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Twelve Days of Fast Fiction, Day 02: AN IMMENSE PECUNIARY MANGLE

Steven Shaviro is an academic who writes on culture and language, and does so in a way that prizes both but never uncritically. His works always teach me something; more importantly, they teach me things that I didn’t previously know I needed to learn. 436 more words


"Post-Cinema and/as Speculative Media Theory" -- Panel at #SCMS15 in Montreal

At the upcoming conference of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies (March 25-29, 2015 in Montréal), I will be chairing a panel on “Post-Cinema and/as Speculative Media Theory,” which brings together four of the most significant voices in the ongoing attempt to theorize our current media situation: Steven Shaviro, Patricia Pisters, Adrian Ivakhiv, and Mark B. 551 more words


Steven Shaviro, "Reversible Flesh" #SCMS15

Here is the abstract for Steven Shaviro’s paper on the panel “Post-Cinema and/as Speculative Media Theory” at the 2015 SCMS conference in Montréal:

Reversible Flesh…

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Steven Shaviro Quote.

Shaviro, S. (2003). Connected, or, What it means to live in the network society. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.


Ecological Metaphysics

Leon Niemoczynski writes an interesting post on ecological metaphysics here. While we have our differences concerning the contemporary philosophical landscape, Leon and I agree quite strongly that ecology represents something like the future basis for philosophy. 709 more words


I am on the cover of a book.

Well, not me personally, but one of my photos. No, not a photo of myself, a photo I took.

Maybe you remember this photo from my report on… 100 more words