Machines

The domain that is hosting this dossier, machines.kfitz.info, constitutes part of the dossier itself. The primary purpose of this site is to host the digital…

MS 152: Television Authorship

During Fall 2009, I had my first opportunity to design and teach a media studies elective, MS 152, Television Authorship. This course was originally meant…

On Teaching Infinite Jest**

During Summer 2009, hundreds of people formed a series of online and in-person reading groups focused around David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest, inspired by blogger…

In Memoriam**

After the death of my friend and colleague, David Wallace, I published an essay on Planned Obsolescence that attempted to express the enormity of the…

Lawrence Lessig, Remix

This untitled review covers Lawrence Lessig’s book, Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy for the Barnes and Noble Review.

Peer-to-Peer Review**

This essay, which now forms part of chapter 1 of Planned Obsolescence and was originally published as part of an online conference entitled Scientific Publications…