Vilém Flusser: An Introduction (Electronic Mediations)

Vilém Flusser: An Introduction (Electronic Mediations)


Vilém Flusser (1920–1991) has lengthy been recognized and celebrated in Europe and Brazil basically as a media theorist. only in the near past produce other points of his accomplishments come to mild, sincerely developing Flusser as a key philosopher.
An obtainable and thorough creation to Flusser’s suggestion, this ebook finds his engagement with a wide range of disciplines, from communique reviews, posthuman philosophy, media reports, and background to artwork and paintings background, migrant reports, anthropology, and picture experiences. the 1st to attach Flusser’s complete oeuvre, this quantity indicates how his works on media idea are only one a part of a better mosaic of writings that deliver to the fore cultural and cognitive adjustments touching on we all within the twenty-first century.
A theorist deeply encouraged via his reviews as a privileged citizen of Prague, a Jew pursued via the Nazis, a eu emigrant, a Brazilian immigrant, and a survivor keenly and invested in historical past and reminiscence, Vilém Flusser was once an intruder in a staunchly hierarchical and disciplined educational world.

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