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Item Description: Createspace, United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 229 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.*Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the Titanic s construction, maiden voyage, and sinking *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading *Includes a table of contents I cannot imagine any condition which would cause a ship to founder. I cannot conceive of any vital disaster happening to this vessel. - Captain Edward J. Smith The appearance of safety was mistaken for safety itself. - Walter Lord, author of A Night to Remember Titanic started a voyage through history when it sailed away. One century later, there is still no port at sight. - Marina Tavares Dias Just before midnight on April 14, 1912, the RMS Titanic, the largest ship in the world, hit an iceberg, starting a chain of events that would ultimately make it history s most famous, and notorious, ship. In the over 100 years since it sank on its maiden voyage, the Titanic has been the subject of endless fascination, as evidenced by the efforts to find its final resting spot, the museums full of its objects, and the countless books, documentaries, and movies made about the doomed ocean liner. Thanks to the dramatization of the Titanic s sinking and the undying interest in the story, millions of people are familiar with various aspects of the ship s demise, and the nearly 1,500 people who died in the North Atlantic in the early morning hours of April 15, 1912. The sinking of the ship is still nearly as controversial now as it was over 100 years ago, and the drama is just as compelling. The Titanic was neither the first nor last big ship to sink, so it s clear that much of its appeal stems from the nature of ship itself. Indeed, the Titanic stands out not just for its end but for its beginning, specifically the fact that it was the most luxurious passenger ship ever built at the time. In addition to the time it took to come up with the design, the giant ship took a full three years to build, and no effort or cost was spared to outfit the Titanic in the most lavish ways. Given that the Titanic was over 100 feet tall, nearly 900 feet long, and over 90 feet wide, it s obvious that those who built her and provided all of its famous amenities had plenty of work to do. The massive ship was carrying thousands of passengers and crew members, each with their own experiences on board, and the various amenities offered among the different classes of passengers ensured that life on some decks of the ship was quite different than life on others. Almost everyone is familiar with what happened to the Titanic during its maiden voyage and the tragedy that followed, but the construction of the Titanic is often overlooked, despite being an amazing story itself, one that combined comfort and raw power with the world s foremost technological advances. Nonetheless, the seeds of the Titanic s destruction were sown even before it left for its first and last journey. Similarly, the drama involved with the sinking of the Titanic often obscures the important aftermath of the disaster, particularly the several investigations conducted on both sides of the Atlantic that sought to figure out not only why the Titanic sank but future changes that could be made in order to protect ships and passengers in the future. In fact, the course of the investigations was interesting in itself, especially since the British and Americans reached wildly different conclusions about what went wrong and led to the ship s demise. Naturally, the intense interest in the Titanic also meant that there would be great efforts made to locate the wreck. In fact, the first searches for the wreck began in the days after the giant ship went down, but given how far down it sank to the floor of the Atlantic and the fact that the ship had inaccurately transmitted its location shortly before it sank, initial efforts were doomed. As it turned out, the most famous wreck in the world would not be located until 1985, over 70 years after the ship sank that. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781512300284

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ISBN 10: 0773536566 ISBN 13: 9780773536562

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Item Description: McGill-Queen s University Press, Canada, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. These lively, timely, and accessible dialogues on federal systems provide the reader with highlights of each topic, serving as an entry point to the corresponding book which offers a more in depth, comprehensive exploration of the theme. Whether you are a student or teacher of federalism, working in the field of federalism, or simply interested in the theme, these booklets will prove to be an insightful and informative analysis of the topic at hand in each of the featured countries. Booklet 8 explores the topic of intergovernmental relations with the following federal-type countries or regimes as case studies: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Nigeria, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the United States, and a special chapter on the European Union. Contributors of this title include: Walter F. Carnota (University of Buenos Aires), Peter Busjager (Vorarlberger Landtag), Maria Herminia Tavares de Almeida (University of Sao Paulo), Marc-Antoine Adam (Gouvernement du Quebec), Roland Lhotta (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Julia von Blumenthal (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Mahendra Prasad Singh (University of Delhi), Rekha Saxena (Hamdard University), Eghosa E. Osaghae (Igbinedion University), Derek Powell (Republic of South Africa), Maria Jesus Garcia Morales (Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona Campus UAB), Thomas Pfisterer (Universitat St-Gallen), Ursula Abderhalden (Universitat St-Gallen), Troy E. Smith (Brigham Young University at Hawaii), Cheryl Saunders (University of Melbourne), and Johanne Poirier (Universite Libre de Bruxelles). Bookseller Inventory # AAJ9780773536562

