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Invisible Cities
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Italo Calvino
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-12 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

“Cities, like dreams, are made of desires and fears, even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are absurd, their perspectives deceitful, and everything conceals something else.” — from Invisible Cities In a garden sit the aged Kublai Khan and the young Marco Polo — Mongol emperor
Plato's Invisible Cities
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Adi Ophir
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This book offers an original and detailed reading of Plato's Republic, one of the most influential philosophical works in the emergence of Western philosophy. The author discusses the Republic in terms of discursive events and political acts. Plato's act is placed in the context of a politico-discursive crisis in Athens
The 99% Invisible City
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Roman Mars, Kurt Kohlstedt
Categories: ARCHITECTURE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

A beautifully designed guidebook to the unnoticed yet essential elements of our cities, from the creators of the wildly popular 99% Invisible podcast
Pierre-Jean Giloux : Invisible cities
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Roman Mars, Kurt Kohlstedt
Categories: ARCHITECTURE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

L'ouvrage de Pierre-Jean Giloux fait suite à la réalisation d'un cycle de films dans lesquels l'artiste explore les liens qui relient quatre villes japonaises (Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Kyoto) à l'intense passé architectural de l'archipel ; l'utopie métaboliste à laquelle il est constamment fait référence dans l'œuvre de Pierre-Jean Giloux semble
The Invisible City
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Kyle Gillette
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-23 - Publisher: Routledge

The Invisible City explores urban spaces from the perspective of a traveller, writer, and creator of theatre to illuminate how cities offer travellers and residents theatrical visions while also remaining mostly invisible, beyond the limits of attention. The book explores the city as both stage and content in three parts.