The acted document

Pictures of epistemic fluency

A fortune cookie cartoon about closing cultural gaps – inclusively. Inspired by a DefCon talk.

Terministic screens

This post explores the “terministic screen”, which directs attention to certain types of perceptions that inform symbolic action. If it is true that “All terminologies must implicitly or explicitly embody choices between the principles of continuity and the principles of discontinuity”, might there be situations where they are transcended?

Reinventing the craft

And what if . . . we agreed to … create a space, a “blank” reserve, as the painters of Lascaux did to create depth and movement?


First, though, what is life?

The acted document

This preliminary post will consider an important feature of the acted document that is the documentary: self awareness. I will contrast a shining example of this with an anthropological inversion.