Cultural Techniques: Grids, Filters, Doors, and Other Articulations of the Real (Meaning Systems (FUP))
Released! 05/01/2015
Cultural Techniques: Grids, Filters, Doors, and Other Articulations of the Real (Meaning Systems (FUP))
by Bernhard Siegert
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In a crucial shift within posthumanistic media studies, Bernhard Siegert dissolves the concept of media into a network of operations that reproduce, displace, process, and reflect the distinctions fundamental for a given culture. Cultural Techniques aims to forget our traditional understanding of media so as to redefine the concept through something more fundamental than the empiricist study of a medium's individual or collective uses or of its cultural semantics or aesthetics. Rather, Sieger... read more