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Item Description: McGill-Queen s University Press, Canada, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. These lively, timely, and accessible dialogues on federal systems provide the reader with highlights of each topic, serving as an entry point to the corresponding book which offers a more in depth, comprehensive exploration of the theme. Whether you are a student or teacher of federalism, working in the field of federalism, or simply interested in the theme, these booklets will prove to be an insightful and informative analysis of the topic at hand in each of the featured countries. Booklet 8 explores the topic of intergovernmental relations with the following federal-type countries or regimes as case studies: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Nigeria, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the United States, and a special chapter on the European Union. Contributors of this title include: Walter F. Carnota (University of Buenos Aires), Peter Busjager (Vorarlberger Landtag), Maria Herminia Tavares de Almeida (University of Sao Paulo), Marc-Antoine Adam (Gouvernement du Quebec), Roland Lhotta (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Julia von Blumenthal (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Mahendra Prasad Singh (University of Delhi), Rekha Saxena (Hamdard University), Eghosa E. Osaghae (Igbinedion University), Derek Powell (Republic of South Africa), Maria Jesus Garcia Morales (Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona Campus UAB), Thomas Pfisterer (Universitat St-Gallen), Ursula Abderhalden (Universitat St-Gallen), Troy E. Smith (Brigham Young University at Hawaii), Cheryl Saunders (University of Melbourne), and Johanne Poirier (Universite Libre de Bruxelles). Bookseller Inventory # AAJ9780773536562

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Item Description: McGill-Queen's University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Dialogues on Intergovernmental Relations in Federal Countries, Rupak Chattopadhyay, These lively, timely, and accessible dialogues on federal systems provide the reader with highlights of each topic, serving as an entry point to the corresponding book which offers a more in depth, comprehensive exploration of the theme. Whether you are a student or teacher of federalism, working in the field of federalism, or simply interested in the theme, these booklets will prove to be an insightful and informative analysis of the topic at hand in each of the featured countries. Booklet 8 explores the topic of intergovernmental relations with the following federal-type countries or regimes as case studies: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Nigeria, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the United States, and a special chapter on the European Union. Contributors of this title include: Walter F. Carnota (University of Buenos Aires), Peter Busjager (Vorarlberger Landtag), Maria Herminia Tavares de Almeida (University of Sao Paulo), Marc-Antoine Adam (Gouvernement du Quebec), Roland Lhotta (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Julia von Blumenthal (Institut fur Politikwissenschaft), Mahendra Prasad Singh (University of Delhi), Rekha Saxena (Hamdard University), Eghosa E. Osaghae (Igbinedion University), Derek Powell (Republic of South Africa), Maria Jesus Garcia Morales (Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona Campus UAB), Thomas Pfisterer (Universitat St-Gallen), Ursula Abderhalden (Universitat St-Gallen), Troy E. Smith (Brigham Young University at Hawaii), Cheryl Saunders (University of Melbourne), and Johanne Poirier (Universite Libre de Bruxelles). Bookseller Inventory # B9780773536562

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Item Description: o.O. RSO Records 1977., 1977. Book Condition: 0. 12``inch / 33 UPM. OKt. Hülle berieben, knickspurig und leicht beschabt, an Ecken und Kanten berieben und bestoßen, teilweise mit Einrissen und an den Kanten aufgeplatzt, Innenhüllen knickspurig und mit kleinen Einrissen an den Kanten, Schallplatten augenscheinlich gut. = Stereo 2658 123. me Gewicht in Gramm: 1. Bookseller Inventory # 26928BB

