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Ewalt, Joshua P. 2019. Visibility and order at the Salt Lake City Main Public Library: commonplaces, deviant publics, and the rhetorical criticism of neoliberalism’s geographies. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies 48 (2) : 103–121.
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This paper assays the Salt Lake City Main Public Library (SLCMPL) through archival work, textual analysis, and field methods. It argues the SLCMPL materializes a neoliberal orientation to commonplaces through a dual emphasis on order and visibility.