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Biomedia: life in smithereens

Goh, Benjamin (2020) Biomedia: life in smithereens. Law, Technology and Humans, 2 (1). 124 - 134. ISSN 2652-4074

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This article suggests that media theory could lend some vocabularies with which to map the technical infrastructures of life. Focusing on the digital production of life, we read Marshall McLuhan’s concept of media alongside ‘Smithereens’, the second episode of the fifth instalment of the Netflix digital television series Black Mirror.

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Divisions: Law
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Date Deposited: 08 Feb 2022 10:18
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 03:36

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