Dell Upton's research while affiliated with University of Virginia and other places

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Article
New Literary History 33.4 (2002) 707-723 For an enterprise that exalts the concrete, the study of everyday life is remarkably vague about its object. The everyday comprises "seemingly unimportant activities." Or it is "a set of functions which connect and join together systems that might appear to be distinct." Or it is that which is leftover, whic...

Citations

... Architecture has been studied in multiple discussions to integrate with the cinematic art form in design (Vidler 1992). A cinematic context can be a proper solution to analyze the human interaction in space and time that reveals physical habits (Upton 2002), especially because moving images work directly with emotionalaffective traits (Pallasmaa 2007b;Pallasmaa 2007a). The emotional-affective assessments in a cinematic context can be surveyed through the disruption of the monotonous rhythm of everyday life followed by the occurrence of evoking "events." ...