Month: January 2022

Timotheus Vermeulen

Timotheus Vermeulen is a professor of media, culture and society at the University of Oslo, Norway. He is the co-founder of the now defunct webzine Notes on Metamodernism and a regular contributor to frieze. His research and teaching are primarily in the disciplines of ‘screen studies’ and ‘critical and...

Social Warming

Social Warming by Charles Arthur (Goodreads)...

Cultish

Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montell (Goodreads)...

Lossy Compression

We are in this feedback loop, we condense our life into a trite tweet or a ‘pretty’ picture while constantly searching for ‘likes’ and ‘friends’ and ‘followers’. If we post about #Red and it gets more interaction than if we post about #Blue, we’ll end up posting more about...

Zeros and Ones

This blew my mind when I first read it in the late 90s. It still blows my mind now....