[NetBehaviour] 1,2,3 sequences

Alan Sondheim sondheim at panix.com
Fri Aug 22 21:33:30 CEST 2008

1,2,3 sequences

1, universal slaughterhouse of the scrawl

death is accompanied by the annihilation of memory, the annihilation of
death. the political economy of death: I will Julu Twine to you; I will
Nikuko Dojoji to you. Nikuko Dojoji passes beneath the sign of Alan, Alan
Dojoji, another quality of identification that disappears. The beginning
of cache-drawing in Second Life, the opening of the maw of the true world,
virtual real, is gray mass, gray goo, outlines devoid of color. What is
discernible is the growing, cawing, of memory always already at work
signifying what is to come: proper names for these puppets or extensions,
these flesh-works redolent of the human. Inscribe Julu Twine, and that is
hir beginning and ending; hir cunt is dry fold in protocol codework dead-
space; hir skin tears at the seams. Look closely and frisson disappears
into ridging, swollen rips in the fabric of visual presence. Look closer
and real slaughter begins.

http://www.alansondheim.org/ blankgeneration jpgs

2, invasions

http://www.alansondheim.org/ once jpgs

torso-moss destruction of a great nation.
an environment for all ages and ideologies.
a platform for espousal of new ideas.
a compilation of redolent primitivism.
one-sided imaginary of dream-world imagery.
armies of the non-economic.
ruptured slaughterhouse of sea and island.
political economic of bandwidth bandits.

These will stop. These will come to an end, these experiments in space,
time, movement, bandwidth, interaction, perception, virtuality. These
will absolutely stop. These will absolutely come to an end.

>From the concrete, steel, and brick building of the Virtual Environments
Laboratory to the invisible, transparent, physical, translucent, and
opaque manifolds of the virtual reality of Second Life - this is a complex
domain of phenomenological experimentation that continues to expand and

3, Julu Twine sky-writer

http://www.alansondheim.org/ flyingwoman jpgs

Julu emits particle torso smoke, black smoker as undersea, seabottom,
airless; her movements sky-write fluidly and beautifully for everyone
to see. I can demonstrate live in Second Life; let me know when you
might be present. In any case,

To access the Odyssey exhibition The Accidental Artist:

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