Humanities

Writing a 250 words reading response base on the following readings or videos.

): Ed Keller: DESIGN and NATURE lecture

Cities, technology, architecture, networks, shadow ecologies. The interface.

“What will these emerging forms of hybrid media do to individual and collective agency, to the concept of a common that exists at a global scale? Massively open datascapes, techniques of encryption, of datamining, of disinformation, are transforming the nature of the citizen/agent. These changes are taking place so rapidly that most of us do not notice, as the consequences of ubiquitous computation and communication have so deeply penetrated our daily lives, rendering us ever more as ‘naked life’ in the global theatre. Unanticipated forms of transparency become the rule rather than the exception.” Ed Keller

READING
Required
Sadie Plant- foreword to The Spam Book
http://www.sadieplant.com/home/publications/spam
Mark Wigley_ Network Fever
[pdf in google drive, https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxeiMVMQITUASFBacGM5UkNUT1E ]

https://medium.com/after-us/towards-a-poetics-of-artificial-superintelligence-ebff11d2d249

Recommended
Parikka and Sampson- Intro to The Spam Book

http://www.e-flux.com/journal/53/59883/the-black-stack/
http://discovermagazine.com/2001/apr/featbomb
http://www.the-compost-gardener.com/haber-process.html
<https://www.scribd.com/doc/110675262/Agent-Intellects-Pattern-as-a-Form-of-Thought>
<https://www.scribd.com/doc/110673594/On-Architecture-s-use-and-abuse-of-models-of-life>
Carlson-Biological_Technology_in_2050
[pdf in google drive, D4TC readings 2016 ]
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3051140/designing-women/daisy-ginsberg-is-natures-most-deadly-synthetic-designer
www.pnas.org/content/112/38/11899.abstract
https://archive.org/stream/fp_Silent_Spring-Rachel_Carson-1962/Silent_Spring-Rachel_Carson-1962_djvu.txt
http://nautil.us/blog/-if-you-were-a-secret-message-where-in-the-human-genome-would-you-hide
Turning-away http://tripleampersand.org/turning-away/

https://socialecologies.wordpress.com/2014/06/11/accelerationism-the-new-prometheans-red-stack-attack/

http://www.euronomade.info/?p=2268

FILM:

https://9anime.to/watch/ghost-in-the-shell-2-innoc…

Koyaanisqatsi, Reggio