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Entre Chien et Loup: On Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love

2004-01-07

Tim Keane reviews Genet’s republished Prisoner of Love, a ‘mirror-memoir’ in which Genet sees Palestine from the inside in an attempt to see himself from the outside.

Histories of the Future

2003-06-22

Steve Shaviro reviews Tomorrow Now by Bruce Sterling, a book that (for an eminent cyberpunk novelist) is perhaps too sane and sensible.

Beyond the Voting Machine

2003-08-02

Marc Bousquet introduces a forthcoming Altx critical e-book, hosted online by ebr, appearing in five sections through the Fall of 2003. A new ebr thread, Technocapitalism, is built around its concerns.

The Selling of E-The People

2003-07-31

Bennett Voyles’ retrospective on the apolitical Nineties, and the fate of democratic electronic activism without content.

Racial Remix

2003-04-15

Regarding a monumental work on race, time, and classical music that does not lose sight of individual, localized lives.

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).

Stanley Fish and the Place of Criticism

1996-09-01

Christopher Knight on Stanley Fish’s Professional Correctness.

Consilience Revisited

1999-12-30

Laura Dassow Walls reconsiders Consilience and finds E. O. Wilson to be more Christian in outlook than the Reverend William Whewell, who originated the term, ‘consilience’