June 6th, 2007
Author: Lisa Devaney
Writer Sarah Snider has reviewed Richard Barbrook’s newly released book Imaginary Futures for Culture Wars
She comments that:
Imaginary Futures shows how technology has itself been, and is still, mediated by competing versions of the future. The parallax of time allows us to turn correlation into causality, retroactively instilling agents with intentionality, and actions with meaning.
Culture Wars is the first formal review to be published, and more are due soon. To read the full review click here.
The utopian dreams of Russian-style cybernetic communism could only be turned into everyday reality within the made-in-the-USA global village.