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Dr. Poster was interviewed via Skype by Laureano Ralon on May 8th, 2011 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: http://www.figureground.ca/interviews/ Mark Poster teaches at the University of California Irvine in the History Department, the Department of Film and Media Studies, and the Critical Theory...
Mark Poster teaches at the University of California Irvine in the History Department, the Department of Film and Media Studies, and the Critical Theory Emphasis. He has courtesy appointments in the Department of Information and Computer Science and the Department of Comparative Literature. Some of his recent publications are: What’s the Matter with the Internet? (University of Minnesota Press, 2001), The Second Media Age (Blackwell, 1995), The Mode of Information (Chicago Press, 1990) and Cultural History and Postmodernity (Columbia University Press, 1997). Most recently, Dr. Poster continued his study of the social and cultural theory of electronically mediated information with a book entitled Information Please: Culture and Politics in a Digital Age (Duke University Press, 2006). A full bibliography of his works may be found here.