We are joined by Frank B. Wilderson III to discuss ‘Afropessimism’ and the broader developments and insights to his work and fellow thinkers. Interview by Dustin Breitling.Continue reading “Afropessimism w/ Frank B. Wilderson III”
We discuss with Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh about the nature of Omnicide, Philosophy After Dark, Seduction and Deception. Interview by Dustin BreitlingContinue reading “OmniSeductions w/ Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh Transcript”
We interview Ben Woodard and discuss his work focusing on the Naturphilosophie, Schelling, Slime Dynamics, and especially Biopolitics in the wake of Covid-19.
Interview by Dustin BreitlingContinue reading “NaturSlime w/ Ben Woodard”
The Duolingo mobile app provides a particular case study for encountering the overlap between symbolic and machine language systems in SLA (Second Language Acquisition). Although Duolingo is built upon both natural language as a trésure des significant, as well as the syntactical system of machine code which underwrites the application’s backend processes and frontend interfaces, its pedagogic pipeline bears certain particular features and underlying logics which structure the user’s experience. These features will be analysed presently.Continue reading “Memory Algorithms: Duolingo as a Platform for Second Language Acquisition”