Fast Forward/Fastback: Trepanier – eBay Motors project car

The Trepanier built, eBay Motors sponsored Ford Mustang project produced a very cool car. What is very interesting about his project is that all parts, including the original car, were purchased through eBay. The networks of enthusiasm that produce and maintain what I call the ‘trading-post economy’ of modified-car culture were explicitly incorporated into eBay’s […]

Philament Conference 15 April

Anyway. I went to the conference yesterday. The Politics and Aesthetics of Refusal. Went out last night. Suffering today. Here is my conference report. As per usual this is entirely my own impression of the day (and night;). I should probably point out at this stage that the day was organised into ‘politics of refusal’ […]

On Blogging: Blogstalk away… eeek!

Yep, so finally got my Blogtalk paper away to the conference organisers today. I am pretty nervous as this is so not my scholarly field of research. Oh well! I probably should have discussed the concept of the event and the ‘time of the event’ a bit better, too. Yep… Let’s see what happens. At […]