The following are clips of my research for Branding the Species. You can see the first trains of thought here:
DMA Brand Lab II Blog
How am I going to do this? I have no idea.
For those unfamiliar, I study both Design and Linguistics. I love languages, and the idea of languages, and the idea that languages are...
"The lesson is thus the old Lacanian one: there is no big Other. The first to get it was Job - after Job is hit by calamities, his theological friends come, offering interpretations which render these calamities meaningful, and the greatness of Job is not so much to protest his innocence as to insist on the meaninglessness of his calamities...
SMHS Rocket Club has made it to the finals in the Team America Rocket Challenge. As the Advisor to this group, I am very proud. This is our first year as a club and we made it to the finals!
TEAM AMERICA ROCKETRY CHALLENGE
$60,000 in Annual Prizes for Students & Schools
• This event is an annual nation-wide rocketry-based aerospace...
Today was announced that Adobe and a big group of tech brands launches de Open Screen Project. That is a very good step for the Flash Platform, and one more of the good way for establish a standard to sharing experiences and information across the air.
Personally, I thought that to enjoy and understand all the things that come with this...
For some reason my research brought my thoughts back to Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. In Highschool, we focused on how the creature yearns for Frankenstein's affection, for he is the creature's "father". Frankenstein denies his paternal duties because he cannot find those affectionate feelings in such a horrid beast. Creature gets no TLC,...
The universal power of touch
Eva Scherer is frustrated that people in her adoptive country are afraid of touch. She says New Zealand is a "low touch" culture and she believes that many of the health and social problems experienced by children may stem from an aversion to touching.
Ms Scherer moved to New Zealand from Poland five...
Our Parenting Choices
by Pam Leo
"Everyday, every parent makes major and minor, conscious and unconscious decisions about how to interact with their children. We may be pushed by the traditions of culture, or the approval or disapproval of family members, but in the end, all parents decide for themselves how to treat their...
in this post i'm planning to break the conventional rules of posting in a "professional" environment by presenting my own thoughts and slightly intelligible opinions construced in a intoxicated environment. i find it dif if difficult to find the proper letters on my keyboard. this might take a while.
struggling as fuck to find the...
For months my hand was sealed off
in a tin box. Nothing was there but the subway railings.
Perhaps it is bruised, I thought,
and that is why they have locked it up.
You could tell time by this, I thought,
like a clock, by its five knuckles
and the thin underground veins.
It lay there like an unconscious...
What is unique to humans:
we can express our feelings (or affect) through our hands.
Two or more people voluntarily hold hands for one of the following reasons and purposes:
in various rituals:
in certain religious services, to pray
in various occult rituals
to express friendship or love
to enjoy physical intimacy (not...