Herbert Marcuse
Columns // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Columns

The Digital Surplus and Its Enemies
18 Feb 2010 // 4:00 PM

While we are building identity in social networks, our online behavior generates a plenitude of information, meanings and content that constitutes a "cognitive surplus" generated by the "hive mind".

Obama is The Boss
12 May 2009 // 5:00 PM

What Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen share is an understanding that real life happens on the ground, regardless of the hot ideological winds blowing through Crawford or Washington D.C. or talk radio.

//Blogs

Marcuse, Schiller and Web 2.0
30 Mar 2010 // 4:56 AM

I've been reading Eros and Civilization, Marcuse's book about Freudian theory. The number of people willing to take Freud seriously has probably diminished severely since 1955,

//Mixed media
//Blogs

20 Questions: Rachael Yamagata

// Sound Affects

"After a four year break since her last album, Rachael Yamagata reveals a love of spreadsheets, a love for Streisand, and why it's totally OK to suck at playing guitar.

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