Tag: network

Tending the Garden Plot: Victory Garden and Operation Enduring...

2004-10-19

Dave Ciccoricco returns to Stuart Moulthrop, considers Operation Enduring Freedom (2003) in light of Operation Desert Storm (1991), and consults the annals of World War II for a likely source of “Victory Garden,” the title of Moulthrop’s 1991 network fiction on the Gulf War.

HYPER-LEX: A Technographical Dictionary

1996-12-30

Paul Harris hybridizes the terms of hypertextual discourse and takes it to a higher power.

From Genre to Form: A Response to Jason Mittell on The Wire

2011-05-01

Caroline Levine argues that Jason Mittell’s attempts to classify The Wire by genre results in “some slippery logic, some fruitful and provocative but not altogether persuasive argumentative moves in Mittell’s own game.” She suggests that examining the show through the lens of form - not genre - clarifies why it warrants comparisons with texts like Bleak House: both works attempt to represent the distinctly networked quality of urban social life.

The Electronic Swarm of City and Self

2004-02-29

Jenny Weight reviews William Mitchell’s third book, Me++: The Cyborg Self and the Networked City.