This book investigates energies—in the plural, the energies embedded and embodied in everything under the sun— as they are expressed in the arts. With contr..(read more)
Propaganda art delivers a message. But, as Jonas Staal argues in this book, propaganda does not merely make a political point; it aims to construct reality itse..(read more)
A sharp-edged work of philosophical anthropology that explores why humans find moral orders in natural orders. Daston proposes that human reason practiced in hu..(read more)
Liquidation World examines a distinctive form of subjectivity animating the avant-garde: that of the dissolute figure that makes an art of its own vacancy, an o..(read more)
An investigation of independent video games – creative, personal, strange, and experimental – and their claims to handcrafted authenticity in a pure..(read more)
Described as “France’s most famous unknown artist,” the innovative media provocateur Fred Forest was a precursor of Eduardo Kac, Jodi, the Yes Men, RT..(read more)
Crucial texts, many available in English for the first time, written before and during the Bolshevik Revolution by the radical biopolitical utopianists of Russi..(read more)
How new biomedical technologies—from prenatal testing to gene-editing techniques—require us to imagine who counts as human and what it means to belong.
Imagining a future in which humans fundamentally reshape the natural world using nanotechnology, synthetic biology, de-extinction, and climate engineering.