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John Hutnyk, Robinsonades: pertaining to allegories from the East IndiaCompany in Ceylon and other islands, from Marxism to Post-structuralism, and in which, dear reader, a 300-year-old adventure book may still have something to say, Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, 21:2, 279-286, DOI: 10.1080/14649373.2020.1766236, 2020

John Hutnyk ‘A Rhinoceros in the Library: Marx Reading Indian Sources’ in Niranjan Goswami (ed) Desiring India: Representations through British and French Eyes 1584-1857 Kolkata; Jadavpur University Press 2020

John Hutnyk ‘The Corporate Menagerie’ Thesis Eleven https://doi.org/10.1177/0725513620949009 August 2020

Le Thi Mai & John Hutnyk ‘An intuition of innovative new institutions’, Educational Philosophy and Theory, 52:11, 1120-1125, 2020

Do Thi Xuan Huong & John Hutnyk (2020): Co-research in Vietnam for the anthropology classroom, Educational Philosophy and Theory, 52:11, 1185-1200

Nguyen Minh Huan and John Hutnyk ‘Sociology in Vietnam’ Journal of Asian and African Studies, Vol. 55(6) 783–785, 2020

John Hutnyk ‘The Pecuniary Animus of the University’, Education, Philosophy and Theory 2020, doi.org/10.1080/00131857.2020.173535

John Hutnyk. ‘Liquidity in the Sundarbans: If the tigers and cyclones don’t get you, the law will’, South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies, 42(5): 1005-1012. 2020. ISSN: 0085-6401 (ISI)

John Hutnyk ‘What did you do in the war? Revisiting the WW2 memoirs of Stoker Thomas Mouat Tate’, History and Anthropology. 30(5): 581-599. 2019.

John Hutnyk ‘Museum of Vernacular Regeneration’, CITY, 22(4): 584-594. 2018

John Hutnyk ‘Screen violence and partition; Inter Asia Cultural Studies, 19(4): 610-626. 2018
























95* John Hutnyk ‘Marx in Calcutta’, CITY, 22(4): 490-509. 2018 1360-4813 Scopus
94* John Hutnyk. ‘Mela: festival scenes in South Asian cinema’, Inter Asia Cultural Studies, 19(1): 129-147. 2018 1464-9373 ISI
93* John Hutnyk. ‘Cine-Politics: Film Stars and Political Existence in South India, by M. Madhava Prasad’, South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies, 41: 236-238. 2018 0085-6401 ISI
92 John Hutnyk. ‘Proletarianization’ in New Formations (special issue on Bernard Stiegler) February. 2013 9781907103612
91 John Hutnyk and Thomas Henri. ‘Contexts for Distraction’ Journal For Cultural Research 17(2):199-125. 2012 14797585 Scopus
90 John Hutnyk. ‘Poetry After Guantanamo: M.I.A.’ Social Identities 18.5, pp. 555-572. 2012. 13504630 Scopus
89 John Hutnyk. ‘“Sexy Sammie and Red Rosie”? From Burning Books to the War on Terror’, Space and Culture 15.2, pp164-

