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The Cinematic Landscape of the Empress Theatre

Oriental Interiors: Design, Identity, Space

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book Chapter

...A promenade in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (NDG) Park, Montreal reveals an unexpected building across Sherbrooke Street West: the Egyptian-inspired Empress Theatre. Mirage or reality? The movie theater is resolutely distinct from the surrounding...

The Fate of Juvenile Austrian-Jewish Refugees after the ‘Anschluss’ of 1938

The Young Victims of the Nazi Regime : Migration, the Holocaust and Postwar Displacement

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...Following Austria's ‘Anschluss’ in 1938, massive repressions against the Jewish population began. The racial Nuremberg Laws affected three per cent of the total population and within three years, two-thirds of the Austrian-Jewish population...

Canada: A False Consensus?

Immigrant Entrepreneurs : Venturing Abroad in the Age of Globalization

Bloomsbury Academic, 2003

Book Chapter

...Introduction As the long post-war boom ended, commentators in Canada, as in other Western countries, began to notice two trends that surprised them. First, contrary to the expectation that large corporations would continue to capture ever...

Community

A Cultural History of Childhood and Family in the Modern Age Volume 6

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Cultural History Chapter

...A critical development for children and youth in the twentieth century has been the ten-fold increase in the world’s urban population.Satterthwaite 2005: 1. After 1900, Europe, North America, and Oceania experienced the fastest urban...

Institutional Frameworks: Theatre, State, and Market in Modern Urban Performance

A Cultural History of Theatre in the Modern Age Volume 6

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Cultural History Chapter

...I wish to thank Franco Boni and Tiana Roebuck at The Theatre Centre for their assistance in the preparation of this chapter.In 2013, new hoardings were installed outside a construction site on Queen Street West in Toronto, Canada’s largest...