The Media Arcane

  title={The Media Arcane},
  author={Timon Beyes and Clau Pias},
  journal={Grey Room},
From People to Objects: The digital transformation of fields
  • C. Alaimo
  • Computer Science
  • Organization Studies
  • 2021
This study shows how data, data objects and their infrastructures are involved in transforming the links between institutions and practice, and calls for a thorough rethinking of existing approaches to the concepts of organizations and fields. Expand
machines, which we can still call media, are therefore neither infrastructural nor transcendental; rather, they are immanent to semiotechnics, where they play a creative “piloting role.” To specifyExpand
Novel Thought: Towards a Literary Study of Organization
Novels espouse an epistemological freedom that is beyond even experimental forms of scholarly research and writing. Precisely this freedom makes novels so conducive to thought. Their enduringExpand


  • Verso
  • 2018
Google Researchers Are Learning How Machines Learn,
  • New York Times,
  • 2018
New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future (London: Verso
  • 2018
  • Springer
  • 2017
395–412; Felix Stalder, The Digital Condition, trans
  • Valentine A. Pakis (Cambridge, UK: Polity, 2017); Andreas Bernard, The Triumph of Profiling: The Self in Digital Cultures (London: Polity Press, forthcoming); and Timon Beyes, Jörg Metelmann, and Claus Pias, eds., Nach der Revolution: Ein Brevier digitaler Kulturen
  • 2017
Galison, “Secrecy in Three Acts,
  • Social Research 77,
  • 2017
The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms That Control Money and Information
This collection of essays provides a glimpse into the diversity of Australia’s youth subcultures and offers theoretical and methodological approaches that will benefit both Australian and non-Australian scholars interested in qualitative and contemporary theoretical youth and media studies. Expand
The marvelous clouds: Toward a philosophy of elemental media
  • Lars Nyre
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • New Media Soc.
  • 2016
Bring home now the book enPDFd the marvelous clouds toward a philosophy of elemental media to be your sources when going to read to not only display in your racks but also be the one that can help you fining the best sources. Expand
  • Bloomsbury
  • 2015
  • Jonathan Cape
  • 2015