A Sense of Apocalypse: Technology, Textuality, Identity (Literary and Cultural Theory)

A Sense of Apocalypse: Technology, Textuality, Identity (Literary and Cultural Theory)


achieving into the depths of the collective subconscious, A feel of Apocalypse explores and re-interprets one of many West’s primordial fears, particularly that of the apocalyptic closure of either cultural praxis and person event. but, not like renowned connotations of the time period, apocalypse is considered right here by way of a transitional narrative finding the topic on the intersection of technological determinism, pop-cultural mind's eye, postmodern urbanism and electronic textuality. a lot of these shape the parts of a brand new post-apocalyptic panorama, which not just produces a brand new id expert by means of dissolving post-Enlightenment paradigms, but additionally inspires tricks at a lot of existential probabilities caused by way of late-capitalist applied sciences and their cultural outcomes.

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