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In an early phase of my work on later modern war I explored the so-called ‘cultural turn’ in US counterinsurgency and its invasive mapping of ‘human terrain’, and as part of the attempt to impel (and interpellate) US soldiers into what I called this ‘rush to the intimate’ I considered the role-playing simulations acted out in mock Iraqi villages and towns fabricated for pre-deployment training in the continental United States (see ‘The rush to the Intimate’: DOWNLOADS tab). 1,750 more words

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Hansel & Gretel

(image detail of “Hansel & Gretel” at Park Avenue Armory. Photo by James Ewing)

A brief demonstartion of the environment inside the installation:

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The deadly rise of Aussie bikers in Asia

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