Dr Nina Williams1 1UNSW, Canberra, Australia   Artistic practices are often understood as a form of communication, an act of denoting or connoting a message. Yet we often find that precisely what is felt in an aesthetic moment is irreducible...
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Miss Breeze Mojel1 1UNSW Canberra, Campbell, Australia, 2The Difference Lab   For over a century, thinkers of fashion have theorised the collective as being bound together by forces and ideas external to their members with the role of ideology seen...
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Dr Thomas Keating1 1UNSW Canberra   In his book Neo-finalism, the French philosopher Raymond Ruyer (1952 [2016]) describes a crisis of contemporary thought – a moment brought about by a false analogy between the ‘thinking’ computer and the ‘thinking’ human...
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A/Prof. Michelle Duffy1 1University Of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia   The Encounter (2011) is a solo theatre performance based on Petru Popescu’s book Amazon Beaming (1993), which in turn is an account of Loren McIntyre, a National Geographic photographer who found himself...
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Prof. J-D Dewsbury1, Dr Scott Sharpe1 1UNSW Canberra, Canberra, Australia   This paper theorises the relationship between desire and the unconscious by recasting a major theme of this session; namely behaviour. At least in some versions of social theory, behaviour...
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