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Ingrid D. Rowland: A Short Tale of Skyscrapers

“The phallic nature of towers has never been subject to much doubt. Medieval Italian cities bristled with them, each one symbolizing, with what the Greek poet Pindar called (in another phallic context) ‘upright hubris.’”

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Cave Paintings and Cosmic Eggs
On Flora
On Old New York
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