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NOTES ON ALEXANDER KLUGE

In early october 2014, Alexander Kluge presented a series of films at the Whitechapel Gallery in London. The programming culminated in a seven hour Sunday screening of  2,470 more words

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Constructing Cons(piracy) and Hyperstition: sowing the seeds of Discordia?

Diffractions Lecture Series will take a look at the cultural and psychological aspects of conspiracy theories and how they are relevant in today’s reality.

The discussion will synthesize theories of Icke, Žižek, Negarestani, and Han-yu Huang. 274 more words

Diffractions

The Asimov Illusion

Could believing in something so innocuous, so obvious, as a ‘meeting of the minds’ destroy human civilization?

Noocentrism has a number of pernicious consequences, but one in particular has been nagging me of late: The way assumptive agency gulls people into thinking they will ‘reason’ with AIs. 1,835 more words

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