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Antawan I. Byrd

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Item Description: Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg Okt 2015, 2015. Buch. Book Condition: Neu. 244x172x43 mm. Neuware - Telling Time erkundet die komplexe Beziehung zwischen Bildern und Zeit. Inspiriert von Malis reicher Erzähltradition und der aktuellen politischen Wirklichkeit des Landes, stellt die Biennale die Frage, wie Künstler von realen und imaginären Erfahrungen erzählen, vor allem im Hinblick auf Politik und sozialen Wandel. Zur Feier der 10.Ausgabe der Rencontres de Bamako erscheint dieses Jahr eine inhaltlich wie gestalterisch einzigartige Veröffentlichung zur Biennale: Zusätzlich zum diesjährigen Biennale-Katalog widmet die Publikation der Geschichte und Zukunft der Biennale einen Sonderteil. Auf vielfältigen Zeitebenen wird die 20jährige Geschichte der Veranstaltung erzählt, in Essays, Interviews, einer Chronik und Archivdokumenten, darunter ein kompletter Nachdruck des Katalogs zur ersten Biennale von 1994. Die Publikation enthält Originalessays zu allen Künstlern und Sonderprojekten dieses Jahres, außerdem hochwertige Reproduktionen der Kunstwerke. Indem das Buch die Wirkung, Entwicklung und aktuelle Geschichte der Rencontres verfolgt, wird es eine unschätzbare Ressource zur Interpretation und geschichtlichen Einordnung der Biennale und ihres Beitrags zu Malis kulturellem Erbe und zur zeitgenössischen Fotografie in Afrika. Texte und Beiträge von: Julie Bonzon, Antawan I. Byrd, Yves Chatap, Emma Chubb, Teju Cole, Dagara Dakin, Madame N'diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo, Maud Houssais, Candace Keller, Abdoulaye Konaté, Moussa Konaté, Hansi Momodu-Gordon, Guilhem Monceaux, Levi Nauidu- Mitchell, Erika Nimis, Simon Njami, Denis Pietton, Moses Serubiri, Samuel Sidibé, Bisi Silva und Mantchini Traoré Künstler der Hauptausstellung: Héla Ammar, Malala Andrialavidrazana, Ismaïl Bahri, Steeve Bauras, Filipe Branquinho, Seydou Camara, Mimi Cherono Ng'ok, Emmanuel Bakary Daou, Monica de Miranda, Bakary Diallo, Em'kal Eyongakpa, mounir fatmi, Coco Fusco, Simon Gush, Moussa Kalapo, Lebohang Kganye, Lola Khalfa, Helga Kohl, Youcef Krache, Youssef Lahrichi, Kitso L. Lelliott, George Mahashe,Randa Maroufi, Lucia Nhamo, Uche Okpa Iroha, The Otolith Group, Collectif Périnium, Nyani Quarmyne, Nassim Rouchiche, Sihem Salhi, Hippolyte Sama, Jean-Euloge Samba, Nomwinde Vivien Sawadogo, Thabiso Sekgala, Georges Senga, Ibrahima Thiam, Aboubacar Traore , Salif Traore, Mudi Yahaya Künstler der Sonderausstellungen: Joël Andrianomearisoa, Suleimane Biai, Filipa Cesar, Jim Chuchu, John Coplans , Irineu Destourelles, Sipho Gongxeka , Kiluanji Kia Henda, Ayrson Heraclito, Wanuri Kahiu, William Kentridge , Mack Magagane, Fabrice Monteiro, Nobukho Nqaba, Nyadzombe Nyampenza, J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere , ORLAN, Juan Orrantia, Anja Ronacher, Paul Samuels, Hrair Sarkissian, Kwame Sousa, Rene Tavares, Rui Tenreiro, Camille Turner, Elise Vandewalle, Ashley Walters Die Rencontres de Bamako werden organisiert vom Ministerium für Tourismus, Kunst und Handwerk in Mali in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Institut français. 455 pp. Englisch, Französisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783868286694

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Published by Reference Series Books LLC Sep 2011 (2011)

