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Hoisting the WeatherFlag

Data flies loosely in the breeze over the backyard. Uncoiling slowly, ¬†old glory beams flashes of illuminated light- hot white dots bursting from a line of stars against the navy. Call it a #WeatherFlag. Custom made for Fourth of July … Continue reading

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Fires from Friends: The Social Hearth

I recently transformed my non-functioning fireplace into an interactive sculpture. When one of 18 close friends share a photo or video to Instagram, it shares that light across the web into my living room, lighting what I call a “Social … Continue reading

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Anthologize Now

or, the perpetual need for binding and boundaries in discourse “You can’t win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine.” – Obi-Wan Kenobi The book has not, and will not, die. … Continue reading

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a media humanist’s manifesto

we are tired of division: media, culture, society, law, meaning, humanity, and so on. these are interconnected terms, defined by one another. they must be re-united. explication has been held prisoner by written language for too long. as if we … Continue reading

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