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The Resource Distrust that particular flavor, William Gibson

Distrust that particular flavor, William Gibson

Label
Distrust that particular flavor
Title
Distrust that particular flavor
Statement of responsibility
William Gibson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
William Gibson was writing fiction when he predicted the internet. And as his stories bled into reality so he became one of the first to report on the real-world consequences of cyberspace's growth and development. Now, with the dust settling on the first internet revolution, comes Gibson's first collection of non-fiction - essays from the technological and cultural frontiers of this new world
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibson, William
Dewey number
814.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Politics and culture
  • Religion and culture
Target audience
general
Label
Distrust that particular flavor, William Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover subtitle: Encounters with a future that's already here
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction. African thumb piano -- Rocket Radio -- Since 1948 -- Any `mount of world' -- The baddest dude on Earth -- Talk for Book Expo, New York -- Dead man sings -- Up the Line -- Disneyland with the death penalty -- Mr. Buk's window -- Shiny balls of mud: Hikaru Dorodango and Tokyu Hands -- An invitation -- Metrophagy: The art and science of digesting great cities -- Modern boys and mobile girls -- My obsession -- My own private Tokyo -- The road to Oceania -- Skip Spence's jeans -- Terminal City -- Introduction: "The Body" -- The net is a waste of time -- Time machine Cuba -- Will we have computer chips in our heads? -- William Gibson's Filmless Festival -- Johnny: notes on a process -- Googling the cyborg
Control code
000048423263
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9780670921546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port
Label
Distrust that particular flavor, William Gibson
Publication
Note
Cover subtitle: Encounters with a future that's already here
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction. African thumb piano -- Rocket Radio -- Since 1948 -- Any `mount of world' -- The baddest dude on Earth -- Talk for Book Expo, New York -- Dead man sings -- Up the Line -- Disneyland with the death penalty -- Mr. Buk's window -- Shiny balls of mud: Hikaru Dorodango and Tokyu Hands -- An invitation -- Metrophagy: The art and science of digesting great cities -- Modern boys and mobile girls -- My obsession -- My own private Tokyo -- The road to Oceania -- Skip Spence's jeans -- Terminal City -- Introduction: "The Body" -- The net is a waste of time -- Time machine Cuba -- Will we have computer chips in our heads? -- William Gibson's Filmless Festival -- Johnny: notes on a process -- Googling the cyborg
Control code
000048423263
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9780670921546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port

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