Image Archive on American Eugenics Movement he philosopher George Santayana said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." This adage is appropriate to our current rush into the "gene age," which has striking parallels to the eugenics movement of the early decades of the 20th century. Eugenics was, quite literally, an effort to breed better human beings – by encouraging the reproduction of people with "good" genes and discouraging those with "bad" genes. Eugenicists effectively lobbied for social legislation to keep racial and ethnic groups separate, to restrict immigration from southern and eastern Europe, and to sterilize people considered "genetically unfit." We now invite you to experience the unfiltered story of American eugenics – primarily through materials from the Eugenics Record Office at Cold Spring Harbor, which was the center of American eugenics research from 1910-1940. You may find some of the language and images in this Archive offensive.
Panic Movement The movement's violent theatrical events were designed to be shocking, and to release destructive energies in search of peace and beauty. One four-hour performance known as Sacramental Melodrama was staged in May 1965 at the Paris Festival of Free Expression. The "happening" starred Jodorowsky dressed in motorcyclist leather and featured him slitting the throats of two geese, taping two snakes to his chest and having himself stripped and whipped. Other scenes included "naked women covered in honey, a crucified chicken, the staged murder of a rabbi, a giant vagina, the throwing of live turtles into the audience, and canned apricots. References Bibliography Arrabal, Fernando (1973).
Freedom Archives Home Overdrive: The Films of Léos Carax - Harvard Film Archive February 15 - February 24, 2013 “It’s incredible how much cinema can do. We forget.” – Leos Carax When he released his first film in 1984 at the age of 23, Leos Carax was heralded as some sort of cross between Rimbaud and Antoine Doinel (of The 400 Blows) – part prodigy and part enfant terrible, a creature of the cinema. The film’s lead actor, Denis Lavant, reappeared in Carax’s next two films, always playing a romantic young man named Alex. As if the bigger-than-life ambition of The Lovers on the Bridge had brought this cycle to fruition, and the difficulties of the film’s production taken their toll, Carax waited several years before making another movie, Pola X, his only work without Lavant. Initially Carax was often compared to two other French filmmakers from the 1980s: Jean-Jacques Beineix (Diva) and Luc Besson (Subway). A critics’ favorite here and in France, Carax also arouses cult-level enthusiasm in his fans on both sides of the Atlantic, and it’s not hard to see why. Pola X
Index: if-archive/games/zcode This directory contains games in Infocom Z-Machine format, NOT games published by the company Infocom. The games here can be played with an Infocom game interpreter; look in infocom/interpreters for a version for your system. Source code of the games, if available, can be found in games/source/inform. 404-Life_not_found.zblorb [25-May-2011] 404- Life not found, by Evan Derby. 69105Keys.zblorb [02-Mar-2009] 69,105 Keys, a one room game by David Welbourn. 905.z5 [02-Aug-2012] 9:05 by Adam Cadre, Version 1.1 (2012.0724). 905notes.txt [03-Jan-2000] Brief notes on 9:05, by Adam Cadre 9Dancers.zip [18-Jul-2004] The Nine Dancers (Larsoft Adventure number 4). aasmasters.z5 [10-Apr-2003] AAS Masters, in which all is revealed, by "David Banner." Accuse.zblorb [22-Mar-2007] Accuse, a small replayable puzzle by David A. Acheton.z8 [15-Nov-2011] Acheton, by David Seal, Jonathan Thackray and Jonathan Partington (Cambridge University, 1978-80). acorncourt.z5 [04-Sep-1997] Acrobat.zblorb [11-Jan-2009] Danger! Dr.
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