`Interventions and Intersections’ – The 2014 UWS Postgraduate Conference: conference photos, an overview, and my own 20-min paper (Powerpoint presentation) on the StoryAlity Theory.
The “Less-Than-One-Percent” Problem, in Stories / Screenplays / Movies.
A recap of the ASPERA 2014 conference: `Screen Explosion’.
On reductionism and determinism and expansionism and indeterminism.
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.
Twenty-something controversies in Ten Domains; It’s a scandal, I tellsya. The ten domains being: Consilience > Evocriticism > Systems Theory > Creativity > Biology > Culture > Cultural Evolution > Narratology > Screenwriting > Filmmaking > Memetics > Philosophy.
EO Wilson, Csikszentmihalyi and Daniel C Dennett on memes – and also Tooby and Cosmides on evolutionary psychology, and what emotions actually are. (And, what they’re for.)
An analysis of how movie pitches (hybrid memes) work.