176. 2012

12063312. ISI
88 John Hutnyk. ‘Beyond Television Studies’ Roundtable essay in South Asian History and Culture 3(4):583-590. 2012 1947-2498
87 John Hutnyk. ‘Critique of Everything’ in Soumen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society 36(3)71-75. 2011. 0355-3930
86 John Hutnyk. ‘Pantomime Terror Diasporic Music in a Time of War’. Journal of Creative Communications, 2(1-2), pp. 123-141. 2007 09732586 Scopus
85 John Hutnyk ‘Culture’ main entry for culture section in Theory Culture and Society Vol. 23(2–3): 351–375 23. 2006 0263-2764 ISI
84 John Hutnyk. ‘The Dialectic of Here and There: Anthropology ‘At Home’ and British Asian Communism’ Social Identities 11(4):345-361. 2006 1350-4630 Scopus
83 John Hutnyk. ‘Panoramas of Asia and the Electronic Hearth: Michael Palin’s Connection’ Journal of the Moving Image, 4(Nov):32-62. 2005. 2230-9160
82 John Hutnyk. ‘Hybridity’ Ethnic and Racial Studies 28(1):79-102, 2005. 0141-9870 ISI
81 John Hutnyk. ‘The Dialectics of European Hip-Hop: Fun^da^mental and the Deathening Silence’ South Asian Popular Culture 3(1):17-32. 2005 1474-6689 Scopus
80 John Hutnyk. ‘Photogenic Poverty: Souvenirs and Infantilism’ Journal of Visual Culture, 3(1):77-94. 2004 1470-4129 ISI
79 John Hutnyk. ‘The Chapatti Story: How Hybridity as Theory displaced Maoism as Politics in Subaltern Studies’ Contemporary South Asia 12(4)481-491. 2004 0958-4935 Scopus
78 John Hutnyk. ‘Bataille’s Wars: Surrealism, Marxism, Fascism’ Critique of Anthropology, 23(3):264-288 2003 0308-275X ISI
77 John Hutnyk. Tales from the Raj’ in Rethinking Marxism, vol. 13(3-4):119-136. 2002. 0893-5696 Scopus
76 John Hutnyk. ‘Jungle Studies – the State of Anthropology’ in Futures 34(1):15-31. 2002. 0016-3287/01 ISI
75 John Hutnyk. ‘Music for Euro-Maoists: On the Correct Handling of Contradictions Among Popstars’ in Theory Culture and Society 17(3):141-163. 2000. 0263-2763 ISI
74 John Hutnyk and Sanjay Sharma. ‘Music and Politics:

Introduction to the Special Section’ in Theory Culture and Society 17(3):57-65. 2000

0263-2763 ISI
73 John Hutnyk. ‘Hybridity Saves: Authenticity and/or the Critique of Appropriation’ in Amer-Asia 25(3):39-58. 2000. 0044-7471 ISI
72 John Hutnyk. ‘The Right to Difference is a Fundamental Human Right: Against the Motion’ contribution to GDAT debate, Left Curve No 23, 2001 0160-1857
71 John Hutnyk. ‘Resettling Bakun: Consultancy, Anthropologists and Development’ Left Curve 23:82-90. 1999 0160-1857
70 John Hutnyk. ‘Adorno at Womad: South Asian Crossovers and the Limits of Hybridity-talk’ Postcolonial Studies, 1(3):401-426. 1998. 1368-8790 ISI
69 John Hutnyk. ‘Clifford’s Ethnographica’ Critique of Anthropology 18(4):339-378. 1998 0308-275X ISI
68 John Hutnyk and Virinder Kalra. ‘Brimful of Agitation, Appropriation and Authenticity: Madonna’s “Asian Kool”‘ in Postcolonial Studies, 1(3):339-355. 1998 1368-8790 ISI
367 John Hutnyk and Virinder Kalra. ‘Music and Politics – introduction to the special section’ Postcolonial Studies, 1(3):335-37. 1998. 1368-8790 ISI
66 John Hutnyk. ‘derrida@marx.archive’ Space and Culture 2:95-122. 1997 12063312 ISI
65 John Hutnyk, Virinder Kalra and Sanjay Sharma. ‘Fun^Da^Mental Politics: the New Asian Dance Music and its Revolutionary Antecedents’ Left Curve 21:54-64. 1997. 01601857


John Hutnyk. ‘Media, Research, Politics, Culture’ Critique of Anthropology 16(4):417-428. 1996.

John Hutnyk. ‘Writing Calcutta: Travelling with Lévi-Strauss and Gunter Grass’ Kolkata 2000, (India) June pp 31-47. 1995

0308275X ISI
62 John Hutnyk. ‘Thinking With Berger: Local/Global and Dialogue in Modernity As Exile by Nikos Papastergiadis’, New Literatures Review, 27:91-103. 1994 03147495
61 John Hutnyk. ‘African Research Futures: Post-Colonialism and Identity’ Anthropology Today 10(4):24-25. 1994. 0268540X
60 John Hutnyk. ‘Noir Sociology: Can Academics Map Los Angeles’, Left Curve, 17:26-33. 1993. 01601857 Scopus
59 John Hutnyk. ‘Calcutta Cipher: travellers and the city’ Social

