Hope some of you enjoy Beatrice's extended meditation on the nature of
futurity and digital culture - I like, amongst other things, her thought
that digital technology is an effect of digital culture, not the other
way round. xj
M | U | T | E | __ rrrrrread it!
______________________________________________10 March 2010_
The Future Isn't What it Used to Be
By M. Beatrice Fazi
Tackling the conundrum of the future's relationship to the present
through the prism of digital culture, this year's Transmediale festival
strayed into some chaotic philosophical territory. In her review, M.
Beatrice Fazi dismisses conceptions of the future as linear effect of
the present, instead embracing models of 'atemporality' and untimeliness