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A seven member committee evaluated 20 proposals in a competitive bidding process, eventually giving the Texas company the top cumulative score among six finalists across a range of attributes from creativity to value. Vendor Inc. which has handled clients like Southwest Airlines, Nike, Wal Mart Stores and BMW also had the lowest retainer fee among the finalists.”It allows us to put more money into placing the ads,” Tourism Secretary Monique Jacobson told the Journal.
In 2002/3 david roze’a appreciation of art meant that he began collecting sport shoes (sneakers), having realised their importance in his cultural environment. Some brands had started working together with international artists, arousing considerable interest among lovers of sneakers. The shoes took on an artistic value of their own.
“THE HELP” Makes You ReflectI JUST FINISHED WATCHING THE NEW MOVIE “THE HELP”, (which was 2 1/2 years ago now that I just got back from see 12 Years a Slave, see below) starring Bryce Dallas Howard and Viola Davis in a 1942 Productions and Dreamworks project based on a novel by the same name written by Katheryn Stockett. For those few who may not be aware, it is about the real life black maids and nannies set in racist Jackson, MS around the period 1960 to 1964; just before the beginning of the civil rights movement. The plot has the daughter of one well off family gets back from college intent on becoming a journalist.
The New Testament didn’t just descend from the skies onto newsstands the morning after Jesus ascended up to heaven. The 27 books in modern Christian Bibles weren’t declared official until over 300 years after Jesus walked the earth. By that time, thousands of sayings and stories about Jesus’ life had to be left on the cutting room floor.
Item Type:ArticleItem Status:Live ArchiveAbstractAs part of a roundtable response to Peter Andersson’s article ‘How Civilized Were the Victorians’, this paper argues that material culture studies can help us to articulate new historical narratives about the Victorian period. Post structuralism helped to privilege linguistic representation to the detriment of direct analysis of material culture while approaches aligned to archaeology and anthropology enable us to rediscover the significance of physical matter and those who shaped it. The opportunities for learning how to study material culture are limited but could be enhanced through the heritage sector.