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Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390817-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
... chapter two The Piazza, the Edicola, and the Noise of the Utterance As to why I appear today in this unaccustomed garb, you shall now hear, if only you will...
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By Davide Panagia
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
... illustrations 1. ‘‘Compagnie’’ gathering in Piazza Garibaldi, Casalmaggiore, Italy. 68 2. Restored Liberty Edicola. 69 3. Architectural drawing of the Liberty Edicola (1899). 70 4. Piazza Garibaldi, Casalmaggiore: Proclamation of the Italian...
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By Davide Panagia
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390817-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
...; piazzas and, 49, 63–65 After Dinner at Ornans (Courbet), archival documentation, narrativi- 117, 182n52 zation of, 51–52 alma symposium, Colorno, Italy, arci (Associazione Ricreativa Cul- 133, 134, 185n34 turale Italiana), 139–40 Althusser, Louis, 41–42, 121 Arendt...
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
...Last Hours in Florence I North Africans sell tiny replicas Of famous statues to the tourists swarmed Inside the huge piazza; punked-out kids, Tomorrow’s Michelangelos, seem armed For battle by their body piercings. WHY KILLED KOSOVO is punctuated by...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9074-9
... Landscape Park 281 5. Piazza Metallica, Duisburg North Landscape Park 282 6. Works by Jürgen Matschie and Christina Glanz at Plessa power station 285 7. Jürgen Matschie, Flooding and Dune, at Plessa power station 285 8. Exhibition terraces with a view of a former strip mine 288 steinmetz 1...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
... heterological elements: it is a part-taking in the activities of representation that renders perceptible what had pre- viously been insensible.∞ When chocolate bakers leave their shops to enact public displays of chocolate preparation in the piazzas of Italy in order to protest the standardization of...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377795-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7779-5
... in the colonial style, with a low-pitched roof, and a broad piazza along the front, running the full length of both stories and supported by huge round columns, and suggesting distantly, in its general effect, the portico of a Greek temple. The roof had sunk on one side, and the shingles...
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By Luigi Pirandello
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396949-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9694-9
... the mirror almost as if to say good-bye to himself. and left. 2 A confused outcry in the distance, a flurry of people racing toward Piazza Venezia. On Via San Marco an alarmed Attilio Raceni ap• proached an overweight merchant of aluminum kitchenware who was...
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386520-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8652-0
... held in a retired corner of the broad piazza. She sat there one hot, dusty afternoon, alone and unusually tired. The asphalted street was glaring and noisy, the cross street deep in soft dust, for months unwet. Failure had not discouraged her, but increasing success with all its stimulus and...
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By Davide Panagia
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390817-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
... University Press, 2003. Carew-Reid, Nicole. Les fêtes florentines au temps de Lorenzo il Magnifico. Firenze: Leo S. Olschki Editore, 1995. Cavell, Stanley. The World Viewed. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1980. Celes, Luciano. ‘‘Picture Battles in the Piazza: The Political Poster In The...
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By Davide Panagia
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390817-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9081-7
... caught in the ambigu- ity of an actualization ∏∂ Ibid. ∏∑ Romano, ‘‘Le piazze e i cittadini ∏∏ Isnenghi, L’Italia in piazza, 3. All translations of this and other Italian texts are my own. 170 Notes ∏π Ibid., 5. ∏∫ Sanga, ‘‘Campane e...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388869-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8886-9
... To speak in and of Naples is to feel bound to an overwhelmingly historicized place. The evidence is irrefutable: A gaping hole in Piazza Bellini reveals the Greek walls of Neapolis; the ubiquity of Baroque buildings; the disrepair and decomposition of antique streets and ir- regularly paved...
Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383437-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8343-7
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377795-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7779-5
...-in-law, and the latter in the deeper and more restrained accents of an angry man-startled me from my nap. I had been dozing in my hammock on the front piazza, behind the honey• suckle vine. I had been faintly aware of a buzz of conversation in the parlor, but had not at all awakened to its...
Published: 10 May 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387572-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8757-2
... villages would be as self-consciously artificial as Hollywood movies about Anthony and Cleopatra employing English- speaking actors. On Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles, you dine and shop in a facsimile of Hispanic California.30 In Piazza San Marco, you walk through a modernized portion of the late...
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386520-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8652-0
... what you liked, and seated yourself, and your friends, at one of the many small tables or in the flat- Union House 133. armed chairs in the big room, or on the broad piazza; and as this gave good food, cheapness, a chance for a comfortable seat and talk...
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386520-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8652-0
... next his wife’s, and a capacious chair in the firelit hall in wet weather, or on the shaded piazza in dry. The excellent library was a resource to him; he found some congenial souls to talk with; and under the new stimulus succeeded at last in patenting a small device that really worked. With...
Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
... far as I can tell, the question is still open—diver- gence pervades for Darwin the history of life, and shapes its morphospace accordingly. “A tree can be viewed as a simplified description of a matrix of 70 Franco Moretti distances,” write Cavalli-Sforza, Menozzi, and Piazza in the...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377795-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7779-5
... the piazza-as the coolest place we could find-my wife, my sister• in-law and l. The only sounds that broke the Sabbath stillness were the hum of an occasional vagrant bumble-bee, or the frag• mentary song of a mocking-bird in a neighboring elm, who lazily trolled a stave of melody, now and...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2