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The Spatiality of Desire in Martin Oesterheld’s La multitud and Luis Ortega’s Dromómanos
(Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London, 2019-05-10)
Drawing on the traditions of cinéma vérité and direct cinema, Martín Oesterheld’s La multitud (2014) is an observational documentary that depicts the various urban typologies of the south of Buenos Aires. The film deploys ...
El Parque Almirante Brown y el Team 10 como proceso de apropiación creativa (Buenos Aires, 1961-1976)
(AREA – Agenda de Reflexión en Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo, University of Buenos Aires, 2019-04)
Este artículo ofrece elementos para una revisión crítica de la arquitectura y el planeamiento modernos de mediados de siglo XX en la ciudad de Buenos Aires en relación con el debate internacional de la época a través del ...
Public libraries, arts and cultural policy in the UK
Purpose: Public libraries in the UK are increasingly expected to provide arts activities and events as part of their usual operations. This paper summarizes recent policy trends in this direction from both the perspective ...
Digital Storytelling in Cultural And Heritage Education: A Pilot Study as Part of The ‘DICHE’ Project
(ESI - Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, 2019-12-02)
DICHE - Digital Innovation in Cultural and Heritage Education in the light of 21st Century learning is an EU funded project that involves museum professionals, ICT experts and academics to develop a set of digital tools ...
India in the ‘India Book’: 12th Century Northern Malabar through Geniza Documents
The publication in 2008 of S.D. Goitein & M.A. Friedman’s “India Book” (India Traders of the Middle Ages: Documents from the Cairo Geniza ('India Book'). Leiden / Boston, E.J. Brill) is revolutionising the history of the ...
DIALOGOS DEL SUR, ENTRE LA ARQUITECTURA Y EL ARTE: REFLEXIONES DE LA HISTORIA DE UNA AMISTAD EN LA TRAYECTORIA DE JORGE OTEIZA Y JAVIER SAENZ DE OIZA
This article reflects on the work of the Spanish architect Javier Sainz de Oiza and his relationship with Basque sculptor Jorge Oteiza and covers their work and their relationships with South America
Racist Soapdishes and Rebellious (?) Children: Towards Human/AI Cooperation
(Academic Conferences and Publishing International, 2019-11)
Fiction is replete with tales of machine minds overthrowing their human creators. These archetypes are powerful, and durable, but they must be confronted and challenged if we are to truly address the real issues that the ...
Developing Interventions for Scaling Up UK Upcycling
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2019-07-19)
Upcycling presents one of many opportunities for reducing consumption of materials and energy. Despite recent growth evidenced by increasing numbers of practitioners and businesses based on upcycling, it remains a niche ...
Outdoor thermal comfort and summer PET range: A field study in tropical city Dhaka
Urban microclimate has important consequences on the thermal sensation of pedestrians. However, the extent of this effect may vary as other parameters such as respondents’ personal factors, psychological and behavioural ...
Modelling Organisational Factors Influencing Sustainable Development Implementation Performance in Higher Education Institutions: An Interpretative Structural Modelling (ISM) Approach
Globally, higher education institutions (HEIs) have continued to record varied sustainable development (SD) implementation performances. This variance has been attributed to the presence of certain organisational factors. ...