My good friend Léopold Lambert‘s Funambulist blog and his associated podcast (Archipelago) have been joined by a new print and digital magazine with the same title.
Its subtitle, “Politics of Space and Bodies”, expresses it ambition to bridge the world of design (architecture, urbanism, industrial and fashion design) with the world of the humanities (philosophy, anthropology, history, geography, etc.) through critical articles written by long-time collaborators as well as new ones.
Many aspects of The Funambulist’s editorial mediums remain free and in open access (books, blog, and podcast) and readers who enjoy the forms and contents of the platform are invited to consider purchasing or subscribing to the magazine as a form of support for this form of production of knowledge.
The inaugural September issue on Militarized Cities is available on pre-sale. It includes:
2 | INTRODUCTION: MILITARIZED CITIES
by Léopold Lambert
8 | BEIRUT: MAPPING SECURITY
by Mona Fawaz, Mona Harb & Ahmad Gharbieh
14 | LAHORE: ARCHITECTURE OF IN/SECURITY
by Sadia Shirazi
20 | CAIRO: A MILITARIZED LANDSCAPE
by Mohamed Elshahed
26 | OKLDCAAN: CAPITAL BUILDING OF THE OAKLAND SECURITY CLOUD
by Demilit (Javier Arbona, Bryan Finoki & Nick Sowers)
32 | JERUSALEM: DISMANTLING PHANTASMAGORIAS, CONSTRUCTING IMAGINARIES
by Nora Akawi
38 | ARCHIPELAGO: STATE OF EXCEPTION CITY
by Philippe Theophanidis
42 | PHOTOGRAPHY: THE CITY AND THE WALL
46 | STUDENTS: REVISING HISTORIES [building truth]
by James Martin
48 | STUDENTS: HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT
by Zulaikha Ayub
50 | STUDENTS: EXPANSION OF MILITARY LANDSCAPES
by Maeve Elder & Ylan Vo
52 | TRADUCTIONS FRANCAISES DES ARTICLES
Subscription details for both the print and digital editions are here; the project as a whole can be accessed via The Funambulist‘s Home page here.
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