Fiction as Method: Jon K Shaw, Theo Reeves-Evison (eds)
Sternberg Press 2018 , Paperback, English, 368 pages, 20.4 x 13.4 x 3 cm,
Texts by Justin Barton, Delphi Carstens & Mer Roberts, Tim Etchells, Matthew Fuller, David Garcia, Dora García, M. John Harrison, Simon O’Sullivan, Erica Scourti, Jon K Shaw and Theo Reeves-Evison. In the anthology Fiction as Method, a mixture of new and established names in the fields of contemporary art, media theory, philosophy, and speculative fiction explore the various ways fiction manifests, and provide insights into subjects ranging from the hive mind of the art collective 0rphan Drift to the protocols of online self-presentation. With an extended introduction by the editors, the book invites reflection on how fictions proliferate and are carried by a range of mediums including but not limited to, the written word.