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MSD Agenda: Coming to Welsh: A Site-Writing by Jane Rendell

Jane Rendell will present Coming to Welsh - A Site-Writing, as part of the newly titled MSD Agenda series profiling the people and practices transforming our modern world

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Over recent years Jane has been developing a practice of situation criticism – of art, architecture and urbanism – that explores questions of subjectivity, positionally and spatially, aiming to write sites and site writing. In this free public lecture, Jane will discuss the conceptual framing of practice, read some pieces of site-writing and present her new work, Coming to Welsh.

Jane Rendell is a writer who has developed her position on ‘critical spatial practice’ (2002 and 2006) and ‘site-writing’ (2005 and 2010) through such authored books as Site-Writing (2010), Art and Architecture (2006), and The Pursuit of Pleasure (2002) and co-edited collections as Pattern (2007), Critical Architecture (2007), Spatial Imagination (2005), The Unknown City (2001), Intersections (2000),Gender, Space, Architecture (1999) and Strangely Familiar (1995). She is currently working on a new book on transitional spaces in architecture and psychoanalysis.

abp.unimelb.edu.au/events/msd-agenda-coming-to-welsh-a-site-writing

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Details

Date:
December 2, 2013
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

The Open Stage
757 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Australia

Organizer

The University of Melbourne
Website:
http://www.unimelb.edu.au

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