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|The Dialectic of Taste:|
The Rise and Fall of Tuscanization and Other Crises in the Aesthetic Economy
New York: Palgrave, 2015
anticipated release August, 2015
The Dialectic of Taste charts a new course in critical social theory and cultural studies by re-conceptualizing the way we understand value, work and the quest for the good life.
|Taste After Taste:
On the Aesthetic Invitation of Wine
Cultural Studies, Critical Theory
University of California Davis, 2010.
Examines the place of taste in consumer society through an ethnographic and historic study of wine culture.
a world trade center collage
Lowell, MA: Bootstrap Press, 2005.
The last book of the twentieth century.
"...a far reaching, dazzling
online peer-reviewed journal
and the documentary experience...
Critical Studies in Food and Culture
Employee Entrances and
In: Visualizing the City.
Edited by Alan Marcus, Dietrich Neumann.
London: Routledge, 2007.
Portals to metropolis:
19th-century guidebooks and the assemblage of urban experience
Buffalo: notebook on my return
In Captured by the City: Perspectives in Urban Culture Studies. Edited by Blagovesta Momchedjikova. Cambridge Scholars Press. 2013.