Thuistezien 12 — 04.04.2020

The Medium is the Message
Marshall McLuhan and the Arts

According to Marshall McLuhan, the medium is the message. The first two-day symposium of the ongoing international exhibition project Feedback: McLuhan and the Arts was in the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague in 2017. For the symposium Moment of Truth: for a Reasonable Ecology between the Media an international panel with Jasper Bernes (USA), Josephine Bosma (NL), Florian Cramer (NL), Richard Cavell (CA), Garnet Hertz (CA), Dmytri Kleiner (CA), Ganaële Langlois (CA), Geert Lovink (NL), Willem van Weelden (NL) and moderated by Baruch Gottlieb (CA) tried to dissect McLuhan, while examining the changing role of literature and the arts as guides in times of technological advancement.

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