N. Katherine Hayles discusses what happens when postmodern writers theorize in a void.
In between bubble and burst, e-commerce drew much of its content from donated labor. Tiziana Terranova questions just how "free" such labor has proved in practice.
Alex Reid examines a cross-section of essays in Prefiguring Cyberculture, a work that historicizes the future as neither alarmist nor utopian.
Salvatore Proietti straddles science and fiction to offer an interpretation of a McElroy Cyborg.