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Item Description: Reference Series Books LLC Sep 2011, 2011. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 250x195x12 mm. This item is printed on demand - Print on Demand Neuware - Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 85. Chapters: Franz Burgmeier, Teófilo Cubillas, Ottmar Hitzfeld, Philipp Degen, Ivan Rakitic, Daniel Majstorovic, Mladen Petric, Felipe Caicedo, List of FC Basel players, Bruno Berner, Hakan Yakin, Mile Sterjovski, Eren Derdiyok, José Gonçalves, Mario Frick, Pascal Zuberbühler, Scott Chipperfield, Joan Gamper, Stefan Wessels, Zdravko Kuzmanovic, Koji Nakata, Ljubo Milicevic, Zoltán Czibor, Cristiano dos Santos Rodrigues, Kléber de Carvalho Corrêa, Lars Olsen, Alexander Frei, Ivan Ergic, Louis Crayton, David Degen, Delron Buckley, Bernt Haas, Franco Costanzo, Samuel Inkoom, Marco Streller, Gordon Smith, Timothée Atouba, Murat Yakin, Antoine Kohn, Christian Eduardo Giménez, Gökhan Inler, Hugh Vallance, Eduardo Adelino da Silva, George Koumantarakis, Carlos Alberto Alves Garcia, Vratislav Lokvenc, Feliciano Magro, Benjamin Huggel, Adrian Falub, Danijel Subotic, Marko Perovic, Petar Aleksandrov, Alex Nyarko, Karl Odermatt, Martin Andermatt, Ørjan Berg, Thomas Häberli, Eduardo Rubio, Sabri Boumelaha, Fwayo Tembo, Michel Morganella, Franco Foda, Matías Emilio Delgado, Xherdan Shaqiri, Fernando Horácio Ávalos, Jan Berger, Alfréd Schaffer, Aleksandar Dragovic, Behrang Safari, Patrick Müller, Gilles Yapi Yapo, Julio Hernán Rossi, Çagdas Atan, Djamel Mesbah, Markus Schupp, Didier Tholot, Orhan Mustafi, Maurizio Gaudino, Mario Cantaluppi, Paul Fischli, Boris Smiljanic, Markus Steinhöfer, Miroslav König, Genséric Kusunga, Nestor Subiat, Oumar Kondé, Pierre-André Schürmann, César Carignano, Virgile Boumelaha, Robson Vicente Gonçalves, Antônio da Silva, Thomas Mandl, Papa Malick Ba, André Muff, Reto Zanni, Mariano Armentano, René Botteron, Oliver Stöckli, Mikhail Kavelashvili, Olivier Boumelaha, David Abraham, Beg Ferati, Ronny Hodel, Valentin Stocker, Oliver Kreuzer, Jürgen Gjasula, Admir Smajic, Mourad Bounoua, Helmut Benthaus, Fábio José dos Santos, Marco Walker, Remo Buess, Pascal Schürpf, Yao Junior Sènaya, Adrian Knup, Federico Almerares, Ike Shorunmu, Marcos Gelabert, Aleksandr Rytchkov, Yann Sommer, Heinz Hermann, Adilson Tavares Varela, Daniel Unal, Frédéric Chassot, Nenad Savic, Winfried Berkemeier, Alexandre Rey, Leopold Kielholz, Carlos Varela, Antonio Esposito, Dario Zuffi, Damir D ombic, Jean-Pierre La Placa, Jacques Zoua, Francisco Gabriel Guerrero, Jürgen Sundermann, Bruno Rahmen, Sandro Wieser, Axel Kruse, Marco Zwyssig, Radivoje Ognjanovic, Josef Hügi, Fabrice Henry, Patrik Baumann, Granit Xhaka, François Marque, Gerhard Siedl, Serkan Sahin, Fernand Jaccard, Jean-Pierre François, Massimo Colomba, Baykal Kulaksizoglu, Fabian Frei, Sergei Derkach, Riccardo Meili, Dominique Herr, Dan Potocianu, Werner Schley, Gerhard Strack, Hervé Tum, Detlev Lauscher, Stefan Reisch, Didier Gigon, Iván Knez, Simone Grippo, Adrie van Kraay, Erni Maissen, Vincenzo Palumbo, Stefano Ceccaroni, René Hasler, Silvan Aegerter, Eigil Nielsen, Marco Schällibaum, Uwe Wassmer, V. Sundramoorthy, Luka Lapenda, Yao Aziawonou, Jürgen Hartmann, Grégory Duruz, Tim Grossklaus, Jayson Leutwiler, Agent Sawu, Gaetano Giallanza, Massimo Ceccaroni, Walter Dietrich, Maximilian Heidenreich, Robert Kok, Ruedi Zahner, Josip Colina, Dylan Gissi, Alexandre Quennoz, Edmond N'Tiamoah, Peter Bernauer, Uwe Dittus, Romain Crevoisier, Lucio Esposito, Luis Calapes, Beat Sutter, Peter Füri, Dominik Ritter, Bruno Sutter, Philippe Cravero, Samet Gündüz, Marcel Herzog, Stefan Huber, Philippe Hertig, Uwe Dreher, Harald Nickel, Marco Sas, Sébastien Barberis, Eric Rapo. 86 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781155866390

