ein bericht zum stand der dinge in sachen »subsumption of the social« im kontext der »grauen politik« der daten-/bürgerüberwachung, am beispiel der USA.
(- ... und für alle, die noch etwas skeptisches themenmaterial für die anstehenden sylvesterparties und brauchen.) [ more ] about ... on the other side
a report from the state of affairs in the »grey politics« of social subsumption, i.e. data and citizen surveillance.
it was delivered by someone who knows the field quite inside-out, Jacob Applebaum (a programmer of the anonymity-software TOR). this video is from the keynote at the 29th CCC-congress, recently held in Hamburg.
- for everyone rather into worryful questions at the turn of the year, this is something to take to your newyears-parties. [ more ] about ... on the other side
The second episode of Liquid Theory TV takes as its focus Gilles Deleuzes short essay Postscript on the Societies of Control.
Don´t be fooled by the video format. this is theory. and it fits our "The Subsumption of Sociality" term-topic quite well.
Watch it - you will get the picture! [ more ] about Deleuze's Postscript on the Societies of Control
ISEA going wildly post-medial:
» Re-envisioning Art, Technology and Nature
Our species will survive neither by totally rejecting nor unconditionally embracing technology – but by humanizing it.
labSurLab event Quito 2012, June 15th-23rd (- incl. PML-presentation @ June 16th)
the post-media lab is participating and presenting itself in the labSurlab network meeting in Quito - thereby taking part in the 'turn to the south'.
here it seems we can only parttake in the spirit of 'la minga', listening and learning form a network of different labs and projects, invested in communal and shared post-media activity, vested with a well articulated tradition »of confluence, dialogue, creation and production of knowledge among initiatives and projects that are brewing around free culture, art, science, technology, free software and communities«. [ more ] about Una Vuelta al Sur
originally founded by George Collins, Marc Crépon, Catherine Perret, Bernard Stiegler and Caroline Stiegler, there is a project of critique not unlike the Post-Media Lab.
with a little more tonality of an idealism of »the life of the mind«, and a little less focus on alternative socialities, it attacks the situation, which the PML pretty similarly tries to adress in it´s »The Subsumption of Sociality« sub-theme. ars industrialis fears that we have reached a conjecture where [ more ] about ars industrialis
@ General Public, 11-12 May | Start: 11.05.2012 - 15:00 --- End: 12.05.2012 - 19:00
Address: General Public, Schönhauser Allee 167, 10435 Berlin (U2 Senefelder Platz) [ more ] about reSource 001: “Trial Crack” [event]
: an interim-statement chalked out by the PML, produced for the colaboration with the reSource platform + the event 'reSource 001: “Trial Crack”'