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Weird city : sense of place and creative resistance in Austin, Texas

Author: Joshua Long
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Austin, Texas, 'Keep Austin Weird' originated in 2000 as a grassroots expression of place attachment and anti-commercialization. By using 'Keep Austin Weird' as a central focus, this title  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Long, Joshua, 1979-
Weird city.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010
(OCoLC)747305660
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua Long
ISBN: 9780292722064 0292722060 0292722419 9780292722415
OCLC Number: 461895867
Description: viii, 207 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Why weird? --
A little background music --
Austin emerging --
Aliens, affluence, and abnormality --
Keeping it weird --
Sense of place, conflict, and creative resistance --
Postscript: for the theoretically inclined.
Responsibility: Joshua Long.
Local System Bib Number:
388323
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