Analysis 32:53-65. 1993

0133977X Scopus
58 John Hutnyk. ‘Articulation and Marginalia: Making Spaces for Other Voices in Our Institutions’ New Literatures Review, Winter-South:104-116. 1992 314-7495
57 John Hutnyk. ‘Cinematic Calcutta: Camera Angles on the City’ Agenda Special issue, Dec:68-72. 1992 10331115
56 John Hutnyk ‘Photogenic Calcutta- Instamatic Anthropology’ In Media, (India) July 1992 0085-3224
55 John Hutnyk. ‘Comparative Anthropology and Evans-Pritchard’s African Photography’ Critique of Anthropology 10(1):81-102. 1990. 0308275X ISI
54 John Hutnyk. ‘Clifford Geertz as a Cultural System’ Social Analysis 25:91-119. 1989 0133977X Scopus
53 John Hutnyk. ‘Customs Review of Public Culture; The U.S. and Africa in Melbourne’ Public Culture 2(1)Fall: 130-136. 1989 08992363 ISI
52 John Hutnyk. ‘The Third Body: Black Art on (Re)View in London’ Criticism, Heresy and Interpretation, vol. 3.1989 10378707
51 John Hutnyk. ‘Lévi-Strauss as a Cultural System: Geertz’s Chapter on Tristes Tropiques’ Criticism, Heresy and Interpretation, vol. 1, No. 1. 1988 10378707
50 John Hutnyk. ‘Castaway Anthropology: Malinowski’s Tropical Writings’ Antithesis, 2(1):43-56. 1988 10303839
49 John Hutnyk. ’The Authority of Style’, Social Analysis, 21:59-79. 1987 0133977X Scopus
48 John Hutnyk. ‘Go Tell it on the Mountain: Politics and Knowledge in Ethnography’, Melbourne Journal of Politics, 18:126-141. 1986 0085-3224
47 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘The Working Day’ in Michelangelo Paganopoulos editor In-Between Fiction and Non Fiction: Reflections on the Poetics of Ethnography towards the Formation of World Society, Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp 55-66. (TDT). 2018 1-5275-0833-1
46 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Censoring Wagner’ in Annemette Kirkegaard, Helmi Järviluoma, Jan Sverre Knudsen, editors, Researching Music Censorship, Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp 286-311. 2017 10:1443886173
45 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Sexy Sammie and Red Rosie’ in

Aparajita De editor South Asian Racialization and Belonging after 9/11: Masks of Threat, Lexington Books USA, Chapter 2. 2016



