Edensor, Timothy J. (2011) Vernacular workplace culture : the ghosts of collectivity haunt the future. ISSN 1447-0810Full text not available from this repository.
This is an essay and a collection of photographs of British industrial ruins taken between 2002 and 2004 that features fragments of a vanished industrial workplace, replete with its modes of conviviality, having fun and sharing enthusiasms. The photographs hint at a working class culture that is rapidly disappearing in the UK, but they cannot capture it. Yet they offer images for conjecture about a recent past, with its traces of collectivity, humour and solidarity that haunts a potentially more dystopian future, and aim to honour a history that is in danger of being marginalised.
|Additional Information:||Full text of this article is available at http://www.borderlands.net.au/vol10no2_2011/edensor_vernacular.pdf|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Faculty of Science and Engineering > Department of Environmental and Geographical Sciences|
|Date Deposited:||06 Jan 2012 16:15|
|Last Modified:||01 Sep 2016 14:03|
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