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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

. 26 Through the use of these innovative “clean” vehicles, whiteness became linked with new technology, speed, and industrial modernization. According to Geoff Zylstra, “The measure of control that streetcar companies and conductors exerted over the

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Carlos López Galviz

might be the next stage, which the London Transport Museum, as one of the best transport and mobility museums in the world, is well-placed to explore. Notes 1 “Reinventing the Train: Ideas Coming Down the Track,” The Economist , Technology Quarterly, 1

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Imagining Futures of Energy

Views from Central Asia

Markus S. Schulz

of Future, a multimedia, interactive exhibition on the different types of energy (kinetic, water, wind, biomass, sun, and space), from prehistoric uses to emerging technologies and space travel. The mode of display was that of infotainment

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Theorizing Mobility Transitions

An Interdisciplinary Conversation

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller

technologies, infrastructures, societies, and economies (i.e., the present day) that bases its ability to function on carbon-intensive materialities. There is an acknowledgment among policy makers, activists, and some private-sector stakeholders that the carbon

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Malini Sur

metropolitan India, and has the second highest air pollution level. 2 By 2017, traffic regulations prohibited cycling on seventy city roads. In Everyday Technologies , the historian David Arnold has importantly underscored how the bicycle came to be locally

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Michael K. Bess, David Lipset, Kudzai Matereke, Stève Bernardin, Katharine Bartsch, Harry Oosterhuis, Samuel Müller, Frank Schipper, Benjamin D’Harlingue, and Katherine Roeder

flow” of communication through social media and technology, transnationalism, tourism, and global capital, to name a few, movement rather than boundaries has become a central theoretical and empirical problem in the historical moment. Keywords of

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Ghana ThinkTank

Black Lives Matter Guerrilla Street Signs

Christopher Robbins, Maria del Carmen Montoya, and John Ewing

Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany; New Museum Festival of Ideas; the Foundation for Art and Technology, Liverpool, UK; and Eyebeam Center, New York. The Ghana ThinkTank was awarded a Creative Capital Grant in 2013, and was an invited speaker at the 2014

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Georgine Clarsen and Gijs Mom

. Their essay works toward fashioning a language for the multiplicity of sensorial capacities and experiences brought into play by the material characteristics of technologies of mobility. The two articles, which bring together historical scrutiny, thick

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Eirini Kasioumi, Anna Plyushteva, Talya Zemach-Bersin, Kathleen F. Oswald, Molly Sauter, Alexandra Ganser, Mustafa Ahmed Khan, Natasha Raheja, Harry Oosterhuis, and Benjamin Fraser

Persuasively Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder, Communicating Mobility and Technology: A Material Rhetoric for Persuasive Transportation (London: Routledge, 2017), 178 pp., 19 illustrations, $149.95 (hardback), $54.95 (ebook) Suggesting that the current internal

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Beth Gutelius, Janet Gibson, Dhan Zunino Singh, Steven J. Gold, Alexandra Portmann, Peter Cox, Rudi Volti, Adrian Drummond-Cole, and Steven D. Spalding

together the goods movement system, including ocean shipping, rail, and truck transport. Heins suggests that the rise of the shipping container is a story not of the invention of an innovative technology (containers are, after all, simply steel boxes) but