The writings in this section are a sample, but are connected. Both pieces reflect interests in negotiating ways round London, a cosmopolitan city, a space of ‘becoming’. There will be more by and by.
The Contemporary Flaneuse
This was written as an investigation as to whether there can be such a being as a ‘Contemporary Flaneuse’.
Ornament, memory and the cosmopolitan city
This piece was written as a meditation on the theme opened in ‘The Contemporary Flaneuse’, as to the way in which the paths created by urban pattern and ornament are laden with different kinds of meaning.