Volume Three, Number One     (January 2006)

 

It is in the entire machinery of the Virtual and the mental diaspora of the networks today that the fate of Homo fractalis is played out: the definitive abdication of his identity and freedom… Jean Baudrillard. The Intelligence of Evil Or The Lucidity Pact. New York: Berg, 2005:59.
 

Articles

Jean Baudrillard. Divine Europe.

Alan Cholodenko. The Nutty Universe of Animation, The “Discipline” of All “Disciplines”, And That’s Not All, Folks!

Gary Genosko. The Spirit of Symbolic Exchange:
Jean Baudrillard’s 9/11.

Mike Grimshaw. Religion, Terror and the end of the Postmodern: Rethinking the Responses.

Julia Kristeva. Intimate Revolt: The Future of the Culture of Revolt, The Life of the Mind, and the Species.

Douglas Kellner. Jean Baudrillard After Modern Philosophy: Provocations On A Provocateur and Challenger.

Edward Scheer. “The most delicate of operations”: Baudrillard’s Photographic Abreactions.

David Teh.  Baudrillard, Pataphysician.

 

Toward Escape Velocity

Akinbola Akinwumi. The Banality of the ImMEDIAte Spectacle: Globalization, Terrorism, Radical Cultural Denigration, and the Condition of Hollowity.

Jean Baudrillard.  The Melodrama of Difference (Or, The Revenge of the Colonized).

Kubilay Akman.  Orlan and the Work of Art in the Age of Hyper-mechanical Organic Reproduction.

 

 

Book Reviews         To submit a review.

Steven Cole. Solidifying Fragments: Review of Jean Baudrillard. Fragments: Conversations with Francois L’Yvonnet. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Dr. Gary Grieve-Carlson. Is the Radical Left the Child of the Radical Right? Review of Richard Wolin. The Seduction of Unreason: The Intellectual Romance With Fascism From Nietzsche to Postmodernism. Princeton University Press, 2004.

Igor Krstic. McLuhan as Dialectical Cultural Historian: Review of Janine Marchessault. Marshall McLuhan: Cosmic Media. London: SAGE, 2005.

Kristina C. Marcellus. Tracing the Lines of Cultural Thought: Review of Paul Hegarty. Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist. London: SAGE, 2000.

Craig McFarlane. Paolo Virno’s “New Seventeenth Century”: Review of Paolo Virno. A Grammar of the Multitude: For an Analysis of Contemporary Forms of Life. New York: Semiotext (e), 2004.

Dr. Thomas Mical. Opposed to Blurring On Every Level: Review of Alain Badiou. Handbook of Inaesthetics. Stanford University Press, 2005.

Dr. Paula Murphy. Zizek Live: Review of Rex Butler. Slavoj Zizek: Live Theory. London: Continuum International Press, 2005.

Dr. Pramod Nayar. The Pity of Art: Review of Paul Virilio. Art and Fear. Translated by Julie Rose. London: Continuum, 2004.

William Pawlett. Symbolic Exchange and Beyond: Review of Paul Hegarty. Jean Baudrillard: Live Theory. London: Continuum Press, 2004.

Damien Shortt. Distinguishing Spectacle From Real: Review of Slavoj Zizek. Iraq: The Borrowed Kettle. New York: Verso, 2004.
 

  Books available for review

 


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