Nathan Jurgenson

Social media theorist, sociologist. Written for The Atlantic, Salon, Sociological Images, Racism Review, Inside Higher Ed, Corriere della Sera, and others.

David Cronenberg’s Prophetic Videodrome
3 years ago
Videodrome is the best movie ever made about Facebook. What felt “vaguely futuristic” about it in 1983 is prescient today: technology and media are ever more intimate, personal, embodied, an interpene...