Metafiction #1 : The Prismatic Subdivisions of an Idea
Date: Friday 5 February 2016
Venue: Lecture Hall
In 1897 Stéphane Mallarmé discovers the multiverse in the form of a poem. In 2014 Grant Morrison gives shape to DC comics’ 52 versions of earth. Both draw the possiblity of superhabitable scapes. An architecture for the ontologies to come.
Charles Arsene-Henry founded speculative research agency White Box Black Box in 2009. He is currently conceiving The Library is on Fire with the Luma Foundation and teaching an AA media studies course titled Shapes of Fiction. He is also writing Molly Psycho Mantis Bloom.
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