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Invisible Cities
Language: un
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: un
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 Invisible City
Language: un
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.
Invisible City
Language: un
Pages: 80
Authors: Ken Schles
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-24 - Publisher: Steidl

For a decade, Ken Schles watched the passing of time from his Lower East Side neighbourhood. His camera fixed the instances of his observations, and these moments became the foundation of his invisible city. Friends and architecture come under the scrutiny of his lens and, when sorted and viewed in
Imaginary Cities
Language: un
Pages: 576
Authors: Darran Anderson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-06 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

For as long as humans have gathered in cities, those cities have had their shining—or shadowy—counterparts. Imaginary cities, potential cities, future cities, perfect cities. It is as if the city itself, its inescapable gritty reality and elbow-to-elbow nature, demands we call into being some alternative, yearned-for better place. This book