Who else is pushing for the return of rock?
An introduction to the return of pop punk as led by Machine Gun Kelly.
A cultural commentary on Cudi’s dress, SNL, and new indicators towards what’s brewing in pop music.
An interview with the Pen Name LA Newspaper.
A publication with literary magazine Kaleidoscoped of UC San Diego
On the burnout of future-images. How the mass phenomenon directly reflects the troubles of our cultural imagination.
On content moderators and the illusion of AI.
On the phenomenon of forgetting where in cyberspace one saw a particular piece of information.
Who knew living ‘a creative life’ would feel so arid? Where is the joy, the excitement, the risk, or the shock?
Talking care, boredom, and surviving creative work with Charis Poon.
Part two of an interview on serial media with Ryan Engley, Professor of Media Studies at Pomona College and one-half … More
An interview with Eugene Thacker on the ‘dog and pony show’ of social media for writers in the digital age.
Talking TV series and psychoanalysis with Ryan Engley, Professor of Media Studies at Pomona College and one-half of the ‘Why Theory’ podcast.
The term ‘offline romanticism’ gets thrown around a lot. We had a semi-fictional interview with the Moneyless Man to discover the complexities of ‘the dream’.
A short meditation on bonding through dissatisfaction and being with the reader.
In times of lockdown, for many not working is not working. Here is a poetry of anecdotes taken over the past three weeks.
How many of us have toiled painfully at the task of writing a bio? To condense ourselves into a paragraph, … More
Last week I received two emails, which felt like obtaining the two pieces missing from a 2000 piece puzzle sitting … More
With the real streets still out of bounds, I try to cyberflâneur my way out. Except, all roads lead to lofi beats.
Our view of the US at present is obscured by the news, from our position in Europe. Here are dispatches … More
In this edition of the COVID-19 Diaries, I question the possibility of silence, design the sound of our resign, and pay attention to deliveries.
Albert Cho is better known as Eat Lit Food, New Zealand’s premier food blogger – though, influencer is more accurate … More
Welcome to The Revival of the Email Chain. How many have you received? My current count is five. Does that … More
In this edition of my COVID-19 Diaries I interrupt empathy-talk, question the romantic power of streamed TV, and learn about ‘Explainerism’.
Cameron Foden is Senior Denim Designer at Calvin Klein. We spoke on the developments of his job and noticable impacts … More
In our emergence from life during COVID-19 we will see new found respect for Pessimist thought and slackerdom.
This is a repost from my Covid-19 Diaries at the Institute of Network Cultures. 20th March 2020: Empathy! Solidarity! Togetherness! … More
With former travel removed or feared, ‘to go offline’ will become a holiday.
New gangs will appear out of the rubble. Not based on who you know or what you look like, but … More
This week I caught up with Dalia Maini again for the Institute of Network Cultures. We spoke on the free … More