44 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Shopping as Civil War’ in Theresa Beyer, Thomas Burkhalter and Hannes Liechti (eds) Seismographic Sounds: Visions of a New World, NoOrient, Geneva. ISBN: 2015 9783952449608
43 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘The Black Hole?’ in Nilanjana Gupta (ed) Strangely Beloved: Writings on Calcutta, New Delhi: Rupa Publications pp27-36. 2014. 9788129129277
42 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘NDTV 24×7: Mohammad Afzal Guru Frame by Frame’ in Biswarup Sen and Abhijit Roy (eds) Channeling Cultures: Television Studies from India, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, pp177-200 2014 9780198092056
41 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Citizen: Marx/Kane’ in Mazierska, Eva and Lars Kristensen (eds) Marx a the Movies: Revisiting History, Theory and Practice, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan pp218-243. 2014 1349478377
40 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Dragnets on London Transport’ in Raul Gshrey (ed) Grenzlinien, Frankfurt: Gutleut Verlag. 2013 9783936826586
39 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Beyond Television Studies’ in Aswin Punathambekar and Shanti Kumar (eds) Television at Large in South Asia, London: Routledge. 2013 9788189643355
38 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Critica de tudo’ in Tatiana Amendola Sanches ed., Estudos Culturais uma abordagem pratica, Sao Paulo: Editora Senac pp99-209 2011 978-85-396-0141-7
37 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘NDTV 24X7, the Hanging Channel: News Media or Horror Show’ in Batabyal, Chowdhry, Gaur et al. Indian Mass Media and the Politics of Change, London: Routledge. 2011. 9781138662858
36 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Undercover Transports’ in Menrath and Schwinghammer eds What Does a Chameleon Look Like? Topographies of Immersion, Cologne: Herbert Von Halem Verlag. 2011 9783938258514
35 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Pantomime paranoia in London or, ‘lookout he’s behind you!’’ in Ian Peddie (ed) Popular Music and Human Rights, Volume I: British and American Music, London: Ashgate. 2011 1409437574
34 John Hutnyk and Laura King (book chapter). ‘The Eighteenth Brumaire of Gaius Baltar: Colonialism Reimagined in Battlestar Gallactica’ in Arlo Kemp fed., Breaching the Colonial Contract Springer pp237-250. 2011. 978-90-481-3888-3
33 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Hybridity’ in Kim Knott and Sean McLaughlin Diasporas: Concepts, Intersections, Identities London Zed books pp59-62 2010 978-1-84277-948-4
32 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Translating Appearance: On the First Sentence of Das Kapital’ in Tom Bunyard ed., The Devils Party London CCS pp50-54. 2009 978-1-4452-1822-9
31 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Tourism and the Selling of Cultures’ in Robin Anderson and Jonathan Gray eds., Battleground: the Media (2 Vold) vol 2 Westport: Greenwood Press: 513-519. 2008 978-0-313-34169-4
30 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Martin Heidegger Goes to the Movies’ in David Held and Henrietta Moore eds., Cultural Politics in a Global Age: Uncertainty, Solidarity and Innovation, Oxford: One World 112-120. 2008 978-1-85168-550-9
29 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Deathening Silence: The Terms of (Non) Political Commentary’ Basu, D and Lamelle S Eds The Vinyl Ain’t Final: Hip-hop and the Globalisation of Black Popular Culture London: Pluto Press. 2006 978-0745319407
28 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘The Dialectics of Here and There: British Asian Communism’ in Ali, Kalra and Sayyid (Eds) A Postcolonial People, London: Hurst. 2006 1850657963
27 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Calcutta’ in Vinay Lal and Ashis Nandy eds The Future of Knowledge and Culture New Delhi: Penguin pp 20-25. 2005 0670058130
26 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Musik f r Euro-Maoisten: ber die richtige Behandlung der Widerspr che bei Pop-stars’ in Kunstwerk und Kritik, Jour Fixe Initiative Berling (hg), Munster: Unrast-Verlag pp 111-143. 2003 13: 9783897714212
25 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Capital Calcutta: Coins, Maps, Monuments, Souvenirs and Tourism’ in Bell, D and Haddour, A (eds) City Visions, Longman, Chapter 3. 2000 0582327415
24 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘The Right to Difference is a Fundamental Human Right: Against the Motion’ contribution to GDAT debate No 10, with Corry, S, Jean-Klein, I, Wilson, R, ed Wade, P. The Right to Difference is a Fundamental

Human Right University of Manchester, pp40-52. 2000.

