Streetnotes 18. Special issue: Urban Feel. Edited by Blagovesta Momchedjikova. Spring 2010

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URBAN  FEEL edited by Blagovesta Momchedjikova



Prologue
Blagovesta Momchedjikova
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I. The Making of Public Space


Lois Ascher
Krzysztof Wodiczko: Public Space: Commodity or Culture
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Nathalie Boucher
In Search of Los Angeles Public Space: A Humble Quest Through Time and Space
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Charles Starks
Automobiles, Engineering Standards, and the Commodification of the Public Realm
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Godefroy Desrosiers-Lauzon
Private Gazes Make Public Spaces: A Methodological Note
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II. Urban Utopias at Play

David Michalski
Colliding Compositions in the Impossible City: the Interlaced Urban Designs of Buffalo, New York
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Rachel Bowditch
The Somatic City: Rehearsing Utopia at the Burning Man Festival
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Claudia Brazzale
Meandering Through the New Global Urban
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Michelle Dent
Counting Down to 1999 and the New Domestic Security Landscape
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III. City Landscapes: Of the Eye and Of the Mind


Tara Milbrandt
The New Urban Crowd: Visualizing Practices and Visions of Excess from a Montreal “Riot”
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Nicola Mann
Criminalizing “the Hood”: the Death of the Projects in the American Visual Imagination
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Dean Cooledge
Edward Hopper’s Subversive Pastoralism in the Urban Landscape
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Samuel Neural
Painting with Words: George Perec’s Work
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IV. Personal Geographies through Space

Matthew A. Postal
A Great Stage
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Kessiah Gordon
Jaywalking: Cannon Fodder for the Urban Lifestyle
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Melanie Sovern
Street-Preachers: Solicitors of Free Thought in New York City
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Patricia  E. Gillespie
Humans: A Tale of Impermeable Personas
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V. Labor and Leisure Intwined

Inés Rae
Shear Class: An Ethnographic Study of the British Hair Salon
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Arnette Hawkins
Raising our Glass: Saloon Culture in Toledo, Ohio
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Sam Kressner
The Chinese Food Delivery Man in Manhattan
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Douglas Birgfeld III
Two Cafes 
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VI. In Transistion: Lost or Found?

Mark Satin
Coney Island Before the Developer’s Mind Conquers It
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Rafaela Santos
The Bronx’s Change for the Better? or
The Unhealthy Metamorphosis of My Beloved Bronx
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Dan Holloway
My Feet Are Wet, I Must Be at the Beach
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Glen Isip
An Interesting Back-and-Forth
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Keisha-Gaye Anderson
From Ile-Ife
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VII. Second Chances at the Urban

Katherine Johnson
The Grand Lady: From High School to Arts and Cultural Center: Adaptive Reuse of an Historic Structure in Niagara Falls, New York
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Margo Thompson
The Times Square Show
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Stavri Karamfilov -- Sasho
Resurrected Objects
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Marion Wrenn
46th Street-Bliss, August 2001
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VII. Urban Identities in Flux

Marta Rabikowska
What do the Words Not Say? Ethnographic Field and Visual Enthography, Videoing in the London Suburb of Plumstead
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Rita Kompelmakher
Brooklyn International High School Theater Arts Workshop: Second Language Acquisition, Silence, and Membership
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Blagovesta Momchedjikova
Brooklyn Homebirth
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Nadia Baram
Photographing the City
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