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Imaginary Cities Writing Assignment

Directions: (to be completed in your class journal)

Describe a city that doesn’t exist. Concentrate, if you have trouble inventing a city whole – focus on the clothing, the food, the houses, the organization of the streets, and the hand gestures that are somehow related to the geography of the place (a steep hilly town’s coordinates would look different than a water- bound citizen’s sense of spatial organization; so too would someone’s directions inside this space). 75 more words


Imaginary Cities

Shifting points of view is WORD Christchurch’s season of brain-tickling talks at the Christchurch Arts Festival (Peter Singer and Sarah Waters on Monday 7 September yo!). 902 more words


Wait, what's that song?

Last night, Kristin and I escaped the house on a mission to resupply her craft operation, throw a little money around the book store, and, most importantly, escape the pressures of the past week with a little dining and adult beverage intake. 241 more words


It lives...

So the Imaginary Cities book is finally out (you can pick up a copy via Influx Press’ site though most bookshops can order it in). 158 more words

FIW WEEKLY: 13/07/15

FIW WEEKLY: curating a whole week’s worth of your film intake in the space of a few short paragraphs. Words: Brody Rossiter
Twitter: @BrodyRossiter

OUT THIS WEEK: 528 more words

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Book Review: Imaginary Cities

Imaginary Cities, by Darran Anderson, is vast in scope and scale. It looks at cities throughout time, their founding and evolution, the effect their existence has had on man. 663 more words

Book Review


The Thinker’s Garden have very kindly interviewed me about the forthcoming Imaginary Cities book; an opportunity (if one were needed) to talk about Surrealism, virtual reality, topography and how music might influence architecture. 71 more words