Saturday, March 06, 2010
I am going to have to track down Peter Carlsen and MindSign Neuromarketing for my Eyegiene project; very cool (and deliciously sinister for Orwell-channeling types!). Kudos to Scott Brown @ Wired Magazine for bringing this to my eyes.
Friday, March 05, 2010
Just a quick thank you to Amazon lurkers and shoppers who have helped bring Tex[t]-Mex back up the ranks!
Thursday, March 04, 2010
Another chapter in the history of racialized representation in the Americas; from a new Heritage Auctions posting here.
Labels: african american representation, Eyegiene: Permutations of Subjectivity in the Televisual Age of Sex and Race, race
Wednesday, March 03, 2010
Pappy's Golden Age Blog features a story today by Robert Bellum and Adolphe Barreaux from the the 40s featuring Mexican-impersonating Japanese thugs! A festival of ethno-intrigue for cultural studies mavens and American Studies fetishists! It's the second comic story in the posting so be sure to scroll down...
Tuesday, March 02, 2010
Monday, March 01, 2010
A new Rita Hayworth auction poster from Heritage--I am joking about Glenn Ford but the convergence of semiotics, physiognomy, race, and ethnicity in this poster is bracing!