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Propaganda Is Now Another Name for Communication Itself: Conversation with Metahaven and Suhail Malik

Malik, Suhail; Kruk, Vinca and van der Velden, Daniel. 2018. Propaganda Is Now Another Name for Communication Itself: Conversation with Metahaven and Suhail Malik. In: Karen Archey and Gwen Parry, eds. PSYOP. Amsterdam: Stedelijk Musem. ISBN 9783960983620 [Book Section]

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Abstract or Description

Edited and revised transcriopt of a discussion between Metahaven (Vinca Kruk and Daniel van der Velden) for their book accompanying the exhibitions at Stedeljk Musuem, Amsterdam and ICA, London.
The discussion covers current and long-standing themes in Metahaven's practice: propaganda, soft power, postmodern communication, network strategies, breakdown of communicative rationality, and the possibilities of intervention in these condition.

Item Type:

Book Section

Additional Information:

Contributors to the book incllude: Richard Birkett, Lil' Internet, Kate Cooper, Benjamin H. Bratton, Monalisa Gharavi, Anastasiia Fedorova, Holly Herndon, Jasmina Metwaly, Philip Rizk, Laura Cugusi, Yulia Yefimtchuk, Brian Kuan Wood.

Keywords:

post-truth, propaganda, soft power, network strategies, social media, decentralisation, breakdown of communicative rationality, texture, contemporary art

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Art

Dates:

DateEvent
15 August 2018Accepted
7 October 2018Published

Item ID:

24243

Date Deposited:

12 Sep 2018 10:45

Last Modified:

22 Mar 2019 10:12

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/24243

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