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Histories of the Future

2003-06-22

Steve Shaviro reviews Tomorrow Now by Bruce Sterling, a book that (for an eminent cyberpunk novelist) is perhaps too sane and sensible.

Welcome to Baltimore

2003-04-21

Picking up Lance Olsen’s theme of thinking as digestion, Michael Martone chews on what’s Avant Garde about Baltimore.

The End of Exemptions for Beauty

2003-01-26

The WTC attack considered as a conflict between open and closed systems, a one-system people and a many-system people.

A User's Guide to the New Millennium

2003-03-26

Over 800 pages, the New Media Reader does not exhaust its subject; it even sets the stage for a companion volume.

Avant-PoPoMo Now

1996-04-01

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

Reverberation: Writing as a Visual Medium and the Sight of the Avant Garde

2003-04-23

Further on Gertrude Stein, Carole Maso, and the avant garde in U.S. fiction from Lidia Yuknavitch.

Beyond the Voting Machine

2003-08-02

Marc Bousquet introduces a forthcoming Altx critical e-book, hosted online by ebr, appearing in five sections through the Fall of 2003. A new ebr thread, Technocapitalism, is built around its concerns.

Delete the Border!

2003-07-31

A first-person narrative of Hactivism, Performance, and growing up at the U.S./Mexico Border from Fran Ilich.

9/11 Emerging

2003-03-05

A personal account by novelist Joseph McElroy of the WTC crash (that is: a structure of some outside and inside project encompassing one individual).

The Selling of E-The People

2003-07-31

Bennett Voyles’ retrospective on the apolitical Nineties, and the fate of democratic electronic activism without content.

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