Tag Archives: Theory

Interviews with media figures: a useful resource

I came across this useful resource/blog called figure/ground. It contains dozens of original interviews with leading figures in media studies (including this one with Jussi Parikka). The interviews focus on career choices and pathways as well as research and ideas … Continue reading

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C Wright Mills, The Politics of Truth and John Holmwood

I’ve been reading through C Wright Mills work in the The Politics of Truth collection (edited with a really nice biographical introduction by John H Summers). Its amazing really how radical and provocative some of his work was. The sociological … Continue reading

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Reviews of Peter Sloterdijk’s Bubbles

I’ve just finished reading Peter Sloterdijk’s Bubbles. This is the English translation of the first of his massive spheres trilogy. Below are some reviews of the book: My review in Berfrois. Brian Dillon in The Guardian Constantine Sandis in Times … Continue reading

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Matthew Gandy interview and other bits

As I’m doing some writing on infrastructures, and after listening to Stuart Elden’s talk (see previous post), I’ve just been looking at Matthew Gandy’s work. I found this interview with him, which covers some of the background and the direction … Continue reading

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New issue of Theory, Culture & Society

A new issue of TCS is out. Contains a interesting looking article on boredom by Michael Gardiner.

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