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Published: 07 February 2019

192 Pages | 11

210x140mm

ISBN: 9780190625580


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Transmitted Wounds

Media and the Mediation of Trauma

Amit Pinchevski

  • Explores the ways media technology and logic shape the social life of trauma both clinically and culturally
  • Engages with recent and ongoing debates in materialist media theory
  • Features a series of case studies—from the radiocasts of the Eichmann trial to virtual reality therapy for PTSD—that demonstrate how the technological mediation of trauma feeds into the traumatic condition itself