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JAE 77:2 Fall 2023


October 11, 2023
Theme Editors
Ersela Kripa
Texas Tech University - El Paso
El Paso, TX
Francesco Marullo
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Stephen Mueller
Texas Tech University
October 11, 2023
Current and Past Issues
Go Back
There Is No Distance Between Ourselves and Our Deserts
Nora Wendl
Ersela Kripa, Francesco Marullo, & Stephen Mueller
Othered Imaginaries
Cactus Obsession
Ivan L. Munuera
Visualizing the Desert: Karl S. Twitchell and the Environmental Imaginaries of the Saudi Arabian Desert, 1936-48
Dalal Musaed Alsayer
The Desert Has Everything: Episodes in Praise of Dryness
Faysal Tabbarah
Tactical Landscapes: Abstractions and Power Practices
Yousef Awaad Hussein, Asaiel Al Saeed, Saphiya Abu Al-Maati & Aseel AlYaqoub
Proxied Imaginaries
Desert Dreams and Techno-Utopian Nightmares: The Complex History of California City and the Colonial Gaze Towards the Desert
Ezgi İşbilen
Model Desert, Sandbox Monument
Tamar Zinguer
Tracking Across the American Desert: Filmic Translations of American Landscapes to the Helmand Valley and Back
Andy Lee
Man Made: DuPont and Desert Development in Iran, 1974-79
Gabrielle Printz
In Conversation with Brahim El Guabli
Ersela Kripa, Francesco Marullo & Stephen Mueller
Edible Imaginaries
The Desert We Eat
Montserrat Bonvehi Rosich & Seth Denizen
Conquest(s) of the Desert
Dante Furioso
Food Desert: Feeding the Regional Economic Imaginary
Patty Heyda
In Conversation with Menna Agha
Ersela Kripa, Francesco Marullo & Stephen Mueller
Recorded Imaginaries
Repertoire as Infrastructure for Architectural Historiographical Crafts in the Sahrawi Refugee Camps
Julien Lafontaine Carboni
Desert Depths: Multivalent Architectural Narratives of Belonging in the Negev/Naqab Desert
Piper Bernbaum & Zach Colbert
Dry Matters: Speculations for an Arid Future
Danika Cooper
In Conversation with Gonzalo Pimentel
Ersela Kripa, Francesco Marullo & Stephen Mueller
Inhabited Imaginaries
Displacements of Mohammed Abdalah During His Life: Transformations of Western Sahara after the Spanish Colony
Alvaro Velasco Perez
Mirages of Emptiness in Samburu, North Central Kenya
Brendan O’Neill & Samantha L. Martin
The Sheikh’s Castle: Architecture as Control in Jordan’s Southern Desert
Margaret Freeman
In Conversation with Salima Naji
Ersela Kripa, Francesco Marullo & Stephen Mueller