"A Strange Chaos": Preserving Internet Art in the Wake of Walter Benjamin's Critical Legacy.

Boxer, Carly B.

2013

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  • This thesis explores current approaches to preserving Internet art, and examines comparisons made between Internet art and earlier media from a theoretical perspective. Contemporary preservation implicitly accepts as true twentieth-century literary critic Walter Benjamin's contention that the mechanically reproduced work of art loses its aura and falls victim to ideological objectives: in so doing... read more
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