How Media Is Like A Dream

Row, row, row your boat, merrily down the mainstream

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5 min readOct 25, 2022

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Chathurika Jayani, Dreamscape 15, 2021

Media is not a window onto the world. It’s a window into the machine dream world, a system of material production pumping out industrialized information into every sensory organ. All of our media—including news—are just carefully engineered dreams. They’re either completely manufactured hallucinations (like dramas) or selectively…

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Indrajit (Indi) Samarajiva is a Sri Lankan writer. Follow me at www.indi.ca, or just email me at indi@indi.ca.