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Antawan I. Byrd

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Item Description: Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg Okt 2015, 2015. Buch. Book Condition: Neu. 24x17x cm. Neuware - »Telling Time« lautet das Thema der 10. Rencontres de Bamako. Nach einer vierjährigen Pause im Zuge der Situation in Mali, verfolgt die Jubiläumsausgabe des Festivals neben dem künstlerischen Aspekt außerdem das Anliegen, ein positiveres, facettenreicheres Bild des afrikanischen Kontinents zu entwerfen. Die künstlerische Herausforderung dieser Edition steht im Kontext der Zeit: Künstler und Fotografen vertiefen sich anhand der Verbildlichung afrikanischer Geschichte in die Realität ihrer Zeit. Diese Herangehensweise ermöglicht es, eine Verbindung zwischen Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft des afrikanischen Kontinents herzustellen und zeigt eine neue Art des Umgangs mit den Umbrüchen in Mali und Burkina Faso, sowie den Revolutionen des Arabischen Frühlings in Nord-Afrika auf. Die künstlerische Leiterin Bisi Silva und die Kuratoren Antawan I. Byrd und Yves Chatap eröffnen damit eine neue, frische Sicht auf die afrikanische Fotografie und Filmproduktion. Die Ausstellung zeigt sowohl dokumentarische und künstlerische Werke als auch Installationen. Einige Werke zeugen dabei deutlich von ihren Quellen in Film- und Bildarchiven, bei anderen spielt der Humor u.a. in ironischen Betrachtungen - des Künstlers selbst oder des Landes - eine essentielle Rolle. Auch die subtile Auseinandersetzung mit religiösen Fragen in Hinsicht auf die momentan herrschenden Krisen, trägt ihren Teil zu der umfassenden Vielfalt der Ausstellung bei. Texte und Beiträge von: Julie Bonzon, Antawan I. Byrd, Yves Chatap, Emma Chubb, Teju Cole, Dagara Dakin, Madame N'diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo, Maud Houssais, Candace Keller, Abdoulaye Konaté, Moussa Konaté, Hansi Momodu-Gordon, Guilhem Monceaux, Levi Nauidu-Mitchell, Erika Nimis, Simon Njami, Denis Pietton, Moses Serubiri, Samuel Sidibé, Bisi Silva, Mantchini Traoré Künstler der Hauptausstellung: Héla Ammar, Malala Andrialavidrazana, Ismaïl Bahri, Steeve Bauras, Filipe Branquinho, Seydou Camara, Mimi Cherono Ng'ok, Emmanuel Bakary Daou, Monica de Miranda, Bakary Diallo, Em'kal Eyongakpa, mounir fatmi, Coco Fusco, Simon Gush, Moussa Kalapo, Lebohang Kganye, Lola Khalfa, Helga Kohl, Youcef Krache, Youssef Lahrichi, Kitso L. Lelliott, George Mahashe,Randa Maroufi, Lucia Nhamo, Uche Okpa Iroha, The Otolith Group, Collectif Périnium, Nyani Quarmyne, Nassim Rouchiche, Sihem Salhi, Hippolyte Sama, Jean-Euloge Samba, Nomwinde Vivien Sawadogo, Thabiso Sekgala, Georges Senga, Ibrahima Thiam, Aboubacar Traore , Salif Traore, Mudi Yahaya Künstler der Sonderausstellungen: Joël Andrianomearisoa, Suleimane Biai, Filipa Cesar, Jim Chuchu, John Coplans , Irineu Destourelles, Sipho Gongxeka , Kiluanji Kia Henda, Ayrson Heraclito, Wanuri Kahiu, William Kentridge , Mack Magagane, Fabrice Monteiro, Nobukho Nqaba, Nyadzombe Nyampenza, J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere , ORLAN, Juan Orrantia, Anja Ronacher, Paul Samuels, Hrair Sarkissian, Kwame Sousa, Rene Tavares, Rui Tenreiro, Camille Turner, Elise Vandewalle, Ashley Walters 488 pp. Englisch, Französisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783868286694

