Dave Laing
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//Columns

The Mods: A Very British Coup
10 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters debuts our new fashion column. Swinging London’s Mods were at the cutting edge of the fashion world, setting a trend of rebellious dress that altered practically nothing from the standards of contemporary British society.

//Reviews

'Buddy Holly': Bopping Behind the Glasses
18 Aug 2010 // 4:59 PM

Useful but limited, David Laing’s Buddy Holly provides some good basic facts on the life of the icon. I’m just not sure he really got behind the glasses in any meaningful way.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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