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Dawn of Tool-Time

Originally posted on L.M. Sacasas:
It is sometimes suggested that human beings may be characterized as tool-using animals. Some, for example Katherine Hayles, have alternatively ventured to define human beings as meaning-making animals: “… the primary purpose of narrative is to search for meaning, making narrative an essential technology for human beings, who can…


Nick: Egads, even I am too busy to log into Steam these days. I’ve hit a lull with Skyrim, my horse keeps getting cooked by my own errant fireballs, and the sprawling design of it is actually more daunting than I first realized. I thought I was a big fan of the sandbox experience, but … Continue reading