Monday, August 19, 2019

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Ryan Knighton lives in Vancouver, teaches at a college in North Vancouver, and peers at the world with a strange but distinctive focus. He just signed a whopping book contract based on a series of pieces that appeared on this site, and his publisher made us erase them.

On Learning To Cruise

By Ryan Knighton / 2001 October 30
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Ryan Knighton continues his troubled romance with the automobile

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From Melville to Hamill

By Ryan Knighton / 2001 October 1
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Ryan Knighton continues his investigation of the automobile

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A NOTE ON TRAUMA, NYC AND NORTH VANCOUVER STUDENTS

By Ryan Knighton / 2001 September 13
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Ryan Knighton takes apart the media uses of "trauma" after September 12th.

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WRITING KITT

By Ryan Knighton / 2001 August 22
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Ryan Knighton Remembers the ecstacies of watching Knight Rider and its sentient Trans-Am.

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JESUS BUILT MY HOTROD

By Ryan Knighton / 2001 August 10
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Ryan Knighton offers the first of three pieces from an extended meditation on the impacts of the auto industry he’s calling, Clutch

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