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Magic and Loss

The Internet as Art

By Virginia Heffernan
10-minute read
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Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art by Virginia Heffernan

Magic and Loss (2016) explains the profound effects the internet has had on our society, for better or for worse. These blinks explore the true magic of the online world, while shining a light on the social losses that come along with it.

  • Students of media and communication sciences
  • Bloggers and web designers
  • Entrepreneurs who want to learn more about how people interact with the internet

Virginia Heffernan holds a PhD in English Literature from Harvard University. As a journalist, she has worked for the New York Times, Harper’s and Yahoo! News, among other publications, and is a highly sought-after speaker as well as a cultural critic.

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