”: The Self-Empowerment Work of Therapeutic Craft in Nova Scotia

Colin Wright
Happiness Studies and Wellbeing: A Lacanian Critique of Contemporary Conceptualisations of the Cure

Andrew McLachlan
Preventative Therapeutics: A Study of Risk and Prevention in Australian Mental Health

Maryam El-Shall
Therapeutic Solutions, Disciplinary Ethics and Medical Truth on Self-Help TV

Marsha Pearce
Looking Like People; Feeling Like People: The Black Body, Dress and Aesthetic Therapy in the Caribbean

Stephen Jacobs
Inner Peace and Global Harmony: Individual Wellbeing and Global Solutions in the Art of Living

Graeme Simpson & Ani Murr
Reconceptualising Well-being: Social Work, Economics and Choice

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Thematic Section: Sustainabilities

Edited by Carina Ren, Tom O'Dell & Adriana Budeanu

Carina Ren, Tom O’Dell & Adriana Budeanu
Sustainabilities in the Cultural Economy

Kathleen R. Smythe
An Historian’s Critique of Sustainability

Helen Kopnina
Contesting ‘Environment’ Through the Lens of Sustainability: Examining Implications for Environmental Education (EE) and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

Lauren C. Johnson
Work at the Periphery: Issues of Tourism Sustainability in Jamaica

Christian Fuentes
Enacting Green Consumers: The Case of the Scandinavian Preppies

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Independent Articles

Louis Rice
The Nature2 of Society2: Enmapping Nature, Space and Society into a Town-green Hybrid

Anne-Li Lindgren & Anna Sparrman
Blogging Family-like Relations when Visiting Theme and Amusement Parks: The Use of Children in Displays Online

Peter Jackson
The Malady of UNESCO’s Archive

Yiannis Mylonas
A Critical Study of Informal New Media Uses in Sweden

Thematic Section: Writing at Borders

Edited by Tuulikki Kurki, Saija Kaskinen, Kirsi Laurén & Mari Ristolainen

Tuulikki Kurki, Saija Kaskinen, Kirsi Laurén & Mari Ristolainen
Preface: Writing at Borders

Tuulikki Kurki
Borders from the Cultural Point of View: An Introduction to Writing at Borders

Part 1: Writing territory and space at borderlands

Tiiu Jaago
Discontinuity and Continuity in Representations of 20th Century Estonian History

Tuulikki Kurki
Non-Russian Language Space and Border in Russian Karelian Literature

Part 2: Border crossers and crossovers in travel narratives

Kirsi Laurén
Facing the Otherness. Crossing the Finnish-Soviet Estonian Border as Narrated by Finnish Tourists

Kirsti Salmi-Niklander
Adventurers, Flâneurs, and Agitators: Travel Stories as Means for Marking and Transgressing Boundaries in 19th and Early 20th Century Finland

Part 3: Hybrid identities and borders

Thekla Musäus
Rattling Sabres and Evil Intruders: The Border, Heroes and Border-crossers in Panfennist and Soviet Socialist Realist Literature

Saija Kaskinen
If the Borders Could Tell: The Hybrid Identity of the Border in the Karelian Borderland

Part 4: Displaced and symbolic borders

Mari Ristolainen
Displaced Borders: The Written Traumatic Borderline Between Pskov Province and Chechnya

Tarja Tanttu
Encounters Along Micro-Level Borders: Silence and Metacommunicative Talk in Service Encounter Conversations Between Finnish Employment Officials and Immigrants

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Thematic Section: Concurrences: Culture Bound and Unbound

Edited by Diana Brydon, Peter Forsgren & Gunlög Fur

Diana Brydon, Peter Forsgren & Gunlög Fur
Culture Bound and Unbound: Concurrent Voices and Claims in Postcolonial Places

Fedja Borčak
Re-rigging Othering Subversive Infantilisation in Contemporary Bosnian-Herzegovinian Prose

Linda Andersson Burnett
An Eighteenth-Century Ecology of Knowledge: Patronage and Natural History

Mikela Lundahl
Friction or Closure: Heritage as loss

Piia K. Posti
Concurrences in Contemporary Travel Writing: Postcolonial Critique and Colonial Sentiments in Sven Lindqvist’s Exterminate all the Brutes and Terra Nullius

Melanie Klein
Creating the Authentic? Art Teaching in South Africa as Transcultural Phenomenon

Hans Hägerdal
The Fictitious World Traveller: The Swede on Timor and the Noble Savage Imager

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