Tag: ontology

New Media: Its Utility and Liability for Literature and for Life


This formulation by Joseph Tabbi is being reprinted with permission from the University of Minnesota Press’s remixthebook. The original online version can be found here: http://www.remixthebook.com/new-media-its-utility-and-liability-for-lite…

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


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.

Systems Theory for Ecocriticism


Reviewing Andrew McMurry’s Environmental Renaissance, Stephen Dougherty questions the systems approach to ecocriticism.

The Eternal Hourglass of Existence


Sascha Pöhlmann reviews Lance Olsen’s 2006 novel Nietzsche’s Kisses.

Visiting Wonderland


Katherine Hayles responds to Diana Lobb.

Manuel DeLanda's Art of Assembly


Aaron Pease reviews Manual DeLanda’s philosophy of the virtual.

Cyborg Anthropology


Matthew Fuller on The Cyborg Handbook.