Author: Aleena Chia

Aleena Chia (Indiana University) is a PhD candidate who is interested in digital media - specifically in the affective politics of virtual worlds. Also working on projects investigating the technological sublime of digital media, cybernetics and popular culture, as well as technological utopianism and design.

Oops, I Swiped My Book: Nostalgia and Finitude in Digital Media

Can a book really tell us about our changing attitudes towards knowledge? Can a page-flip user interface really shed light on ways of being in the world? The answers to these questions are not governed by destiny, but by your emergent responses.