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Future Tense

“Keep Frankenfish off my Dish!” a protester’s sign read. Another, adorned with six red hearts, suggested that “real people love real salmon.” A …

Vertical Seminar in the Humanities gives professors, students new analysis tools | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis

Technology is revolutionizing more than just how we shop, communicate and entertain ourselves. It is also changing how humanists analyze texts in a …

Defining Digital Humanities

The top ideas and practices that begin to describe DH. (Version 2.0)<p>The Digital Humanities remediates art(ifacts) through a digital lens. DH stands …

Eisenhower memorial moving ahead, despite family’s objections | McClatchy Washington Bureau

The design for a memorial to former President Dwight D. Eisenhower, more than 10 years in the planning, has so divided supporters and critics that …

Panel OKs revisions to Eisenhower memorial designs

A long-delayed memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower proposed to be built just off the National Mall took a key step forward Wednesday, when a …

Gehry's Memorial Design Finally Gets Approval

Is the tug-of-war between <b>Frank Gehry</b> and the opponents of his <b>Eisenhower Memorial</b> design finally over? A federal commission unanimously approved the newest Gehry design for the Memorial after he presented his editions. Those changes include the addition of a bronze and stone backdrop of the landing …

Panel sticks with Gehry's memorial to Ike

The commission handling the design and construction of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial on Wednesday largely ignored recent criticism of the …

The Eisenhower Family’s Unsuccessful Appeal to the Eisenhower Memorial Commission

What a sad and unworthy place we have come to on the Eisenhower Memorial! Yesterday, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission convened a public …

Zenos Frudakis

Frank Gehry refines Eisenhower Memorial design - Washington Business Journal

Architect Frank Gehry has made more changes to his Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial design, WTOP reported.<p>Additional stone or bronze carvings depicting …

Eisenhower wird mit Memorial in Washington geehrt

Nach jahrelangen Auseinandersetzungen wurde nun der Bau des Denkmals für Dwight D. Eisenhower beschlossen. Wegen Protesten der Familie hat Architekt …

Weltnachrichten

Eisenhower Memorial Commission Approves Gehry's Design Over Objections From Ike's Family

<i>By Julia Langley</i><p>The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission voted unanimously to approve Frank Gehry’s controversial design for a memorial to the …

Ike's kin slams 'sad...sorry' Eisenhower memorial, suggests sexism in vote to build

Susan Eisenhower, granddaughter of Ike, on Thursday assailed a Washington commission's unanimous vote to build a $100 million memorial to the former …

Military-Industrial Complex | New, Improved Eisenhower Memorial

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Poll: Will Eisenhower Memorial Ever Be Completed?

In further proof that the design process for the <b>Eisenhower Memorial</b> "moves like a snail," a House of Representatives subcommittee approved a bill that will reopen the design process to other architects. The current design by <b>Frank Gehry</b> has been panned by members of Congress, other designers and the …

Rescuing the Eisenhower Memorial

On the anniversary of President Eisenhower’s first Inauguration, he went to Fort McNair, which was nearby, to have lunch with some Army pals. His Cabinet, meanwhile, marked the day by presenting him with a gift—a crystal bowl created by Steuben Glass. The bowl (now known as the Eisenhower Cup) was …

Updated Frank Gehry design for Eisenhower memorial approved by commission

By Lonnae O'Neal Parker<p>After 14 years, the last several of which have been marked by criticism from the Eisenhower family and architectural traditionalists, the Eisenhower Memorial Commission voted to move forward with the Frank Gehry-designed memorial to the 34th president.<p>The unanimous vote shows …