Country Road Mobiles

is my latest blog entry on Places, phones and mobilities

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http://ptomasw.wordpress.com/2009/07/27/country-road-mobiles/

 

"Cell phones are certainly nothing new to the village where I like to spend my summers. However this is the first year that I notice them as a sound feature of the rural landscape.

 

Working in the garden, I hear the loud voice of a woman from afar. It is definitely not a conversation involving two people walking. I distinctly recognize it as one side of a telephone talk. The woman is cycling up the hill, so there is a...