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Consensual Hallucination

I’ve recently been working on some new abstract pieces. They’re very different to the collage work I do or my usual painting style, but I love the change of pace and this new way of creating. 141 more words

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Neuromancer

This is a hell of a story

Written by
William Gibson in 1984

I’d heard of Neuromancer and how it was a classic piece of science fiction.

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Science Fiction/fantasy

Book Review: Artificial Culture: Identity, Technology, and Bodies by Tama Leaver

Title:  Artificial Culture:  Identity, Technology, and Bodies                     

Author: Tama Leaver

ISBN: 1283458829

Published: Published May 10th 2014 by Routledge (first published January 1st 2011)

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2015 Book Review

Neuromancer: Case Is A Script Kiddie!

I’m re-reading Neuromancer, William Gibson’s sci-fi/cyberpunk classic. The book amazes me as much now as it did when I read it back in the ’80s. 210 more words

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Johnny Mnemonic

In 1984 William Gibson released Neuromancer, a speculative fiction based in a cyberpunk world of the future. Neuromancer was the first instance of the term ‘cyberspace’, continuing the theme throughout the trilogy and inspiring many of modern day media ideals of cyberspace and cyberpunk. 220 more words

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Research imitates (science) fiction, or which way around is it?

Lately I’ve been trying to get to the core of things around virtual reality and the metaphors that are commonly used when describing the experience of being immersed in computer-generated virtual environments such video games. 834 more words

Virtual Reality

Book Review: Neuromancer

The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel.
-Chapter One: Chiba City Blues, Neuromancer

To be perfectly honest, I would never have picked up this book if not for my Science Fiction module. 811 more words

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