Why we love 'interruption': Urban ruins, food trucks and the cult of decay

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Abstract / Description of output

A chapter that challenges both academic assumptions about urban decline, and the concept of 'interruption' itself. It points up a disjunction between urban studies literature and political reality.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCities Interrupted
Subtitle of host publicationVisual Culture and Urban Space
EditorsChristoph Lindner, Shirley Jordan
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherBloomsbury Academic
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781474224437, 9781474224444
ISBN (Print)9781474224420, 9781474224413
Publication statusPublished - 25 Feb 2016

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • art
  • visual culture
  • city
  • architecture


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