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Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dies at 87

Nobel Laureat Gabriel García Márquez has died at the age of 87. He is the author of One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera… 170 more words

Cultural Fiction

New chapter on "Postmodern Practical Theology" in new book

Just published is a new book introducing the field of practical theology from a number of disciplinary/topical/research viewpoints. It is titled Opening the Field of Practical Theology… 843 more words

Noam Chomsky on Postmodernism

Since I’ve been thinking about postmodernism recently, I thought to share this fascinating interview from the youtubes. The most unfamiliar point that Chomsky brings up is the story about Bruno Latour and the ancient Egyptian tuberculosis death (read more about it… 29 more words

Society

Gabriel Garcia Marquez 1927-2014

We report with great sadness that Gabriel Garcia Marquez has passed away at the age of 87. Novelist, screenwriter, playwright and journalist, Marquez will perhaps be remembered as the most famous South American writer of all time. 415 more words

Articles

De stijl research

De stijl was a project organised and promoted by Theo Van Doesburg through the magazine which he founded and directed from 1917. Its considered to be one of the major modern movements. 75 more words

Emigre

Emigre is a type foundry in California that was often criticized for being a direct threat to modernist ideals. It was one of the first places to take full advantage of the new medium to graphic design that was the computer generated revolution and create digital typefaces. 60 more words

Design Practice 1

Belomor, by Nicolas Rothwell

The first thing I did when I brought Nicolas Rothwell’s Belomor home from the library was to Google its title.  I skipped the few reviews because I didn’t want to read any of them until after I’d written my own, but I couldn’t make a connection between the image on the front cover and the title.   2,163 more words

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