Chicago art critic John Brunetti reviews The Truth on Tape, a survey of Daniel Wenk's art, and Black Mountain College's Dossier Ray Johnson.
An art installation as much as an "issue," the original site for ebr4, Critical Ecologies, used variations on a concrete poem by Daniel Wenk to guide readers through the "green" and "gray" essays. Another innovation was the introduction of the riposte section.
Former FC2 Co-publisher Curtis White defends radical fiction against Left radical intellectuals.
Scott Rettberg introduces 'New Media Studies': a cluster of reviews, and a term (similar in its emergence to the term 'Postmodernism').
In looking to the future of the 'electronic book,' Ciccoricco digs up some of ebr's manifesto-like remarks of old.
Michael Bérubé responds to the respondents in Selling Out (Spring 1996).