Look up

Look up

I’m supposed to be writing a research proposal right now. But I’m distracted. By a YouTube video. Gark Turk’s spoken-word piece Look Up turns the lens on distractions themselves, and considers how technologies and devices are shaping our behaviour and relationships. I dare you to watch the video and not feel some twinge of recognition … Continue reading

Why we should use the internet: to get off the internet

You gotta do something to it to keep it interesting, and for me that’s often doing something you’re not supposed to do, like making things too loud, fucking it up with some dirty space echo or tape delay. Like, people are so hyper-stimulated nowadays, you gotta do something extreme to make ‘em pay attention.                                                                             … Continue reading