52B/52W, Week 3: L'existentialisme est un humanisme

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L'existentialisme est un humanisme - Jean-Paul Sartre I used to be very weary of the philosophical writings of the second half of 20th century, particularly that of France. Introductions to the subject given in CEGEP seemed to highlight the fact that everything concerning philosophy coming out of France was somehow…

52B/52W, Week 1: Militant Modernism

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Militant Modernity - Owen Hatherley I have to thank my dad for making me read this, though he didn't recommend it. I ordered a photo book for him, a retrospective of Balthazar Korab's architectural photography¬†(extremely nice hardcover photo book for that price by the way), and was a few…