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The Book of Imaginary Media: Excavating the Dream of the Ultimate Communication Medium
Have you ever wondered if one day Windows 2028 might just know what you're thinking and type it? In this collection of essays, a selection of today's top media and sci-fi theorists weigh in. "The Book of Imaginary Media" explores the persistent idea that technology may one day succeed where no human has, not only in space or in nature, but also in interpersonal communicati ...more
Paperback, 292 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Nai010 Publishers
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This book has some well written essays on the subject, but suffers from a layout that makes reading it difficult. Alternating pages of white text on black background with black text on grey background gave me a headache and slowed down my reading speed. Regardless, it is a good addition to the growing body of texts covering media arts and technology.