[Wed, 02 Sep 2009 13:44:23 +0200] *** Be a hero! live
internet disorders iMAL/Brussels
1) Find spam e-mail and read it into a mike. 2) Stuff text into a digital voice recognition program. 3) Compile, cut up, accumulate, shuffle, reshuffle, degenerate, add, subtract, disorient.
jeanfrançois and jérôme Blanquet are the radical spin doctors of misinformation. In their version of modern dystopia, the mechanisms of viral infection create a blitzkrieg of verbal soundbytes and subliminal video.
These sensory games of millenial madness translate into slippery meaning, layers of connotation and denotation, a myriad of compressed verbal information and mixed intention. Burroughs for the digital age... This is time, in terms of a friendly spam e-mail, to "Be a Hero."