The Aesthetics of Change: Exploring Post-Communist Spaces

@article{Pusca2008TheAO,
  title={The Aesthetics of Change: Exploring Post-Communist Spaces},
  author={Anca M. Pusca},
  journal={Global Society},
  year={2008},
  volume={22},
  pages={369 - 386}
}
This article explores the relationship between material change and social change under a proposed theory of aesthetics of change. Suggesting a particular understanding of the aesthetic as concerned with feeling and perception, as opposed to artistic representation, the article explores different ways in which practices of seeing, walking and engaging with the material environment significantly affect our experience of social change. Borrowing from Walter Benjamin's notion of the flaneur and his… 

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