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There is No Literal Meaning

There is No Literal Meaning

This post is a transcript of a video published in September 2019. Thanks to Heather Lee for the transcription and JP Marceau for the edition. One of the problems I run into when talking to people about symbolism is the whole literal versus metaphorical idea. I’ve...

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Haunted Computers

Haunted Computers

Computers are haunted objects – but they are not haunted by the same specters that frequent the halls of Victorian mansions, Southern plantations, or castles in the deep, dark Bavarian Forest. The past haunts those locales, but computers typically present themselves...

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Accelerationism and Dancing with Death

Accelerationism and Dancing with Death

This post is a transcript of a video from April 2019. Thanks to Heather Lee for the transcription and JP Marceau for the edition. In the past few years, we’ve seen in certain circles – both rightwing and leftwing – a resurgence of something called accelerationism,...

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