Submitted by Myriam Mahiques

The potato as an analogy for dwellings

Architecture News - May 22, 2010 - 22:29   4079 views

This “damned root” (as Willliam Cobbett said in his articles) pulled the Irishman out of civilization and back down into the earth, gradually muddying the distinctions between man and beast, even man and root. Read his description of a potato eater´s hut.