Rudy Koshar paper

Just found an essential article for anyone thinking of writing any scholarly work on cars: Koshar, R. (2001). “On the History of the Automobile in Everyday Life.” Contemporary European History 10(1): 143-154. It is a review article and it does a pretty bloody good job of introducing the scholarship on the history of the automobile […]

The Subcultural Event

Mel Gregg posted a call for papers to the CSAA list for the next antiTHESIS conference and journal volume. The conference is on: “The Event, Culture and Contingency” From the possible themes, my paper will relate to these: – Hype, spectacle and the production of pseudo-events – Complexity, contingency, causality, creativity – Anticipation, expectation, hindsight […]