Nicholas de Monchaux
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The Best Non-Fiction of 2011
23 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Books have a long shelf-life. A loved book may outlast its original owner by a generation – or more -- if well cared for. With that in mind, we recall our best loved books of 2011 here, well into 2012. Better late than never...

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'Spacesuit: Fashioning Apollo': On Underwear and Astronauts
3 Apr 2011 // 4:00 PM

This is a fascinating study that situates the spacesuit at the intersection of politics, fashion, gender constructions and even concepts of the human self.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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