Punk Identities, Punk Utopias (Book)
Global Punk and Media
This new volume in the acclaimed Global Punk series extends the critical enquiry to reflect broader social, political and technological concerns impacting punk scenes around the world, with international contributors, ranging through topics from digital technology and new media to gender, ethnicity, identity and representation. 50 b/w photographs.
Matt Grimes is a senior lecturer and researcher in music industries and radio at Birmingham City University’s School of Media.
Russ Bestley is reader in graphic design at London College of Communication.
Mike Dines is a lecturer of music at Middlesex University.
Alastair Gordon is a senior lecturer of media and communication at De Montfort University, Leicester.
Paula Guerra is professor of sociology at the University of Porto.
Russ Bestley, Mike Dines, Matt Grimes and Paula Guerra
- From Belfast with Love: the women and female presenting punks of Northern Ireland and
- The Power of Memory: Gender inequality among the Berlin psychobilly scene
- Trans-Punk: Diy identities and new modes of subjectivity
- Brazilian Riot Grrrls: History, reflections and feminist empowerment in girls
Gabriela Cleveston Gelain and Mike Dines
- Not just Riot Grrrls! Punk rock feminism in the Philippines
6. Not just boys’ fun: Punks, pariah femininities, and challenges to gender hegemony
- Say a spell: Summoning the ghosts of post-punk Melbourne
Donna McRae and Alexia Kannas
- Keeping Japanese punk film (A)LIVE: Shôzin Fukui’s concert-screening hybridity and
Japanese Live House culture
- ‘Back from the Grave’: Retro style and cultural memory in the Tokyo Garage Rock scene
- The punks, the web, local concerns and global appeal: Cultural hybridity in Turkish
Lyndon C. S. Way and Dylan Wallace
- Love at first sip? When Finnish hardcore punk met alcohol
- Punk is punk but by no means punk: definition, genre evasion and the quest for an
authentic voice in contemporary Russia