An occasional Newsletter from Preserved Stories.

Erving Goffman was known as a bright, acerbic sociologist who enjoyed gambling, the theatre, and Monty Python

Erving Goffman was impressed with Johan Huizinga’s study of the play-elements in culture

SORE (Save Our Rand Estate) reports on July 14, 2021 public meeting in Niagara on the Lake

What gave rise to the ‘modern movement’ in architecture? Was it the European Industrial Revolution or the 1918 pandemic?

Parliament Oak plan ‘outrageous,’ incompatible with Old Town, residents say: July 7, 2021 Niagara Now

As Erving Goffman has noted, what goes on in gambling establishments and risk-taking situations in general is worth close study

Parties file expert reports in Marotta Conservation Review Board challenge in Niagara on the Lake

Marotta subdivision in Niagara on the Lake would be two or three times as dense as most adjacent neighbourhoods: June 28, 2021 post at SORE website