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Space is gonna do me good

It’s my contention that everybody loves a now and then photo. It’s fun when it’s a picture of something you can remember, or that has been reconstructed for you – I’m not a native midlander, but my better half is, and she can paint a picture with words of the orange mosaic bull under the old Bullring.  643 more words


Rhythmanalysis: Space, Time and Everyday Life

Rhythmanalysis: Space, Time and Everyday Life

Henri Lefebvre
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Rhythmanalysis displays all the characteristics which made Lefebvre one of the most important Marxist thinkers of the twentieth century. 81 more words


A new project on Lefebvre's rural writings with Adam David Morton

At the Warwick Politics and International Studies blog, Politics Reconsidered, Adam David Morton and I have a short post introducing a new research project. Entitled ‘ 75 more words


The “human being” (and not “mankind”) cannot do anything but inhabit as poet. If we do not provide her with (as an offering and a gift) the possibility of inhabiting poetically or of inventing a poetry, she will create it as best she can.

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Henri Lefebvre, Vers une architecture de la jouissance

While there is a published translation into English, Henri Lefebvre’s 1973 manuscript Vers une architecture de la jouissance has, until now, not been available in French. 33 more words

An Afternoon Spectacle

       By Danuta Hodgson and Naufiku Hamunime


In his book, The Practice of Everyday Life, Michel de Certeau (1984) wrote that maps have the ability to simplify cities and make them readable. 1,286 more words