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Chatting with the dead: Autoicon

Autoicon is a CD-ROM project by UK artist Donald Rodney who, in response to diagnosis of sickle-cell anemia, created works that explored the idea embodying himself in various…

Chatting with the dead: Professor Oblivion

David Cronenberg’s Videodrome includes the character Professor Oblivion, a McLuhan-esque figure who responds only through the medium of video. Spoiler alert: In the course of the film, Professor…