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Item Description: Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg Okt 2015, 2015. Buch. Book Condition: Neu. 24x17x cm. Neuware - »Telling Time« lautet das Thema der 10. Rencontres de Bamako. Nach einer vierjährigen Pause im Zuge der Situation in Mali, verfolgt die Jubiläumsausgabe des Festivals neben dem künstlerischen Aspekt außerdem das Anliegen, ein positiveres, facettenreicheres Bild des afrikanischen Kontinents zu entwerfen. Die künstlerische Herausforderung dieser Edition steht im Kontext der Zeit: Künstler und Fotografen vertiefen sich anhand der Verbildlichung afrikanischer Geschichte in die Realität ihrer Zeit. Diese Herangehensweise ermöglicht es, eine Verbindung zwischen Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft des afrikanischen Kontinents herzustellen und zeigt eine neue Art des Umgangs mit den Umbrüchen in Mali und Burkina Faso, sowie den Revolutionen des Arabischen Frühlings in Nord-Afrika auf. Die künstlerische Leiterin Bisi Silva und die Kuratoren Antawan I. Byrd und Yves Chatap eröffnen damit eine neue, frische Sicht auf die afrikanische Fotografie und Filmproduktion. Die Ausstellung zeigt sowohl dokumentarische und künstlerische Werke als auch Installationen. Einige Werke zeugen dabei deutlich von ihren Quellen in Film- und Bildarchiven, bei anderen spielt der Humor u.a. in ironischen Betrachtungen - des Künstlers selbst oder des Landes - eine essentielle Rolle. Auch die subtile Auseinandersetzung mit religiösen Fragen in Hinsicht auf die momentan herrschenden Krisen, trägt ihren Teil zu der umfassenden Vielfalt der Ausstellung bei. Texte und Beiträge von: Julie Bonzon, Antawan I. Byrd, Yves Chatap, Emma Chubb, Teju Cole, Dagara Dakin, Madame N'diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo, Maud Houssais, Candace Keller, Abdoulaye Konaté, Moussa Konaté, Hansi Momodu-Gordon, Guilhem Monceaux, Levi Nauidu-Mitchell, Erika Nimis, Simon Njami, Denis Pietton, Moses Serubiri, Samuel Sidibé, Bisi Silva, Mantchini Traoré Künstler der Hauptausstellung: Héla Ammar, Malala Andrialavidrazana, Ismaïl Bahri, Steeve Bauras, Filipe Branquinho, Seydou Camara, Mimi Cherono Ng'ok, Emmanuel Bakary Daou, Monica de Miranda, Bakary Diallo, Em'kal Eyongakpa, mounir fatmi, Coco Fusco, Simon Gush, Moussa Kalapo, Lebohang Kganye, Lola Khalfa, Helga Kohl, Youcef Krache, Youssef Lahrichi, Kitso L. Lelliott, George Mahashe,Randa Maroufi, Lucia Nhamo, Uche Okpa Iroha, The Otolith Group, Collectif Périnium, Nyani Quarmyne, Nassim Rouchiche, Sihem Salhi, Hippolyte Sama, Jean-Euloge Samba, Nomwinde Vivien Sawadogo, Thabiso Sekgala, Georges Senga, Ibrahima Thiam, Aboubacar Traore , Salif Traore, Mudi Yahaya Künstler der Sonderausstellungen: Joël Andrianomearisoa, Suleimane Biai, Filipa Cesar, Jim Chuchu, John Coplans , Irineu Destourelles, Sipho Gongxeka , Kiluanji Kia Henda, Ayrson Heraclito, Wanuri Kahiu, William Kentridge , Mack Magagane, Fabrice Monteiro, Nobukho Nqaba, Nyadzombe Nyampenza, J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere , ORLAN, Juan Orrantia, Anja Ronacher, Paul Samuels, Hrair Sarkissian, Kwame Sousa, Rene Tavares, Rui Tenreiro, Camille Turner, Elise Vandewalle, Ashley Walters 488 pp. Englisch, Französisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783868286694

