Posted on 27th April 2011

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Gravity’s Volkswagen

There has always a kind of inverse correlation between the visual eccentricities of the Volkswagen Beetle and its enduring place in certain histories of the twentieth century—an incongruence between its bizarre shape and the profound individuals that have fashioned that shape over time. In Gravity’s Volkswagen, Nicholson goes to great length to remind us of…