Excommunication a book by Alexander R. Galloway, Eugene Thacker and McKenzie Wark, in review

“where the idea of excommunication may be felt most immediately is in tapping into the simmering desire, for those who have such a choice, to disconnect from the frenetic energies of hypermediation, and to find opportunities of contemplation and reimagination in the spaces of communicative exclusion.”

Excommunication “provides a model for productively engaging with those messages—emerging, for example, from states of personal or political apathy, silence or refusal—which declare that there will be no more communication.”

…”there exist worlds outside of what can be communicated and mediated”…

– from here