Author Archives: Jacob Ciocci

SPRING 2014 NEWS

1. I was invited to be a part of Brad Troemel’s “Chat Room 3″ reading group at BHQFU in Manhattan. They read 3 of my essays and we talked about them as a group. Also it was the day #normcore broke so let’s just say the discussion got #weirdcore. 2. I wrote a brief essay [...]

The Value Of Being Trolled

For about a week I have been wanting to write a blog post called “the value of being trolled” about how negativity online is related to cultural value. The introductory example was going to be Rebecca Black’s Friday, along with her recently uploaded video “Rebecca Black Reacts to Friday,” in which she cringe-watches her way [...]

WINTER 2013 NEWS

1. Very proud of our new limited edition VHS release “The Urgency”. We have been working on these songs and videos slowly over the past few years and I think it turned out great. It comes with an 8-page zine with some new writing by me. “DEDICATED TO ALL THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE HAD THEIR [...]