Handling Replacement: Tending to a local library and repair centre

Valeria Graziano, Kim Trogal

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    This article offers a perspective on the intersecting realities of scarcity and austerity in the UK today. It is the site of two infrastructures: the first, an existing public library now transferred to a social enterprise and the second, an infrastructure for the processing of used household goods.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication Critical Care
    Subtitle of host publicationArchitecture and Urbanism for a Broken Planet
    EditorsAngelika Fitz, Elke Krasny, Architekturzentrum Wien
    PublisherMIT Press
    Number of pages9
    ISBN (Print)9780262536837
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2019


    • Repair
    • Library
    • Austerity
    • Postwork
    • Circular Economy
    • Community-led
    • volunteer labour
    • Care
    • Architecture

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
    • Cultural Studies
    • Architecture
    • Sociology and Political Science


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