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      From: William Littmann <billiam@...>
      Subject: Contents of Design Book Review

      We have included below the table of contents from two recent issues of
      Design Book Review, the quarterly architecture and design magazine. The
      magazine is now being published by the California College of Arts and
      Crafts. If you are interested in ordering the magazine or a subscription,
      please contact us via the below e-mail or regular mail address.

      -William Littmann
      Editor
      Design Book Review



      Fall 1999
      Issue #40
      Inventing Our Heritage: Historic Monuments and Landscapes


      Essays:

      Mitchell Schwarzer
      Remembering the Holocaust and its Aftershocks

      Dell Upton
      Commemorating the Civil Rights Movement



      Reviews:

      Lawrence J. Vale:

      The Architecture of Diplomacy: Building America's Embassies
      by Jane C. Loeffler
      The Unveiling of the National Icons: A Plea for Patriotic Iconoclasm in a
      Nationalist Era
      by Albert Boime


      Eleanor M. Hight:

      Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision
      a film written and directed by Freida Lee Mock
      Maya Lin: Public/Private
      exhibition catalogue with essay and artist interview by Sarah J. Rogers
      Maya Lin: Topologies
      exhibition catalogue with essays by Michael Brenson, Terri
      Dowell-Dennis, and Jeff Fleming


      Philip Ursprung:

      Robert Smithson: The Collected Writings
      edited by Jack Flam
      Between Landscape Architecture and Land Art
      by Udo Weilacher
      Land and Environmental Art
      edited by Jeffrey Kastner
      Land Art
      by Gilles A. Tiberghien
      Land Art USA
      by Patrick Werkner
      Earthwards: Robert Smithson and Art after Babel
      by Gary Shapiro


      Dean MacCannell:

      Understanding Ordinary Landscapes
      edited by Paul Groth and Todd W. Bressi
      Architecture of the Everyday
      edited by Steven Harris and Deborah Berke
      Exploring Everyday Landscapes: Perspectives in Vernacular Architecture VI
      edited by Annmarie Adams and Sally McMurry
      Landscape in Sight: Looking at America
      by John Brinckerhoff Jackson
      edited by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz


      E. Perry Winston:

      Architecture of Fear
      edited by Nan Ellin
      Mortal City
      edited by Peter Lang


      John A. Loomis:

      Harwell Hamilton Harris
      by Lisa Germany
      foreword by Kenneth Frampton
      The Texas Rangers: Notes from an Architectural Underground
      by Alexander Caragonne
      introduction by Charles Moore


      Eric Sandweiss:

      Liberal Dreams and Nature's Limits: Great Cities of North America since
      1600
      by James T. Lemon


      Sharon Irish:

      The Architecture of Additions: Design and Regulation
      by Paul Spencer Byard


      Kathleen James:

      Competing Visions: Aesthetic Invention and Social Imagination in Central
      European Architecture, 1867-1918
      by Akos Moravanszky
      East European Modernism: Architecture in Czechoslovakia, Hungary, and
      Poland between the Wars, 1919-1939
      edited by Wojciech Lesnikowski


      Kendra Taylor:

      William Faulkner and the Tangible Past: The Architecture of Yoknapatawpha
      by Thomas S. Hines




      Winter/Spring 2000
      Double Issue #41/42
      Humanism and Posthumanism



      Essays:


      Hayden White
      Posthumanism and the Liberation of Humankind

      Kate Soper
      Humanism in Western Culture

      Joan Ockman
      New Empiricism and the New Humanism

      Hilde Heynen
      The Venice School, or the Diagnosis of Negative Thought

      Luis Fernandez-Galiano
      Against Art



      Reviews:


      James S. Ackerman:

      The Four Books on Architecture
      by Andrea Palladio
      translation by Robert Tavernor and Richard Schofield
      Sebastiano Serlio on Architecture:
      Books I-V of Tutte l'opere d'architettura et prospetiva
      translation, introduction, and commentary by Vaughan Hart and Peter Hicks
      Serlio on Domestic Architecture
      text by Myra Nan Rosenfeld
      foreword by Adolf K. Placzek
      introduction by James S. Ackerman


      Caroline van Eck:

      The Dancing Column: On Order in Architecture
      by Joseph Rykwert


      Joscelyn Godwin:

      Leon Battista Alberti's Hypnerotomachia Poliphili: Re-Cognizing the
      Architectural Body in the Early Italian Renaissance
      by Liane Lefaivre


      D. Grahame Shane:

      The Projective Cast: Architecture and Its Three Geometries
      by Robin Evans


      James S. Ackerman:

      Translations from Drawing to Building and Other Essays
      by Robin Evans


      Andrew Cruse:

      Architectural Representation and the Perspective Hinge
      by Alberto Perez-Gomez and Louise Pelletier


      Mitchell Schwarzer:

      Organicism in Nineteenth-Century Architecture: An Inquiry into Its
      Theoretical and Philosophical Background
      by Caroline van Eck


      Richard Cleary:

      Leon Vaudoyer: Historicism in the Age of Industry
      by Barry Bergdoll


      Paolo Scrivano:

      Modern Architecture: Romanticism and Reintegration
      by Henry-Russell Hitchcock
      new foreword by Vincent Scully
      The International Style
      by Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson
      new preface by Philip Johnson


      Brian McLaren:

      Luigi Figini, Gino Pollini: Opera Completa
      edited by Vittorio Gregotti and Giovanni Marzari


      John A. Stuart:

      The Werkbund: Design Theory and Mass Culture before the First World War
      by Frederic J. Schwartz


      Karen Michels:

      Space Calculated in Seconds: The Philips Pavilion, Le Corbusier, Edgard
      Varese
      by Marc Treib


      Martin Jay:

      Architecture and Nihilism: On the Philosophy of Modern Architecture
      by Massimo Cacciari
      translated by Stephen Sartarelli
      introduction by Patrizia Lombardo


      Marco De Michelis:

      Modernism and the Posthumanist Subject: The Architecture of Hannes Meyer
      and Ludwig Hilberseimer
      by K. Michael Hays


      Terrence Doody:

      Architecture and the Text: The (S)crypts of Joyce and Piranesi
      by Jennifer Bloomer


      Robert Mugerauer:

      The Architecture of Deconstruction: Derrida's Haunt
      by Mark Wigley


      Ellen Dunham-Jones:

      Non-Places: Introduction to an Anthropology of Supermodernity
      by Marc Auge
      translated by John Howe
      Atlanta
      photographs by Jordi Bernado and Ramon Prat
      texts by Randal Roark, Richard Dagenhart, Maria Lluisa Borras, Rem
      Koolhaas, Enric Miralles, and Rafael Argullol


      Edward Robbins:

      Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places
      by Edward W. Soja
      The City: Los Angeles and Urban Theory at the End of the Twentieth Century
      edited by Allen J. Scott and Edward W. Soja


      William S. Saunders:

      The Critical Landscape
      edited by Michael Speaks


      Steven A. Moore:

      Reconstructing Architecture: Critical Discourses and Social Practices
      edited by Thomas A. Dutton and Lian Hurst Mann




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