Diet Soap Podcast #211: The Concept of Meta

“Meta” is the topic this week as Daniel Coffeen and I discuss his essay Meta Shmeta: Postmodernity, & the False Metaphor of the Fourth Wall. Coffeen is a regular guest on Diet Soap.

Per the Urban Dictionary “Meta” is a term, especially in art, used to characterize something that is characteristically self-referential.

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Upcoming episodes of Diet Soap will include conversations with Jason Horsley, Margaret Kimberley, Robert Lee, and more. The second Double Feature Review podcast with Jim Farris is coming and I’ll be doing a Zero Books Podcast with David blacker. That one is tentatively titled Zero Time and should be out in June.

Thanks for that link, DMF

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