For Daniel Punday, Bernard Siegert's historical materialism - a difficult synthesis of historical, literary, and institutional analysis - falls somewhere between Derrida and Foucault. But see also the review in ebr by historian Richard John, who considers Siegert in the line of Walter Ong, Elizabeth Eisenstein, and Harold Innis.
Joseph Tabbi and Gregory Ulmer discuss what intellectual work will be like in the new electracy.
Joseph Tabbi reads both the book and the hypertext version of Strickland's True North.
An overview of Gregory Ulmer's thought by Victor Vitanza.
Linda Brigham works through Embodying Technesis by Mark Hansen.
Joseph Tabbi reviews Joe Conte's Design and Debris and gauges the argument for chaotics-as-aesthetics across media.
Shirin Shenassa situates Roman de la Campa's Latin Americanism within the critical discourses of the world's metropolitan centers and introduces a new thREAD into ebr's Internet Nation series