Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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those techniques are actually more for reminding the reader that what he or she is reading is mediated

on footnotes

—p.17 Introduction: Consider David Foster Wallace (12) default author
notable
1 year, 4 months ago


she's receiving heavily mediated data

quoted from Conversations With p. 34

—p.ix Preface: David Foster Wallace and "The Long Thing" (vi) by David Foster Wallace
strange
1 year, 8 months ago


The fourth influence Gidden lists, is 'the prevalence of mediated experience'.

quoting Anthony Giddens in Modernity and Self-Identity (listing his factors of heightened contemporary reflexivity)

—p.32 Hyperreflexivity (26) default author
notable
1 year, 5 months ago


The problem is rather that folk-political thinking is content to remain at (and even privileges) that level – of the transient, the small-scale, the unmediated and the particular. It takes these to be sufficient rather than simply necessary moments

—p.13 Our Political Common Sense: Introducing Folk Politics (5) default author
notable
1 year, 3 months ago


When the individual liberty and freedom it promises is mediated through the institutional arrangements of private property and the market, as it is in both liberal theory and practice, then huge inequalities result

—p.232 What is to be Done? And Who is Going to Do It? (215) default author
notable
1 year, 2 months ago


a fairly familiar postmodern defence of poetry: We are all trapped in modes of inauthenticity, all of us mediated by discourses more powerful than the mere individual's

—p.325 Life's White Machine: Ben Lerner (320) default author
notable
1 year, 2 months ago

The Future of Fiction
by multiple authors

The Future of Fiction
by multiple authors


the technologies mediating our discourse were outstripping our discourse's ability to define those changes or formulate satisfactorily the terms with which to consider and debate their implications

—p.28 Literature as Lyrical Politics (28) default author
notable
1 year, 2 months ago


looking is always mediated by other representations of looking

—p.46 Serious Noticing (29) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago


The desire to find employment should no longer be merely a mediated desire for the goods that wages circuitously permit buying, but an intrinsic desire for the activity for its own sake

—p.52 Joyful Auto-Mobiles (Employees: How To Pull Their Legs) (49) default author
notable
1 year, 3 months ago