Relationships between the emerging socio-technical infrastructure and the autonomy of the human subject: Agency, Game Theory & Nudging / Categorization & Golden Cages / Outsourcing Cognition & Freedom / Uncertainty & the Burden of Proof / Cybernetics, Ambiguity & Objectivity / Assumptions, Biases & Watchdogs (55 min.)
From 1993 to 2006, Public Netbase was global node for critical network culture and media arts. But it was far more than that, it was also an intelligence organization in the public interest, a training center for artistist and political activists and grew into vast repository of radical theories and cultural practices.
Suhrkamp just published the new book by Felix Stalder, Word-Information Institute. It brings a lot of issues with which the Institute has engaged repeatedly in recent years, provides a historical context and developed a look at the political dynamics of the present.