What is Postcinema? Interview with Steven Shaviro (Episode 12)

Theorists of non-continuity: Marx, Engels, and Steven Shaviro. Source: @shaviro Twitter feed

Film and media theorist Steven Shaviro discusses postcinema, the meaning of the affective turn in the humanities, non-continuity in contemporary film cultures, digital technologies, neoliberalism, the place of politics in the academy, Harmony Korine's SPRING BREAKERS, and the aesthetics of Disney Stars gone bad. This discussion elaborates on Dr. Shaviro's lecture available as episode 11 of the CULTURAL TECHNOLOGIES podcast.

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December 11, 2013