Tag: consumerism

Already Too Many Stories in the World

2006-09-22

FC2 author and ebr “Fictions Present” editor Lance Olsen, in his 2005 novel offers one alternative for print fiction in the era of big data: to suggest and depict “the vastness of time when it is not strictly confined to numerical sequence.”

Seeking

2007-08-01

Rob Swigart’s “Seeking” is a clever and funny story whose roots lie in the materialization of internet interdating connections. Moving through the technological and media reductions of desire, Swigart parallels the overarching theme of “seeking” with a form that is itself punctuated with questions.