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Cities interrupted : visual culture and urban space

Author: Shirley Ann Jordan; Christoph Lindner
Publisher: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Ann Jordan; Christoph Lindner
ISBN: 9781474224420 1474224423 9781474224413 1474224415
OCLC Number: 910412897
Description: xiv, 235 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Visual culture and interruption in global cities / Shirley Jordan --
Why we love 'interruption' : urban ruins, food trucks, and the cult of decay / Richard J. Williams --
Rescuing history from the city : interruption and urban development in Beijing / Jeroen de Kloet --
Interrupting New York : slowness and the high line /Christoph Lindner --
Sound, memory, and interruption : ghosts of London's M11 Link Road / David Pinder --
Suburbia, interrupted : street art and the politics of place in the Paris banlieues / Gillian Jein --
Looking at digital visualizations of urban redevelopment projects : dimming the scintillating glow of unwork / Gillian Rose, Monica Degen, and Clare Melhuish --
"Here We Are Now" : Amsterdam's north-south metro line and the emergence of a networked public / Ginette Verstraete --
Pop-up shops as interruptions in (post-)recessional London / Mara Ferreri --
Interruption expanded : urban photography's perspicacious view / Hugh Campbell --
Buildering, urban interventions, and public sculpture / Bill Marshall --
Interrupting the street / Shirley Jordan.
Responsibility: edited by Shirley Jordan and Christoph Lindner.
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A stellar cast of writers from across disciplines explore the moments when our speeded-up world is slowed or stopped. A fascinating and important collection of sharp, smart and engaging essays on Read more...

 
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