Archive - Book Review

Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir

Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir

author: Lauren Slater

name: Steev

average rating: 3.90

book published: 2000

rating: 5

read at: 2018/07/04

date added: 2018/07/04

shelves: memoir, fun, spirit-self

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New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

author: James Bridle

name: Steev

average rating: 2.00

book published:

rating: 0

read at:

date added: 2018/06/26

shelves: after-the-fall, art, wishlist, politics

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The Baffler No. 39 - The Organization of Hatreds

The Baffler No. 39 - The Organization of Hatreds

author: Chris Lehmann

name: Steev

average rating: 5.00

book published:

rating: 5

read at:

date added: 2018/06/22

shelves: fun, own-it, politics

review:
Especially standout article: "Manufacturing Consent" by Robin West

Live Work Work Work Die: A Journey into the Savage Heart of Silicon Valley

Live Work Work Work Die: A Journey into the Savage Heart of Silicon Valley

author: Corey Pein

name: Steev

average rating: 3.71

book published:

rating: 5

read at: 2018/05/12

date added: 2018/05/12

shelves: own-it, politics

review:
Definitely scathing! This book confirmed and resonated with my experience living in SF during the first web boom, and Pein’s healthily cynical take is refreshing and entertaining. I’m someone else who lived through it but didn’t drink the koolaid, and trust me, be very afraid of Silicon Valley.

Noise: The Political Economy of Music

Noise: The Political Economy of Music

author: Jacques Attali

name: Steev

average rating: 4.11

book published: 1977

rating: 5

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date added: 2018/04/27

shelves: art, politics

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The Baffler No. 38 - Holy Orders

The Baffler No. 38 - Holy Orders

author: Lehmann, Chris

name: Steev

average rating: 4.33

book published:

rating: 5

read at: 2018/04/12

date added: 2018/04/12

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Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?

author: Alison Bechdel

name: Steev

average rating: 3.66

book published: 2012

rating: 5

read at: 2018/02/04

date added: 2018/02/04

shelves: fun, memoir, own-it

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The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

author: Philip K. Dick

name: Steev

average rating: 4.01

book published: 1965

rating: 4

read at: 2018/01/29

date added: 2018/01/29

shelves: fun, novels, own-it, politics

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The Baffler No. 37 (Power, Corruption, and Lies)

The Baffler No. 37 (Power, Corruption, and Lies)

author: Chris Lehmann

name: Steev

average rating: 4.60

book published:

rating: 5

read at: 2018/01/18

date added: 2018/01/18

shelves: fun, own-it, politics

review:

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author: Richard McGuire

name: Steev

average rating: 4.16

book published: 2014

rating: 5

read at: 2017/12/24

date added: 2017/12/24

shelves: art, fun, own-it

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