Valerie Hegarty earned her MFA at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago:
Here are two recently published, ubercool-looking books by authors new to me:
excerpt, from Relata & Anti-relata: 4. Execution Errors:
Write until breakpoint.
Then execute trace.
There is a syntax error in line 2. This error can be corrected.
There is a logical error in line 3. This error
when an unintended output is produced
as for example the grid coordinates lock in
on the wrong house.
and a bug is dead
in the bug.
and this other stuff happens.
An exit status of zero indicates success;
any other exit status indicates failure. Failure
does not necessarily indicate that the process
failed altogether to accomplish its task.
"Incomparable. Post-genre horror, apocalypse theology and the philosophy of oil, crossbred into a new and necessary codex." China Miéville, author of Perdido Street Station.
"Reading Negarestani is like being converted to Islam by Salvador Dali." Graham Harman, author of Guerrilla Metaphysics: Phenomenology and the Carpentry of Things.