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Cabinet 64: the Nose

Cabinet 64: the Nose

Author: Sina Najafi
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With the possible exception of the eyes, no other part of the face is as burdened with legend, myth and significance as the nose.

Cabinetissue 64, with a special section on "The Nose," includes Christopher Turner on Smell-O-Vision, Aromarama and other failed technologies for making cinema into an olfactory event; Jennifer Greenberg on how European colonialists characterized the relationship between race and nose shape; Anthony Harley on the political history of rhinoplasty in the US; and Thiago Carvalho on the new scientific work on the relationship between smell, immunity and mating among animals. Elsewhere in the issue: Adam Bobbette on Indonesian men who train young birds to sing the songs of extinct birds; Indiana Seresin on the way a mythic Native American indigeneity has been used by children at American summer camps; Ara Merjian on the Situationists' uses of Giorgio de Chirico's early paintings, and more.

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General Fields

  • : 9781932698725
  • : Cabinet
  • : Cabinet
  • : October 2017
  • : 24.80 cmmm X 19.70 cmmm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Sina Najafi
  • : en
  • : 96