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Remediating the Infected Body: Writing the Viral Self in Melinda Rackhams carrier

Remediating the Infected Body: Writing the Viral Self in Melinda Rackhams carrier Melinda Rackham&apos;s web-based multimedia installation <i>carrier</i> invites its audience to consider the intersections of virus and human, through an investigation of the Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and its impact upon conceptions of the self in the posthuman digital era. Rackham uses her experience with HCV to posit the infected as more-than-human, and in doing so she prompts new ways of thinking about the personal story in a hypertextual framework. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Biography University of Hawai'I Press

Remediating the Infected Body: Writing the Viral Self in Melinda Rackhams carrier

Biography , Volume 35 (1) – Jul 1, 2012

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University of Hawai'I Press
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0162-4962
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Abstract

Melinda Rackham&apos;s web-based multimedia installation <i>carrier</i> invites its audience to consider the intersections of virus and human, through an investigation of the Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and its impact upon conceptions of the self in the posthuman digital era. Rackham uses her experience with HCV to posit the infected as more-than-human, and in doing so she prompts new ways of thinking about the personal story in a hypertextual framework.

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BiographyUniversity of Hawai'I Press

Published: Jul 1, 2012

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