Monthly Archives: February 2012

States of Exemption Response

In the lecture the statement was made that hospitals, casinos, sporting venues and college campuses are all considered by definition to be states of exemption and camps in their totalizing rule over someone.  While I can buy that some of

States of Exemption Response

In the lecture the statement was made that hospitals, casinos, sporting venues and college campuses are all considered by definition to be states of exemption and camps in their totalizing rule over someone.  While I can buy that some of

States of Exemption

State of exemption and the city. Zoe The simple life internet to every living being, Bios the qualified life or the political life, exists in the realm of the polis of the city. Family dinner vs the town hall meeting.  All

States of Exemption

State of exemption and the city. Zoe The simple life internet to every living being, Bios the qualified life or the political life, exists in the realm of the polis of the city. Family dinner vs the town hall meeting.  All

The State of Exemption as a Paradigm of Government Response

I’ve generally associated modernity with the explosion of the urban populous because of and resulting in various other historical contexts.  However, thinking about modernity as characterized by the rise of political bodies now controlling the fate of physical bodies, Agamben

The State of Exemption as a Paradigm of Government Response

I’ve generally associated modernity with the explosion of the urban populous because of and resulting in various other historical contexts.  However, thinking about modernity as characterized by the rise of political bodies now controlling the fate of physical bodies, Agamben

The State of Exemption as a Paradigm of Government

Girogio Agamben, in his book Homo Sacer, look at the interplay between philosophy, biology and politics and how with the advent of modernity their resultant combinations have forever altered the way man (in the context of society and people) sees

The State of Exemption as a Paradigm of Government

Girogio Agamben, in his book Homo Sacer, look at the interplay between philosophy, biology and politics and how with the advent of modernity their resultant combinations have forever altered the way man (in the context of society and people) sees

Urbanism is not the City

Taget ad that toys with figure ground, historically bowling has been a blue collar sport. This lecture is focused on moving from cities to suburbs saying that they are now the new paradigm of the social condition of America. Edmund

Urbanism is not the City

Taget ad that toys with figure ground, historically bowling has been a blue collar sport. This lecture is focused on moving from cities to suburbs saying that they are now the new paradigm of the social condition of America. Edmund

Urbanism is not the City Response

This response will likely be updated after my trip to New York for my spring externship because it will present an environment quite different than the one I’m typically used to when thinking about cities (usually through the lens of

Urbanism is not the City Response

This response will likely be updated after my trip to New York for my spring externship because it will present an environment quite different than the one I’m typically used to when thinking about cities (usually through the lens of

Fordism: Mass Production and Total Control Response

The most interesting aspects of the reading as applied to architecture would tend to be thought of as examinations spatial conditions of the three topics, the factory floor, the supply chain and the surveillance of workers in and outside of

Fordism: Mass Production and Total Control Response

The most interesting aspects of the reading as applied to architecture would tend to be thought of as examinations spatial conditions of the three topics, the factory floor, the supply chain and the surveillance of workers in and outside of