Hans Gerwitz

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Galileo vs. the League of Pigeons


It is common knowledge that in 1633 that Galileo was tried for heresy by the Church. Also well known is the subject area — he had just published Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, espousing a Copernican view of Earth's motion, contrary to contemporary interpretation of scripture.


Zwartgeschminkte

The Dutch wear blackface in imitation of winter storms, or ravens, or Moorish servents, or chimney soot.


The Wild Hunt is a legend too old to date. Generally, it explains the winter storms of northern Europe as a hunting party of gods, led by Woden. As the fearsome group traverses the sky and land, they gather the souls of the deceased…


Digital Society

Our struggle with wielding technology’s power is not new.


What about advertising’s role in financing such a project?

Galileo vs. the League of Pigeons


It is common knowledge that in 1633 that Galileo was tried for heresy by the Church. Also well known is the subject area — he had just published Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, espousing a Copernican view of Earth's motion, contrary to contemporary interpretation of scripture.