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作者 Amerika, Mark
書名 remixthebook
出版項 Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2011
國際標準書號 9780816678716 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (331 pages)
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附註 Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Play All the Remixes (An Introduction) -- Remixthebook -- Source Material Everywhere: (The Alfred North Whitehead Remix) -- Mind Bank Network: (The Allen Ginsberg Remix) -- Artist, Medium, Instrument: (The Nam June Paik Remix) -- The Renewable Tradition: (Extended Play Remix) -- Why Video Games Suck: (The Ad Reinhardt Remix) -- Mark Amerika Nature Photography: (Studio Remix) -- Situationist Comedy: (Alternative Laugh Track Remix) -- Premonition Algorithm: (The Big Kahuna Remix) -- Source Material
Digital technology has transformed contemporary culture. New social media, hyperlinks, and cut-and-paste techniques have changed the way we write. E-books, which allow us to carry entire libraries with us, are bringing new browsing and reading habits. Digital editing and other on-the-fly postproduction processes have altered how we make music, films, and visual art. A key rhetorical trope employed in all aspects of digital media is the remix, the creation of innovative new works of visual, literary, and performance art through the mashup. In "remixthebook," Mark Amerika explores the mashup as a defining cultural activity in the digital age. A pioneering media artist and acclaimed cultural theorist, Amerika offers a series of philosophical essays that trace the art of the remix to previous forms of avant-garde and modernist art through mashups of deftly sampled phrases and ideas from a wide range of visual artists, poets, novelists, musicians, comedians, and philosophers--among them Alfred North Whitehead, Guy Debord, William S. Burroughs, Kathy Acker, and Allen Ginsberg. A provocative textual performance that is at once a dazzling model of the literary remix and a state-of-the-art reflection on remix culture, "remixthebook" captures the unique and continually shifting digital moment in which we live and situates the remix as an art form and literary intervention. To coincide with the publication of "remixthebook," Amerika will launch a companion website,, to facilitate new ways of participating in remix culture by inviting other artists and writers to create "remixthebook" mashups of their own, pushing the boundaries of art and literary culture further, beyond the current publishing paradigms
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Amerika, Mark remixthebook Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press,c2011 9780816676149
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