Cool Cars, High Art : The Rise of Kustom Kulture

Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2002-02-01
Publisher(s): Univ Pr of Mississippi
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A revved-up cruise through a world where chopped Mercs and slammed Chevies are works of art

Author Biography

John DeWitt is an associate professor of English and the acting director of the liberal arts program at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii
Introduction ix
Prologue xvi
The Invention of Kustom Kulture
Making Art Out of Cars
Blue-Collar Modernism
The Golden Age of Customs
Back to the Future
Afterword 149(2)
Sources 151(4)
Index 155(4)
Plates 159

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