1-20 of 81 Search Results for

paper

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Boom (2015) 5 (2): 122–130.
Published: 01 June 2015
... dendrochronology tree rings White Mountains topographic contour map India ink watercolor paper tree limestone line drawing journal California michael p. cohen Tree Lines Drawings by Valerie Cohen A Map of Time Cut across the body of an old bristlecone pine, as someone has done here abovethe...
Journal Articles
Boom (2012) 2 (4): 104–117.
Published: 01 December 2012
...William J. Bauer, Jr. This paper uses Owens Valley Paiute oral traditions to tell and interpret the Owens Valley Water Wars. Paiute oral traditions detail their identity, historical consciousness, and offer an Indigenous interpretation of the Water Wars. They reframe the time period of the Water...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (4): 34–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... part-time instructor teaching composition and crea- tive writing classes. I kept an eye on my aging mother who lived nearby in a large house all by herself. I would shuttle her from her doctor appointments to her dentist appoint- ments, grading papers in the lobbies while I waited. At night, I would...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (4): 39–51.
Published: 01 December 2016
... window table, I made mention that she d missed him by mere minutes. A man seated next to us lifted a piece of paper a stained napkin with some ink pen scribblings: He was just diagramming a poem. You want this Oh, yes. I did. This was what I wanted for a time: a tex- tured life to press between pages...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 50–57.
Published: 01 September 2016
... with colored papers across seven panels, it is Bearden s largest known work on paper.2 It is also the first civic commis- sion undertaken by the artist and one of the rare works Bearden created of a place with which he had no biographical connection. Nevertheless, Berkeley The City and Its People...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2016
... commemorating the tenth anniversary of the death of the brilliant science fiction writer Octavia E. Butler with a year-long slate of events. On the evening of 27 October, the Huntington Library the home of Butler s papers hosts Xenogenesis Suite, a musical tribute to the writer. Composed by Nicole Mitchell, the...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 80–83.
Published: 01 September 2016
... pedestrian had a signifi- cantly better impact with significantly less energy use than a path that was fully lit or any other regime. In the resulting research paper, we argued that the positive effect occurred because pedestrians felt acknowledged by the interactive and anticipatory lighting. They felt more...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 120–128.
Published: 01 September 2016
... wonder: What tools has the race found to be indispensable Pen and paper, paint- brush, camera, clay, word-processing machines, Photoshop? Is learning to use such tools enough, or might we need to interpret the objects created, assess their significance, and probe their conditions of possibility...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 32–39.
Published: 01 September 2016
... justice. In an art installation by Consuelo Flores, images of each of the forty-three students are interspersed with floating cutouts of flora and fauna, all suspended above a shrine of red hand- prints on paper sheets and stones placed in a formation that surrounds a single, black fabric-covered desk to...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (3): 4–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
... engagements in response to a conference paper or lecture. By contrast, profession- oriented fields such as architecture and urban planning embrace questions about what can and might be done. The hovering question what should be done? demands a practical response to what is but also creates an opening...
Journal Articles
Boom (2013) 3 (2): 52–71.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Scott Vandehey This paper draws on extended fieldwork in San Diego County to show that suburban residents exhibit a particular set of rights-claims that they make specifically around their residence in their suburban community. These claims are largely made legitimate by homeownership and are based...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (2): 88–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
... her to pay something she couldn t. DEBORAH: What was I waitin for? You know they re not gonna give it to me. I m not gonna get the paper. What is wrong with me thinking I was gonna get that job? Get real. What the hell you waiting around for? Just to be humiliated. You like that. Being humiliated. You...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (2): 42–51.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of prison volunteers, the Shakespearean acting troupe, the inmate news- paper, the technology lab, and business incubator. They live in extraordinary confinement, allowed out of their cells only every few days, one at a time to shower, or in gang-aligned groups to exercise. The tennis-court- sized...
Journal Articles
Boom (2013) 3 (1): 17–33.
Published: 01 May 2013
... site of organized pilgrimage events by Japanese Americans with personal connections to it and as such, serves as the epicenter for a virtual community of interested persons. This paper investigates the camp’s continued legacy by examining its effect on community development, what remains physically...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (1): 12–23.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA. Ecoscore, 1962. Lawrence Halprin & Associates. Tom Curtis, delineator. Marker, Ecoscore, 1962. Lawrence Halprin & Associates. Tom Curtis, delineator. Marker, ink, and pencil on paper. COURTESY LAWRENCE HALPRIN COLLECTION, THE ARCHITECTURAL ARCHIVES, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA...
Journal Articles
Boom (2016) 6 (1): 76–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
... communities, including ones in Carson, Eagle Rock, Panorama City, and West Covina. You might still see a jeepney on the streets of Historic Filipinotown. At Christmas, you might see the paper star lanterns called paro´ls in the neighborhood, which is still home to an assortment of Filipino organizations...
Journal Articles
Boom (2012) 2 (4): 27–43.
Published: 01 December 2012
... reflected trends in law, shaped debates over juvenile delinquency, and amplified distinctions between legal censorship and public censuring. This paper situates the Howl prosecution amid the regulation of comics, rock music, motion pictures, narcotics in postwar America, to tell a story about California...
Journal Articles
Boom (2012) 2 (3): 25–44.
Published: 01 October 2012
..., archaeological sites, military training exercises, and other natural and cultural resources and land uses. This paper explores the current debate over renewable energy in the Mojave in the context of the region’s broader environmental history. What do Californians want from the Mojave Desert? We conclude that...
Journal Articles
Boom (2015) 5 (4): 78–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., and then went out from here in a quasi-religious fashion inasmuch as acid has been taken in com- munities seeking to enjoy its religious benefits, inducing religious experience, and affirming religious sensibilities. The art on the blotter paper was created by the psychedelic artist Alex Grey, whose...
Journal Articles
Boom (2015) 5 (3): 46–55.
Published: 01 September 2015
... paper. Yoshimoto painted Biodiversity #25 in two versions: oil and watercolor. The lighter and brighter hues of the watercolor version reproduced here playfully evoke the different scales of marine life. Small circular areas surrounded by dots and light shading might be colonies of tiny, plankton-like...