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When New York Ruled the Universe: 50 Years Later, Revisiting the Dreamscape of the 1964-65 World's Fair

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.18.2014 | New York
Peter Mandel

To try and reach back there, I'm going straight to the source. Not to new books like Joseph Tirella's Tomorrow-Land, but to a dust-blanketed old one. It's one that's been wedged in the back of my shelf since the summer of 1964: The Official Guide to the New York World's Fair.

Kickstarter Aims To Photograph Every World's Fair Site

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 07.21.2013 | Arts

Montreal 1967 World’s Fair, “Man and His World,” Buckminster Fuller’s Geodesic Dome With Solar Experimental House, 2012. Image © Jade Dosko...

The Abandoned Ruins Of World's Fairs

Posted 03.02.2013 | Arts

Ives Maes searched the globe looking for the long-lost ruins of World's Fairs. With camera in hand, the Belgian artist roamed from Moscow to Paris to ...

China in 2010: A 13-Link Retrospective

Jeffrey Wasserstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jeffrey Wasserstrom

In an effort to place China's 2010 into perspective, I've decided to eschew a list of books or a summary of headlines in favor of a link-per-month round-up of short pieces from last year.