Journal of Romance Studies

Transgressing function: excess and pleasure in the work of Wladimiro Acosta

Journal of Romance Studies (2002), 2, (3), 61–72.

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Acosta, Wladimiro (1937) Vivienda y ciudad: problemas de arquitectura contemporanea, introd. Alberto Gerchunoff (Buenos Aires: Anaconda). Vivienda y ciudad: problemas de arquitectura contemporanea Google Scholar

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Acosta, Wladimiro (1937) Vivienda y ciudad: problemas de arquitectura contemporanea, introd. Alberto Gerchunoff (Buenos Aires: Anaconda). Vivienda y ciudad: problemas de arquitectura contemporanea Google Scholar

Adorno, Theodor (1979) ‘Functionalism today’, trans. June O. Newman and John H. Smith, Oppositions 17, 31–41. Functionalism today Oppositions 17 31 41 Google Scholar

Anderson, Stanford (1987) ‘The fiction of function’, Assemblage 2, 19–32. The fiction of function Assemblage 2 19 32 Google Scholar

Barthes, Roland (1975) The Pleasure of the Text, trans. Richard Miller (New York: Hill and Wang). The Pleasure of the Text Google Scholar

Carranza, Luis (2000) ‘Contemplating reason: Juan O’Gorman and the dialectics of modern architecture’, Casabella 689, 15–21. Contemplating reason: Juan O’Gorman and the dialectics of modern architecture Casabella 689 15 21 Google Scholar

Katzenstein, Ernesto (1992) ‘Argentine architecture of the thirties’, Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 18, 55–75. Argentine architecture of the thirties Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 18 55 75 Google Scholar

Marcuse, Herbert (1966) Eros and Civilization: A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud (Boston: Beacon Press). Eros and Civilization: A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud Google Scholar

Meyer, Hannes (1970) ‘Building’, in Programs and Manifestos on 20th Century Architecture, ed. Ulrich Conrads (Cambridge MA: The MIT Press), 117–20. Building Programs and Manifestos on 20th Century Architecture 117 20 Google Scholar

Molina y Vedia, Juan (1985) ‘Lo moderno y lo nacional en nuestra arquitectura: Wladimiro Acosta’, Summa 215–16, 66–71. Lo moderno y lo nacional en nuestra arquitectura: Wladimiro Acosta Summa 16 66 71 Google Scholar

Sarlo, Beatriz (1988) Una modernidad periférica: Buenos Aires 1920 y 1930 (Buenos Aires: Ediciones Nueva Visión). Una modernidad periférica: Buenos Aires 1920 y 1930 Google Scholar

Sarlo, Beatriz (1992) La imaginación técnica: sueños modernos de la cultura argentina (Buenos Aires: Ediciones Nueva Visión). La imaginación técnica: sueños modernos de la cultura argentina Google Scholar

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Carranza, Luis E.