Escape Velocity Cyberculture at the End of the Century An Unforgettable Journey into the Dark Heart of the Information AgeIn Escape Velocity Mark Dery takes is on an electrifying tour of the high tech subcultures that both celebrate and critique our wired

  • Title: Escape Velocity: Cyberculture at the End of the Century
  • Author: Mark Dery Laura Hammond Hough
  • ISBN: 9780802135209
  • Page: 443
  • Format: Paperback
  • An Unforgettable Journey into the Dark Heart of the Information AgeIn Escape Velocity Mark Dery takes is on an electrifying tour of the high tech subcultures that both celebrate and critique our wired world would be cyborgs who believe the body is obsolete and dream of downloading their minds into computers, cyber hippies who boost their brainpower with smart drugs and miAn Unforgettable Journey into the Dark Heart of the Information AgeIn Escape Velocity Mark Dery takes is on an electrifying tour of the high tech subcultures that both celebrate and critique our wired world would be cyborgs who believe the body is obsolete and dream of downloading their minds into computers, cyber hippies who boost their brainpower with smart drugs and mind machines, on line swingers seeking cybersex on electronic bulletin boards, techno primitives who sport biomechanical tattoos of computer circuitry and cyberpunk roboticists whose Mad Max contraptions duel to the death before howling crowds.Timely, trenchant, and provocative, Escape Velocity is the first truly critical inquiry into cyberculture essential reading for everyone interested in computer culture and the shape of things to come.

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    1. So how about it, ladies--would you rather be a goddess or a cyborg?"Escape Velocity" examines our changing relationships to our bodies, minds, spirits, and especially the technology in which we currently float, twist, and dream. Who else but Mark Dery would draw such elegant parallels between bodybuilders and cyberpunks, or between cyborg technology and James Brown's "Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine"? Dery wrote this book over 15 years ago, and some of his subjects, such as certain perf [...]

    2. Un imprescindible en mi estantería. Repasa y hace una crítica inspiradora, desde el punto de vista académico, de la cibercultura. Evidentemente muchas perspectivas han quedado obsoletas, fue escrito hace 20 años, y la cibercultura y la sociedad digital ha ido cambiando paulatinamente, pero la base de todo lo escrito pro Dery sigue siendo de gran referencia para hoy en día.

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