Christoph Weinberger completed his PhD in 2010 at the University of Vienna, where he studied journalism and communication studies. His dissertation is titled “Intoxication, Hallucination, and Madness: Medial Phantasms in the Discourse Networks of Friedrich Kittler.” He is a lecturer (with special focus on media philosophy) at the Institute for Philosophy in Vienna and publishes widely in Austrian newspapers and journals.
Friedrich Kittler, Christoph Weinberger; The Cold Model of Structure: Friedrich Kittler Interviewed by Christoph Weinberger. Cultural Politics 1 November 2012; 8 (3): 375–384. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/17432197-1722109
The following interview with Friedrich Kittler, conducted by Christoph Weinberger in July 2007, is a passionate and instructive tour de force of pithy sound bites in which Kittler looks back on his work and criticizes alternate approaches to media.