The twentieth-century celebrated technology as a way to achieve planetary unity and control. Yet today technics, nature, and human activity seem to combine in increasingly disorienting, uncontrolled compositions in which once-reliable distinctions lose their stability. How did we end up in this world of technological vertigo, this Mobius strip of world and planetary technics, wherein cause and effect, local and global factors, human and non-human agency, perpetually confuse and confound one another’s borders?
Technosphere × Knowledge Thu, Apr 14 — Sat, Apr 16, 2016
Anthropocene Curriculum | Campus: The Technosphere Issue 2016, Apr 14, Thu — 2016, Apr 22, Fri