The Delayed Present
Media-Induced Tempor(e)alities & Techno-traumatic Irritations of "the Contemporary"
Distributed for Sternberg Press
In the media theatre of contemporary culture, a drama unfolds: While the human sense of “the present” is challenged by the immediacy of analog signal transmission and the delays of digital data processing, a different (non-)sense of time unfolds within technologies themselves. At that moment, human-related phenomenological analysis clashes with the media-archaeological close reading of the technological event, in an impossible effort to let the temporeal articulate itself.
The Contemporary Condition series edited by Geoff Cox and Jacob Lund, Volume 04Copublished with Aarhus University and ARoS Art Museum
Paperback$12.00 T ISBN: 9783956793400 48 pp. | 4.75 in x 7.5 in
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