[Video Link] 'O Superman (For Massenet),' from "Big Science." Because the work of the woman the Los Angeles Times once called "the most important multimedia artist of our time" should be more than a footnote this week. It's not her only work, but it's a great place to start for younger readers of this blog who are not familiar with her 5-decades-and-counting career.
Laurie Anderson, 'O Superman,' 1981
Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: email@example.com.