TIERNAN MORGAN is an arts writer based in New York. He works for Access Now, a non-profit dedicated to defending and extending the digital rights of internet users worldwide. He tweets @tiernanbambam.
Nele Wynants’s When Fact Is Fiction: Documentary Art in the Post-Truth EraBy Tiernan Morgan
The anthologys thirteen contributors, among them artists, photographers, broadcasters, and filmmakers, analyze projects that exemplify the discursive and rhetorical value of blurring the distinction between fiction and reality. But, despite its title, the contemporary context of online culture, populism, and fake news are almost entirely absent from its pages.