Selected Articles

The Cybernetic HypothesisOn the problem of methodology in the digital humanities.

The Poverty of PhilosophyOn speculative realism and object-oriented philosophy. Also available in Chinese.

Laruelle, Anti-CapitalistOn Laruelle, Marx, Althusser, and what it would mean to have a universe devoid of exchange.

Black Box, Black BlocOn cybernetics, black boxes, Tiqqun, and what it means to have "no demands." Also available in German.

Creative EvolutionOn the work of Nils Aall Barricelli and his experiments creating artificial living organisms in the early 1950s. View a simulation of Barricelli's 1953 experiment. Or read a longer version of the article.

NetworksA chapter in the book Critical Terms for Media Studies, edited by WJT Mitchell and Mark Hansen.

Debord's Nostalgic AlgorithmOn Guy Debord's 1978 game "The Game of War." An HTML version including higher resolution images is also available.


My interview with McKenzie Wark, published in boundary 2 online, covering his current work, the influence of Donna Haraway, the state of contemporary theory, and many other topics.

A dialogue between me and David Berry in Theory, Culture, and Society on networks, Deleuze, Latour, digital humanities, love, the non-human, Laruelle, and other topics.

An interview with Stephen Squibb for Idiom magazine on Tiqqun and some contemporary directions in French philosophy.

Interview by Henrique Costa of the Brazilian Digital Culture Forum. (In Portuguese or English).

We Are the Gold Farmers—Interview by Pau Alsina on protocol, networks, Google, algorithmic culture, counter-gaming.