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Open Sesame. Pretty please?

Like millions of people living today who are semi-computer capable and who have a love/hate, “but mostly hate” relationship with technology simply because it moves at precisely the same speed as the tip of a bullwhip, I have one overwhelming pain-in-the-backside problem that grows monumentally larger every single day: 908 more words



Following on from this weeks class presentations I thought it would be interesting to explore the idea of memory and its connection to personal identity. It would seem that episodic memories, the recall of personal experiences and events are most closely tied to a person’s sense of identity. 196 more words


The Winter Soldier: How do Actors and Actresses Deal?

Since time is a jumble of non-linear memories and haphazard story lines mixed in with the fantasy world in my head, I don’t remember which weekend, but some weekend ago, an awesome friend took us to see Captain America: The Winter Soldier. 1,223 more words


Self portrait illustration

This illustration is one of a few that I’m using in my personal identity and branding.

Exhibition Week 9

We finally made it ! After many long nights, and heaps of preparation, today was the day where each student in my class hung our work from this term, which will later be opened to the public to see :) It was so great to see everyone’s end product! 18 more words

Who Am I?

*queue jean valjean’s solo*

What’s in a name? How does one go about visually representing themselves? What is too literal? What is too much? Too simple? 343 more words

Graphic Design

Reframing the 'self': personal identity, social identity, self-concept and self-presentation

In his book about Richard Rorty Neil Gross makes interesting use of the notion of self-concept, understanding it as the totality of things an individual thinks and feels to be true about themselves. 1,000 more words

Sociological Theory