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A Legacy Diminished: President Obama and the Courts
(British Journal of American Legal Studies, 2019-09-12)
Legacy Diminished: Obama and the Courts A central concern for any U.S. presidential administration is its relationship with the federal judiciary. For an administration, this relationship is potentially legacy making ...
Interrogating the Dynamics of Regulations on the Design of Energy Performance in Housing
(Taylor and Francis, 2016-02-02)
Regulations are embedded in the practices of architects and, with growing regulatory complexity, particularly in the context of energy, understanding the role of regulations in shaping design decisions is becoming increasingly ...
Development of a bioprocess combined with membrane technology for the treatment and recycling of textile effluent.
(Society of Dyes and Colouring, 2005-11-01)
Speedrunning and the digitized body
(Design Computation, 2020-06-08)
Diplorasis is a mirrored corridor that replicates a funhouse-mirrored room. The participant who enters this ‘funhouse’ space is not prepared for what is in store. The participant’s likeness is secretly reproduced while he ...
The architecture of urban life: 67 rue des Meuniers
Gazing at Medusa: Adaptation as phallocentric Appropriation in Blue is the Warmest Colour
(European Comic Art, 2017-03-01)
Hélène Cixous’s liminal text ‘The Laugh of the Medusa’ calls for a challenge of traditional representations of femininity and prompts women to inscribe their hitherto concealed femininity into the world. Depicting the love, ...
Elroy Josephs and the hidden history of Black British Dance
This chapter gives a brief overview of the career of the black British dance artist and teacher Elroy Josephs and reflects on the reasons for his relative obscurity. Josephs danced with Les Ballets Nègres in 1952. From the ...
A Study in Solo: Steve Paxton's Goldberg Variations
Steve Paxton's Goldberg Variations, which he performed nearly 200 times between 1986 and 1992, fits uneasily into accounts of recent dance history because it was an improvisation. This essay discusses the problems of ...
Gardens in the sky: Emotional experiences in the communal spaces at height in the Pinnacle@Duxton, Singapore
A boom in high-rise construction and vertical living has resulted in an increase in privately and publicly accessible communal spaces at height within tall buildings. Asia is leading the way in these developments, with one ...
Dance, Modernism, and Modernity
This collection of new essays explores connections between dance, modernism, and modernity by examining the ways in which leading dancers have responded to modernity. Burt and Huxley examine dance examples from a period ...