PhiloFiction

Theory Hot and Cold

29 Okt , 2018  

The artist Steve Lambert had a great tweet once that was something like “every time you send me a .doc file, my opinion of you decreases.” I have similar feelings about Bruno Latour. Whenever people cite Latour, my opinion of them decreases.

Nevertheless Latour has been, it will be ...

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GenericScience

A Theory of Media

21 Jan , 2018  

What would it mean to provide a theory of media? In contemporary discourse, terms like mass media, social media, visual media, or digital media are used quite freely. Commentators like to claim that we live in a media age, an observation whose very banality too often undercuts its potential utility.

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EconoFiction, Mashines, NonPolitics

Antisocial Media

4 Dez , 2017  

“Antisocial Media” is a remix/cut-up/utopian-plagiarism of Guy Debord’s 1967 “The Society of the Spectacle” that reflects on the contemporary role of the network and (anti)social media in politics, the economy, and everyday life.

“Antisocial Media is not a collection of networks, but an antisocial relation among people, mediated by networks.
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