I'm happy to present tomorrow on plasmatic transformations as technological metaphors in literature and film in the Anna Amalia library in Weimar! Thrilled to have a real audience again... Find the program here.
Buy here or contact me for a draft version! Abstract: The relation of human experience of time and technological time has become more and more complex with the ubiquity of digital technologies. In this paper, I use J.M.E. McTaggartʼs distinction between the two temporal structures of A-series (time as ordered by past, present and future) [...]
Free Access, download here! Painting by Numbers: Digital Technology and the Art of Living ABSTRACT: The digital relies on computation. Programming uses algorithms. Algorithms are sets of rules that solve problems in a finite number of steps. In this sense, the digital world is governed by quantities, numbers, fixed rules. The degree of freedom seems [...]
For my German speaking friends: Have fun watching me talk fashion on TV, Hessischer Rundfunk: Alles Wissen.
Fresh from the press: New article on landscape painting, embodied perception and dystopian tech-futures…yvonnefoerster2020-10-08T18:40:13+01:00
My latest article reflects a weird connection between Asian classic landscape painting and dystopian science-fiction scenarios on the basis of embodiment theories of perception. Probably my craziest article so far, but I love the idea. What do you think? I'm happy to share the text!
Check out this fun piece on Georg Simmel's theory of fashion on the German radio channel WDR featuring yours truly!