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Covington Branch 818.54 G4515d 2012 (Text) 33126017174750 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 039915843X (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780399158438 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 258 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: African thumb piano -- Rocket radio -- Since 1948 -- Any 'mount of world -- The baddest dude on Earth -- Talk for Book Expo, New York -- Dead man sings -- Up the line -- Disneyland with the death penalty -- Mr. Buk's window -- Shiny balls of mud : Hikaru Dorodango and Tokyu hands -- An invitation -- Metrophagy : the art and science of digesting great cities -- Modern boys and mobile girls -- My obsession -- My own private Tokyo -- The road to Oceania -- Skip Spence's jeans -- Terminal city -- Introduction : "The body" -- The Net is a waste of time -- Time machine Cuba -- Will we have computer chips in our heads? -- William Gibson's filmless festival -- Johnny : notes on a process -- Googling the cyborg.
Summary, etc.: Known primarily as a novelist, Gibson has, over thirty years, been approached by different publication to share his insights into contemporary culture. The resulting essays are collected here for the first time.
Subject: Popular culture
Canadian essays

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