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Benjamin

The new barbarians

MIGRATION: What experiences can be connected with the theory of 'the Other' when visiting a migrant island like Lampedusa? Perhaps some philosophers can show the way. Unless the migrants are the best guides.

The Crystal Palace's history of ideas

CITY ROOM: The 'greenhouse' a basic metaphor for control of the environment, that which has given man protection throughout history. A crucial question today is whether the ecological greenhouse can be reconciled with the capitalist, "exclusive and endlessly growth-oriented greenhouse".