New PDF release: Memories of Cities: Trips and Manifestoes (Ashgate Studies

By Dr Charley Jonathan

Memories of towns is a suite of essays that discover alternative ways of writing concerning the political and financial historical past of the outfitted environment.

Drawing upon fiction and non-fiction, and illustrated by means of unique photos, the essays hire various narrative types together with memoirs, letters, and diary entries. They take the reader on a trip to towns resembling Glasgow, Paris, Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Marseille, laying naked the contradictions of capitalist architectural and concrete improvement, when at the same time revealing replacement visions of the way structures and towns should be produced and organised.

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