[NetBehaviour] reariting of the conversation by Rhea Myers & McKenzie Wark (Annie Abrahams)
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> Date: Tue, 1 Mar 2022 13:17:44 +0100
> From: Annie Abrahams <bram.org at gmail.com>
> To: NetBehaviour for networked distributed creativity
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> Got a private email from Ruth asking me if it would be this Friday,
> Yes it would be this* Friday March 4*. (16 h Paris time)
> I hope some of you will write me too, because reariting is best when you
> are at least 4. (for now there is just Ruth and me)
> Reminder: reariting is about thinking and learning, trying to understand,
> finding links, soft and blind spots, returning and kneading. It always
> starts somewhere in the middle, and somehow never ends.
> On Mon, Feb 28, 2022 at 10:01 AM Annie Abrahams <bram.org at gmail.com>
> > Hi, I am sure some of you have seen this conversation by Rhea Myers &
> > McKenzie Wark in Outland https://outland.art/rhea-myers-mckenzie-wark/
> > I read it and am intrigued, but some things are very dense or formulated
> > in a way that doesn't refer to what I know.
> > Might there be some of you who want to think through this conversation
> > via a reariting of it?
> > *I would like to propose Friday March at 16h Paris time. Please write me
> > an email if you want to think with others on this subject.*
> > Annie
> > --------
> > Reariting is the act of simultaneous reading and writing together on the
> > Internet. Reariting is used as a technique to think through a text
> > together. While we read the conversation, we will all use the same
> > framapad to write our reactions and asides related to this text. Thus we
> > explain and explore our understandings and misunderstandings of the text
> > --------
> > *Thus the Reading Club manifests itself as a facilitator for a
> > diffractive, distributed intelligence on-the-fly, creating text and
> > relational patterns that do not depend on canons. It generates creative
> > unexpected ?outcomes?. These are, in my opinion, not so much the texts
> > produced, as the ?diffractive moments? experienced by the reariters.*
> > Diffractive Reading in the Reading Club, Annie Abrahams, 2019.
> > https://elmcip.net/critical-writing/diffractive-reading-reading-club
> > In the article with Emmanuel Guez: *The machinic author*, published in
> > JCWS (Journal of Creative Writing Studies) we formulate it a bit
> > differently:
> > *She assists in an event that allows for diffractive moments (5) ? i.e ?a
> > mapping of interference? which take her out of self reflexivity, out of
> > systemised subjectivity, out of a world that only reproduces what it
> > already into an intra-active diffractive worlding (6). The machnic author
> > revealed herself as queer.*
> > Abrahams, Annie and Guez, Emmanuel (2019) ??The machinic author? Artist?s
> > Statement: The Reading Club?, Journal of Creative Writing Studies: Vol.
> > Iss.1, Article 8. ISSN: 2474-2937. Available at:
> > https://scholarworks.rit.edu/jcws/vol4/iss1/8
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