NEW URBAN CONDITIONS
EDITED BY TIMUR ZOLOTOEV,
YULIA GROMOVA, PAWEL WARGAN
New Urban Conditions—a series of essays and projects submitted through Strelka Mag’s open call—navigates the complex new realities shaped by emerging technologies. This volume inaugurates Strelka Mag as a publishing platform, and expands on the research of The New Normal, Strelka Institute’s speculative urbanism think-tank.
A Glimpse into a Dark Future: Amazon’s Logistics of Extraction and the Illusion of Efficiency
In allowing Amazon to invent our future, we have lost sovereignty over our cities, our regions and our bodies. The commerce giant’s invisible logistics chains leave an imprint on everything they touch.