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THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE STATE OF EMERGENCY IN FRANCE / Harvard Design Magazine (2016)

"The Architecture of the State of Emergency in France." First published in Harvard Design Magazine, number 42 (Spring-Summer 2016) edited by Jennifer Sigler.   In January 2015, two successive attacks in Paris led to the assassination of 12 people at the offices of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and the arbitrary ...

SHELTER’S POLITICAL VIOLENCE / Volume Magazine (2015)

Still from You, the Living by Roy Andersson (2007) "Shelter's Political Violence" in Arjen Oosterman and Nick Axel (eds), Shelter, Volume Magazine 46 (2015) Shelter is often interpreted as the original typology of architecture, both for its primitiveness and for the simplicity of its function: a shelter is an architecture ...

REVIEW OF WHITE CITY, BLACK CITY / SCTIW Review (2015)

Review of Sharon Rotbard, White City, Black City: Architecture and War in Tel Aviv and Jaffa, MIT Press, 2015 for SCTIW Review, Journal of the Society for Contemporary Thought and the Islamicate World (2015). The book White City, Black City by Israeli architect Sharon Rotbard was first published in Hebrew in 2005 and only ...

THE WALLS AND ABYSSES OF FORTRESS NORTH / The Broken Rifle (2015)

"The Walls and Abysses of Fortress North," in War Resisters' Internation: The Broken Rifle 103 on Borders and Militarisation (2015) The easiness of traveling within the Globalized North for its citizens only equals the difficulty for someone to access this part of the world. The map presented here attempts to illustrate this ...