Artists and writers consider a tactical desertion from the "culture wars"--a refusal to be distracted, an embrace of the emancipatory understanding of culture.
002 The Big 4ever Andreas Siekmann
011 Foreword Maria Hlavajova
021 Performing Culture Otherwise Sven Lutticken
053 Transfixing the Fascist Episteme Tom Holert
077 be(coming) media- Technofeminist Pasts, Presents & Potentials Diana McCarty
095 The Promises of the Present Bini Adamczak
107 From ReproModernism to ReproTechnoTribal (beta): A Disruption of Modernist Family Relations in Four Psycho-Realist Diagrams Transformella cared for by Johannes Paul Raether
125 Contagion Propagations Jonas Staal
153 The Radical Flu: A Collective Work Document Toward a Performance Rose Hammer
173 Knotting Against the Machine Natascha Sadr Haghighian
187 Remembering the Future Kader Attia
203 The Invisible Culture Wars Geert Lovink (in conversation with Sven Lutticken and Esmee Schoutens)
227 Deep Bureaucracy and Autonomist AI Dan McQuillan
264 The Big 4ever Andreas Siekmann
Maria Hlavajova is the Founding General and Artistic Director of BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht. She is coeditor of Former West- Art and the Contemporary after 1989, and Propositions for Non-Fascist Living- Tentative and Urgent (both published by the MIT Press). Sven L tticken, an art historian and critic, teaches at Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. He is the author of Cultural Revolution- Aesthetic Practice after Autonomy (Sternberg Press) and other books.