A Short Bibliography, Further Reading about Seeing Machines 12.06. – 27.09.2015 | online


Zygmunt Bauman and David Lyon, Liquid Surveillance: A Conversation, Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, 2012.

Walter Benjamin, The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, London et al.: Penguin, 2008 (1935).

Jenna Brager, “Selfie Control”, in The New Inquiry, 17 March 2014; http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/selfie-control/

James Bridle, various blogs; http://booktwo.org/; and “How Britain Exported Next-Generation Surveillance. Thousands of Cameras, Millions of Photographs, Terabytes of Data. You’re Tracked, Wherever you Go”, in Matter, 18 December 2013; https://medium.com/matter/how-britain-exported-next-generation-surveillance-d15b5801b79e

Grégoire Chamayou, A Theory of the Drone, New York: The New Press, 2015.

Die Überwacher. Prism, Google, Whistleblower, Edition: Le Monde diplomatique Nr. 16/2015.

Dave Eggers, The Circle, London et al.: Vintage Books, 2014.

Irmgard Emmelhainz, “Conditions of Visuality Under the Anthropocene and Images of the Anthropocene to Come”, in e-flux journal, #63, 03/2015; http://www.e-flux.com/journal/conditions-of-visuality-under-the-anthropocene-and-images-of-the-anthropocene-to-come/

Vilém Flusser, Towards a Philosophy of Photography, London: Reaktion Books, 2000 (1983).

Glenn Greenwald, No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State, New York: Picador, 2014.

Derek Gregory, “Drone Geographies”, in Radical Philosophy #183, January/February 2014; http://www.radicalphilosophy.com/article/drone-geographies

Christy Lange, “Blurred Visions”, in Frieze, 24 May 2013; http://www.frieze.com/issue/article/blurred-visions/

David Lyon, The Electronic Eye: The Rise of Surveillance Society, Minnesota: Minnesota UP, 1994.

Mittelberger, Pelz, Rosen, Franke (Hg.), Maschinensehen. Feldforschung in den Räumen bildgebender Technologien, Leipzig: Spector, 2013.

Trevor Paglen, “Operational Images”, in e-flux journal, # 59, 11/2011; http://www.e-flux.com/journal/operational-images/

Marco Roth, “The Drone Philosopher: Retribution in Repose”, in n+1 magazine, # 17, autumn 2013; https://nplusonemag.com/issue-17/politics/the-drone-philosopher/

“Safety in Numbers? Algorithms, Big Data and surveillance: what’s the response, and responsibility, of art? Jörg Heiser asked seven artists, writers and academics to reflect”, in Frieze, # 161, March 2014; http://www.frieze.com/issue/article/safety-in-numbers/

Susan Schuppli, “Deadly Algorithms. Can Legal Codes Hold Software Accountable for Code that Kills?”, in Radical Philosophy 187, September/October 2014; https://www.radicalphilosophy.com/commentary/deadly-algorithms

Alberto Toscano and Jeff Kinkle, Cartographies of the Absolute. An Aesthetics of the Economy for the 21st Century, Zero Books, 2015.

Eyal Weizman, “Violence at the Threshold of Detectability”, in e-flux journal, #64, 04/2015; http://www.e-flux.com/journal/violence-at-the-threshold-of-detectability/