Tag: baudrillard

Wiring John Cage: Silence as a Global Sound System

1996-12-30

Sandy Baldwin on music in the new media ecology.

Fingering Prefiguring

2004-05-02

Alex Reid examines a cross-section of essays in Prefiguring Cyberculture, a work that historicizes the future as neither alarmist nor utopian.

Histories of the Present

2003-06-12

Darren Tofts reviews a popularization by Marie O’Mahony and an auto-critique of cyberculture by Andrew Murphie and John Potts.

Words and Syllables

2003-05-29

Sven Philipp on Cosmopolis and what seems to be a new stage in the critical reception of DeLillo.

Attacked from Within

2003-01-26

In the triad of Verso pamphlets on 9/11, Nick Spencer sees a convergence of postmodern critique (against the capitalist culture of postmodernity).

Getting the Dirt on The Public Intellectual: A response to Michael Bérubé

1996-04-01

Cary Wolfe lays bare the assumptions that define Bérubé’s
stance.

The Cybernetic Turn: Literary into Cultural Criticism

2001-10-01

Joseph Tabbi reviews the essay collection Simulacrum America.

Hope for Empowerment, Fear of Control

1999-12-30

Jan van Looy reviews Silvio Gaggi on hypertext fiction up to the early ’90s.