REALITY HUNGER, REMIXED

REALITY HUNGER, REMIXED


A representation of David Shields' Reality Hunger,
a manifesto about remixing, plagiarism, non-fiction,
reality, and the culture of appropriation.

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James Frey

I mean, I knew I'd never be the football star or the student council president and, you know, once people started saying I was the bad kid, I was like, "All right, they think I'm the bad kid. I'll show them how bad I can be."

A - overture


B - memesis


C - books for people who find television too slow


D - trials by google


E - reality


F - memory


G - blur


H - now


I - the reality-based community


J - hip-hop


K - reality tv


L - collage


M - in praise of brevity


N - genre


O - contradiction


P - doubt


Q - thinking


R - autobio


S - persona


T - ds


U - alone


V - it is much more important to be oneself than anything else


W - risk


X - let me tell you what your book is about


Y - manifesto


Z - coda