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The Possibility of an Authentic American Cuisine: Catherine’s Corn Pasta

Food and Architecture : At the Table

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...The process Peel about ten heads of garlic, cut each clove in half and pry out the bitter little green sprout. You must not smash the cloves of garlic, or they will oxidize and taste old. Cover and place...

Saul Bass

The Banham Lectures : Essays on Designing the Future

Berg, 2009

Book chapter

...Banham, Bass And Me It has become customary for those giving this lecture to say something of their encounters with Reyner Banham. My lecture was dedicated to Saul...

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Roberto Bottazzi

Roberto Bottazzi is an architect, researcher, and educator based in London. He is Research Co-ordinator, Master Tutor, and Master Lecturer at the Royal College of Art, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Digital Architecture Beyond Computers : Fragments of a Cultural History of Computational Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book chapter

...Introduction The study of randomness in digital design will take us to the edges of this discipline—to the very limits of what can be computed—perhaps more than any other subject discussed in this book. Randomness should be seen here...

Post-Disaster Reconstruction in the United States: A Review of the Role of ‘Authenticity’ in Historic Preservation Policies and Practices

Authentic Reconstruction : Authenticity, Architecture and the Built Heritage

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...A review of the role of ‘authenticity’ as a key term in historic preservation practices in post-disaster reconstruction in the United States suggests that, while international charters and conventions influence policy and guidelines...

Immigrant Challenges: Communicating Preservation Values across the Cultural Divide in Alhambra

Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Protecting Suburban America : Gentrification, Advocacy, and the Historic Imaginary

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...This chapter draws significantly on material previously published: “Bungalows and Mansions: White Suburbs, Immigrant Aspirations, and Aesthetic Governmentality,” Anthropological Quarterly 87 (3) (2014): 819–54.Although many southern...

The Gentry Move In: Education, Reform, and Advocacy

Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Protecting Suburban America : Gentrification, Advocacy, and the Historic Imaginary

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...Unlike neighborhoods in Riverside and Ontario where elites have maintained a constant presence and effective control over preservation efforts in residential areas, the cities of Monrovia and Pasadena have, since the 1980s, initiated...

Discovering Material Agency: Making the Preservation Homeowner

Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Protecting Suburban America : Gentrification, Advocacy, and the Historic Imaginary

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...Given the obvious challenges, what makes people want to buy and renovate an old house? To reverse the deterioration that comes with age, or undo the remodeling mistakes made by previous occupants, seems to reinforce the classic image...

Toward an Anthropology of the Protected Suburb

Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Protecting Suburban America : Gentrification, Advocacy, and the Historic Imaginary

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...Examining Alhambra’s recent struggles with historic preservation challenges from new Chinese immigrants draws dramatic attention to the role regulations mandating particular aesthetic norms play in all the cities in this study....

Vision and Crime: The Cineramic Architecture of John Lautner

Archi.Pop : Mediating Architecture in Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book chapter

...Los Angeles architect John Lautner (1911–94) loathed the entertainment industry and often lamented its disappointing lack of quality. This essay draws on research conducted for the author’s UCLA Ph.D. dissertation, which included...

Historic Preservation as Cosmology: Municipal Regulations and City Dynamics

Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Protecting Suburban America : Gentrification, Advocacy, and the Historic Imaginary

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...What is “historic” about an old house? And, of course, why should it matter to anyone but the homeowner? As we have seen in the last two chapters, homeowners often construct quite elaborate experiential histories as their preservation...