This formulation by Joseph Tabbi is being reprinted with permission from the University of Minnesota Press’s remixthebook. The original online version can be found here: http://www.remixthebook.com/new-media-its-utility-and-liability-for-lite…
Steve Shaviro reviews Tomorrow Now by Bruce Sterling, a book that (for an eminent cyberpunk novelist) is perhaps too sane and sensible.
Juggling economies and unknotting threads, Victor Vitanza pulls back to drop the curtain, theoretically, on The Politics of Information.
Craig Saper ingeniously interprets Gregory Ulmer as an object of study, as both a vehicle and driver of signification.
Ronald Sukenick turns hypercapitalism inside out, and finds no place to hide.
Marjorie Perloff on the surprising viability of art and poetry - everywhere
but in universities.
Can electronic conversations reconstitute Bérubé’s lost public sphere? A Marxist analysis by Jamie Daniel.
Urging adaptibility and breadth, Mark Poster takes issue with the niches bored by early Internet critiques.
Lisa Nakamura questions Donna Haraway about race, speed, and the cyborg.
Nick Dyer-Witheford figures the place of video games in the global market, drawing on Marx’s “species being” for scratch paper.