In 1998, they looked toward The Shape of Punk to Come. Now, the highly influential Swedish punk band Refused returns with Freedom, their first album in 17 years. It is a mix of extreme left political vitriol, hokey mid-tempo riffing and an awkwardly placed pop sheen.
Ms. America, net.flag, the art of dissent, John Hancock's signature and the man who saw America in this weeks Critical Links.
Taking measure of sexism, the state of higher education, algorithmic citizenship, the gender gap in Wikipedia authors and art and money in this weeks Critical Links."
Thoughts on Liturgy's new album "The Ark Work" which re-contextualizes black metal tropes in the face of often harsh critical attitudes.
The Machines are Coming, Feminist art in New York, An interview with Domenico Quaranta, O.O.P.S. vs M.O.O.C.s, and an exhibition on Post-Humanism and Cyborgs in London in this weeks Critical Links.
Steph Alarcon, Christina Dunbar-Hester, Tamsyn Gilbert, Seda Gurses, Jara Rocha, Femke Snelting and Sophie Toubin collaborate to examine feminism, technology and the digital.
Technology waste, the lonely cockpit of our lives, wealth and social media, Hillvetica, and school photoshops Feminist t-shirt in this weeks Critical Links.
Afrofuturist music videos, learning to see data, the Podemos revolution, an open letter to Wikipedia, tactical urbanisms and why big data is bad data in this weeks Critical Links.
Eric Anthamatten considers photography and technology in his piece on the exhibition 'Prison Obscura'.
New York's networked infrastructure, solving the origin-of-life conundrum, ghosts of home geography, the taming of tech criticism, an open letter to museums and there is something about the digital in this weeks Critical Links.