echo-locating the self

echo-locating the self

Being disconnected puts the body in doubt or bring on sudden vulnerability, since there’s no continual Other with whom you’re bouncing off continual information pings. In essence, in the digital era, we echo-locate the self.

Qualitative Analysis as Sensory Performance

Qualitative Analysis as Sensory Performance Annette Markham I am reading about synaesthesia, the blending or blurring of senses that happens when one becomes particularly attenuated to a way of knowing that eludes a single sense.  I’ve been thinking about this...
Interaction in digital contexts: persistent characteristics

Interaction in digital contexts: persistent characteristics

Interaction in digital contexts: persistent characteristics Annette Markham How does digital media influence the enactment of self, the interplay of self and other, and the construction of meaning in context? This is a key question in thinking about the dramaturgy of...