Essays

The Politics of Not-listening

Am I not speaking to you? If I am, then why do you look away from me? ‘Not-responding’ is a usual tactic employed by many to undermine the integrity of ...

Some considerations of paradox

Earlier this year a conversation between Slavek Kwi, Dallas Simpson and I begun after I published my work 'Circadian rhythm disorders' where a text accompan...
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errormancy: glitch as divination

“...divine by airy impressions, by the blowing of the winds, by rainbows, by circles round about the moon and stars, by mists and clouds, and by imaginati...
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infinite sound in the silence of a grain

“We can see that beneath the level of the note lies the realm of micro-sound, of sound particles. These are the building blocks of complex sounds. Like the qu...
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the grain of the auditory field

“The sound of the escalator's motor had become indistinct, although I could still feel a faint rhythm transmitted through the steps, which I assumed were ca...

Reflections on silence

  When you listen to silence, silence listens back to you There is no traffic hum or any other urban sound. There are no trees around or even the...