Tag: burroughs

Fed Ex Un Ltd

2000-01-01

Jan Baetens reviews the Raymond Federman Recyclopedia, a book whose humour - and evident bad taste - raise it above its own formidable constraints.

Burroughs Lives

2004-05-02

Davis Schneiderman reviews two works on Burroughs - a writer who is both there and not there, who exemplifies and escapes post-structuralist readings and postmodernist celebrations.

Post-Wankery: A Review of Infinite Jest

1996-12-30

Piotr Siemion discusses Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

Are We Posthuman Yet?

1999-03-15

Linda Brigham reads How We Became Posthuman the way Katherine Hayles reads novels: as a story that resists both linearity and the analytical ardor of attempts at humanist ordering.

Stuttering Screams and Beastly Poetry

2001-09-01

Allison Hunter writes on Douglas Kahn, a modern musicologist who takes in the noise of modern battle, recordings from the tops of trains and the interiors of coalmines, and the musicality of undigitized everyday noise.