Virginia Postrel
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//Columns

The Design Imperative
28 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM

No longer a prole with a dirty toilet, thanks to that fancy toiletbrush in hand, one becomes a fledgling design critic and a curator of the tastefully appointed museum that used to be a one-bedroom apartment.

//Reviews

The Substance of Style: How the Rise of Aesthetic Value Is Remaking Commerce, Culture, & Consciousne
4 Jan 2004 // 7:00 PM

Critics who deem the adornment of a person, place or object as inauthentic, something that merely adds disguise and trickery, fail to recognize what a tap of the pretty stick adds to the 'function' of something.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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