Includes bibliographical references (p. -354) and index. Introduction : histories of the future / Daniel Rosenberg and Susan Harding -- A notebook on desert modernism : from the Nevada test site to Liberace's two-hundred-pound suit / Joseph Masco -- How to make resources in order to destroy them (and then save them?) on the salvage frontier / Anna Tsing -- The cell phone and the crowd : messianic politics in the contemporary Philippines / Vicente L. Rafael -- Global futures : the game / Anna Tsing and Elizabeth Pollman -- Electronic memory / Daniel Rosenberg -- All that is solid melts into sauce : futurists, surrealists, and molded food / Jamer Hunt -- Sing out Ubik / Pamela Jackson -- Access fantasy : a story / Jonathan Lethem -- Subject, city, machine / Miryam Sas -- Manifesto of the Japanese futurist movement / Hirato Renkichi -- The future of the old economy : New Deal motives in new economy investors / Christopher Newfield -- Why Rachel isn't buried at her grave : ghosts, ufos, and a place in the West / Susan Lepselter -- The trouble with timelines and a timeline of timelines / Daniel Rosenberg and Sasha Archibald -- Living prophecy at heaven's gate / Susan Harding -- Trauma time : a still life / Kathleen Stewart.
- LCC: CB158
- Dewey Decimal: 303.49
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 360 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Edition Info: (cloth : alk. paper)
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