November 2007 : Special TT Centenary Issue

Geoff Crowther and Suzanne Ferriss


Simon Vaukins
The Isle of Man TT Races: Politics, Economics and National Identity

James J. Ward
The Flying “M” on the IOM: The Matchless Name and the Tourist Trophy Races

Sasha Disko
The Image of the “Tourist Trophy” and British Motorcycling in the Weimar Republic

Charles Lamb
New Zealand and the Isle of Man TT: A History of Kiwi Involvement and Public Perceptions of an Iconic Event

Kris Slawinski
The Isle of Goose TT: T-T-Licious!

Geoff Crowther
Embodied Experiences of Motorcycling at the Isle of Man TT Races

Guest Column

Michelle Ann Duff
Do You Believe in Fairies?

Roundtable: The TT and the Future of Road Racing

Paul Phillips, Neil Tuxworth, Mick Duckworth

Book Review

Katherine Sutherland
Writing Man (review of Mark Gardiner’s Riding Man)

Mark Gardiner
Excerpt from Riding Man

Notes on Contributors

Author Biographies
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the authors who have contributed to IJMS past and present.