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Culture, cultural artefacts and community acceptance

We are adding to culture in what we post or otherwise contribute albeit by way of nano increments. Sometimes those increments can be decisive and influential – out of all apparent proportion to their value. This is often apparent in the media world and previously in the publishing world. This may be because the artefact [...]

Reflections on Poster and images of digital culture

Poster, Mark (2006) “The good, the bad and the virtual” from Poster, Mark, Information please: culture and politics in the age of digital machines pp. 139-160, 274-5, Durham, N.C.; London: Duke University Press.

What struck me from our two week short film festival was the way the cyberworld and the future were dominated by [...]

A Little About Hand

Have had my first proper read through of Hand’s text. I will do a proper analysis of it tomorrow when I give it a more considered read, but I thought I’d talk about some of the metaphors that stayed fixed in my head as I was going through it.

Perhaps because over the past couple of [...]