23 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Semifeudal Cybercolonialism: Technocratic Dreamtime in Malaysia’ in Bosma, J et al (eds.) Readme! Filtered by Nettime: Ascii Culture and the Revenge of Knowledge, New York: Autonomedia,. pp 315-321. 1999 9781570270895
22 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Magical Mystical Tourism’ in Raminder Kaur and John Hutnyk (eds) Travel Worlds: Journeys in Contemporary Cultural Politics London, Zed books pp 94-119. 1999 1856495620
21 John Hutnyk and Raminder Kaur (book chapter). ‘Introduction’ in Raminder Kaur and John Hutnyk (eds) Travel Worlds: Journeys in Contemporary Cultural Politics London, Zed books pp 1-13. 1999 1856495620
20 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Argonauts of Western Pessimism: Clifford’s Malinowski’ in Steve Clarke (ed) Travel Writing and Empire: Postcolonial Theory in Transit, London: Zed books pp 45-62. 1999 1856496287
19 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Adorno at Womad: South Asian Crossovers and the Limits of Hybridity-talk’ forthcoming in Werbner, P and Modood, T. (eds.) Debating Cultural Hybridity: Multi-Cultural Identities and the Politics of Anti-Racism, London, Zed books, pp 106-136. 1997 1856494241
18 John Hutnyk (book chapter). ‘Repetitive Beatings or Criminal Justice?’ in Sanjay Sharma, John Hutnyk and Ashwani Sharma (eds) Dis-orienting Rhythms: The Politics of the New Asian Dance Music Zed Books, London, pp 156-189. 1996 1856494705
17 John Hutnyk, Virinder Kalra and Sanjay Sharma (book chapter). ‘Re-Sounding (Anti)Racism, or Concordant Politics? Revolutionary Antecedents’ in Sanjay Sharma, John Hutnyk and Ashwani Sharma (eds) Dis-orienting Rhythms: The Politics of the New Asian Dance Music Zed Books, London. pp 127-155.1996 1856494705
16 John Hutnyk, Sanjay Sharma and Ashwani Sharma (book chapter). ‘Introduction’ in Sanjay Sharma, John Hutnyk and Ashwani Sharma (eds) Dis-orienting Rhythms: The Politics of the New Asian Dance Music Zed Books, London, pp 1-14. 1996. 1856494705
815 John Hutnyk, Scott McQuire and Nikos Papastergiadis (book chapter). ‘Strategy, Identity, Writing: An interview with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak’, in Sarah Harasym (ed), The Post-

Colonial Critic, (USA) Routledge, New York, pp 35-49. 1991.

14 John Hutnyk (Catalogue essay). ‘Sokari Douglas Camp’ in Steel Sculptures – Sokari Douglas Camp, London: Douglas Camp Pubs. 2010
13 John Hutnyk. (Magazine article) ‘The politics of Cats’ in Stimulus Respond – e-journal – http://www.stimulusrespond.com. 2007 1746-8086
12 John Hutnyk (journal report) ‘Show Neon Fashion’ – Left Curve ‘Publicity’ section article. Volume 29: 106-107. (California). 2005 0160-1857
11 John Hutnyk and Virinder Kalra (Magazine article,), ‘Postcolonial London’ Seminar, (India). 2001
10 John Hutnyk (journal article in translation). ‘Dog-Tribe’ – Swedish translation of a chapter from Critique of Exotica in Glanta 3. 2001.
9 John Hutnyk (web E-Journal article). ‘Culture Move: On Asian Dub Foundation’ in Ghadar: the Forum of Indian Leftists 4(1), May 1 2000 http://www.proxsa.org/resources/ghadar/v4n1/edit.html. 2000.
8 John Hutnyk (catalogue essay). ‘Complicity’ for ‘Assembly’ RCA/Goldsmiths. 2000
7 John Hutnyk and Anna Har (web E-journal article,) ‘Languid, tropical, monsoonal time?: net-activism and hype in the context of South East Asian politics’ in SASKI No. 6. http://www.saksi.com/jul99/huynyk.htm. 1999.
6 John Hutnyk (occasional paper). ‘derrida@marx.archive’ Manchester Papers in Social Anthropology No 6, 49 pages. 1997
5 John Hutnyk (Web E-Journal). Review of Bill Martin Humanism and its Aftermath: The Shared Fate of Deconstruction and Politics New Jersey, Humanities Press 1995 in Sociological Research Online 1(4) http://www.socresonline.org.uk/1/4/hutnyk.html. 1996.
4 John Hutnyk (conference publication). ‘Technological Dreamtime: the advanced technology park for Redfern’ in Postmodern Cities University of Sydney Department of Architecture and Urban Design. 1993.
3 John Hutnyk (conference publication). ‘Photogenic Calcutta’ in Postmodern Cities, University of Sydney Department of

Architecture and Urban Design. 1993

2 John Hutnyk (conference publication). ‘Value for Money: Giving the $ign to the Bourgeoisie’ IIR Higher Education Summit, Sydney, Australia. 1992.
1 John Hutnyk (conference papers) ‘Introductory Essay’ The Consuming Subjects of Education La Trobe. 1992.

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