actionist

actionist

(ˈækʃənɪst)
n
1. a person who is bent on (spoken) action
2. obsolete a shareholder
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Drawing upon this excerpt, women's agency was demonstrated by a powerful collective actionist event, outside Pine Gap, shrouded by brave anti-war protests.
In the late 1960s, the Actionist outsider valie export had performed, as part of her confrontational "expanded cinema," public interventions that, with an attitude of barbed sexual congeniality, literalized film's voyeuristic promise to serve up the female form.
In the speeches of their leaders, from actionist Ferruccio Parri to monarchist Luigi Einaudi, Risorgimento's moral legacy turned into a rhetorical call for action.
That is, it reveals the way a captured, dynamic arrangement tells a story that exceeds our readerly expectations for certain narratives as belonging purely to a Western ideal of situated activity, like activism or actionist social bodies.
That quality is largely absent in the work of the men who composed the Actionist phalanx, or at least it is suppressed, and when present it is generally willed and aggressive rather than genuinely playful.
Drawing inspiration from the frontispiece to Arlequyn Actionist (1720), Gillray turns Pitt's paper money into excrement in Midas, Transmuting all into Gold Paper (fig.
Both the socialist Gaetano Salvemini, and the actionist Guido Dorso regarded the meridionalismo phenomenon from the perspective of regional autonomy, considering the principle of self-governance as a solution to the underdevelopment of South Italy.
The conclusion of Sweet Movie, for example, juxtaposes the extreme bodily explorations of an Actionist commune with a television ad where Miss Canada writhes naked in a pool of melted chocolate.
The Catholic actionist idea of reorganising politics along vocational lines was applied to Seanad Eireann, the Irish upper house, in 1938, and the government established a Commission on Vocational Organisation to consider its general application.
Understanding why workers engage in rude behaviors: A social inter actionist perspective.
Your actionist scoreboard and badges can be downloaded and printed out from www.acfonline.org.au/earthkids, so you don't have to cut up mum and dad's copy of habitat!