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ERNST, Wolfgang
The Contemporary Condition. The Delayed Present Media-Induced Tempor(e)alities & Techno-traumatic Irritations of “the Contemporary”

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 04
Copublished with Aarhus University and ARoS Art Museum

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Published by Sternberg Press, 2017
Design by Dexter Sinister
Media Studies / Cultural Studies

Price: 9€

ERNST, Wolfgang - The Contemporary Condition. The Delayed Present Media-Induced Tempor(e)alities & Techno-traumatic Irritations of “the Contemporary”