Sunday, October 10, 2010

Banksy Guest Directs Opening Titles Sequence of the Simpsons | via BoingBoing.net



Amazon.com and the Arcane Field of Library Science

For god knows what reason, there has been a run on Tex[t]-Mex tonight at Amazon.com--here are the latest stats as of 8:50pm here on the West Coast:


What I love is my book's new designation as a bestseller in African-American studies!  Accurate or not, I take this to be some acknowledgement on the part of the karmic gods that my efforts at conjuring an ethnic studies tract that was sensitive to all kinds of flavors of "Americans" (and their construction in US Mass Culture) have been somewhat successful.   

You can click here to see the stats cited above.


Tijuana Freak Film Festival! Coming October 29, 2010



more info here: https://www.facebook.com/freakfilmfestival.tijuana

New Amazon Illustration for Tex[t]-Mex | Click the image and then scroll over Charlton Heston and Janet Leigh on the Amazon Page for a Bonus

Another Curious Chapter in the History of Ethnic Representation in American Mass Culture, Chinese Edition

More Mextasy Signage Adaptations!