“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Talk this Friday

So my talk at The Nonhuman Turn will be about the video by Toni Basil of Talking Heads' "Crosseyed and Painless." It has always haunted me. I now think I know why.

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