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"This essay is part of Home Icons, a series about the cultural and material histories of domestic objects."
"This essay is part of Home Icons, a series about the cultural and material histories of domestic objects."
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Kevin Rogan is a former architect and current writer and PhD student in New York City.
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thebaffler.com ↗︎
Kevin Rogan is a former architect and current writer and PhD student in New York City.
>"The new biography of the architect Minoru Yamasaki is not about Minoru Yamasaki. It is about the book’s author, Justin Beal."
>"The new biography of the architect Minoru Yamasaki is not about Minoru Yamasaki. It is about the book’s author, Justin Beal."
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Artists can use artificial intelligence as a creative tool to transmit themselves from the afterlife.
Artists can use artificial intelligence as a creative tool to transmit themselves from the afterlife.
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A system of public enterprises that build and operate housing will help us out of our current crisis and will be a step toward sharing America’s vast urban land wealth among us all.
A system of public enterprises that build and operate housing will help us out of our current crisis and will be a step toward sharing America’s vast urban land wealth among us all.
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Some artists, writers, and filmmakers are dealing with the idea of “the other.” It can span from different individuals in different cultures, to people from different times or non-human people. For example, the protagonist is an AI in the _...Read More_
Some artists, writers, and filmmakers are dealing with the idea of “the other.” It can span from different individuals in different cultures, to people from different times or non-human people. For example, the protagonist is an AI in the _...Read More_
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"A close look at some of the extraordinary transformations and profound contradictions being brought about by data technologies, decoded through the lens _...Read More_
"A close look at some of the extraordinary transformations and profound contradictions being brought about by data technologies, decoded through the lens _...Read More_
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>"Social codes are changing, in many ways for the better. But for those whose behavior doesn’t adapt fast enough to the new norms, judgment _...Read More_
>"Social codes are changing, in many ways for the better. But for those whose behavior doesn’t adapt fast enough to the new norms, judgment _...Read More_
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When was the last time you had sex? The last time you dreamed of it?
When was the last time you had sex? The last time you dreamed of it?
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"The COVID-19 pandemic, like other catastrophes before it, got some of us hooked on phobic energy and terror. Why?"
"The COVID-19 pandemic, like other catastrophes before it, got some of us hooked on phobic energy and terror. Why?"
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"Host-read ads and rise of parasocial marketing"
"Host-read ads and rise of parasocial marketing"
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Do you think that Hanna Höch would have created her collages in Gimp? That Picabia would have used microcontrollers? That Rose Sélavie would have her tweets going viral? Or that Hugo Ball would have written a bunch of Wikipedia articles _...Read More_
Do you think that Hanna Höch would have created her collages in Gimp? That Picabia would have used microcontrollers? That Rose Sélavie would have her tweets going viral? Or that Hugo Ball would have written a bunch of Wikipedia articles _...Read More_
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"Lockdown revolutionised women’s access to home treatment – and strengthened the anti-abortion backlash"
"Lockdown revolutionised women’s access to home treatment – and strengthened the anti-abortion backlash"
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The medium does things to people and they always completely unaware of this. They don’t really notice the new medium that is ruffing them up. They think of the old medium because the old medium is always the content of the new medium. As _...Read More_
The medium does things to people and they always completely unaware of this. They don’t really notice the new medium that is ruffing them up. They think of the old medium because the old medium is always the content of the new medium. As _...Read More_
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