Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film

Laconia: 1,200 Tweets on Film

Masha Tupitsyn


If the sound chew is the recent order, then how can we make each note count number? In trendy surplus global of conversation overload and cultural muddle, author and cultural critic Masha Tupitsyn turns to the media matrix of Twitter to discover the altering ways in which we build and eat narrative. Loosely utilizing the discerning aphorism--a compressed style in itself--to a twenty first century context, LACONIA: 1,200 TWEETS ON movie deals meditations on movie and pop culture that resonant with laconic that means and private perception whereas attending to the guts of the problem. encouraged by way of Chris Marker's free-associative movie impressions in l. a. Jetee and Sans Soleil, LACONIA is an element movie diary, half cultural stock, and half mashup. Pulling from an array of movie, pop culture, books, and mainstream information, it bargains penetrating severe statement on an more and more muddled digital international. LACONIA contains brick by means of brick prose, as Tupitsyn thinks in sentences and contours that culminate in an structure of pondering.

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