Publications

Forthcoming:

‘Why Architects Should Read Pulp Science-Fiction, Now!’ in Imagining and Making the World: Reconsidering Architecture and Utopia - Volume 2, Ed. Coleman, N., Ralahine Utopian Studies
‘City Limits: Boundary Conditions and the Building-Cities of Science Fiction’, Open Library of the Humanities – Special Issue Series:Imaginaries of the Future
‘Science Fiction Aesthetics’, Drawing Matter ‘Line of Enquiry’, from Fantasy in Reality, at the Courtauld Institute of Art
‘Building Imaginary Worlds: An Invitation to Construct’, Continent
Butt, A. and Roberts, D. ‘Narrative Arcs’ in Regeneration Stories, Eds. Duman, A. and Hancox, D.

Published:

Editorial: On Concrete Utopias 

(2017) Concrete Utopias: An Education in Desire, Eds. Butt, A & Coleman, N., Imaginaries of the Future

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Vicarious Vertigo: The Emotional Experience of Height in the Science Fiction City

(2017) Emotion, Space and Society – Special Issue: ‘Vertigo in the City’

 

‘Reflections on Dystopia Now'

(2017) Centre for Contemporary Literature Birkbeck Blog, June 4, covering work as presented in: 'Aerial Perspective: Estrangement and Vertical Urbanism', Dystopia NowBirkbeck Centre for Contemporary Literature

Between the Image and the Building: An Architectural Tour of High-Rise’

(2016) Critical Quarterly, Volume 58, Issue 1, pp. 76–83

‘Ritterman Pocket User Guide’

(2016) bpr architects

‘Control Towers: Life and Limitations in The World Inside’

(2015) Low-Res: Architectural theory, Politics and Criticism, Pilot Issue ‘High-Rise’, pp. 134-144

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‘City Limits: Social Structures in the Building-Cities of Science Fiction’

(2015) Vertigo in the City: Conversations between the Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Eds. Deriu, D. and Kane, J. 

‘The Possibility of Failure: Chasing Utopia’

Butt, A. and Knox-Williams, C., (2015) Alter Periodical, Spring 2015, Volume 2

Utopographies: Evaluation, Consensus and Location

Belli, J., Brady, F., Butt, A., Coleman, N., Carlyle, A., Desseault, A., Doing, K., Dorrian, E., Jukes, H., Knox-Williams, C., Oosthuizen, M., Regina, B., Kobata, K., Niitsu, A., Smith, D., Stock, A., and Tarka, S.,  (2014) Critical Practice, University of the Arts London

 

‘Utopographies: Evaluation, Consensus and Location: Experts From Beyond (A Script) FYP-PS-06’

Dorrian, E., Contributors: Butt, A., Cummings, N., Dorrian, E., Knox-Williams, C., and Smith, D., (2014) Five Years Publication, Public Series no. 6

 

‘Building Brave New Worlds: The Architecture of Sci-fi Movies'

Ramchurn, R. (2014) Architects’ Journal, December 3, covering work as presented in: 'Block Capitals: From the High-Rise to the Vertical City', Building Brave New Worlds: The Architecture of Sci-fi Movies, British Film Institute and Design Council, BFI

‘The View from Below: 'Tower Cities' of Science Fiction as a critique of the High-Rise’

(2010) PG Diploma Architecture - Dissertation