The latest edition of Architectural Design has two articles of interest for Olympics scholars. Hattie Hartman takes us through the Olympic developments in Stratford just in time for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, article found here. And David Littlefield reflects on the built legacy from London’s hosting of the Olympic Games in 1908 in his article “White City: The Art of Erasure and Forgetting the Olympic Games”, which can be found here.
Useful LinksThe IOC Olympic Studies Centre has launched its 2012 Postgraduate Research Grant Programme for young researchers engaged in studying the impact of the Olympic Games on contemporary society and culture. Find out more
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Spectacle has been documenting the effects and legacy claims of the London Olympics on East London. Find out more