The New Alphabet – Opening Days

2019, Jan 10 — 13

Are binary code, algorithms, and DNA the alphabets of today? The current explosion of knowledge is accompanied by the segmentation of the world into the smallest units. The binary code – with only two elements the greatest abstraction of the alphabetical principle – makes the polymorphism of the analog calculable.

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Audio – 0:19:10

Conversation: Richard Sennet, Alexander Kluge (German, English)

Part of “From Zed to Omega” Original version Conversation, Jan 10, 2019 With an acknowledgment from Olga von Schubert.

Audio – 1:43:39

The Letters of Creation (German, English)

Part of “From Zed to Omega” With Beatrice Gründler, Nahed Samour, Peter Schäfer, Richard Sennett, moderated by Christoph Markschies Original version Conversation, Jan 10, 2019