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Author Goldsmith, Kenneth, author.

Title Wasting time on the Internet / Kenneth Goldsmith.

Publication Info. New York : Harper Perennial, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    302.231 GOL    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition First edition.
Description 247 pages ; 18 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and Internet addresses.
Contents Introduction: Let's get lost -- The social network -- The walking dead -- Our browser history is the new memoir -- Archiving is the new folk art -- Dream machines and eternidays -- I shoot therefore I am -- Lossy and jaggy -- The writer as meme machine -- Coda: The revolution will be mobilized -- Appendix: 101 ways to waste time on the Internet.
Summary Using clear, readable prose, conceptual artist and poet Kenneth Goldsmith's manifesto shows how our time on the internet is not really wasted but is quite productive and creative as he puts the experience in its proper theoretical and philosophical context.
Subject Internet -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0062416472 (pbk.)
9780062416476 (pbk.)

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