"Caught In the Web: Tales From the 'Net"
October 25th 7-9 PM
934 Dorchester Ave
Bring Your Spam Sonnets! Chat-Room Persona Poems! Facebook Folktales!
Need Inspiration? See Writing Prompts Below:
I can search a thought and
see the number of people who
have had the same thought before me.
Not looking to leaders, but curators
who can efficiently signal where to
find the good stuff.
Information is the
truth value of a proposition.
The collective externalized mind.
Giving you information faster than you can retrieve it from memory.
We have become Hunter Gatherers
of Images & Info.
The internet delocalizes your community.
You participate from wherever you are.
Our sense of orientation, space + place
have changed – our sense of the details necessary to make decisions has changed.
A life that generates its
own electronic shadow.
We are instruments of our
The internet takes advantage
of our appetites.
Hope to see you there!