`Interventions and Intersections’ – The 2014 UWS Postgraduate Conference: conference photos, an overview, and my own 20-min paper (Powerpoint presentation) on the StoryAlity Theory.
A filmed PowerPoint presentation of a paper: “Weapons of Mass Instruction: Memetic Engineering and Directed Biocultural Evolution” (40 mins) given by JT Velikovsky at the `Initiating Change by Design’ Symposium, at University of Western Sydney in 2014.
An excerpt from Turner's chapter `An Ecopoetics of Beauty and Meaning' in the excellent anthology, Biopoetics (1999) and how it all applies to Memetics, Culture, and Film.
A formal Outline of a Science of Memetics: (1) Definitions, (2) The Theory, and (3) some Heuristics for – The scientific paradigm of Memetic Culturology.
The identification of the meme – the unit of culture – as: the holon-parton (Velikovsky 2013, 2016).
Quotes from EO Wilson on `The Arts and their Interpretation’ (and consilience) from a chapter in `Evolution, Literature, Film: A Reader’ (2010). There will be a test, on Friday.
Quote from EO Wilson from a chapter in `Evolution, Literature, Film: A Reader’ (2010).
An engaging and fun reading list for anyone who is interested in: Consilience – the unification of knowledge. i.e., Science meets the Creative Arts/Humanities, by way of – Social Science. Also (sometimes) known as “The Third Culture”.