A PASSION THAT GOES BEYOND SENSE OR REASON

Since this PhD o’ mine is rapidly becoming an exercise in skirting around the question What Makes Good Stuff Good, today I bring you a BBC film by architecture critic Reyner Banham (second only in my heart to Osbert Lancaster), from a time when the future still looked appealing.

http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docid=1524953392810656786&hl=en&fs=true