Reading sessions

Cybernetic Research Unit Research Unit

  • 2020-10-30 Tiqqun: The Cybernetic Hypothesis notes – we read the new introduction and chapters X and IV
  • 2020-11-06 Curtis: All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace, we watched Episode 2 (on cybernetics)
  • 2020-11-13 Kline: The Cybernetics Moment: Or Why We Call Our Age the Information Age, Chapter 2 (on the Macy conferences)
  • 2020-11-20 Hofstadter: I am a Strange Loop - Chapter 13 “The Elusive Apple of My “I” (2007)

Drifts

References

Curtis, Adam. 2011. "All Watched over by Machines of Loving Grace." Documentary series, BBC. https://thepiratebay.se/torrent/6457676/BBC_All_Watched_Over_By_Machines_Of_Loving_Grace.

Kline, Ronald R. 2015. The Cybernetics Moment: Or Why We Call Our Age the Information Age. First edition. New Studies in American Intellectual and Cultural History. New York: Johns Hopkins University Press. http://gen.lib.rus.ec/book/index.php?md5=254527E594A49CE50D59528C18556C7F.

Tiqqun. 2012. The Cybernetic Hypothesis. The Anarchist Library. http://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/tiqqun-the-cybernetic-hypothesis.

Tiqqun. 2020. The Cybernetic Hypothesis. Translated by Robert Hurley. Revised edition with a new introduction by the authors. Semiotext(e) Intervention Series. South Pasadena, CA: MIT Press; Semiotext(e).