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Published by Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Wien, 2015. VIII, 314 pp., 3 b/w ill. (2015)

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Item Description: Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Wien, 2015. VIII, 314 pp., 3 b/w ill., 2015. Book Condition: New. This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camões to Gonçalo M. Tavares, and António Vieira to José Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature ? Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. Bookseller Inventory # 431871

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Antawan I. Byrd

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ISBN 10: 3868286691 ISBN 13: 9783868286694

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Item Description: Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg Okt 2015, 2015. Buch. Book Condition: Neu. 24x17x cm. Neuware - »Telling Time« lautet das Thema der 10. Rencontres de Bamako. Nach einer vierjährigen Pause im Zuge der Situation in Mali, verfolgt die Jubiläumsausgabe des Festivals neben dem künstlerischen Aspekt außerdem das Anliegen, ein positiveres, facettenreicheres Bild des afrikanischen Kontinents zu entwerfen. Die künstlerische Herausforderung dieser Edition steht im Kontext der Zeit: Künstler und Fotografen vertiefen sich anhand der Verbildlichung afrikanischer Geschichte in die Realität ihrer Zeit. Diese Herangehensweise ermöglicht es, eine Verbindung zwischen Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft des afrikanischen Kontinents herzustellen und zeigt eine neue Art des Umgangs mit den Umbrüchen in Mali und Burkina Faso, sowie den Revolutionen des Arabischen Frühlings in Nord-Afrika auf. Die künstlerische Leiterin Bisi Silva und die Kuratoren Antawan I. Byrd und Yves Chatap eröffnen damit eine neue, frische Sicht auf die afrikanische Fotografie und Filmproduktion. Die Ausstellung zeigt sowohl dokumentarische und künstlerische Werke als auch Installationen. Einige Werke zeugen dabei deutlich von ihren Quellen in Film- und Bildarchiven, bei anderen spielt der Humor u.a. in ironischen Betrachtungen - des Künstlers selbst oder des Landes - eine essentielle Rolle. Auch die subtile Auseinandersetzung mit religiösen Fragen in Hinsicht auf die momentan herrschenden Krisen, trägt ihren Teil zu der umfassenden Vielfalt der Ausstellung bei. Texte und Beiträge von: Julie Bonzon, Antawan I. Byrd, Yves Chatap, Emma Chubb, Teju Cole, Dagara Dakin, Madame N'diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo, Maud Houssais, Candace Keller, Abdoulaye Konaté, Moussa Konaté, Hansi Momodu-Gordon, Guilhem Monceaux, Levi Nauidu-Mitchell, Erika Nimis, Simon Njami, Denis Pietton, Moses Serubiri, Samuel Sidibé, Bisi Silva, Mantchini Traoré Künstler der Hauptausstellung: Héla Ammar, Malala Andrialavidrazana, Ismaïl Bahri, Steeve Bauras, Filipe Branquinho, Seydou Camara, Mimi Cherono Ng'ok, Emmanuel Bakary Daou, Monica de Miranda, Bakary Diallo, Em'kal Eyongakpa, mounir fatmi, Coco Fusco, Simon Gush, Moussa Kalapo, Lebohang Kganye, Lola Khalfa, Helga Kohl, Youcef Krache, Youssef Lahrichi, Kitso L. Lelliott, George Mahashe,Randa Maroufi, Lucia Nhamo, Uche Okpa Iroha, The Otolith Group, Collectif Périnium, Nyani Quarmyne, Nassim Rouchiche, Sihem Salhi, Hippolyte Sama, Jean-Euloge Samba, Nomwinde Vivien Sawadogo, Thabiso Sekgala, Georges Senga, Ibrahima Thiam, Aboubacar Traore , Salif Traore, Mudi Yahaya Künstler der Sonderausstellungen: Joël Andrianomearisoa, Suleimane Biai, Filipa Cesar, Jim Chuchu, John Coplans , Irineu Destourelles, Sipho Gongxeka , Kiluanji Kia Henda, Ayrson Heraclito, Wanuri Kahiu, William Kentridge , Mack Magagane, Fabrice Monteiro, Nobukho Nqaba, Nyadzombe Nyampenza, J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere , ORLAN, Juan Orrantia, Anja Ronacher, Paul Samuels, Hrair Sarkissian, Kwame Sousa, Rene Tavares, Rui Tenreiro, Camille Turner, Elise Vandewalle, Ashley Walters 488 pp. Englisch, Französisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783868286694

