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Constructing a shrine to the random

“I am going to build a church some day,” Gregory Bateson once said. “It will have a holy of holies and a holy of holy of holies, and in that ultimate box will be a random number table.” I’ve shared this quote here… 792 more words

Writing

Il problema del potere in G. Bateson.

Settimana scorsa mi sono recato con enorme ritardo ad un seminario il cui tema era”il pensiero di Gregory Bateson” (e, aggiungo io, l’eco del suo pensiero nel counselling sistemico). 1,118 more words

Antipedagogia

University of Otago 2014

On March 21, 2014 I presented “Constructing frames: Goffman, Bateson, and frame analysis as a neglected part of social construction theory” at the University of Otago, in Dunedin, New Zealand. 243 more words

Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz

Gregory Bateson

Arruma e desarruma mundos.

A imensidão das coisas simples: (des)arrumar o quarto, uma mesa, uma gaveta, uma frase, uma história, uma cabeça.

Ideia de transformação do real; como lugar onde o erro, a tolice, a desordem e o riso são critérios rigorosos e muitas vezes são o caminho curto, curvo e certeiro para fazer colidir mundos que se desconheciam. 507 more words

It's Not Mine It's Yours

Back with a bang!

I didn’t expect my first post back to be about something truly interesting. Our lecture on the theories of Gregory Bateson was a pleasant surprise! 557 more words

Back with a bang!

I didn’t expect my first post back to be about something truly interesting. Our lecture on the theories of Gregory Bateson was a pleasant surprise! 557 more words

An Ecology Of Mind

Blog 2 - Media Ecologies

When I first encountered the term ‘media ecologies’, I was a little puzzled by what was meant by ecology. Naturally, I associated ‘ecology’ with ‘nature’. After doing a quick Google search, I found that the word ecology derives from the Greek, meaning ‘the study of the house’. 391 more words