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

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.


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

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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