1977

20 Mar 19
Law and Political Economy

Beryl Satter –  In The Color of Money and in the opening post of this Symposium, Mehrsa Baradaran challenges the notion that markets exist outside of political power. What she shows for credit policy, I have shown for housing policy, particularly in my book, Family Properties: How the Struggle over Race and Real Estate Transformed […]

20 Mar 19
Provenance

Overview Pictures Darkness Chiaroscuro Composition Perspective Pixels _ _ _ _ Pictures The convention of perspective, which is unique to European art and which was first established in the early Renaissance, centres everything on the eye of the beholder. It is like a beam from a lighthouse – only instead of light travelling outwards, appearances […]

20 Mar 19
SOCIAL TRENDS SA

Its with great sadness that one of mzanzis most celebrated icon Bonginkosi Dlamini had to exit the entertainment industry in a tragic manner leaving so many South Africans including his fans shocked and in disbelief. Zola is known for his passion and desire to empower those that are less privlleged or previously disadvataged, he has […]

20 Mar 19
Karma Star Tarot

The art style I just absolutely adore. It is the epitome of the 70’s if you ask me. It reminds me of movies like The Hobbit (1977), and old t.v. show introductions like the Electric Company  and Schoolhouse Rock. The art style isn’t exactly any of those, yet there is definitely an aspect of the time that is present in all of these mentioned.

20 Mar 19
British Comics

Scorcher Publisher: IPC Publication Dates: 10 January 1970 – 26 June 1971 Number of Issues Published: 77 (#1 – #26 June 1971 [77]) Publishing Format: Was ongoing Publication Type: magazine Features continue in Scorcher and Score (IPC, 1971 series). Scorcher and Score Publisher: IPC Publication Dates: 3 July 1971 – 5 October 1974 Number of […]

20 Mar 19
Lois Elsden

I’m taking my time with my grandma’s autograph book; the entries come mainly over two periods,, from 1905 when she was given the book by ‘P’, whoever that was, to 1916, probably just before she married my grandfather, and from 1938-1944 when my mum and her sisters used it. I’ve had fun tracing some of […]

20 Mar 19

I have nothing to say Ying Liang Hong Kong.  25 min.  2017 A Chinese mother gets a visit from the authorities because her daughter is making problematic films in Hong Kong. She hasn’t seen her daughter for five years but sets off to talk to her, at the government’s expense and in spite of her […]

20 Mar 19
the Hall of Miller and Eric

As I finish up with pitchers today, I want to reiterate that these guys are hard to figure. For most, it’s not if they’ll break down but when. And some of the pitchers in the HoME are simply those who didn’t break down until the last stages of their careers. It’s hard to measure the […]

20 Mar 19
Pipe and PJs: The Seventies

Sondra Theodore, Playmate of the Month July 1977, (top right) pictured in Russian edition pictorial, ЦВЕТЫ ЖЦЗНЦ, February 2013