Cross-readings along the axes of resource:
The Call for Feminist Data [EN] (2018)
OUR INITIAL INTENTION: to create a data set that provides a resource that can be used to train an AI to locate feminist and other intersectional ways of thinking across digital media distributed online.
Manifesto for the Gynecene [EN] (2015)
8.. We also believe the emancipatory use of sustainable technology has to play an important part in any future ecology, including the protection and preservation of “nature”, just as much as a needed change in our position towards nature and its exclusive understanding as resource for endless consumption.
I am making an argument for the cyborg as a fiction mapping our social and bodily reality and as an imaginative resource suggesting some very fruitful couplings.
In the traditions of 'Western' science and politics--the tradition of racist, male-dominant capitalism; the tradition of progress; the tradition of the appropriation of nature as resource for the productions of culture; the tradition of reproduction of the self from the reflections of the other - the relation between organism and machine has been a border war.
Nature and culture are reworked; the one can no longer be the resource for appropriation or incorporation by the other.
Chief among these troubling dualisms are self/other, mind/body, culture/nature, male/female, civilized/primitive, reality/appearance, whole/part, agent /resource, maker/ made, active/passive, right/wrong, truth/illusion, totaVpartial, God/man.
Or organisms could be mechan-ized - reduced to body understood as resource of mind.
Similar but not the same to resource:resources
Also specific to The Call for Feminist Data [EN] (2018):
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