More Brilliant Than the Sun: Adventures in Sonic Fiction

By Kodwo Eshun

Extra superb than the sunlight is a computer for traveling on the pace of inspiration, a explore for drilling into new degrees of probability area. Its undertaking is to undermine the strategies this current has of "Health" and "Culture" and to excite mockery and hatred opposed to those hybrid monsters of strategies.

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