Tag: hermeneutics

In Defense of Meaning: Roberto Simanowski Close Reads Digital Art


Yra van Dijk calls for a return to the text, for a criticism of digital literature that moves past foundational work on the new form and seriously engages with the work itself. In Roberto Simanowski’s Digital Art and Meaning and in the edited collection Reading Moving Letters, van Dijk finds a return engagement with deep meaning and with criticism as a site of intentional human experience, and not of heavy theory or machinic spectacle.

Two Gestures, While Waiting for a Third


Juggling economies and unknotting threads, Victor Vitanza pulls back to drop the curtain, theoretically, on The Politics of Information.

Rita Raley's response (excerpt)


Rita Raley praises twin interactivities.