Tag: postmodern

&Now Conference Review

2004-05-25

Late Breaking: William Gillespie, Scott Rettberg, and Rob Wittig post from Notre Dame University on the &Now festival of writers and writing.

Confronting Chaos

2004-02-19

Joseph Tabbi reviews Joe Conte’s Design and Debris and gauges the argument for chaotics-as-aesthetics across media.

White Noise/White Heat, or Why the Postmodern Turn in Rock Music Led to Nothing but Road

2004-05-24

Larry McCaffery reframes his 1989 essay on the “postmodern turn” in rock’n’roll music.

What is chick-lit?

1996-09-01

Diane Goodman on the anthology that helped put the term “postfeminism” into circulation.

Avant-PoPoMo Now

1996-04-01

Ronald Sukenick turns hypercapitalism inside out, and finds no place to hide.

Academia, Inc.

1996-03-15

Linda Brigham reviews Incorporations, the most recent collection from Zone Books.

The Maul of America

1995-12-30

Liquid architect Marcos Novak on William Mitchell’s City of Bits.

McElroy's Metropolitan Constructions

2003-07-10

Shells, Tents, Slaps, Shocks: Steffen Hantke works slowly, from within, to get at McElroy’s nonlinear narrative.

Free Labor: Producing Culture for the Digital Economy

2003-06-20

In between bubble and burst, e-commerce drew much of its content from donated labor. Tiziana Terranova questions just how “free” such labor has proved in practice.

Words and Syllables

2003-05-29

Sven Philipp on Cosmopolis and what seems to be a new stage in the critical reception of DeLillo.

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