Save Now [Y/N]? Machine Memory at War in Iain Banks’ Look to Windward

@article{Blackmore2010SaveN,
  title={Save Now [Y/N]? Machine Memory at War in Iain Banks’ Look to Windward},
  author={Tim Blackmore},
  journal={Bulletin of Science, Technology \& Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={30},
  pages={259 - 273}
}
  • T. Blackmore
  • Published 1 August 2010
  • Art
  • Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society
Creating memory during and after wartime trauma is vexed by state attempts to control public and private discourse. Science fiction author Iain Banks’ novel Look to Windward proposes different ways of preserving memory and culture, from posthuman memory devices, to artwork, to architecture, to personal, local ways of remembering. 
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