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Entre polémique et affaire pastorale : Prédication des indulgences en France de 1550 à 1650.
(Revue Études Épistémè, 2020)
The Reformation in Germany was sparked – inadvertently – by the preaching of Johan Teztel on indulgences. Martin Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses opened up a new polemic on the nature and significance of pardons that found a ...
Like 9/11 on steroids: AI in the age of Coronavirus
(Academic Conferences and Publishing International Ltd, 2020-10-22)
Abstract: The Covid-19 pandemic of 2020 is not the first such public health crisis we have faced, nor indeed the most lethal; however, it has occurred at the perfect time to foreground a number of key issues central to the ...
Practiceopolis: Stories from the Architectural Profession
With the increasing specialisation in the process of contemporary building production, the value and the role of architects have come into question in construction discourse. From literature about architects losing leadership ...
Modern movements: women’s contributions to the success of Rudolf Laban’s ideas and practice in England 1930-1941
(Taylor and Francis, 2020-09)
This journal article considers women who could all be said to have been working in the shadow of Rudolf Laban. During the 1930s and 40s in England a number of them developed the new modern dance as independent performers ...
Muse, Sister, Myth: The Cultural Afterlives of Emily Brontë on Screen
(Taylor & Francis, 2020-04-01)
This article was originally delivered as a keynote lecture at the Bicentenary Conference for Emily Brontë, Emily Brontë: A Peculiar Music (7-9 September 2018, Marriott Hotel, York). It explores the cultural portrayal and ...
Shakespeare and Marx: The writer and the society
(Voprosy Literatury [Matters of Literature], 2019)
Towards Energy Efficient Buildings in Nigeria: Challenges and Opportunities
(American Research Institute for Policy Development, 2020-01-20)
The need to enhance people’s wellbeing by reducing CO2 emission has necessitated global efforts towards reducing energy consumption by buildings, which is responsible for nearly 45% of world’s energy consumption. Energy ...
High Late-Modernists or Post-Modernists? Vanguard and Linguistically Innovative British Poetries since 1960
(Cambridge University Press, 2015)
This chapter tracks developments in Contemporary British Vanguard poetry through concerns with the challenge of the long poem, attitudes towards language, the problem of categorisation, notions of poetic community, and the ...
“Bloomluxuriance:” Compound Words in the Poetry of the 1830s and 1840s
(University of California Press, 2020-06)
This article examines the use of compound words in the poetry of the 1830s and 40s in the light of contemporary theories about the origins and development of the English language. Focusing especially on the changes made ...