Tag: freud

"With each project I find myself reimagining what cinema might be": An Interview with Zoe Beloff

2011-10-24

Jussi Parikka interviews artist Zoe Beloff about her relationship to the emerging set of interdisciplinary theories and methodologies known as media archaeology. In way of response, Beloff discusses some past works, including: Lost (1995), Shadow Land (2000), Claire and Don in Slumberland (2002), Charming Augustine (2005), The Somnambulists (2008), and The Dream Films (2009).

How to Fail (at) Fiction and Influence Everybody: A Review of Penthouse-F by Richard Kalich

2011-10-17

Richard Kalich’s latest protagonist is Richard Kalich, but one critic views this postmodern occupation of the novel as an opportunity - even an encouragement - to forget about him.

Critical Code Studies Conference - Week Four Discussion

2011-10-03

In Week 4, Critical Code Studies contributors kept the magic alive as they discussed Wendy Hui Kyong Chun’s “On Sourcery and Source Codes,” the first chapter of her forthcoming Programmed Visions: Software and Memory. Informed by Chun’s psychoanalytic reading and her awareness of the materiality of code work, the conversation deals with fetishism, gender, genetics, and performativity in ways both abstract and tangible.

Seeing the novel in the 21st Century

2007-10-01

Mike Barrett evaluates Steve Tomasula’s The Book of Portraiture in terms of its place between tradition and artistic innovation in the 21st century.

Is There a Language Problem?

2004-10-21

R.M. Berry on the recuperation of politicized language, in (and through) the fiction of Marianne Hauser and Lidia Yuknavitch.

Warren Sack's response

2004-04-02

Warren Sack sheds some psychosocial light on readings, like Jill Walker’s, of the uncanny.

Douglas and Hargadon respond in turn

2004-11-04

Choosing between James Joyce and Stephen King means choosing between engagement and immersion. Or does it?

Writing the Paradigm

1996-03-15

An overview of Gregory Ulmer’s thought by Victor Vitanza.

Are We Posthuman Yet?

1999-03-15

Linda Brigham reads How We Became Posthuman the way Katherine Hayles reads novels: as a story that resists both linearity and the analytical ardor of attempts at humanist ordering.

The Medial Turn

1999-12-30

Joseph Tabbi identifies a shift in U.S. criticism that has taken place in the eight years separating Susan Strehle’s Fiction in the Quantum Universe and John Johnston’s Information Multiplicity.

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