"Within us all lies some particle of the dove, kneaded into our frame, along with the elements of the wolf and serpent"
"O body swayed to music, O brightening glance,/ How can we know the dancer from the dance?"
In which Kegan's stages are applied to a musical genius
Towards a framework for systematic value discovery.
Is everyone going to be enlightened soon?
machines + society Mako Shen | Dec 31, 2020 Before the essay, here are the recall questions from last month: In 1984, Orwell wrote “until they have bec…
machines + society by Mako Shen | Nov 30, 2020 ‘Am I Dreaming, Or is Everyone Asleep?’: On the Analogy of Sleep in Modern Culture The Knight’s Dream, b…
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machines + society Mako Shen | Aug 31, 2020 Before the essay, here are the recall questions from last month: What, specifically, is the problem with ho…
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machines + society Mako Shen | June 30, 2020 I Am Happy (?) Human research often requires subjective self-reports. Yet there is strong evidence that we…