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Imagining Transit: Race, Gender, and Transportation Politics in Los Angeles

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Using an analysis of the history of Los Angeles's streetcar and highway systems, Sikivu Hutchinson argues that the cultural geography of transportation has had a compelling influence upon the construction of race, gender, and urban subjectivity in the postmodern city. She highlights the influence of American anti-urbanism upon visions of the city during the Great Migration ...more
Paperback, 227 pages
Published February 21st 2003 by Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften (first published February 2003)
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Sikivu Hutchinson is Amazing i took all of her class's at CalArts... if you can get your hands on this book you should read it. I also recommend reading her articles “Billions for War, Cuts for Schools”
“Black on Black Crime”.
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Sikivu Hutchinson is the author of Imagining Transit: Race, Gender and Transportation Politics in Los Angeles; Moral Combat: Black Atheists, Gender Politics and the Values Wars; and Godless Americana: Race and Religious Rebels.
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