Posted on March 1, 2013 by

Plucking Fluxes: Media Archaeology to the Metal

a descent to the ferro-magnetic surface of a unique class of media objects This talk by Dr. Matthew Kirschenbaum will adopt a media archaeological framework for considering floppy disks (the ubiquitous remnant of the first great home computer age) and their virtual simulacra, the disk image. The conceit of an “image” confers a complex epistemological Read More