Commons

Memes as digital crafts

Felipe G. Gil

A democratic source of collective creativity, memes define our digital culture through transformative practices.

Storytelling

Lateral Approaches to Video Games

Adrià Pujol Cruells | Marta Salicrú | Lucía Lijtmaer | María García Vera

We invite an anthropologist, a journalist, a writer, and a performer to share their views of the world of video games.

Storytelling

Shall We Play a Game?

Inés Macpherson

We explore the relationships between science fiction and video games, two narrative forms with a great capacity for imagining new universes.

Posthumanism(s)

We bring together different voices that are searching for new ways of conceiving of humanity and its relation with the ecosystems of which it forms part, taking into account the complexity and richness of plant and animal intelligences, and of artificial intelligence.

Planet

De-centred Humanity I

Elisabet Roselló

On the need for considering new world visions geared towards a resilience and a more adequate position at this planetary time.

Planet

De-centred Humanity II

Elisabet Roselló

Theories such as actor-network theory, flat or object-oriented ontologies and hyperobjects, question the central role of human beings in the conception of the classic natural order.

Science

Our Monsters

Roc Jiménez de Cisneros

New materials, which have emerged because of human activity, may force us to rethink the distinction between the natural and the artificial.

Planet

Minister of the Future

Timothy Morton

Timothy Morton represents the heirs of the planet, human and non-human, whose existence will be determined by what we do and how we think from now on.

Technology

A more human posthumanism?

Marc Mela

We are immersed in scientific and technological transformations that are affecting the human condition itself. What is the meaning of tendencies such as posthumanism? How should we think about this “afterness”?

Technology

World Siliconization

Éric Sadin

The irresistible expansion of digital liberalism points towards regulating, for the sole purpose of benefit, the course of life through algorithms.

Technology

The 4.0 Revolution and its Tunes

Ramon Sangüesa

As in the previous pointzero revolutions, the story of efficiency and economic growth coexists with the possibility of an alternative narrative that situates the community at the centre.

Technology

The Bad Pupil

Estampa

Through artistic practice, the Taller Estampa reflects on the discourse around artificial intelligence.

Technology

The Singularity

José Ignacio Latorre

Computation’s possibility for self-learning is leading us towards a point of technological singularity where an artificial intelligence, capable of self-improvement, will surpass the limits of human intelligence.