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Author Lovink, Geert.

Title Uncanny networks : dialogues with the virtual intelligentsia / Geert Lovink
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2002]


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Description xv, 374 pages ; 24 cm
Series Leonardo
Leonardo books.
Contents Foreword / Joel Slayton -- The Art of Electric Dialogue: Self-Interview as Introduction / Geert Lovink -- "We don't know what it is we invented" / Dietmar Kamper -- Rethinking Media Aesthetics / Norbert Bolz -- Heidegger Online / Michael Heim -- Civil Society, Fanaticism, and Digital Reality / Slavoj Zizek -- Data Trash: The Theory of the Virtual Class / Arthur Kroker -- How to Turn Your Liability into an Asset: Media, Art, and Politics in Post-Communist Bulgaria / Luchezar Boyadjiev -- Pax Electronica: Against Crisis-Driven Global Telecommunication / Gayatri Spivak -- Digital Constructivism: What Is European Software? / Lev Manovich -- "We no longer collect the carrier but the Information": On Movements, Archives, and Media Memory / Tjebbe van Tijen -- Bandwidth and Accountability / Saskia Sassen -- Building a Progressive, Pragmatic Futurism / Mark Dery -- About the Brazilianization of India / Ravi Sundaram -- Cultural Imperialism and Information Inequality / Herbert I. Schiller -- Taiwan Media and Inter-Asia Cultural Studies / Kuan-Hsing Chen -- The Ins and Outs of the Soros Internet Program in Former Eastern Europe / Jonathan Peizer -- There Is No Information, Only Transformation / Bruno Latour -- Implosion, Media, and the Arts in Albania / Eduard Muka -- The Computer: Medium or Calculating Machine? / Hartmut Winkler -- Gated Communities, Themeparks, Youth Revolts / Mike Davis -- Art in the Age of the Mobile Phone: Text Messages from Finland / Marita Liulia -- Media Wars and the Humanitarian (Non-)Interventions / Thomas Keenan -- Audio Freedom / Zina Kaye -- Enemy of Nostalgia, Victim of the Present / Peter Lunenfeld -- National Heritage and Body Politics / Mongrel -- "The insider is curious, the outsider is suspicious" / Boris Groys -- Urban Techno Tribes and the Japanese Recession / Toshiya Ueno -- Intermedia: The Digital Bauhaus / Janos Sugar -- Demystifying the Virtual Power Structures / Susan George -- Media Philosophy beyond the Dualism of Image and Text / Frank Hartmann -- Real and Virtual Light of Relational Architecture / Rafael Lozano-Hemmer -- The Power of Multiplicity and the Multiplicity of Power / McKenzie Wark -- "I am a believer in the symbolic aspect of culture clashes" / Calin Dan -- Cyberselfishness Explained / Paulina Borsook -- "Everything was to be done. All the adventures are still there." / Kodwo Eshun
Notes First MIT paperback edition, 2004
Bibliography Includes web resources
Subject Internet -- Social aspects.
Information society.
Computer networks -- Social aspects.
Computers and civilization.
Information technology -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
LC no. 2002066021
ISBN 0262122510 hardcover
0262621878 paperback
Other Titles Uncanny networks
Dialogues with the virtual intelligentsia