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Vlavianos, Nicolas

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Item Description: Globo, São Paulo. Tapa Blanda. Book Condition: New. 28x27. Permite acompanhar a evolução da escultura do artista gregodécada a década, desde o período parisiense (1956-1961), até os dias atuais, entremeado por textos de Walter Zanini, Olívio Tavares de Araújo, Mário Pedrosa, Aracy Amaral, Efi Ferentinou e Angelos Camillos. Inclui entrevista concedida à Mário Chamie. Vlavianos recebeu diversos prêmios, entre eles oda III Bienal Internacional em Budapest (1975). Edição bilingue: inglês-portugues. 263 Páginas. 340 gr. Libro. Bookseller Inventory # 1-112796-0

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Francisco Bethencourt

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Item Description: Peter Lang Jul 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 226x149x27 mm. Neuware - This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camões to Gonçalo M. Tavares, and António Vieira to José Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. 314 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783034318716

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Francisco Bethencourt

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Item Description: Peter Lang Jul 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 22.5x15x cm. Neuware - This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camões to Gonçalo M. Tavares, and António Vieira to José Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. 314 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783034318716

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Francisco Bethencourt

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Item Description: Peter Lang Jul 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 22.5x15x cm. Neuware - This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camões to Gonçalo M. Tavares, and António Vieira to José Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. 314 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783034318716

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Francisco Bethencourt

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Item Description: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Utopia in Portugal, Brazil and Lusophone African Countries, Francisco Bethencourt, This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camoes to Goncalo M. Tavares, and Antonio Vieira to Jose Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. Bookseller Inventory # B9783034318716

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Francisco Bethencourt

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Item Description: Peter Lang Jul 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 226x149x27 mm. Neuware - This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camões to Gonçalo M. Tavares, and António Vieira to José Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. 314 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783034318716

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Published by Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, Switzerland (2015)

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Item Description: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, Switzerland, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 225 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book studies the history, literature and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries through the lens of utopia. The role of utopia in Portuguese literature is the object of fresh analyses ranging from Camoes to Goncalo M. Tavares, and Antonio Vieira to Jose Saramago. The chapters on Angola and Mozambique show how national identity received a major boost through utopian literature - Pepetela is the anchor in the former case, while dance is used as a crucial metaphor to reveal the tension between the colonial and postcolonial gaze in the latter case. The visions of paradise in Tupi tradition and missionary doctrine inform the approach to Brazil, developed by the study of the utopian dimension of the revolts of Canudos and Contestado. Regional contrasts and the quest for Brazilian national identity underlie the chapter on the cinema of Glauber Rocha and Walter Salles. These political and cultural acts can be compared to the strange case of Sebastianism in Portugal, here studied across four centuries of adaptation and transformation. Anarchist, Communist and Catholic political projects are analysed in the context of the early twentieth century to complete this evaluation of the uses and effects of utopian visions in these countries. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9783034318716

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FIRMO, Walter (fotografo).

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Item Description: 1988. 30x23. Enc. de editor en plena tela. Maravillosas fotografías de los paisajes pernambucanos aompaña textos y poemas de diferentes autores brasileños como Adelmar Tavares, Marcus Accioly, Olegário Mariano, Joaquim Cardozo y Ribeiro Couto. Falta sobrecubierta. Excelente estado. (142p.). Bookseller Inventory # 6554

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