Interview for Description of the Lie.
Virilio addresses the phenomena of how the sense of natural distance
has been altered by technology. He writes, modeling his thoughts on Benjamin
and citing the painter Paul Klee in this instance:
Chase the links to Virilio's text, if you wish. For now though it might be best if everyone who has read this page, slows down and makes sure that they have their own working knowledge of concepts like, "distance," "presence," and "history". Please e-mail me your thoughts on these topics.