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Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

The Cement Garden, Ian McEwan. Novel (1978); Film (1993) Images from film: Source: 4.bp.blogspot.com/-2jX4vQ-XH9o/ULflWZXtEdI/AAAAAAAACmA/obWYT7vXwBs/s1600/Cement+Garden+DVD+cover.jpg The prefab. Source: halbookblog.files.wordpress.com/2013/03/cementgarden20133.png Source: lh5.ggpht.com/-Nxx45UGwcjs/T5MMkkhvL5I/AAAAAAAAFyE/qGWXyN5Z3Pw/The%252520Cement%252520Garden%252520-%2525204_thumb.jpg?imgmax=800 Resurfacing the garden path. Source: lh3.ggpht.com/-IRRcHtnALGw/T5MMgrs5bUI/AAAAAAAAFxo/QcN1Dxf4IPY/The%252520Cement%252520Garden%252520-%2525206_thumb.jpg?imgmax=800 Covering up the hand print of the dead father. Source: http://photobucket.com/gallery/user/dreamcrypt/media/cGF0aDpuZm9kcmVhbS9UaGVDZW1lbnRHYXJkZW4vdmxjc25hcC0zMjYyNTgucG5n/?ref= State of prefab. Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com/_IvRqty8ctDk/SjgVVZ9eZ4I/AAAAAAAAAuY/9F8FyGj6tGs/s400/Capture-2.bmp State of the garden. Source: media.baselineresearch.com/images/260364/260364_full.jpg Garden and psyche. Source: i60.fastpic.ru/big/2014/0407/de/d05c63028befac613dde97e9bfb89cde.jpg Dilapidation. Source: i.guim.co.uk/img/static/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/1/24/1390586442620/Charlotte-Gainsbourg-in-T-009.jpg?w=300&q=55&auto=format&usm=12&fit=max&s=210dcf9bb08987a34204e83944ff906f Dilapidation. Source: i.ytimg.com/vi/eeZ88jJrYRY/maxresdefault.jpg The rise of the tower blocks. Source: img.china-cdn88nmbwacdnln8hq8qwe.com/images/origin/48200/screen2.jpg … Continue reading Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

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Videos – Brutalist Architecture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ENPdSoBEBI "BBC Panorama - Building of Flames: Britain's Shame (BBC Documentary 19.06.2017)" Posted by Olivera Curcin In: Youtube, 19 June 2017 Description: Panorama BBC and Richard Bilton investigates what happened that night. The flame cover almost the entire building at shocking speed. Source: www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ENPdSoBEBI Accessed 21 June 2017

Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

"Tories did not build new social housing over fears it would ‘create Labour voters’ says Nick Clegg", Charles White ‘It would have been in a Quad meeting, so either Cameron or Osborne,’ Nick Clegg told the Guardian. ‘One of them – I honestly can’t remember whom – looked genuinely nonplussed and said: “I don’t understand why … Continue reading Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

"Akala on the Grenfell Tower fire: 'These people died because they were poor' Rapper and poet has criticised officials over claims that there were no fire alarms and no sprinklers in the building", Roisin O'Connor Responding to presenter Jon Snow's comment about spending on refurbishments for the building last year, Akala said: "It was an eyesore … Continue reading Articles – Brutalist Architecture – Grenfell Tower Fire

Videos – Estates

Videos [YouTube] Search Words: BBC Inside Out Aylesbury estate - 8th Sep 2014 Community Lost on the Heygate Estate East London Ghettos Heygate Estate - A Troubled Story Inquiry. The Great British Housing Disaster (Adam Curtis, 1984) Last Heygate Estate Leaseholders Forced Out Living in East London Revisiting the Heygate Southwark - Security and police deny … Continue reading Videos – Estates

Articles – London (1994) and Robinson in Space (1997), Patrick Keiller

Articles – London (1994) and Robinson in Space (1997), Patrick Keiller

Articles "Patrick Keiller's Ambient Narratives: Screen Ecologies of the Built Environment", Jon Hegglund In: Interdiscip Stud Lit Environ (2013) 20 (2): 274-295. Source: https://academic.oup.com/isle/article/20/2/274/689744/Patrick-Keiller-s-Ambient-Narratives-Screen Accessed on: 04.04.2017 "At Tate Britain". Brian Dillon In: London Review of Books 34.11 (2012): 30. Source: https://www.lrb.co.uk/v34/n11/brian-dillon/at-tate-britain Accessed on: 04.04.2017 Mapping Cultures: Place, Practice, Performance, Les Roberts (Ed.) Publication: New York: Palgrave MacMillan, … Continue reading Articles – London (1994) and Robinson in Space (1997), Patrick Keiller

Articles – High-Rise (Film), Ben Wheatley (2015)

Articles – High-Rise (Film), Ben Wheatley (2015)

"Vertical Cities: Representations of Urban Verticality in 20th-Century Science Fiction Literature", Lucy Hewitt and Stephen Graham In: Urban Studies 52.5 (2015), 923-937. Source: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0042098014529345 Accessed on: 29.3.2017 "Nearly Normal: JG Ballard's High-Rise and the 'Uncanny Valley'", Sam Jordison In: The Guardian - Books, 15 March 2016. Source: https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/mar/15/uncanny-valley-jg-ballard-high-rise-reading-group-tower-blocks Accessed on: 29.3.2017 "New Film High-Rise Explores The Symbolism and Terror of … Continue reading Articles – High-Rise (Film), Ben Wheatley (2015)