Cities & Bodies: Classical & Fascist Imaginaries in the Machine Age

By Michael Anton Budd.

Published by The Humanities Collection

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The image of the toppled tyrant’s statue foregrounds the monumental city as historical text. This essay examines the meanings derived from modern embodied national spectacle.

Keywords: History of Body, Urban Planning, Architecture, Fascism, Nazism, Classicism, Modernist, Historiography

The International Journal of the Humanities, Volume 4, Issue 8, pp.125-136. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Article: Electronic (PDF File; 1.864MB).

Prof. Michael Anton Budd

Michael Budd (BS, University of Oregon, MA and PhD, Rutgers University);is associate professor in the Salve Regina University Humanities and Technology Doctoral Program. His interests include the history of the body, colonial violence and revolution, historical film, Art & the Machine, Urban History, and military history & technology. He is the author of "The Sculpture Machine: Physical Culture and Body Politics in the Age of Empire" (Macmillan UK/ NYU Press 1997).

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