Courtney Eldridge

Category Archives: Research Materials

Temporary Autonomous Zones

Note: I’d seen some of Ariel Schlesinger’s work on YouTube, and I’d always had “Fire Horn” in mind for Pussy Galore Octave, but then, yesterday, I came across some new material, a new site, VVANK, where I found this:
Train Hopping and Reverse Engineering

My first encounter with train hopping occurred at the age of 16, when [...]

“The magic of enchantment exists in transformation.”

“Fire Horn,” by Ariel Schlesinger

Anarchy in the USA: Preview

Top, Artist Unknown; Bottom, The Skullset. Thea’s tattoo-scar changes shape on the night of her sixteenth birthday, June 14, 2009, and this is what I’m thinking.

Homework Assignment: Punk Pin Montage

First image, Unknown; Second Image, Arvida Byström; Third image, Unknown; Fourth Image, Girl on Fire. This is going somewhere, trust me. I just don’t know where yet.


Left, Matt Caplin; Right, Majo

“The Saviour of A Damsel”

Another film I really want to see is Billy the Kid, the documentary directed by Jennifer Venditti, with a music score by Christian Zucconi. Thank you again, Bentley.

Narrative Shorts

KT Auleta shot Runaround in Oswego, New York, a small town, upstate, and the film’s about a fifteen-year-old girl and her two best friends. I haven’t seen the film, but I’ll look for it in December, when I return to the States.

Cassette Closets

Top, eveningtweed.com; Center, Patrick Schuur; Bottom, Sami Havia. Trying to track down IAAFOTS, I came across the Audio Porn Central site, where I found the Schuur and Havia images.

“Can I Call You ‘Daddy,’ Grandpa?”

Umit Benan

Expert Opinion & Imagery

All images are courtesy of Moni Haworth. As you can see, I had a very hard time editing (is five too many?), and obviously the woman knows cars. So I’m hoping she’ll weigh in with a car vote of her own.