Provides a comprehensive overview of the development, theory and definitive characteristics of a rapidly developing and popular area of practice.
There has been plenty of scholarship on science fiction over the decades, but it has left one crucial aspect of the genre all but unanalyzed: the visual; this publication makes a powerful argument for science fiction as a visual cultural discourse.
The most provocative voices of the Digital Age grapple with the direction of digital technology and its concomitant issues, including virtual identities and their relationship to the physical self, the collision of commercial and community interests on the Net, the Net threat to intellectual property, and the merger of art, popular culture, and commerce in interactive media.
Collection of pivotal documents in contemporary art.
Poses questions over the nature of action, identity and the self in the relationship with media forms.
In Castillano/Spanish and English
Offers a critical study of the intimate relations between performance art and media production in contemporary culture.