In Amerika's world, populated only by words, language itself becomes the living organism, responding to touch, yielding, fluctuating with the vicissitudes of the reader's own psychological landscape. This is a notion in which the cyborg-narrator of Hypertextual Consciousness rejoices.

"In these disembodied moments of surreal pleasure," he writes, "there ignites the flaming rhetoric of economic composition."

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