Towards an Eco-Ontology

Adam over at Knowledge Ecology has posted about the need for a pluralistic ontology in thinking the differences between nature and culture. I've copied my response to him below: --------------------------------------------- Another stimulating post, Adam. I love the thinkers you are bringing into conversation. I have not yet read Carolan's essay, but I have a few [...]

Feelings Matter because Motion Emotes.

ConferenceReport (or Fred in the meat-world) likes to take his visuoaudiences on a walk through metaphors of mind. In this video, he draws on the work of the cognitive scientists George Lakoff, Thomas Nagel, Antonio Damasio, Thomas Metzinger, and William James, among others. I'm most interested in what Fred has to say about the relationship between consciousness and [...]